Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in Charlestown, West Virginia, has introduced Fusion Hybrid, a new e-table game that fuses live table gaming with electronic wagering, plus the option for concurrent game-play.
Florida Gaming Report | State Senator Garrett Richter, chairman of the Senate Gaming Committee, recently filed three bills that could change Florida gambling. He has proposed at least two destination casinos in Miami or Fort Lauderdale.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission came under fire Monday for its lack of “analytical vigor” in selecting the companies that should be given gaming licenses.
Promises made by casino supporters in Ohio relative to the amount of money the gambling properties would generate have fallen far short of reality, according to figures accumulated by the Zanesville (Ohio) Times Recorder newspaper.
Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD), which last year shed its interest in a Florida jai alai casino and expanded its business by acquiring six properties from Peninsula Gaming, reduced its net loss during the fourth quarter that ended on Dec. 31.
Ohio’s four casinos saw gains in revenue last month after the facilities reported lackluster figures in January and December. Total revenue for the facilities approached $66.8 million in February. That’s up from roughly $59.7 million in January.
“It’s like moving pieces around on a chess board,” was the way one observer characterized the Monday announcement from Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) that it was selling four properties to Caesars Growth Partners (CACQ), its 2013 spinoff. The deal, worth $2.2 billion, involves Bally’s Las Vegas, the Quad (still under construction on the Las Vegas Strip), the newly-named Cromwell (formerly Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall), and Harrah’s New Orleans.