Ante Up for Slingo Poker!
Think you know poker? You’ve never played online poker the way you can in classic Slingo Poker! This terrific game gives you so many ways to play and win you’ll always have something new to come back to.
First off, you can play Slingo Poker solo to make the best hand you can, or you can play against the dealer for a little friendly competition. Either way is a fun-filled way to play poker the way you love any time, even if there’s nobody else around. (Or even if you think you might be interrupted a few times – this is a real winner if you have little kids around!)
And then there are the side bets, which are flush with exciting possibilities. Slingo Poker gives you up to 11 side bets to choose from – think you’re going to get two red cards or two black cards? Put a little money down! Think you’ll get over or under 13? Put a few chips into it. And if you’re feeling especially confident, you can even bet that the two cards in your hand will add up to a specific number. You can even bet that you’ll get a pair on your deal!
Once you’re done with side bets, you can play your hand of Slingo Poker. It’s the classic game you love, and you can bet from 5 to 500 credits per hand, depending on how lucky you’re feeling.
We’ll deal up a good time, you just need to pick up your cards – so pull up a chair and play a few hands right now!
Slingo Poker is a one-on-one game of poker against the dealer or against yourself, with the option to place "Side Bets" on the outcome of the players first 2 cards. In "Solo" mode, the objective is to get the best poker hand possible. In "Dealer" mode, your objective is to get a better poker hand than the dealer.
Starting the game
To start the game, click on any of the "Chips" in your pile and then click on the betting circle by the player’s hand. You can bet up to 500 credits for any given hand. If you are not pleased with your bet, you can click on "Clear" to start over. You can then make your "Side Bets". You can make Side Bets up to the total credits you have. Click on the chip that is the amount you want to bet and then click on each of the Side Bets you want to bet on. Each of the Side Bets are described below in the "Side Bets" section. The amount you have bet so far will be displayed at the top of the screen. When you are satisfied with your bets, click on the green "Deal" button at the bottom of the screen.
Playing the game
In "Solo Play" When you click the deal button, you will be dealt your 2 cards. Both of your cards will be dealt face up and the community cards will be dealt face down. Bonus bets are processed and awarded first, then the community cards are turned over. In "vs. Dealer Play" When you click the deal button, you will be dealt your 2 cards and the dealer will be dealt all of their cards. Both of your cards will be dealt face up, and the community cards will be dealt face down. Bonus bets are processed and awarded first, then the community cards are turned over. If your poker hand beats the dealer’s poker hand, you win. Payouts are higher in "vs. Dealer" mode.
Side bets are processed first then Poker is played. You can bet on:
- Pair – (2 of the same)
- 2 Red or Black Cards – (2 cards of the same color)
- Under or Over 13 – (The value of the player’s first two cards)
NOTE: Aces count as 1 The value of the hand – (16-20) Every 10 games, your current winnings and Slingo Coins are recorded at Slingo.com.