Games: Jacks or Better
The most popular type of video
poker game is "Jacks or Better", as well as the easiest to
Video poker, although not the most popular destination for
the gambler, is still one of the popular games at the casinos.
Similar to the video slots, the video poker offers a slot-like
game for the people, who rather play with cards than bars and
cherries. And unlike the slots, video poker strategies are
actually available and working. And the most popular type of
video poker game is without a doubt "Jacks or Better" and its
variation of Tens or Better.
Why is Jacks or Better the leader among the
video poker games? First, it's the simplicity of the game. The
minimum payout starts from a pair of Jacks and goes all the way
up to Royal Flush. Jacks or Better means that you would win with
any pair from Jacks up to Ace, and with the Tens or Better
variation - payout starts from a pair of tens up. Here is the
full payout table for a video poker game of Jacks or Better from
the highest to the lowest: Royal Flush - Straight Flush - Four
of a kind - Full House - Flush - Straight - Three of a Kind -
Two Pair - Jacks or Better. It just doesn't get any simpler than
this. If you looking to win, all you have to remember is to hold
face cards and aces. The average payout of the Jacks or Better
video poker games is 99.5%, which is a relatively good payout -
you can expect to lose only $0.5 for every $100 in the long run.
Although it's not the highest paying video poker game, Jacks or
Better is the easiest to play, making it the most popular video
poker game at the casinos.