Video games have become increasingly popular in recent years and are in high demand all over the world. This is why there are always interesting new creations and numerous sequels.
One aspect that has made its way into many games over the past few years is gambling elements. This gives the playable character a chance to try their luck and potentially gain a special advantage in the game.
Games that involve gambling
Fallout: New Vegas
In the latest game in the Fallout series, you have the chance to go to a local casino with your playable character and try your luck there. Here you have the opportunity to choose from various mini-games, such as blackjack and slots, and to pass the time for you and your character in the game.
Red Dead Redemption 2
Of course, in the Wild West of yesteryear, gambling was a popular business and an even more popular pastime for crowds of people looking for a change from the dreary everyday life. For this very reason, Rockstar Games has also incorporated this aspect and thus given numerous people the chance to explore the old game operations of the Wild West and maybe make one or the other profit there.
The Witcher 3
The Witcher 3 is still one of the most popular games of all time and has an enormous number of fans all over the world. This is not least due to the good gameplay, the good graphics and the great story. Besides all that, The Witcher 3 also allowed you to play a card game called Gwent, where you could collect different cards and compete against other players. This is also a form of gambling and helped to pass a little time in the game and, ideally, to gain new equipment by winning.
Although Watchdogs is set in modern times and moreover, it is more concerned with data collection, but there is still the possibility to try your luck with drinking games and poker sessions, whereby you can either win or lose. This is also ideal for passing the time and testing your own skills.
As you can see, many well-known video games offer the opportunity to try your luck and have a lot of fun doing it. It doesn’t matter whether you’re in a nuclear-contaminated world, today’s world, the Wild West or rather in a world full of magic and monsters. You have numerous options everywhere to take your luck into your own hands and you can do more with it.