Facts about Roulette That Will Surprise Your Friends

Published On January 10, 2017 | By admin | Roulette

Roulette is a game that is played at any casino and most online casinos too. Betting are simple and most gamblers start their gambling with roulette. Check out these roulette facts that sure will impress your friends.

  1. Roulette is etiquette filled

The behaviour aspects of roulette is fascinating with a set of rules that are good example of good roulette etiquette. You cannot for example throw chips down, you cannot eat at a roulette table and neither should you buy chips during a game or hand money directly to the dealer.

  1. Several television shows and gambling movies feature roulette and it include:

The Sting, Support your local Gunfighter, Run, Lola Run, Mission Impossible, Madagascar, I Love Lucy, Havana, Danger Man, Croupier, Casablanca.

  1. A gambler made a worldly possession bet and won

It is fascinating that a man, Ashley Revell raised $135, 000 after selling everything he owned and placed it on one single bet and amazingly won the bet.

  1. Card roulette in California

With the strange gambling laws in California you will love to tell your friends that the spinning wheel and the famous ball is replaced by cards in California.

  1. Roulette dates back to 17th century

Historical roulette records indicate that roulette was first played prior to 1796 in a novel that was written in that year referring to this game.

  1. In France it is the most popular casino game

Dressing up is nothing strange in French casinos and also the most popular is roulette.

  1. Roulette does not use the typical casino chips

Even though it does not apply to online casinos will you find that roulette is the only game in the casino that has its own set of special chips and no standard chips as used at blackjack and poker and cannot be bought at the cashier either only at the table.

  1. Roulette dealers are called croupiers

It adds panache to roulette when you hear the name of the dealer. Other games have dealers while roulette has croupiers.

  1. Roulette wheel numbers add to 666

Regardless of the version are all roulette wheel numbers reaching an added up number of 666, which incidentally is the number of the beast.


  1. In roulette there are two versions

You get both European and American roulette with the house edge higher in American roulette.