In the last couple of articles, we've explored how speed of play and the house's mathematical edge on casino games work together to make money for the casino.
If you're starting with 100, you can't afford the game.
If fate is on your side, youre going to win big enough to play some more.The cost per hour on any game is lower when you take into account cash back and comps.John Grochowski is the author of six gaming books including the "Answer Book" series - The Casino Answer Book, The Video Poker Answer Book, The Craps Answer Book and a revised edition of The Slot Machine Answer Book.Play them anytime and anywhere at no extra cost!Photo Courtesy (Getty Images) by, al Moe, al Moe is a former casino manager.
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That leaves us with four "cost zones starting with the games that cost an average of less than 5 a hour to play: 5 or less: Basic strategy blackjack, full table (1.25 quarter 9-6 Jacks or Better video poker, one coin (2 craps, pass.
5-10: Three Card Poker, Pair Plus (5.75 basic strategy blackjack, one-on-one (6.25 average blackjack player, full table (6.25 dollar 9-6 Jacks or Better video poker, one coin (8 Three Card Poker, play against the dealer (8.50 Let It Ride (8.75 penny video slot machine,.Match up Fonzie and the gang with the Happy Days machine.Get the wheels spinning with the simple press of a button on your touchscreen.On table games, we're assuming a 5 wager - if you're a 25 bettor, multiply the cost per hour by five.For one thing, slot machines are large and cumbersome devices.
As you win more games, you will get the opportunity to unlock even more games that grow increasingly more insane.
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