How to play double hand casino hold’em
Double Hand Casino Hold’em is a live table poker game released in early 2019 from Evolution Gaming subsequent to classic Casino Hold’em. It provides two separate hands you can choose from for your bets which gives you a chance to bag more rewards. You’ll need strategies to accumulate the highest payouts possible.
Double Hand Casino Hold’em is similar to any other casino game. It’s either you win or you lose. There’s no in between.
The main goal in playing Double Hand Casino Hold’em is to have a better card poker hand than the dealer. This poker game is played with a single deck consisting of 52 cards that are shuffled each game round.
In this article, you will learn how to play Double Hand Casino Hold’em.
How to place bets
In this game, there will be 5 community cards dealt at the table which you can use to combine with any of your cards as long as it totals to five. Afterwards, you need to decide whether you will PLAY or FOLD which will be explained in the section below.
1. Choose from 0.10 mBTC to 100 and place your bet in one or two hands at the table game
Once you have decided, place your Ante bet on any or both of them. You may opt to wager on the Bonus section if you want to increase your chances in winning. If a pair of Aces or any good combination was dealt, you will be paid for your Bonus bet.
The RTP for Ante bets is 97.84% while Bonus bets gets 93.74%
2. Choose PLAY or FOLD
After placing your bets, both you and the dealer will receive two face cards with yours facing to you while the dealer’s will be facing down.
The dealer will deal 3 community cards (The Flop) at the table first, then you need to choose if you would like to PLAY or FOLD.
By choosing PLAY, you are allowing the game to proceed by betting twice of your Ante bet.
However, if you choose to FOLD, you will no longer continue with the current game round and have decided to forfeit your Ante bet.
As the game progresses, the dealer will put another community card called The Turn and the 5th community card called The River.
3. Whoever has the best poker hand wins
The winner of this game is determined depending on the best five cards out of seven cards from you and the dealer during the showdown.
Poker cards are classified based on their ranks.
To give you the detailed explanation on how to determine if you have a better poker hand than the dealer, here is a list of combinations you must have to win.
Based on Ranks (Descending)
The Ace card can be either the highest or the lowest value in card combinations. It can be the highest value in a Straight of A, K, Q, J, 10 while it will be the lowest card value in a Straight of 5, 4, 3, 2, A.
Based on the highest payouts
- Royal Flush
- Straight Flush
- Four of a Kind
- Full House
- Three of a Kind
- Two Pairs
- High Card.
If you and the dealer end with a tie, you will get your initial bet and the game round is a PUSH, meaning no one wins.
Since you are already fully equipped with the knowledge on how to play Double Hand Casino Hold’em, you're now ready to strategize and take as much wins as possible.
You can play Double Hand Casino Hold’em on desktop, mobiles or tablets in portrait or landscape mode.
Enjoy other games from Evolution Gaming including Evolution Live Casino Hold’em, Evolution Live Blackjack Party and Deal or No Deal.