Casino world has been around for centuries, and no wonder why is that.
Everyone loves it, no matter the age, gender or anything else that divides and categorizes human society.
The history is great, it’s always fun and with adrenaline rushing through your veins and most importantly, it can bring you lots of money, maybe even make you a millionaire.
But, how much of the fact filed do you actually know about the casino world?
1. Slot Machines Have to Pay at Least 70% of the Win
Yep, that’s right. That’s why the slot machines are so popular all around the world and people play them purely because they want to win money.
2. The Longest Poker Game Was Played Over 8 Years
Usually, the poker games last a few hours.
And often enough, with enough luck and tactics, people win big amounts of money and even become millionaires.
But, did you know that the longest poker game in the history of casino lasted for 8 years?
Of course, the players didn’t play 24 hours a day but still, that’s a very long time, isn’t it?
3. The Largest Casino Is Over 600.000 Square Feet Big
The WinStar World Casino located in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA is holding the world record for the biggest casino in the whole world.
It was opened in 2003 and there are thousands of slots, poker tables, and roulette wheels.
It’s a real pleasure to play in this casino because the adrenaline is rushing even more because of all the people, players, and competitors.
4. The Slots Date All the Way Back to the 19th Century
You heard that right. Even though the slots are actually a machine that is supposed to belong to the modern technology of our time, it’s actually much more older.
They date back all the way to the late 1800s when a man invented them in his basement.
5. How a Man Sold Everything He Had in Order to Place the Biggest Casino Bet
Ashley Revell, a British who really wanted to appear on the famous TV show Double or Nothing in 2004 sold everything he had and with that raised around $150.000.
Then, he placed the money on the roulette wheel and hoped for the best.
The red number 7 brought him a whopping $300.000 and at that moment, he was the happiest person in the whole universe.
The casino and gambling world is certainly a weird and amazing place at the same time.
In that one moment, it can either make you the happiest or the most unfortunate person in the whole wide world, and the strangest part is that it’s up to the game and not you.
Or maybe it’s based on your luck as well.