Slots are among the oldest casino games that have been available to gamblers. The fact that they are pure games of chance makes them easy to play. That means that they are attractive for all categories of players; newbie and seasoned players all have an equal chance of winning.
Baccarat was first played in Italy in the 14th and 15th centuries. The game was then adopted by the French and later modernized to the game we know today. It was once reserved for royalty and the wealthy people, this is why it is referred to as one of the classics.
The popularity of poker has boomed since it's arrival in North America. In 1970, the first World Series was held. In 1987, California legalized the Hold'Em and Omaha versions, which saw a surge in popularity in these forms. The development of casino resorts such as Atlantic City and Las Vegas took poker to the masses.