The Rat Pack

The Rat Pack

By now most of us are familiar with a group that was dubbed “The Rat Pack” and their place in lore and mythology of Las Vegas. This was not a group in the normal sense of the word, but rather a transient group of entertainers …..

Siegfried and Roy

Siegfried and Roy

On those rare occasions when one finds themselves thinking dreamily about white tigers, thoughts about Siegfried and Roy cannot be far behind. This magical duo has been performing tricks (the legal kind) with the help of their white tigers for decades. The partnership began in …..

Sega Casino Game Review

Sega Casino Game Review

Have you ever played a game or seen a movie that is simply so “middle of the road” that you can’t be sure if you liked or disliked it? If not, play Sega Casino for the Nintendo DS, and be prepared for sheer emotional ambiguity. …..

Payout Poker & Casino

Payout Poker & Casino

This game would have been so much more satisfying if the promises leading up to the release were not such grand statements. Like most of the second Star Wars series, this game failed to live up to the hype. While promising a “Real World” casino …..

Frugal Gambler

Frugal Gambler

Jean Scott attempts to write a guide for the low roller with Frugal Gambler. This is not the norm with most gambling books that immediately assume that the gambler will be playing with a bankroll roughly the size of Arizona. Unfortunately, Scott doesn’t give the true …..

Casino Kid 2 Review

Casino Kid 2 Review

Sofel, the same company that brought you the horrific Casino Kid thought that one installment simply couldn’t satiate your thirst for ridiculous casino simulation. With that in mind, let us look at the second in a two-part epic, Casino Kid 2. The kid has grown …..

Caesar’s Palace Game Review

Caesar’s Palace Game Review

Ask the gamer community what the best games are in the casino genre, and you’ll normally get two answers: Vegas Stakes for the SNES and Caesar’s Palace for the PlayStation One. The most incredible fact about these answers is that neither is for one of …..

Bicycle Casino Game Review

Bicycle Casino Game Review

Are you just aching for some time in the casino, but can’t get away from home? Well, if that’s the case, here is your solution: go to the store, buy an Xbox if you don’t already have one and grab a copy of Bicycle Casino …..

The Martingale System

The Martingale System

This gambling “system” pre-dates the invention of probability and statistics. The principle simply consists of doubling up a wager following every loss. When the player wins, the player wins one unit. When the player loses, the player bets twice as many units. Should the player …..

New Orleans

New Orleans

The origin of casinos in America begins in the bayous of New Orleans. It was here where poker became the beginnings of the casino industry in America. Early versions of poker gained popularity in the Louisiana territory after traveling to the Big Easy with French …..