Live Roulette: Top Tips To Improve Your Game

Written on August 3rd 2020

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One of the most popular games here at Pink Casino is live roulette. Roulette is a classic game which moves along at a fair pace, and there’s nothing quite like watching the ball spin around the roulette wheel to see where it will land.

Roulette is also a relatively easy game to understand and play which is another reason so many people tend to crowd around the Roulette table in Vegas and other land-based casinos.

Live roulette offers a similar but slightly upgraded gaming experience compared to what you may have come to expect from a land-based venue. With real croupiers and wheels operating in real time, it’s a fully immersive way to play, streamed live in high-quality from a genuine casino environment - and most games have alternative camera angles to help you play the way you want.

If you’ve never played live casino games before then you might be eager to give them a try, and roulette is a great place to start. But before you jump into a live game, it’s worth getting to grips with how you can get the most from your roulette play.

While there is no guarantee of picking the right colour or number each time, employing sensible strategies when you take your seat at the live roulette table can certainly help you make more informed decisions, and help you get the most from your gaming experience.

So, which online casino tips for roulette are worth taking on-board?

Using Outside Bets

Roulette is made up of inside and outside bets. While inside bets usually pay out more, they often have a lower chance of winning.

This means that if luck isn’t on your side, inside bets could actually lose you money in the long run, despite having bigger payouts. Remember that this is just a generalisation and isn’t always the case - plenty of players have seen very favourable winnings from inside bets, but it’s important to recognise that the big potential returns from an outside bet come with lower chances of winning.

While outside bets pay less, they conversely have more chance of paying out. Therefore, it is a sensible strategy to place outside bets, especially for new players. While you might not win as much per bet, your casino account could grow nicely over time due to these bets landing more often.

Roulette Bankroll Management

Roulette strategies to use online cover a variety of factors. Sometimes it is what you bet on but this is not the only consideration. How you bet and manage your bankroll is also important. Taking time to think about this is a good strategy to keep playing for longer for a better live casino experience. A good tip here is to build up your bankroll gradually by placing smaller bets on any one spin of the wheel. Jumping in with large bets in a bid to boost your casino account could quickly see you blow through your budget in a short space of time.

Look Out For European Style Online Roulette

When it comes to roulette, there are two versions you will most commonly see - European and American. While both essentially work in the same way, there is one difference that you can use when playing. European roulette wheels only have 37 numbers while there are 38 on American wheels. Generally speaking, this boosts your odds of winning on the European version as the house edge is reduced, which makes choosing this type of roulette a good strategy.

James Bond Roulette Strategy

There are many specific betting systems out there for playing roulette at an online casino, but an interesting one to think about comes from James Bond.

Yes, that's right, 007 creator Ian Fleming came up with his own strategy for playing roulette! This essentially sees players cover 25 spaces on the betting table in total to increase their chances of winning.

If you were to bet £20, for example, you would place £14 on High (numbers 19 to 36), £5 on a line bet (numbers 13 to 18), and just £1 on 0 coming up.

You can bet any amount with this system as long as the same numbers and proportions are used. This is an unpredictable strategy though, and players need to bear this in mind before choosing it as it’s certainly not a guaranteed way to win. It could be something to think about if you’re looking to try something new!

Set Yourself Roulette Gaming Limits

Playing live roulette should above all be about entertainment. If you find yourself feeling stressed or anxious when playing, you should stop and come back another day when you’re feeling calmer.

This is not only good for your health but good for improving your chances of winning. Making betting decisions when emotional is not a good idea and can see some players make the wrong call.

Another good strategy to take on-board is setting a limit to how much you will spend each time you play as well as your profit target. When either is hit, simply walk away and come back another time.

Setting limits like this will help you not overspend when playing and also take home your winnings, rather than putting them back into the game. After all, the chance to walk away with extra cash in your pocket is one of the main reasons it’s such a popular game.

Play Live Roulette At Pink Casino

If you fancy trying out some of the above tips and seeing how entertaining this classic casino game can be, why not register at Pink Casino today? Take advantage of our range of our casino bonus options.

We have a superb range of both live and video roulette games to get involved with, and all are straightforward to play and available across mobile, tablet and desktop.

Although the above strategies cannot guarantee a win every time - something that it’s important we reiterate - these popular strategies will help you be a more informed live roulette player here at Pink Casino!

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