Slots are one of the most popular ways to gamble, and now you no longer have to go to an arcade, casino or betting shop in order to have access as you can also play online. But which is better? Well, of course it all comes down to personal preference, but a couple of pros and cons for each might help you make a decision.

Land based gaming

You can play fruit machines and one arm bandit type games in pubs, arcades and casinos. You can play with friends, and it can become part of your social interaction with others. If you opt for a casino, there is usually a wide choice of machines with a variety of jackpots, different stakes, and a range of complexities from the very simple spin and win, to the more convoluted games that require a higher skill level. You can get dressed up for your night out at a casino, and when you have played all you want on the slots you can also enjoy other games such as poker, blackjack and roulette.

Online Slots

There are a wide range of online gaming sites that have slots options. Some of these have both land based casinos and online gaming pages, so you get the best of both worlds with the one company. Online slot games are great for those who want the enjoyment of playing without leaving the house, or for those who struggle to leave the house due to health reasons. You can set your spending limits so that you never overspend, you can play more than one game at a time. Many of the online gaming sites offer a bingo option which you can leave running while you spend time playing other games. Online slots have great odds for winning, and many have a chat feature so you can talk to other players while gaming as well.