Today, when people always try to invent something new in all spheres of our lives in order not to be bored and make everything to be easier, there are also some conservative things which live forever and can not be changed for anything: they continue their living and can easily compete with the new generation.
But the classical roulette variations, such as American Roulette, European Roulette and others continue their living, and it is impossible to imagine casinos roulette game without them. Just visit this page to see by yourself that roulette has made its way into online gambling as well.
Like 4 seasons of a year, 4 classical variants of roulette continue their living.
European Roulette is the most popular roulette variant because of its wonderful odds: thanks to the fact that European Roulette wheel has only one "0", the house edge here is only 2,67%. The roulette wheel of this roulette variant has 37 numbers on it: 0, 1 - 36. European Roulette is played in many European countries today.
American Roulette became very popular in the end of the 19th century thanks to French immigrants who brought this game to the USA. The roulette wheel of this variant has 38 numbers: 0, 00, 1-36. Because of 00 presence, the house edge here is 5,26% that makes American Roulette to be not very attractive to players if compare it with European Roulette game.
This roulette variation is similar to European Roulette except of some small nuances: there is one special rule at French Roulette which is called to be "La Partage" (it gives a player the opportunity to take the half of his/her bet back when 0 spot wins). Moreover, French Roulette has a special table layout where black color is absent: only red can be found.
Russian Roulette is the most dangerous variant of this game and it does not refer to casinos roulette anyhow: a revolver's cylinder plays the role of roulette wheel here and it is spun by a player. There is only one bullet in this revolver, and after the cylinder stops spinning, a player pulls the triggerâ€¦ This game is potentially lethal though rather popular.