Have you chosen baccarat card game?

Your choice is completely understandable: baccarat game is really easy to learn, interesting to play and exciting to win. When you try baccarat for the first time you will understand at once why this casino game was considered to be the one for aristocratic gentlemen only though it is played by everyone today: casinos just try to support such a status of baccarat game by playing it in a separate room behind velvet curtains.

Baccarat game has a very rich history which tells you about the origins and development of baccarat from the early ages till now when online baccarat is very popular and loved by many people who do not have a chance or desire to visit casinos. Though somebody thinks that baccarat came from France, it is not actually true as it was born in Italy (the name of the game is the Italian word "baccara" which means "zero"); thanks to French soldiers, baccarat came to France in the 15th century and was quickly spread there among French aristocrats.

The beginner will be also surprised to find out that game to visit casinos has some variants to choose from, and their rules differ a bit from the traditional ones; there are three original baccarat versions (Punto Banco, Chemin de Fer and Baccarat en Banque) and some other ones which are very easy and fun to play (Mini baccarat for example).

What makes baccarat game to be so interesting to play?

Every baccarat player has his/her own answer to this question and it is quite understandable why: every person has its own vision of the game and its own reasons to play it. Anyway, we'll try to guess what makes baccarat to be so popular among many casino gamblers.

  • Easy rules to learn
  • No need to learn any strategy to use because baccarat is the game of luck and fortune
  • Great atmosphere at baccarat table
  • Many variations to choose from
  • A lot of interesting baccarat books to read
  • A chance to win much money for a short period of time
  • Opportunity to win much with a small wager
  • Simple tips to follow

Today you have chance to play baccarat game in every casino because it is one of the most popular casino games together with blackjack and roulette; at the beginning of the 20th century it was exactly the game of blackjack which did not give baccarat a chance to become very popular in America but, anyway, it had found its place there in 1950s.

Do not forget also about an opportunity to play baccarat online both for free and real money: there is a special version of baccarat table for baccarat online where only one player and a virtual dealer have a place to "sit".

So, let us congratulate you with the excellent choice of baccarat card game: you will definitely not be disappointed and you will not have any wish to change this game for any other one!

Baccarat History

history.jpgBaccarat game is believed to appear in Italy though the motherland of this game is France: it came to America in the end of the 19th century and gained the big popularity. Read about the difficulties baccarat had to overcome before becoming the game of choice for many gamblers all over the world.

Baccarat Rules

rules.jpgBaccarat game is not difficult to play; that is why it attracts many gamblers: you should not learn any particular system or strategy to win baccarat, but some moments are present which a gambler should know by heart if s/he wants to understand and play baccarat card game perfectly. Read the main baccarat rules!

Baccarat Tips

tips.jpgSpecial tips have been developed by professional gamblers both for land-based baccarat and baccarat online: there are not many of them but they really worth learning because they help gamblers to understand their chances clearly and play baccarat with less losses for sure.Read the common baccarat tips!