There are two types of roulette with small variations. The main features that differentiate them are listed below. To know in depth each game it is advisable to read the article of each type of roulette game.
European Roulette is also known as French Roulette. The roulette wheel is composed of 37 numbers , numbered from 0 to 36.
The space for making simple bets is distributed on both sides of the central part of the cloth containing the numbers. This distribution makes it difficult for players to place their bets on the mat, croupiers will be the ones who help players place their bets.
In European Roulette when the ball falls on the number zero (‘0’) bets on simple battles (red / black, even / odd, missing / pass) remain on the mat waiting for the result of the next game Or the player may choose not to leave the bet withheld, recovering only half of the bet and losing the other half.
American roulette (double zero)
The fundamental feature that differentiates European Roulette from American Roulette is that the roulette is composed of 38 numbers , numbered from 0 to 36 + double zero (’00’).
In cloth (rug) of American Roulette is smaller and more comfortable to make bets than the cloth of European Roulette. That is why, in this game, it is usually the players who place the bets on the table without the help of the dealer. This form of rug also makes it possible for only one dealer to be on the table.
Normally, in American Roulette when the ball falls on the number zero (‘0′) or double zero (’00’) bets on simple lots (red / black, even / odd, missing / pass) are lost. However, there are times when table rules state that only half is lost.
American Roulette of a zero
The American Roulette of a zero combines the advantages of each of the two types of roulette explained above.
Roulette is composed of 37 numbers , numbered from 0 to 36, so it is the same roulette as the one used in European Roulette. The wagering cloth has the format of the American Roulette , this rug is more comfortable to make bets by streamlining the game.
In this mode, half of the bets are recovered to simple battles when the ball falls on zero (‘0’).
In online casinos you can play any of the three types of game. In the casinos of Spain the game of roulette par excellence is the American Roulette of a single zero. In Spanish casinos there are also European Roulette tables, however there are no American Roulette tables (double zero).
To play roulette, regardless of the type of roulette, you must take into account several factors:
Comply with the rules of the game of roulette.
Comply with the minimum and maximum allowed by the table. That is, the minimum money that can be wagered and the maximum for each table.
Know with the cash or chips that are counted.
Define what you are willing to spend. It is convenient to set a maximum for yourself, a maximum amount that indicates a withdrawal in time.
Define what you are not willing to lose. It is also vital to be clear how far you are willing to lose, setting a minimum amount that indicates the escape in time.