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What you need to know about video poker


Video poker has been around since the mid-1970s, and has been popular in casinos and other gambling venues across the world since the 1980s. This was when solid state processing units were combined with television-like monitors. The popularity of the machines grew as technology progressed. Video poker machines were less intimidating for recreational and casual players than real poker played at casino tables.

Feel the heat of the kitchen with Harveys slot


Harveys is a slots game with a restaurant theme, which invites players into the virtual setting of a fancy catering venue. The theme shapes every aspect of this 25-line, five reel, multiple coin game, with handsome waiters, chefs and dinner mints all being used as symbols.

The difference between American and European roulette


Roulette is one of the oldest and most popular casino games around. Players have been spinning the wheel, crossing their fingers and hoping that there ball would land on their lucky number for years. However, there are two versions of the game; American and European roulette.

Five sports stars who gamble


Playing on any of the casino games that are available today is both thrilling and entertaining, whether it’s a spin on the slots or a game of poker. With that in mind, it’s inevitable that people from all walks of life will want to sample the excitement, and yes, that includes sports stars.

Starlight Kiss – time for a little romance while you win big money!


Sometimes you want thrills and spills with your slots, but there’s got to be time for a little romance in your life, right? And with Microgaming’s Starlight Kiss slot, the romance is dialled right up to 11. From the delicate piano strains of the soundtrack to the beautiful moonlit night backdrop of a beautiful rose garden everything about Starlight Kiss says full-on romance. Yes, it’s as cheesy as a paperback romance novel, but it’s also really sweetly done, and best of all, there’s enough bonus features to sweep you off your feet with the winnings!

Significant investment to improve Rideau Carelton Raceway

Rideau Carelton Raceway

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) have recently announced plans that will see the Rideau Carleton Raceway in Ottawa receive something of a makeover. The new proposal outlines plans that will add a hotel and entertainment venue, which will combine to create hundreds of extra jobs in the process.

Big few months ahead for German poker players


Germany has long been known for producing excellent poker players, particularly over recent years with the emergence of the likes of Fedor Holz and Ole Schemion. They have made millions thanks to their skill, confidence and patience at the tables. And, Christian Christner is the latest German to land a big win after he secured over $1.45m at a recent event in Vegas, that was dominated by the Germans.

A brief history of slots in Canada


When the very first slot machines appeared way, way back in the mid-1800s, things were oh so different to what we now enjoy playing here online with Lucky Nugget Casino. These automated gambling machines were simple things, but still had all the thrills of the modern machines.

Recent law allowing gambling in Japan will see profits rise


After well over a decade of talks, arguments and indecision, December 2016 proved to be a landmark moment for gambling in Japan, when the long-awaited casino bill was finally passed. Although it’s still not believed that land based casinos will be in operation until 2022, yet investors have already recognised the impact this could have on the economy.