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Mental Game Stories #5

Tweet As part of the Mental Game contest, I asked a handful of readers who submitted partial stories in this survey, to go into more detail about their experience with the mental game. Yesterday I posted this story from Peter, I’ll post one more tomorrow and the last one Tuesday. Next up is Matthias: Hey, […]

Mental Game Stories #2

Tweet As part of the Mental Game contest, I asked a handful of readers who submitted partial stories in this survey, to go into more detail about their experience with the mental game. Yesterday I posted this story from Garrett, and I’ll post one more each day for the next five days. This is a […]

The Placebo Effect

Tweet Found this interesting video last week. It’s short, but really interesting. One thing to keep in mind about the placebo effect, is that focus can be a placebo. Just having greater focus can make you improve mental game issues, like tilt. If you’re focused on tilting less, some of you will tilt less, just […]

Session with Dr. Giggy

Tweet Martin Fournier the BlueFire Poker Coach. Last week I did a session with him where we talked about Tilt and Motivation. It’s a really interesting session, that occasionally throws in some golf talk, because he’s a budding golfer – playing to a 2 handicap. You can listen/download the audio from his blog here. Tweet

Handling Bad Beats

Tweet Some players can handle bad beats better than others. Some are highly skilled complainers and tell stories constantly, even though they know full well that no one else gives a shit. George is one of those people…until today. I held a contest on the Blonde Poker forum a few weeks ago, giving the poster […]

Tilt and Magic

Tweet Mental Game of Poker co-author Barry Carter has been busy once again on his blog, which is fast becoming a a brilliant resource for poker psychology commentary. This week he discusses the role of Tilt in Magic the Gathering. Neither of us are particularly familiar with the game, other than it is fundamentally very […]

7 Types of Tilt

Tweet World Poker Tour Magazine, Issue 84 [Click to read PDF] God decreed the 10 commandments, Ghandi outline seven principals to a happy life and now Jared Tendler is on hand to breakdown the seven types of tilt. In last month’s article we took a common explaination of tilt, refined it and firmly rooted it […]

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