How to Play Casino Stud Poker January 3, 2017
Introduction to Play Casino Stud Poker
Poker originates from a bluffing card game called Pochen played in the sixteenth century by Germans and this game was later developed into a French version called Poque. In the mid 1950’s, the game further evolved and came to be known as Poker and it has since gained international interest.
There are various variations of poker game, a poker hand consist of five cards out of a deck of 52 playing cards and the winner of the game is the one having the best 5 cards combination.
Key Features and Betting
Casino Stud Poker is an online video poker game which has been brought to you by Play’n Go and it can be played at the newly launched Magical Vegas casino. This online card game is played with a 52 card deck where you can win on your Ante Bet and optional Jackpot side bet where you can win a progressive jackpot.
Chips value that you will find on Casino Stud Poker are £1, £5, £10, £25 or £100, whereby to place a bet you will need to click on the desired chip and then click the game table in the location you wish to place the chip which will be added to your total bet. You can remove a bet by selecting the X chip and then click the chip you wish to remove, whereas to remove all bets you may click on the Clear All button. There are 3 types of bets on Casino Stud Poker which are Bet, Ante and Jackpot.
There are certain table rules that applies when playing Casino Stud Poker where cards are re-shuffled after each round and is played with 1 deck. The dealer must have an ace and king or better to qualify and payout on the jackpot depends on your card combination. In Casino Stud Poker all five cards are used to determine the winners and if you and the dealer share a pair, the value of the third, fourth and fifth cards are taken into consideration.
On Casino Stud Poker, you and the dealer will each receive five cards and you must decide whether to Call or Fold. If you fold, you lose both your Ante Bet and your optional Jackpot bet, whereas if you call, you place an additional Call bet, which is equal to double your Ante Bet. The dealer then reveals his hidden cards, and the best 5 card poker hand wins. If the dealer qualifies, he compares his hand with yours to determine the winner.
Hand rankings on Casino Stud Poker are one pair or less, two Pair, 3 of a Kind, Straight, Flush, Full House, 4 of a Kind, Straight Flush and Royal Flush. Payout on the bonus paytable is as follow; one pair or less consisting of two cards of matching rank and three unrelated side cards will award you 1:1, whereas two Pair which is made up of two cards of matching rank, two cards of different matching rank, and one kicker has an odd of 2:1. A 3 of a Kind hand that consist of three cards of the same rank, and two unrelated side cards with odd of 3:1, and a Straight which is five non suited cards in sequence will award you 4:1, whereas a Flush made up of five cards of the same suit will give you a 5:1 payout.
A Full House made up of three cards of the same rank, and two cards of a different matching rank will pay you 7:1, whereas a 4 of a Kind hand ranking which consist of four cards of the same rank, and one side card or kicker will give you a payout of 20:1. A Straight Flush is made up of five cards in sequence, of the same suit and its payout is 50:1, while the highest hand consisting of the ace, king, queen, jack and ten of a single suit called a Royal Flush will award you a payout of 100:1.On the other hand the jackpot paytable will award you £50 for a flush, £100 for a Full House, 500 for a 4 of a kind, 10% of the jackpot for a Straight Flush and the entire jackpot for a Royal Flush.
Games Similar to Casino Stud Poker
If you are fond of playing table games, you may try other Vegas-ised games at Magical Vegas such as Black Jack, Black Jack Single Deck, Black Jack Double Exposure, Black Jack European, Game King Bonus Poker, Casino Hold’Em, Deuces Wild, Jackpot Poker, Jacks or Better, Joker Poker, Mini Baccarat, Beat Me and Pai Gow Poker.