Caribbean Stud Poker in the live casino is a fun online casino game for anyone looking for something different than Texas Hold’em. The game uses common poker combinations but is easier to learn.
of Caribbean Stud Poker
Caribbean Stud Poker is not played against the other
players but against the bank. It is played with a deck of 52 cards and each
player starts by betting an “ante”. After that everyone receives 5 cards. The
dealer also gives herself 5 cards, one of which is exposed on the table. The
other four remain closed for the time being.
The players now look at their own cards and have to
make a decision:
Fold: That means they pass and thus lose the ante already bet.
Raise: That means they go along continue playing and increase their bet.
Normally it is an extra bet that is double the previous ante.
Then the bank shows its other 4 cards. There are then
bank has a valid poker combination in hand, with Ace plus King also forming a
valid combination. In that case, the bank ‘plays’.
bank has no combination and does not play. In that case, each player who is
still playing wins 1 time her ante bet.
If the bank has a playing combination, immediately
afterwards the hand of the bank and that of the players are compared. There are
bank has the highest combination. In that case, the player has lost both her
ante and her raise bet.
player has the highest combination. In that case, you as a player first win
your ante bet 1x. The payout of the raise bet depends on the size of the
winning combination. In a simple pair, the raise payout is 2: 1, but in a royal
flush this could be 100x your raise bet, for example. Check the payout schedule
at the casino, because it can differ per casino.
In short, Caribbean Stud Poker is just a fun casino
game to play every now and then. Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, but it
is fun anyway.