Ever since it emerged in the mid 1990s, online gaming has been growing from strength to strength, attracting hundreds of thousands of new players each year. In fact, countless players worldwide actually prefer to get their casino kicks online these days, resulting in an unprecedented shift away from traditional brick-and-mortar establishments.
So, if you haven’t tried it yet, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. Or maybe you’re already hooked and you want to know if there are even more benefits that you can draw from your online gaming experience.
1.The Sheer Convenience of It
Yes, this first one is obvious and it’s doubtful that you hadn’t already guessed that convenience is one of the primary draw cards for most online players. But we’ve still included it here because it really is a big plus.
Who can afford the time, these days, to make a trip to an actual casino complex? This is especially true for players who reside far away from land-based gaming venues. Think of the time lost driving there, standing in queues, and navigating the often massive premises on which casinos are erected. Online play eliminates gives all of this wasted time back to you!
To make things even more convenient, did you know that you can now play at online casinos via your mobile device? River Belle Casino keeps the action coming via mobile play on your smartphone or tablet so you can play anytime, anywhere.
2.Comps, Promos and Freebies Galore
Online casinos don’t have the bright lights and live shows that land-based casinos use to attract players. Instead, we like to treat our players to special offers and freebies on a regular basis. If you play your cards right, you can really make the most of the comps and promotions on offer every other day here at River Belle Casino.
You can even play all of our games for free until you feel like wagering some real money, which brings us to our next point:
Online casinos are a significantly cheaper option than their land-based counterparts. For one thing, you don’t have to fork out any cash on travel and accommodation. If you feel like a snack between games, you can just pop something into your microwave at home – no need to order off the starter menu at some overpriced restaurant.
Internet casinos don’t even charge entry fees. In fact, as mentioned, we allow you to play our games for free for as long as you’d like. So you can save your precious pennies to wager on your favourite games.
Obviously, space is a non-issue for online gaming venues since everything takes place via an infinite virtual interface. This means that we can offer a great deal more games than your average cement-and-steel establishment is able to provide.
At River Belle, we have literally hundreds of video slots, table games and more accessible at the touch of a button.
5.A Global Gaming Community
If you think that playing on your computer will isolate you from your fellow gamers, think again. Aside from the fact that internet gaming sites now offer live dealer games – more about that in a moment – there are other ways in which online gaming is actually very social.
Most importantly, Internet casinos are utilised by players from all over the world so, at any given time, you could be sharing a games table with players from all sorts of interesting places. Many players prefer online gaming for precisely this reason – they simply love the idea of being connected with likeminded people on the other side of the world!
6.Massive Progressive Jackpots
Because online casinos are accessible to players from all over the world, our progressive jackpot networks are often massive. To clue you in, progressive jackpot networks include all the people who play a particular game with a progressive jackpot. A progressive jackpot is a jackpot that grows every time someone plays the game and loses. What this means that large networks tend to equal large jackpots.
Microgaming, our software provider here at River Belle, is one of the world’s leading developers of progressive jackpot games and their networks span all casinos where their software is used. This means the kind of jackpots that you would ordinarily have to travel to Las Vegas to play for.
7.Live Dealer Games
With each passing year, the technology by which online casinos and their games operate has improved exponentially, making it a truly immersive experience.
Live dealer games are arguably the greatest innovation to take place in online gaming since it first emerged. With live dealer games, players are able to interact with the dealer and fellow players via live streaming video and in chat rooms.
So you have every reason to put up your feet and enjoy an exciting night in at your favourite online casino!