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Golden Riviera is a leading online blackjack casino in Canada. Playing blackjack online has become one of the best ways to enjoy modern blackjack for free. Online blackjack is the same blackjack card game, you’re used to seeing at land casino tables. Golden Riviera, Canadian online casino offers the most popular blackjack variants.
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The online blackjack game we know today comes a long way when we trace it back to its roots. The original card game named Vingt-et-un was played with one deck in French casinos. Today, players can enjoy modern blackjack online. Online blackjack is one of the most popular online casino games. It is also the most played table game in bricks and mortar casinos.
Blackjack Strategy Tips
Online blackjack is an easy table game to learn with this basic strategy. At Golden Riviera Online Casino Canada you can learn the best blackjack tips from the pros. The aim of blackjack is to reach a card count of 21, without going over this value. Going over 21 results in a bust and an immediate loss. Here are the steps to learn how to play the modern online blackjack game:
- Players are dealt a hand of two cards, face up. Canadian players need to calculate their hand value and decide on their next move.
- Card values go as follows:
- 2 through to 10 carry their face value
- Picture cards equal 10
- Aces can be either 1 or 11, whichever benefits the player.
- The dealer also gets two cards, one faced up and one faced down. This will further prompt the players decision.
- Canadians can to decide to either hit, adding cards to their hand or stand on their current card count. Other moves available to players include to split or double down a bet.
- The dealer reveals their cards last. Both player and dealer need to reach a card count of 21 or get as close as possible without busting.
- Players who finish with a card count higher than the dealer’s hand, but under 21 wins. Another way to win is if the dealer’s card count busts.
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Online Blackjack Casino Game Variants
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Free Blackjack Game Glossary
- Bust: When your card total exceeds 21.
- Hit: Requesting another card to add to your current card count.
- Stand: When a player decides not to ask for more cards. This will end their round and reveal all the dealer’s cards. The dealer's round will begin.
- Double down: This is an additional bet on top of your original wager to draw one more card. This bet is only possible at the beginning of a round when players have their two initial cards.
- Push When the dealer and player end the round with the same hand total.
- Split: If you are dealt two cards with the same value, you can choose to split them. This will give you two sets of cards to hit on for a card count of 21.
- Insurance: This is an optional bet for Canadian players, offered when the dealer’s one face up card is an Ace. If the dealer gets a natural blackjack, you’re covered. If they don’t. you lose the insurance bet.
- Surrender: If players feel their card count won't total 21 or might bust they can surrender. This will be at the expense of half of their original wager.
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