HOT ONLINE CASINO GAMING
Online casino games are game played over the internet instead of regular traditional casinos. Online casino games require software for its play. The software is most times bought or rented. Other times, experts are hired to develop the software. Examples of companies software could be bough or rented include, Playtech, Realtime gaming, Amaya, Microgaming, International Game Technology and Golden Race.
Forms of online casino games
There are majorly two kinds of casino games. The ones based on download and those based on web. Brick and mortar casino games could only accommodate one form.
- Web-based online casino games. These are sometimes referred to as flash or no download casinos. The download of the software is not necessary. It allows gamers to play without having to download the games. It only requires internet connection and a browser. The browser is required for the plugin support. The game could also be played through a HTML interface. Certain devices like the apple devices can’t access the web-based online casino games. Browsers such as Google chrome, Opera Mini or Firefox has to be downloaded to access them.
- Download-based online casino games. These games require the download of the software before it can be played. Browser is not required to play these games. The downloadable online casino games run faster than the ones played on web. This is because the graphics and other necessary programs are cached by the software and not loaded from the internet. However, the download of the software generally takes time as well as installation. There is a risk with playing these games as it is very possible to download malware while downloading the initial software.
Examples of online casino games
- This is a game of comparing hands. The two hands compared are the player and the banker. This game is played in three variations, the baccarat banque, chemin de fer and punto banco. The punto banco also known as North American baccarat has variants as well. The variants include mini baccarat, Super 6 or Punto 2000 and EZ baccarat. In this game, the 10, jack, queen and king are of zero value. The other cards retain their face value in points. Aces are worth 1 point. A hand is valued according to the sum of cards held. A 2 and a 4 equals to 6. However, a 4 and a 8 equals to 2.
- It is a game set in form of a wheel. Players are allowed to place bets o a single number. There are various groupings of numbers and the colours may be red or black. The numbers could be even or odd & high or low.
- Slot machines. These are machines that present the players with a game of luck. The slot casino has different variations. Some of the variations involve the playing of a video game.
- It is a comparing card game between one or more players and a dealer. Players compete against the dealer.