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Las Vegas Video Poker

MobyRank MobyScore
Amstrad CPC
...
0.7
Commodore 64
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0.7
Atari 8-bit
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2.0
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Description

With 20 coins in your hand, you approach the electronic poker machine confidently, with the aim of making a killing. There are several winning hands, with a Royal Flush paying out at 250-1, a Royal Flush at 50-1 and Four of a Kind at 20-1. Smaller winnings can be scored with multiple pairs or pairs of 'face cards'. There are five skill levels, and four different values of money to play with. After the initial draw you can choose which cards to hold in the hope of getting the best possible combination together. There is no opponent to play, and thus no bluffing involved.

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Las Vegas Video Poker Commodore 64 What coin value do you want to use?
Las Vegas Video Poker DOS Winning three of a kind (EGA)
Las Vegas Video Poker DOS Insert coins (CGA)
Las Vegas Video Poker Atari 8-bit Placing bet

Alternate Titles

  • "Video Poker" -- Ingame title
  • "Vegas Poker" -- Title written on Spectrum cassette

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Sales

According to the magazine Retro Gamer (issue #1), the game was Mastertronic's #28 best selling game (127.174 copies).
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