History of Roulette

The word “Roulette” in French means a “small wheel”.The word “Roulette” in French means a  Roulette is considered to be the most popular game of chance in the world. The exact history regarding the game of Roulette is unknown though there are theories. One such theory was that the game was invented in China and was brought to Europe by Dominican monks who in those days were trading with the Chinese. The second theory states that a man named Blaise Pascal, a 17th Century French mathematician, invented the game. After the basic elements of the game were devised by the French math scholar Pascal, there were no further substantive changes in the rules until some two hundred years later when the Blanc Brothers added a zero to Pascal’s wheel.

There are two versions of the Roulette Casino Game. One is the single “0” Roulette game which is known as the European Roulette. The European Roulette was developed in 1842 by Frenchmen Francois and Louis Blanc. Once again, there were no alterations to the rules until the game was exported to the United States at the beginning of the 19th Century, where the Americans added a second zero to the board. Roulette hit America in the early 1800s, but they removed the double “00” version which resulted into theAmerican Roulette.

Online Roulette first made its appearance on the Internet in the mid-1990s. The online version of roulette is equally popular among online players as it is in land-based casinos. The online casino Roulette is one of the most widely played online casino games. Several people who had not tried playing Roulette earlier started playing online Roulette which was because of its increased accessibility, and also because of the decision of the online casinos of lowering the betting minimums, which did provide a totally different strategy as compared to the land-based casinos. Hence, more online players were encouraged to try their luck at Roulette. Online Roulette features in one or the other form at most of the online casinos today.

There are lots of site where you can download the game of casino online Roulette and play for free.

Mobile roulette was developed in the 21st century. This is the latest development in the classic casino game. There are two versions of the game, and the online Roulette rules will reflect either the European version or the American version of the game. The online Roulette rules have remained the same since the game’s implementation onto the World Wide Web. Different types of Roulette games have developed over the years and these are also featured at the online casino.

Over the years, there have been many attempts to find out ways to enhance the odds of winning the online casino game of Roulette. There have been studies conducted in order to break the odds of winning. Roulette has become a widely accepted and well known game and symbol of high-class casino gambling.


~ by v6708 on September 29, 2010.

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