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PokerStars Team Pro and founder of Run It Up, Jason Somerville may have spoiled the launch date for the much-awaited upcoming new variant from PokerStars, Six…
PokerStars to Launch Six Plus Hold’em Next Week

Jason Somerville leaks the launch date of PokerStars’ new Short Deck Poker game at the PSPC.


The latest update to the PokerStars online poker software suggests that a major platform upgrade (possibly linked to Christmas promotions) could soon be making…
Exclusive: Major PokerStars Platform Update Suggests Big Xmas Push Still to Come

New table themes and the possible introduction of “featured games” could soon appear in the PokerStars dot-com client ahead of Christmas.


Six Plus Hold’em (6+), also called Short Deck Poker, is a community card poker game based on Texas Hold’em. While most of the rules are the same,...
Six Plus Hold’em/Short Deck Poker Beginners Strategy

Now is the time to get up to speed and get ahead of the curve on what will likely be the next “hot” poker game.


One of the games that have seen a flurry of interest over the last few months is Six Plus Hold’em, also referred to as Short Deck Poker.
Six Plus Hold’em/Short Deck Poker Odds and Probabilities

One of the games that have seen a flurry of interest over the last few months is Six Plus Hold’em, also referred…


Short Deck Hold’em, also known as Six Plus Hold’em, is similar to traditional Texas Hold’em. Players are dealt two hole cards and the hand proceeds with…
Short Deck Poker: What it is and Where to Play it Online

Also known as Six Plus Hold’em, the stripped deck game is shaping up to be the next big hit for online poker.


PokerStars and US-facing offshore network Winning Poker Network are preparing to launch the variant of Hold’em.
PokerStars, Americas Cardroom Prepare to Launch Six Plus Hold’em

While PokerStars has yet to officially announce the release of the new game, Americas Cardroom has informed players of its launch later this month.


It seems that global online poker site PokerStars is readying to launch yet another online poker variant: Six Plus Hold’em, also known as Short Deck…
Exclusive: PokerStars’ Next New Online Poker Game Could be Six Plus Hold’em

New leak suggests that the online poker room plans to launch 6+ Hold’em, also known as Short Deck Poker, the action-filled online poker variant that’s proved a hit in Asia.


PokerStars revealed to PRO that it has decided to withdraw its new mobile poker game, Duel. Microgaming's poker software will be used by the Dutch lottery when regulation permits.
Poker Room Insight

Duel gets the hook, TonyBet gets an Android app for Hold’em and Omaha, iPoker expands its Six Plus Hold’em offering and more.


The concept of a stripped-decked Hold’em variant first surfaced in a video last year featuring Tom Dwan and Phil Ivey, who chose to appear in an “Asia Gaming Fans” YouTube video last June to promote the format.
iPoker to Spread Six Plus Hold’em

Stripped deck Hold’em variant to go live next week.


Russian online poker network adds NL hold'em variant. The game plays much the same as No Limit Hold’em, except with the deuce to five cards are removed.
PokerDom Spreads Six-Plus Hold’em

Russian-focused online poker network adds stripped-deck variant.


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