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Enough is enough there is no system to beat casinos, just ways to improve player odds

Enough is enough there is no system to beat casinos, just ways to improve player odds

posted on November 08, 2016 by

Winning Strategies | I’m very suspect when people claim they have a system to beat a game and write a book about it. This is for a couple of reasons. If there really is some way to beat a game that most anyone can follow, then the casino is going to do some countermeasures.

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First skill-based video game gambling machines unveiled at Caesars A.C. properties

First skill-based video game gambling machines unveiled at Caesars A.C. properties

posted on November 03, 2016 by

The world’s first skill-based video game gambling machines (VGM) created by GameCo, Inc., will be unveiled at Caesars Atlantic City properties. 

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Determining just when enough is enough when gambling

Determining just when enough is enough when gambling

posted on November 01, 2016 by

Winning Strategies | One of the questions I’m often asked is how do you know when to stop playing. This is not an easy question to answer. It is a good idea to go in with a plan. But, it is tough to give a one-size-fits-all answer.

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South Point unleashes new gaming promotions for November

South Point unleashes new gaming promotions for November

posted on October 28, 2016 by

Featuring more than 2,100 guestrooms, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and the serenity of the surrounding mountainscape.

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Atlantis – Reno's four diamond paradise

Atlantis – Reno's four diamond paradise

posted on October 25, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Atlantis Resort Casino in Reno is a AAA Four Diamond resort – a distinction held by only the most exceptional hotels in the world. Hotel guests enjoy free WiFi, custom furnishings and complimentary access to indoor/outdoor pools and Cardio Theater and Fitness Center. 

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Eureka Casino still has that neighborhood feel

Eureka Casino still has that neighborhood feel

posted on October 18, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | The Eureka Casino, just off-Strip began as Friendly Fergie’s Casino in the early 1960’s and was renamed The Eureka Casino in the mid-1990’s when the Lee family (Ted and Doris Lee) began actively operating the business.

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Remaining odds and ends for table games at G2E

Remaining odds and ends for table games at G2E

posted on October 18, 2016 by

Winning Strategies | I’ve spent the last few weeks covering the table games I saw at the recent Global Gaming Expo here in Las Vegas. This week I’m going to cover the remaining games.

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GameCo receives approval in New Jersey

GameCo receives approval in New Jersey

posted on October 14, 2016 by

GameCo, Inc., creator of the world’s first skill-based video game gambling machines (VGM), has received approval from the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) in New Jersey to debut its product exclusively at Caesars Entertainment resorts in Atlantic City.

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IGT’s Voice offered in Fall

IGT’s Voice offered in Fall

posted on October 11, 2016 by

I reviewed skilled-based gaming seen at the Global Gaming Expo, specifically a new company called GameCo, introducing the first skill-based games into the market in Atlantic City. If you missed it you can check it out online.

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GameCo making waves at G2E with video game gambling

GameCo making waves at G2E with video game gambling

posted on October 04, 2016 by

​Global Gaming Expo 2016 (also known as G2E) wrapped up its annual event at the Sands Expo and Convention Center last week. G2E is the world’s premier event for the casino gaming industry.

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Completely remodeled Klondike reopens with new owners

Completely remodeled Klondike reopens with new owners

posted on September 20, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Shuttered since 2014, the Klondike Sunset Casino in Henderson re-opened last month under the new ownership of Bruce Familian and Nevada Gaming Partners.

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Rampart Rewards, re-designed, adding a new fourth Tier

Rampart Rewards, re-designed, adding a new fourth Tier

posted on September 06, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | As of Sept. 1, Rampart Casino (located inside the JW Marriott in Summerlin) has re-named its club from Resort Rewards to Rampart Rewards, re-designed their player’s club cards, and added a new fourth Tier – Summerlin Premier.

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Hunting down full-pay poker machines

Hunting down full-pay poker machines

posted on August 30, 2016 by

Winning Strategies | This week’s column comes courtesy of a letter I received this past week. A GamingToday reader ordered a copy of “Winning Strategies for Video Poker” to help him identify full-pay machines as he and his wife had no clue how to go about finding them.

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Pro Pick'em returns for William Hill alongside new College Pick'em football contest

Pro Pick'em returns for William Hill alongside new College Pick'em football contest

posted on August 23, 2016 by

Reel Deals | William Hill Sports Books has opened registration for a pair of contests – the popular Pro Pick‘em and the all-new College Pick’em. Back for another season, the Pro Pick’em contest is $25 to enter and offers $300,000 in cash prizes.

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Eldorado, Jokers Wild casinos offer Prime Rewards

Eldorado, Jokers Wild casinos offer Prime Rewards

posted on August 16, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | The Eldorado Casino and Jokers Wild Casino are both Boyd Gaming-owned properties located in Henderson. While at some point they are expected to join B Connected, they currently have their own separate club called Prime Rewards.

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Stratosphere slot club acePlay linked to Arizona Charlies, Aquarius

Stratosphere slot club acePlay linked to Arizona Charlies, Aquarius

posted on August 09, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower is a Las Vegas landmark offering spectacular views, the highest thrill rides in the country, a variety of dining options and over 2,400 room accommodations.

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Summer Swipe Out can net you $1K cash at Arizona Charlies

Summer Swipe Out can net you $1K cash at Arizona Charlies

posted on August 09, 2016 by

Reel Deals | Play the Summer Swipe Out at Arizona Charlie’s Boulder or Decatur through this Thursday. Earn 1,000 base points and play the kiosk game to win up to $1,000 cash, up to $50 in free slot play or up to 10,000 bonus points.

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MGM Resorts breaks new ground with online slot tournaments through easyPLAY

MGM Resorts breaks new ground with online slot tournaments through easyPLAY

posted on August 02, 2016 by

Dye-ing to Know | A joint venture between MGM Resorts and oneLIVE Inc. recently launched a gambling-on-the-go device that can be used only at one of MGM’s nine casino properties in Las Vegas.

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Expert strategy maximizes payback of casino games

Expert strategy maximizes payback of casino games

posted on August 02, 2016 by

Winning Strategies | I don’t peddle schemes for how to beat the house. I offer strategy on how to maximize the payback of each game. If you do this, you give yourself the best chance to win in the short run.

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Regency Casino a local Laughlin favorite

Regency Casino a local Laughlin favorite

posted on August 02, 2016 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Nestled between the giants along the Colorado River in Laughlin is a little tavern known to locals as the Regency Casino. They offer a fun gaming atmosphere with slots, reels, newer video machines, all kinds of video poker, and keno.

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