How to play Poker Texas Holdem - game rules
Bad Beat Jackpot
This Jackpot is a special GameChips bonus you can win while playing poker Texas Hold’em. The Jackpot is built from the rake that is taken at the poker tables. The more players that play the games - the more rake taken and therefore, the larger the Jackpots. The Jackpot is hit when a player has a very high ranking hand and loses the pot to a player holding an even higher ranking hand. Also, the hand must be played in a showdown and both players must use both of their hole cards to form their respective hands.54,157,457 GameChips to win!
To qualify for the Jackpot, the minimum losing hand is currently four of a kind, sixes or better (it can change periodically):
The Jackpot is progressive, meaning that if you play at higher stakes you can win a bigger part of Jackpot. The Jackpot can't be won in private (closed) tables and in heads-up (1 vs 1) games.
The Bad Beat Jackpot is paid out as such:
|50% to the player who lost the hand|
|25% to the player who won the hand|
|25% split between the remaining players participating in the hand|