billryan
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September 19th, 2018 at 3:32:03 PM permalink
Saw this in Primm, but the table was empty with no players.
Seemed like when the dealer showed a 2-6 you can place a bet that the dealer will bust.
Anyone familiar with it?
ZenKinG
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September 19th, 2018 at 3:56:37 PM permalink
Very common sidebet in vegas. I've talked about this already. It's a brilliant sidebet from the casinos perspective because of the misconception of dealer bust rates in blackjack. The dealer will bust around 35-43% of the time with the worst percentage being the 2 upcard and the 5 upcard being the best chance of a dealer bust at 43% slightly beating out the upcard of a 6.. If you're counting, even at a True count of +5, the percentages will still be around a 38 to 47% chance of a dealer bust with again the 2 being the worst and the 5 being the best chance at a bust slightly edging out the 6 once again. These percentages seem to be for a S17 game though or else because I would imagine the dealer 6 would be the highest chance for a bust.

Because of the 1:1 payout on this sidebet, it's a -EV bet. Not worth your time unless you can get holecard information.
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Zcore13
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September 19th, 2018 at 9:47:13 PM permalink
Quote: Venthus

This one?

https://wizardofvegas.com/forum/gambling/tables/30519-bj-sidebet-ez-bust/



No, sounds more like bust bonus, from Galaxy Gaming.


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MewTftWo
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September 26th, 2018 at 10:48:38 AM permalink
Raise the Roof plays on the same psychological bias that the dealer busts more than 50% on some upcards. Wizard of Odds reviewed the game. You can search for that page if you want more information.
Lovecomps
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September 26th, 2018 at 2:06:10 PM permalink
How can I get the job of being the one who invents/creates these nutty side bets? Can I be the one who thinks up the new carnival games too?
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