3 card Poker Vegas is a variety of Stud Poker, which becomes more and more popular and one of the best one in the “family” of this Poker group. And if some years ago it was a real headache to find a source or land-based casino, where this game was available, today there are quite many 3 card Poker Las Vegas casinos, gambling websites and mobile devices’ applications for players to try own luck and fortune, playing this type of Poker. The big time can be easily explained by simple rules and different betting options, which ring the changes on the playing process.
The main rules of 3 card Poker Vegas
It doesn’t matter where are you now – in the USA, Australia, Russia or on the Moon, the rules of 3 card Poker remain the same. This is the “battle” between a dealer and a player. Every participant receives 3 cards with no opportunity to make replacements later. There are 3 main types of bets, which are described below.
- Ante. This is the starting bet in 3 card Poker Vegas that allows participating in the round. After the cards are checked, there are 2 possible variants to act: to fold cards and to lose the starting bet, or to place an equal bet, if there’s confidence that the dealt hand is strong enough to beat a dealer. If the combination is better than a banker’s playing hand (a Queen or better), the player takes both wagers. If a dealer hasn’t a combination, the Ante bet is paid 1:1, and starting bet is returned.
- Pair Plus. This is an additional bet that can be placed before a turn starts. If opened cards create a combination of a Pair or better, then a player gets good wins according to the odds of winning hands.
- Bet Both. If to make Ante wager and Pair Plus bet, the chance to win (but at the same time the possibility to lose) increases. But it’s necessary to know that Pair Plus can’t be placed if there’s no Ante bet on the spot.
These are the general rules that can be absolutely enough to start exciting travel to the fantastic world of 3 card Poker Vegas.
Progressive jackpots in 3 card Poker Vegas
Some sources and land-based casinos offer a special option, called a Progressive Jackpot. The main essence and conditions to take part in drawing of this opportunity is to make an additional bet over the Ante wager. Different casinos offer specific terms, but the most popular one is to make an additional bet equals to 5 Ante bets. There are some combinations that should be in a player’s hand to get a chance for Progressive Jackpot.
- Mini Royal (Diamonds).
- Mini Royal (Others).
- Straight Flush.
- 3 Card Trips.
- 3 Card Straight.
Of course, the best places to play Progressive Jackpot 3 card Poker are land-based casinos in Las Vegas or their alternatives on the Internet. Every player has a great chance to try own luck in the following casinos: Caesars Palace Las Vegas, The Venetian and Palazzo, Flamingo Las Vegas Casino and some others.