The New Blackjack At Ignition Casino

October 2, 2017


The New Blackjack is among the more popular table games at the moment at Ignition online casino. The rules are the same, so you do not have to rework your strategy for playing. The navigation and layout have been improved to make the game play more convenient and cheerful. And there have been a couple of big winners on this online blackjack variant that are listed on the present Top Scorers list. One of them has taken home a tidy sum of AU$66,289 and the other is not far behind with winnings of AU$25,139.

The felt on the table is a light blue colour, which is much easier on the eyes. The menu icon displays the links to the rules, tutorials and settings. The tutorials are a must read for new online blackjack players. The settings allow you to enable or disable sound, music and operating buttons. The New Blackjack is played using six decks, which are shuffled after each hand. The important rules and payouts are given below.

• Dealer hits on soft 17.

• Player blackjack pays 3 to 2.

• Any other winning hand is paid 1 to 1.

• Insurance pays 2 to 1.

• Double on any two dealt cards

• Split up to three hands.

• Surrender any first two cards.

• Split aces receive only one card.

• No re-splitting of aces.

• A split ace and a 10-value card is not a blackjack but has a value of 21.

• The dealer peeks for blackjack.

• Minimum amount to bet is $1, maximum amount to bet is $500.

You choose the chip size and place your bet. In this online blackjack variant at Ignition Casino you can play up to three hands at a time. This means faster game play. You can clear all bets or undo the last bet. Once you are sure of the bets you click the Deal button to start the game. After the initial cards are dealt, each of your hands is taken to the centre of the screen in turn. The moves available at any stage of the game are displayed and you click the desired button. Then the dealer’s hand takes centre stage and is played out according to the rules of the game. The winning hands are paid out. Because the hand positions and buttons are dynamic, only those required at any time are displayed on the screen. Therefore there is no cluttering up of the screen as is normal online blackjack variants. After the hand is over, you can place the same bets or double the bets with one click. Or you can start again from scratch.