Online Bingo Faq

Tue, 29 Jul 2008 22:34

Online Bingo Faq

Frequently asked questions about online bingo.

Frequently asked online bingo questions: The things you really want to know about online bingo. Ixgames will answer all your most asked questions about online bingo. See this as a bingo guide online for all your questions about bingo.

1) What is online bingo?
Online bingo is the game of bingo played on the internet. Online bingo is today a multi billion dollar industry.

2) Do I have to download software to play?
Some online bingo halls require players to download free online bingo software before they can play bingo online. Other online bingo halls takes use of java or flash based games so you can play immediately online after signing up as a player.

3) How old do I have to be to play online bingo?
You must be at least 18 years old or the legal age of majority in your home jurisdiction.

4) Is online bingo legal?
Players are responsible for determining the laws that apply to online gambling in their jurisdiction.

5) What is an online bingo card?
Bingo cards are the most important object in the game of bingo and they are used to play every game of bingo.

6) How many bingo cards can I play at the same time?
If you play with more cards, you are increasing your game odds and winning chances. At the same time, do not become greedy and play with only as many cards as you can play with.

7) How much does it cost to buy a bingo card?
Most cards can be purchased for as little as $0.05 up to $1.The average card price is 25 cents. How many cards you buy and how often are entirely up to you.

8) What is a game variation?
A game variation is a specified pattern that must be matched on a bingo player's card in order to win an online bingo game and receive a prize.

9) Can I chat with other bingo players?
Yes, but please do not use language that can be considered rude or offensive to any other bingo player.

10) What is a chat host?
They answer questions and run chat games, and are generally on the site 24/7. Also called chat masters.

11) Can I play bingo for real money?
Yes, and sometimes even very profitable.

12) Can I play online bingo for free?
Newcomers can play free online bingo games at numerous bingo sites. These free internet bingo sites help you understand the game better.

13) How many people will I be playing with?
That will depend, but each game will show how many players are currently in the game. It will vary from time of the day, to day of the week.

14) How long does a game last?
The average bingo game normally lasts between 2 - 5 minutes.

15) If I lose connection, will my cards still play?
The bingo software tracks every card purchased for every game played. So your cards will still be played and your winnings will still be credited to your bingo account.

16) Is the game fair? How do I know it is not fixed?
The accuracy of our Random Number Generator (RNG) has been thoroughly audited by independent authorities.

17) What happens if I have BINGO?
The game will call BINGO for you automatically, when it detects that you successfully formed the winning pattern.

18) How much can I win?
Big cash prizes are won for every game, so how much you win is unlimited. Progressive jackpot's reaching anywhere up to $10 000.

19) Can i keep my card numbers from game to game?
Unfortunately not. In keeping things fair, all cards are randomly generated at the time you request them. If you do not like the numbers of your issued cards, you can simply click the "get new cards" button if that's possible in the bingo site you are playing at.

20) Are my payment card details secure?
Online bingo sites use the SSL Protocol with 128 bit encryption to provide security and privacy.
(This makes it impossible for people to crack this code and gain access to your confidential details).

21) How do i get support?
Contact your chat leader in the bingo game room.

22) Can I play online bingo games 24 hours a day?
Yes, of course you can.

23) Is there a bingo betting system?
None of them ever work. So the answer is no.

24) Do I need a high-speed internet connection to play bingo online?
No

25) What happens if there is more than one winner?
If there is more than one winner, the prize and or jackpot will be shared equally between all winners.

26) Do you have any specials or bingo promotions?
Bingo sites generally offer two types of bonuses: New player signup bonus and "reload" bonus.

27) How do i cash out and get paid?
You can request a payout at any time from the banking section of the members area.

28) I just won a jackpot! Now what?
Congratulations!!

29) Is there a free bingo website at ixgames?
Yes, all bingo games are free at internet bingo. You can even win prizes there at some days when they are running special promotions.

30) Where can I find forums or blogs about online bingo?
We here at ixgames can offer you both a bingo blog and a bingo forum

31) Does ixgames recommend any good online bingo site?
Please visit our online bingo reviews page and find your game.

Bingo games facts!
Bingo is believed to have originated from an Italian Lottery called Lo Giuoco del Lotto d'Italia in 1530.
There are 1,474,200 unique bingo cards possible. Played by all ages around the world, 35% of bingo players are under the age of 35. Research shows women are much happier playing bingo?!