Welcome to the Pokies2.com online baccarat guide!

What is baccarat?

Baccarat is a popular card game is played at casinos around the world, which, of course, means you can play it online too. This section of Pokies2.com website has a wealth of information about the game of baccarat, as well as unbiased reviews, helpful tips and a guide to some of the most popular strategies.

Variations of baccarat

It’s worth pointing out that there are a number of variations of baccarat that are played around the world. These include Midi Baccarat, Mini Baccarat, and Super 6. Examples of these games as well as the more traditional Punto Banco, can be found at a number of online casinos.

If you are new to online baccarat then its definitely worthwhile playing the game for free in demo mode at an online casino. You will find that the feel and speed of the games differs, depending on the baccarat software being used by the casino.

It’s also worth point out that a number of casino sites are now offering live dealer online baccarat.

Details of the live dealer baccarat sites as well as our reviews of them can be found in the relevant section of the Pokies2.com website.

Exactly what is baccarat?

Playing baccarat is fast and surprisingly simple and once you get used to the nuances of the game and the various betting strategies. It’s a very social game!

As baccarat is not as widely well known as more traditional table games such as blackjack and roulette, it’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with the rules before playing.

Variations of online baccarat

Most online baccarat follows fairly familiar rules though there is an alternative game called pinto banco. Punto banco is commonly played across America and Europe.

Two other variations of baccarat include ‘baccarat chemin de fern’ and ‘baccarat banque’ and both of these alternative versions allow players to make more choices thereby creating a skill element to the game rather than just pure luck.

It is best to familiarise yourself with the classic ‘punto banco’ version of online baccarat before trying one of the several variations of the game.