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What cards to hold and discard in jacks-or-better video poker?

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

One of the most important things in video poker is to know which of the five original cards to keep and which ones to discard. Therefore you need to have some basic knowledge about what beats what and how to make a five card draw, prior to knowing any more strategies. You must try and keep the lower pair. However, based on your starting five cards, match your hand with the highest one on the list. Try and make a similar combination, in the process, you can eliminate the cards that limit your combination.

Jacks or Better Video Poker

Friday, February 19th, 2010

Jacks or Better Poker is a standard and a simple poker variation that is launched by Microgaming, the leading online poker software developers in the world. This version of poker is extremely simple and anyone can play it. The payouts could be achieved only on pairs of Jacks or Better. Other than that, the game is pretty similar to the usual game of poker. This poker game doesn’t involve any wild cards, jokers or any other bonuses that are out of the ordinary game. The maximum jackpot that could be achieved in the game of Jacks or Better Poker is 4000 coins that come out with a Royal Flush such as 10, J, Q, K and Ace of the identical suit.