Live Casino Hold’em
The immensely popular version of Texas Hold'Em is now available in a live format. Instead of playing against a random generator, you'll be able to get a genuine feel for the casino atmosphere, with a dealer being broadcast live on your screen, in the comfort of your own home. When you play live Hold'em, you can watch a live dealer shuffle and deal the cards, without worrying about the randomness of a RNG, like when you play an online Hold'em cash game. . All moves are shown on the live stream of the game. You will also be able to interact with the dealer and the other players, through the chat function. The similarity between the games lies in how the bets are placed, since in both cases it is done by clicking and dragging them around the screen.
First of all, it is important to clarify the differences between Texas Hold'em and Casino Hold'em. One is a game of poker against other players, while in Casino Hold'em you play with other players at the table, but against the dealer, In Live Hold'em you can only play with other players against the house, but it maintains the traditional social spirit of the game, which is somewhat lost in the online casino version. It's the closest you'll ever get to the real casino experience, and it's in many ways vastly better. You won't have to get dressed or leave your house, you will not have to organize travel plans or pay for a stay elsewhere, if the casino is far away, but at the same time, you will still be able to interact and play with other players,
Play against the dealer, and not against the other players at the table.
You will be able to stream a real casino table and dealer.
You choose what to bet from your screen, just like online Hold'em.
You will see the dealer shuffle and deal the cards.
You will be able to interact with other players at the table, as well as with the dealer, through the chat function.
The minimum bets are somewhat higher than in other casino games.
Why play Live Hold'em?
This is the ultimate way to play this social game, staying in the comfort of your own home, and feeling the thrill of being in a real casino. You truly will get the best of both worlds by playing Live Hold'em. You will be able to chat with the other players, and even the dealer will respond to you if you talk to them and it is relevant to the game. You'll be able to have the human interaction that you miss out on playing a regular online Hold'em game. You'll also have the benefit of seeing the live dealer shuffle and deal the cards, so if you're feeling a little suspicious about the random number generator - even when there's no reason to be - that seed of mistrust in your head can be completely eliminated by seeing how a person of flesh and blood mixes and deals the cards.
Advantages of Playing Live Hold'em
You'll be playing against a real person, not a random number generator.
Reliable dealing of the cards, as you can see how they are shuffled and dealt.
It maintains the social element, by allowing you to interact with the dealer and other players.
Real cards are used instead of digital cards.
You will have the casino experience from home.