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If you’ve never played or don’t have much experience, it can be difficult to understand what is meant by both international and Danish terms used in casinos. Understanding the terms will help you navigate an online casino more easily and thus enjoy the games more.

This article reviews the most commonly used casino terms related to welcome offers, casino bonuses, and slot machines.


Online Casino Jargon


Maybe you’ve played at online casinos before and don’t need to know about free spins, play-through requirements, cashback bonuses, or loyalty programs.

And if that’s the case, you can simply skip this post and head straight to an online casino to start playing. It’s also possible that you’re new to the casino world and don’t know what free spins and bonus money mean.

In that case, this article may help clarify some of your concerns. Listed below are the most commonly used terms in today’s Danish online casinos.

If we haven’t addressed your concerns, please feel free to contact us.

Pay N Play Casino – A Pay N Play Casino is an online casino where you do not need to create a personal account. This concept was created by Trustly, which verifies and approves one’s “account” at the casino. A Pay N Play Casino is otherwise identical to a regular online casino. A┬áregular casino where you play slot machines, video poker, or other games like Sudoko and cross, and a live casino where you play casino games like Blackjack, Roulette, and Baccarat live with live dealers.

Casino bonus – This is a general term used for all types of bonuses that one can receive at an online casino. A casino bonus is a service provided by casinos to attract new customers and retain existing players.

Welcome Bonus – A casino bonus for new players. This can be given upon registration, first deposit, or both. What’s available varies by casino.

Match up bonus – A casino bonus based on a deposit. A match up bonus is a bonus that is a percentage of your deposit. For example, if a casino offers a 100% match up and you deposit DKK 100, you will receive DKK 100 in bonus.

Cashback bonus – A cashback bonus is based on a player’s potential loss. The bonus is a percentage of the period’s gain.

Free bonus – is a bonus that is offered without the required deposit. Unlock free spins or play money.

Play-through requirement – This is a requirement for most bonuses. You must play through the bonus and thus the play-through requirements before you can withdraw your winnings. The system forces you to bet this amount if you receive a DKK 100 bonus with a 35 times play-through requirement. Play-through requirements are also known as wagering requirements. Play-through requirements vary between casinos and bonuses. Always read the terms and conditions of a bonus and its play-through requirements to avoid any misunderstandings between the player and the casino.

Free spins are a type of casino bonus that allows a player to “draw in one-armed” without having to spend any money. These are a series of free games on a slot machine that allow the player to win real money without making a deposit. Free spins are also known as bonus spins, free chances, free chances, and free chances.

Loyalty program – Many casinos have a reward system for active players called a loyalty program. In short, a loyalty program rewards players for playing. The more you play, the more bonuses you get.

Loyalty points – Are part of the loyalty program. Playing a certain amount of money earns points that can be redeemed for prizes. There are many types of freebies available. Casinos treat loyalty points very differently.

VIP Club – Some casinos have a VIP club. This is similar to the frequent player program. A person can become a VIP by spending a lot of time and money at a casino.


Terms Used in Slot Machines


Bonus Round – When playing slots, you may win a bonus round. This feature usually redirects you to another page where you can win a bonus prize. Not all slot machines have bonus rounds, but most do. The bonus round is a series of free spins in the game.

Coins – A betting device in a game. Your game money will be converted to coins. The coins are thus your real money and not a bonus.

The jackpot is the biggest win on a slot machine. Jackpot slots like Divine Fortune, Cosmic Fortune, and Mega Moolah are available.

A progressive jackpot grows larger as more people play the game. This will continue until someone wins it.

The maximum and minimum bets per line or spin on a slot machine. The amount you can and should use varies by machine.

Payline – A payline is a line or pattern of symbols that pays. The paylines vary from game to game. On many slots, you can activate multiple paylines simultaneously.

Multiplier – Many slot machines have this feature, which multiplies your winnings. This way, you can win big.

These are special symbols that appear in a slot machine at random and trigger additional game features. There are often extra wins or free spins. Scatter symbols usually trigger a game’s bonus round.

Wild – The game’s joker symbol. A wild can thus appear in place of another symbol, assisting in forming a winning combination.

Aside from this list, you can always find information on a casino’s website or contact customer support. This information is usually found in the game itself or under help on the website.