Craps or bank craps is a very exciting game and you will always find the players at the craps table mostly yelling and shouting. Compared to other casino games like roulette and blackjack, it s not as popular but is a fun and refreshing game. The game is played on specially build craps table and involves the use of a pair of dice. Usually after every eight hours, the dices are replaced by new ones and are regularly inspected for signs of damages.
One of the players is given the role of a shooter. He has to place either a “pass line” or “don’t pass line bet” after which he is given a number of dices out of which he has to choose any two to play with. The shooter has to handle the pair of dice and throw them using only one hand. They have to be thrown in such a manner so that they hit the other end of the table. In case they fall off the table, they are first inspected and then returned to the players.
20 players can play a craps game at a time. In case a player does not want to throw, there is also the option of betting on the shooter. There are different types of bets that can be placed. The game is conducted by two dealers and the boxman and stickman are the other casino crews involved in the game.
A game of craps consists of several rounds and each player in the game gets a chance to throw the dice. Usually the opportunity to throw the dice goes around the table in a clockwise way. A player might not opt to throw but can still place his bets.
In each round of the game, there are two parts “ the “come out” and the “point”. The come out roll is when the dice is rolled for the first time and a game of craps begins. A come out roll is made when the when the last shooter have not been able to make a “point”. In craps the dices are rolled on the table which is divided into 3 areas “ two sides and the center area. The period between the rolling of the dices, the dealers make the payouts and also collect the losing wagers.
If you are looking for a fast paced game, then craps is definitely a great option. Now the game can be found in both the online casinos and land based casinos.