bingo is a chance game in which the players need to match numbers which are printed in various arrangements on 5×5 cards with the numbers. The numbers are drawn at random and the selected numbers are marked with tiles. When the player sees that all the numbers are selected in the row, they say a “Bingo!” for alerting the participants in order to win a card. The players in this game to win the arrangement for jackpot or prize.
Methods to play bingo games:
After the declaration of the winner, the players need to clear the existing number cards after which a new round begins. For the purpose of increasing participation alternative methods of the tombola bingo are tried. The bingo game was invented in 1929, and after its invention modern bingo has different variations and gambling laws decide on the regulations and laws of the game.
Some games are present which require the matching of a specified number only while the others require the matching of multiple numbers. Various bingo games are available in which prizes are even awarded even if the players are unable to match numbers or achieve a specified pattern. The bingo cards are flat cardboard piece which contains 25 squares which are arranged in five vertical and five horizontal columns.
Equipment’s necessary for playing bingo:
The player in a bingo game wins when the player has completed a diagonal, column or row. The numbers which are used in a bingo game are drawn using various methods for generation of ball call. With the advancement in computer technology, electronic number generator machines are used. Some require mechanical arrangement which helps in utilizing shuffled deck of bingo cards. All these methods help in the generation of random numbers which players need to match with the bingo cards.