Roulette Game Introduction

In Roulette, the player bets on which number slot on the Roulette wheel the ball will land on.

The roulette wheel is marked with numbers 1 through 36, with an additional “0”in European Roulette and “0” and “00” for American roulette. The numbers are alternately coloured red and black, and the “0” and “00” are green.

Here are the colours and numbers on a Roulette table.

Number Colour Number Colour
0 Green 18 Black
00* Green 19 Red
1 Red 20 Black
2 Black 21 Red
3 Red 22 Black
4 Black 23 Red
5 Red 24 Black
6 Black 25 Red
7 Red 26 Black
8 Black 27 Red
9 Red 28 Black
10 Black 29 Black
11 Black 30 Red
12 Red 31 Black
13 Black 32 Red
14 Red 33 Black
15 Black 34 Red
16 Red 35 Black
17 Black 36 Red

*American Roulette Only

The payout for Roulette Game is as follows

Roulette Bets
Straight up bet (also called a Single Number bet) This is based upon guessing which number, from 1 to 36, the roulette ball will land on. 35/1
Split bet (Upwards and Sideways, also called a Double or Two Number bet) A bet on two numbers next to each other on the roulette table. 17/1
Street bet (also called a Three on a Row or Three Number bet) A bet on any three numbers in a row on the roulette table. 11/1
Square bet (also known as a Box of Four or Four Number bet) A bet on a block of four numbers on the roulette table. 8/1
Five Number bet (also known as a Box of Five bet) A bet on five numbers, comprising 00, 0, 1, 2 and 3 on the roulette table. 6/1
Six Number bet (also called a Box of Six bet) A bet on a group of six numbers on the roulette table, which covers two rows of three. 5/1
Outside bets An Outside bet is when you choose one of the betting options from the outside area of the roulette table – i.e. red, first 12.
Dozen bet Bet on the ball landing on a number within one of the three rows on the roulette table. 2/1
Column bet Bet on the ball landing on a number within one of the three columns on the roulette table. 2/1
Even-Money bet Bet on the ball landing on a number from one half of the roulette table. Either Red or Black numbers, Odds or Evens, 1-18 or 19-36. 1/1

The riskier the bet, the higher the payout. As gambling goes playing roulette games is actually a good payout. Payout for European Roulette is 97.3%. Its much better than other games such as slot machines or bingo.

You can play roulette game at many internet casinos. Its practically impossible to find a casino without a roulette game. Some online casinos have several but the basics and odds are the same.

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