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Feature Articles

Every now and then we publish feature articles here on Poker Junkie that don't fit into any one category like poker news or poker strategy. They can be anything from an interview with a big-name poker pro to a few tips on where to go in Las Vegas to a list of the sickest poker hands this year. There's lots of great stuff to be found though, for sure, so dig around a bit and keep your eyes peeled for new articles as they're posted.

How High To Play In Your Home Game

Home poker games can be a lot of fun. They're a great social activity and a good way to pass an evening's entertainment with friends. The Tuesday (or Wednesday, or Thursday) night poker game is a staple activity in homes all across the country and the world. However, it is inescapable that poker is a game played for money, and the question occurs, how high stakes should a home game be?

1 August 2008

Top Rated UK Poker Rooms

For example, there's really no reason why you should have to play poker using dollars. Why not stick to the old pound sterling! All UK poker sites naturally offer you...

27 June 2008

The Ultimate Rock Stars

The heavy metal guitar player Scott Ian got serious about poker after winning the VH1 tournament "Rock Stars of Poker". He is the latest addition the Ultimate Bet Poker team.

30 May 2008

The Absolute Poker Scandal

At first it was only a rumor at the poker forums; players that had lost a lot in the past were all of a sudden winning large amounts at the...

21 May 2008

5 Essential Tips for Online Poker Beginners

What do you need to know to be successful at online poker? That largely depends on how you define online poker success. Online poker players come in all shapes and sizes. Some players are in it for entertainment, some because they relish the challenge of competition. Others want to make a little money and others want the game to be their primary source of income. Whatever your goals, it's possible to achieve them as long as you understand some of the basics.

12 May 2008

The Evolution of Internet Poker Sites

While poker has been a popular game for ages, there is no question that a large contributor to its popularity in later years is the proliferation of online poker sites. How exactly did it get so big? Clearly, the Internet has only been around for a couple of decades, so online poker is relatively new. However, the nature of online poker is such that it has enabled it to grow very quickly. Online poker's history is short but rich. The online world has changed the poker landscape dramatically, and it's important to understand how it all happened, and where the future may lead.

11 May 2008

Why People Play Poker

This will help you with your approach to the game and give you a better chance of getting what you are looking for out of poker.

29 April 2008
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