The king, the emperor, the president and almost dictator of all poker games is Texas Holdem
Its popularity can largely be credited to its simplicity, play speed and how easily it can be taught to and understood by
Don't let the simplicity fool you though, it might take an afternoon to learn but it takes a lifetime to master.
Texas Holdem is a shared-card game where players are dealt two cards each face down. In addition five cards are dealt
face up on the table. These are shared by all players with the goal being to make the best five card hand out of the
seven cards (two in the hand and five on the table).
The exact history of the creation of this poker game is long forgotten but it is rumored to have started being played in Robstown,
Texas in the early 20th century and came to Dallas in 1925, hence the name Texas Holdem.