Grab the Chips: 10 Heist Films that Hit the House

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Hollywood actor and star of the Wolf of Wall Street Jonah Hill is currently making a film, based on a true story, about two hackers who discovered a bug in a particular make of video poker game. The canny pair worked out a combination of moves that caused the machine… Read more“Grab the Chips: 10 Heist Films that Hit the House”

Let’s Eat: Casinos That Serve Amazing Food

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From blackjack to béarnaise sauce. Table jumping has never been more appetizing. This week, we’re chowing down at the casino to find the world’s most delicious dining and gambling destinations. From the Michelin-starred delights of Macau and Las Vegas, to the street food of Singapore and the all-you-can-eat carnage on… Read more“Let’s Eat: Casinos That Serve Amazing Food”

Show me the money! 5 Outrageous Heists that Stunned the Strip

BOISE, IDAHO - NOVEMBER 18: The monopoly board game was first published by Parker Brothers, currently owned by Hasbro, in 1935

Las Vegas: the lights, the glitz, the glamour, the crime… In the city that never sleeps, there are always people looking to make a fast buck. Grinding it out at the poker table or getting lucky playing blackjack are options, but not everyone has the patience to play by the… Read more“Show me the money! 5 Outrageous Heists that Stunned the Strip”

Prepare to be Blown Away: 5 Fast and Furious Stunts Done in Vegas

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High speed beefcakes Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, and Jason Statham are back on the big screen this month, as the seventh iteration of the Fast and Furious franchise roars into life. If it’s thrilling stunts and death-defying action that butter your turbo-charged muffin, it could be time to head to… Read more“Prepare to be Blown Away: 5 Fast and Furious Stunts Done in Vegas”

Book your Spot at one of the 5 Hottest Casinos in the World

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Life’s a beach and occasionally a bet. If you like a little action when you head for your holidays, we’ve picked out a few dream destinations that fit the bill. Here’s where you can have a flutter when you’re slapping on the factor 50. #1. Las Vegas Surprise, surprise… The… Read more“Book your Spot at one of the 5 Hottest Casinos in the World”

Online Slots in the 22nd Century

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Predicting the future is a risky business. In fact: it’s the business that casinos and sportsbooks are built on. In 1994, the world’s first online casino hit the Internet. It’s been 21 years. Where is it now and what does the future hold? It’s ironic: today, one of the most… Read more“Online Slots in the 22nd Century”

The Fair Casino Fight: Using Your Wits to Win

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All’s fair in love and war. In the battle between player and casino, the spoils are shared and the odds are no secret. The casino’s profit is represented by the house edge: the margin of money that ends up staying at the table, when all the bets are paid. It’s… Read more“The Fair Casino Fight: Using Your Wits to Win”

Top 5 Casino Destinations in the World

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If you like playing casino games, you know that setting, atmosphere, choice and value are important. But with so many options out there, how do you choose where to play? We’ve done the research for you and checked out the gaming action in cities across the world, considering the choices… Read more“Top 5 Casino Destinations in the World”

When the Chips are Down, Las Vegas Knows How to Party

When the Chips are Down

Were you in Las Vegas for New Year’s Eve 2014? If not, it’s time to start saving for 2015. Every casino on the strip flexed its party muscle for a classic night of good time one-upmanship. Drake, Bruno Mars, Tony Bennett, Iggy Azalea, Calvin Harris, Olivia Newton-John and Snoop Dogg… Read more“When the Chips are Down, Las Vegas Knows How to Party”

Casino & Gambling Songs – Our Top Picks (Part 2)

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Continuing on from our pick of the top casino games and gambling inspired songs out there, here are a few more of our favourites – and an absolute blooper that makes our ‘what not to listen to’ category. 6) ROLL OF THE DICE by Bruce Springsteen (1992) This is why… Read more“Casino & Gambling Songs – Our Top Picks (Part 2)”