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Roulette Myths and Legends

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

After long decades of giving unstoppable gaming excitement, Roulette has turned out to be one of the most popular online casino games in the world. This game of chance comes from a french word which means “little wheel”. As early people believed, Roulette was originally invented in European France and slowly became popular as it moved overseas to the Americas in the 17th century. Its real version was quite known as the European Roulette, the most famous and well known version of the game that is still around today. The other one is the American roulette, which was invented at a later time in the United States.

And since there are no strong strategies on winning in this kind of game, there came a lot of myths and legends in which people tends to believe that might increased or cut-down their chances of winning the game. Some of the myths are as follows.

Which One Gives The Better Odds of Winning: American or European Roulette Wheel

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

The word roulette comes from a French word “rulet” which means “little wheel”. The game is played by guessing the number and / or color where the ball will stop after the croupier has spun the ball. Players can also bet on whether the winning number will be black or white or red or whether it will be odd or even, high or low number.

In the 18th century, players could only enjoy the game of roulette in French gambling halls. Through out the 19th and 20th centuries, the game grew to fill casinos all over the world. Now, in the 21st century, through the advent of internet, players can enjoy roulette by playing it in online casino. They take part in the same thrills and action as those first live players did way back into centuries.