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August 15, 2016
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|August 15, 2016|
|While you're playing slots, a day at the casino can seem a lot like a day in a Wild West movie. Frank Scoblete takes a look at these fortunate -- and sometimes not so fortunate -- scenes.
By Dustin FordRegulatory attorney Dustin Ford takes a look at some of the questions surrounding Nevada and New Jersey's authorization of skill-based games and how they are providing a unique opportunity for innovation and drawing a new customer base.
|Partnering with Maserati of Albany, the newly rebranded casino will award a lucky customer with a new Maserati GHIBLI on Aug. 20.
Three of the developer's omni-channel slots have been integrated into 12,000 Mecca Max handheld tablets across 87 U.K. bingo clubs.
The casino's lineup for its 20th Anniversary Comedy All-Star Gala includes perfomances by Bruno Mars, Fergie and LL Cool J.
Partnering with Ezugi NJ, Golden Nugget Casino is offering exclusive online dealer games, including blackjack, American roulette and baccarat.
Players who register online will win free slot play or comp dollars to be used at the casino's opening in early 2017.
|Gamblit Gaming, working with game publisher PikPok, will take zombie thriller Into the Dead and racer Breakneck and turn them into real-money gaming experiences. The games are expected to be available in casinos by 2017.
The week, the Reel Life brings you the short but heartwarming saga of the life and death of William the worm.
A workshop meeting conducted last week looked at the possibility of amendments to regulations that would allow slot machine play through pre-established accounts. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
|Legal and political strife continues in the U.S. as debates on whether fantasy sports count as games of skill rage on. (The Detroit News)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie commented last week that the U.S. Supreme Court should decide whether New Jersey can legalize sports betting. (Associated Press)
|Daily high hand contests, hot seats and bad beat bonuses will be available at the Delaware casino's poker room throughout September.
In the kickoff event of the World Poker Tour's 15th season, James Mackay earned $681,758 and a seat into the season-ending WPT Tournament of Champions.
|Kevin Hart and HartBeat Productions released the full lineup for the third annual event, taking place from Sept. 2-4 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
The 28th annual international pageant will be held Sept. 10 in Las Vegas, featuring the talents of married Vietnamese women from around the world.
Did You Know?
Nevada's 65 poker rooms and 763 live tables raked in over $16 million in June 2016, according to gaming regulators, representing a year-over-year increase of 1.88%.
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