There are several types of online game players. There are those that are simply there to win money, there are those that enjoy winning some money but are also looking to enjoy playing some games during their free time and there are those that are simply there to conquer their opponents in a skill games.
Skill games such as Chess, Checkers, Puzzle games and even various forms of Poker are now becoming more and more of a fad at an online casino or online game rooms. People that play these games online seek out tournaments and one off games and earn a fair bit of satisfaction knowing that they can outwit and outplay the competition.
Several Skill games require years and years of practice and play in order to achieve status and become worthy of playing against some of the best at any particular game. For example, chess is true game of patience, thought and skill. There are many tricks and tells that you can pick up simply from being an experienced player.
Believe it or not many players get satisfaction by moving up in rating and rank and being portrayed as the “one to beat”. Skill games can be thought of sport games of the mind and are taken very seriously. Many players play skill games as a profession especially casino players who take the games extremely seriously.
People that play skill games are thought to be extremely smart and calculating. They are very well respected and considered to be very quick to think and react in many situations other than just game play.