Jacks or Better

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Winning at card games has never been so easy with Jacks or Better. Play’n Go brings you lifelike features of the game with fantastic graphics added to the fun and excitement of pure entertainment. Jacks or Better is a simple game and very close to the traditional five card draw poker. The rules are similar with the only exception that there is no raising or bluffing. The game is a bit similar to Jackpot video poker game. 

You can bet up to 5 coins for a single hand, with given values as £0.25, £0.50, £1 or £5. On this game, you may Auto adjust the bet in the Settings window, opt for fast card animation, Never gamble as well as Auto hold winning hands by clicking on the given side boxes.

You are also given the option to gamble your win to double or quadruple your win by correctly selecting the colour of a card or suit respectively. This gamble bonus feature is available up to 5 successive times and up to a limit of 1,000 coins.

A single bet is placed prior to the cards being dealt and the outcome of the cards dealt will determine if there is a winning combination. The aim of the game is to land on a hand that comprises at least a pair of jacks to collect a win. No specific skills are required to play the game unlike some other card games but you might find yourself landing on a really huge win with with the right cards in hand. Initially you are dealt with 5 cards face up once you have made your bet. At this stage you are the sole decider of which cards if any to keep on hold. This will determine your pay out according to the rank of your final 5-card hand as per the pay table. Cards which are not held are automatically replaced by other cards once you hit the deal button. 

The hand ranking from the lowest to the highest are Jacks or better, 2 pairs. 3 of a kind, Straight, Flush, Full house, 4 of a kind, straight flush and the Royal flush as depicted in the pay table immediately on top of the screen. Five columns are rated according to the number of coins in play and the column will be highlighted accordingly when a bet is selected. Winning rows are highlighted in orange when you hit a win. The winning title rank will also appear above the 5 cards dealt along with the Gamble and collect options.

Jacks or better means any pair of Jacks and any pair better than that. Two pairs means each pair with identical ranks and a side card. Three of a kind are 3 cards of matching ranks with 2 unconnected side cards. Straight are 5 consecutive cards in the correct order from start to finish in any suit. Flush are any 5 aligned cards of the same suit in Diamonds, Hearts, Spades, or Clubs. A full house will involve 3 cards of the same rank and 2 other cards of different identical ranks as in a pair. Four of a kind include 4 cards of similar rank and any side card. Straight Flush is a straight but with matching identical suits. The Royal flush involves the high cards A, K, Q, J and 10 of a matching suit.

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