Did you know that pokies are the most played games in casinos and online gaming? In fact, the pokies generate about 70 percent of the average casino’s income. This is because they are so simple yet thrilling and do not require any learning or special skills. Unlike other gambling games, pokies depend mainly on the player’s luck in combination with few key strategies.
Pokies machine are known worldwide by various names. As a matter of fact maybe you have heard some of them and you just did not recognize that they refer to the same game. Pokies are known as fruit machines, poker machines, or one-armed bandits slot.
Pokies are gambling machines that have three or more reels that spin whenever you push a button or move an arm attached to the machine. The land-based pokies also have a coin detector which senses if a coin is inserted. Once the coin is inserted the game starts immediately. Images and symbols on the screen start to move up or down and then suddenly stop. You win if the images match.
An increasing number of people have tried playing pokies in real casinos or in the online casinos. Do you know why? Because once you try it, you enjoy it so much that you are being literally drawn up to it! You gain pleasure from the excitement you get every time you spin the wheel. You love the uncertainty whether you win or lose, which gives a moment of adrenaline rush. But for sure, I know that you prefer to win rather than to lose.
Although with pokies you rely mostly on luck, knowing its ins and outs with the right strategy surely helps in increasing your chance of winning. If you are aiming at winning a lot, it is best that you familiarize yourself with setting realistic money management and tactics.
Let’s talk about pokies myths. Possibly you’ve heard the belief that if you keep playing on one particular machine and invest a lot of money there sooner or later you will surely win. Well, sorry to bring an end to your conviction but this is definitely not true! There are no grounds that would support this theory. As a proof, there are even instances when a player wins a jackpot after only two spins while others fail to win even after spinning the entire day. The real concept behind the pokies machine is that it follows the complicated theory of randomly generating numbers, and each number represents a specific combination of the reel.
So what’s your best approach when playing pokies? First of all it is money management. Before playing, decide on how much you are willing to spend. Have a specific bidding amount and always, and I mean always, stick to it. Whether you win or lose do not deviate from your plan. In cases when you happen to lose, do not attempt to keep playing until you win everything back because if you do, you get open to more losses. It is important that you maintain self control.
Another equally important thing to remember is to relax during the game. Remember, you are there for enjoyment. Once you get frustrated, then the main reason for playing is lost. So, it is better to stop, regroup, and play the next day. Try playing machines that give free games, here you are under no pressure and thus you can spend some time there till you get your cool back. You cannot win or lose money here but instead you can gain more experience.