History of Table Games
The bright lights, music that blares out slots and the number of slot machines that have stopped in one place will be hard to avoid when you enter a casino. It will even be blinding and people are often impressed. Every casino that is worth its salt will regularly update its slot machines, offering new casino games to keep attracting guests.
But what about the table games and their strong attraction? The ever-faithful table games that are still popular today and have appropriated their rightful place. You will often find them in the middle of a casino. Casino games such as blackjack, roulette, baccarat and craps still have all the glamor and appeal to return guests. New games or innovative developments simply can not afford this.
Blackjack is a very old casino game and was first mentioned in works by casino . There was a reference to a game called 'veintiuna' or 'twenty-one' that was published around 1601. Many believe that the card game of blackjack in the home town of the Spanish writer was played around that time.
Although you know nothing about Baccarat, we will not condemn you. Yet we want to make it clear to you that Baccarat is one of the oldest games in the world. It was at that time associated with members of the royal family. Because royal families played it a lot, will most likely be the reason why it still exists. VIP players like to play at the high limits tables of Baccarat and nowadays it has become popular in all limits at online casinos. You can play in an online casino with lower limits, so that you as a beginner can also try the table game.
We have saved the best table game last, in terms of age anyway. Many think that the origin of Craps goes even further than that of Baccarat. Partly because it is a dice game and is easy to understand. Nowadays, the game can be played in several Casinos while this was first offered only in country casinos. Craps is especially popular among gamblers because everyone gets interactively involved and can cheer together with correct predictions.
At roulette we go back to 1796 in Paris. The game was described as 'small wheel' and was played in much the same way as today. Similar is the online roulette wheel, where boxes with 0 and 00 are marked. What is also interesting to know, that there was a lottery or bingo linked to it. The game probably comes from Italy that was known as and players could bet on a draw. Many believe that the wheel has been developed to be part of such a draw (lottery) and has not been changed.