Live Lightning Baccarat Review

Lightning Baccarat is a live casino game that has recently been added to Evolution Gaming’s award-winning Lightning Range.It’s a game where players can win over thousands of times their wager.

Live Lightning Roulette is a card game with a unique twist and some serious RNG Multipliers with high payouts. Played like the classic game of Baccarat and the same rules apply.

Live Lightning Baccarat Overview

Name of Live Casino Game: Lightning Baccarat
Game Type: Live Casino Game
Software Developer: Evolution Gaming
Release Date: 2020
Gaming Platform: Mobile, Desktop & Tablet
Betting Range: min $1.20-- max Range from $2400
Max Wins: $1.310 720
Game Features: Multipliers, Punto, Banco or Bank, Tie, Side Bet Player, Side Bet Bank
RTP: Return to Player 98.67%

How to Play Live Lightning Baccarat

In Lightning, Baccarat players must predict whose hand will win by having the value closest to 9.

Unlike the classic game of Baccarat when the betting time expires a Lightning Round begins, and a lightning effect strikes between one and five random Lightning Cards all of which receive a random multiplier. Players must them match one of their cards in a winning hand to one of the Lightning Cards to win one of the Multipliers that range from 2x-8x payouts.

If a player has more of the Lightning Cards in a winning hand, the Multipliers increase by up to 512x on Player and Banker Bets. The biggest payout in this instance is on a Tie Bet where payouts reach up to 262,144x the bet.

Betting Range

Betting limits on Live Lightning Baccarat start at $1.20 (the 20 is the 20% commission for placing a lightning bet) The maximum bet in this live casino game with an RTP of 98.67% is $2400.

Live Lightning Baccarat Payout Rates

There are three bets which are as previously mentioned, Punto, Banco and Tie and the house edge of the three bets are as follows:

  • Players Bet-1.33% (normal Baccarat 1.24%)
  • Bankers Bet- 1.41% (normal Baccarat 1.06%)
  • Tie Bet- 5.49% (normal Baccarat 14.36%)

The Tie bet has the worst house edge, but it also has the potential for the biggest payouts.


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This new addition Live Lightning Baccarat is available on desktop, tablet and smartphone and is the third game in Evolutions Lightning series. It’s a highly visual live casino game with high payout RNG payouts and features random lightning flashes adding that extra excitement to the usual game of Baccarat.