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  • Gaming Strategy and Tips
Some Players Doom Themselves
March 3, 2024
The biggest problem that I have noticed about some or many or most casino players is the fact that they are their own worst enemies. How does that fact present itself you might ask?Simply put: the dec...
Reading Video Poker Pay Tables
March 2, 2024
From Greg:Hello Stickman,You state in your article (re. Video poker) that you never play video poker unless there is a 98% return. Are there still machines out there that have this return? I usually...
Drive Slowly When You Play
February 29, 2024
CINDY: Last week we looked at the horrible results when fast speeds overtake a casino game. The faster the game, the more decisions at a game, the more hands or bets you make, the better the casino ha...
  • Featured Stories
Top 10 reasons to visit Connecticut casinos
March 4, 2024
Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun, about 15-20 minutes apart from each other, have plenty to offer guests who are visiting, and here we take a look at 10 reasons why you should make a stop at the two properties.
Casino City’s Friday Five: Sportsbooks in, daily fantasy out edition
March 1, 2024
With North Carolina mobile sports betting set to go live on 11 March, seven operators were awarded licenses. In Massachusetts, 10 daily fantasy sports operators were sent cease and desist letters.
Top 10 NBA prop bets for second-half of the season
February 26, 2024
Not only are teams looking to clinch division and even conference titles over the next couple of months, individual players are looking to separate themselves in some regular season award categories.
  • Legal News
€19.6 million fine imposed on Gammix Limited
February 29, 2024
The Dutch Gambling Authority issued the penalty to the company for offering online games of chance without a license.
The Danish Gambling Authority blocks 83 illegal websites
February 27, 2024
This marks the 10th time that the Danish Gambling Authority has gone to court to have illegal websites blocked, and the DGA has now intensified its efforts to block illegal sites.
New maximum stake for online slot players in UK
February 26, 2024
Stake limits of £5 for online slot games will be introduced for the first time in September for adults aged 25 and older, and £2 limits for young adults aged 18 to 24.
  • Financial News
UK stake limit expected to reduce online slots revenue
March 1, 2024
The stake limits to be introduced for online slots in September are expected to reduce gross gambling yield by £166.2 million, that would be a 5.2% drop in online slots yield.
Casino City’s Friday Five: Revenue records edition
February 23, 2024
As the saying goes, "records were made to be broken," and that couldn’t be truer when it comes to the casino-gambling sector in recent weeks.
Performance marketing quarterly results drive growth for Checkd Media
February 23, 2024
Paid media accounts increased by 204%, total revenue increased by 114%, and new followers generated increased by 319%.
  • Gaming News
FairPlay Sports Media debuts bet builder comparison tool
March 4, 2024
The global sports media network fueled by data and powered by fans has gone live with an industry-first bet builder comparison tool with its U.K. Oddschecker brand
Guest wins two jackpots at Caesars Palace
March 4, 2024
On Saturday, a guest hit a $165,000 jackpot playing slots. A few hours later, the same guest won an additional $545,000 on another slot jackpot at the Las Vegas casino.
High 5 Games honored with two awards at the EKG Slot Awards
March 4, 2024
The awards, "Top Sweepstakes Casino" for High 5 Casino and "Most Innovative Online Game" for Shadow of the Panther Infinity, spotlight High 5 Games' commitment to excellence within the digital gaming sphere.
  • Online Gaming News
Relax Gaming content now available via Light & Wonder
March 4, 2024
The agreement, focused on Europe, U.S. and Canadian markets, will see a host of Relax Gaming titles made available for players to enjoy, including Bill & Coin, Sweetopia Royale, and Cowabunga Dream Drop.
Spinomenal increases Italian presence with Eurobet Italy partnership
March 4, 2024
Players can now immerse themselves in Eurobet Italy’s casino lobby where they enjoy Majestic King, Aztec Spell and Lucky Jack: Lost Jungle.
EvenBet Gaming expands presence in Latin America with Betplay launch
March 4, 2024
Under the terms of the agreement, EvenBet provides its full suite of gaming products to Betplay, including its poker software.
  • Gaming Life News
Guest wins two jackpots at Caesars Palace
March 4, 2024
On Saturday, a guest hit a $165,000 jackpot playing slots. A few hours later, the same guest won an additional $545,000 on another slot jackpot at the Las Vegas casino.
Palms Casino Resort set to host Jeff Foxworthy
March 4, 2024
On 13 and 14 December, the comedy icon will take the stage at the Pearl Concert Theater inside the Las Vegas resort.
Shane Gillis adds third show at Mohegan Sun Arena
March 4, 2024
In addition to his two shows already scheduled at the Connecticut venue on 16 and 17 August, Gillis has added a third show on Sunday, 18 August.
  • Casino Opening and Remodeling News
Rio Hotel & Casino joins World of Hyatt amid renovation
March 1, 2024
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that World of Hyatt members can now earn and redeem points for qualifying stays at the Las Vegas resort, which is in the midst of a multi-phased, $340 million transformation.
Luckley Tavern & Grill to debut inside Rio Hotel and Casino
February 29, 2024
The new American dining venue in Las Vegas is set to debut in late May 2024 within the former All-American Bar & Grill space.
M Resort Spa Casino celebrates 15th anniversary
February 29, 2024
To commemorate the milestone, the Henderson resort will offer casino promotions as well as social media giveaways kicking off on 1 March.
  • Gaming Industry Executives News
Justin Farrin-Thorne joins Xprizo as new Head of Operations
February 27, 2024
A career spanning more than 17 years in the hospitality industry has seen him hold influential roles with Starwood Hotels & Resorts in London, Scotland and Malta.
Catena Media's CEO Michael Daly steps down
February 26, 2024
Michael Daly's resignation takes immediate effect and Pierre Cadena VP Corporate Strategy, will assume the role of interim CEO.
Mohegan Sun appoints Kimberly Simone as new Director of Sales
February 22, 2024
As Director of Sales, she will guide the business operations of the conventions & expo sales team within the Connecticut resort’s Convention & Sales department, led by John Washko.
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