If you are a parent then you will remember the moment when your child first experienced competition, and just didn’t cut the mustard. Tears well, the dam is about to burst and you hurriedly try to find some solace to avoid the potential embarrassment your child may suffer.
With nowhere else to go, in such a short space of time, your body becomes the only hiding space. You draw them in and tell them that it’s not the winning that matters, it’s the taking part that counts.
In theory, you want that line to be true, after all, most of the problems on this earth stem for mans need to compete. But it’s this very fact that makes the lines a load of old codswallop. Human beings need to learn to compete in order to survive. Who cares who takes part as long as you win.
The world of the slot machine is following the same path. You have two choices. You can play your machine with the likes of Maria in solitary confinement, or you can take your chances in the general population. Slot machine tournaments are a great way of enjoying all of the thrills and spills of the game you love, with the added spice of competition that your DNA craves.
A slot machine tournament is effectively a fight to earn the most points. Each player will contribute the same buy-in and the casino will take a cut as the hosts of the event. Play will resume over a set time period and each player will play the same game. It’s a great way to enjoy slot machines, because not only are you competing, but you know exactly how much costs you are going to part with in advance.