Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit
Blackjack is one of the most popular card games in the world, both in online and brick and mortar casinos. Not surprisingly it is also possibly the table game with the most variants. Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit is one of these variants that is only recommended for very experienced players as the minimum wagers are much higher than in regular games.
The Difference between Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit and Classic Blackjack
The main difference in Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit is that the dealers cards are face up right from the beginning of the game. This gives a great advantage to the player, and adds more of an element of strategy to the game than before. To offset this advantage to the player, the percentages and tie bets have been changed to benefit the house, and greatly increase the house edge.
No casino would willingly provide a game where they stood a huge chance of losing. All this being said, Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit is a great game to play for profit in casinos, provided that you are very, very clued up on everything about the game. You must know exactly how all the bets, Tie and Push, work out for you and the ratios of the payouts. Do not go into this game without arming yourself with knowledge first.
Rules of Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit
Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit is still essentially Blackjack, which means that you still have to reach a total of 21 without going bust. The game opens in the same way as classic Blackjack, all players make their bets, and the dealer deals them two cards each, face down. This is where one of the main differences comes into play. The dealer now deals himself two cards, but face up, so that the players can compare them to their own hands. Players now have the choice to Stand or Hit, until they come to a number near to 21 or Bust and go over. Once all players have done this, the dealer then Hits if his cards are below 17, and continues until he is either over 17 or Busts.
At this point it is important to note some of the other differences between classic Blackjack and Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit. The dealer will always win on all ties in Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit, unless it is a natural Blackjack. Should a player hit a natural Blackjack, they will be paid out evenly for their bet. A player can also only spilt once in a game during Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit.
Where to play Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit
Your first option is to play in a brick and mortar casino, but not all casinos will have this version of the game. It would have to be a casino with a high limits room. Should you not have access to such a casino in your area, you can go online using a computer and an internet connection. Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit is currently not available on mobile devices as yet.
A number of software developers have a version of the game on offer. To access it you need to use your web browser and search for Blackjack Double Exposure High Limit by name. Find a casino that suits you and create an account. Deposit the required amount of money into your casino account, and play.