casinos…to swap or not to swap
over 1,500 online casinos to choose from, finding one that suits
your playing habits and preferences can seem a really daunting task.
I mean they sound so fabulous and enticing, offering to
provide you with a gaming experience akin to being transported to
some far-off exotic location, amongst luxurious surrounds, golden
sunsets, beautiful people and the promise of the potential to win a
e-casinos seem to launch weekly and always promise a unique gaming
environment to tantalize your senses.
And I guess the temptation is to check it out and see what
all the fuss is about. After
all, if you don’t you could really miss out on something pretty
when you go through the whole process of downloading, signing up and
playing at this revolutionary new casino, you notice something
pretty strange. Behind
the sleek new foyer and different soundtrack, the games offered are
all the same as the casino last casino you played at, and the
navigation menu, although a different color is also the same.
And when you launch your favorite game, you are shocked that
aside from a change in table colour and a different casino logo
everything looks exactly the same as the equivalent game at the last
casino you played last week.
closer inspection you realise that the game rules, deposit and
withdrawal process, payments processor are all identical.
you will also find, although it won’t be readily apparent, is that
the outcome of all game events is dictated by the same random number
generator, housed in the same software platform as the last casino
you plated at. The
casino’s returns are even audited by the same ‘Big 4’ auditor
(and seem pretty similar to that other casino you played at last
I don’t think so.
fact of the matter is that while there are many licensee casinos out
there, each with a snappy name and flashy themed front end, there
are really only a handful of software platforms powering the vast
majority of these casinos.
fact, quite a number of different casinos are owned by the same
casino group, so not only is the software the same, but also the
don’t be in such a hurry to swap casinos next time you get an
email from a new operator. The
grass is said to be greener on the other side, but it me just be
that the ‘other side’ in this case is the side that you’re