Keno

KenoKeno is believed to originate from China and historians claim it funded the Great Wall of China. Modern Keno games, however, date to the 19th century and in 1847 the game was played in Macau with 80 Chinese characters. The Americans made it their own when Chinese immigrants came into the US and started calling it Keno.

 

A lottery draw is popular across the world and while online casinos cannot give players millions of dollars that state and national lotteries can give, they give the next best game, keno. Online keno gives players the chance to choose spots (numbers) in the hope that they are chosen in the next draw. Typically, you will have a selection of 1 to 15 choices, each with different prizes. When the drawing takes place, twenty numbers are picked, ranging  from 1 to 80.

 

The results come down to comparing how many drawn numbers match those of the player’s selection. Very much like a lottery draw, the numbers must be matched, and the prize depends on the type of ticket chose. For example, if you picked one number, your winnings will be 3-1 odds and if you picked ten numbers and have five correct, you will also win. The more you hit, the bigger the reward and keep in mind that online keno has different odds and options at different online casinos.

Big Wheel Six

Big Wheel SixBig Six Wheel is for players who love the challenge of a good game fuelled with high emotions and a promise of hitting the jackpot. This should tell you that the odds in this game are pretty low, yet it remains incredibly popular in brick-and-mortar and online casinos. You get a large spinning wheel that mounts vertically in a spindle. It has numerous small sections with monetary denominations, a wild card spot where the casino name usually is and a joker.

 

You need to place your wager on the number you think it is going to land on after the spin. The wheel will spin and if it stops on your number you are the winner, if it does not you lose. That is it, simple and straightforward.

 

You will find different versions of Big Six Wheel depending on which casino you play at. It can be called Lucky Wheel, Big Wheel, Money Wheel, Wheel of Fortune and Big Six. The odds are convenient and the same as the wheel’s number chose. For example, a bet on 6 will pay out six to one. It is one of the online casino industry and land-based casinos worst betting odds games but continues to attract gamblers who find the challenge inviting.

Slot Machines

Slot MachinesThe first ever slot machine was developed in 1891 in the US, acting as a prototype for other machines to be based upon. It had a lever and players had to insert a nickel which allowed them a spin of the reels. At that time, it could not pay out real money and players who won, got a prize like drinks or cigars. The first of its kind of the modern slot machine was developed by Charles Fey in 1895 which was an auto mechanism with three spinning wheels.

 

Since it has a Liberty Bell, and cards, it was named a Liberty Bell machine which is part of the Nevada State Museum’s Collection. Slot machines are known as fruit machines, pokies, poker machines, simply slots and one of the online gaming industry’s top gaming methods. The standard layout is the traditional three-reel slot with different betting lines and either you pull a handle or press a button.

 

In olden days they were also called one-armed bandits. In modern casinos, it offers the most popular gambling options. Around 70% minimum of all online and offline casino consists of slot machines which are made by various gaming software developers. It is essentially a video game that comes with outstanding graphics, sounds and attractive jackpots.

Teen Patti

Teen PattiTeen Patti originated in India and is a popular social card game, namely, a multiplayer game that allows up to four players. Teen Patti is very easy to play with simple rules, making it a very relaxed and entertaining game.  Numerous software developers are starting to add it to their gaming portfolio. The game starts with three cards which are dealt face down. It is in many instances described as three-card poker which is what it means when translated from its original Asian word. Teen Patti means three cards.

 

It is simple to play with simple rules and you will be able to master it within minutes. It might sound boring to play poker with three cards but within the game is different versions. Variations you can try are AK 47 and Joker. The game starts with the cards dealt in an anticlockwise manner. It used a single 52 card deck and you can choose to play with or without jokers which are the wilds.

 

It offers wins like a high card, double, flush, straight, three of a kind and straight flush. This simple game is a favourite to play on mobile, as it can be downloaded and played offline without an internet connection.

Roulette

RouletteRoulette is one of the most sought-after games in gambling history and always connected to the wealthy. It dates back to the late 18th century and is deemed to have been invented by Blaise Pascal. Since then roulette has undergone numerous modifications over the years but is still based on spinning the wheel. Where only French royalty played Roulette, it has grown into a highly popular table game, where various mathematical and theoretical strategies have been formulated.

 

The two most common versions of the game include European and American Roulette. In the American version, you have an extra slot which is the double zero, whereas European Roulette plays with a single pocket 37 slot table. Other versions like Vegas, California and French are also part of the equation, however, most online casinos feature either or both European and American versions.

 

European Roulette is easier to win with a house edge of 2.7%, whereas American has a 5.27% house edge. Any roulette table has outside and inside betting areas, even money bets, dozen, odds and evens and red and black bets. In addition, you can bet on individual numbers. The game layout is the same on all online casinos and you start the game by selecting the chip value and selecting where you would like to place your bets. After you placed your bet and the wheel starts spinning indicating that the game is now in progress.