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arrowJohn Robison: Debating the value of Video Poker Analyzer

Debating the value of Video Poker Analyzer
While Robinson acknowledges the potential of the software to identify suboptimal decisions made by players, he questions whether it is necessary given the complexity of determining player skill versus luck.  read more

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Report: Casinos losing big to skilled video poker players

A new study conducted by Acres Manufacturing Company unveiled the impact of advantage players, revealing how they collectively contributed to a loss representing 25.64% of a Las Vegas locals casino's carded win on video poker.  read more
Report: Casinos losing big to skilled video poker players



Two guests strike it big at Caesars Palace

A Caesars Rewards member wins $130,312.50 last Wednesday morning while another scores $169,125 in the evening playing slots.  read more

Arizona Charlie's awards over $2.4 million jackpots in February

Arizona Charlie's Boulder and Arizona Charlie's Decatur in Las Vegas awarded a total of $2,408,800 in jackpots to guests in February, including $2,162,313 from slot jackpots and $246,487 from bingo wins.  read more

Guest wins more than $500,000 payout at Jamul Casino

Playing Buffalo Grand by Aristocrat Gaming at the California casino, the lucky guest took home a progressive jackpot worth $526,611.  read more



TWiG: March Madness events hit Las Vegas

The NCAA Men's Basketball tournament is underway, and March Madness is taking over Las Vegas. Where are all the watch parties on the Strip and on Fremont Street?  read more

Florida Supreme Court rejects challenge to sports betting

The dismissal of the Seminole Tribe's statewide sports betting deal is a blow to competing operators, underscoring the continued legal disputes surrounding its constitutionality and economic implications. (CBS News)  read more

Fanatics opens new retail sportsbook in Connecticut

With more than 2,3000 square feet, the new sportsbook at Total Mortgage Arena features betting windows, self-service kiosks and HD TVs and a full-service restaurant.  read more

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board levies $20,000 in fines

The penalties included a $10,000 fine to Stadium Casino RE for offering unapproved college prop bets through the Betway platform.  read more

Circa Sports at Legends Bay to host monthly watch parties

Beginning 28 March, the Nevada sportsbook will kick off its new “Victory Viewing Series” with an all-day soiree for the opening day of baseball and for the madness of the college basketball tournament.  read more

Elys celebrates opening of Washington, DC sportsbook

The sports betting technology company hosted the grand opening of the Grand Central H-Street Sportsbook in the nation's capital last Thursday.  read more



Treasure Island offers extra rewards in March

Through the end of March, the Las Vegas Strip casino is hosting a special promotion to encourage sign-ups to the TI Players Club.  read more

Boyd announces plans for Suncoast Casino renovations

Continuing work that began in late 2023, Boyd plans to completely transform Suncoast, creating a new, modern experience for residents of the Summerlin area and the entire Valley.  read more

Rampart Casino Summerlin's April gaming promotions

The 54-acre Las Vegas destination will offer casino promotions as well as live entertainment and exclusive dining offerings throughout April.  read more

Michigan iGaming sets record in February

Michigan online gambling gross receipts reached a new record of $188 million in February. This surpassed the previous high of $181.9 million set in January.  read more



Guest wins major jackpot in Atlantic City

The lucky guest from Massachusetts was playing Let It Ride at Harrah's when he hit a Royal Flush on the All-In Table Games Progressive Jackpot, winning $305,307.  read more

Caesars Palace sees jackpot streak with back-to-back wins

Two Caesars Rewards members strike big on Friday at the Las Vegas Strip casino, hitting $100,000 and dual $200,000 video poker jackpots.  read more



Megan Thee Stallion to hit Las Vegas in June

The GRAMMY Award-winning star announced that her 31-city worldwide tour will hit the stage at MGM Grand on 22 June.  read more

Fontainebleau Las Vegas to host Hootie & the Blowfish

The band is bringing its Summer Camp with Trucks Tour to the BleauLive Theater inside the Las Vegas resort on 23 and 24 August.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Adults in the U.S. will legally wager $2.72 billion on the 2024 men’s and women’s March Madness tournaments, according to estimates from the American Gaming Association.
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