Home » How to play slots »

Let’s learn the basic terms and terminology used for slot machines the world over, so that we feel more comfortable when we play at land based or online casino…

Reel: Spins, just like old fashioned movies and spews out illustrations and “winning” combinations (sometimes).

Mechanical Slots: These are traditional slot machines that are live in a casino and are not video based. They have reels that physically (not digitally) spin.

Symbols: Illustrations on the reel fronts that depict fruits, animals or any other symbols that go with the theme of the slot machine.

Slant top machines: Slot machines that have a sitting arrangement for players to sit.

Tight slots: Slot machines that have low payout percentages and give away a small percentage as winnings.

Loose slot: Slot machines that are in greater demand since they are known to have better payout percentages and often turn up the winning combination.

Carousel: A particular group or a row of slot machines.

RNG: Stands for Random Number Generator. It is the brain of the slot machine and generates random possibilities of symbol or number matches. This is the reason why each pull of the lever brings out a different combination – losing or winning.

Payline: A horizontal line on which the symbols are supposed to fall or display symbols to be considered a winning combination.

Pay Table: The actual table which tells the player which combinations that are required to register a win.

Candle: An indicator, normally a flash bulb that indicates that the slot machine is not functioning as it should.

Hand Pay: A payment for a win made by hand. Normally a slot machine hands out the payment by coins. But, if the machine cannot pay out the amount won, the payout is made through hand pay.



« Slot machine rules | Learn to play slot machines online in 3 minutes »

Related articles:
  1. Slot machine rules Slot machine games are of the easiest games to play...
  2. Slot machine payouts With a lot of advertisements that say that the slot...
  3. How slot machine random number generator work Since the inception of technology that came in the form...
  4. Technology behind slot machines Slot machines today are an integral part of any casino...
  5. Slot machine tips for beginners If you are interested to play slots at online casinos...
Σχόλια

Γράψε ένα σχόλιο




*/?>

In online casino world, VIP does not only mean Very Important Person, but it also means Very Important Player! At Millionaire casino they know how to treat their customers as both players and very important persons.>>>>>>

Learn to play slot machines online in 3 minutes
Slots are the easiest game to play at online casinos and 3 minutes are more than enough to learn how to play slot machines online >>>
Slots strategies to hit the jackpot
Many slots players think big, they only play at progressive slots and go for the ultimate prize. They have a strategy to hit the jackpot! >>>
Online multiline slots
New players use to begin with standard slot machines, but they soon find out that there are other more fun and exciting slots, the multiline slots >>>
Slot machine rules
Slot machines might have the simplest rules of all casino games, but we still need to know them, so here is an article on slot rules >>>
Slot machine tips for beginners
Beginners always look for any tip available, but more advanced players always check that they don't miss any of these 6 slot machine tips >>>
What is a slot tournament
We all have heard of poker tournaments and how popular they are, but few of us have heard of slots tournaments, so what really is a slot tournament? >>>