Useful French Roulette Terms

February 15, 2013

You might think you’ll never need these, but it’s often surprising how many casinos use French words on their roulette tables.   Many of the best hotels in Europe have casinos and many of them use French terms to describe the bets. Of course you don’t need to speak French to play on these tables […]

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Introduction to the Parlay Roulette Strategy

January 15, 2013

The problem with many roulette systems apart from the fact that many are incredibly flawed is well they’re just boring.   It’s all very well coming up with a system to play roulette like Oscar’s Grind, and it’s probably one of the safest systems to play but it was developed by an accountant.  The reality […]

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Gambler’s Ruin – Something to Avoid

November 17, 2012

If there’s one single skill that separates the amateurs from the professional gamblers it’s money management.   Basically the task of obtaining the greatest profit from a single (preferably favorable) betting opportunity.   It doesn’t matter how skilled you are without sensible money management – there is only one single outcome, you’ll end up completely […]

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Is a Computer Generated Casino Really Random?

November 8, 2012

It’s been many years since I started playing roulette, to be honest I’m not sure why it’s my favourite.  I’ve played all the casino games from baccarat to Blackjack and although I enjoy most of them – I always come back to roulette. Sure it’s not as intense, and yes sometimes the house edge can […]

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Charles Wells and the Martingale System

October 10, 2012

Now we’ve covered Martingale on this site and there’s no doubt as a tactic for roulette it has it’s problem.  It does get some bad press though mainly because it’s often promoted with wild and ludicrous claims of it being some mystical secret to take to the casino. Well the truth is, it’s a long […]

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What the Casino Thinks – Winning or Losing

September 25, 2012

Now I don’t know about you but whenever I speak to someone who gambles they always seem to be winning.   Doesn’t matter if they play at the casino, horse racing, slot machines or whatever – the stories always seem to be about winning bets, jackpots and stuff like that.   I’ve certainly not heard […]

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Counting Cards – A Simple Method

September 12, 2012

Now I want to get something straight first, counting cards isn’t prohibited, criminal or cheating in anyway.  It’s merely utilizing your mind and considering your betting. It may seem that utilizing your mind is prohibited in several casinos,  nevertheless I can guarantee you it is simply that most people tend to gamble  like that!   Additionally […]

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Planning For Success in Roulette

August 27, 2012

Despite what many people think, the odds in roulette are actually pretty good.  Of course there’s a ‘house advantage’ but casinos wouldn’t exist if there wasn’t.  However if you restrict your play to European wheels with beneficial rules like En Prison that advantage is very low.  But just taking the basic game played on the […]

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Introduction to the Fibonacci Roulette System

July 12, 2012

If you’ve ever read the famous book by Dan Brown called the Da Vinci Code then you’ve probably heard something about the Fibonacci Sequence.  By using the Fibonacci Sequence you can work out the next number in a sequence by uisng the previous two digits.  A selection of professional gamblers have taken this sequence and […]

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A Real Test of the Martingale Strategy

July 4, 2012

This is an example of the Martingale system being used. You can see from the video that it’s actually a very simple technique but there are certain drawbacks which only become apparent when you start using it. Remember this game took place virtually in a real casino in Dublin. It is situated in Fitzwilliam Street […]

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