Why Video Poker has remained a fan favourite!

Online video poker was one of the first games to be adapted for casino websites and has remained a firm favourite ever since. Video Poker originated in the 1970s, when microchips were used to create the games that fast became a popular casino staple. With the advent of online video poker, the transition from playing in a casino to playing at an online casino was exceptionally smooth as the game play and features remained relatively similar. With an assortment of different versions like Jokers Wild, Deuces Wild and Jacks or Better, players are guaranteed to be entertained at all times. Players don’t need an advanced understanding of poker hands in order to enjoy this thrilling online game.

Online Video Poker’s exciting mix of skill and chance

An element of both skill and chance make online video poker an exciting and unpredictable game. Players will recognise that strategic thinking can increase the element of skill involved and boost your winnings, if you employ some careful planning. The biggest strategic question players will face is how to decide which cards to keep and which to discard. However there are some easier tactical moves that will help you win big in this thrilling and suspenseful game. One key move is around the size of the bet in each hand, as online video poker games will generally payout higher jackpots to winning hands when players have maximised their bets.

Getting started with Online Video Poker styles

Gaming Club Online Casino offers a variety of online video poker games and just some of the available games you can enjoy are:

  • Jokers Wild: A standard 52 card deck plus a Joker, which can replace any card
  • Deuces Wild: A standard 52 card deck where Deuces/Two’s can be used in place of any other card.
  • Jacks or Better: A standard 52 card deck where the lowest winning hand will be a pair of Jacks.

Bonus games are also available where a standard 52 card deck is used and higher payouts are given for four of a kind. Enjoy these games and more with Gaming Club Online Casino, bringing you sophistication and top class entertainment with the latest in online video poker games.