Originally Posted by hegaboy1125a
Most of the players that were created in pokerstars are of American origin, because this country is the birthplace of poker ...
On the origin of the game and even its name is still being debated . According to one version , the name comes from the German word pochen ( knocking ) . The first mention of the game similar to poker , belong to the XVI century.
Poker is a card game there are more than 500 years. He was born in Europe, in Spain, France
and Italy. Poker rules then were somewhat different. With the passage of time changed the rules of poker . The first written mention of the modern version of poker appeared in 1829 in the memoirs of actor Joe Kauela . In 1834, started playing poker in a deck of 52 cards. However, as the rules have not changed , the winner was determined by the presence of his poker combinations.
At one time, poker was the national card game of the United States. He still is the most popular game in the United States among card games.