The most popular variation of draw poker - five card draw - is the game that many people learn when they first start playing poker.
It's very easy and is played similar to the way that video poker is played, with cards being discarded and drawn after an initial round of betting.
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Five Card Draw
Five card draw is the most popular draw poker game, and is very easy to play. If you can play video poker, you can play five card draw. There are just two rounds of betting, one after the cards are dealt and one after new cards are drawn. Five card draw is a very flexible game, which can be played as limit, no limit, pot limit and with or without jokers in the deck.
Triple Draw (Lowball)
There are a few different variations of triple draw available to play online. Poker rooms offers Deuce to Seven Lowball, where aces are high and straights and flushes count as high hands and the object is to get the lowest hand possible - 7-5-4-3-2.
Badugi is a chinese triple draw poker game, where the object is to get the lowest hand possible, known as a 'Badugi'. It consists of 4-3-2-A, with one card from each of the 4 suits. In Badugi there are no straights or flushes, and each pair or extra suited card in your hand at the end of the drawing rounds, means that you have one less card that can count in your hand.