The Bottom Line
The Poker 6-7-8 Poker Strategy set consists of two strategy cards. The user will find that these cards are more of a mini-Texas Holdem course than just merely a set of rules to follow. The first card covers the Pre Flop.
The number one mistake that losing players make is to play too many hands. They are not very selective about the starting hands they play. The second mistake they make is playing the starting hands out of position. The majority of the newer players and some of the older ones either have no idea about the importance of position.
A fifth panel on card one discusses the pre-flop strategy and defines and explains Position. The back of the card details how to use the card and gives you some information on your expected gain while playing Texas Holdem. The card also informs you that these cards are geared more for Limit Texas Holdem than no limit. Dont let this deceive you. The experienced player knows that the concept of position and solid starting hands is important in all variations of Texas Holdem.
IThehand suggestions for card one are right on the money. The recommendations will give you the best chance of winning by beings selective in your choice of starting hands.
The other two panels discuss Outs, terminology and the concept of Pot odds and give you examples to help understand them. The back of the card also has endorsements from two Poker legends; Doyle Brunson and Mike Caro.
The advice given for different situations are backed by concise examples that cover many of the situations you will encounter during a game.
Many players will want to start out playing in low limit games. Although I stated before that there is no concrete strategy as there is in Blackjack, you can almost use a basic strategy in low limit games based on the math of the games by playing the strong starting hands and continuing after the flop when you get the correct pot odds to do so.
In low limit poker there are more showdowns than in the higher limit and no limit games. By playing a solid game based on the math of the game you can be a winning player without much effort. These cards can guide you along the way.
Great for Online Play
You can however keep them in your pocket and sneak a peak if you desire. If you are an experienced player you might want to bring them to the table to make the other players think you are a beginner.
The real strength of these cards will be discovered during online play. Most players this day start out playing the low limit games on the Internet. These cards are extremely valuable for online play because you can set them out in front of you while you play online. Nobody can see you referring to your cards as you play out the hands.