iGaming industry content provider Pragmatic Play announced Tuesday the expansion of its Live Casino portfolio through the introduction of two new variants of baccarat, Fortune 6 Baccarat and Super 8 Baccarat, which give "an exciting update" to the classic game.
Yossi Barzely, Chief Business Development Officer at Pragmatic Play, said: "Fortune 6 and Super 8 Baccarat allow us to bring a brand-new dynamic to one of the oldest and most popular casino experiences in the world and add additional decision-making to the classic game through a unique side bet opportunities providing more ways to win."
Introducing our new Live Casino Baccarat tables, Super 8 and Fortune 6!— PragmaticPlay (@PragmaticPlay) July 19, 2022
During both games, you can continue to play on the main game, as well as access an exclusive new side bet!
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Fortune 6 Baccarat provides a classic baccarat experience amplified by a number of side bets, where players can predict which side, either player or banker, will have a hand whose value is closest to nine. Additionally, they can also place bets on the 'Fortune 6' side bet, which is a unique side bet designed by the supplier, offering bumper payouts if a six is drawn in the first three cards.
Meanwhile, Super 8 Baccarat brings "a new perspective" to the world-famous game, offering a unique side bet that provides wins when the first two initial cards are drawn form a natural eight hand. Furthermore, the side bet can also win if the cards dealt to either the player or the banker have the same color and/or suit.
"These titles further upgrade an already leading vertical that blends together traditional games such as blackjack and roulette with the innovative game show inspired Sweet Bonanza CandyLand and we remain confident in our ability to produce titles that players love," Barzely added.