It is a fast-paced, no nonsense game that should appeal to fans of both craps and roulette or anyone who just wants to have change in their usual game. Sic Bo means dice pair but this game is played by three dice. The dice are known as lucky dice and big small. Many numbers of English games are developed on the same lines, namely Grand Hazard and chuck-a-Luck. If you are familiar in the above description you are on your way to understand this game. This game is played with three dice thrown in a small cage by a dealer. Each dice have different bet payout based on the probability, and you can bet as many as you like this is similar to Roulette.
Sic Bo bets
The easiest bet on this game is to bet on the three dice total. This ranges from four to seventeen. The payouts on each of these bets differ based on the probability of each occurring. The total bet is used in a number of Sic Bo strategies.
Small and Big Bets
You can bet on the total of the three dice being small that is from four to ten and big has eleven to seventeen. The payout on big and small is one to one, this is like black or red in Roulette, these bets are the basis of lower risk. In this an important rule to note is if any triple appears then the big and small bets loses.
The combination bet is a bet on any two specific numbers showing on the three dice. The payout on a combination bet is six to one. This differs from the total bet, which pays different amounts depending on the specific total. This bet is the medium risk in the sic Bo strategy.
The single bet is a bet that specific number will show on any of the three dice. The payout on a single bet depends on how many occurrences of the chosen number turn up on the three dice. If the chosen number turns up on one dice, you get paid of one to one, if it turns up on two dice you get paid of two to one and if the number turns up on three dice you get paid of twelve to one.
The double bet is a bet the two of specific number will turns up on the three dice. You can bet on any double from one to six and the payout is ten to one. Unlike the triple bet there is no option to bet on any double bet.
The triple is that all three dice will show a specific number. You can bet on any specific triple from one to six and also occur triple on the same time. The payout on any triple is thirty to one, payout on the specific triple is whopping hundred and eighty to one, and this makes the biggest payout on the board.