The rules of Golden Bank are simple. The game is played with a deck of cards and a banker. The banker will shuffle the cards and deal two cards to each player, including themselves. The goal is to get a hand as close to 9 as possible.
But wait, there’s a catch. The value of each card is not what you might expect. Ace is worth 1, face cards are worth 0, and all other cards are worth their face value. So, if you’re dealt a 7 and a 4, your hand is worth 1 (7+4=11, drop the tens place).
Now, here’s where it gets interesting. If your hand is worth less than 5, you can choose to draw another card. If your hand is worth 6 or 7, you must stand. And if your hand is worth 8 or 9, you have a “natural” and automatically win.
But what about the banker? Well, they have their own set of rules to follow. If their hand is worth less than 3, they must draw another card. If their hand is worth 4 or 5, they can choose to draw another card depending on the player’s hand. If their hand is worth 6 or 7, they must stand. And if their hand is worth 8 or 9, they have a natural and automatically win.
Now that you know the rules, it’s time to play. But remember, this game is all about luck. So, don’t get too cocky if you win big or too down if you lose it all. Just sit back, enjoy the game, and hope that Lady Luck is on your side.
So, gather your friends and head to Jili to try your luck at Golden Bank. Who knows? You might just strike gold.