Everything is simple in the roulette: a gambler stakes on and waits for a result, after that he stakes on again etc. In the blackjack every player in course of the game makes decision whether or not to take more cards, split or double. It depends on his decision what cards would be opened by the dealer, how many points the dealer and the gambler would have.
As a result, the live dealer blackjack becomes a copy of the game in offline casinos – several tables for 5-8 players, after each player has finished his hand, the dealer will complete his hand, and then pay or collect the player bets. It turns the game is quite expensive for the casinos. Nevertheless, live blackjack is available in many online casinos.
An interesting option was offered in the
DublinBet – “live blackjack with the early payout”. The whole idea of the game is to obtain cards with a total point value as close to 21 without going over 21. The game is played at one table in three boxes. The dealer plays not only for himself but for the player following the optimal Basic Blackjack strategy! So even if a player cannot play he will get his mathematical expectation of 99,5% without any problem!
If you believe in your capacity to anticipate the next card in the shoe and feel that the optimal solution to hit or to split can be wrong – you can take money offered by the casino (early payout) without waiting for a next card coming. It is clear that the amount of payout will depend on your score and the dealer’s opened card. Unfortunately, according to the players’ estimations, in case of an early payout a player loses about of 3% of the mathematical expectation.
The option is interesting not only for the players but for the casino too – they use only one table for all players as it is in the roulette. As for the players – they cannot make mistakes and take non-optimal decisions.
The baccarat becomes less popular but still appreciated by the gambling community. There is no problem to make “live” version of the game. Baccarat players don’t take any decisions in course of the game, the dealer draws the cards according to the established rules (in this case it would be more correct to call this game mini-baccarat which is popular nowadays). The cards counting or other techniques don’t give a player any advantages over the house. Nevertheless, thanks to its popularity mini-baccarat is available in almost all casinos with live dealers.
Many online casinos with live dealers are targeting Asia. The point is that the player from this part of the world are extra suspicious of the honesty of online casinos. They want to see the game with their own eyes! Sic Bo came from Asia. Alike craps the game is quite simple. The dealer throws the dice and payouts depend on the outcome of the roll of the three dice. A player does not take any decisions, he does not influence the dealer’s actions – it is ideal game for the live dealer casinos.
When online casinos became popular, it is no surprise that new generation of the casinos would come to the gambling stage thanks to the internet technology and human beings passion to play these funny casino games.