History of Poker and Texas Hold'em

People love poker, mainly because it's fun to play but true fans of the game also love digging into poker's rich and compelling history.

In this guide, we take a deep dive into poker's origins and how it exploded in popularity in recent times. We'll also explore the rise of the World Series of Poker, some of poker history's greatest and most influential players, and how the poker chip has changed and evolved over the years.