I know that many arcade games are rigged to get you to play them more. All States in the United States regulate their slot machines, no matter. My experience playing slots. I couldn't talk that much because I didn't want to disturb the others who where. Everyone who's ever played roulette, either online or in a real casino, has probably wondered whether or not roulette games are rigged. The answer to this. I spent about 2 hours there at midnight on a Sunday, playing Blackjack at 3 different tables. It is one of the earlier video slots that became very popular and derived a cult like following. The second power slot players have is the ability to dictate how long they play and how much they are betting. This subreddit was inspired by this thread and more specifically, this comment. With a payback percentage of 90, for example, the casino would take about 10 percent of all money put into the slot machine and give away the other 90 percent. I remember reviewing one, and it was a thousand times more likely that the three 7s would line up directly above the payline than on the payline. Ross then questioned how good a job the state did in examining the chips because of allegations raised in a six-hour series of supposedly "secret" videotapes with Ronald Harris, a former Gaming Control Board employee who was involved in a slot cheating scandal. We try and aim to spur and start discussions over questions while remaining respectful to each other. The hardest players to beat were the drunks and coke heads. Most of the losses statewide were on paper, reflecting expenses taken for financial restructurings in Money talks, bullshit walks. It seemed that the ABC news show had its mind made up going into the story and set out to find any source of information that could help lead to their preconceived conclusions. Casinos don't want their machines to be a lot tighter than their competitors' machines or the players will take their business elsewhere. Basically, they have set probability. Montana, Mississippi, New Jersey and Nevada. What we do is I have an audit program set up where we use a random selections process. Are slot machines in casinos ever rigged? In a modern slot machine, the odds of hitting a particular symbol or combination of symbols depends on how the virtual reel is set up. In the long run, the numbers get closer to the theoretical probability. You have 5 ways of NOT rolling a 1, and only 1 way of rolling a 1.