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The Devils Game: Roulette

The Devils Game: Roulette

January 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Roulette is often considered one of the easiest casino games for inexperienced casino goers, and generally requires no prior knowledge to play the game. The game is actually fairly easy to win, because it has one of the highest house advantages: there are multiple bets that offer a near 50 percent chance at winning.

How Tech Has Transformed Bingo

How Tech Has Transformed Bingo

December 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Bingo isn’t just about paper and colorful dobbers anymore. It’s going mobile! Check out the following infographic to learn about how technology has transformed bingo as we know it.

History of the Lottery

History of the Lottery

May 28, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Scholars disagree as to who started the lottery, but one thing’s for sure…it’s been around for a long time. This infographic from Best Online Accounting Degrees takes a look at its history as well as providing some interesting statistics.

How to Win at Blackjack

How to Win at Blackjack

May 15, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

If you’re familiar with the term “The House Always Wins,” then you may want to pay attention. In the infographic below, Sycuan Casino attempts to break that myth by illustrating some techniques and methods that will help increase your odds of winning at blackjack.

Blackjack: Hit or Stand?

Blackjack: Hit or Stand?

May 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

New players often ask themselves how to master their abilities on card games, especially on those with higher odds of winning such as Blackjack. You can’t become a pro if you don’t master the very basic rules and strategy of the game. That’s exactly why Palace of Chance has created this infographic for you with the help of Greg Elder, a professional gambler and author of books such as “Gamblers Fight Back” and more.

Can Online Gambling Pay the Nation’s Bills?

Can Online Gambling Pay the Nation’s Bills?

April 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

A study in March 2012 found that the UK’s online gambling industry employed 7,204 people to help cater for this growing obsession. From football to poker, there are always events going on that encourage gambling. This infographic from Casinoportalen.com looks at the effect this has on the economy.

High Stakes Celebrities – Gambling With Fame

High Stakes Celebrities – Gambling With Fame

March 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

In this infographic by Online Gambling Sites, see how celebrities spend their fortunes at the casino. From blackjack, to roulette, to sports betting, many celebrities lose control while gambling. Many also like to gamble on business and love. See who had the most costly business blunders and divorces as well as who is in the hole from gambling. You might be surprised as to who gambles the most.

Roulette vs Blackjack

Roulette vs Blackjack

March 11, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Here is an infographic by 24hpoker about two of the most popular casino games – blackjack and roulette. Interesting statistics, stories, charts and tips for players can be found within. Roulette odds table and basic blackjack strategy can be useful for those who want to try forces in these games.

The Bingo Breakdown

The Bingo Breakdown

January 22, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Many tourists associate England as synonymous with rain, fish ‘n’ chips and the Royal family, but the prevalence of bingo culture should also be high-ranked on the list. This quintessential pastime is one of the country’s famed leisure activities, and evident in the 699 licensed and operating bingo clubs around Great Britain. Every day, an approximate 500 bingo clubs link together to play the National Game, with one exception made on Christmas! More than three million people play bingo regularly in the UK.

The Greatest Underdog Upsets

The Greatest Underdog Upsets

November 13, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

When it comes to gambling, you usually want to bet on whatever has the best odds, but sometimes, to win the big bucks, you might want to bet on the underdog. This infographic presented by Casino.org highlights the greatest underdog upsets in sports history. Check it out below to learn more.

Poker Stats: Battle of the Sexes

Poker Stats: Battle of the Sexes

September 26, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Poker is often seen as a male oriented game. Us over here at CardsChat wanted to see if this was truly the case, and if it was, we also wanted to find out how women fared against men. The results can be found below in the following infographic by cardschat.

The Amazing Growth Of Online Gambling

The Amazing Growth Of Online Gambling

August 28, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic from Pokersites.com takes a look at the amazing growth of online gambling in the United Kingdom and United States over the past 15 years, from a market that didn’t exist to one worth over $30 billion annually. Gambler or not, the stats may amaze you!

Bringing Down the House

Bringing Down the House

August 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Everyone wants to win big when it comes to gambling. But some people would rather cheat their way to the top. Cheating in casinos has been going on for years, and still does to this day. However, it’s a lot harder to get away with it now. This infographic presented by Pokersites.com highlights some of the most famous casino cheaters in history and what tricks and gadgets they used to cheat their way to a win.

The Most Famous Celebrity Gamblers

The Most Famous Celebrity Gamblers

August 8, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a look at famous Hollywood celebrities wins and losses at casinos and poker rooms. The infographic by Titan Casino is amazing to evaluate what could have been purchased with impressive losses made by some of these Hollywood giants!