Video Poker Games

Playtech is a one of the top casino software makers that has been in casino industry for a long while. The games that they have developed are full of features that are intended to keep the players excited throughout the gaming experience. One game that has received this kind of features is Video poker. This game is especially popular because there are no other players or a dealer to worry about. Some of the well-known video poker games include Aces and Faces, Jacks or Better and Mega Jacks.

Aces and Faces is a video poker game that does not utilize the video poker hand rankings. The cards with the biggest payout are the Ace and Face. It is possible to play with as many hands of up to 25 or just one. What it lacks though is interactive play. The winnings from the game are immediately distributed after the cards are dealt. You have the option of choosing what speed and difficulty you are comfortable with.

Jacks or Better is available in different formats. There is a multi-hand or classic version which are the most popular to play. The video poker game has a higher chance of winning than most video poker games. You don't have to be an advanced player but basic strategy is required if you want to stand a chance of winning. It is a great game for beginners as well for the experienced players. There is a more complex version known as the 50-line Jacks or better if you feel that you need to challenge yourself more.

Mega jacks are different from the other games in that there is a progressive jackpot. It is derived from Jacks or Better but has the same fundamental rules. It has a standard paytable unlike most progressive games. The maximum bets that can be placed are at $1.25.