Like music, gambling can also have an intoxicating effect – especially when there is also music “in the game” when playing poker or slots in gambling platforms (Alienbola), traditional casinos or online casinos.
Psychological effect of music on gambling
Let’s start with the psychological component of music and how it affects gambling, or rather the gamblers who gamble. Basically, music has incredible power. It can not only significantly influence our mood, it can also change our perception or even affect our behavior. It is therefore also used by various companies or institutions to influence people in certain situations.
This can be such an influence that people feel more comfortable shopping in the supermarket, for example, so that they can come there more often to shop and shop more relaxed and enthusiastic. But it can also be elevator music, the sole purpose of which is to drive away the boredom of the elevator users and to create a pleasant atmosphere.
Music in Traditional and Online Casinos
Music is also involved in casinos, where people come together to compete with each other or with the casino in various games of chance and, at best, win a little money. Many casinos deliberately choose the music that plays subtly in the background. Relaxed jazz, for example, can often be heard here. On the one hand, this supports the casual and chic atmosphere of a good casino, but it actually also influences the behavior of the players. A Norwegian study has shown that in dice games in the casino, for example, more bets are placed with slower music than with faster music and that jazz, for example, can therefore trigger longer gambling behavior.
Many players are aware of this fact and therefore prefer to choose their music in the casino themselves. Putting on headphones while playing and listening to alpha wave relaxation music, ambient or motivating hard rock is not forbidden.
Music in Slot Machines Alienbola
Slot machines with their concise and repetitive sounds are also exciting. Anyone who has ever operated a slot machine knows how quickly the noises can cause a trance-like state. There are a number of different types and variants of slots in online casinos. All of them have their own characteristics and, depending on the game, the slots are equipped with different noises. Many of these smells have a calming effect or, if you win, they are also satisfactory. They support the experience for the players and thus also motivate them to play more often or to sit at a slot machine for longer than perhaps originally planned.