Inside PokerSnowie's brain reveals the work of the Snowie AI Team. It explores first hand how the brain of PokerSnowie evolves and learns advanced strategic concepts, on its own.
PokerSnowie's ultimate aim is to produce the perfectly balanced game, find the ultimate un-exploitable equilibrium for all No Limit Hold'em configurations. Join us on this fascinating journey, which is just starting, into the future of poker.
You open under the gun with AQ Diamond and get called by the Hijack and the Small Blind. The flop comes QT9 for top pair with top kicker and the nut flush draw. You bet half pot and the SB check raises pot, which you call. The turn is blank (2 of spades). The SB checks, and you are now facing four options: Should you check, bet Half Pot, bet Pot or go All-In?
There has been no Christmas break for PokerSnowie (although we will admit that the human beings looking after it were probably not quite as diligent as usual in the past few days..)!
In any case, we're fast approaching 1 million hands played against PokerSnowie, and so it's time to provide you with an update.
in a $5/$10 game, the cutoff player raises to $20 and the button player folds.
What are the ranges now for the SB player?
Your 53 suited blanked on the river and you now face a choice. Should you check or make a bluff bet? And if betting, by how much? In the first of this Video Quiz series, Sharp takes you through the hand and shows how to better understand your options with the powerful analysis and scenario tools of PokerCoach, powered by PokerSnowie.
Since the release of Challenge PokerSnowie in PokerCoach on Thursday 12th December, several thousand players have already tried their hand against the most advanced NL Hold’em artificial intelligence.
So we thought we would share how PokerSnowie has been doing against its human challengers.
The PokerSnowie team has launched a new feature allowing players to go head to head against the best No Limit Hold'em GTO player - PokerSnowie. In this short introduction video, professional player and coach Sharp shows the functionality of Challenge PokerSnowie in PokerCoach, and demonstrates how to analyse the hands played against PokerSnowie.
Exploring the new scenario feature of PokerCoach powered by PokerSnowie
(article based on an old version of the AI from year 2013)
The scenario feature of PokerCoach powered by PokerSnowie lets you set up any situation, varying all the parameters to your heart’s content – number of players, stack sizes, hole cards, betting rounds, etc… - and do a detailed analysis of the ensuing scenarios.
It is an extremely powerful coaching feature, as it allows you to really drill down into specific situations and understand the logic behind the best possible moves.
In the following article, I explore 5 ways you can use scenarios to improve your game, have some fun and answer the ultimate question: “Did I play my hand right?”