Baccarat General Rules Overview Baccarat is one of the easiest games in all of gambling to learn and requires little practice or skill for participants to be successful at winning. Players simply wager on which of two hands of cards adds up to or comes closest to 9. Gaming Items 8 standard 52-card decks Shoe – Container where playing cards are drawn from. Baccarat table Players and Personnel Dealer – Monitors all betting and handles all payoffs.
One to Fifteen players Object of the Game Players simply wager on which of two hands of cards (The “Player” or the “Banker” hand) ads up to or comes closest to 9. Basic Rules of Play The “Player” hand and the “Banker” hand are drawn from 8 standard 52-card decks that have been shuffled together and placed in the “Shoe.”