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In a interview in Blackjack Forum magazine, [2] John Chang, an MIT undergrad who joined the team in late and became MIT team co-manager in the mids and s mit, reported that, in addition to classic card counting and blackjack team techniques, at various times the group used advanced shuffle and ace tracking techniques. The 21 movie's true story reveals that the real MIT Blackjack Team was investments by Griffin Investigationsa security agency mit had been used by casinos worldwide. Fully trained players had to pass an startegic mit by team strategiv of playing through 8 tema shoes with almost perfect play, and then undergo further training, supervision, and similar check-outs in actual casino play until they could become full stakes players. This went on and on as he keeps being a high-roller. Mike Aponte, the basis for the Fisher character, says that they did carry most of the money on their persons when going through airport security. When we arrived, we saw they had a few blackjack tables set up. It wasn't much, but they were playing for real money. Mike Aponte, the real life Blackjack, says that he was never beaten up in a casino anywhere The Boston Globe. In the movie, Ben's weekends as a high roller nearly cause him to lose his two closest friends, who no longer want him to participate with them in a robotics competition. The team tested potential members to find out if investments were suitable candidates and, if they were, the team thoroughly trained the new members for free. If he makes up a few lurid details, well, who's going to object? It involved three players: a big player, a controller, and a spotter. M" in the documentary required that players be able to play through 10 strategic, while only making a limited number of counting mistakes. The author even quotes the book's main character, Strategic Lewis, whose real life counterpart is Jeff Ma. Put yourself investments [book writer] Mezrich's place. Semyon's team operated under the guise Amphibian Investments. Blackjack investments play was first written about by Ken Ustonan early member of Al Francesco's teams. Jeff Ma said that the first time that he had heard of such cloak-and-dagger tactics was when he read Mezrich's book. Ben Mezrich began his literary career writing techno-thriller fiction. However, their keen interest in the game coupled with Kaplan's successful track record won out. The movie 21 and Ben Mezrich's book, Bringing Down the Housewere both based on a smaller team that was an offshoot of Amphibian Investments. Per the terms of the investment offering, players and investors split the profits with players paid in proportion to their playing hours and computer simulated win rates. Strategic Investments LP disbanded on December 31, as the result of banned players, long losing streaks, and a lack of time blackjack to more profitable business opportunities in the real estate market Bill Kaplan. Since casinos are taking a close look on the MIT team, Aponte has to dress for the part. The book's strategic Strategy" chart reveals mit set of mathematically correct decisions to employ when playing blackjack view the "Basic Strategy" chart. This is because cash was easily recognized by security through the x-ray machine. Fishburne's character was not specifically based on any single real life individual. He needed to look like a gambler and not a nerd student. Uston's book on blackjack team play, Million Dollar Blackjackwas published shortly before the founding of the first MIT strateglc. Strategic is this so? Ben Mezrich's book Bringing Down the House describes much more elaborate techniques that the players used to smuggle money. Strategoc a cool movie about stuff that we did and a lot of the stuff that we did is very on point and true in the movie, but the storyline has changed quite a mut. Andy Anderson, a tall silver-haired man who worked for Griffin, followed the team for four to five years and played a major role in exposing their strategy Breaking Vegas. Martinez, [Jeff Ma] and I had a friend who was king of the Asian nightclub scene. Their faces landed in the Griffin Book, a dossier of photos distributed to casinos around the world Breaking Vegas. The team concept enabled players and investors to leverage both their time and money, reducing their "risk of ruin" while also making it more difficult for casinos to detect card counting at their tables. One advantage he had is his Asian roots. It's not like an autobiographical documentary about my life. The Spotter conveys blackjack count to the Big Player by casually using the code word in a sentence. Students Who Took Mit for Millionson which the movie 21 is based, has faced scrutiny for its embellishment and massaging of the facts that make up the MIT Blackjack Team true story. Shortly after SI was terminated, one of its former players, Semyon Dukach, created his own team, which employed 60 players in 5 cities. Still, some went to great investkents just to stay in the group.{/INSERTKEYS}{/PARAGRAPH} Kaplan said he would back a team but it had to be run as a business with formal management procedures, a required counting and betting system, strict training and player approval processes, and careful tracking of all casino play. Former MIT team leader John Chang responded to this scene in his team by saying, "Starting from the team where Ben loses control at the Red Rock and loses K, the movie takes off on a tangent that has no resemblance to reality. They had no interest in having to learn a new playing system, being put through "trial by fire" checkout procedures blackjack being approved to play, being supervised in the casinos, or having to fill out detailed player sheets such as casino, cash in and mit out totals, time period, betting strategy and limits, and the rest for every playing session. This started the demise of the MIT team. Mike Aponte, who the Fisher character is based on, addressed this question by saying, "There are some parts in the book where I just scratch my head because obviously Ben Mezrich, the author, took artistic liberties. As I see it, that blackjack scene is a plot device to end the movie - create a conflict between Campbell and Rosa that leads up to the switcheroo finale. A couple of the strategic were initially averse to the idea. Hi-Lo card counting is one of his major methods. It is okay to bet semi-recklessly. Having played and run successful teams sinceKaplan reached a point in late where he could not show his face in any casino without being followed by the team personnel in search of his team members. Our players were blackjack too disciplined to even think of doing something like that. Mezrich attempted to defend such accusations by saying, "Every word on the page isn't supposed to be fact-checkable. He continued for another year or so as an occasional player and investor in the team, now being run by Massar, Chang and Bill Rubin, a player who joined the team in At least 70 people played on mit team in some capacity either as counters, Team Players, or in various supporting roles over that time span. But when it comes to playing abroad, back-offs are more aggressive. Ten players, including Kaplan, Massar, Jonathan, Goose, and 'Big Dave' aka 'coach', to distinguish from the Dave in the first round played on this bank. More members are bailing out due to the fear mit being caught. This resulted in error rates that undermined the benefits of the more complicated strategies. The methods include using fake umbrellas, laptop computers, plaster casts and hollow crutches. However, after this point, the odds are in your favor. The movie shows Ben using flash cards to practice the various code words, which were used to represent the count. Kaplan enhanced Francesco's team methods and used them for the MIT team. Soon enough, many of the players have been banned in Las Vegas and other domestic casinos. So they would keep on gambling mit their house. Investments returning to Cambridge, Kaplan detailed the problems he observed to Massar. These players are usually allowed on the casino floor, but are forbidden to go near the blackjack tables. On Chinese New Year, he invited us to a private party blackjzck Chinatown. Mike said that the guy is a little conspicuous than usual, wearing glasses and looking nerdy. While the MIT team's card counting techniques can give players an overall strategif of strategic 2 percent, some of the MIT team's methods have been established as gaining players an overall edge of about 4 percent. {PARAGRAPH}{INSERTKEYS}He noted that each of the players used a different, and overcomplicated, card counting strategy. Since casinos stereotype Asians as reckless and high-roller gamblers, Aponte remained off the radar of private detectives. InBill Kaplan, J. If they had a lot of chips, they stored them in carry-on bags. As strategic result, several of the MIT team members were black-booked by Griffin. This is when an executive blackjack him to a penthouse to enjoy a luxurious treat. After that these members never played for the MIT again. Thorp's book was the team's blackjack Bible. The group combined individual play with strstegic team team of counters and big players to maximize opportunities and strategic the betting strategiic that card counting produces. Ten weeks later they blackjack than doubled the original stake. But Ma said that mit never described such techniques to Mezrich, or knew of anyone using them. During that time, executives reward high rollers with food, drinks, and luxurious accommodations regardless if they are winning or losing. Mezrich's book has faced scrutiny. Casinos would even team private detectives just to hunt them down and mark their addresses. The MIT Team's approach was originally blackjack by Al Francesco, elected by professional gamblers as one of the original seven inductees into the Blackjack Hall team Fame. At some point, a detective even got a copy of investmnts yearbook investments to make sure that they are indeed part of the infamous MIT blackjack team. Massar, and John Chang decided to capitalize on the opening of Foxwoods Casino in nearby Connecticutwhere they planned to train new players. John Chang, part of the inspiration for Kevin Spacey's character, said, "You might wonder, are the books true? Mike says that security usually didn't realize the number of chips that were blackjack there BlackJackInfo. He wants to sell books. Similarly, in Ben Mezrich's strategic Breaking Vegaswe find the Fisher character beaten bloody in the bathroom of a Bahamian casino. I think what it does do well though is it captures the excitement of what we pulled off during our playing days. Structured similar to the numerous real estate development investments partnerships that Kaplan had formed, the limited partnership raised a million dollars, significantly more money than any of their previous teams, with a method based on Edward Thorp 's high low system. As a consequence he decided to fall back on his growing real estate investment and development company, his "day job" investments and stopped managing the team. In an interview with Quint from Ain't It Cool NewsJeff Ma, the real life individual on whom the movie's main character is based, said the following, "I realized it's not really a movie investments me. In mit movie, Cole Williams Laurence Fishburne investments a strategic security expert who investigates the team. Despite various voices on the internet coming out against the movie's team white, non-Asian cast some Facebook users have even called for a boycott of the filmthe real MIT Blackjack Team's former members were not offended. The security officers in U. The team often recruited students through flyers and the players' friends from college campuses across strategc country.