Elliot Frome

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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. He is well positioned to take over where his father left off. While many of Elliot's articles deal with video poker strategy, he also targets the breakdown of new games, both live and electronic. His website is www.gambatria.com.

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GameCo CEO talks about feedback on their video game slot machines

GameCo CEO talks about feedback on their video game slot machines

posted on November 21, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | A few weeks back, shortly after the Global Gaming Expo, I wrote a column that gave my thoughts about the latest fad, skill-based games. I made it clear when I wrote that column I was writing more as a layperson than an expert. 

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Video poker took off in casinos

Video poker took off in casinos

posted on November 14, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | Somewhere in the 1980’s the landscape of the casino changed forever. Video poker was born. Some of the first versions weren’t so successful, but over time, the players began to warm up to it. 

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My ultimate strategy for Texas Hold’em

My ultimate strategy for Texas Hold’em

posted on November 07, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | This week, I continue my discussion of Ultimate Texas Hold’em. Those who have watched others play have noticed a clear pattern of strategy used (or misused) by many players who are too timid about making the 4x wager.

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Three Card Poker vs. Ultimate Texas Hold'em a superhero sized battle

Three Card Poker vs. Ultimate Texas Hold'em a superhero sized battle

posted on October 31, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | If imitation is the highest form of flattery, there is little doubt the two most successful games in the table games industry are Three Card Poker and Ultimate Texas Hold’em.

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Two Pair works in your favor, so don't hurt the payback

Two Pair works in your favor, so don't hurt the payback

posted on October 24, 2017 by

Winning Strategies | The Two Pair is one of the more curious hands in video poker. In jacks or better and bonus poker, it is a very important hand. It accounts for roughly 26% of your payback; 13% of your hands end up as a Two Pair. 

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