Smart & Fun Gambling | Downtown Las Vegas has been undergoing a metamorphosis for the past few years – modernized from being “Old Vegas” to a more up to date and hip Fremont Street without losing its historical feel.
Winning Strategies | I don’t think there is a game in the casino more misunderstood than video poker. Even in the days when slots were mechanical, most people considered video poker to just be another slot machine, but one with a computer screen.
Real Deals | The Checkout Rewards slot machines are located in more than 140 locations across Nevada including Albertsons, Smith’s, Vons, CVS, Safeway, WinCo Foods, and SaveMart.
Fredella's Fix | Any casino can advertize generalities like “Our slots are looser” or “The most liberal paytables in town” regardless of how loose or liberal they really are.
Winning Strategies | Over the years, I’ve heard all sorts of excuses for why people abandon strategy, ranging from it doesn’t matter in the short run to some anecdotal story about how someone they know threw strategy to the wind and it paid off massively. Yeah, that’s nice.
Bally Technologies Inc. (BYI) has licensed the NASCAR brand and will soon introduce a slot machine using the company’s systems-based Virtual Racing.
Gross revenue from slot machines was up 5.7 percent at Pennsylvania casinos last month as the state’s gambling industry continued to grow, but there were signs of the effects of new competition from neighboring Ohio.
Real Deals | You really can’t beat making a small wager (I’ll leave the betting advice to the expert GT sports writers!) that lasts 3-4 hours while enjoying cheap food, beer and drink specials and a chance for some prize giveaways and contests to boot!
Winning Strategies | For those who read my column regularly, you are probably now well aware that a full-pay Jacks or Better video poker machine pays 99.5%. Many people are still confused, however as to what this means.
Reel Deals | The casinos including the Orleans, Gold Coast and Eastside Cannery must have gotten a good deal on Pepsi products from their vendors this month. Many casinos are giving it away this week.
Real Deals | Gamblers love a bargain and smart players are always looking for a little something extra from their slot clubs. The casinos have come through this month with some excellent food deals. Get out your slot club card and have a great meal today!
Real Deals | Silverton Casino kicks off “Cruisin’ for Cabo & Cash,” a fun pull tab promotion this month.
Real Deals | MGM Resorts International’s premier loyalty program, M life (www.mlife.com) has two new relationships to help personalize the way it rewards members for the use of mobile technology and social networking.
Aristocrat’s Tarzan Lord of the Jungle video slot game hit last week for its biggest jackpot amount yet – a stunning $959,961.43 – at The Venetian Las Vegas.
Winning Strategies | You’ve finally decided you’re willing to give video poker a try. But, how do you start? Where do you start?
Winning Strategies | Have you ever sat down at a video poker machine and seemingly been dealt an endless stream of Low Pairs? There are nine ranks of Low Pairs and four of High Pairs, yet they don’t seem to run in this ratio.
Real Deals | More bargain meal deals can be had this month at some of your favorite casinos. Station Casinos, Suncoast, Rampart, El Cortez, Gold Coast and more.
Las Vegas locals are now on the winning side of the most fantastically super heroic slot game ever, as Aristocrat’s Superman The Movie slot makes its Station Casinos debut at all 10 Station properties today.
Anarchy is upon us as FX Network’s Golden Globe winning “Sons of Anarchy” comes to casinos in Aristocrat’s new Sons of Anarchy Slot Game, a new action-packed multi-site progressive game with a chance to win a $500,000+ jackpot and the excitement of Cluster Power, No Limits and Big Symbols – a totally new way to play and win.