Baccarat is a popular online casino game developed by Microgaming, which is a medium speed variant. With clear, sharp graphics and an uncluttered layout, the game is quite attractive for the beginners. In this game, the bettor has to bet on that hand, which he believes will have the highest outcome. The apparatus is also quite user-friendly for the veteran players.

How to play Baccarat?

Baccarat is always played with a 52-card deck and has a betting range varying from £10 to £500, which is quite high considering the other casino games. It is up to the casino that the handling of cards will be either in the hands of the dealer or with the players themselves. The face cards, the 10s and the suits hold no value. Instead, they are counted as 0, and also the Ace has the value of 1. The players have an ability to bet on 2 sides that are the Banker hand and the Player hand. Thus in this casino game, there are 2 hands to deal with i.e. one of a player and one of a banker.

The best hand that's possible in this game is 9 and moreover, the cards will be dealt out side-by-side. The player has to make 2 decisions that include the size of wager, and whether the bet is to be placed on the banker, the player or the tie. Once both the cards are dealt, the static rules will determine whether any of these hands will receive a 3rd card again or not. Well, this move is automatic, and you will be informed immediately whether you have lost or won the bet. The players need to be aware of the fact that there is no autoplay in this game.

The totals comprising of double-digits are not present, meaning that instead of counting totals of double-digits such as 11, 12 or 13, they are to be represented by their second digits which are 1, 2 and 3 respectively.

Final Thoughts

Baccarat is a very easy casino table game with some simple rules and a short duration. The sound effects can also be adjusted by the players. This table casino game seems to be quite appealing, to the mysterious bettors and high-rollers because of its easy bet. Moreover, the odds it lends are quite convincing. They can play in either utmost silence, or take in the ambience present in this game. For the players who want to avoid complex casino games having various rules and bets, Baccarat is the one perfect fit for them.


Game Name: Baccarat

Posted On: 02/12/2015

Author: Caroline Mitchell

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