Video Poker at Casino King
If you enjoy playing poker then you are sure to enjoy Video Poker. The game challenges you to build the beast poker hand possible and in exchange you can win some huge prizes. It allows you to hone your card skills whilst having loads of fun and potentially winning a fortune.
How to Play
There are many different versions of Video Poker and there are some small differences in how the games are played but the basic procedure is the same. First you need to decide the coin size you wish to use and how many you want to bet on the round (depending on the game this could be anything from ?0.01 right the way up to ?100 or more). You will then be dealt five cards and need to choose which to hold. The rest of the cards are replaced and you are paid out according to the strength of the hand that you have built. The amount you win and the hands that you need to form will depend on what type of Video Poker you are playing. However, in generally they follow the standard hand rankings.
One of the most exciting things about Video Poker is that many games will allow you to play more than one hand simultaneously. For example, if you enjoy the popular game Jacks or Better, you can choose between versions offering one, four, ten and fifty hands. Obviously the more hands that you play at once the better your chances of winning. Some Video Poker games, such as MegaJacks, offer the chance to win a progressive jackpot. The way the jackpot is won may vary slightly from game to game, but often it is won by betting the maximum number of coins and forming a Royal Flush.
Variants on Offer
One of the great things about Video Poker is that there are so many versions of it and they all offer something a little bit different. The most common form of the game is Jacks or Better. It requires you to form a poker hand that contains at least a Pair of Jacks. As mentioned, you will find versions allowing you to play one, four or fifty hands at the same time. There is also a ten-hand version of the game that offers a progressive jackpot.Another popular version is Aces & Faces. This game gives you the chance to win some huge payouts for specific hands, such as one containing four Jacks, Queens, Kings or Aces. Once again, you will find versions offering a different number of hands. Some Video Poker games offer you the use of wild cards to help and complete better poker hands. For instance, in Deuces Wild the Two cards are wild and in Joker Poker the Jokers are wild. The wild cards mean you have a great chance of forming a really strong hand and winning a large payout.Other popular Video Poker variants include 2 Ways Royal, which doubles your chance of hitting a Royal Flush thanks to a Lo Royal Flush option, and All American, which offers an increased payout for flushes, straights and straight flushes.Start exploring our Video Poker games today and you?ll soon be a poker master.