Lucky VIP presents Blackjack July 19, 2018
Enjoy a popular card game on Play’n GO’s Blackjack. It is available at Lucky VIP Casino, your favourite online casino! It is a variation of the classic Blackjack game, created as per its American model. It comes with 6 standard decks which exclude the Joker. Your aim is to beat the dealer’s hand by achieving the highest score, without exceeding 21. That’s the reason why Blackjack is also known as “Twenty-One”.
Did you know that the name “Blackjack” was originally coined by American casinos? Back in the days, if you drew the Ace of Spades together with a Jack of Spades or Jack of Clubs, it was considered as a Blackjack. Over the years, the rules changed but the name remained. This game has its own hall of fame at the Barona Casino in San Diego, California. Revisit this popular game on Blackjack!
Top Features of Blackjack
Hit: When you press the Hit button on Blackjack, you are dealt with an additional card.
Stand: Select the “Stand” option to stop receiving cards.
Split: Use “Split” on Blackjack if your first 2 cards are of the same value. Split them into 2 separate hands by placing a second wager of equal value on the second hand. Thus, you can play one hand at a time.
Double Down: The Double Down option is also available for any 2 cards dealt. You are then dealt only one additional card to complete your hand. However, this feature is not available after a Split.
Insurance Bet: Blackjack card game also offers an Insurance Bet. Make use of it when the dealer’s first card is an Ace. Wager on the Insurance side bet which is equal to half of your initial one. If the dealer gets a blackjack, you can win 2:1 on the Insurance Bet and the round ends. If not, the Insurance Bet is lost and the round continues.
How to Play
Get started on Blackjack with the following chip values: 1, 5, 10, 25 and 100. Select your chip to place it on the table, then click on “Deal”. Want to remove your bet? Simply click the "X" chip to remove it. Press the Rebet button if you wish to repeat your bet. If you want to remove all bets placed from the table, click on “Clear All”. You can then start a fresh round. Do you wish to see the game rules? The Table Limits and Help tabs allow you to do so.
Blackjack is generally played with one or more decks. But here, 6 decks are used. As per the table rules, the dealer stands on all 17s, doubles down on any 2 cards and splits once. Only one card is used to split aces and blackjack pays 3:2. A hand totalling 21 after a Split is considered 21, but not Blackjack.
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