Blackjack is the most popular game in the casino as it is both simple and exciting. Blackjack is also known as pontoon. It is popular both in online casino and land based casino. There are many versions of blackjack. But the basic rule of playing is the same everywhere. And that is not to exceed the point 21.
The opponent of the player is the dealer. Others players are simple viewers. As the law of playing blackjack is different in the casinos so the player should have a good instruction before starting his play.
The basic rule of playing is simple. Blackjack can be played with 1, 2, 4, 6, 8 cards. The player should go as close to the number twenty one as possible. He should beat the dealer’s hand. The betting is decided before the game. The card which is being dealt has a value and it is also added to reach 21.
In blackjack the face cards contain the value of ten. Other cards like 2-10 contain face values. The value of ace is either 1 or 11. The hand which do not have Ace or the value of Ace is one is called hard hand. On the contrary it is called soft hand.