Variations in Video Poker
There are different video poker variations. Some of them described below.
In a Deuces Wild poker game, four deuces (two’s) in the deck are substituted for any of the card and for any rank of any suit. There is no separate joker added and all the deuces of the deck are considered to be wild and can be substituted for any other card from the deck. For example, you can use a deuce of spades to be used as a fifth card for completing the straight flush in diamonds. You never have to discard a deuce.
Deuces and Joker
Deuces and Joker is played with 53 card deck. You get paid more than the natural royal flush. If you get five wilds, four two’s and one joker, you can win around 10,000 coins.
Bonus Deuces Wild
In the Bonus Deuces Wild poker game, you get additional pay for four deuces and an ace kicker plus increased pays for hands of five of the same kind like five 3’s, 4’s or 5’s and 5 aces. However, the deuces wild game is better than this one.
In the game of Joker Poker, an additional Joker card is added to the deck. You can use this Joker card to substitute any other card in the deck. It helps in increasing the number of combinations which you can make in the game. This game involves total five cards – four cards of the same rank and the fifth one is the Joker card.
Jokers Wild is a 53 card game involving three versions – Kings or Better, Aces or Better and Two Pairs or Better. All these relate to the lowest paying hand.
Jacks or Better
It is played with 52 cards deck and is based on the regular poker hands. All the hands ranking above the pair of jacks are paid according to the fixed payout table.
Aces and Faces
There are four aces with the fifth card being any one from 2 to 10. It is also known as the ‘double double aces and faces’ game.
Double Bonus is as much popular as is the ‘Jacks or Better’ game. This game involves two bonus pays which are four of a kind. You can get 800 coins with five coin play four aces and 400 coins with four two’s, three’s or four’s.
It is an extension of the ‘Double Bonus’ game. You can get 2000 coins with four aces with a 2, 3 or 4 as a kicker.