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Online video poker

The Microgaming company is the world famous software developer for online casinos that was established back in nineteen ninety four. And nowadays about one hundred such casinos are the clients of the company. The portfolio that consists of more than three hundred unique casino games makes Microgaming one of the largest companies that develop software for online casinos.

The variants of video poker games are on the long list of Microgaming’s achievements over the years of work. And as these video poker machines are extremely popular with the players, a great number of online casinos use these games.

Video Poker Games by Microgaming

Such well known and loved by players video poker games as Tens or Better, Jacks or Better, Deuces Wild, Joker Poker and others (nine in general) in four-hand variation and single hand variation were developed by Microgaming. There are casinos powered by Microgaming that offer a hundred-hand version of Jacks or Better. One of the reasons of popularity of video poker machines by Microgaming is their really high level of graphics if compared to most online casinos. The graphics has never actually been a strong side of video poker machines in the internet casinos. But the Microgaming Company has achieved a great progress in this field, comparing to other casino software designers. But still the video poker games’ graphics is not as good as in other casino games. This is a screenshot of a video poker game at a casino powered by Microgaming:

The other reason of the fact that players love the video poker machines by Microgaming is that the payouts are really large. For example the video poker game by Microgaming that pays the worst, pays out 98.10 percent to players. And the video poker machine that pays the best, pays out the incredible 99.54 percent. These are almost unbeatable numbers if speaking about online casino gambling.

Video Poker first appeared in the mid-1970s, but it became really popular after the invention of Internet. The main reason of its constantly growing popularity is the fact that video poker is the combination of poker, game of skill and slot machines, game of chance. The game has a low casino edge and you can make a killing even making a tiny bet.

Five card draw poker forms the basis of Video Poker. The game is played on a machine that is very like a typical slot machine. Nowadays online casinos offer lots of varieties of video poker including progressive games, but the main purpose remains the same to form the highest poker hand. Of course, Royal Flush is the cherry on the cake.

There are also a lot Video Poker promotions and various online tournaments.