As 2018 starts and I begin my 25th year of writing this column, I have a few traditions.
One of them is to kick off the new year with a few words of caution.
All year long, there are games and strategies to explore and fun stories from readers..more[The following is an excerpted chapter from the book You’ve Got Heat – The Vegas Card Counting Adventures of LV Pro.
The book chronicles the true story of a low roller named Barfarkel (pseudonym), who set a goal of increasing his playing bankroll from $2,000 to $10,000 by becoming an advantage blackjack player..more In terms of gambling, it's been a good January.
We've got one early casino opening, a couple of online gambling firsts and a triumphant million-dollar poker win.
What more could you ask for, other than winning your own million dollars? Resorts World Catskills plans early opening Resorts World Catskills is bumping up its opening date from 1 March to 8 February – prime time for guests to enjoy Lunar New Year celebrations.
Resorts World Catskills, about 90 miles north of New York City the largest casino in New York State, will feature over 2,000 slot machines, 150 table games, an 18-hole golf course and 332 luxury suites.
There's no mention of why this change has been implemented, so we can only assume that everyone's just really, really excited..more QUESTION: I notice that video slot machines have more different symbols per reel than three-reel slots.
On three-reel games, I figure a normal game has something like cherries, single bars, double bars, triple bars, 7s and a jackpot symbol. On video slots, you might see five or more symbols based on the game theme, plus A-K-Q-J-10..more Question: I am an English college student currently studying in London.
As part of a research task, I decided to look into the way mathematically true randomness was integrated in slot machines.
As I have gathered, you are an expert in slot machines both in how they work and how to maximise the player's profit from it.
I had a few questions concerning this research..more OK, this column might ruin your fun if you are a craps player. As a busy-bodied gambling writer, I want everyone to see craps the way I see it because, well, I am right.