Real Deals | A $100 entry fee includes the two-day slot tournament, two free pulls on the brand new Pawn Stars slot machine, daily drawings for a VIP tour of the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop downtown, and much more.
Real Deals | Mother’s Day is always one of the busiest days at casinos in Las Vegas, especially in all of the restaurants. If you plan to take Mom out, plan ahead, call for a reservation if the restaurant offers them.
Smart & Fun Gambling | Video poker has a very small house edge so casinos treat the game appropriately with low players club points. Every casino players club offers points and credits differently so it’s smart to check the rules in advance of a trip.
Slots of Luck | Konami’s China Shores, Xtra Reward version, China Shores Boosted Wins & Spins.
Smart & Fun Gambling | Jacks or Better has the least variance of all video poker games, meaning it’s not very volatile. It also has the most simple strategy of all video poker games in part because the only great hand is a royal flush.
Real Deals | Now through May 19 stop by the promotional kiosk or a Total Rewards Center at any Caesars property and swipe your Total Rewards card for a free daily game piece for the Wheel of Fortune Millionaire Maker Sweepstakes.
Winning Strategies | We’ve all seen the disclaimer that says “past performance is not an indication of future returns.” Nothing could be truer with slot machines. What happened in the last spin has absolutely no bearing on what happens in the next one.
Winning Strategies | So, the only way I can see casinos adopting this concept is if they have some crazy reason to scare off some of their most loyal players and want to reduce profits. Nope. I don’t see this as a big trend.
Pokin' Around | I have to concede that for the past few weeks I have been obsessed with the Buffalo slot machine. Perhaps it was spending periods of time testing various penny slots and hearing the machine shout out “BUFF-AAH-LOW.”
Smart & Fun Gambling | The $1.25 (maximum bet) in video poker gets played over and over, so when you play a game with high returns the $20 entered into a video poker machine can be played for hours and comps add up much quicker.
On the Mark | NASCAR and South Point have capitalized on a neat venture, which is tied to this weekend’s racing card at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. “We have worked with Bally (Technologies) to use their technology for virtual racing."
Winning Strategies | How many of you remember ABC’s Wide World of Sports from a few decades ago? It has a famous opening that talked about the “thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.” Some days it seems like they could’ve been talking about video poker.
Located in downtown Henderson (120 Market St.), Emerald Island Casino has a catchy phrase to describe the fun little casino: “Nevada’s ONLY All Penny Casino, Where Every Day is Promotion Day!”
They have over 400 all penny denomination slots (plus higher denomination video poker games) and have casino promotions every day of the week.