Atlantic City Blackjack
There are plenty of regional variations of Blackjack available to play online and one we feel is worthy of your attention is the Atlantic City Blackjack game which can be seen below, this is Microgamings standard version which has been around for over a decade now and has stood the test of time very well.
This variant of Blackjack comes with its own game play rules and is a Hole Card game on which the will Peak when he is showing either an Ace or a Ten valued card, the Dealer is forced to Stand whenever he has any form of 17 hand and players may Double Down on any two cards even after a Split.
Eight standard decks of playing cards each containing 52 cards are in play on this game and these will always be shuffled before a new game commences.
This is a single hand game so you can play just one hand per game, should you wish to play play more then the Multi Hand Atlantic City Blackjack game will be of interest to you.How To Play Atlantic City Blackjack
Before a new hand is dealt you first need to choose the stakes at which you wish to play the game for, on the Atlantic City Blackjack game the minimum wager is just 1.00 and the maximum wager is 200.00, you can play this game in your home currency at all of our featured casino sites.
Once you have chosen your stake levels and placed your wager onto the table by simply pointing your mouse and clicking in the betting box on the layout then click the Deal button, you are then dealt one face up card and the Dealer is dealt a face up card, you are then dealt a second face up card and the Dealer receives a second card however this is a face down card which you cannot see.
You now have several betting options available to you, these are dependant on the two cards you are showing at this time, your options may include the ability to Split your cards and this will mean you can form two new hands with these cards, a new wager is required and the cards are separated into two new hands.
You may be allowed to Double Down and this is basically you receiving another card but this will cost you the exact amount as your initial wager so in effect you are playing for double the stake you initially selected.
You may be offered insurance and with this additional wager you are hoping the Dealer has a Blackjack hand and if so your side bet is a winning one. You may decide to Stand your hand and by selecting this option you are dealt no additional cards and your hands value will be the final one. Or you may opt to Hit, this is when you take another card which is dealt to you for free in the hope of you increasing the value of your hand.Atlantic City Blackjack Payouts
When playing Atlantic City Blackjack all winning Blackjack hands are paid out at odds of 3 to 2, a none Blackjack winning hand is paid out at the standard rate of 1 to 1 (even money) and a winning Insurance wager will see you being paid out, on the side bet, at odds of 2 to 1.