American Roulette

Published on 28 December 2012

In most casino games, there are varities of roulette game. This gives players choices to play with. The difference of every roulette game is not only the wheels but also the odds associated with them. From all of the roulette versions, American Roulette has the largest advantage to the casino and smallest to the player. However, many people still play American Roulette because of the potential for some substantial winnings.

The wheel that the American Roulette uses is the reason why it has the edge. There is an extra slot on the American Roulette wheel that some other wheel dont have. With this additional number, the odds of the house are doubled compare to the other versions like European Roulette. There is a house advantage of 5.26% in American Roulette while about half of that, 2.7% with the european wheel. The extra space in the American wheel is a double zero. Another difference that sets the American Roulette wheel apart from other versions is how the numbers are placed on the wheel. They are placed in pairs opposite one another.

The minimum nets at some tables can be expensive, but still many players are choosing American Roulette because of the chance of getting a greater payout;. If you are not familiar with the game, you must first try it on a table that has a smaller minimum. You also have to know how much money you risk on the game. You must learn when to stop, to prevent losing more money than you can afford.