The History of Gaming

GAMINGCLUB'S The history of GAMING ROULETTE BLACKJACK SLOT MACHINES BACCARA T • CRAPS Roulette you know? All the numbers added up equal 666! They don't call it the devils game for nothing... Did Timeline Early 1700s First Roulette table developed using Late 1700s French immigrants brought Roulette to 1801 1970 2005 Intan Pragi from Jaques Lablee's novel 'La Roulette, ou le Jour Casinos flourished around the world, Estonia is awarded Blaise Pascal's New Orleans with Roulette a Guinness World Record for the 'perpetual motion machine' documented the reigning supreme rules as they stand today longest croupier marathon lasting 48 hours Surrender! Blackjack Did you know? The US State of Nevada legalised Blackjack in 1939. The legalisation of the game proved timely as gambling haven, Las Vegas, opened shortly after. Timeline 16th Century "Vingt-et-un' (meaning 21), the earliest form of Early 1900s The term 'Blackjack' 1814 2011 Zeljko Ranogajec is 1601 The game '21' was first documented by Spanish novelist and gambler, Miguel de Napoleon loved '21' and played it to kill time on his exile in derived from the entered into the bonus received if an Blackjack Hall of ace of spades was accompanied by a jack of either clubs or spades Blackjack, originated in France Elba Fame with a claimed annual Cervantes turnover of $ı billion Slot machines Did you know? The earliest slot machines gave out fruit favoured gum to their winners, which. the iconic cherry and melon symbols we know today to the inclusion Timeline 1887 Charles Fey 1908 1963 1995 Gaming Control 2012 It has been reported developed the first automatic slot Machines were installed in most Bally Technologies developed the first electromechanical Board counted a that there are cigar stores, saloons, bowling alleys, brothels and barber stores total of 176,995 slot around 197,144 slot machine called slot machine called machines in Las machines in Las "Liberty Bell' Vegas alone. That's 1 slot machine for 3 "Money Honey' Vegas residents Baccarat Did you know? Hollywood's favourite spy and casino cruiser, James Bond, favoured Baccarat chemin-de-fer, a version of the game that requires more skill and risk. /১ Timeline 6. 14th Century Italian player, Felix Falguierein defines 500-700 BC 1490 19th Century Baccarat is derived from an Etruscan ritual used to select 2006 The original 1967 James Bond film "Casino Royale' was based around Baccarat introduced Baccarat's ban was to France from Italy lifted and its during the reign of King Charles VIII popularity soared across France Baccarat's modern priestesses rules Baccarat but the 2006 adaptation replaces it with Texas hold 'em Poker Craps Did you know? Crapaud means 'toad' in French. The name derives from the stance players had to adopt in order to play the game - crouched over the dice upon the floor in a similar manner to a toad. Timeline 18th Century 11th Century Craps evolved from the old English game 'Hazard' which dates back as 1813 1939 2009 'Hazard' was During WWII, street-style craps became popular among soldiers Bernard Xavier Patricia Demauro extremely popular among the elites and aristocrats of Philippe de Marigny de Mandeville broke the world record with 154 brought 'Crapaud' to New Orleans consecutive dice rolls without rolling far as the Crusades. Europe a seven. The odds of which are i in 1.56 trillion Sources SANK

The History of Gaming

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The story of Gaming has seen some interesting milestones in history. Its evolution is both exciting and eclectic. One of history’s most enigmatic general’s, Napoleon, loved the game of Blackjack, ...


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