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1. How to Play
Variations
2. Table Layout
3. Strategy
Payouts
 
Welcome to the Club Dice Casino
ONE OF THE BEST CASINOS FOR TABLE GAMES
OUR REVIEW
 
  1. HOW TO PLAY ROULETTE  
  Roulette is a simple game to learn and play that offers players a wide range of betting options from conservative to long shot with everything in between. Players cash in at the table and are issued special colored chips. These chips are unique to the Roulette table and are not valid at other games. Chips are usually issued at the minimum bet value, but a player can request a higher value for his chips when cashing in. If a higher value is requested the dealer will mark that color with the requested value. Roulette tables have space for six to eight people with each player getting different colored chips to make it easy for the dealer to track bets.

OUTSIDE BETS
INSIDE BETS
RED OR BLACK
SINGLE NUMBER BET
ODD OR EVEN
SPLIT BET (TWO NUMBERS)
LOW (1–18) OR HIGH (19–36)
CORNER BET (FOUR NUMBERS)
COLUMNS (12 NUMBERS)
FIVE NUMBER BET
DOZENS (12 NUMBERS)
STREET BET (3 NUMBERS)

LINE BET (6 NUMBERS)

Minimum and maximum bet amounts are posted at the table. Some casinos have a minimum bet amount for Inside or Outside Bets. Inside bets are on specific numbers or combinations of numbers. Outside bets are on groups of numbers or colors. An Outside bet always loses on 0 or 00. There are ten different bets in American Roulette and nine different bets in European Roulette. The unique American Roulette bet is a Five Number bet which is the only bet to avoid in Roulette.

VARIATIONS

There are two types of Roulette tables. The American Roulette table has 38 numbers including 0 and 00. The French or European table has 37 numbers (it doesn’t have the 00). European and Atlantic City Casinos also feature the “En Prison” rule which is favorable to the player. Most European Casinos use the true En Prison rule. Atlantic City 00 wheels use a variation of the En Prison rule called Surrender.

EN PRISON: When En Prison is employed on European Roulette tables, an even money bet (Red, Black, Odd, Even, 1–18, 19–36) that results in a spin of 0 becomes imprisoned. If this imprisoned bet wins on the next spin, the original bet is released and returned to the player.

EN PRISON SURRENDER: An even money bettor only loses half of his bet on a spin of 0 or 00. (Only available on 00 Roulette wheels in Atlantic City.)

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  2. THE ROULETTE TABLE  
 

EXAMPLE: AMERICAN TABLE
NO BET

OUTSIDE BETS
RED OR BLACK
ODD OR EVEN
LOW OR HIGH
COLUMNS
DOZENS

INSIDE BETS
SINGLE NUMBER BET
SPLIT BET
CORNER BET
FIVE NUMBER BET
STREET BET
LINE BET




 
1. How to Play
Variations
2. Table Layout
3. Strategy
Payouts
 
Welcome to the Club Dice Casino
ONE OF THE BEST CASINOS FOR TABLE GAMES
OUR REVIEW
 
  3. STRATEGY AND PAYOUTS  
  Roulette is a game of luck with no betting system that will decrease the House Advantage. You can increase your chances of winning by doing the following:

If you have a choice between American and European tables always choose the European table. (Some online casinos offer both.)

Always avoid a Five Number bet on an American table.

Take advantage of the Surrender and En Prison rules if they are available by placing even money bets.

ROULETTE BET COMPARISONS
HOUSE ADVANTAGE
BET
PAYOUT
AMERICAN
EUROPEAN
RED OR BLACK*
1 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
ODD OR EVEN*
1 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
LOW OR HIGH*
1 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
COLUMNS
1 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
DOZENS
2 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
SINGLE NUMBER
35 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
SPLIT BET
17 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
CORNER BET
8 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
FIVE NUMBER BET
6 to 1
7.89%
N/A
STREET BET
11 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
LINE BET
5 to 1
5.26%
2.70%
* w/ En Prison
N/A
1.35%
* w/ Surrender
2.63%
N/A

HOUSE ADVANTAGE: A house advantage of 2% means that, on average, the casino will retain 2% of a player’s bet. So, the lower the better. All House Advantages listed on this sited are expressed in terms of average bet amount using the strategy we recommend.

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Should you try a Roulette betting system? No. They don’t work. It is impossible to decrease the House’s Advantage on a random Roulette wheel. Anyone selling a guaranteed system for winning at Roulette is probably a scam artist. If you like to play Roulette manage your money well to optimize playing time and cash out if you reach a predetermined level. Also make sure to get rated to take advantage of any comps the casino offers.

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OTHER RESOURCES AT WORK THE ODDS
BEST BETS
SUCKER BETS
LUCK VS SKILL
GLOSSARY
 
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