When you are playing classic poker, you had better bring all you poker playing experience with you. In this version, you are playing against 4 other players and they are all controlled by the computer. When the game begins, you get five cards, and you select the cards that you want to change. After that there are two rounds of betting, and after the second one, all the players get to show their cards. The game will show you when you should ask the other players to show their cards. The loser will be placed out of the game at least until the round is complete. This will go on until there are only two players left, and the winner will take all. After the players show their cards, they are given a new set of cards and they can start the whole process all over again. This will go on until a winner is found. The strategy is to always look for the highest hand every round that you play. This takes a little bit of getting used to, and you may lose a few rounds before you get the hang of it. It is important that you have a clear understanding of how the hands interact with each other. There are times when you have two similar outcomes, but the numbers are different, making on greater than the other; avoid pairs of low numbers. Always think of how you can get a full house and above. This will keep you safe until the final round, when you have to play for the full pot. If you cannot go down to the casino, do not despair, you can get your computer, get your favorite beverage from the kitchen and play this free online poker game for as long as you possibly can.