A combination of a traditional Chinese game and a Western casino game
SIC BO is an extremely popular casino game that even beginners can easily begin to play. It is especially popular in Asia.
In SIC BO, players should match the numbers or a combination of numbers on which they bet with the sum of the three dice shaken by the dice tumbler.
Type of Bet
Type of Bet
SIC BO is a very simple game. Even beginners can enjoy it. It involves the following betting types.
Even / Odd BetBets are placed on the possibility of the total of the three dice tossed being an even number or an odd number. (dividend rates 1:1)
Pair betBets are placed on the possibility of two out of the three dice producing the same number. (dividend rates 1:8)
Any Triple BetWhen all three dice produce the same number, it is called a triple. Bets are placed on the possibility of a triple (by any number from one to six). (dividend rates 1:24)
Domino BetBets are placed on the possibility of any two out of the three dice producing the number combination (odd pair) indicated in the betting area. (dividend rates 1:5)
Single Dice BetBets are placed on the possibility of one out of the three dice producing the number that matches the number marked in the betting area. When two out of the three dice produce the numbers marked in the betting area, the dividend rate is 1:2. When all three dice produce the numbers that match what is marked in the betting area, the dividend rate is 1:3. (dividend rates 1:1)
Big / Small BetBets are placed on the possibility of the total of the numbers obtained from three dice tossed ranging from 11 to 17 (big) and from four to ten (small) excluding 3 and 18. (dividend rates 1:1)
Triple BetBets are placed on the possibility of all three dice producing the same number. When a triple comes up, all bets excluding the any triple bet and single dice bet are lost. (dividend rates 1:150)
Total Number BetBets are placed on the total of the numbers obtained from three dice tossed, and dividend rates are as follows.
- 4and 171:50
- 5and 161:30
- 6and 151:18
- 7and 141:12
- 8and 131:8
After all the players wagered their bets, the dealer calls “No more bets”.
No bettings are admitted after the no more bets call.
After players' bet, the dealer operates the dice shake machine. When the dice shaker stops, the dealer announces the value of each of the three dice and presses buttons to make the number of each dice appear on the screen.
The dealer takes all the losing bets first, and pays dividends to marked winning bets according to the fixed dividend rate.
New bets are not allowed to be placed until the dealer finishes the payout.
In case that either the dices are in a stack or reading the number of dices is not available, the dealer can declare "No Game“.
The dealer’s mistake during the game will be managed
according to the guidelines on specific cases by the casino.