Emperor’s Challenge - Pai Gow
Emperor’s Challenge is a Pai Gow poker variant where players are dealt seven cards to make their best Pai Gow poker hand to play against the dealer’s best Pai Gow poker hand.
$5 minimum bet $1 minimum side bets $1 or $5 Jackpot bonus
How to Play
Players must place their bet and any additional side bets to begin the game. Additional side bets include the Pai Gow Insurance and Emperor’s Treasure wagers. After all the initial wagers are made, both the player and the dealer each receive seven cards. The player and the dealer will each set their pai gow poker hand by making one 2-card hand and one 5-card hand. The player’s hand is compared to the dealer’s hand and any side bets are reconciled.
Pai Gow Insurance – wins odds if the player’s hand is a Pai Gow which is a hand that does not contain a Pair or better
Emperor’s Treasure – wins odds according to the posted pay table and includes an Envy Bonus when the player wagers $5 or more.