### Keno/Bingo

#### Keno is more than just jotting down numbers on a play slip

posted on April 01, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | While keno is a random game, to say no skill is involved is simply not true. While there is no skill required in number selection there is skill in knowing how to figure and use house percentage to your benefit.

#### In keno you can play different rates and specials on one ticket

posted on March 25, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | We all like diversity (unless you are at the extreme right politically) and in Keno the opportunity is there. You can play different rates and specials on one ticket if you desire. Thus, let’s have some fun.

#### Become an expert in keno by using this formula to win

posted on March 18, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | See how easy it is to become an expert in keno by using this formula. Yes, once you know how to figure and write ways you have become an expert keno player. This will also help you figure your tickets for tournament play as well.

#### There are many ways to do ways on way tickets in keno

posted on March 11, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | There are many ways to do ways on way tickets (pun is deliberate) but a simple method that will always work is: Take the number of spots in the way you want and divide the number of spots in each group to get the same total.

#### The beauty of 7-way keno is you can play a single coin

posted on March 04, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | The beauty of 7-way keno is you can play a single coin (with no penalty for playing less than max coin as all wins are proportional to the number of coins played) and thus all 7 ways will set you back only 35 cents per game if played for nickels.

#### Mega 10 keno lures me to Green Valley Ranch

posted on February 25, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | The pay tables at GVR are the same as other Station properties and they have Mega 10 in addition to their Jumbo progressives for 6 through 9 spots. The jackpots for the jumbos range from \$2,500 to \$60,000 minimum.

#### Rampart appoints bingo manager for new room

posted on February 21, 2014 by

Rampart Casino has appointed Joanne Farwell as bingo manager in preparation for its new bingo room, opening this spring. Farwell will be responsible for all operations of the casino’s latest addition.

#### Look to Oregon for top keno lottery deals

posted on February 18, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | The people and visitors to the State of Oregon, hence, Oregonians have great lottery keno with returns up to 65%-plus, excellent for a state lottery and comparable to most Las Vegas Strip returns.

#### Conn. still seeing controversy over keno approval

posted on February 17, 2014 by

Connecticut lawmakers last summer approved the introduction of keno, as a means of generating revenue through the expansion of gaming. But, that was not done without controversy, which continues months later.

#### Green Valley Ranch Resort opens live Keno Lounge

posted on February 12, 2014 by

Green Valley Ranch Resort now features live keno with the recent opening of its new Keno Lounge. Located between the Grand Café and the Poker Room, the new Keno Lounge has 16 seats for live action.

#### Keno tickets that have easy returns with greater frequency

posted on February 11, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | Since your meal is the primary reason you are eating, let’s explore tickets that have easy returns with greater frequency to give you some excitement playing them while waiting for your food..

#### Best chance to come out a winner in a keno tournament

posted on February 04, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | This column will use an approach that will give you the best chance of going home with a decent amount of your buy-in while still having a chance to win it all. One should not play in a tournament unless they can afford to lose the entire buy-in.

#### MegaKeno in downtown Las Vegas

posted on January 28, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | MegaKeno, the statewide progressive keno from XpertX, has now come to downtown Las Vegas at the El Cortez, home of some of the best keno in town.

#### Playing keno seek 'pop 80 rate' in tracking payouts

posted on January 14, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | For purposes of today’s column I will use a casino that makes this possible – the El Cortez in downtown Las Vegas. Their game is open 24/7 and they have about seven different pay rates.

#### Some keno tickets pay every few games

posted on January 07, 2014 by

Crazy for Keno | There are some keno tickets that pay every few games, and for those who like to get paid frequently, even if less than their bet, these tickets are made for them.

#### N.H. lawmakers considering electronic keno bill

posted on January 06, 2014 by

While New Hampshire lawmakers consider expanding gambling to include one or more casinos, a separate bill that would allow electronic Keno games to be played in bars and restaurants that serve alcohol will be considered.

#### The D casino among some offering excellent keno pay scales

posted on December 24, 2013 by

Crazy for Keno | Keno players are always looking for the largest win for the smallest possible investment. The problem is if you want to win big you have to either play the longer odds tickets (great number of spots) or play more on the shorter odds tickets.

#### Atlantis Casino Resort in Reno tops in keno progressives

posted on December 17, 2013 by

Crazy for Keno | Many casinos have progressives for some of their keno. The jackpot goes up until it is hit. But one casino stands out. In the “More to the Meter” progressive at The Atlantis in Reno 50 cents of each ticket purchased goes in to the progressive pot.

#### Best shot to win big: Play 8 spots or less in keno

posted on December 10, 2013 by

Crazy For Keno | Ten-spot wins are very rare, but they have happened from time to time. Nine spots are a little better but still very long odds at over a million to 1. Thus, except as part of a way ticket, many authors and this columnist suggest playing eight spots or less.

#### Riviera benefits local children with annual 'Toy D-RIV-E'

posted on December 10, 2013 by

Real Deals | Tis the season for giving – and receiving! Riviera hotel/casino is proud to benefit local children in need with the “Toy D-RIV-E.” Las Vegas locals who drop off a new, unwrapped toy to the Box Office will receive a ticket to an upcoming comedy show.

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