Two major UK bookmakers side by side on the high street

Tattoo Parlours vs Bookmakers: Who Dominates the High Street?

The British high street is changing. Stores are closing by the hundred day-by-day, and town centres are now defined by a few surviving industries. Two things they are seemingly full of are tattoo parlours and bookmakers. But that's not to say both industries are healthy. Why...

August 18, 2018 5 min read
Popular tattoos that people may regret

What Are the Odds Of You Regretting Your Next Tattoo?

Tattoos are enjoying a golden era, with an estimated 18.25% of the population aged 18 years and older admitting to having body art located on them. Unfortunately, while they may seem like a good idea at the time, for some people the love of tattoos doesn't...

August 15, 2018 7 min read

Hollywood’s Most Notorious Gamblers

When it comes to high stakes gambling, it's certainly easier if you're a famous millionaire. Celebrities have always been drawn...
August 13, 2018 4 min read
A tattoo of Las Vegas and it's gambling reputation

Tattoo Addiction vs Gambling Addiction

Problem gambling is a well-known addiction, with several large organizations in place to help people overcome it. But how do...
August 9, 2018 6 min read
Elton John performing his show in Las Vegas

The Best Vegas Music Performances of All Time

Las Vegas, as Sin City, is considered the ultimate destination for gamblers around the world, but it has far more...
August 6, 2018 5 min read
The bull pen where majority of the casino games ran

The Casino In Nevada State Prison

Before it was closed on 18th May, 2012, Nevada State Prison had a reputation for being one of the most...
August 2, 2018 4 min read
Someone holding a knife and shark fin after attacking the animal

The Odds of Sharks Reaching Extinction in the Next 30 Years

Try to imagine a world without sharks. It should be hard to comprehend, but new research has found that it...
July 29, 2018 4 min read

10 Things More Likely to Kill You Than a Shark

In the weeks and months following the release of the original movie Jaws, people were afraid to go into any...
July 26, 2018 4 min read
Tim Wiese is a former goalkeeper turned WWE wrestler

The 10 Weirdest Jobs Ex Footballers Went on to Have

A footballer's career is often a short one. For roughly 20 years, professional players are living the dream and earning...
July 23, 2018 4 min read
Night time in the heart of Macau

How to Spend 24 Hours in Macau

Macau saw its gaming revenue increase by 19% during 2017, proving that the Chinese enclave is firmly back as one...
July 20, 2018 4 min read
Gangsters having a private game of poker

Why is Gambling Associated with Crime?

Whether it's in movies, TV or popular culture, casinos and gambling are depicted as part of a criminal underworld, or...
July 16, 2018 4 min read
A typical example of how gamblers end their long sessions

What Happens to the Biggest Gambling Losers?

Part of the allure of gambling is the chance to win big, but also the thrill of a big risk....
July 14, 2018 6 min read
The main hall of the Venetian casino floor in Macau

How Casinos Are Designed to Keep You Playing For Longer

As you may or may not know, design heavily influences action. Pretty much everything around us is designed to make...
July 11, 2018 4 min read
Betting action from the most popular scene in James Bond: Casino Royale

10 Bets on the Big Screen

Nothing makes a good movie like a tense story line, and when stakes are high, tensions are higher. Best way...
July 9, 2018 6 min read
The Atlantic City strip behind the beach

How to Spend 24 Hours in Atlantic City

Atlantic City was once called “America's Playground”, and though the glory days of this New Jersey town may have been...
July 7, 2018 4 min read
A header representing Jamaican and English footballers

All-Time Starting XI of England Footballers with Jamaican Roots

The Caribbean island of Jamaica has plenty of sporting pedigree. As a former territory of the British Empire and place...
July 5, 2018 6 min read
Extreme Ironing taking place whilst people skydive

10 Sports That Never Caught On

Sports betting is popular around the world. You can bet on football, soccer, basketball, rugby, baseball, cricket, golf, tennis and...
July 2, 2018 5 min read
Anthony Hopkins plays a serial killer in the film, Hannibal

What Are the Odds of Being a Serial Killer’s Victim?

Whether you're one of the millions of people who watch Criminal Minds or you prefer your serial killers to be...
June 29, 2018 3 min read
One of the greens at The Open Championship in Scotland

The 7 Greatest Open Championship Underdog Stories

The Open Championship is the oldest major golf tournament and has been the focal point of drama ever since the...
June 26, 2018 4 min read
Inside the venue of a major League of Legends tournament

5 eSports Everyone Will Be Gambling On In The Future

After many years of professional eSports tournaments, it's hilarious how many articles still go around laughing at the idea that...
June 24, 2018 4 min read
A Tennis player on a clay court surface

How do the world’s top tennis pros handle the transition from clay to grass?

Tennis has the fairly unique demand of its players that you must be able to perform on different surfaces. Granted,...
June 20, 2018 4 min read
The Las Vegas strip at night

How to Spend 24 Hours in Las Vegas

The city of Las Vegas is on the bucket list of many travellers across the world but once your plane...
June 18, 2018 5 min read
The NBA Draft Lottery that decides the order of the draft

The Biggest NBA Draft Shocks and Surprises of the 21st Century

With the 2018 NBA Finals now over,  after Golden State Warriors defeated Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0, teams will be starting to...
June 16, 2018 3 min read
A typical roulette wheel from a land-based casino

10 Songs to Make Your Gambling Experience Epic

Many games put a lot of effort into their soundtracks or sound effects, trying to build an immersive and exhilarating...
June 14, 2018 4 min read
The FIFA World Cup trophy

2018 World Cup Dream Team of Players Born Overseas

Check out our starting XI from the players displayed in our World Cup map along with some key information about...
June 8, 2018 5 min read
Aidan O'Brien, one of the most successful horse racing trainers

Incredible Aidan O’Brien Royal Ascot Stats

What is it with Irish-trained runners at major British horse racing festivals? If it’s not Gordon Elliott and Willie Mullins...
June 7, 2018 4 min read
Inside Resorts World Sentosa, one of the most modern casinos in the world

Alternative Casinos From Around the World

Gambling is thrilling. It’s not for the faint-hearted it’s for those who seek adventure. With the boom in online casinos...
June 4, 2018 6 min read
Professional Poker player, Phil Ivey
Celebrities & Poker Pros

The Biggest Losers – Famous Casino Losers

The old saying goes that the house always wins. It's a theory that every gambler reluctantly accepts but knows they...
May 21, 2018 3 min read
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to wed

The Royal Wedding Odds

This weekend the most hotly-anticipated event takes place in London when two sides come face-to-face in a match-up of epic...
May 17, 2018 3 min read
Horses competing at the Grand National, a race considered to be the world's best

Famous Horses Through the Years

Horse racing is commonly referred to the “Sport of Kings” and over the years there have been a number of...
May 14, 2018 5 min read
actors in casino films

Casino Film & TV’s Most Frequent Actors

The film and TV industry is renowned for typecasting roles and that is no different when it comes to productions...
May 2, 2018 4 min read
The haunted Taj Mahal Casino that is being renovated as the Hard Rock Casino

Top 10 Haunted Places in Atlantic City

Atlantic City was once a vibrant tourist destination during the 20th century but has since suffered as a result of...
April 28, 2018 4 min read

Industry Interview: Play’n GO Says the Future is in Augmented Reality

Next up in our series of interviews with the online gambling industry’s biggest hitters, is Peter Nikashin, Marketing Manager at...
April 20, 2018 6 min read

The Best Locations for UFO Sightings in the USA

Are you desperate to see a UFO? Or perhaps you actually want to avoid ever experiencing an alien encounter. Never...
April 18, 2018 4 min read
The Canto Bight Casino from The Last Jedi

Why The Last Jedi Blu-Ray Needs To Explore Canto Bight Casino

Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi is set to be released on Blu-Ray and DVD on 27th March this year...
April 4, 2018 4 min read
A casino through the eyes of a Virtual Reality headset

Exploring The World’s First Casino ‘VR Zone’

World renowned casino software developer IGT and Taiwanese electronics firm HTC have confirmed that they have agreed a partnership deal...
March 29, 2018 3 min read

Here’s What Atari’s New Console Will Look Like

Atari became a popular computer game brand in the 1970s, when it developed a range of classic titles such as...
March 29, 2018 3 min read