Hold' em is the most popular form of poker in the world today. This version of Hold' Em poker has Bonus payouts based on 10 cards. That is why it's called 10 High Hold' Em poker.
This game is played using a 52-card deck with Jokers removed. You compete against the dealer. Game creates the best 5-card poker hand for you and the dealer from a selection of 7 cards. Your hand is compared with the dealer's hand.
If your hand has a higher value than that of the dealer, you win. If the hand values are the same, it's a tie and your initial bet is returned back to you.
Payouts for Bonus and 10+ bets are based on their respective pay tables and are independent of the main game result.
How to Play 10 High Hold' Em Poker
When 10 High Hold' Em game is started for the first time, the game table is empty and the default bet amount coin for $2 is active.
You can start playing by placing an Initial bet or a 10-Bonus bet. Once an Initial bet is placed, you can place a Bonus bet if you wish. You cannot place a Bonus bet without placing the Initial bet.
Once bets have been placed, click on the Deal button. After clicking the deal button, game is played in the following manner:
Two cards are dealt face-down to both player and the dealer. These face-down cards are also referred to as "Hole cards".
Hole cards are exposed.
Dealer discards the top card from the deck of cards. This card is called a "Burn card".
Dealer deals the next 3 cards, face-up on the table. This is called a "Flop".
Dealer burns another cards and deals one more card onto the table. This is called a "Turn card".
Dealer burns the final card and deals one last card onto the table. This is called a "River".
The five cards that are dealt face-up are called ‘Community cards’ that the player or dealer can use to form a five-card poker hand in combination with their hole cards.
All 3 Burn cards will stay face down on the left hand side of Community cards.
Game will automatically select the player’s five-card poker hand. Winnings are calculated based on the following rules for each type of bet placed:
Initial Bet: Players hand is formed by using his/ her hole cards in combination with the community cards. At least one of the Player's hole card must be used to form a winning combination.
10+ Bet: At least one of the player's Hole card must be used to form a winning 10+ bonus hand based on the 10+ Paytable. One of player's card must also be a 10.
Bonus Bet: Both Hole cards should be used to form a winning Bonus Bet hand based on the Bonus bet paytable.
The dealer’s hole cards are exposed after the player’s poker hand is selected.
Once the dealer's hand is exposed, your hand is compared to the dealer's hand and win(s) , loss(es) or tie(s) are determined and your casino account balance is adjusted accordingly.
There are three types of bets which can be placed in 10 High Hold' Em poker:
This bet can be placed by choosing a coin and clicking on the Bet circle on the game table. Payouts for this bet type are based on standard poker hands.
10 Bonus Bet:
This bet can be placed by choosing a coin and clicking on the 10+ circle on the game table. Pay outs for this bet type are based on the 10+ Pay table.
The 10 Bonus Bet is not refunded in case of a 10 Bonus payout or otherwise.
This bet can be placed by choosing the coin and clicking on the bonus bet slot present on the game table. You cannot place a Bonus bet without placing the Initial bet . Player is eligible for the Bonus payout in addition to the regular payout only if he/ she has placed a Bonus Bet and draws either a Royal Flush, Straight Flush, Four of a Kind, Full House, Flush, Straight, or Three of a Kind.
The Bonus bet is not refunded in case of a Bonus payout or otherwise. Payouts for a Bonus bet are based on the 10-Bonus Pay table.