Saskatoon’s Casinos And Bingo Halls Reopen

Ben Hamill - June 27, 2021

On Sunday morning, dozens of people were lined up outside of Casino Regina. Many of them were looking for a return to regular life as residents in Saskatoon were finally allowed to visit casinos and Bingo halls once more. As of 20 June, t...Read More

Rank Bingo Revenue Skyrockets

Ben Hamill - October 18, 2019

The age of digital Bingo is here to stay. This is yet again evident from the information recently released by The Rank Group with regards to the performance of its Mecca retail Bingo venues vs. that of its online digit...Read More

Jacksonville Councilwoman Pushes For Bingo

Ben Hamill - March 11, 2019

Bingo has long been recognized as having definite redemptive qualities, especially when it comes to relieving the soul-destroying loneliness so often experienced by the ageing. Many Bingo halls struggle financially, and for many reasons n...Read More

End Of An Era For The Bingo Haus

Ben Hamill - March 08, 2019

To many, Bingo night isn’t something they enjoy on the off and on, instead; it’s a way of life. Just ask Wilma Unrein and Ollie Billinger. Every Friday night, the friends sit side by side at The Bingo Haus in Hays, Kansas, dau...Read More

How Bingo Remains Relevant

Ben Hamill - March 06, 2019

Despite that admissions to land-based halls have been on a steady decline all over the world, and most notably in the UK, it’s an entirely different story when it comes to online Bingo. And this is definitely not a bad thing for the...Read More

Bingo Hall Causes Problems with Wampanoag Tribe

Ben Hamill - March 05, 2019

The small Massachusetts town of Aquinnah is in all likelihood trying to bite off more than what it can chew. Situated on the island Martha’s Vineyard, the town is in close proximity to the Wampanoag Tribe of the Gay Head. Plans are ...Read More

Mobile Bingo’s 2018 Boom

Ben Hamill - January 09, 2019

Bingo is clearly here to stay. Online and mobile versions of the classic game have soared in popularity over the past few years, and mobile games in particular were unbelievably successful throughout the course of 2018. But why has mobil...Read More

Alberta’s Gaming Revenues On the Rise

Ben Hamill - January 07, 2019

Following two years of concerning revenue decline, gambling revenues in Alberta have managed to turn themselves around of late. Earnings grew by $4 million during the course of 2018, driven primarily by increased use of video lottery term...Read More

The Evolution of Bingo Halls

Ben Hamill - January 01, 2019

Way back in the 1960s, bingo players used to select one day a week on their calendars to set aside for their favourite game. On this particular evening, they would disappear into a cloud of cigarette smoke to chat, socialize, and enjoy th...Read More

Side Games Make Online Bingo Even Better

Ben Hamill - October 29, 2018

Whether you’re playing at your favorite or a licensed Canadian online casino, almost every offering you’ll find will come accompanied by a few action-packed side games. Some are offered to keep you entertained between draws, ...Read More

OLG Pays Out $36.9m in Non-Tax Q2 Revenues

Ben Hamill - October 26, 2018

Communities that host casinos, bingo halls, and other gaming facilities in Ontario have now received some impressive checks, courtesy of the . Last Friday, the Crown Corporation paid out its Q2 non-tax gaming revenue payments that came ve...Read More

Online Bingo Hits UK Halls Hard

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2018

With the many thousands of games now available on the Internet, traditional land based bingo halls across the pond in the UK are continuing to take a dive. The legacy of the iconic pastime first began during the 1500’s, . Later, th...Read More