Bingo has long been a favorite past time for many people for many years. Young and old both can appreciate a good game of bingo, even for just entertainment; add the possibility of huge wins into the mix and it’s a recipe for a gaming adventure like no other. Bingo is a game that is usually thought of as anything but gambling but in todays online gaming world bingo has taken over a whole market and there is no sign of it slowing down. Bingo is an easy to play and very user-friendly. There are not a lot of rules, just basics you should keep in mind when playing online as it does differ quite a bit from playing at a land based bingo hall. Online bingo is best when playing at a reputable bingo hall; there are a lot of reputable casino brands that offer bingo so it’s worth checking out your favorite online casino to see if bingo is available. If not offered in a separate part of the site, there may be a bingo game in the specialty games menu. Make sure to do your homework before depositing into any bingo site. Next you will be required to purchase cards, usually there is a way to buy all cards at once, before the game begins and the prices range from as low as a £0.01 and up to £5 a card. Depending on your bankroll you can play one or as many as the game allows. Don’t worry about dabbing your own numbers, the software does that as well if you should choose to sit back and watch the numbers be called. When the game starts no more cards can be purchased and the bingo caller will draw balls from the virtual hopper. Once the ball is drawn the number is called and all you have to do is match it to a number on your card. That’s it. It’s really that easy. There are different bingo’s as well. There are single line, double line, patters and coveralls it just depends on the game you’re playing at the time. It’s also important to take note that there are different kinds of bingo. For example in the USA, 75-ball bingo is more popular than 80 or 90 and vice versa in parts of the world like the UK. The game will automatically stop once a bingo is called, and the closer you get to a bingo the cards will change color. A red card generally means a win. If you should happen to hit bingo the prize pool is yours but if there is more than one winner the prize pool is divided accordingly. The higher the card prices, the higher the prize pool and it’s also dependant on how many players are in the game. So if you are looking for a little something different and want some entertainment from home, check out a bingo hall online or at your preferred online casino. Bingo is not just for old ladies anymore, it can be profitable and you can have a lot of fun with a small amount of cash! Check out the next guide on what to expect in a bingo room for even more information and what to expect out of online bingo.