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What to Expect from the Hard Rock Expansion

After receiving backing from the zoning council of the city of Ottawa, the Hard Rock Raceway and Casino will go ahead with their plans to expand. This redevelopment will cost around CA$318 million in renovations and as a multi-phase expansion plan will run over a period of five years before it is fully completed. Phase [...]

By | 2018-05-16T13:29:55+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Gambling News|Comments Off on What to Expect from the Hard Rock Expansion

Celebrities who Could Become Professional Gamblers

Celebrities sometimes seem to have everything they could possibly need and want. They have the money, fancy cars and clothes, big houses, and holiday homes in various destinations around the world. Then just when you thought that was all, some are even fortunate enough to be blessed with the luck we all so desperately desire [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:57:20+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Entertainment, Gambling News|Comments Off on Celebrities who Could Become Professional Gamblers

Slot Machine Myths Busted

Whether you’re playing slots at an online casino or at an actual casino venue, the same rumours circulate around slot machines. The main purpose of casino games is to entertain. However, many players believe they have these games of complete chance down to a science, or even a superstitious belief. Ironically, this is the biggest [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:01:36+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Gambling News|Comments Off on Slot Machine Myths Busted

SXSW 2017

South by South West (also known as SXSW) is a festival that takes place in Austin, Texas in March every year. It first began in 1987 and has been growing ever since its inception. The festival lasts for 10 days and has three major forums that include music, film and an interactive element (largely focused [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:01:21+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Gambling News|Comments Off on SXSW 2017

James Romero Wins WPT Main Event

The World Poker Tour (WPT) is a collection of international poker tournaments and is made up of different events. WPT began in the U.S. in 2002 and has been a strong international poker event ever since. The main event in WPT is the Five Diamond World Poker Classic which James Romero won this year (2016). [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:05:37+00:00 December 11th, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on James Romero Wins WPT Main Event

What Poker Can Teach Us

Poker is not just a recreational game played for fun. There are some valuable skills one can learn in poker that can be used in your own personal life. Whether it’s analysing the variables or dealing with failure, poker skills are actually worthwhile life skills. Here are some poker skills you can harness in real [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:58:43+00:00 October 29th, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on What Poker Can Teach Us

Three of the Best Casino Themed Movies

It’s no secret that the casino themed movies provide some of the most exciting forms of entertainment. This has been a popular theme for Hollywood movies for years with some of the classics even being rebooted for newer generations. There’s something intriguing about a good old fashioned casino heist or a suave badass gentleman who [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:59:45+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on Three of the Best Casino Themed Movies

Sydney’s tallest building could soon be a casino resort

Barangaroo Casino Resort will stand at a gigantic 270m high and will cost James Packer a grand total of AUS$1.5 billion to create. It could quite possibly stand taller than the Sydney Tower. In order to make space for this exciting new Aussie enterprise, a new pier will need to be constructed over the Barangaroo [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:00:59+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on Sydney’s tallest building could soon be a casino resort

The Tale of the ‘Dead Man’s Hand’

Typically speaking, ‘Dead Man’s Hand’ consist of a pair of black aces and a pair of black eights in a game of poker. This in itself is nothing special, however, a shroud of mystery cloaks the tale of the dead man’s hand as it hails back to the ‘Old West’. Some tales even claim that [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:00:05+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on The Tale of the ‘Dead Man’s Hand’

World Poker Tour

The World Poker Tour showdown has been in progress since March 31, 2016. The game play has continued over the past few days, with Friday April 15th 2016 marking the beginning of the ultimate showdown which is expected to have a $3500 buy-in. However, despite the tournaments making big news, it is the introduction of [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:58:14+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Gambling News|Comments Off on World Poker Tour