The community cards in poker are the five open “shared cards” or “window cards” placed at the center of the table, visible and common to all players. The other cards are private, they can be opened (shown) or closed (hidden).
Variant of poker including this system
- Texas Hold’em, Hold’em or Vegas
- Double Hold’em, or Double Flop Hold’em
- Courchevel, but with a flop card returned after the blind (games)
Pineapple or Crazy Pineapple
The game is playing in three phases
The flop refers to the simultaneous reversal of the first three community cards after the first round of betting.
The turn or fourth street is the fourth up card after the flop, before the river and after the second round of betting.
The river or fifth street is the fifth and final card turned after the flop, after the turn and the third round of betting.