From the instruction booklet:
Ken Uston "Mr. Blackjack" gave up his position as Senior Vice President of the Pacific Stock Exchange and went off to beat the casinos of the world. Once, he made $27,000 at a Vegas table in less than an hour.
Bring the excitement of a casino night to your own home with Ken Uston BLACKJACK/POKER.
In BLACKJACK, pit your card skills against Max, the casino dealer. A special HELP feature allows you to call for assistance.
In POKER, play one-on-one Five-Card Stud. But don't let Max's poker face fool you. Who knows what's in the cards?