|"Luck is a mystical illusion that does not exist in reality."|
- from the book POKER - A Guaranteed Income For Life
Play Against a One-Deck Shoe
|This is taken from the book The
World's Greatest Blackjack Book by
Lance Humbel, Ph.D. and Carl Cooper, Ph.D:
This is taken from the book Million Dollar Blackjack by Ken Uston:
|Number of decks||
Effect on player's advantage
|Two deck (vs. single deck)||- .35|
|Four deck (vs. single deck)||- .51|
|Six deck (vs. single deck)||- .60|
|This is taken from Blackjack's
Winning Formula by Jerry L.
My other books and references say the same thing. I find it amazing that 95% of all games going on, in each Lounge, are multiple deck games. If you really wish to give yourself every possible advantage, create a single deck table.