The range of models produced by the company BetOnSoft includes not only various video slots. Numerous versions of popular board and card games have been released under this brand. We would particularly like to mention a series of models called Elite Edition, which includes blackjack, poker and casino games of other genres. They are worth paying attention to due to incredible graphics, realistic animations and superb interface.
This article, which has been prepared by reviewers of the portal Casinoz, is devoted to one of them. This is a free blackjack with rules that are typical for brick and mortar casinos, located on the famous Las Vegas Strip in Vegas. We strongly recommend that users should test it.
Vegas Strip Blackjack - Elite Edition is an American online blackjack, where the croupier initially deals himself two cards facing up one of them and checking for blackjack if it is an ace.
The game is played using four ordinary 52-card decks without jokers. All of them are shuffled before each new hand.
Your goal is to beat the dealer, gaining higher score than he has on each box. It is also possible to obtain payouts if the dealer goes bust or in case of some other situations (about them below).
The rules for Vegas Strip Blackjack allow playing on one to five boxes. Gamblers can wager from ten to one thousand of credits on each of them.
General rules of blackjack are described in the separate article on our website. This model has the following features:
- The dealer stands if he has any seventeen.
- Double is permitted having any cards.
- It is possible to make a double after splitting.
- It is possible to split different cards with the score more than ten.
- It is allowed to split cards three times till the formation of four hands.
- It is possible to split aces once.
- One card is dealt to splitting aces.
- Ace and ten on such boxes is not considered to be blackjack.
- Vegas Strip Blackjack - Elite Edition has no surrender.
- There is insurance from blackjack.
Odds are standard: 1:1 on the basic box, 3:2 for blackjack and 2:1 for insurance.
We do not have information about the level to which gamblers can reduce the house edge in this version of blackjack.
You can make bets on one - five hands
The game has a perfect design
The rules are traditional
Any bonus rounds or bonus payouts are not provided by the rules.
There are no progressive jackpots.
Let's briefly explain the meaning of inscriptions that can be seen on the control panel. The buttons appear only in a situation where they can be used:
- Deal allows dealing cards
- Clear is used to remove all bets
- Rebet allows repeating bets
- Hit is used to take a new card
- Stand is used to stop taking cards
- Double allows making double
- Split is used to split
- Insurance provides insurance
The bet can be made using chips of the following values: 10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000.
There are no advices, so be careful while making decisions.
The main rules are briefly explained on the table layout. Near the dealer there is a banner with the indicated range of bets. If you hover the cursor over, a pop-up window with a detailed explanation of the rules appears.
There is an additional panel with buttons Cashier, Lobby, Menu, Options and Help at the bottom of the screen.
Gamblers can either download blackjack or open it in the flash version of the casino.
Of course, the game makes a great impression due to its design. It is very beautiful, realistic and convenient. The interface is thought out. There are pop-up windows with rules and many other things, which make the use of this model enjoyable and comfortable.
Recommendations and advices concerning playing blackjack
can be found in the separate articles, published in the sections Articles and Strategies. Familiarize yourself with them to play more efficiently and avoid silly mistakes that are typical for beginners.
Where to play for free or real money?
We tested Vegas Strip Blackjack - Elite Edition at Big Dollar, where it is available both in download-based and web-based versions. However it is not allowed to run games of chances without registration even using conditional bets. So gamblers will have to open an account to test the models.
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