Blackjack is a very well known and loved card game. You would be hard pressed to find someone who does not understand the basics of the game which simply put are the first one to reach a value of 21 with the cards dealt or an Ace and a Face is a winner. The Ace and Face is known as a Blackjack and in a standard game plays out odds of 3:2m a regular win i.e. beating the dealer with cards as close to the value of 21 will pay out 2:1. Amongst the standard Blackjack games there are a number of variations to the game which add spice to it. A split is where you can split two cards of the same value and add the same amount as a bet again but end up with two hands. A double down allows you to double your current bet and place one more card which you believe will win the round. There are also multi-hand Blackjack games where you can play more than one hand of cards on the same screen. All of these variations add variety to the game but they don’t always add value. If you are looking to add value to your Blackjack games then you must look out for the bonus Blackjack games.

Bonus Blackjack Games with Side Bets

There are a number of different bonus Blackjack games which you can find online. These games will give you the opportunity to place an addition side bet also known as a jackpot bet. The side bet can be on a number of different options that you are hoping for within the cards drawn. For example one Bonus Blackjack games offers a payout of 50:1 on the side bet made when your hand is a Jack of Spades and an Ace of Spades. This same side bet pays 25:1 for any Jack or Ace and any suited cards will give you 2:1. This is actually the most common style of bonus blackjack that you can find online but the truth of the matter is that there are endless ways to gain extra bonuses when playing Blackjack

Variations of Blackjack with Bonus Opportunities

Anything Goes Blackjack is another bonus version where you can place an extra side bet and choose between four different ways to improve your hand and hopefully win. You can replace your cards, replace your double down cards, drawn a second double down card or replace your bust card. This may not be an obvious bonus payout but it is a way of gaining more bonus chances. Duel; Blackjack lets you place an ante bet to begin with the before the cards are dealt and then you can choose to fold after the first round of cards or you can place a further bet if you think your chances are good. The Lucky 7's Blackjack game allows you to place an extra side bet on landing 7's in your hand which pays out better odds. There are also progressive Blackjack games such as Triple 7's- in this game you place extra side bets on the chance of landing any number of 7's amongst your cards. Payments are made for single 7's, double 7's and triple 7's of the same suit. The Progressive Jackpot is awarded for three 7's of diamonds. The list of bonus opportunities when playing Blackjack is endless and you can often practice many of these games before you place real money bets which give you a chance to get to know the game and also the bonus options involved.