Online Roulette Games Guide

Read the Online Roulette Games Guide on how to play Roulette. The croupier rolls a small white ball in one direction inside a trough which contains a wheel with numbers and slots. Then the wheel is spun in the other direction.  Evidently this can only be done when playing at a real casino. Even if you don’t like the digital version, you still do get the nice human feeling by playing online roulette live, where there is still a real dealer spinning on webcam. As soon as the ball is settled in a slot the winner will be decided when the ball settles in a number and colour slot. There are 18 black and 18 red slots with a green slot for zero on the wheel. On the European roulette wheel there is only 1 green slot for the number 0 whereas the American based standard roulette wheel have an extra 00 green slot.


Betting Options -Online Roulette Games

There are two main sets of bets when playing online roulette.

The first set are classified as inside bets ,these are directly on the numbers inside the number table. The second set of bets are the Outside bets.  Those are the on the area on the outside of the number  layout. With the European Roulette game with only one 0 on the wheel , with a house edge of 2.70% the standard 0 and 00 on the American Roulette wheel have a house edge of 5.26%.  Evidently it pays to play the European Roulette game.

The inside bets:

Single Number – Single number betting, Double Zero or Zero – Pays 35 to 1

Split Bet – Two number betting by placing the chip on the line between the two numbers you wish to bet on – Pays 17 to 1

Corner Bet – Four number betting by placing the chip on the intersection of the 4 numbers you wish to bet on – Pays 8 to 1

Street Bet – Row of three numbers betting by placing the chip on the line at the edge of the row you wish to bet on – Pays 11 to 1

Special Line Bet – One of a kind bet made by betting on the 5 adjoined numbers (American) of 0, 00, 1, 2, and 3 – Pays 6 to 1

Line Bet – Similar to the street bet but you now bet on 2 rows simultaneously – Pays 5 to 1

The outside bets

Dozens – Playing one of the 3 horizontal sets of numbers – Pays 2 to 1

Odds or Evens – Pays even money

Red or Black – Pays even money

Column Bets – Playing one of the 3 vertical columns of numbers – Pays 2 to 1

1 to18 – Betting on the first half of the numbers (excluding the zeros) – Pays even money

19 to 36 – Betting on the second half of the numbers. Pays even money

Roulette Systems

Roulette is mainly a game of chance. Here lady luck controls your fate as there isn’t much you can do to improve your odds of winning. However the game is built rather powerfully around a culture that confesses to have system to beat the roulette wheel.  If the calculator says the casino is going to win, let’s face it then the casino will win.  If by any chance the calculator could be manipulated the casino would be out of business.  Be careful of the systems, they work on the basis that an event – like red for an example, can only come up a certain number of times, before black has to come up. This is true however that is no guarantee that it will happen on the next spin. The random nature of the games is that to reach that nirvana of a 50/50 head or tails outcome in a coin flip one would want the results of hundreds of thousands of coin flips.  You will get times where heads had comes up a lot in a row or even tails might unexpectedly crop up for 10 times in a row. The roulette system is built on the basis that your turn must come but unfortunately this is not only untrue but can cause you great losses.  Elude the systems enjoy the pizzazz. Roulette is a classy game where the high rollers migrate. This is a fun game for both the ladies and gentlemen. This is a casino go through and through.