We all know about casinos and the digital casino gambling games. It isn’t surprising that you haven’t visited a casino every day of your life, as the availability of a casino is very low. However, not knowing what that is or not hearing that word is quite surprising. You might have heard it in a movie or read an article on it, or there are many possibilities of hearing that word. Today in this article we will be discussing what is inside a casino.
A casino is a facility where you can visit and get the experience of gambling. The casinos are generally in places where there are a lot of hotels, resorts, restaurants, retail shopping, cruise ships, and other tourist attractions where tourists can visit a casino in their free time.
The starting dates of gambling are still unknown as gambling predates history. Six-sided dice were found in archaeology sites that show gambling was with humanity since the very beginning. However, in the 16th century, the greatest evolution of gambling took place. A casino was introduced where people from everywhere came for the sole purpose of crazy time stats. The Italian rich households and sometimes individual members often held private parties in these places. They weren’t officially called casinos because gambling was not legal at that time. However, aristocrats were not usually bothered by authorities.
We can say the first ever legal casino was built in the year 1638. It was built by the Venice government because they thought they should control such a place themselves, and this place was quite profitable for them. The first legal casino was a 4-story building with many rooms for different types of games, such as some rooms are only for primitive card games and some are for food and beverage, etc. Nice meals and drinks were also very important, as gambling was only done by very rich people at that time, and a nice meal would make them happy and want to visit more often.
The first casino, which was called Ridotto, was very important and there were 2 reason for that: 1) it was the first government-sanctioned casino or gambling house, and 2) it was the first one that was open to the general public. We can call Venice the birthplace of casinos as the idea of Ridotto was spread all over the world.
Games in casino
- Slot Games—This game is not only famous in casinos but in every place, this game is the most played. As we all love slot machines, this game was digitalized and can now be played in every camp. So, naturally, slot games are the most played game in this camp. You might be aware of the mechanisms of slot machines; you have to insert a coin and pull the lever; the reel will start spinning and the combination of the figures will decide your winning.
- Fish Shooting Game: This has been getting a lot of attention nowadays because of the graphics and the mechanism of the game. Fish shooting games have also been added to casinos. In this game, there will be a table and cannons will be attached to every side of the table. You have to shoot fish on the table to decide your win. Shooting the fish is not as simple as it looks. The points are decided based on the fish you shoot. For example, if you shoot small or fast fish, you get more points, and if you shoot slow or big fish, as they are easy to shoot, you will get fewer points. The winnings are decided based on your points.
- Baccarat—This is one of the most popular casino games. This game is not only famous in this camp but casinos as well. The rules of this game are quite simple. There will be a banker and a player, and both of the players will be given two cards each. Then the players whose number will be closest to 9 win. You don’t have to be the player, you can even bet on the banker. That means if you bet on the banker and the banker wins, you will win.
- BlackJack: it is considered to be one of the easiest table games. The rules of this game is to get a hold of cards whose value is close to 21 but not exceeding 21. You will get 2 cards at the beginning and you can pick however many you wish, but once you cross the value of 21, you are busted and you lose your wager. We only take the value which is written in the card not the suit, the face cards have a value of 10, and the value of ace varies it can be 1 or 11, you are free to decide that you can choose the value which is more advantageous.
- Roulette – This game is originated from France and the name means little wheel. There will be a wheel with 38 spaces on it, there will be numbers from 1 to 36 and in the remaining 2 spaces there will be number 0 and 00. The spaces have two color red and black which divides them and the number 0 and 00 are green. Then a metal ball is dropped in the wheel and as the wheel spins the ball spins, bounses and rolls around and eventually stops in a space. Now the wager part – you can bet on single numbers, color of spaces ( red or black), combination of 2 numbers, odd or even, set of a dozen number which is written in the board. The percentage of winning is 5 to 7 %.
- Craps – This is considered as the most complicated casino game, it is a dice game. 2 dices will be rolled and a played can bet on the outcome of the 2 rolled dice or can bet on a consecutive rolls. There are many more rules of this game you can search about the rules in the internet.