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Yearly Archives:: 2017

Pro Gamers Will Become the Working Class of The Future

An image of an eSports event and the scale that they can reach

The time you and your kids spent playing computer games has always been thought of as time wasted, but thanks to the rise in technology, the internet, and computer gaming, the potential to make money in the online space is higher than it has ever been before. A recent article on Wired.com featured some interesting…Read More

8 Men Who Helped Build Vegas

An overview of the Las Vegas strip at night

Las Vegas is a city with a lot of history and it was that very history that has contributed to making the city the stunning destination that it is in the present day. Across the years a number of individuals have played a key role in helping to turn the city into the place it…Read More

Zelda Breath Of The Wild Gambling Tips

The Legend of Zelda game franchise started life on the Nintendo computer console back in 1986. Over 30 years on, the latest game in the series, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, has been critically acclaimed as one of the greatest computer games of all-time and even includes an element of gambling. Here…Read More

How Hackers Used a Fish Tank To Steal Casino Data

A stereotypical example of an online hacker

Cyber security firm Darktrace reported an astonishing feat recently – it discovered hackers attempting to steal data from a North American casino network by hacking into the casino’s smart fish tank. Here Fishy, Fishy … In one of the most bizarre methods of hacking into a casino’s mainframe ever recorded, the hacking attempt showed how…Read More

Most Obscure Sports: Quidditch

A chaser scoring points during a game of quidditch

Chances are you’ve seen a news clip or video of college-age kids running around on brooms, playing what resembles Harry Potter‘s flying broom sport, quidditch. But what started as a way for bored freshmen to pass the time at Middlebury College in 2005 has spread and transmogrified into something much more global. It’s now an…Read More

Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation Documentary

The logo for the Ka Ching! Pokie Nation Documentary

Ka-Ching! Pokie Nation is a movie directed by Jane Manning that focuses on Australia’s love affair with pokies, also known as video poker slot machines. Just how effectively does the film cover the issue it is addressing and what did we learn from watching it? Match Made In Heaven and Hell Pokies are big business…Read More

This is How a Rigged 1920’s Roulette Table Works

A typical example of a live casino roulette wheel

A video showing how a rigged 1920s roulette table worked has exposed the secrets of gang-run casinos in prohibition era Chicago. The rigged roulette wheel is likely to have once been owned by Al Capone, seeing as he was in charge of all the casinos in Chicago at the time. How Does It Work? The…Read More

Now You Can Play Doodle Jump at The Casino

In-game action of Doodle Jump on a brown and yellow background

Mobile software developer Lima Sky has confirmed plans to partner with California-based firm Gamblit Gaming to develop a skill-based casino game version of the classic Doodle Jump. It’ll be available to play in land-based casinos. The original Doodle Jump was released on 6th April, 2009 for the iOS platform. It has since been launched on…Read More

10 People You Don’t Want To Be In Vegas

Centre of the strip at Las Vegas, Nevada

The old saying goes that whatever happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas. Unfortunately, the rise of social media now means that there are no secrets in Sin City with photographic evidence shared worldwide instantly. Here’s a look at 10 people who are probably regretting what they did in the gambling paradise. The Studs and Suds…Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Baccarat

Player or banker are the two options in baccarat, solid red background

Today, the card game baccarat is found at land and online casinos all around the world. Especially popular with high rollers, baccarat even recently became Las Vegas’ most profitable game and is now responsible for over 90% of Macau casinos’ revenue. Although the James Bond movies have made the game a household name, not that…Read More