How to Play Casino Games
From Bill Burton, former About.com Guide
Poker has become one of the most popular games in the casino. It is a game of skill and the only game where the players are competing against each other and not the house. There are several variations of poker that played in the casino card rooms.
- How to Play Texas Holdem
- Texas Holdem Starting Hand Chart
- How to Deal Texas Holdem
- How to Play Seven Card Stud
Blackjack is the most popular casino table game. The game is fast and exciting. When played properly it has a house edge of less than one percent, which is the lowest house advantage of any table game. A player can even gain an edge over the casino with card counting.
More Casino Table Games
The casinos offer a wide variety of table games. Some are classic games that have been around for years while others are newer games that have been recently added to the casino floor. Most table games have a lower house edge than slot machines. Here are the rules for some of the table games you will find.
Learning how to play Craps is not as hard as it looks. Many people don't learn how to play craps because it seems too confusing. Craps is actually a simple game to learn how to play. Here are the basic you need to know.
Playing slot machines is the most popular form of casino gambling. Slot play accounts for the majority of the casino’s profits. Slots are easy to play but there are still some things you should know before you play.
Winning at slots relies on luck but Video Poker is a game of skill. Each machine has its own basic strategy. Playing correctly can reduce the house edge. Some machines even offer over 100 percent payback when you play perfect basic strategy. You can also determine the payback of a video poker machine by looking at the pay tables.
- How to Play Video Poker
- Video Poker Pay Tables
- Video Poker Hand Frequency
- Video Poker Strategy Charts
- Video Poker Scouting Guide
Horse Racing and Sports Betting
Racebooks are the area of the casino where you can bet horse races. In Nevada where sports betting is legal this is where you place your sports wages as well. Good handicappers can make money betting on the horse races and sporting events if they know how.