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Stick with using the strategy tables

Stick with using the strategy tables

posted on December 19, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Video Poker strategy is all based on what we call a Strategy Table.

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Strategy tables good aid at machines

Strategy tables good aid at machines

posted on December 12, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve tried my best to break down the concept of expected value, how it is calculated and a bit of how it is used. In doing so, I showed how some of the most common hands are likely being played wrong.

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Be aware of pay tables on machines

Be aware of pay tables on machines

posted on December 05, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | When we look at a game in its totality, we call this the game’s payback and express it as a percent. At the individual hand, we express it as a decimal. If the value is over one, it means that we expect to win money on average in this situation.

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Complex strategy part of video poker

Complex strategy part of video poker

posted on November 28, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | The purpose of the last several columns has been to show that math drives everything in the casino. While the casinos have a macro approach, the player has a more micro approach, generally looking at things in shorter sessions. 

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Players can get math to work for them

Players can get math to work for them

posted on November 21, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | I’ve spent the last couple of weeks discussing how the casinos don’t really gamble, but just provide a means for Players to gamble. At the tables and machines, this happens by taking a macro approach. 

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Looking for a digital payout for your digital spins? This Bitcasino review might provide the answer

Looking for a digital payout for your digital spins? This Bitcasino review might provide the answer

posted on November 21, 2018 by

Trying to find an angle that makes an online casino a little bit different to the rest has turned into something of a holy grail in what is an immensely crowded and competitive marketplace. 

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It’s all about the math

It’s all about the math

posted on November 14, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Last week, I discussed how casinos don’t actually gamble. But how does this concept of not gambling apply to the table game, video poker or slot portion of the casino business? It’s all about the math.

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Characteristics of Successful Gamblers

Characteristics of Successful Gamblers

posted on November 14, 2018 by

Successful gamblers come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you gamble online from the comfort of your home, through your mobile device or you prefer visiting a land-based casino, there are a few traits that are common among successful gamblers.  

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Pai Gow variations a nice change at G2E

Pai Gow variations a nice change at G2E

posted on October 24, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | I think I saw more innovation at the Global Gaming Expo this year than I have seen in the past several years. While the number of companies with offerings seems to have shrunk, I liked that I saw a variety of new games. 

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New high speed link will strengthen ties between California and Las Vegas

New high speed link will strengthen ties between California and Las Vegas

posted on October 17, 2018 by

There have been murmurings for years about a high-speed rail link from LA to Vegas, but when the DesertXpress project was officially abandoned in 2016, that seemed to be the end of it.

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Downtown Grand is celebrating five years as ‘Grand Entrance to the Downtown Party’

Downtown Grand is celebrating five years as ‘Grand Entrance to the Downtown Party’

posted on October 10, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | The Downtown Grand is celebrating five years as the “Grand Entrance to the Downtown Party” with a month-long promotion offering guests exceptional food and beverage and gaming specials. 

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South Point Freeroll underway

South Point Freeroll underway

posted on October 03, 2018 by

Reel Deals | The South Point Poker Room is now qualifying players for the $200,000 Holiday Freeroll through Friday, Nov. 30. Players who earn 120 hours of live poker play will receive $120 and qualify to play for a first-place prize of $35,000. 

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Stratosphere keeps moving on up

Stratosphere keeps moving on up

posted on October 03, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower is a landmark Las Vegas resort with an 80,000-square-foot casino. The gaming floor is constantly updated with state-of-the-art slot machines, video reels and poker, plus a race and sports book.

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The One Card for All in Washington

The One Card for All in Washington

posted on September 26, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Tulalip Resort Casino, Quil Ceda Creek Casino, and Tulalip Bingo & Slots have joined forces to present ONE – “The One Card for All.” This single card does it all – use it every time you play and you will be recognized and rewarded at all three casinos.

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Are Gamers Missing The Human Touch?

Are Gamers Missing The Human Touch?

posted on September 26, 2018 by

If you can bluff a human being, can you bluff a machine? It’s not a question we often ask ourselves, but it’s one that you may want to give consideration to. We all love a bit of safe, responsible online gambling - you wouldn’t be here if you didn’t.

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Things You Need to Start Streaming Video Games

Things You Need to Start Streaming Video Games

posted on September 24, 2018 by

Video games have been extremely popular for decades, but streaming them for viewers has only become prevalent in the last few. While Twitch was only created back in 2011, as of 2018, around a million people are tuning into Twitch at any given time.

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Quads: the remedy for winning video poker

Quads: the remedy for winning video poker

posted on September 19, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | This past week, I played a fair amount of video poker and something struck me: If you want to win at video poker you have to get your Four of a Kinds. You need Royal Flushes too – but that is more over the long run.

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Boarding Pass member Palms brings so many options for players

Boarding Pass member Palms brings so many options for players

posted on September 19, 2018 by

Slot Club Spotlight | “From Dust to Gold.” That’s the saying the Palms Casino Resort has been touting since undergoing an extensive $620 million remodel over the past 2 years. 

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The most popular live poker event of the year – the European Poker Tour in Barcelona

The most popular live poker event of the year – the European Poker Tour in Barcelona

posted on September 07, 2018 by

This August the EPT (European Poker Tour) returns in Barcelona. One of the most popular poker events of the year – attracting the biggest poker players from all around the globe. The action started August 21st and will not stop until the 2nd of September.

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A special Sept. 6 aka National Video Poker Day

A special Sept. 6 aka National Video Poker Day

posted on September 05, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | You almost assuredly will not see National Video Poker Day on any calendar. I made it up.

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