You ever get bored playing after winning?

Chipkin9

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This may sound completely stupid to some, but now a days after I have a good session with a cashout or 2; I get very bored continuing to play.

It sort of feels like I got what I came here to achieve. I'll sometimes just sit there mindlessly clicking and thinking what can I play now; or worse, what can I do now.

I think to some of us, it's the losing that keeps us coming back to play; since we are left feeling angry and unsatisfied.

Anyone ever feel the same?
 

goatwack

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Yep, I totally agree with this. There can be overkill with slotting, especially when all criteria have been, namely cashing out and having had long playtime to go with it.

I had this the other week, I had a nice cashout of about £900 and even left myself the dreaded 'leftover funds' to get more. But it wasn't the same as I'd already played everything at least twice and some hilarious ups and downs along the way. I wasn't likely to repeat the feat and my nerves were shot from the eight-hour adrenaline frenzy anyway.

Probably more to do with the mental exhaustion associated with gambling. After a good night's rest though, I soon came to my senses and carried on as before.

Such is gambling!
 

Chipkin9

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Yep, I totally agree with this. There can be overkill with slotting, especially when all criteria have been, namely cashing out and having had long playtime to go with it.

I had this the other week, I had a nice cashout of about £900 and even left myself the dreaded 'leftover funds' to get more. But it wasn't the same as I'd already played everything at least twice and some hilarious ups and downs along the way. I wasn't likely to repeat the feat and my nerves were shot from the eight-hour adrenaline frenzy anyway.

Probably more to do with the mental exhaustion associated with gambling. After a good night's rest though, I soon came to my senses and carried on as before.

Such is gambling!

Exactly the same for me this week.

Cashed out the same as yourself.

Spent on family and some beer and still have £150 there to use, and I don't even know what to do with it :eek:

I think I'm going mad! :D
 

Jono777

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Yep same here, bored and fed up with the 'same old routine'

Even ventured onto games I've never played before to try and overcome this but after a few spins, I just can't seem to stick it out and find myself being dragged back to the old (and now boring) faithful

Break usually works which I usually due during school summer holidays, but I do need to find another hobby.
 

Chipkin9

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Yep same here, bored and fed up with the 'same old routine'

Even ventured onto games I've never played before to try and overcome this but after a few spins, I just can't seem to stick it out and find myself being dragged back to the old (and now boring) faithful

Break usually works which I usually due during school summer holidays, but I do need to find another hobby.

I think a break and a new hobby is definitely in order for a week or so until my losing sessions start back up so I can get a bit of fire back in my belly ;)
 

paul7388

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If i ever win ill let you know lol.

I just enjoy playing slots. But as im away to belfast for a few days next week ill have a break from slots. See if i miss them or not then
 

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Examples for getting bored:

- Every time i go past 300 spins without a bonus round. Thats about 30mins sitting there seeing yet another 2 scatter pay.

- Nearly falling asleep after 500 spins; always have to get up and do something else, even just getting a fresh cupper.

- After bonus round number 5 and still not past 10x bet payout

- No TS or WD for 1000 spins and finally there it is --> 1 reel wild and 1.5x bet payout

But never get bored when winning, never!!!! :D
 

09237653

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Winning happens way too infrequently to ever become bored of it.

More like bored of busting out £40-50 at min stakes in less than 10 min without even getting a single trigger or win of 10x bet, am so very bored of this.
 

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This may sound completely stupid to some, but now a days after I have a good session with a cashout or 2; I get very bored continuing to play.
It sort of feels like I got what I came here to achieve. I'll sometimes just sit there mindlessly clicking and thinking what can I play now; or worse, what can I do now.
I think to some of us, it's the losing that keeps us coming back to play; since we are left feeling angry and unsatisfied.
Anyone ever feel the same?
Yep - same here. Not stupid at all.

And like Jon, I keep going back to the same old games - even when some haven't been kind to me.
This has been mentioned on the forum several times before, but if you feel stuck in a rut, try doing an A-Z or Z-A through all the slots at your chosen casino - maybe then you'll find something new & exciting to re-spark your interest! :thumbsup:

KK
 

Chipkin9

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Yep - same here. Not stupid at all.

And like Jon, I keep going back to the same old games - even when some haven't been kind to me.
This has been mentioned on the forum several times before, but if you feel stuck in a rut, try doing an A-Z or Z-A through all the slots at your chosen casino - maybe then you'll find something new & exciting to re-spark your interest! :thumbsup:

KK

I forgot all about that A-Z idea, thanks for reminding me :thumbsup:
 

BrianGhattas

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Once in a while. I would say it's due to not wanting to lose my profit but that's only at the locals. I usually go to the locals on Friday nights and playing the good machines is difficult and I get bored of waiting for the Sinatra fans to leave their slot and decide to take my money and run.
 

Oriel

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Happens to me if I play and win at a site without an extensive range of games. If I win I will withdraw most and then with the rest keep playing for hours on and off for days. Gets to the point where I have played almost every game worth playing until I am bored. Only happens once or maybe twice a year though as usually I could play and play and play.
I can even play DOA for hours watching every spin and not get bored!
 

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I can get bored no matter if winning or loosing then I stop no problem. I dont like anyway going hours n hours ... unless I have allot of free time and decent bank roll. But playing for the sake of it .. better then to take a break :)
 

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Just a thought on the A-Z or Z-A idea. I have sometimes tried this when I am testing a casino out and fancy a change from my favourites. However, I find myself being very judgemental about slots when playing them for the first time.

For example; if the graphics are bit old fashioned or the reel movements are a bit clunky I just dismiss the slot very quickly. It's the same sort of thing that happens when I meet someone new, haha. Not sure if others here get the same thing.

Anyway, the reason for mentioning this is that all of a sudden I am burning through the AAA's very fast and onto the BBB's with no wins and no enjoyment.

If it hasn't been done already we should create a thread 101 slots to play before you die :) I might get a blog up about it at some point.
 

Jono777

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IIRC I did a thread on something along the A-Z lines a good while back tho.

Glad this popped up as I had forgotten my own idea :oops: so cheers for that lol.

Tried to find the old thread, think I called it 'Something different to try' or along those lines but I can't find it via search, shame as a few members had thrown some good ideas around IIRC.
 

mina1929

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I tried the A-Z at Video Slots and :eek: there are a lot of games there, never get through it as there are more and more new games every minute :rolleyes: it seems.
 

Chipkin9

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Just a thought on the A-Z or Z-A idea. I have sometimes tried this when I am testing a casino out and fancy a change from my favourites. However, I find myself being very judgemental about slots when playing them for the first time.

For example; if the graphics are bit old fashioned or the reel movements are a bit clunky I just dismiss the slot very quickly. It's the same sort of thing that happens when I meet someone new, haha. Not sure if others here get the same thing.

Anyway, the reason for mentioning this is that all of a sudden I am burning through the AAA's very fast and onto the BBB's with no wins and no enjoyment.

If it hasn't been done already we should create a thread 101 slots to play before you die :) I might get a blog up about it at some point.

Well I tried the A-Z method last night.

Started:

1. 1 Can 2 Can
2. 1429 uncharted seas
3. 300 shields

Took a small hammering on that and wish it wish called THE 300 shields :)

Anyhow after that there were games that I just did not like the look of before I even opened them; so didn't bother.

It's very easy to go "1, 2, skip a few, 99, 100" on this method :D

I like your 101 slots to play before you die better :cool:
 
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