In the UK bingo games have steadily become one of the favorite past times for a large number of people. Traditionally bingo was played by the elderly as part of a church function or other fund raising event. However, with the recent boom in bingo games there has been a drop in the most prevalent age group. Currently online bingo is patronized by people who are well under the age of fifty. Most players that partake in online bingo games are females below the age of twenty and twenty five. There are also many men that enjoy the game of bingo, but the trend seems to be towards young woman. As online bingo is a business, there are going to be bingo website and programs that are designed with a certain group of people in mind. Online bingo mainly depends on how well the developer sets the atmosphere with their design. Most bingo games give the feel of being in a bingo hall with people walking around, talking and even virtual people sitting or standing at a bar in the corner.
In addition to the varying designs that can be seen in different version of the game there are also different types of games. Free games allow for player to enjoy the fun of bingo without having to put up their hard earned money in order to participate. Other players prefer the version that puts money up for stake. Paid online games allow for money to potentially be won while still enjoying a good game of bingo.