888 Casino New Jersey
888 accepted U.S. players until October 2006 when the UIGEA was enacted. The most familiar brands during that era were Casino-on-Net and Pacific Poker. 888 eventually stopped focusing on its other brands and 888 emerged as a household name in the international online poker and casino industry.
888 reentered the U.S. on September 19, 2013 by providing WSOP.com’s poker software in Nevada. 888 won a preferred provider contract from the Delaware Lottery. Its casino games soft launched in Delaware on October 31, 2013 and opened to all players on November 8, 2013.
888 New Jersey Casino Games
888 Casino New Jersey offers over 20 slot titles. It advertises the paybacks on all of its slot games. Players can expect an average return of 90% for the worst games and nearly 96% on the best. This is far higher than brick and mortar slot machines but is typical for online games.
888 offers two generic table games; blackjack and roulette.
Blackjack Classic – Players may double down on any two cards. Pairs may only be split once and split aces receive just one card. There is no double down after the split or surrender. The dealer stays on all 17′s. Six decks are used and the dealer reshuffles after every hand.
European Blackjack – European Blackjack at 888 offers the same player rules as the classic version. The only difference is that the dealer does not take a hole card until after the player acts. This adds .08% to the house advantage. Players should consider the classic version over this one.
American Roulette – This is a traditional roulette game with two zeros and a $1 minimum bet.
European Roulette – 888 calls the game European Roulette but it is simply roulette with one zero. It has a $.50 minimum bet. There game should be played over American Roulette as it has almost half the house advantage.
French Roulette – This is what most people consider European Roulette. This game includes the La Partage rule where players only lose half of an even money bet when the zero is called. The minimum bet is $1 and it is the best roulette game offered by 888.
Jacks of Higher Video Poker – Jacks or Higher is the only video poker game spread by 888. It returns 98.25%.
888 Casino Promotions
New players receive $10 in free play. Only winnings may be withdrawn. There is also a 100% up to $300 first deposit bonus. It is cleared by wagering 30 times the bonus amount at slots. Some table games require a 150x wager requirement. Blackjack and video poker have a 300x wager requirement before players will be allowed to cash it out.
888 New Jersey Deposit Options
888 players in New Jersey may deposit cash at the Bally’s Atlantic City casino cage. Electronic checks, Visa and Mastercard are accepted.
888 New Jersey Withdrawal Options
Players may withdraw cash at the Bally’s casino cage. Electronic checks and standard checks are also available.