The Little Guide To Online Casinos

As far back as the Ancient Greek and Roman civilisations, exciting games of chance were captivating players, but the first formal ‘gambling house’ was the spectacular Ridotto of Venice.

Whilst there’s always been somewhere to gamble, the impact of Las Vegas and more recently, the rise of online casinos has changed the landscape of casinos – from Blackjack to Slots. In the first of ActiveWin’s series of Little Guides, we lay our cards on the table for an overview of online casinos…

 

The Pros and Cons of Land Based Casinos

Simply a term used for brick-and-mortar Casinos, ‘land based’ venues were the only option for fans of slot and table games in the pre-Internet era. Though not all of these land venues were glamorous, they were generally popular with those in ‘high society’, with high stakes and formalwear a requirement in a lot of venues. And though the traditional land-based casino offered players a chance to play a range of entertaining games, the possibilities of gaming online offered a far more in the way of choice and convenience. So, on we go to…

How Casinos Migrated Online

It seems strange now to imagine a world before online casinos, but it was only as recently as 1996 that they (and sports betting) reached us online, and only two years previously in 1994 – that the first online entertainment software providers were launched. Since then, these online venues have developed in terms of usability, variety and the quality of games. Since the mid-90s infancy of casinos on the web, there’s been…

More Games and More Innovation

Long gone are the days when you had a handful of slots and table games to choose from. Now, the best online casinos, like Kerching, offer a fantastic range of slots, including branded titles with characters and plots from TV and film favourites like South Park and Family Guy. These, as well as brilliant table games, are all available from the comfort of your home. Not that you need to be at home of course. Nowadays, you can get exciting casino action on the go, because…

Online Casinos are Optimising for Mobile

Steven Hawking once said that “the universe is a great casino” because of its possibility for wonder and chance, but these days it’s access to a casino which is universal. That’s because many of the best casinos have mobile optimised sites and even apps, to help you enjoy the very best of online gaming. As one of the most trusted and enjoyed online casinos since 2007, why not check out Kerching for great mobile gaming or download their iPhone app now?