Live Hi-Lo from Playtech is one of the easiest table games to play in any casino. Many land-based casinos do not offer the game, but players have been known to take full advantage of the rewards offered with online game options. Playtech has included a beautiful setup for the game, including a bright blue table and options that are easy to see. Betting takes place on the table, making it as realistic as can be while providing more options than virtual and land-based casino games.
The table is laid out in an easy to use manner with last results and various bet options available. As mentioned, betting takes place on the table, meaning no betting menu is displayed at the bottom of the screen. Instead, various coin values and other games options appear in the much smaller bar, allowing more of the game to fill the screen.
Players will find the high-quality video feed of the live dealer is available on laptops and desktops with flash based gaming options that do not require any downloads. Mobile gaming has become the preferred gaming method with live games as players can play the game from anywhere, at any time. Simply use an Android or iOS device to play via the app or connect to the HTML5 version with the internet browser of iOS and Android devices along with all other smartphones.
How Playtech Hi Lo Works
Once the table and video feed of the dealer has loaded, you will find the game is quite easy to figure out. The results of the last round in displayed in the light blue bar in front of the dealer 2 being the lowest value and Ace the highest.
The objective of Live Hi Lo is to determine whether or not the next card will be higher or lower than the last. For example, if a 6 appeared in the last round with a 7 to follow and you place a bet on higher, you will win. However, if a 6 showed in the previous round and a 2 follows with the same bet, you would lose.
The game is that simple, but Playtech has made it more enjoyable by including other bet options with higher payouts. Players can select card groups including 2 to 5, 6 to 9, or 10 to Ace. Placing a bet here and the next card appears within those brackets, you will win. Other betting options also include card colors, betting that the next card will be an Ace or King, or even just an Ace. There are many ways to hit impressive payouts, but also many ways to decrease the risk by playing the Hi-Lo game only on the left, which also includes a snap option that allows you to bet that the next card will consist of the same value.
Players will be able to choose from multiple bet values as various chip values are shown. This allows users to take advantage of progressive betting, which has proven very popular and rewarding with this type of game. Chip values range from $2.00 up to $20.00, but players can stack coins and reach total bets of $200.00 per bet.