When entering the casino, Roulette tables are always one of the most crowded areas. That’s because Roulette has a very simple rules, high payouts. However, before starting the game you should still learn how to play Roulette in detail in the article below.
1. What is roulette?
Roulette is a casino game. Its name is a French word meaning tiny rotation. In this game, you can bet on one or more types of bets such as selecting only numbers, different number groups, black / red, even / odd numbers, high / low numbers …
To determine the outcome, the dealer will first spin the wheel. Then drop in a small ball spinning around the circle that surrounds the wheel in the opposite direction. The ball loses momentum and eventually lands on the lucky number on the wheel.
American Roulete vs European Roulette
There are two popular types of Roulette turntables: European Roulette (European) and American Roulette (American).
Distinguish American Roulette and European Roulette
The only difference is that the European Roulette has only a 0, and the American Roulette has 0 and another 00.
European roulette has all 37 numbers. So when you choose a specific number, the probability of winning is 1/37, the payoff is 1 to 35.
American roulette has up to 38 numbers. So the probability of a specific number is 1/38, the payout is still 1 to 35.
Tip: we see the probability of winning US Roulette is lower due to the extra 00, but the payout is no different from European Roulette. So it’s not foolish to play Roullete in America. Playing European Roullette is clearly more beneficial!
2. Basic Roullete rules
The rules of Roulette are very easy to understand. Here are some basic rules you need to know.
A standard Roulette table consists of a wheel divided into 37 numbers (38 with US Roulette) and a table for you to bet on.