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Articles by Frank  Scoblete
Articles by Frank Scoblete

Size Does Matter

11 May 2021
I have five stores to which I go and all five sell lottery tickets; three stationary stores, a 7/11 and a liquor store (I want you to know that I only go in there for scientific purposes). I am not a big lottery player; I buy one ticket when the lottery gets to a half billion dollars...read more
 
Articles by Dan  Ippolito
Articles by Dan Ippolito

Top 10 new experiences in Las Vegas

10 May 2021
Las Vegas is beginning to look like its old self again as the capacity limits increased to 80% on 1 May. There is also the anticipation of Las Vegas going to 100% capacity on 1 June. I couldn’t be more excited to head out there later this week and enjoy the 90 degree weather and leave behind for a week the 50/60 degree weather I’ve been sitting in here in Boston...read more
 
Articles by John  Grochowski
Articles by John Grochowski

Video Poker Multipliers

9 May 2021
When I play video poker, I usually search for no-frills games with the best pay table.I do love multi-hand games with bonus multipliers, though, so I'm eager to try Super Times Pay Super Stacks, one of the latest games to come out of International Game Technology's partnership with Action Gaming.Games with multipliers usually have lower base pay tables than their no-frills cousins...read more
 
Articles by John  Marchel

Managing Your Slot Machine Game

8 May 2021
There is an old expression which says: “winning is not that difficult in a casino, what is difficult is leaving with your winnings.” That saying is true for playing slots as well as any other game. What can you do to help you leave a winner? Consider some of the following tips and techniques when playing the slots.Playing what you can afford.Play the highest-denomination machines that fit into your bankroll...read more
 
Articles by Dan  Ippolito
Articles by Dan Ippolito

Casino City’s Friday Five: More Atlantic City casino renovations edition

7 May 2021
Last weekend, we saw Las Vegas officially increase its capacity limits with hopes of being at 100% capacity beginning 1 June. While that is a major change for those visiting Sin City, it isn’t the only difference. Earlier this week, The Palms Casino Resort was sold by Red Rock Resorts...read more
 
Articles by John  Grochowski
Articles by John Grochowski

Video Poker and Craps Answers

6 May 2021
QUESTION: I play 9-6 Double Double Bonus Poker. It's the one game with a full pay table at casinos near me.I have a strategy question. I know that if I have two pairs including Aces, I should hold the Aces and discard the other pair to go for the big four-Ace hands...read more
 
Articles by John  Robison
Articles by John Robison

Ask the Slot Expert: Does the RNG keep spinning while a machine is not being played?

5 May 2021
Question: When a slot machine is not being played, does the RNG still keep spinning or does it spin only when the button is pushed? If it's spinning continuously, then the time one waits before each hit or pull could make a difference, right? If that's not correct, then how is it possible that the win/lose is picked the second one pushes the slot button? Also if everything is random then why are there more wins when playing higher denominations? For example, if I play, say fifty cents, the lowest amount possible, the bonus comes up very frequently, but when I move up to $3.00 the bonus rarely appears...read more
 
Articles by Frank  Scoblete
Articles by Frank Scoblete

Are Casino Players Insane?

4 May 2021
“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results.” This quote, or some version of it, has been credited to Albert Einstein.Whether Einstein said this or not, the concept seems to hold water...read more
 
Articles by Dan  Ippolito
Articles by Dan Ippolito

Top 10 NHL teams that we think can win the 2021 Stanley Cup

3 May 2021
With just a handful of games left for the majority of the teams in the National Hockey League, we are starting to see how the first round playoff picture will look like. Early in the season, there were a couple of pauses for a few teams that had to deal with COVID-19 issues, but hopefully we have turned the corner on that front and can avoid anymore stoppages (knock on wood)...read more
 
Articles by John  Grochowski
Articles by John Grochowski

Favorite Games

2 May 2021
Different casino games appeal to different personalities and playing styles.Players sometimes find themselves at a game they don't really like, and they move on.Recent emails include a couple from players who tried games, didn't like them and chalked it all up to experience.DIANA: I started as a slot player...read more

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