Roulette Variations

Roulette is an exciting and thrilling game among the gamblers from the whole world and this is for the no strategy and easy rules for playing the game. Roulette games are the variants of this game. There are a lot of roulette books and movies, that are worth of attention. There are mainly three main variations of this game and they are the original French version, European version which is similar to the French version and the American version.

American Roulette

American roulette is the most different version of the original roulette games. Where the other two main versions have one zero slot but this version has two zero slots one is the 0 slot and another one is 00 slot. Two zero slots increase the house edge and this will also bring some new differences and attractions to play the game. The truth is the odds to win the game in American roulette are lower than the European and the French roulette.

European Roulette

The only difference between the American and European version of this game is European roulette has only one zero slot and for that the winning chances is greater than American roulette in this game. The betting layout and payouts of these two versions are same.

French Roulette

French roulette is the original roulette and it has only one zero slot. Roulette was first played in France in the 17th century and all the rules of the modern French roulette are the same as the original roulette. The house edge of French roulette is lower than other two main versions and the amount is only 1.35% so you can play the game with greater chances. The European roulette and the French roulette have the same rules except La Partage rule. The main theme of this rule is that if the ball rolls on the zero slot then all the players will get 50% of their bet back and for this rule this version isn't so beneficial for the casino owners and for this reason you will only find a few casinos who offer this roulette to your players.

Now, in this modern era of gambling you will find many new roulette games and these versions have only a few changes than the main three versions of this game. The Progressive Roulette, Mini Roulette, Micro gaming Roulette Royal etc. are the only popular and newer versions of roulette. Though you will not need to learn any strategy or tricks to play the game and for this cause this game is so popular among all level of the gamblers. The payouts are higher than other casino games and you will need only the luck to win the game and that makes it the most charming and fascinating game.