Game OverviewThis game is just like Jacks or Better, except in this game there are 53 cards in the deck, with the 53rd card being the Joker, or wild card. This card can be used as any card. including the missing card to complete a straight or the fifth heart in a heart flush. Because of the wild card, the minimum rank for a winning hand is a Kings or better pair. Payouts are determined by the rank of your poker hand. The Joker can be substituted for any one card on winning combinations listed below, except the Natural Royal Flush.
1-Hand, 3-Hands and 25-HandsOur casino has 12 Video Poker games. There is Jacks or Better, Tens or Better, Deuces Wild and Joker Poker. All these games come in 1-Hand, 3-Hands and 25-Hands.
How to PlayFirst, choose the bet denomination you wish to wager in each round: 0.25, 0.50, 1.00, 2.00 or 5.00 in chips. Next, choose the number of chips that you wish to bet by clicking on the BET ONE button up to five times. If you choose to wager the maximum amount of chips (5), it is also possible to push the BET MAX button. If you use the BET ONE button to select the number of wagered chips, you must press the DEAL button to receive your cards. Thereafter, click on the cards you wish to keep, or on the HOLD button beneath the cards. When you press DEAL, you will receive new cards in the positions of the cards that were not held. List of Poker hands One pair: Two cards of a matching rank, and three unrelated side cards. The rank of which one pair qualifies depends on what kind of video poker you play. Two pair: Two cards of a matching rank, another two cards of a different matching rank, and one side card. Three of a kind: Three cards of the same rank, and two unrelated side cards. Straight: Five cards in sequence. Flush: Five cards of the same suit. Full House: Three cards of the same rank, and two cards of a different, matching rank. Four of a Kind: Four cards of the same rank, and one side card or ‘kicker’. Straight Flush: Five cards in numerical order, all of identical suits.
Double Up BonusThe Double Up round allows you to double your winnings and keep doubling them as long as you feel lucky, up to four times. Every time you win a hand you will go to the Double Up screen. To choose the double up option click the Double button. Â If you simply wish to continue your play, click the Collect button and you will go back to regular play. After clicking Double you will see five cards, one face up and four face down. Choose a face down card that you think will have a greater value than the face up card. If your card beats the face up card, you win. You can continue to DOUBLE UP as many times as you wish, up until 2500 points (with the 25 hand games). If not, you lose your original win plus any Double Up credits you have received in that round.
PayoutsSee Paytable in the game.