Three high cards in a video poker hand. Also written 3HC.
See also: High Card.
|High Card||In video poker, a card that when paired would produce a winning hand. In most, but not all video poker games, High Card are jacks through aces.|
Two cards of the same rank that comprise a winning video poker hand. Most commonly this is a pair of jacks or higher. However in Pick'em poker a pair of nines or higher is a High Pair. In some video poker games, a pair of kings or better is a High Pair.
See also: Low Pair.
|Hold||The amount a game return to the casino. That is the Hold is the amount players lose. Casinos set the theo at or below the Hold.|
|House Edge||The casino's advantage, computed as the expected 100% - the expected return. For most casino games, the House Edge is positive. However, for some games such as certain video poker games, the expected return is greater then 100%, and the house has a negative edge.|
|IGRA||Short for Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.|
|IGT||Short for International Game Technology.|
|Indian Gaming Regulatory Act||
(According to IRS.gov) In 1988, Congress enacted the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) to:
Three or four cards to a straight, where the rank of the missing cards are in between the other cards.
See also: Straight.
|International Game Technology||
Manufacturer of video poker games, including Game King Video Poker, Spin Poker, Super-Times Pay Poker and Multi-Strike Video Poker.
See also: Game King, Spin Poker, Super-Times Pay, Multi-Strike.
|Jacks or Better||Video poker game. See Jacks or Better paytable.|
|Jacks or Better Super Triple Play||Video poker game. See Jacks or Better Super Triple Play paytable.|
|JoB||Common abbreviation for "Jacks or Better" video poker game. See Jacks or Better paytable.|
|JoB-S3P||Common abbreviation for "Jacks or Better Super Triple Play" video poker game. See Jacks or Better Super Triple Play paytable.|
|JoB-S3P (FP, 6 Coins)||Well known variant of "Jacks or Better Super Triple Play" video poker game with an EV of 99.75%. See Jacks or Better Super Triple Play paytable.|
|Joker Poker Royal Flush||Well known variant of "2 Pair Joker Wild" video poker game with an EV of 99.07%. See 2 Pair Joker Wild paytable.|
|Jokers Gone Wild||Well known variant of "1 Pair (Kings or Better) Joker Wild" video poker game with an EV of 100.46%. See 1 Pair (Kings or Better) Joker Wild paytable.|
|JW||Common abbreviation for "1 Pair (Kings or Better) Joker Wild" video poker game. See 1 Pair (Kings or Better) Joker Wild paytable.|