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  • Gaming Strategy and Tips
Casinos During Holidays
November 30, 2023
CINDY: I like to spend time in the casinos during holiday seasons, Christmas, New Years, and the like. The casinos in every way are retreats from the real world of work and obligations. That is the ca...
Ask the Slot Expert: Understanding why some video poker players don't follow the strategy
November 29, 2023
In my column a few weeks ago, I wrote about advising my cousin that she probably shouldn't hold a suited Ace-10 when playing video poker. There may be a paytable for which the mathematically derived ...
More Long Lasting Casino Games
November 28, 2023
Last issue I tackled why slot machines were hands down the top games in the casinos. Fully 60 to 90 percent of casino revenues will often come from those former “one-armed bandits.”Today I will take a...
  • Featured Stories
Trapped in Macau
November 30, 2023
On Saturday, Macau awarded “provisional licenses” to the six current casino operators. These will allow them to continue to operate until they are awarded their official concessions in January.
Top 10 facts about the 10-year anniversary of New Jersey iGaming
November 27, 2023
As the Garden State celebrates a decade anniversary, Casino City’s Jarrod LeBlanc takes a look back at the lifecycle and growth of the online casino industry in the U.S.
Top 10 observations from a U2 concert at Sphere in Las Vegas
November 20, 2023
Casino City's Gary Trask was fortunate to attend the sixth U2 show at Sphere in October and it’s a night that will be ingrained into his memory for years to come, take a look at why.
  • Legal News
Dutch Gaming Authority fines Vriendenloterij N.V.
November 10, 2023
The Gaming Authority imposed an order for incremental penalty payments on Vriendenloterij N.V. because it offers online games that are not permitted according to their lottery license.
Malta Gaming Authority cancels license for SFJL Holding
November 10, 2023
SFJL Holding must now settle all compliance contribution fees that are due to the Authority, within a period of seven working days from the date of receipt of this letter.
Kansspelautoriteit imposes penalty on Dutch Postcode Lottery N.V.
November 9, 2023
The Dutch Gaming Authority imposed a penalty payment on the Dutch Postcode Lottery N.V. because they offer online games that are not permitted according to their lottery permit.
  • Financial News
AGA: National economic impact of the US gaming industry 2023
November 29, 2023
The gaming industry has a expansive impact on the U.S. economy – providing stable jobs to nearly two million Americans and generating billions of dollars in tax revenue.
Michigan reports October 2023 iGaming and sports betting revenue
November 21, 2023
October iGaming gross receipts totaled $160.3 million and gross sports betting receipts totaled $45 million. In September 2023, iGaming gross receipts were $166.4 million and gross sports betting receipts were $44 million.
AGA: Q3 2023 US commercial gaming revenue reaches record
November 21, 2023
Q3 marked the U.S. commercial gaming industry’s best third quarter on record, generating $16.17 billion. The total is up 6.1% year-over-year and represents the 11th straight quarter of annual revenue growth.
  • Gaming News
$1 million slots win at Paris Las Vegas
November 29, 2023
On Monday, the guest from Texas won a colossal slots jackpot for $1,390,820 at the Las Vegas casino.
National Audit Office begins review of Swedish gambling regulator
November 29, 2023
The start of the audit comes after ATG, the Swedish horseracing betting operator, raised concerns about the extent of black market gambling in Sweden.
PENN Entertainment announces partnership with National Hockey League
November 29, 2023
As official league partners, ESPN BET and theScore Bet will have access to a host of entitlements, including IP rights, and media and marketing integrations across league programming and premium NHL experiences.
  • Online Gaming News
Kindred Group announces North America exit
November 29, 2023
As part of its strategic review, Kindred Group will exit the North American market with the expectations to have fully exited operations in the market by the end of Q2 2024.
RubyPlay enters Italian market with expanded PokerStars partnership
November 29, 2023
The provider is set to create further bespoke titles for PokerStars in the near future, with Italian players now able to discover these alongside the rest of RubyPlay’s portfolio.
EveryMatrix teams up with Caesars Digital
November 29, 2023
Caesars Digital customers across multiple U.S. states will have access to a range of real-money games from EveryMatrix’s in-house studio.
  • Gaming Life News
$1 million slots win at Paris Las Vegas
November 29, 2023
On Monday, the guest from Texas won a colossal slots jackpot for $1,390,820 at the Las Vegas casino.
$900,000 bad beat jackpot pays out at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh
November 29, 2023
One player had four aces and was beaten by another player with a royal flush. The “loser” of the hand earned $362,250.13 and the “winner” earned $271,686. The remaining six players each won $45,281.
Week of winners at Live! Casino Pittsburgh
November 29, 2023
In just four days, $884,079 in jackpots were paid out between Friday, 10 November and Monday, 13 November, including a $130,519 win on a Wheel of Fortune machine.
  • Casino Opening and Remodeling News
DraftKings retail sportsbook set to open at Golden Nugget Casino in Biloxi
November 28, 2023
The plans call for an all-new, expansive retail sportsbook area with three video walls and stadium seating, which will open in January 2024.
PENN Entertainment announces groundbreaking ceremony for relocated Hollywood Casino Aurora
November 28, 2023
The entirely new land-based casino, hotel and entertainment facility will replace the company’s nearby riverboat casino when completed.
Groundbreaking ceremony for new hotel at Hollywood Casino Columbus
November 27, 2023
The hotel is expected to include 180 rooms, meeting space, an additional restaurant, and local partnerships and amenities that will be announced at a later date
  • Gaming Industry Executives News
Maymman named SuperBet CEO
November 17, 2023
Jimmy Maymann, currently Deputy Chairman of the Board, will take on the role of CEO of SuperBet starting on 15 January.
Anders Ström appointed as Chair of the Board of Kambi Group
November 16, 2023
Lars Stugemo notified the Nomination Committee that he does not intend to seek re-election at the Kambi Annual General Meeting 2024 and has therefore decided to step down.
Karl Waitner appointed CEO of Isleta Resort & Casino
November 15, 2023
Waitner brings nearly 25 years of casino operation/hospitality success to the New Mexico property, most recently with Rush Street Gaming as VP of Hospitality in Portsmouth, VA, and VP of Operations in Schenectady, NY.
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