Published on Feb 14, 2019
Sic bo more likely known as tai sai, dai siu, big and small or hi-lo is an ancient Chinese origin game of chance which is played with three dice. The meaning of sic bo is “precious dice”. Meanwhile, the word dai siu and dai sai mean “big” or “small”.
Sic bo is a very famous casino game in Asia and this game is widely played in the casinos located at Macau, Philippines. This game is also played as hi-lo and was introduced to the United games by Chinese immigrants in the early 20th century and now can be found in most of the American casinos. Since 13 May 2002, this game can be played legally in all the licensed casinos in the United Kingdom under the gaming clubs regulations 2002.
The gameplay involves betting that a certain condition for an example a situation where all three dice roll the same will be satisfied by a roll of the dice.
Players will place their bets on certain areas of the table. Then the dealer will pick up a small chest containing the dice which will be closed and shacked. At the end of the game, the dealer will open the chest and reveal the combinations.
Sic bo is one of the two casino games that involve dice, the other being craps. Sic bio is a game of chance because of each roll on the dice results a win or loss of the bet.in the craps, some bets needs at least a few rolls before they can become the winning or losing bets, thus increase and encourage the strategy.
Grand hazard is a gambling game of English origin and this game is also played using three dice. The dice are either thrown with a cup or rolled down a chute that has a series of inclined planes which will drop the dice as they fall threes of a kind are known as “raffles’ and pay out at 18 to 1. Besides that, Sic Bo is a gambling game. This game is also played with three dice just like Sic Bio and grand hazard. In this game; three dices used are all six-sided dice. These variant games are also popularly played among a lot of gamblers in the casinos.