Casinos where the luck ran too hot

Casinos where the luck ran too hot

Jul 24, 2015

“Is it hot?” is one of the questions that you often hear about casinos – hot means lucky, that fate is being kind to you, that the cards, the dice, the slots are falling in your favour. There’s lots of interesting stories about casinos, but some of the biggest stories are about the disasters that have befallen casinos around the world. In this article we...

Who are the big casino cheats?

Who are the big casino cheats?

Jul 17, 2015

If you have ever spent any time in a casino or even playing casino games online, it is bound to cross your mind as to whether there is any way that you could cheat the system in order to increase your chances of winning. While any attempt to cheat at casino games would obviously be illegal and is not something to be encouraged, over the years there have been a...

Should we pray to the patron saint of gambling?

Should we pray to the patron saint of gambling?

Jul 9, 2015

Perhaps you wouldn’t necessarily expect there to be a patron saint of gambling, but there is. It’s Saint Cajetan. The concept of a patron saint is something particularly embrace by the Roman Catholic faith – a person who has been recognised as a saint who becomes a heavenly advocate of a nation, place, craft, activity, class, clan, family, or person. If...

What are the most popular gambling games in Asia?

What are the most popular gambling games in Asia?

Jun 24, 2015

Wherever you are in the world, or whatever casino you are in, much of the activity that you will see will be familiar. Many of the games are the same the worldover, and the gambling industry has become fairly international in the way it operates and the way it markets itself to its gambling clientele no matter where they are from. However there are still some...

The best casino movies

The best casino movies

May 6, 2015

There is something about the world of casinos and gambling that attracts screenwriters and storytellers. Some of the best movies of all time have either been set in casinos or have casino games as an essential element of the action. In this article we take a look at the nine best casino movies that we have seen.   1. The Casino (1995) Possibly the...

Interesting facts about casinos

Interesting facts about casinos

Jul 23, 2014

Casinos and casino games are a lot of fun. In years gone by, casinos were generally restricted to major destinations such as Monte Carlo and Las Vegas, but with relaxation of gambling laws around the world you can now find casinos in most major cities. In this article we take a look at some fun facts about casinos and casino games. Time stands still   In...

The top 5 mistakes gamblers make at casinos

The top 5 mistakes gamblers make at casinos

Jul 2, 2014

When you step into a casino you want to have a bit of fun, hopefully win some money, and hopefully not lose too much money. But if you are just learning how to play casino games, or if you have not been to many casinos, they can be fairly overwhelming places. However you want to look as if you know what you are doing and ensure that you do not make any silly...