Colors of Poker

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Have you ever closely observed the ambiance of poker clubs or casinos? And while playing online poker, have you intently noticed the colors of an online poker site? If the answer to both the questions was ‘No’ then here is a look at how colors add essence to the game of live poker and online poker games.

The lightning in the casino is always low and pleasantly intoxicates to give a comfy environment similar to a home to the poker players. The flooring and carpeting in poker clubs are done uniquely, i.e., patterns like colorful swirls and lines are chosen as they are mesmerizing and pleasing to the eye. Similarly, the colors used in online poker sites basically revolve around casino theme colors – red, green, black, blue and white. Moreover, different shades of these colors are used to influence the mind of poker players because each color has a psychological attribute attached to it. Even the most common chip colors used in casinos and home poker chip sets are: white, red, blue, green and black. Not only this, you can today find a four-color deck featuring black spades, red hearts, blue diamonds and green clubs.

As the clouds come floating into sky not to carry rain or usher storm, just to add color to the evening sky, likewise colors float in the poker world making the game worth playing. Following are the common colors of poker games and their influence

Red is the best color to pump the adrenaline like no other hue. It is the best choice when you want to stir up excitement in the poker night party or late night online poker tournaments because it is known to raise your blood pressure and incite action. It is a color which draws people together and stimulates conversation.

Blue is considered as the “snug as a bug in a rug”. It adds tranquility and creates harmony in the gaming environment. It exhibits an inner security and confidence and bolsters both physical strength and mental well-being of a poker player.

Green is hand-picked because of its serene nature. Whether you mismatch it with rejuvenating nature of blue or with the vividness of red, green provides enough warmth to promote comfort and togetherness. Moreover, green has a soothing effect when used for designing poker websites or live poker rooms as it is believed to relieve stress. For the same reason, the felt of the poker table, both online and offline, is green.

Black is a color to glamorize the environment. A touch of black adds depth to the surroundings, and this color in the background tends to enhance all the colors. Black is the perfect canvas to liven things up.

White is a reflective color which magnifies everything in its surroundings. As the color symbolizes purity and peace, it creates a sense of order in live poker and efficiency in the online poker environment helping poker players to harmonize their poker play.

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