Tips for Casino Blackjack
Have you ever felt bored when playing a single hand blackjack game? We now we have. Multi hand blackjack is a very popular blackjack variation. Depending on the variation you can play with up to five hands at once and gain a better chance at beating the dealer. Multi hand blackjack is great because you can increase your potential return too. Even if you lose a hand, the other hands are there to cover your loss, so in the end you end up with profit.
If you ever develop a desire to play a blackjack game with multiple hands, first you have to know a little something about the game, where the best multi hand blackjack is offered, and you have to learn a simple strategy at least.
So, in the following paragraphs we outline some key multi hand blackjack features that you should know about, we give you a very basic strategy for improving your game, and we present places where you can play multihand blackjack i.e. popular casinos powered by the best software providers such as Playtech, Microgaming or Betsoft.
List of Key Features
- Up to five different hands at once for added excitement and bigger payouts.
- Splitting hands in multi hand blackjack is even more fun, you can twice as more hands.
- You can use different strategies for each of your hands.
- Doubling down is possible on all hands, which means more potential profit.
- You need only half of your hands to win in order to cover up your losing hands.
Doubling and Splitting
Always double hard 10s, except when the dealer has an Ace or a 10. Elevens too, but not when the dealer is showing an Ace. In case of soft 13, 14, 15, 16 or 17, double down only if the dealer has between 3 and 6. Always split 8s and Aces, and never split 10s and 5s.
Hitting or Standing
You should always hit on hard 11s or anything less than that. If you have a hard 12 and the dealer is showing between 4 and 6, then stand. Stand too if you have hard 13-16, and the dealer is showing between 2 and 6. Always stand on hard 17, but hit on soft 17. Last, stand on soft 19s.
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