Roulette Rules

As with any game it is important to make sure you understand the rules before you play roulette online with an online casino Roulette is popular around the world, and surprisingly to some people, there are variations in the table and wheel layout  around the world, there are also slight differences in the rules and payout.  The best roulette tip we can offer is to fully understand how the game operates. It doesn’t take long to read the small print, and understanding the T´s and C´s will be definitely help you out this is a tip we certainly can’ t recommend enough

European Roulette Rules

European roulette has a more player friendly single zero wheel and also offers the “en prison” rule for even money wagers. On even money bets (red, black, odd, even, 1-18, 19-36) you get half youR bet back when the ball lands on zero or it “en prison/goes to prison”. If this wins on the next round it is released and you get it back (without the win). There is also  ”La Partage” which gives half back without going “into prison”.

American Roulette 

A roulette wheel in the US has 38 numbered slots: numbers 1 to 36, a zero, and a double zero. The betting layout consists of every single number as well as “outside bets” or combinations of numbers.

This is known as American Roulette

Single Zero Rules

Many high end casinos in the US have single zero wheels.  The minimum bet on a single zero wheels is usually higher than the double zero wheels.  But it is  Important to note that Single Zero roulette tables have a lower house edge than double zero roulette wheels, and that includes those wheels online.

Atlantic City Roulette Rules

In Atlantic City even money bets (red, black, odd, even, 1-18, 19-36) follow a similar rule to the European imprisonment rule as outlined above. If zero or double zero shows, you will lose half of you even money bet. This lowers the house advantage to 2.6% on even money bets. However this rule does not apply on single zero wheels in Atlantic City