Wednesday, August 30, 2017

New Guide to Online Slots

In my time writing about casinos, there has been tremendous change in the games people play and how we play them.

When I started all this, slots had three mechanical reels.Video slots were in their infancy. Online play? There was no Internet. Home computers were for a few hobbyists.

Today, video slots are the kings in brick-and-mortar casinos, and their descendents, online slots, are thriving in many jurisdictions.

How do those online slots work? What do you need to know to play? That's the subject of my Ultimate Guide to Online Slots, new at

For the record, I'm not the "John" in "johnslots." It's a site that's all about the online slot experience, and they approached me to write their guide.

How does the house get its edge in online slots? How can you be sure the games are random? What's the difference between coin slots and online slots?

To explore those topics and much more, check out the guide.