How Roulette is played

Roulette game is one of the oldest games played in casinos. Named after a French word meaning 'little wheel', it's one of the most accessible games for punters to learn and play. The best thing about it is that it can be played online anywhere and at any time as long as you have internet access and a fixed or mobile device such a PC, tablet or laptop.

The primary objective of the game is to bet on one number or various numbers that have high chances of being won by the spinning ball. The game is straightforward: choose a number of your choice, or any numbers, then go ahead by placing a bet on it and wait for the wheel to be spun. The ball is later thrown in, and if the ball luckily rests on your number, you become a winner and get paid for your bet.

Five amazing facts about Roulette

1. In Roulette, it's considered rude to take a drink while at the Roulette table despite the temptations of free casino drinks. One has to wait for the game to come to an end.

2. Number 17 is the most played number this is because of its central location of the layout.

3. Many players think they can win against the casino but in the real sense, there is no legal way of winning the casino.

4. Roulette is also referred to as ''The Devils Game'' because the sum of the numbers in the wheel is 666. But fear not, this game doesn't involve any evil act.

5. To capture other players' interest, you must use proper terms such as ''dolly''which is a plastic item a dealer uses to mark the winning number.

Why Roulette is preferred to other games

For the past few years, Roulette has been considered to be the queen of all games in both land and online casinos. Some reasons that make players love Roulette include:

  • It's easy to learn and play. After, watching a couple of games a beginner can start playing the game confidently. In comparison to other games like baccarat, Roulette is fairly easy.
  • The wheel and the ball in the game make it very exciting and dramatic, because every player is excited about having hundreds of dollars.
  • Roulette is a social game, it doesn't involve betting against another player, and anyone can make the same bet unlike in poker where you're planning to win more money from your opponent as much as you can.
  • In Roulette there's nothing that's hidden - you can see the ball, the wheel, and the results.
  • In betting, one can look at the odds that you'll be receiving, and that will hit your required numbers.

Many people who've played this game concluded that it's easy to learn and play however there are no permanent strategies one can use to win the game, but there are a few tricks one can apply to have higher chances of winning. If you've never played, it's good to give it a try, because you'll surely love it!

26 Nov 2018

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