The largest Jackpot took place at the Excalibur in Las Vegas.  The year was 2003.

What Was The Biggest Ever Slot Machine Jackpot?

It was an unseasonably cool March weekend when a 25-year-old software engineer from Los Angeles rolled into Las Vegas. The unnamed software engineer made the 3-hour drive from Los Angeles to gamble a little and watch "March Madness", the annual NCAA basketball tournament. It was going to be ...

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What are the Most Popular Online Casino Games?

What are the most popular online casino games? This is a question that we see asked quite often. The truth is that the casino games that are most popular in casinos in Las Vegas and other locations are also the most popular online casino games. The top game? Slots. Slot machines, are,...

The casinos in Las Vegas are on a path to re-opening.

Which Las Vegas Casinos are Scheduled to Re-Open on June 4th?

Las Vegas casinos (and their many tens of thousands of employees) received some welcome news earlier this week after the Governor of the state signalled that they could re-open starting June 4th. There will be social distancing guidelines in place at Las Vegas casinos, and some things will be co...

The Casino King goes over the edge involved in popular gambling games.

Which Casino Game Gives The Biggest Edge To The Player?

Casino games are about finding the perfect balance of fun and the possibility to make money. There are some casino games where the "house" (aka the casino) has a massive edge. This would include games such as Keno, Big Six and Bonus Six. All of these games give a massive edge to the house, and y...

The legality of online casinos in the United States of America is discussed. Where is it legal to play?

Which US States Currently Offer Legal Online Casinos?

Legal sports betting is quickly spreading throughout the United States thanks to a landmark ruling by the Supreme Court in 2018, though legal online casino action is spreading at a much slower pace. Currently there are three US states that offer legal online casinos, with a fourth state set to c...

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What is "Wheel Tracking"?

One of the taller tales that people love to tell when it comes to the game of roulette is that some roulette wheels are "heavy" on one side, which will lead to the ball falling more often on one side than the other. This "theory" leads to the idea of "wheel tracking", which would involve observi...

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Is There Such A Thing as "Hot Numbers" in Roulette?

Let's say that you are playing roulette in a crowded casino. The ball has landed on 0 three out of the last ten spins. People start to murmur - is 0 the "hot number" right now? Is it smart to put down a bunch of money on 0, as it seems as though this is the "hot number" that is likely to hit onc...

What are the green payouts in the game of roulette?

What Are The Green Payouts in Roulette?

There are two types of roulette wheels - the American roulette wheel and the European roulette wheel. The American roulette wheel features the green 0 and 00, while the European roulette wheel features just the single green 0. Let's first cover the green payouts for the American roulette whe...

Online gambling ban - Illustration - Roulette wheel and card symbols with a red NO sign on top.

Why Is My Country Banned From An Online Casino Site?

So you have found an online casino site that looks really good and offers a very appealing first deposit bonus offer - you go to sign up for the site and are told that people from your country are not allowed to play on the site. What gives? What if you use cryptocurrencies? Shouldn't people fro...

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How To Limit Volatility When Playing at Crypto-Casinos

As you have likely come to realize, holding crypto-currencies can be a heart-stopping experience due to their extreme volatility. After all, you could conceivably purchase 10k Euros worth of Bitcoin on a Thursday, only to watch the value of your Bitcoins drop by 20% by Saturday. It has happened ...

The 2018 is projected to be a big year for online casinos in terms of revenues.

Juniper Research: Global Wagers To Hit $1 Trillion By 2022

Earlier this week, Juniper Research published a report titled "Mobile + Online Gambling: Casinos, Lotteries, Betting & VR 2018-2022". In the report, Juniper Research revealed that they are forecasting tremendous growth for the global gambling industry over the coming five years. To start, Ju...

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The Royal Panda Roulette Bonus

Royal Panda, which is one of the fastest-growing online casinos in the world, is currently offering new customers the opportunity to earn a first deposit bonus of 100%. Note: This offer can vary depending on which country you live in, and the offer is restricted to certain countries. For instanc...

Live roulette is offered at the Canadian online casino - PlayNow.com.

First Live Casino Launched in Canada

Playnow.com, which is an online casino site that is operated by the government of British Columbia in Canada, recently launched an "interactive casino experience" called Live Casino. This is notable as it marks the first time that a legal online casino site in Canada has offered "live casino" ac...

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What Are The Advantages of Playing At a Crypto Casino?

Unless you have been living under a rock, crypto currencies such as Ethereum, Bitcoin and Litecoin are seemingly taking over the world. As a matter of fact, as of this moment, crypto currencies currently have a value of roughly $600 billion, with Bitcoin leading the way with a capitalization in ...