The screenshot above shows the only time I ever won a hand. Go me. Far more typical of how it would pan out is the video below.
This game is actually pretty good by Cassette 50’s abysmal standards so I’ll shut up. Just you wait for the next one, Ski Jump…
See the Commodore 64 version of Pontoon
See the Vic-20 version of Pontoon
See the Amstrad version of Pontoon (known as Pontoon Bet)
See the Atari 8-bit version of Pontoon
See the ZX81 Version of Pontoon