Unusual Blackjack Games

Most of the casinos both in Vegas and online now provide lots of different variants of the game. There are so many variations of the game now that no one can say for sure how many versions there are. Here we will list the most popular variations of the game.

Red or Black

This is a side bet that the first dealer card will be either red or black. Bets are placed on separate special circles.

Royal Match Bet

In case first two cars are of the same suit, the payout is 3 to 1. If first two cards of the same suit are a King and a Queen, this is a royal match and pays 10 to 1.

Double Exposure

This Blackjack variation is also sometimes called a zweikartenspiel. According to the rules of this game, player and dealer cards are dealt face up. There is no Blackjack bonus and the dealer wins in case of a tie. The game also provides no insurance.

Spanish 21

The game is played with 6-8 decks of cards. If a player has a Blackjack, he always wins. Players are allowed to hit and double after they split Aces and can surrender after they Double. Doubling is allowed on any first two cards. A hand of 6, 7 and 8 pays 3 to 2, if 6 and 7 and 8 are of the same suit, it pays 2 to 1 and if they are all spades it pays 3 to 1. If case the player has a 777 hand against a dealer 7 pays $1,000. There are no tens in the deck.

21 Madness

A side bet in the game of Blackjack. In case the player has a Blackjack and the dealer does not, the side bet pays out from $5 to $1000.

Lucky Ladies

A side bet that first two cards will be a pair of Queens. This hand can be beaten.

Lucky Lucky

Side bet with lots of special and complex payouts on some hands.

Streak

A side bet on a player winning streak.

10 Sep 2009 by BlackjackDoc.com
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