News & Notes 5/24/2017

May 24, 2017 Posted by Mission146

In addition to the customary dumb casino crimes, this week’s News & Notes takes a look at a number of governmental decisions impacting gambling across three states, an ongoing investigation into...

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Bitcoin Bouncing Around

May 23, 2017 Posted by Mission146

This article looks at the recent fluctuations in Bitcoin prices, the fact that Bitcoin recently hit its all time high and attempts to make sense of the future of the cryptocurrency.

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Atlantic City April Showers?

May 22, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Despite experiencing overall gains in both live casino win and Internet Gaming for the first quarter of this year, Atlantic City slipped a little bit in the former for April of 2017 as compared to...

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UKGC ADR Report

May 17, 2017 Posted by Mission146

About a year ago, in response to what they deemed to be an inordinate amount of complaints against online casinos and declining customer confidence in the industry, the United Kingdom Gaming...

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More New Featured Advertisers!

May 16, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Win A Day Casino and Red Stag Casino are two more new casinos to be prominently featured in advertisements on both this and the Wizard of Odds site. In this article, we will take a look at their...

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Save Your Cash!

May 15, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Whether or not your primary purpose is gambling, saving as much money as possible when making a trip to a casino (or anywhere) is a worthy cause that puts more money in your pocket to do other...

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New Featured Casinos

May 10, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Two recent changes in our prominent ad placements are the additions of Lucky Creek Casino as well as Sloto Cash Casino. For the purposes of this article, we are going to take a look at both of...

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The Worst Software Ever?

May 08, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Play’N Go online casino software is attempting to be a pioneer in the industry, but not in a good way. They are now attempting to get players to accept 6:5 Blackjack games as well as Video Poker...

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Know the Laws!

May 08, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Christopher Ray and Gina Renee Kinney are possibly facing Grand Larceny charges after pilfering a slot ticket from the Beau Rivage Casino and Resort in Biloxi, MS of over one thousand dollars. The...

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It Is Not A Badge of Honor

May 03, 2017 Posted by Mission146

When a player is backed off from a casino, it generally means that the player has made a mistake. Sometimes the mistake can be being too obvious about an advantage play, while others involve...

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News & Notes 5/4/2017

May 03, 2017 Posted by Mission146

In addition to the usual stupid casino criminals, we look at a new casino causing a traffic jam in a major city with its grand opening, a new ESports location to open in Vegas, the potential for...

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Digital Gets Virtual

May 02, 2017 Posted by Mission146

This editorial takes a look at the new Virtual Roulette product of Microgaming, winner of 2015’s Digital Innovation of the Year at the Global Gaming Awards as well as the virtual reality slots at...

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Parlor Progressives?

Apr 25, 2017 Posted by Mission146

West Virginia Limited Video Lottery revenues have declined for the last few years and the state is now working to turn that around by expanding their gaming catalog and allowing player banked...

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Marching On!

Apr 24, 2017 Posted by Mission146

This article delves into some of the Atlantic City revenue numbers for the first three months of 2017 as compared to last year as well as the month of March specifically. SPOILER ALERT: The city...

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Vegas ESports

Apr 24, 2017 Posted by Mission146

The traditional forms of wagering to not seem to attract Millennials, so in addition to skill-based gambling, the casinos are going to have to find other ways to reach that market. One way the...

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Laziness and Stupidity

Apr 22, 2017 Posted by Mission146

This article explores a few of the forms of advantage play and determines whether or not the casinos would do a better job preventing them from taking place if they were to, “Think like advantage...

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The Adversary

Apr 21, 2017 Posted by Mission146

One of the many things an advantage player has at least partial control over is how he/she is viewed by casino staff. If an advantage player has an inherent dislike of casino staff, that will...

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Guaranteed to Lose

Apr 13, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Gamblification is the concept of applying a gambling-theme or overt gambling elements to games of chance in which real money cannot actually be won. Such games include MyVegas as well as Zynga...

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