ONLINE BLACKJACK STRATEGY ARTICLES, HINTS, TIPS, TRICKS AND TOOLS
On this page you will find Blackjack strategy resources in the form of articles, books, dvds, movies and software! All of the Blackjack strategy articles are written by professional Blackjack player and author, Henri Tamburin!
BLACKJACK STRATEGY ARTICLES!
BASIC BLACKJACK RULES
In Blackjack, the player competes against the dealer (i.e. the bank). Your goal as the player is to draw cards (i.e. "hit") until your hand adds up to 21, or comes as close as possible without exceeding 21. If your first two cards total 21, you have blackjack.
If the total value of your cards is closer to 21 than the dealer's, you win as much as you have wagered. READ MORE
HOW TO PLAY BLACKJACK
The object of the blackjack game is to accumulate cards with point totals as close to 21 without going over 21. Face cards (Jacks, Queens and Kings) are worth 10 points. Aces are worth 1 or 11, whichever is preferable. READ MORE
It is widely believed that Blackjack as we know it today originated in France. The first recorded mentioning of this game is found as "vingt-et-un" (twenty and one) in the seventeenth century. Just like with the rest of games we do not know precise origin of Blackjack and there are only guesses left as to what is the true beginning of this excellent game. READ MORE
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BLACKJACK STRATEGY ARTICLES WRITTEN BY HENRY TAMBURIN!
WHO IS HENRY TAMBURIN?
Henry Tamburin is a gambling author with a background in mathematics and a doctorate in chemistry. He is best known for his book Blackjack: Take the Money and Run which explains basic blackjack strategy, managing a bankroll, side bets and advanced tactics like card counting. READ MORE
HENRY TAMBURIN'S: BLACKJACK TERMINOLOGY
Penetration = This is the percentage of cards in a deck or shoe that is dealt prior to the shuffle. If a casino deals 6 decks from a shoe and has 70% penetration that means the dealer will deal about 4 decks from the shoe then shuffle all the cards. READ MORE
HENRY TAMBURIN'S: IS CARD COUNTING LEGAL?
This is one of the questions most often asked of me by casino players. But before I give the answer, let me briefly explain what card counting is all about for readers who may not be familiar with it. READ MORE
HENRY TAMBURIN'S: HOW TO CALCULATE THE CASINO'S EDGE IN BLACKJACK
I often get inquiries from casino players that want to know what the casino edge is for a specific blackjack game that they may have seen in a casino. In this article, I will show you how you can go about doing this on your own using several different tools.
BLACKJACK STRATEGY ARTICLES WRITTEN BY OTHER AUTHORS
BLACKJACK CARD COUNTING
Why blackjack and is one of the most popular casino card-games is easy to
comprehend both from the point of view of the player and of the casino or
online casino. READ MORE