baccarat game overview

One of the easiest casino card games you can play online at a Microgaming software powered sites is their original Baccarat game.

This game is played with just one single deck of playing cards, and you have to predict what the outcome of the game will be.

There can only ever be one of three different outcomes to each game you play and that is that the game will be won by the Banker’s hand, the Player’s hand or that the game will end in a tie.

how to play the baccarat game

Before you can set a game of Baccarat into live play you must first choose which possible outcome of the game you think the game will end with.

You then must place your chips onto the respective betting box of the hand you think will win the next game or whether the game will end it a tie.

To place your chips you simply need to point your mouse at the betting box you wish to bet on and left click, each click will drop one chip onto that position.

This original variant of Baccarat game be played with stake levels which are as low as 10.00 or as high as 500.00 per hand you play.

how do i win?

  • If you bet on the Banker’s hand then that hand must win the game.
  • If you have selected and bet on the Tie hand then the game must end in a draw.
  • Betting on the Player’s hand will see you hoping that the Player’s hand wins the game.

jackpot information

The highest winning payout is for a Tie and this is paid at 8 to 1.

microgaming baccarat payout table

Attribute Value
Banker Even Money (less 5%)
Player Even Money
Tie 8 to 1

baccarat game rules

The hand which is nearest to a total of nine is deemed to be the winner.

If at the end of the game all cards being dealt to both the Banker’s and Players hands are of the same value i.e. a draw then the game will end in a Tie.

Betting on the Banker’s hand will result in all winning hands you have been dealt being charged a 5% commission.