There are many varieties of roulette including with French, European and American. But there are a few important features that constitute the classical French roulette game. Below we have summarized the most important factors inherent in a true French roulette game.
Classic French Roulette includes La Partage and En Prison rules along with the single zero roulette wheel and an additional special bets table layout. These factors give the French Roulette game version the lowest house edge for even money bets and the convenience of covering numerous numbers with a single bet. The use of French names for bets adds mystique, but no player advantages.
For over 300 years, roulette has been the star of many casinos around the world. It should come as no surprise to anyone that there are a number of casinos that recognize this by using “star” as a key identifier in their name. The below land based and online casino are a few of the most well known.
The Star Entertainment Group of Australia
The Star Sydney casino offers a free pdf download of their excellent roulette game guide. As well as an excellent online video. They also provide players with social media presences on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and WeChat.
Star Casino Games
The online Star Casino is an Italian based casino that offers the NetEnt French Roulette game software in real play and free play. It is also a part of the Betsson Group of online casinos that include Casino Euro, Guts Casino, BetSafe and the Rizk Casinos with many of the same games.
Since the website is in Italian you may need to translate the text if you want to check it out.
Here are a few of the translations for French Roulette that include some of the basics of the game that we have discussed in this blog.
- “The classic French roulette” = “there are 37 basins on the wheel: 36 numbers and only one zero” “the wheel arranged differently” “writings on the carpet in French” “soft colors” “music in the background”
- “How are bets placed in classic French roulette?” = “traditional inside and outside bets” “manque-passe” “pair-impair numbers” “payout 35:1” “17:1”
- “L’En Prison and La Partage” = “literally imprison” “”if he wins the next hand, he takes back what he had wagered” “to divide his bet with the dealer”
In this classic games of French Roulette from NetEnt, you can spin the wheel without placing a bet. The maximum bet per spin is $5,000 total for all the bets you place. The minimum and maximum bet amount per spin are different for each type of bet.
- Even money bets = min. 10 cents, max $2,000 = Rouge/Noir Red/Black, Pair/Impair Even/Odd, Passe/Manque High/Low
- Two to One Bets = min. 10 cents, max $1,200 = Douzaine Dozen bet with P12/Premiere/First dozen & M12/Milieu/Second dozen & D12/Derniere/Third dozen, Colonne Column Bet on 1st 2nd & 3rd
- Plein Straight bet = min. 10 cents, max $100 =bets on 1 number
- Cheval Split bet = min. 10 cents, max $200 =bets on 2 numbers
- Transversale Pleine & Trio & Street bet = min. 10 cents, max $300 =bets on 3 numbers
- Carre Corner bet Square & Quatre Premier First Corner = min. 10 cents, max $400 = bets on 4 numbers
- Transversale Simple Line bet = min. 10 cents, max $600 = bets on 6 numbers
Note: You can also get more details on our post for the various bets type, payouts and where you can find them on the betting table layouts.
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Star Casino Games Information
The odd star–casino.com website includes a page of general information on the game of roulette including the roulette wheel, casino roulette, online roulette and other game overviews. But it does not offer games nor suggestions as to where then can played.
It also mistakenly states that “European Casinos also use the `En Prison` rule”.