Every casino in the United States, Europe, Australia, and Canada probably uses Texas Hold’em at their tables. Many international casinos have at least one or two tables for Texas Hold’em or some version of 홀덤 game. Texas Hold’em simply doesn’t have a close rival, looking at how much it is played. The closest variation of the game in regard to similarity is Omaha, but it isn’t anywhere near as popular as Texas Hold’em. Texas Hold’em has been king in the world of poker for many years now and it is expected to continue ruling.
Many people who prefer Omaha have often argued that it has a good chance of overtaking Texas Hold’em but that is a matter of personal opinion. However, looking at the sheer number of casinos that have Texas Hold’em tables and the number of tables in each of them, then you would know that what thos Omaha enthusiasts are saying is just mere talk.
Let us look at some of the reasons why Texas Hold’em is likely to remain the king of poker in the foreseeable future.
Texas Holdem is easy to understand and play
The ease with which people learn and play Texas Hold’em is just amazing and is one of the major factors that contribute to its popularity. In fact, most poker player regardless of the variation they play now started out by learning Texas Hold’em before they learned the various variations or other types of hold’em. There is a ton of new players who don’t even know if there are other forms of poker beyond hold’em. They simply know Texas Hold’em and the various variations and that’s it.
More and more beginners are attracted to Texas Hold’em because of the ease of its fundamentals. There is a ton of resources on the internet that you can use to learn the game easily. You can also watch YouTube videos to get a better picture of how the game is played. Many former players of this game have turned into being poker bloggers with some having YouTube channels where they post tips, strategy, and news about Texas Hold’em.
Texas Holdem Is a Brand Name for Poker
Texas Hold’em is arguably poker’s biggest brand name. That is because it is the most played type of poker and many people know it as the only type of poker in existence. A casino, both land-based and online wouldn’t be termed a casino if it didn’t have Texas Hold’em or some form of hold’em. There are several huge tournaments that are held in this game that make it even more popular and worth playing. The story of Moneymaker inspired many players and casinos alike to make Texas Hold’em what it is today. The story made several rounds in news channels and it was all people could talk about for several months and there are still several articles about the story on the internet even though it happened in 2003.
Texas Hold’em makes for good TV and that is another reason why you shouldn’t expect its reign to end any time soon.