Elliot Frome

Gaming Today Elliot Frome

Elliot Frome’s roots run deep into gaming theory and analysis. His father, Lenny, was a pioneer in developing video poker strategy in the 1980s and is credited with raising its popularity to dizzying heights. Elliot is a second generation gaming author and analyst with nearly 20 years of programming experience.

Twitter: @gambatria

Email: ElliotFrome@gamingtoday.com

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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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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Sports books follow casinos' mantra

Sports books follow casinos' mantra

posted on November 07, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | What I’m about to write may be considered one of the greatest oxymorons of all time.  

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Will Push 22 be blackjack's new rage?

Will Push 22 be blackjack's new rage?

posted on October 31, 2018 by

Winning Strategies | Several years ago, when Geoff Hall introduced Blackjack Switch, it had a serious hurdle to overcome. Players would have to accept that if the Dealer busted, they would not always win. Geoff introduced the Push-22 rule with this game.

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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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