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  • Gaming Strategy and Tips
Existing in a Slot Machine
June 20, 2024
CINDY: I have a little truth to reveal. I have no idea of what goes on in a slot machine. If I were to shrink myself and wind up inside the program that runs the machines I would be like totally lost....
Ask the Slot Expert: Split Card calculations: 5 of a Kind
June 19, 2024
A few weeks ago I played Deuces Wild with the Split Card gimmick. Split Card sometimes gives you two cards in one position of your hand. Although it's possible to get 6 of a Kind and other six-card h...
Man or Woman in the Casino
June 16, 2024
Over the years, there have been different versions of “man on the street” interviews. Typically, someone would ask a random person on the street a general question. This was done to get a feeling for ...
  • Featured Stories
Top 10 casino openings and expansions for June 2024
June 17, 2024
Here, we take a look at 10 announcements from casino-resorts who are planning to expand in one way or another.
Casino City’s Friday Five: Historic jackpots, fines and openings edition
June 14, 2024
In addition to Phil Ivey claiming his 11th WSOP bracelet, we also have an opening date for a new California casino-resort, the largest iLottery jackpot in U.S. history, and more.
Top 10 non-Las Vegas casinos I want to visit
June 10, 2024
Over the years, I have traveled to Las Vegas a few times to explore the pool scenes, hotels, casinos and nightlife. But the U.S. has much more to offer in the casino-resort area than just one Strip.
  • Legal News
Dutch Gaming Authority collects from two providers
June 12, 2024
Both providers, L.C.S. Limited and Blue High House S.A. were previously issues a penalty for offering illegal games of chance to Dutch players.
Dutch regulator cracks down on illegal affiliate sites
April 9, 2024
The Dutch Gaming Authority imposes a binding designation of hosting provider DigitalOcean. The websites and advertise illegal gambling offer.
bet365 to pay £582,120 for regulatory failures
April 4, 2024
Hillside ENC, which holds a license for bet365’s bingo and casino products, will pay £343,035 and Hillside ENC, which holds a license to offer betting, will pay £239,085 to the UKGC.
  • Financial News
Michigan reports May iGaming and sports betting revenue
June 19, 2024
May iGaming gross receipts totaled $198.6 million and gross sports betting receipts totaled $40.9 million. In April, gross sports betting receipts were $192.9 million and gross sports betting receipts were $41.9 million.
Slot revenue drops in May at Foxwoods Resort Casino
June 17, 2024
The Connecticut casino reported slot revenue of $29.7 million for May, a decrease from the $32.4 million reported in March 2024.
Massachusetts Gaming Commission releases May betting figures
June 17, 2024
Approximately $57.03 million in taxable sports wagering revenue was generated across the eight online sports wagering licensees and the three in-person licensees for the month of May.
  • Gaming News
Michigan reports May iGaming and sports betting revenue
June 19, 2024
May iGaming gross receipts totaled $198.6 million and gross sports betting receipts totaled $40.9 million. In April, gross sports betting receipts were $192.9 million and gross sports betting receipts were $41.9 million.
Video Review: Arizona Heist: Hold and Win from Playson
June 19, 2024
Arizona Heist: Hold and Win comes with five reels, four rows, 25 active paylines and a bonus game.
Games Global and Snowborn Games release Lucky Lemons
June 19, 2024
Lemon symbols land on reels one to four, each with a random value of between 0.2x and 50x. When a collect symbol lands on reel five, the collect feature is triggered.
  • Online Gaming News
SIS Content Services grows partnership with bet365
June 19, 2024
The company has expanded its U.S. footprint with bet365 offering its H2H Global Gaming League eBasketball and eSoccer games in Ohio and Arizona. adds Playtech content in latest partnership
June 19, 2024
Playtech games, including titles Oink Oink Oink, Gold hit: Lil' Demon, Fire Blaze: Sky Queen Megaways, and more, will now be available to St8’s operator partners.
Caesars Entertainment completes acquisition of Michigan iGaming Operations
June 19, 2024
The company will assume operations on the existing platform under the WynnBET brand with no anticipated interruption to the customer experience.
  • Gaming Life News
$277,550 Mississippi Stud win at Horseshoe Las Vegas
June 19, 2024
On Sunday, 16 June, a guest in town to play in the $1,000 Seniors No-Limit Hold'em Championship at the World Series of Poker hit a stroke of luck while playing Mississippi Stud at Horseshoe Las Vegas.
Jackpots galore at Mohegan Sun Sunday night
June 19, 2024
The Connecticut casino was the place to be on Sunday, 16 June as three lucky winners walked away with sizeable jackpots totaling over $1.4 million.
Los Bukis returning to Park MGM in July
June 19, 2024
After selling out the first run of its exclusive new Las Vegas residency this past May, Los Bukis have announced that performances at Dolby Live this July and September will mark its last U.S. shows.
  • Casino Opening and Remodeling News
Buddy’s Boardwalk Empire makes Harrah's Atlantic City debut
June 17, 2024
The new concept offers guests an array of Jersey-style sandwiches, a selection of pizzas, a new pasta station, and Valastro's iconic desserts and cakes fresh from New Jersey’s own Carlo’s Bake Shop.
Hard Rock Casino Rockford to open on 29 August
June 17, 2024
The new property will boast more than 175,000 square feet of gaming, entertainment, and hospitality space, featuring 1,300 slot machines, 50 live table games, and more.
Rio Hotel & Casino welcomes new culinary addition
June 17, 2024
Located right in the heart of the casino floor, Luckley Tavern & Grill is now open at the Las Vegas resort.
  • Gaming Industry Executives News
Frank Suarez named President and CEO of Connecticut Lottery Corporation
June 13, 2024
Suarez brings with him a wealth of experience and a strong track record of success in the lottery and gaming industry.
Sphere Entertainment expands Jennifer Koester’s role
June 13, 2024
Koester’s role at the company has been expanded to President and Chief Operating Officer of Sphere.
Cordish Gaming Group appoints Jamie Williams as Director of Sales
June 6, 2024
Williams will be Director of Sales of the anticipated $270+ million Live! Casino and Hotel Louisiana, a gaming, hotel, dining and entertainment destination set to open in early 2025.
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