Blackjack, or 21 as it is often called, is one of the most popular casino games in the industry. It is sheer luck that the player plays against the dealer’s cards. You do not play against other players at the table. Ultimately, the cards decide the outcome of the game. It is necessary to have a hand from the value as close as possible to 21 which also represents the value that must not be exceeded by neither player nor by the same bench.

Card Values

Values ​​of cards in blackjack are simple. Cards numbered 2-9, number of cards, represent themselves. There are alternative meanings or representations of these cards. The paper Ace can be considered as a 1 or 11 depending on the value which the player or the dealer who wish to give it. The face cards (Jack, Queen, King) count all 10. For example, the player will win if he gets a queen and an ace that would yield a value of 21. However, if you get three Kings, at this point exceed the value of twenty-one, and forgiveness. The symbols and the colors of the cards have no bearing on the game.

Playing the Game

Blackjack RulesThe method of play is quite simple. Once the bets have been placed by each of the players on the table, the dealer deals each player two cards face up. The dealer distributes two cards, too, except that in his case will both be covered, only later discover it in a way that all the players at the table we can know the value.

The dealer will begin his tour starting from the left, or ask each player what he wants to do in this round of cards. The player must decide whether to ask for another card, which will be covered, called HIT (take another card), or if you stop and so groped his luck STAND (stay with your initial two cards). DOUBLE (double your bet and get one more card only), or split (SPLIT) in the case of two identical cards (creating two separate hands).

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