Guides, How-To

Just Launched: Retro Vegas – Here’s How Slots Games Are Made

Here at we are beyond excited for the launch of our brand new, exclusive slots game brought to you by Microgaming. Drum roll please. We've teamed up to bring you Retro Vegas - and we’re just as stoked as you to start playing! Find out...

September 11, 2019 5 min read
Marked playing cards 2
Guides, Hacks

R. Paul Wilson On: Marking Cards For Fun (And Profit)

As a magician, I’m always being accused of using marked cards. A simple strategy I’ve evolved to address this is to open brand-new decks and give the cards away at the end of a performance as a demonstration of fairness. This usually satisfies suspicious audience members,...

September 9, 2019 6 min read
Top 10s

10 Worst Casino Puns of All Time

We’ve searched high and low for jokes with gambling puns and have come up with a list of the most...
September 6, 2019 1 min read
Top 10s’s Team Picks: 10 Best Casino Apps

Apps: for many, they’re the best way to play at a mobile casino on the go. Some apps are, quite...
September 1, 2019 4 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Industry

Political Betting: Will Donald Trump Be Impeached?

Among the few sages that predicted Donald Trump's historic betting upset in 2016 was Professor Allan Lichtman. He also predicted...
August 29, 2019 4 min read
Pickpockets crowd
Guides, Hacks, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Pick Pockets’ Tricks

I recently gave a few words of caution on how to avoid becoming a prime target to common criminals in...
August 26, 2019 6 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Guides

The Top 10 Conmen of All Time

Since the dawn of time, people have craved instant riches. Some of the more devious of their fellow citizens have...
August 20, 2019 6 min read
Blackjack - When to Double Down
Guides, Strategy

When to Double Down in Blackjack (And When Not To)

Doubling down is an exciting move to make in blackjack - and profitable if you get it right. This is...
August 14, 2019 5 min read
Briefcase of cash
Guides, Industry, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: How to Manage Your Cash Before and After a Game

If you’re gambling in a live casino or cardroom, the chances are good you’re going to be carrying large amounts...
August 12, 2019 5 min read
Sports, Top 10s

10 of the Greatest Sporting Left-Handers

We bet that, like us, you are counting down to International Left-Handers Day on August 13. It’s amazing to think...
August 9, 2019 5 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Infographics

Love Island: The UK’s ‘Type on Paper’, According to the Public

Just like that – Love Island is over for another year. But we can't let go quite yet. We wanted...
July 30, 2019 3 min read
A false deal
Hacks, Industry, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: False Card Deals

Editor's note: In this article, R. Paul Wilson explains some card cheating techniques by breaking down the three main categories...
July 29, 2019 5 min read
Immortal Romance Slot Game

What Are 243 Ways Slots? Here’s All You Need To Know

Casino gambling machines have come a remarkably long way since they were first created late in the 19th century. Playing...
July 26, 2019 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Top 10 Airbnbs in Atlantic City

Ready to pack your bags for Atlantic City, aka ‘America’s Playground’? Also dubbed the ‘Las Vegas of the East’ thanks...
July 20, 2019 5 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Industry

The Man Who Beat the Wheel – The Extraordinary Story of the Professor Who Won a Fortune on Roulette

Roulette is a game that has fascinated and intrigued casino gamblers for more than 200 years. And for as long...
July 4, 2019 4 min read
Blackjack board
Guides, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Card Counting Basics

A few words on Counting cards for complete beginners. A quick search of any gambling publisher’s catalogue will reveal an...
July 1, 2019 5 min read
Men playing a game of poker, 19th Century
Poker, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: “The Tip” – A Classic Poker Confidence Game

“The class of swindlers engaged in this line…are much more dangerous, for in addition to robbing their victims of their...
June 17, 2019 6 min read
Insider Insights, Poker, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Learn to Shuffle, or Get Caught Out

R. Paul Wilson is an expert on cons, scams and the art of deception. Former writer/presenter of “The Real Hustle”,...
June 3, 2019 5 min read
World Series of Poker history
Guides, Industry, Poker

50 Years of The World Series of Poker

To celebrate the 50th Annual World Series of Poker, the team at decided to put together a complete timeline...
May 19, 2019 1 min read
Blackjack board
Industry, Top 10s

7 Most Annoying People Found at the Blackjack Table

Pulling up and settling into an empty seat at the blackjack table is pretty much the ultimate casino experience. You...
May 7, 2019 3 min read
Selection of lottery balls.
Industry, Tips & Tricks

Which Lotteries Have the Best Odds?

While the largest lottery jackpots often attract the most entries, they often have the longest odds. But with numbers this...
May 4, 2019 3 min read
Calder Casino
Top 10s

The 14 Most Annoying People You’ll Find at Every Casino

What’s not to love when you’re down at the casino playing your favorite games or hitting up the slots? The...
April 23, 2019 4 min read
Top 10s

Top 10 Animals Most Likely To Go Extinct

On April 22 the world will celebrate Earth Day, but what exactly does that mean? Back in 1970s USA students...
April 15, 2019 5 min read
Weighing scales
Sports, Top 10s

Can You Guess The Top 10 Fattest Footballers?

Most professional footballers (soccer players) are in tip-top physical condition. But, when the glory days are gone and they hang...
April 10, 2019 5 min read
Atlantic City
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

10 Foods You Need to Try in Atlantic City

Las Vegas may be the number one tourist destination in the US, but Atlantic City still draws a steady crowd...
April 8, 2019 4 min read
Las Vegas Skyline night
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

10 Best Value Resorts and Hotels in Las Vegas

Not everyone heading to America's playground is doing so in order to gamble. Plenty of Las Vegas visitors come to...
April 2, 2019 4 min read
How-To, Places To Gamble

Casino Hosts: How to get One and Make the Most of Your Rewards

Whether you're visiting your local casino or the Las Vegas strip, a casino host can take your experience to the...
March 27, 2019 4 min read

Win-Loss: Your Guide to Gambling Winnings Taxation

Even the biggest winners in the casino can become losers if they don't account for taxes. With tax season upon...
March 21, 2019 3 min read
Dead man's hand
Guides, Poker

What is the Dead Man’s Hand in Poker?

The dead man's hand is a slang term used in poker for a two pair of black aces and black...
March 17, 2019 4 min read
Titanfall Xbox One Bundle
Guides, Top 10s

10 Vile Comments Said to Female Online Gamers

Contrary to the cliché view of gamers, adult women represent a greater portion of the video game playing population than...
March 14, 2019 3 min read
race track
Sports, Top 10s

10 Weirdest Olympic Sports of All Time

It's official: breakdancing is now on the list of confirmed sports for the 2024 Olympics. I, for one, can't wait....
February 28, 2019 3 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks, Top 10s

Top 10 Insider Casino Tips Leaked on Reddit

From which games to avoid to which bets are best, you can always trust the casino dealers and other staff...
February 24, 2019 3 min read
Insider Insights, Top 10s

10 Crazy Casino Secrets We Learned From Reddit

Casinos have all kinds of secrets they don't want you to know. But over on Reddit, thanks to AMAs and...
February 13, 2019 3 min read
Top 10s

Most Surprising Gamblers to Get Caught Stealing Money

Certain gamblers are cliché, right? The business person playing table games during a work trip to Las Vegas, or the...
February 11, 2019 4 min read
Blackjack table
Guides, Industry, Strategy, Tips & Tricks

When Should You Surrender in Blackjack?

Far too many people seem to take Winston Churchill's stirring speech to heart when it comes to blackjack, with a...
February 9, 2019 4 min read
Red computer keys
Guides, Hacks

Hacking in Games: Not just for the n00bs

Hacking and video games have always seemed to go together. From the early days of the Konami code that saw...
February 5, 2019 5 min read
Las Vegas strip
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

You Won’t Believe How Much These Casinos Spent on Renovations

Casino owners want gamblers to enjoy the biggest, best, and most lavish gaming experiences possible. And they're in constant competition...
February 2, 2019 4 min read
Roulette wheel
Guides, How-To

How to Cash a Two-Party Check Without the Other Person at a Casino

Planning on cashing a check at your favorite casino instead of taking a big pile of cash with you to...
January 25, 2019 3 min read
EU Brexit flags
Guides, Industry, Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

Brexit Chaos Means Countless Betting Opportunities

In 2016, then UK Prime Minister David Cameron called an extraordinary referendum on the country leaving the European Union -...
January 21, 2019 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble, Top 10s

Top 10 Airbnbs in Las Vegas

For a long time, it was believed that Airbnb would never “crack” Las Vegas. Why stay in someone's converted garage...
January 19, 2019 4 min read