Fans of James Cameron’s hit movie AVATAR, have a new reason to flock to Las Vegas. IGT's award-winning casino game, James Cameron’s AVATAR Video Slots, is now on all 10 of the MGM Resorts International Las Vegas casino floors.
Smart & Fun Gambling | There is one piece of strategy/advice for any penny slot player to maximize their returns. Always play the maximum bet to qualify for a bonus. While that advice is great it can get expensive on certain games.
Crazy for Keno | Up to now my column has focused on live keno but I am aware many readers like to play video keno as well. Video keno, though, has one major weakness and that is lack of the ability to play most way tickets – until now.
Real Deals | Rampart: Every Thursday in October the casino hosts the $20,000 Free Slot Play Hot Seat Drawings from 2-8 p.m. Cannery: On Wednesday, Oct. 30, club members who earn 250 same day base points will receive a free bag of Halloween candy.
Smart & Fun Gambling | No table game could match his speed and he taught me something that would change how I gamble in a casino. I learned video poker strategy and added it to my gaming repertoire.
Smart and Fun Gambling | When I go to the casino I like to have a good time. Those good times often take place at a casino bar. While being near comped drinks is nice, the returns on bar top video poker are often the worst in the casino.
Winning Strategies | Video poker is truly a unique game in the casino. Far too often it is lumped together with slots, but there is little in common except for the technology. I don’t think of a video blackjack machine as a slot machine and the same is true for video poker.
Winning Strategies | I spent two days last week walking the halls of the Sands Expo at the Global Gaming Expo. If I had to pick one word to describe the event, it would definitely be “SLOTS.” Like last year, I think they dominated the show.
Smart & Fun Gambling | The annual Global Gaming Expo (G2E) just took place in Las Vegas and we were able to preview some of the new games that will be coming to casinos in the near future.
Pokin' Around | Every now and then the urge hits me to play penny slots. My first decision stood tall in front of me, three giant slots – Sex In the City, Dirty Dancing and The Hangover. I chose The Hangover because I liked that movie the best.
Real Deals | Find the hot seats at Arizona Charlie’s! From Sept. 26-30, four cash winners will be guaranteed at 4:15 and 6:15 p.m. each date at both locations (Decatur and Boulder Hwy.) with bonus drawing at 8:15 p.m. on Sept. 27 and 28.
Smart & Fun Gambling | There are two schools of thought when it comes to gaming. Win big or grind. As with everything else in the casino I like both. Looking at video poker is a great way to start the discussion of winning big versus grinding.
Winning Strategies | Progressives vs. other wagers: While the top pay for most side bets is pretty large, the amount they contribute to the overall payback is usually pretty small. If you pay $1,000 for a 1-in-a-million event, the contribution rate is a meager 0.1%.
Probability Jones, a boutique creative partnership focused on the development of innovative formats for the gaming industry, has announced the licencing of four of its formats to Betsson Group through NYX Interactive’s OGS platform.
Winning Strategies | Generally speaking, I advise players to play max-coins when playing video poker. For most versions, this means 5 coins. The penny player puts up 5 cents, the nickel player 25 cents, the quarter player $1.25 and the dollar player $5 per hand.
The Wheel of Fortune series from IGT is one of the most successful ranges of games in the history of slot machines. There are a number of different machines in the series that are modeled on other classic IGT slots.
One lucky player will also win a Chrysler 300 this month. The top five drawing entry earners from Feb. 1-28 will receive an automatic spot in the drawing and $500 in free slot play. Top prize wins a new Chrysler 300. The drawing will be held Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7:15 p.m.