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  • Gaming Strategy and Tips
For or To?
May 28, 2023
QUESTION: Whenever I read about video poker, I see payoffs "for one," like a flush might pay 5-for-1. In other games, I'm used to 5-to-1, or 5-1, or 5:1. Why does video poker specify "for"?ANSWER: Odd...
Video Poker Strategy Quiz: Royal Flush or Straight Flush?
May 27, 2023
This article contains a video poker strategy quiz. The game is full-pay (9/6 – 9-for-1 full house, 6-for-1 flush) jacks or better.The quiz assumes the maximum five credits are played. The maximum bet ...
What Do Casino Players Know?
May 25, 2023
CINDY: Okay, I am going to ask a question that all casino players should be able to answer. Maybe not perfectly, but at least enough to show they know what they are doing at the games they love to pla...
  • Featured Stories
Casino City’s Friday Five: NFL contests, anniversaries and expansions edition
May 26, 2023
With a few months until the start of the season, NFL bettors can look forward to an even bigger reward from the Circa Sports contests.
Judge rules taking bets from black markets is no big deal
May 22, 2023
An online sportsbook can report taking millions of dollars in bets from gray and black markets, as long as the numbers they report are accurate, according to a New York federal district court judge.
Top 10 things to expect from the 2023 WSOP
May 22, 2023
As the poker community eagerly awaits next week's start of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, poker pro Tadas Peckaitis has 10 things to watch at this year's event, which is expected to attract record-breaking attendance figures.
  • Legal News
Sweden steps up measures to combat illegal gambling
May 26, 2023
One of the government's changes include an obligation for payment service providers to submit certain information to the Gaming Authority.
UKGC fines Paddy Power and Betfair a combined £490,000
May 25, 2023
The UK Gambling Commission levied the penalty for sending promotional push notifications to devices linked to customers who had self-excluded.
Unibet operator fined $60,000 for illegal advertising
May 24, 2023
The penalty was imposed in Sydney’s Downing Centre Local Court on 22 May after Betchoice was convicted of breaching NSW gambling laws.
  • Financial News
Rivalry announces record revenue for Q1 2023
May 24, 2023
The sports betting and media company totaled a betting handle of $120.2 million, a record high, up 199% year-over-year and 43% sequentially from Q4 2022.
Lithuanian gaming market grows in Q1 2023
May 18, 2023
The country received 11.4 million EUR more, which is a 26.1% from Q1 2022. reports record Q1 2023 financial results
May 18, 2023
The digital marketing services company for the global online gambling industry increased its revenue 36% year-over-year to $26.7 million.
  • Gaming News
Pragmatic Play harvest sweet rewards in Sticky Bees
May 28, 2023
Players must form an adjacent matching cluster of five or more symbols including fruits in the 7x7 online slot.
Go on a journey in Playson's Buffalo Power 2: Hold and Win
May 27, 2023
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Playson, the fast-growing digital entertainment supplier, has gone live with Buffalo Power 2, a captivating sequel to one of the company’s most successful Hold and Win titles that i...
Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel CEO presented Woman of Impact Award
May 26, 2023
Laura Penney, CEO of the Idaho resort, was honored with the "Woman of Impact Award" at the Onward and Upward Women's Conference on 24 May at the Best Western Plus Coeur d'Alene Inn.
  • Online Gaming News
Paf acquires two Latvian gaming sites
May 26, 2023
Paf acquires two Latvian gaming sites, William Hill Latvia and Mr Green Latvia. The acquisition makes Paf the third largest gaming company in the Latvian market.
SOFTSWISS publishes free online casino budget calculator
May 26, 2023
The free budget template is designed to help operators realistically plan the costs and revenues involved in running an online casino brand.
Sweden steps up measures to combat illegal gambling
May 26, 2023
One of the government's changes include an obligation for payment service providers to submit certain information to the Gaming Authority.
  • Gaming Life News
The Commodores to perform at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
May 25, 2023
The Pop, Motown and R&B legends will return to Biloxi, bringing their Grammy-winning sound to Beau Rivage Resort & Casino Theater on Saturday, 12 August
Bryson Tiller to perform at Hard Rock Atlantic City
May 24, 2023
The rapper will take the Etess Arena in July as part of his 'Back and I'm Better' tour.
DraftKings Casino pays out two progressive jackpots
May 24, 2023
Two people in West Virginia hit it big to the tune of $670,063 and $453,031 both on $0.10 bets.
  • Casino Opening and Remodeling News
The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod to unveil elevated pool experience
May 26, 2023
Swim & Social is a resort-style pool and play experience spanning 68,000 square feet on the eighth story rooftop with views of the Las Vegas Strip.
Emeril Lagasse is set to open first restaurant with Caesars Entertainment
May 24, 2023
Emeril's Brasserie is expected to open in late 2023 as part of the property’s multimillion-dollar transformation from Harrah’s New Orleans to Caesars New Orleans.
Red Rock Casino to host pop-up dining event
May 24, 2023
Guests will be able to preview a number of items from Ai Pono Café featuring iconic owner, Chef Gene Villiatora, in June.
  • Gaming Industry Executives News
Bluberi promotes Mesa Whitehurst to Senior Vice President of Sales?
May 23, 2023
Bluberi announced that it promoted Mesa Whitehurst to the role of Senior Vice President of Sales, effective immediately. Whitehurst formerly served as Senior VP of Sales, East, for the company.
BETER appoints Chuck Robinson as Chief Revenue Officer
May 22, 2023
Chuck has more than 15 years of experience working in business development, the last eight of which he has spent in iGaming, building sales teams, entering new regions and implementing marketing strategies.
Hard Rock International names Dajani Senior VP of Real Estate Development Division
May 22, 2023
Ragheb Dajani will be responsible for leading the maintenance of new real estate development prospects, directing real estate development strategy and overseeing the brand's strategic business growth plans and goals.
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