Category Archives: Slots

Articles on playing slots at online casinos

Choosing the right high variance slot

By | May 9, 2017

As we carry on with our series on slot variances, high variance slots are the final chapter to look more closely at. A high variance slot, as we mentioned in an earlier article, is one that does not often pay, but tends to award large payouts when it does. It is one that tests the focus and determination… Read More »

Choosing the right medium variance slot

By | May 7, 2017

Medium Variance Slots, whether classic or video, are the most sought after style of slot. This is for good reason as they provide the best balance of the three (i.e. low, medium and high variance). A large volume of video slots  fall under the medium variance designation and as such, the opportunities these provide can deliver some serious excitement… Read More »

Choosing the right low variance slot

By | May 5, 2017

  As a continuation of our recent post “Low Variance Slots – What are They?” we felt it would be ideal to identify a number of low variance slots that are known to meet the criteria and have value. The criteria relate to the overall design of the slot, its entertainment value, creativity and, while a low variance, still… Read More »

£1 million giveaway

By | May 3, 2017

A slots variance bonanza! bet365 Games is in the early stages of its £1,000,000 Spectacular. This promotion runs from April 28th through to May 29th. It includes eight rounds of qualification with weekly cash prize draws for those who have earned tickets during the four days leading up to the draw. The £1,000,000 Spectacular features an incredible 60,000… Read More »

Are High Variance Slots Worth Playing?

By | April 29, 2017

High variance slots are very popular among high roller players, and those who are more focused on big wins versus a large volume of small wins. But playing high variance slots is not without risk – in fact, it increases the risk. This style of slot is known to offer larger winnings when symbols line up, however, due… Read More »

Medium Variance Slots – Should you Play Them?

By | April 28, 2017

The last two blog posts have described how variance determines how often and how much a video slot will payout. In this post, we’ll look at the most popular type of slot – medium variance. What are Medium Variance Slots? Of all the many thousands of slots available, medium variance are the most numerous. This is due to player… Read More »

Low variance slots

By | April 27, 2017

As discussed in our previous blog post, there are many different styles of slots available that offer their own advantages. Slots are identified in one of three categories, low variance, mid variance or high variance. If you are a regular slot player, you already know the basics in helping you identify the style of slot you are playing,… Read More »

Variance in Slot games

By | April 26, 2017

The first thing you’ll see in any Vegas or Macau casino is rows of people sitting down at slot machines, mindlessly feeding coins in and spinning the reels. Casinos rely on the sheep-like behaviour of players who just sit down and play without giving much thought to the games they’re playing. Have a glance through the games lists at… Read More »

Slot Features – Well Worth Understanding

By | April 24, 2017

It wasn’t long ago that many slots failed to have much to offer other than standard features such as wild symbols, multipliers and scatters. They also were not overly creative when it came to the design of symbols let alone the theme and tone of the games. However, the latest developments have changed the way many look at… Read More »

Free Spin Bonuses Pros and Cons

By | April 23, 2017

iGaming promotions are one of the primary reasons players join new casinos. Bonuses come in all shapes and sizes in order to appeal to a broad range of player preferences. There are few who have an interest in gambling online that have yet to come across a bonus promotion offering free cash bonuses or free spins. The reality… Read More »