The Happiness and Exciting of Playing with the Fortune

The popularity of roulette became tremendous at once since its appearance in the 17th century. As every popular thing roulette developed and varied to bring people interest, excitement freedom of the choice and possibility to find the most suitable variant with the best conditions.

Roulette Variations

Roulette casino games have common rules but rather many variations. There are European Roulette, American Roulette, Russian Roulette, French Roulette, Royale Roulette, No Zero Roulette, Mini Roulette and some other modern variations of roulette.

European Roulette

Thanks to its great odds and the existence of just one "0" European Roulette is the most played type of roulette. The house edge is 2.67%, it is comparatively low. This variation of roulette is popular in the majority of European countries. It has 37 numbers from 0 to 36.

American Roulette

In the 19th century French immigrants imported the roulette to the United States of America. Soon it became very popular but American casinos decided to make more profit for themselves. They added the extra "00" to the roulette wheel. So today American Roulette has 38 numbers from 0, 00 to 36 and the house edge 5.26%.

French Roulette

French Roulette is almost the same as European Roulette but it has a special peculiarity as rule "La Partage" and only red color on the table layout, instead of black and red. The rule "La Partage" means that in case of the winning number is "0" the players get a half of their bets back. French Roulette is really profitable but you can hardly find it in the majority of the casinos.

Russian Roulette

Russian Roulette doesn't refer to the common casinos as it is extremely dangerous. The trick is that a revolver is used instead of a roulette wheel. The revolver has just one bullet and after stop of cylinder's spinning the gambler pulls the trigger. It seems to be absurd but Russian Roulette is rather popular.