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- Video Poker
Jacks or Better Poker
The object of the game is to get any of the winning combinations of poker hands. Video Poker is a game of draw poker, in which the player is dealt 5 cards face up. The player then decides which cards to keep or “hold” and which cards to discard.
How to play:
Jacks or Better is the classic version of video poker, using a regular deck of 52 cards and no wild cards.
The minimum payout hand is a pair of Jacks, hence the name!
This game most accurately represents the odds of poker, and gives high payouts for good hands.
Playing the game:
Your deposit coins into the machine to place your wager.
The bet must be placed before you draw your cards, and can’t be changed once play starts.
After your bet, you push a button marked “Deal/Draw”, this will result in you seeing your initial hand of five cards.
Press the Bet Max button to play 5 coins on the hand.
Press the Bet One button to play 1 coin on the hand.
Selected coin value
Select the coin value you wish to play with.
The Selected Coin Value being played can be changed anytime after a completed deal.
You then decide if you wish to keep any of the cards in your hand.
To hold cards push the “Hold/Cancel” button under the card(s) or click the card itself.
If in the event you change your mind and don’t wish to keep a previously held card, press the “Hold” button a second time and the hold will be canceled.
(The word “hold” appears under your held cards).
Press the Draw/Deal after a bet is placed to begin the game; or press Draw/Deal to obtain new cards for those cards not held.
Your final hand determines whether you win or lose the game.
Coins: displays the amount of coins currently being played.
Balance: displays the amount of money you currently have available in your casino account.
Paid: displays the amount you were paid on your last hand.
Bet Amount: displays the amount of money currently being played.
The winning combinations and payout schedules are listed on a payout table attached to the machine. (Payout Table shown)
This is the highest possible hand in poker.
A Royal Flush consist of Ace, King, Queen, Jack and 10 of the same suit.
This is the second highest hand possible. A Straight Flush consists of five cards in order and of the same Suit (note than an ace can usually be counted as the lowest card in the order) for example A, 2, 3, 4, 5 is a group of five ordered cards, pays 50 times your stake.
Four of a kind
This hand consists of four cards of the same value plus one other odd card (for example A A J A A) pays 25 times your stake.
Is a hand containing three cards of one rank plus two cards of another rank (for example J, J, J, 4, 4 or A, A, A, Q,Q) Pays 6 to 9 times your stake.
If all five cards in a hand belong to the same suit you have a Flush (for example 4 of Spades, 5 of Spades, 7 of Spades, Queen of Spades and Ace of Spades), pays 5 to 6 times your stake.
A straight consists of five cards in order, but not of the same suit (for example Ace of Diamonds, 2 of Clubs, 3 of Spades, 4 of Diamonds and 5 of Hearts) Pays 3 times your stake.
Three of a kind
Is a hand containing three cards of the same value along with two odd cards (such as J, J, J, A and 2) pays 3 times your stake.
A pair is two cards of the same value or rank. You have two pair if the hand has two pair plus an odd card (for example 5,5,4,4,9) pays double your stake.
Jacks or Better (One Pair)
Pair of Jacks, Queens, Kings or Aces (As the hand name says), returns your stake.