How to Play Roulette Online

Roulette appeared in the 17th century and soon became one of the most popular games and a symbol of casino for the majority. Gamblers up to eight play against casino and a croupier as its representative. The dealer spins the roulette wheel and the players try to predict the exact position of the ball after the spinning. The history of roulette goes back to Blaise Pascal who wanted to invent the perpetual motion machine.

How to play roulette online

The gambler places a bet on the table layout. There are outside bets and inside bets. In outside bets the gamblers tries to guess column bet, color bet black or white, dozen bet and so on. In the inside bet player aims to predict the exact number which is surely not easy.

After that the croupier spins the ball and the wheel in the opposite directions. Almost in the end of spinning he announces "no more bets". Finally the dealer marks the winning number by putting the dolly, removes the loosing bets and pays the winners.

Roulette variations

There are several variations of roulette game. The most well-known among them are American Roulette, European Roulette, French Roulette, Russian Roulette, Mini Roulette and No Zero Roulette. Let's look closer on the first main types:

European Roulette

As European Roulette has comparatively low hose edge 2.67% it is more attractive for the gamblers. European Roulette has one green 0-slot, 37 slots in all and larger table.

American Roulette

American Roulette has additional green slot -00 which increased the house edge to 5.26%. There 38 slots in all.

Nowadays gamblers may choose whether to play roulette online or in land-based casinos. You have a great advantage while playing roulette online. It is evident that you can study and use the most profitable offers in different casinos all over the world without leaving your house.