Guide to US Slots Online

Updated by Loren Oller verified symbol on July 12, 2022

If you’re playing in the U.S, you know that your ability to play at a US land-based casino is very dependent on location. Online slots don’t have this limitation, which is why they can be a great time for players who don’t want to leave the house to go to the casino. However, if you’ve not played them before or you’re used to the traditional casino experience, you might not quite know what to choose. We’ve created a beginner’s guide to online slots so you can just do the best part – playing!

Vegas Slots - The Best

The Vegas Slots are slots that mimic the cabinet games you’ll find in any Vegas casino on The Strip! With the sounds and sights of the classic, you’ll feel like you’re really there – without having to travel!

These games can be found online and tend to be the most exciting and best-known games within a casino, with only minor differences between what can be found in the person and online due to technological differences between the arcade machine and your computer or mobile at home.

Differences Between Online and Land-Based Slots

Although the slot game may be similar to the one you’ll find in a casino, we feel we should point out a few key differences between them.

  • Online slots tend to have more bonuses
  • Easier to add money to your account online vs in a land-based casino
  • More special effects and interesting rounds
  • Thousands of themes in online slots

Video Slots in the US

Video slots are the main top US slots you’ll find at any online casino. There are plenty available in US online casinos, too, and they’re well worth taking for a spin! With exciting graphics, bonus mechanics and special rounds that you find upon getting the right spins, these offer even more than you’d usually find in a slot.

Given that you can find these on almost any casino site, we suggest you pick one that fits a theme you like and give it a spin! We also have a number of great reviews for the latest casino slots online, so be sure to give them a read when trying to make your mind up on which to play.

Jackpot Slots and Sweepstake Slots

Jackpot slots and sweepstake slots are the game of choice for players who love a big win! Sweepstake slots are very similar to jackpot slots but generally might also include a ticket to play or a chance to win a prize mechanic whereby you can be in with a chance of winning an item instead of cash. Some popular sweepstake slots include Global Poker slots Diamon Panther, Lightning Nudge and Western Gold. Jackpot slots will either have a cumulative jackpot from multiple casinos or a combination of jackpots ranging from small to large, with players having a chance to hit the winning spin to win one of them. 

US Slot Bonuses

The great thing about all of these slots is they often come with bonuses! These are either given out by the casino or they are won within the game itself. For example, a casino might offer you a free spin bonus, or you might get lucky and line up the symbols to win some free spins within the game itself. These all count towards one thing – getting you a bigger prize!

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