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 Marc Meltzer

Top 10 Blackjack

Top 10 Blackjack

Find the best blackjack tables in Las Vegas

The past year has been tumultuous for blackjack in Las Vegas. Many casinos, especially on the Vegas Strip, are changing rules of the game in order to increase the house edge and generate more profit. The casino business is in flux right now and trying to find ways to earn more revenue, while making their…

 Matt

The Renovated Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook

The Renovated Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook

One of the most famous race and sports books in Las Vegas is almost finished with an impressive renovation. Check out the photos below to see how it looks and find out why they call this sports book the Superbook. Walking into the Superbook you are greeting by a huge, shiny, 220 foot wide video…

 Marc Meltzer

Top 10 Sportsbooks

Top 10 Sportsbooks

Think you can beat the Vegas oddsmaker? Here are the best places to make that bet.

We are kicking off football season with a revised list of our favorite Sportsbooks in town. If you are in town and want to put some action on the games, here are some of the best places to visit: 1. The Mirage Race & Sports book The Mirage once had the best sportsbook in Las…

 Marc Meltzer

Throwback Thursday Blackjack at Binion’s Featuring $1 Blackjack

Throwback Thursday Blackjack at Binion’s Featuring $1 Blackjack

$1 Bets on Single Deck Blackjack Games! Who Said Vintage Vegas Hospitality was Dead?

One of the best deals in any casino right now can be found on Thursday nights at Binion’s Gambling Hall on Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas. Every week Binion’s hosts Throwback Thursday Blackjack featuring $1 hands of blackjack from noon-midnight. This $1 blackjack game is single deck, hand shuffled and pitched by the dealer.…

 Matt

5 Blackjack Tips for Beginners

5 Blackjack Tips for Beginners

Blackjack can be a fun and social way to spend an hour (or longer) and, if you play your cards right, is a game that doesn’t offer a large house advantage. As always, especially if you are on vacation, I believe that having fun should be high on your priority list. If you want to…

 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…

 Marc Meltzer

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…

 Marc Meltzer

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…

 Marc Meltzer

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…