Learn Craps Playing Rules and Peciliarities

There is no much information the player should know about the game of craps. To learn craps rules is to examine carefully its betting types and their peculiarities; and also find out the types of the playing sessions. If you combine this knowledge with a smart bankroll and craps strategies, there is no doubt, you'll be the best and most successful player.

It is important to remember that the game gives gamblers the possibility to combine different types of craps bets to increase their winning chances.

Craps General Rules

At first all the gamblers place their bets, and then the "shooter" throws the dice. This is the 1st roll, which is called "come out roll". If the result is 2, 3, 7, 11, or 12 point, the game is over and the winnings and loses are paid out. If the result is the other number ("point"), the game goes on and a shooter throws the dice again and again, until the point result or 7 will appear. In this case the players are paid their winning wagers and the shooter changes.

Craps Common Bets

  • Pass Line Bet. The simplest type of bet. It places before come out roll:

    Victory - 7, 11 (payment is 1:1)

    Lose - 2, 3, 12

    After the point the bet is paid 1:1, in the case the gambler hits again the point.

  • Don't Pass Line. The conditions of the bet are vice versa to the previous one.
  • Come Bet. It places after the come out roll, and the next roll determines the player's point. If the 7 comes out, the gambler wins 1:1 payout.
  • Don't Come Bet. It is opposite to the previous one.

There exist other kinds of bets, bat they are not so save for novice players.

Craps in one of the most popular craps games in the world, after the blackjack, roulette, and slots and its popularity is conditioned by exciting playing process and simple rules.