Bitcoin Gambling Games

We’ve talked at length about Bitcoin online casinos in the past. However, they are not the only places where you can gamble for Bitcoin. Today, we will talk about a few alternatives for gambling with Bitcoin, along with some of the reasons why you would want to play at these sites.

BitKong

BitKong is one of the oldest Bitcoin gambling games in the world. It is similar to minesweeper where your goal is to correctly pick a spot containing fruit on each level. For every level you successfully find fruit, you win money. However, if you happen to find poop, the game is over.

You start by picking which difficulty you want to play. You can choose to take it easy where you only have to worry about one square containing poop. Adversely, you can play up to nightmare mode where there’s only one square on each level containing fruit.

Bitkong Main Game

For each level you find fruit, you win a prize. You can continue moving up to play for larger prizes, or you can cash out at any time. The higher the levels the more you win. You will also win more if you play on higher difficulties.

Bustabit

Bustabit is a straight gambling game where you’re betting on an increasing curve. The curve can crash at any point. However, you can opt to cash out at any point before the crash.

For example, let’s say you bet 5 bits and then cash out when the curve is at 2.4x. You will win 12 bits. However, if you bet 5 bits and fail to cash out before the crash, you lose your wager.

Bustabit BTC Main Game

There are various strategies you can play for this game. Some like to grind it out by cashing out for 1.5x or less while others like to gamble it up to try and hit streaks of 50x or more. The higher the curve, the more you can win.

DuckDice

DuckDice is one of the oldest Bitcoin dice games on the internet. The concept is simple, you make a bet on whether your roll will be higher or lower than the established point number. If your roll is correct, you win money. If it’s not, you lose money.

This game allows you to change your odds to give you up to a 96.9% of winning. You can also arrange the odds to where you win as little as 0.2% of the time. The lower the odds, the better your payouts. Of course, this means higher variance.

DuckDice Main Game BTC

This site also offers lottery games where you can purchase lottery tickets to take a shot at a weekly $100,000 top prize. You can win prizes by matching three or more balls.

What Are the Advantages to Playing Bitcoin Games Over Casino Games

There are a few advantages of playing Bitcoin games over playing online casino games like online slots or blackjack. The first is that many Bitcoin gambling game sites offer the ability to play anonymously. You don’t have to enter personal information or verify your identity to play at the sites. In some cases, the sites don’t even worry over which country you reside in. For example, the examples given above allow US players.

Next, most Bitcoin games will offer the ability to play using faucets. BitKong and DuckDice give you small amounts of crypto via their faucet and you can try and run that up in their games. While it will take a long time to build up enough money to cash out, you can test out the site and have some fun using faucet money.

The main drawback to playing at these sites is that the sites are limited to just a couple of games. Many casino gamblers want variety in their gaming. Sites offering just one or two games tend to lose their appeal after a time. However, Bitcoin games can still be a fun alternative for those that like to gamble with Bitcoin online.

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James Guill

James Guill is a veteran of the gambling media industry. James started his career as a semi-professional poker player, traveling the US to play tournament poker. In 2008, he transitioned to the media side. Since that time, James has worked for many established brands, including PokerNews, OnGame, Bwin, CardPlayer Lifestyle, Poker Junkie, and Ivey Poker. He also wrote for PokerNews Australia and once had his work featured on G4’s Attack of the Show.

James has a wealth of gambling knowledge and can write on most topics. He also keeps an eye on the growing Bitcoin gambling market and is a HODLer of BTC and several top altcoins. Check out James’ Game of the Week feature, covering the latest and greatest online slot games. James is also a part-time picker, traveling around Virginia looking for deals to flip.

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James Guill is a veteran of the gambling media industry. James started his career as a semi-professional poker player, traveling the US to play tournament poker. In 2008, he transitioned to the media side. Since that time, James has worked for many established brands, including PokerNews, OnGame, Bwin, CardPlayer Lifestyle, Poker Junkie, and Ivey Poker. He also wrote for PokerNews Australia and once had his work featured on G4’s Attack of the Show.

James has a wealth of gambling knowledge and can write on most topics. He also keeps an eye on the growing Bitcoin gambling market and is a HODLer of BTC and several top altcoins. Check out James’ Game of the Week feature, covering the latest and greatest online slot games. James is also a part-time picker, traveling around Virginia looking for deals to flip.

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