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How to Play Roulette

Last Updated: 06/10/2020

How to Play Roulette

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Introduction to Roulette

Here at Slot Boss we usually specialize in giving players the most unique slots uk experience possible. However, some of our more observant players will have noticed that we also have a fantastic live casino section which features some absolute classics like Online Blackjack and Lightning Roulette alongside some games you maybe wouldn’t expect such as Deal or No Deal Live and Monopoly Live but today we are going to be focusing on one of the Casino’s most popular games - Roulette.

What is Roulette

Roulette is one of the world’s favourite Casino games due to its variety of unique betting options. There are tonnes of different ways to play roulette but each variant of the popular game is fairly simple to grasp and play - even in-front of a live audience. Roulette was invented in the 17th century by a Frenchman who looked to create a motion slot that didn’t require outside energy. The funny thing about this, is that the inventor actually failed his goals but ended up creating the Roulette wheel, talk about a silver lining.

How do I Play Roulette?

We at Slot Boss have a description for every variant of Roulette on our site. However, here are some of the basics of Roulette.

Making a Bet

If players wish to make a bet on the Roulette table, they should set out their chips into the betting positions of their choice. Basic bets are divided into two main sections: inside and outside bets. Inside bets such as picking a specific number for the ball to land on are less likely to win but have massive payouts, while the outside bets are more likely to win but have significantly lower payouts. These bets include picking columns, squares, and the one that a lot of players usually go for, red or black.

Roulette Payouts and Odds

Roulette gives players more opportunities to win than most casino games, here are the potential payouts for this popular game

Bet Name: What provides a win? Payout (Standard game)
Straight Up Any singular number 35/1
Row Lands on 0 or 00 17/1
Split One bet on two joined spaces 17/1
Street Any three numbers (horizontal) 11/1
Corner Any for adjoined numbers in a square 8/1
Six Line Any Six from two Horizontal lines 5/1
Column Bet on all numbers from one line 2/1
Dozen Bet between 1-12,13-24 or 25-36 2/1
Odd/Even Bet the number will be odd or even 1/1
Red/Black Bet the number will be red or black 1/1
Halfs Bet the number will be either 1-18 or 19-36 1/1

Bankroll in Roulette

Bankroll in Roulette

If you’re looking to play the game of roulette, there is one area of the game that is more crucial than any other and that is setting a bankroll. The greatest casino game players including Bryce Carlson and Russ Hamilton all set up a patient approach using a bankroll and alternate strategies to last the length of game they wish to participate in. Throwing all your money at a 50/50 may work 50% of the time, but it also fails 50% of the time and we know that if you’re looking to play live casino games you definitely don’t want to lose your money in a single turn which is exactly what you prevent with this. To give you a helping hand we’ve split up our ideal bankroll into three areas; expectations, time and reality.

Check out our tips to setting your bankroll in the image above

Versions of Roulette

Here at Slot Boss we have 13 different types of Roulette, all of which with their own unique spin on the popular game.

Live Roulette

The same as Players Suite Roulette, just with a live dealer. This is the one Roulette game which we don’t count as a variation.

Live Immersive Roulette

European rules but played out in a video game style with HD vstreaming, blue screen technology and advanced video gaming graphics providing an ‘Immersive Roulette’ experience. This is the most realistic Roulette gaming experience.

Live Auto Roulette

If for some reason you want to play Roulette without one of our fantastic croupiers with the aim of having a faster Roulette experience then this is probably the variant for you. This is the fastest version of the popular casino game.

Live Speed Roulette

Live Roulette but a much faster experience. Yeah, that’s about it really.

Live American Roulette

American Roulette features the additional 00 green square which means that players will win bigger if they do win, but wins will be less frequent.

Lightning Roulette

This is a striking variant of Roulette as every time a player spins the wheel they will play with 5 “lucky numbers”. These numbers may award players with a multiplier of up to 500x their stake.

Realistic Roulette

The classic game with new innovative graphics and a unique 3D layout.

Authentic Roulette Lobby

All for one! This game offers all variants of Roulette but doesn’t particularly specialise in any. The Jack of All trades in the online Roulette game.

What are the best Roulette Games?

Best Roulette Games

Here at Slot Boss, we pride ourselves on having the very best catalogue of Roulette games on the market and we ensure that we have something for every player. In this blog you will be able to find a list of what we believe are the seven best Roulette variations on Slot Boss, the pros and cons of each game and how playing a different variation of Roulette can completely change your gaming experience. If you don’t know the differences between Grand Roulette and European Roulette then we definitely recommend you read this section of our blog by clicking the image above.

An Alternative to Roulette

Roulette is an absolutely fantastic game but if you have read this article as a beginner and decided that you want to stick to slots, then we have five recommendations. We think at least one of these games will be a hit with most online slots fans. First up is Rainbow Riches which when you think about it, is the Roulette of slot games, this Irish slot is popular around the globe and can be found in most pubs and amusements. However, there is one slot that is significantly more popular than Rainbow Riches and that is Starburst which is the number one played slot on Slot Boss.

There are also Egyptian slots such as Book of Dead, TV slots such as 100k drop and animal friendly games such as Piggy Riches Megaways.

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