The game come from Naples, 16th century, when been invented. Possible the name of the game derives from town of Baccarat near Luneville.
Despite these statements related to old age, as they are often in game descriptions of casinos reads, Baccarat is probably much younger and only at the beginning of the 19th Century emerged.
Baccarat is played in the casinos offered in three main variants: Punto banco, Baccarat chemin de fer, and Baccarat banque. Of these three game models, there are further variations.
Baccarat chemin de fer is James Bond”s favorite game and was also a favorite game of the English King Edward VII , who as Prince of Wales in the course of Tranby Croft or Royal Baccarat Scandal even had to testify as a witness in court.
Baccarat is played with six decks and two players, you and the Banker. One hand is dealt to each of you. To win, you must pick the hand with the highest total, the highest score being 9, and the lowest a zero. If you bet on a tie and win, you get paid 9 to 1 for bigger wins.