An Interesting and brief talk about the History of Slot Machines

Slot machines are made for many types of games and are one of the most popular types of casino games that people like to play since they usually have quite high payouts and jackpots for the winners. So let’s talk about some slot history!

Most people refer to them as fruit machines or fruities. But some people just call them slots, slot machines or slot games. You may also know them as one armed bandits and that’s because since they were first invented by Charles Fey back in 1887, they used to have one arm on the side that you would pull to spin the reels.

History of Slot Machines

And as for the reels, the first slot machines invented only had three reels on it and only five different symbols of diamonds, hearts, spades, horseshoes & liberty bells. But in time, new upgrades, improvements, enhancements and additions were added to it which progressed from there to where we are today with video slots.Continue reading →