Sic Bo is also referred to tai sai, hi-lo, big and small or dai sai. The game originates from China and is played with three dice. It also has variants like chuck-a-luck and grand hazard English origins. Sic Bo literally translates to precious dice.
Gameplay involves the three dice which players bet on. The bet is placed against a certain event taking place such as all dice showing the same number. Players place bets on different areas of a board with various betting options. The dealer shakes a box containing the 3 dice and opens it to reveal what combination he has.
Players can place bets on doubles appearing (two similar numbers on the three dice) while any triple loses (the same value on all three
dice). Big and small bets involve the number totals on the dice. Betting on the dice to bring up 4 to 10 count as a small bet, a big bet is one where the dice make up a total of 11 to 17.
The game is quite exciting because players have a lot of fun if the dice favor them and a lot of heartache if they don’t. Even more
interestingly, nothing the player does can affect the out come on the dice shake.
Teen Patii, which can also be spelled Teen Pathi, is a wagering game that originates from India and is popular all through South Asia.
The game is also called popularly known as flush or flash in the west or tri-card. Teen Patti is a card gamer and a simpler form of the popular card game poker.
Gameplay involves 3 cards dished out to all players face down. A player can choose to play the hand seen or blind in which case they either look at the three cards they have or play having not looked at them.
Players win rounds depending on the sequence of cards they have been dealt. The highest value sequence is the triple ace. Three cards that
match are a trail and there are names for plenty other combinations depending on the cards dealt and their suits. The player with the highest card value wins the round and takes the pot which is the money players placed as their bets.
Teen Patti is interesting with a favorable chance of winning. There is a lot of strategy that goes into a typical game of Teen Patti
since the rounds can go on for as long as it takes to reach a showdown where all players fold and only two remain.