Microgaming basic strategy charts



This page lists the basic strategy charts for all the Microgaming blackjack games. The house edge is given next to the list entry, in brackets, and the rules are located above each set of charts. Thanks to The Wizard Of Odds and Ken Smith for the invaluable assistance their resources provided in creating the charts.


• Classic blackjack / single deck  (0.13%)
• Vegas single deck blackjack   (0.30%)
• Vegas Strip blackjack   (0.36%)
• Atlantic City blackjack  (0.36%)
• European blackjack  (0.39%)
• Vegas Downtown blackjack  (0.40%)
• Multi-hand blackjack  (0.57%)





Microgaming single deck / classic blackjack

1D, S17, D9, no DAS, no peek, draw to split aces


Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDHH
10DDDDDDDDH H
9DDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SSSSSSSH HS
A6HHHHHHHHHH
A5HHHHHHHHHH
A4HHHHHHHHHH
A3HHHHHHHHHH
A2HHHHHHHHHH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPH H
7sPPPPPPHH SH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHHHHHH HH
3sHHPPPPHH HH
2sHPPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Vegas single deck blackjack

1D, H17, D9, no DAS, peek



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDDD
10DDDDDDDDH H
9DDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SSSSSSSH HH
A6HHHHHHHHHH
A5HHHHHHHHHH
A4HHHHHHHHHH
A3HHHHHHHHHH
A2HHHHHHHHHH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPPP
7sPPPPPPHH SH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHHHHHH HH
3sHHPPPPHH HH
2sHPPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Microgaming Vegas Strip blackjack

4D, S17, DOA, DAS, peek



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDDH
10DDDDDDDDH H
9HDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SDDDDS SH HH
A6HDDDD H HHHH
A5HHDDDH HHHH
A4HHDDDH HHHH
A3HHHDDHHH HH
A2HHHDDHHH HH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPPP
7sPPPPPPHH HH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHPPHHH HH
3sPPPPPPHH HH
2sPPPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Microgaming Atlantic City blackjack

8D, S17, DOA, DAS, LS, peek



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH RRR
15SSSSSHH HRH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDDH
10DDDDDDDDH H
9HDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SDDDDS SH HH
A6HDDDD H HHHH
A5HHDDDH HHHH
A4HHDDDH HHHH
A3HHHDDHHH HH
A2HHHDDHHH HH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPPP
7sPPPPPPHH HH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHPPHHH HH
3sPPPPPPHH HH
2sPPPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Microgaming European blackjack

2D, S17, D9, no DAS, ENHC, DTSA



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDHH
10DDDDDDDDH H
9DDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SSSSSSSH HH
A6HHHHHHHHHH
A5HHHHHHHHHH
A4HHHHHHHHHH
A3HHHHHHHHHH
A2HHHHHHHHHH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPH H
7sPPPPPPHH HH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHHHHHH HH
3sHHPPPPHH HH
2sHHPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Microgaming Vegas Downtown blackjack

2D, H17, DOA, DAS, peek



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDDD
10DDDDDDDDH H
9DDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A9SSSSSSSSSS
A8SSSSDSSSSS
A7DDDDDS SH HH
A6HDDDD H HHHH
A5HHDDDH HHHH
A4HHDDDH HHHH
A3HHDDDHHH HH
A2HHHDDHHH HH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPPP
7sPPPPPPHH HH
6sPPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHPPHHH HH
3sPPPPPPHH HH
2sPPPPPPHH HH

(Top)




Microgaming multi-hand blackjack

5D, S17, D9, no DAS, no peek, draw to split aces



Hard totals
2345678910A
17SSSSSSSSSS
16SSSSSHH HHH
15SSSSSHH HHH
14SSSSSHH HHH
13SSSSSHH HHH
12HHSSSH HHHH
11DDDDDDDDHH
10DDDDDDDDH H
9HDDDD HHHHH
8HHHHHHHHHH


Soft totals
2345678910A
A8SSSSSSSSSS
A7SSSSSSSH HH
A6HHHHHHHHHH
A5HHHHHHHHHH
A4HHHHHHHHHH
A3HHHHHHHHHH
A2HHHHHHHHHH


Pairs
2345678910A
AsPPPPPPPPPP
10sSSSSSSSSSS
9sPPPPPSPPS S
8sPPPPPPPPH H
7sPPPPPPHH HH
6sHPPPPHH HHH
5sDDDDDDDDH H
4sHHHHHHHH HH
3sHHPPPPHH HH
2sHHPPPPHH HH



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