The first video poker machines were introduced to casinos in the seventies and were an instantly popular game. Since then with the rise of online
When online casinos first came to the scene in the early 1990s, it was amazing to think you could just sit at your computer, dial in and play. (Yes, dial in!) It was drudgery, really – but so new! Now, what seems like a million light-years later you don’t have to dial in anymore (phew) and you can play at speeds unimaginable to most people back then. There’s also that one little detail – mobile devices. Mobile devices have revolutionalized the game, and are now the main way that people experience online slot games. A lot of casinos offer iPhone and Android slot apps. You can play anywhere – while you commute (on the bus!), while you’re sick in bed, waiting at the doctor’s office, to relax during your lunch break or while walking your dog. Mobile gaming changed the whole game and people’s attitudes about gaming in general.