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Articles by Royal  Flushes
Articles by Royal Flushes

Being Sly

27 January 2022
CINDY: When you watch the old western movies and someone is cheating, the person might have cards up his sleeves or maybe he has a metal device that allows him to pull out an ace to complete his hand. Of course, a cheater doesn’t want to get caught.ABBY: I think frontier justice, even in Eastern cities, was harsh...read more
 
Articles by John  Robison
Articles by John Robison

Ask the Slot Expert: How often do bonus rounds hit?

26 January 2022
A long, long (long) time ago, I attended a slot design talk at the big gaming show. This was the time when slots with bonus rounds were just starting their invasion of the slot floor -- I said it was a long, long (long) time ago. The designers said that bonus rounds, like any other winning combination, involve a trade off...read more
 
Articles by Frank  Scoblete
Articles by Frank Scoblete

Staying at the Game

25 January 2022
QUESTION: Most gambling writers tell you when to leave, usually when you are losing, but it is somewhat rare that they tell you when to stay at a table or slot machine. The other night at the casino I hit a point when I thought “do I stay or do I go?” I had won a decent amount of money, $500, and I had played about two hours...read more
 
Articles by Gary  Trask
Articles by Gary Trask

Top 10 reasons to visit SAHARA Las Vegas

24 January 2022
As the rebirth of the Las Vegas Strip’s north end continues to gain momentum, it’s only fitting that SAHARA Las Vegas is sitting smack dab in the middle of it all, both literally and figuratively.The iconic SAHARA name and its enthralling African Sahara desert theme have been a part of Las Vegas lore for nearly 70 years, opening on the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara Avenue in 1952...read more
 
Articles by John  Grochowski
Articles by John Grochowski

He's Confused

23 January 2022
In everything we do, there's a first time. For casino players, that includes the first time you play each game.Scott is a Midwestern player who has played craps more than once, but every time seems like the first time. He's done his prep work, reading books, following online tutorials, practicing at home...read more
 
Articles by Jerry  Stickman
Articles by Jerry Stickman

Will Mistakes Delay a Royal Flush?

22 January 2022
Previously I wrote about a long-term stretch without a royal flush – almost 200,000 hands to be more specific.I am sure I am not alone experiencing this phenomenon. Others have gone years without ever snagging the ultimate prize when playing jacks or better video poker.Unfortunately, it is all a part of how random operates...read more
 
Articles by Dan  Ippolito
Articles by Dan Ippolito

Casino City’s Friday Five: New Las Vegas Strip resort edition

21 January 2022
The launch of New York mobile sports betting took over headlines last week and it continues to make news this week. However, in addition to that, we had a major announcement from Las Vegas this week regarding the opening of a new mega-casino resort on the Strip...read more
 
Articles by Royal  Flushes
Articles by Royal Flushes

We're Back from Vegas!

20 January 2022
ABBY: Well, our week in Vegas is over. And what a week it was.CINDY: Yes. It was, as always, up and down…ABBY: Down and up.CINDY: My experiment of playing fifty dollars a night in a slot machine before I retired started off horribly. The random-number-generator was actually the “hammer Cindy” generator...read more
 
Articles by John  Robison
Articles by John Robison

Ask the Slot Expert: Do you win more when you don't use a players card?

19 January 2022
Question: I just won $300 bucks but spent $120 doing it. My boss won $3,500 from $80. I am a player's club member. My boss is not. It seems like I usually win more when I don't sign in. Do you think something is amiss with that? Answer: No, I don't think anything is amiss for many reasons. First, weird things happen in small sample sizes...read more
 
Articles by Frank  Scoblete
Articles by Frank Scoblete

Being Uptight

18 January 2022
QUESTION: I am a good player. I know the rules of the games I play and I keep my money manageable if you understand what I mean. My wife, however, has a different view of my casino playing. She thinks I am always uptight. She thinks I don’t enjoy myself as much as I should...read more

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