Elliot Frome’s roots run deep into gaming theory and analysis. His father, Lenny, was a pioneer in developing video poker strategy in the 1980s and is credited with raising its popularity to dizzying heights. Elliot is a second generation gaming author and analyst with nearly 20 years of programming experience. He is well positioned to take over where his father left off. While many of Elliot's articles deal with video poker strategy, he also targets the breakdown of new games, both live and electronic. His website is www.gambatria.com.
Buy his book Expert Strategy for Three Card Poker now!
Question? Comment? E-mail me at: Elliot Frome
Winning Strategies | I have to admit that Jacks or better can be a bit of a slow game. Of all the varieties of video poker, it has the lowest volatility, which means the ups and downs of your bankroll are going to be kept to a minimum.view
Winning Strategies | We now have less than six weeks to go until National Video Poker Day, which is Sept. 6 (9/6). I’ve spent this summer doing my best to bring my readers up to speed on the basics of video poker and why it is deserving of having its own day.view
Winning Strategies | This week, I will finish up the rest of the table, which has many critical hands on it. The fact that these are some of the worst hands you can be dealt does not lessen their importance as they will still account for a large percentage of our hands and thus, playing them correctly is crucial to achieving the theoretical payback.view
Winning Strategies | Last week, I covered the top 14 rows of the strategy table for full-pay Jacks or Better video poker. National Video Poker Day is less than two months away and I’ve got to do my best to teach as many of you as possible how to play video poker.view