Marc Meltzer

Sigma Derby: The Coin-op Sport of Kings

Sigma Derby: The Coin-op Sport of Kings

Sigma Derby, a coin operated electro-mechanical horse race game, was introduced to casinos almost 30 years ago. Since its release it’s become a cult classic similar to movies like Rocky Horror Picture Show. It was never the most popular game in the casino but the people that enjoy Sigma Derby looooooooooove Sigma Derby. Today you…

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Best Bar Top Video Poker for Beer Drinkers

Best Bar Top Video Poker for Beer Drinkers

There’s a lot to love about Las Vegas but getting freebies might be everyone’s favorite - even if the freebies aren’t technically “free”. Those complimentary drinks you receive while playing slot machines or blackjack in Las Vegas aren’t exactly free. You’ll only receive those drinks if you’re spending money. Additionally, you should be tipping drink…

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Top 10 Places to Watch Football

Top 10 Places to Watch Football

Las Vegas has changed a lot recently and that’s a good thing for sports fans. Football fans and bettors no longer have to race down to the casino sports book at 9am to secure a seat to watch games on a Saturday or Sunday. There are now a host of locations to catch the games.…

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Slot Machines That Caught Our Eye at G2E 2014

Slot Machines That Caught Our Eye at G2E 2014

The Global Gaming Expo (aka G2E) is a yearly gathering for the casino business. Casino operators have seminars to discuss the state of the business while buyers for casino companies roam the massive expo floor in search of new products to use in their casinos. The products that take up the most space on the…

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Top 10 Dining Deals

Top 10 Dining Deals

Our picks for the best dining deals in town.

Cheap eats are an endangered species, especially on The Strip. But, there are still deals to be found if you know where to look. Hard Rock Hotel - $7.77 Steak and Shrimp at Mr. Lucky’s. This special is available all day and night and isn’t advertised. This special isn't even on the menu so you'll…

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Where to Watch “The Big Game” (For Free)

Where to Watch “The Big Game” (For Free)

Las Vegas is unlike any other city during the Big Game. Sure you can watch the game anywhere, but you can’t wager on it just anywhere. No matter which teams people support (or have wagers on) there is a camaraderie with football fans that in unparalleled. The kinship is great and the energy is even…

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Top 10 Souvenir Cups

Top 10 Souvenir Cups

Looking for The Best Souvenir Cups in Vegas? This is Where You Find Them...

The Yard The yard long frozen drink is a staple on the Vegas Strip. You can find this at many different frozen drink shops since it’s not a themed drink cup. Not only does is say look at me but it contains more frozen booze than anyone should have in one drink. This isn’t really…

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Top 10 Poker Rooms in Las Vegas

Top 10 Poker Rooms in Las Vegas

Shuffle up and deal. It's time to swim with the sharks!

The Venetian The Sands poker room at The Venetian is the largest (59 tables) and probably the most popular poker room in Las Vegas. Games range anywhere from local grinders to big money to random tourists. Most poker rooms cater to just one of these type of players. The recently renovated poker room at The…