Poker is a card game in which players compete with one another to win chips. The game is played with a standard deck of 52 playing cards, though some variants may have additional cards or jokers. The card values are aces, kings, queens, and jacks. The remaining cards are ranked 10, nine, eight, seven, six, five, and four. The ace can be either high or low. Each player must use five cards to form their hand. The chips come in a variety of colors, including red, white, blue, and green. Some games also have Wild Cards, which are cards of the same suit that were not used in the previous hand.
In poker, the best possible hand is the Royal Straight Flush. A Royal Straight Flush consists of 5 cards of the same value. In addition to the ace, two wild cards can be used to form the royal flush. If there are ties in the hand, the higher card wins. High hands are considered high hands if two of the five cards are the same suit or value.
There are several variations of poker, such as three-card stud and five-card draw. Both of these variations involve five or more players, and all of them are based on a standard 52-card deck. The game is usually played with five or six players.