Poker Variants - the complete list
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Poker games are usually categorized like this (quote from Poker News.com):
Draw Poker Variations
In these types of games, players receive a full hand on the initial deal, and then discard some of those cards, which are replaced with new cards from the deck.
Stud Poker Variations
In most types of Stud games, the players are dealt an initial amount of cards, and then one more card each time a betting round is completed until seven (or five in Five Card Stud) cards are dealt. In a few variations, the players are dealt all of their cards initially, and then reveal cards at certain mandated times during the betting rounds.
Shared-Card Poker Variations
In these types of poker, players are dealt a small amount of cards individually, and then cards are placed in the center of the table that are common to all players.