Deuces and Jokers is played with a 53 card deck (standard 52 card deck plus one joker). Because of this there are hands in Deuces and Jokers that will not appear in traditional video poker. In Deuces and Jokers players can hit 5 of a kind, which pays out at 9/1. Also, a royal flush that contains either a deuce or a joker is considered a ‘Wild’ royal flush and as such it does not pay as highly as a traditional royal flush. The highest possible hand in Deuces and Jokers is 4 Deuces and the joker. Because of the wild cards, the smallest hand that will earn a payout in Deuces and Jokers is three of a kind.