Gambling. Some people call it a past time activity, some make a hobby out of it and some even do it as a full time job. Whatever the case it’s clear that for some people gambling is strictly a game of chance in which you win or lose, depending on your luck. Other people look at gambling from a different perspective by claiming that luck has little to nothing to do with success, but it’s based solely on a proper strategy.
One of the most played gambling game are slot machines, those mechanical “bandits” as some call them. Here in Australia we love pokies. Sure most of the people reading this article know exactly what a pokie machine is but for those who have no clue here’s the story. Americans regard pokies as slots in the general view, British players see pokies as fruit slots.
Here in Australia we view pokies solely as poker machines, where you see pictures of playing cards coming up on the screen, and just like in the classic poker game you win of the pictures of the cards are matched up in a specific order. Slot machines or “one armed bandits” came in our country in the early 1890s brought by the Sittman and Pitt company and featured five drums holding a total of 50 card faces. The game was so simple it picked notoriety instantly all over the world, making it the precursor of the modern slot or pokie machine.
Free online pokies
Nowadays you can’t walk into a casino and expect to play the slot machines for free, but, there are a lot of free online pokies sites to choose from. Of course, nothing beats the feeling of hitting that jackpot! Australian pokies are fun to play, simple and have a lot better payouts than other gambling games. Anyone who ever played pokies and other gambling games can confirm this statement.
But what if you want to play pokies but don’t like the crowds and loudness of a casino or the smoke and smell of alcohol in pubs or bars? Well, there’s a very comfortable way to go around this problem. GO ONLINE! There are loads of websites out there that offer you the possibility of playing online pokies for real money. The signup process is easy and straightforward, the deposit is simple and safe, in 2014 it’s almost impossible to breach online security of secured websites and even if they’re breached, insurance covers every loss possible.
Real money pokies for Iphone and Android
So, you’re a better than average online pokie player and want to play pokies on the go. Well, there are loads of online casinos that offer apps for Iphone IOS and Android operated smartphones. You just visit the online casino site, install the app and presto, you have your favorite pokie games at a touch of a button. You can play pokies on the commute to work, at the beach, while being at a barbecue or picnic, basically everywhere your mobile phone carrier provides internet access. Now that’s being mobile.