Playtech is all set to unveil a blackjack side bet named ‘21+3’, which brings in a poker-type game along with traditional table games.
The side bet is actually based on two cards of a player along with the dealer’s up-card. If these three cards form a three-of-a-kind, straight, straight flush or even suited three-of-a-kind, the player gets to win a side bet payout in addition to heightened odds.
Players who participate in this ultimate live casino card game and receive suited three-of-a-kind hand will win 100 times the amount of their original side bet. Kevin Kilminster, Playtech’s live casino innovation head, said this 21+3 side bet is a superb addition on top of the classic live casino blackjack game. This essentially infuses excitement of poker into the hearts of gamers. He added that it will click with players who are familiar with each card game along with new customers.
Playtech has got 21+3 licensed from Games Marketing. The latter holds exclusive online rights to this side bet game.