Gambling has certainly evolved through the years. In the Age of Information which we inhabit, casinos have evolved to better suit the needs to of their customers. So, let’s take a look at the 10 most popular gambling games online.
Slots take the number one spot as the most popular casino game, not just online, but in brick-and-mortar establishments. Unsurprising, as the game is entirely luck-based, and requires no skill to win. Better yet, online slots make it a lot more fun by introducing visual and audio effects, as well as the occasional mini-game, to keep you engaged.
While not a game per say, sports betting is one of the biggest and most enticing ways to gamble online. If we take a look at all of the gambling websites tested by The British Gambler, we would find that each of them has a section for bookmakers to create their odds. So, while not a game in its strictest sense, sports betting is intricately tied to gambling online, and is fairly popular.
We can’t make this list without mentioning blackjack. Frequently cited as the game with the best odds when it comes to gambling, blackjack is extremely popular, both online and offline. It is simple to learn and easy to understand, which is why it has garnered such major popularity in the gambling world.
Perhaps the game that enjoys the most notoriety, poker has dozens of variants played around the world. Certainly, it is the game everybody thinks of when they think of gambling, even if it isn’t the most popular. Still, poker does enjoy quite a bit of popularity around the globe, especially the Texas Hold ‘Em variant.
Debates have raged on as to the nature of roulette. Whether it is a luck-based game or a skill-based game is a matter of great discussion among gamblers. One thing is certain though. It is one of the most popular casino games ever to be played around the world.
It sure will not surprise many to learn how popular bingo is. The game is played in casinos both online and land-based around the world. In terms of sheer playability, bingo is among the top 3 most-played gambling games online.
Lottery is usually not identified with gambling. However, in many ways they are similar. So, if you were to include lottery as a gambling game, it would certainly earn its spot on this list. People all over the world participate in their country’s national lotto, and the same is true online.
One of the most popular dice games in the world, craps is simple and easy to play. It also has a reputation as one of the most rambunctious games in casinos. So, if you don’t like crowds and noise, you are better off playing craps online.
A rather popular card game, baccarat has recently garnered quite a bit of popularity online. Similar to blackjack, baccarat is a lot more luck-based. So, if you are looking for somewhere to start, look no further than baccarat.
A new arrival at online casinos, fish games are exactly what they sound like. The player captures fish, all of which have different values, which he can then cash in.