Atlantic City Casinos To Reopen On July 2

Ben Hamill - June 26, 2020

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has cleared Atlantic City’s casinos to reopen on July 2. This means that AC casinos will reopen just in time for this year’s 4th of July celebrations. Occupancy numbers will however b...Read More

Atlantic City’s Casinos Headed For A Storm

Ben Hamill - May 06, 2019

Casinos in Atlantic City face an uncertain future. And whilst the monopoly is safe for now, this may not last indefinitely. The story of Atlantic City’s casinos is one that leaves the reader with a distinct feeling of restless uneas...Read More

Borgata Ordered To Forfeit Illegal Winnings

Ben Hamill - March 31, 2019

The famous Borgata casino has to date handed over winnings to the tune of $107,000 to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement; with every last penny being part and parcel of winnings that were won by either self-excluded or underage...Read More

The Showboat Gets Its Casino Back

Ben Hamill - March 25, 2019

Atlantic City’s land-based gambling industry is hot and happening, and it has been so for the most part. But a couple of years back the industry seemed to reach an all-time low, which caused four of the region’s casinos to clo...Read More

Hard Rock Sues Atlantic City in Tax Appeal

Ben Hamill - January 30, 2019

Hard Rock International is determined to stay true to the phrase, ‘the house always wins’. The casino operator has launched a legal battle against the New Jersey city of Atlantic City, and the metropolis now owes the operator ...Read More

Atlantic City Abuzz with Ocean Resort Sale Rumors

Ben Hamill - January 14, 2019

Ocean Resort Casino (ORC) over in Atlantic City could be back up for sale very soon, despite having been operational for a mere six months to date. Recently, a local news agency released a report on a lawsuit filed by one Joey Morrissey;...Read More

Hard Rock Announces The Ultimate Sleigh Ride

Ben Hamill - December 18, 2018

Fancy driving around in your very own 2019 Ford Raptor before the New Year has even officially arrived? Then the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City, which is located in the recently liberated state of New Jersey, is the place to be....Read More

Unibet Takes First Steps Into The US Market

Ben Hamill - December 18, 2018

The US sportsbetting and gaming market beckons to all those who are willing to heed the call. One such company is Unibet. Thanks to a live casino partnership with the undisputed masters of live casino, the company will be making its first...Read More

Hollywood-Inspired Casino Crime in Atlantic City

Ben Hamill - December 05, 2018

The word is still out as to whether it was the movie about the heist, or the heist in the movie about the heist, that inspired a real modern-day casino crime, but the chain of unfortunate events that recently left Ocean Resort and Atlanti...Read More

Hard Rock And GiG Enter US Sports Betting

Ben Hamill - December 05, 2018

It’s an innovative partnership built on equal capability and a shared passion for the entertainment business, and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City and the Gaming Innovation Group joint venture will soon ensure the iconic...Read More

Atlantic City Mayor Evades Casino Fight Charges

Ben Hamill - December 01, 2018

The mayor of Atlantic City will reportedly not be prosecuted for his recent fighting scandal outside a local casino. The governing official recently got into a late-night brawl outside one of the boardwalk’s busiest gambling destina...Read More

Slots Sales Soar at North American Casinos

Ben Hamill - November 07, 2018

The gaming industry has certainly taken some interesting turns this year, both in Canada and in the neighbouring USA. However, one thing has remained relatively consistent: the growth of slots gaming at casinos in both North American nati...Read More

Rounders Celebrates 20 Years of Popularity

Ben Hamill - September 28, 2018

Action-packed poker film Rounders officially hit theaters 20 years ago on September 13, 1998! Back in the 90’s, the film – which cost around $12 million to produce – wasn’t the biggest hit at first...Read More

Online Casino Games Lift Atlantic City Revenues

Ben Hamill - January 15, 2017

Online Casinos originally threatened Atlantic City, now they are keeping those same casinos afloat.
There is a noteworthy irony taking place in the Atlantic City gambling industry as the land-based casinos that...Read More