Blackjack Tips

They Said What? Misinformation about Blackjack

After nearly 50 years of playing blackjack, I could write a book that would contain all the misinformation on blackjack I’ve read in books and the Internet, and heard in casinos (of all places) and from fellow players. But rather than write the book, I decided instead to write this article for your enlightenment.

Blackjack’s Unwritten Rules

Although the game of blackjack has “written rules” there are also unwritten ones that you usually won’t find in casino brochures; over time, they have become the modus operandi for blackjack players. What follows are some tips to help you avoid a potentially embarrassing situation.

How to Have Your Own Blackjack Party on St. Patrick's Day

So you could go to a pub for St. Patrick’s Day, but who really wants to stand on a sticky floor at O’Neill’s attempting to get served behind a sea of furry green top hats? And what can Waxy O’Connor’s offer, that you can’t get at home? A queue for a urinal that reeks of the piss of 500 other men?

The Best & Worst Starting Hands in Blackjack

Blackjack is a dynamic game. It is a game shifting percentages, where each card that is played either adds too or, takes away from the initial advantage the casino has over the player. It is also the most mathematical orientated game offered by gaming companies, but it's also a great experience for online players.