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History of Table Games

History of Table Games

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The traditional games you find at are still as popular as ever and many games have remained largely unchanged for hundreds of years. However, what might surprise you is where all these games originally came from.

Take Poker, a game said to date back almost a 1,000 years and still one of the worlds most beloved games today. Poker has a rich history and for more than ten centuries people from various cultures have enjoyed the game. Its origins can be traced back to a domino-card game believed to have been played by a 10th century emperor.  And in the 16th century, known as a Persian card game ‘’As Nas’’ where the game involved 25 cards and 5 different suits.

So what about the other table games baccarat, craps, blackjack and roulette? Take a look below at where all your favourite games began.

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