Gambling is going through somewhat of a renaissance. Where the average gambler throughout the years has been generally restricted to betting on sports at the bookies or casino games at their local nightspot, the internet has ushered in a new era for betting.view
Winning Strategies | In blackjack, the decisions slice a bit differently, so there was no need to talk about the expected value of each decision. Instead, each combination of player hand and dealer upcard was given an action to utilize – Hit, Stick, Double, Split or Surrender.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Truckee Gaming, LLC is a Reno based gaming company that now owns and operates five casinos in the Northern Nevada Region with over 45,000 square feet of gaming space. They recently completed the acquisition of three casinos and additional land owned by Pioneer Crossing Casinos, LLC.view
Lightning has struck at Silverton Casino Hotel! Las Vegas’ favorite off-strip casino is now home to Nevada’s first Lightning Link Lounge, a space on the casino floor dedicated exclusively to the world’s most popular video slot game, Aristocrat’s Lightning Link.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Located 25 miles east of San Diego, Viejas Casino & Resort offers guests modern amenities, streamlined design and a handcrafted, boutique feel. With the opening of a second luxury hotel tower in 2015, Viejas now has over 250 rooms and suites.view
Winning Strategies | Have you ever been tempted to throw away a Full House and go for the Four of a Kind? In a Jacks or Better machine this is essentially a suicidal move. The Full House is obviously worth the full 9 EV. The Trips is worth only 4.3.view
Slot Club Spotlight | The Phoenix area resort rooms at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Hotel offer 450 square feet of space, recently remodeled in a stylish décor, featuring views of the Arizona mountains or the lush pool courtyard. Smoking rooms are available.view
In Australia, they use the term pokie to refer to fruits. Since most slots use fruit icons, many people adapted the slang pokies to refer to slots. With the introduction of online gaming, it was only a matter of time before the Australian slang online pokies took center stage.view
Gambling legislation in the states falls under three sets of regulations. These are supposedly enforced at the local, state, and federal level. Many states have not updated their laws on the matter for many years, and as such, they’ve failed to keep up with the rapidly evolving industry.view
It has been a question that has risen it’s head ever since gambling online became a ‘thing’. There have been plenty of detractors over the years that simply won't entertain the idea of online gambling, and these people tend to fall into one of two categories.view
Slot Club Spotlight | JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa (a.k.a. The Resort at Summerlin/Rampart Casino) is one of the city’s most extraordinary hotels. The resort boasts 50 acres of lush gardens and a resort-style pool. The Rewards club program offers exclusive resort benefits.view
Winning Strategies | While some people can take exception to be considered average, in this case, I mean that vast majority of people who go to a casino to play. They don’t have advanced math degrees. My father, Lenny Frome, thought the same way.view
Calling it a “fangtastic” new offering, online casino gaming developer Wazdan has announced the launch of a new slot game based on the global horror icon, Count Dracula. The new game is officially called “Dracula’s Castle”.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Jerry’s Nugget Casino, family-owned and operated since 1964, is located one mile north of downtown Las Vegas, at 1821 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The “Your Kind of Place” casino boasts two casual restaurants.view
Winning Strategies | Happy Holidays! As many of my readers might be in a light hearted mood this week, I decided to keep this column that way as well. I won’t discuss Straights or Flushes or even partial Royal Flushes. I’m going to discuss birthdays!view
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Golden Entertainment, Inc. today (Monday) has announced it is increasing its footprint in Laughlin with word that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Marnell Gaming to acquire the Edgewater Hotel & Casino Resort and the Colorado Belle Hotel & Casino Resort.
Casino gambling and construction of proposed resorts that might go along with it are still delayed in Bermuda where a key Bermuda legislator is questioning the status of the territory’s four-year old plan to introduce the first-ever casino/resort.
A Hard Rock casino project is now under construction by the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria in Northern California. To be called The Hard Rock Fire Mountain Casino, it will occupy a 40-acre site about 35 miles North of Sacramento.
Del Mar’s Wednesday opening for the 79th racing season will include some new betting wrinkles, the track has announced. The Del Mar meet runs through Labor Day Monday, September 3.
The Riverwalk Casino in historic Vicksburg, Miss. has unveiled an extensive million-dollar update of its hotel, modernizing all of its 76 guests rooms.