Poker seems to become increasingly popular in the population.
Why not introduce one or two game types that are gentler on newbies than NLH and big-O? I recently watched NL 2-7 single draw on WSOP, which looks like a very “simple” game.
Surely the Replay Student Intern can spaghetti code the necessary software in half a jiffy. After all, the hand rankings are simply the exact opposite as in NLH.