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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
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.
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.
  • 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
Push Gaming creates a buzz with sequel Wild Swarm 2
March 3, 2024
Familiar symbols return across 20 paylines including flowers, honey and crowns, with wilds substituting in the base game to boost the chances of rewards.
Realistic Games hatches prizes in Chicken or the Egg
March 2, 2024
There are two different scatters, with three or more of each needed to unlock the titular Chicken or Egg bonus round.
Aristocrat Gaming named Best Overall Supplier at EKG Slot Awards
March 1, 2024
Last night, Aristocrat Gaming was awarded "Best Overall Supplier of Slot Content" for the sixth consecutive year at the annual EKG Slot Awards.
  • Online Gaming News
SOFTSWISS Sportsbook wins Innovative Esports Product at SPiCE South Asia 2024
March 1, 2024
The Innovative E-sports Product of the Year award honors the most innovative product that has significantly impacted the esports community.
PlayStar partners with Enteractive for reactivation campaigns
March 1, 2024
Enteractive will run activation projects for PlayStar's brand, focusing on both activation of registered non-funded player accounts and reactivation campaigns to bring back lapsed players.
Gammix Limited slams €19.7 million KSA penalty
March 1, 2024
Gammix stated that the record €19.7 million penalty imposed by the Netherlands Gaming Authority is based on “falsified data, extreme inaccuracy and highly suspect mathematics."
  • Gaming Life News
Celeste Barber to perform at The Venetian Las Vegas
February 28, 2024
The "Australian Queen of Comedy" is bringing her North American tour of more than 20 cities to Las Vegas for two nights on 7 and 8 June.
Seven-figure pay day awarded at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino
February 28, 2024
Early this morning, a guest visiting the Las Vegas Strip casino was playing Pai Gow Poker when the $1,208,521 Mega Progressive Jackpot hit.
Andrew Schulz The Life Tour is coming to Mohegan Sun Arena
February 27, 2024
The stand-up comic and podcaster is set to make his Mohegan Sun Arena debut as The Life Tour hits the Connecticut venue on Saturday, 27 July.
  • 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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