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Evolution Gaming Adds Multi-Player to Live Dealer Blackjack


Dec 2014

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Live Dealer gaming firm Evolution Gaming has announced that it has integrated a multi-player function to its live dealer blackjack game.

The product is dubbed “Bet Behind”, and includes the ability to allow an unlimited amount of players to jump …

Archie Karas Gets Probation for Card Marking


Nov 2014

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Prominent Las Vegas gambler Anargyros Karabourniotis has been given probation and ordered to pay $6,860 in restitution to the Barona Casino in San Diego, California after he plead guilty to burglary after he was found marking cards at the casino.…

Mark Wahlberg Stars in “The Gambler” Remake


Nov 2014

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American film star Mark Wahlberg is starring in a remake of the classic 1975 film “The Gambler”, which starred James Caan and has proven to be a classic among those who enjoy the activity.

Although the film is a reboot, …

World’s First Bitcoin Blackjack Games Launches


Nov 2014

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Internet betting operator BitCasino has announced that it has launched the world’s first Bitcoin powered blackjack games on its virtual gaming floor.

The new games will allow players to bet on up to five hands at once, with wager limits …

Playstudios Releases MyVegas Blackjack Mobile Game


Oct 2014

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California based software developer Playstudios has announced the release of the MyVegas Blackjack mobile game, which offers real-world incentives to playing the free game.

Available on Apple, Android, and Amazon devices, MyVegas Blackjack contains an array of themes that can …

Dana White Awarded Blackjack Championship Belt


Sep 2014

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UFC President Dana White was awarded with a “Blackjack championship belt” by the Palms Casino Resort after the casino banned him for winning $2 million during a serious hot streak.

White was kicked out of the casino in May when …

Ben Affleck Admits to Card Counting


Sep 2014

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Hollywood action star Ben Affleck has come out and admitted to Details Magazine that he was counting cards while playing blackjack, resulting in him being banned from a Las Vegas casino’s tables.

Affleck did not mention the casino he was …

Paddy Power Releases “Cash-Out Blackjack”


Aug 2014

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Irish retail and online betting firm Paddy Power has announced the release of a new online blackjack game for its web based casino, which it has dubbed “Cash-Out Blackjack”.

The game is unique in that players are given the opportunity …

Venetian, Palazzo Casinos Cut Blackjack Payout to 6/5


Aug 2014

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Two popular Las Vegas casinos have decided to cut blackjack payouts to players, reducing the typical 3/2 payout for blackjack down to the less popular 6/5.

The move is unpopular among players, but could become spread across Las Vegas, as …

New Blackjack Game “Free Bet” Emerges in California


Jul 2014

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A new blackjack game is making the rounds in northern Californian casinos, as the player friendly “Free Bet” is becoming popular.

Free Bet is a blackjack variant that looks and feels like the classic casino game, albeit with a few …