Although there are ways that players can be more successful when playing an online casino game, this is not the case across the board. There are some casino games that the player has little effect on the outcome of the game. The game of online roulette falls in to the latter category. There are a number of tips however that may help the game play of the player. Perhaps one of the more obvious tips for this casino game is that the more pockets there are on the roulette wheel, the less chances the player has of picking the right one. It is therefore recommended that players should play on the European roulette wheel with its 37 pockets as opposed to the American roulette wheel with 38 pockets. One of the reasons that the game of roulette is such a fun casino game to play is that although it is very simple, the player is given a large number of bet options. It is important that the player understands all of the different bets and the probability and payout of each bet. The player is usually advised to make a combination of bets including those with a smaller probability and a higher payout, as well as wagers that have a smaller payout but a larger probability.