Top 5 most played casino games

Gaming

The world revolves around the game of chance, and so does the casino games. There are many games which are addictive and thrilling, but if driven by the right combination of luck and skill, you can earn from these games. Here is a list of the most played casino games, (starting from the most played) and the basic rules of the game.

Blackjack

This card game is also known as twenty-one because the game revolves around this number. Played between several players and the dealer (i.e., players don’t play against each other), the main goal of this game is to beat the dealer. Everyone is given two cards including the dealer who has one card face down which is not revealed till the last minute. Each card has its corresponding worth whereas all face cards have a value of 10 and ace has a value of either 11 or 1 (whichever the player decides). Players can beat the dealer either by getting 21 points in the first two cards, achieving a final score higher than the dealer without surpassing 21 or by letting them draw extra cards until the hand goes beyond 21.

Roulette

Roulette is a game comprising of a large circular wheel with numbers running till 37 (American roulette goes to 38). Players can wager on a specific number or a group of numbers such as odd/even, red/black or high/low. Once wagered the croupier spins the wheel and the ball. Once the ball rests on a number, all wagers corresponding with that number where the ball lands win.

Poker

Poker is played one-to-many. The dealer deals the player/dealer cards, and the players wager on them according to the rank they think their hand is as compared with other players. The rankings of the card in decreasing order are the royal flush, straight flush, four of a kind, full house, flush, straight, three of a kind, two pairs, pair and high card.

Baccarat

Players are given two cards, player and the dealer, and they have to wager on the players, the dealer or the tie. The players wager on them, and then the hands are dealt. The value of both the cards are added, and if it is beyond 10, the result is subtracted by 10. For instance, 9+7=6 and in this manner, 16-10=6. The one with the higher of the two and the one who placed the corresponding wager is the winner.

Craps

This game includes two dice and a large board consisting of numbers among many other things. (Usually) Every player gets a turn to swing the dice. If the dice lands on number 7 or number 11, the player wins. If the dice fall on number 2, 3 or 12, the wager is lost.

These are the top five most played casino games. Remember that the money you will earn through these games is proportional to the risk involved. Games with low risk give you less cash whereas games with high risk give you more money.