Blackjack Rules

How to win at Blackjack every time?
How to win at Blackjack every time?
It can be incredibly frustrating. Everything you’ve read says that blackjack is the casino game with the best odds, and that by playing optimal basic strategy you’ll do no worse than break even – and often will come out a winner. It…
Simple rules for Blackjack
Simple rules for Blackjack
While advantage play is important for becoming a blackjack pro, the first step is learning basic blackjack strategy. We’ve come up with a list of easy-to-learn rules. This website runs a lot of articles written for intermediate to…
Rules of Blackjack Simple
Rules of Blackjack Simple
When you first start playing blackjack you will likely be introduced to basic strategy fairly early in the process. People talk about it all the time. Basic strategy is simply a calculation of the best possible play that you can make…
Blackjack design
Blackjack design
The Wedge LED chandelier designed by Stephen Blackman, President and Chief Design Officer at Blackjack Lighting ( is a 2015 Lighting For Tomorrow (LFT) award winner. The design received an Honorable Mention in the Indoor LED Fixtures…
What are the rules to Blackjack?
What are the rules to Blackjack?
Fewer Decks are Better. Do You Know Why? When it comes to the number of decks in a blackjack game, the fewer the better. Most players have heard this fact somewhere along the line, but many of them don’t know why fewer is better. I often get this question by email, where players will note that the proportion…
Values of cards
Values of cards
Once you’ve familiarized yourself with some of the key cards to look for, set aside an afternoon or a couple evenings where you can really dive into your collection. If you have thousands of cards, you are not going to want to price them all out, you just want to look for some of the better cards and…
Wizards of odds Blackjack
Wizards of odds Blackjack
To use the basic strategy, look up your hand along the left vertical edge and the dealer s up card along the top. In both cases an A stands for ace. From top to bottom are the hard totals, soft totals, and splittable hands. There are two charts depending on whether the dealer hits or stands on soft 17…
Blackjack insurance rules
Blackjack insurance rules
One of the original blackjack side bets is the Insurance wager. This side bet pays 2-to-1 whenever the dealer’s hole card is a ten-valued card, otherwise it loses. This side bet is clearly countable by keeping track of the number of ten-valued cards relative to non-ten-valued cards. The only reason it…
Mohegan Sun Blackjack rules
Mohegan Sun Blackjack rules
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Blackjack rules chart
Blackjack rules chart
If you learn nothing else, at least learn how to play blackjack according to basic strategy . Basic strategy tells you the best mathematical way to play any hand you’re dealt. This takes the guesswork out of whether you should hit, stand, double, split or surrender. Using basic strategy will typically…
Double down Blackjack rules
Double down Blackjack rules
A pair of eights should also be split each time you get them according to basic strategy. This is good advice because a pair of eights equals 16—the worst total a player can have at the blackjack table. Whenever you split a pair of eights each eight receives a new card and becomes a separate hand. You…
Casino House rules
Casino House rules
Every poker room has its own rules, some of which can be downright peculiar. Roll your eyes and roll with it. No reading at the table? No-limit with a cap on the number of raises? Read about these and other odd house rules. Even if you have a poker rule book memorized, the minute you sit down at a casino’s…