BETTING RULES & PAYOUTS

Rules for Win By Tongits

The following rules apply if the player WINS BY TONGITS:

  1. If the player wins by TONGITS, the player gets 40% of the original ANTE.
  2. The TONGITS winner gets an additional 20% from the original ANTE for each ace or king of any suit.
  3. If the TONGITS winner has any four cards of the same kind (AKA SECRET card: This type can be four aces, four kings, four sevens, etc.). They get 20% of the original ANTE.
  4. If the TONGITS winner has five straight FLUSH (AKA ESCALERA), meaning 5 straight cards of the same suit (e.g. King of Hearts, followed by Queen of Hearts, followed by Jack of Hearts, followed by 10 of Hearts, followed 9 of Hearts), the winner also gets 20% of the original ANTE.

***NOTE: If the opponent gets BURNED, meaning he or she has not brought to the table any group of cards, player is obliged to pay 40% of the original ANTE plus the following:

  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each ace or king cards.
  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each SECRET CARD COMBINATION.
  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each ESCALERA COMBINATION.

Rules for Deck Runs Out

The following rules apply if the DECK RUNS OUT OF CARDS:

  1. If the player won by lowest points, winner gets 40% of the original ANTE.
  2. The winner also gets 20% for each card if he/she has KING or ACE of any suit from the original ANTE.
  3. If the winner has any four cards of the same kind (AKA SECRET card: This type can be. four aces, four longs, four sevens, etc.). They get 20% of the original ANTE.
  4. If the winner has five straight FLUSH (AKA ESCALERA), meaning 5 straight cards of the same suit (e.g. King of Hearts, followed by Queen of Hearts, followed by Jack of Hearts, followed by 10 of Hearts, followed 9 of Hearts), the winner also gets 20% of the original ANTE.

***NOTE: If the opponent gets BURNED, meaning he or she has not brought to the table any group of cards, player is obliged to pay 40% of the original ANTE for being BURNED and another 20% of the original ante for FOLDING automatically, plus the following:

  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each ace or king cards.
  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each SECRET CARD COMBINATION.
  • The winner by lowest points gets an additional 20% for each ESCALERA COMBINATION.

Rules for Win by Draw

The Winner will get the following if the game is WON BY DRAW:

FIGHT-LOSE: If the opponent FIGHTS and loses, player has to pay 50% of the original ANTE plus:

  • Additional 20% for each ace or king cards.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has a SECRET CARD COMBINATION.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has an ESCALERA COMBINATION.

FOLD: If the opponent FOLDS, player has to pay 20% of the original Ante plus:

  • Additional 20% for each ace or king cards.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has a SECRET CARD COMBINATION.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has an ESCALERA COMBINATION.

BURNED: If the opponent BURNED and automatically gets FOLD, player has to pay 40% of the original Ante plus:

  • Additional 20% for each ace or king cards.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has a SECRET CARD COMBINATION.
  • Additional 20% if the winner has an ESCALERA COMBINATION.

Jackpot Rules

Table Jackpot

  • 20% of per person’s ante is automatically allotted to the Table Jackpot (visible in the upper right side of the window).
  • This is won when the player wins twice in a row.

Mega Jackpot

  • 5 chips per person /per table are allotted automatically to the mega jackpot found on the lower right side of the screen (after the chat window).
  • The player, who has a 8 card STRAIGHT FLUSH straight from the initial hand (no pick-ups) will get the Mega Jackpot. To win the mega jackpot you need to receive a 8 card straight flush on the first deal into your hand and you need to meld this 8 card straight flush onto the table in your first turn.

Table Fees

  • A 15% table fee will be applied to the advertised Mega Jackpot award when the Mega Jackpot is won. The winner will receive the balance of the Mega Jackpot after table fees are collected
  • The table pot will be subject to a 15% table fee, which will be applied at the beginning of the game before table jackpots and Mega Jackpot fees are deducted.