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Poker Variations

While you may not find many (or any) of these games online for fun or real money, we thought we'd list some cool poker variations to add to your repetoire or home game. There's oodles of fun poker variations to explore. Some are very similar to your typical game of Hold'em or Stud, while others twist the rules immensely and are concoctions that have been brewed up for no other reason than to build big pots.

We hope you enjoy our list of "off" games and we ask our readers if they have any great home games that don't appear to be listed here, that you drop us a line with your variation of poker along with the rules and we may just post it here with credit given to you as the author! Thanks for helping us become the most informative poker website on the net!

Double Legger - Built for and played by those that enjoy BIG pots!

Bullet - Not to be confused with Three Card Charlie.

California - Similar to Omaha Poker, but much different.

Between the Sheets - A card game that offers huge pots and is more for "the gambler" type.


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