Rules & Strategy

Play for FUN or Play for REAL at the

Casino Directory
Rules & Strategy
Casino Reviews
Casino Tutorials
Casino Knowledge
Gambling Software
Land Based Casinos
Casino Affiliate Guide
Casino Books
Player Resources
Casino Links
Tips & Cheats


4 Online Gambling
101 Casinos
123 Keno
4 Poker Tips
101 Video Poker

3-5-7 Poker Rules
3-5-7 Poker is a simple poker based game several people slowly finding a home in the casinos. I know it has been offered at the Fremont in Las Vegas and Harveys in Take Tahoe.

Asian Stud Rules
Asian Stud is new table game currently found only in the Seattle area casinos. The owners of the game employed my services to analyze the game. It is with their permission that I indicate the following results of my analysis.

Big Six Rules
Otherwise known as The 'Wheel of Fortune' this game is played on a large vertical wheel. There are inlaid dollar bills of various denominations. The player bets on which denomination the indicator will stop on.

Blackjack Rules
The game of Blackjack shall be played at a table having on one side places for the players and on the opposite side a place for the dealer.

Baccarat Rules
The game of Baccarat shall be played at a table having numbered places for up to fourteen seated players and places for the dealers.

Blackjack Switch Rules
Blackjack switch is a blackjack variant, which allows the player to do what is normally considered as a classic cheating manoeuver, trading cards between two hands.

Bonus Six Rules
Bonus Six is a poker based game card game, popular in the casinos of Black Hawk, Colorado. As in five-card stud the player gets cards gradually and must keep raising to stay in or fold.

Boston 5 Rules
Boston 5 is a new poker based game that is spreading quickly. I keep getting new siting reports so I no longer keep track of where it is played. The game is owned by New Vision Gaming. Following are the rules, strategy, and house advantage for the game.

Boule Rules
La Boule is a roulette popular in France. The game features 9 numbers and 3 colors of which to bet on. Personally I have only seen it once at a casino in Antibes but it was closed the time of day I was there.

Caribbean 21 Blackjack Rules
Caribbean 21 is a blackjack variant offered by Real Time Gaming Internet casinos. The game offers the player the ability to split any two initial cards and to hit and redouble after doubling.

Caribbean Stud Poker Rules
This game is a variation of poker played on a blackjack sized table. Following is how the game is played:

Casino Hold'em Rules
Casino Hold'em is a Texas Hold'em variation that is popular is played in Egypt, Austria, Seychelles, Australia, and Russia.

Casino War Rules
Casino War is without a doubt the easiest card game to play in the casino. If you have ever played war as a child, or simply made a bet on who could draw the highest card then war will seem instantly familiar. Following are the specific rules.

Catch a Wave Rules
Catch a Wave is a table game found at Foxwoods in Mashantucket, Connecticut. I have yet to see the game myself but I've been asked about it so many times I could ignore it no longer.

Chuck a Luck Rules
Chuck a luck is simple dice game that seems close to suffering the fate of the dodo bird. However the game can still be found at the New York New York casino, at least as of February 17, 2001.

Derby Rules
Looking for the slowest way possible to lose your money? With the possible exception of penny slots, which are hard to find any longer, the answer may be Derby.

Double Down Stud Rules
Double down stud is another poker based table game. It is a lot like let it ride but goes directly to four cards and has a slightly more generous pay table. If played properly the element of risk is between 2% and 3% which is normal for new games.

Double Exposure Blackjack Rules
Double exposure is a blackjack variation in which both dealer cards are exposed. Naturally there are other rule changes that favor the dealer to compensate.

Flip-It Rules
You've probably seen Flip-It: You insert quarters or dollar tokens into the machine, mechanical spinners flip the coin up onto a shelf, and mechanical pusher arms push the stack of coins towards the edge.

Keno Rules
In order to be eligible for inclusion in a Game of Keno, a Receipt Ticket, the details of which must be recorded and be resident on magnetic media at the Central Site, must be issued to the Subscriber.

Poker Rules
Poker shall be played at a table having on one side places for seated players and on the opposite side a place for the dealer. Each poker table shall have a drop box attached to it.

Roulette Rules
The game of Roulette shall be played at a table with an imprinted layout cloth and with a roulette wheel, of not less than 0.75 meters in diameter, at one end.

Two-up Rules
The game of Two-Up shall be played at a table circular in shape, having on the outside places for the players and on the inner side, known as the ring, places for the dealers, the boxer and a spinner.

Gaming Machine Rules
The instructions on how to play each gaming machine are displayed on the gaming machine artwork or screen.

Let it Ride Rules
Play starts with each player makes three bets of equal size. Then the dealer gives every player three cards and two community cards are placed face down

Pai Gow(Tile) Rules
Get yourself comfortable, grab a drink if you wish, and settle in because pai gow is probably the most difficult casino game to explain. Although the ranking of the hands is rather involved the concept of the game is quite simple.

Pai Gow Poker Rules
Pai gow poker is a variation of the Chinese domino game gai gow. Pai gow poker is played with a 53 card deck, including a joker.

Pontoon Blackjack Rules
In Pontoon any five-card hand or a pontoon (same thing as a blackjack) pay 2 to 1, including after splitting.

Horse Betting Rules
The purpose of this section will be to explain the basic bets available to the racetrack bettor, how the payoffs are determined, and cut the track takes from the betting pool.

Red Dog Rules
Red Dog is a variation of acey-duecey or in-between. The game itself is difficult to find these days. However any Starnet online casino offers the game.

Sicbo (Big & Small) Rules
Sic Bo, meaning "dice pair" is an ancient Chinese gambling game. Today it is one of the lesser known casino games and is often confined to designated rooms for Asian games.

Spanish 21 Blackjack Rules
Spanish 21 is a variation of blackjack that is one of the best bets in a casino. In locations where the dealer stands on a soft 17 or redoubling is allowed, Spanish 21 is probably a better bet than blackjack, depending on the specific blackjack rules.

Sports Betting Rules
Welcome to my section on probabilities in sports betting. This and racetrack betting are unique sections at the Wizard of Odds because it can not be purely analyzed with mathematics. In other words you can never know exactly what the house edge is for a certain bet because of the human factor involved in sports.

Super Fun 21 Blackjack Rules
Super Fun 21 is a blackjack variation found at lots of casinos in Las Vegas. There are lots of liberal rules offset by most blackjacks paying only even money.

Three Card Draw Rules
Three Card Draw Poker is a video poker based game. Instead of five cards there are three and instead of one deck there are four. The player may choose from two games: sevens or better and bonus poker.

Three Card Poker Rules
Three card poker is two games in one. The player may bet on either one, both, and in different amounts. Both games are based on hands consisting of three cards.

Three Way Action Rules
Three way action is three games in one. The player may make any number and combination of them. There is also an optional blackjack side bet. The game is played with a single deck of cards that is shuffled after every hand. Following are the betting options.

Triple Shot Rules
Triple shot is a new table game I noticed at Harrah's in Las Vegas. It it three games in one. The player may play War, Blackjack, Poker, or any combination of these games.

Ultimate 21 Blackjack Rules
Ultimate 21 is a cross between blackjack and big six. The enjoyed a long stretch at the Sahara and Las Vegas and currently is being found at various casinos in Mississippi.

Video Poker Rules
Video poker made its entry to the casino in the seventies and is today one of the most popular forms of gambling. For the player who likes a game of skill, a low house edge, the possibility of large wins, and the anonymity of playing alone there is nothing else that can compare to video poker.

Wild Hold'em Fold'em Rules
Wild Hold 'em Fold 'em Poker is yet another new poker variation table game. This is evidently the first wild card table game to achieve any degree of success.

Big Wheel Rules
The game of Big Wheel shall be played at a table having on one side places for the players, and on the opposite side a place for the dealer(s) with a circular wheel of not less than 1.5 metres in diameter.

Craps Rules
The game of Craps shall be played on a table, oblong in shape with rounded corners and high walled sides.

Mini-Baccarat Rules
The game of Mini Baccarat shall be played at a table having numbered places for seated players and a place for the dealer.

Pontoon Rules
Pontoon shall be played at a table having on one side up to seven boxes for the players and on the opposite side a place for the dealer.

Sicbo Rules
The game of Sic-Bo shall be played at a table having on one side places for the players and on the opposite side a place for the dealer(s).

Casino Promotion Rules
The rules contained in this schedule shall apply to casino promotions.

Casino Tournament Rules
The casino operator may, from time to time, subject to the prior approval of the Authority and in conformity with the terms of such approval, conduct tournaments.

General Casino Rules
A player shall not be advised by an employee of the casino on how to play, except to ensure compliance with these rules.

200% BONUS!!
Buy $60, get $90 FREE!!
Lucky Nugget - Where anyone can strike gold

Sitemap    About Us    Contact Us    Link To Us

Gamblers Anonymous | Affiliate Program | Online Gambling .com

Copyright © 2003 by Big, All rights reserved.