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Scientific Games' Stadium Blackjack peaks reader interest

Scientific Games' Stadium Blackjack peaks reader interest

posted on July 18, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | Over the past few weeks, I received some email from a reader who had questions about a relatively new Scientific Games electronic blackjack game called Stadium Blackjack.

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Video Poker our nation's patriotic gamble

Video Poker our nation's patriotic gamble

posted on July 11, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | As I celebrated July 4th this past week, I couldn’t believe I missed the opportunity to write more directly about America’s National Game of Chance – Video Poker.

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After column, three of kind strikes writer

After column, three of kind strikes writer

posted on July 04, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | No sooner did I write last week’s column about how frustrating Three of a Kinds can be when they don’t turn into Quads, when I had the pleasure of playing for a bit this weekend and proving it.

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Inside video poker's crown jewel the Royal Flush

Inside video poker's crown jewel the Royal Flush

posted on June 20, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | A friend of mine recently posted on Facebook the picture of his final video poker hand – a Royal Flush. While everyone else was congratulating him, I thought – “I wonder how many cards he held.”

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Downtown Underground offers a true new casino experience

Downtown Underground offers a true new casino experience

posted on June 13, 2017 by

​With a new generation of young adults entering the casino scene, many have an aversion to gambling not present in previous generations. One promising answer is eSports. Enter the Downtown Underground.

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Nearly winning provides same thrill

Nearly winning provides same thrill

posted on June 13, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | Many years ago, I read an article that described a test run on humans with regards to gambling. The experiment was to determine exactly what in the human brain causes people to want to gamble.

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State of the art Black Oak Casino an hour away from Yosemite

State of the art Black Oak Casino an hour away from Yosemite

posted on June 06, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Black Oak Casino Resort is owned and operated by the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians in Tuolumne, California. The state-of-the-art resort is located amid the natural grandeur of the majestic Sierra Foothills, a little more than an hour from the northern gate of Yosemite National Park.

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El Cortez Hotel & Casino June 2017 Promotions and Events

El Cortez Hotel & Casino June 2017 Promotions and Events

posted on May 31, 2017 by

El Cortez Hotel & Casino is the longest continuously operating hotel-casino in Las Vegas and celebrates its 75th year of operation this year.

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Answer for new casino games likely right in front of us

Answer for new casino games likely right in front of us

posted on May 30, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | Over the years, I’ve often written about the progression of table game inventions. Generally speaking, there has not been a massive leap forward at any point. 

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From Atari computers to video poker expert

From Atari computers to video poker expert

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | It seems only fitting that I would be writing this article on the eve of what would’ve been my father’s 91st birthday. My father, Lenny Frome, was the first person to analyze the game of video poker and wrote about it extensively as many of you know.

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Westgate offers fantastic $100 slot promotion

Westgate offers fantastic $100 slot promotion

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | It was over a year ago when we last reviewed Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. With several new promotions and a new loss rebate program, it’s time to take another look!

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Questioning my dad's math doesn't compute

Questioning my dad's math doesn't compute

posted on May 09, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | Through the years that I have been analyzing games, occasionally I get an email from someone criticizing my dad’s work. They had found some error or imperfection in his math.

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Century Casino scores for Denver

Century Casino scores for Denver

posted on May 02, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Colorado’s Century Casino & Hotel Central City is located not far from Denver and provides locals and tourists with comfortable guest rooms, slot gaming in a 14,000 square-foot casino, plus table games including blackjack, roulette and craps and two restaurants.

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Ohio may allow state's seven racetrack slots parlors to offer video poker

Ohio may allow state's seven racetrack slots parlors to offer video poker

posted on May 01, 2017 by

Ohio lawmakers may begin a push to allow the state’s seven racetrack slots parlors to offer video poker as they look to gambling to raise revenue for K-12 education. The gambling expansion is among hundreds of changes made to the proposed state budget.

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Video Poker Machines Don't Get Hot or Cold

Video Poker Machines Don't Get Hot or Cold

posted on April 25, 2017 by

This past week, we covered a variety of video poker fallacies. This tackles the myth that video poker gets hot and cold. Learn the facts here.

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No Entry Fee Golden Arm Craps Tournament Set For The Cal

No Entry Fee Golden Arm Craps Tournament Set For The Cal

posted on April 18, 2017 by

Reel Deals | Qualify for the “No Entry Fee Golden Arm Craps Tournament” at The California Hotel in downtown Las Vegas by being one of the top dice players who have the most rolls without a 7 out.

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Playing 2-bit Menu keno at Rio, Bally's and Harrah's

Playing 2-bit Menu keno at Rio, Bally's and Harrah's

posted on April 18, 2017 by

Crazy for Keno | As I write this column the MegaKeno 10-spot progressive (statewide in selected casinos) is nearing $2.1 million and the Atlantic Casino (Reno) 9-spot More to the Meter progressive is approaching $1.5 million. They each cost $1.50 per ticket or per way to play, best of luck to you!

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El Capitan brings an old Vegas feel but has plenty of new slots

El Capitan brings an old Vegas feel but has plenty of new slots

posted on April 18, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Northern Star Casinos own and operate five casino properties in Northern Nevada. Their casinos and lodging properties capture a relaxed, comfortable charm while offering the newest games, innovative promotions, aggressive cash back, comps and friendly service.

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GameCo to develop new skill-based gambling video game based on Star trek

GameCo to develop new skill-based gambling video game based on Star trek

posted on April 10, 2017 by

GameCo Inc., has announced that it has entered into a license agreement with CBS Consumer Products and will now develop a new skill-based gambling video game based on the iconic pop culture phenomenon, Star Trek.

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Experience Instant Wins and Spins at Station Casinos this April

Experience Instant Wins and Spins at Station Casinos this April

posted on April 04, 2017 by

Imagine playing your favorite reel, slot or video poker machine when all of a sudden, everyone in the casino gets free play. With the $2.5 Million Instant Wins & Spins Weekends at Station Casinos this April, this could be your reality.

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