The First Lesson of BlackJack

Posted by on Oct 12, 2012 in Blackjack | Comments Off

The First Lesson of BlackJack

Blackjack is a very popular game when it comes to casinos. There probably are many different Blackjack games, but I can only tell you about the ones I have played personally. There is regular blackjack, switch blackjack, Spanish 21, and Vegas Style Blackjack. Each of these blackjack games can be played regular or with bonuses added on to them to make them more challenging to play. Most of the bonuses are the same no matter which blackjack games you play. Switch Blackjack is two hands are dealt instead of one. Spanish 21 has no tens in the decks. Vegas Style Blackjack always has the match the...

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The first step towards Blackjack fanboyism

Posted by on Jul 16, 2012 in Blackjack, Online Blackjack | 0 comments

The first step towards Blackjack fanboyism

If you’ve never played blackjack in a casino before, it may seem intimidating especially if you’re new to the game. But fear not! The game is pretty simple, and if you and a group of friends sit together at a table it will take away some of your uneasiness. Here’s a quick intro to the game so you’ll know what to expect. When the game begins the dealer will give each player and himself 2 cards. The point values for the cards are as follows: 2-9 are worth their face value; jacks, queens and kings are worth 10; aces are worth either 11 or 1, whichever works best for your...

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Blackjack Terminology

Posted by on Sep 3, 2011 in Blackjack | 0 comments

Blackjack Terminology

The world of blackjack is all about lucky number “21“. The goal is to reach twenty-one, or be close and hope the dealer busts. Each person is dealt two cards, the player and the dealer then has the option to hit, stand, double-down, or split. Black Jack is what everyone hopes for, its the result of an Ace and a 10 (or King, Queen, Jack) which are also 10′s. The best the dealer can hope for is matching the players cards, but it is rare for both the player and the dealer to both hit blackjack. Therefore, most blackjacks result in a payout. A ‘hit’ will increase the...

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