The Tiger Baccarat launch has been timed to coincide with the festive Asian holiday period of Chinese Lunar New Year.
The game, which was first launched in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, offers an exclusive variant of baccarat with a number of new side bets for players to wager on. Bringing together traditional baccarat and additional hands including; Tiger Pair, Small Tiger and Big Tiger – paying a huge 50/1 if the banker has a winning hand of three cards totalling six.
Ash Azad, General Manager of table games at Skycity Entertainment Group since 2017 commented on the announcement:
“We are pleased to be able to exclusively offer Tiger Baccarat in Australia on the back of its incredible popularity across Asia”
Azad elaborated on the establishments commitments and excitement at the game launch:
“We are committed to offering our customers the widest and most exciting range of table games in Australia. Tiger Baccarat provides players with a multitude of exciting and new wagering options based on results incorporating tie, pairs and outcomes of 6, whilst still maintaining all the features of classic baccarat’s core wagering options.”
Along with the Adelaide Casino, Skycity Entertainment Group currently owns and operates four other casinos across Australia and New Zealand.
During the middle and end of last year, the firm announced a deal with Gaming Innovation Group of Malta, to expand in to the online casino market under a license from the Malta Gaming Authority.