An Introduction to Counting Cards

Television and movies make counting cards seem like a no-brainer. After a quick read through a guide or a brief explanation from a card counter, players find themselves at the tables raking in huge winnings without a care in the world. Unfortunately for players, the real world doesn’t exactly work that way. Counting cards is a relatively complicated skill that’s…

Man spends 24 hours inside Las Vegas casino and lives to tell about it

It’s easy to spend hours in a casino and not realize time has flown by. I’ve played Blackjack for 4 hours straight, missing a dinner reservation with a bunch on one trip to Vegas. I wasn’t betting big and going crazy by any stretch of the imagination. But I had some solid swings in both directions and everyone at the…

Game of the Month: Achilles

Transport yourself to ancient Greece with July’s game of the month – Achilles. Any fan of history will enjoy this exciting take on slot action, which features a full range of rewarding opportunities with components drawn from Greek mythology that are sure to help you immerse yourself in the gameplay. When you’re ready to get started, simply take your pick…

New Game: Cash Bandits

Drop your donuts, and dodge the cops! CoolCat Casino’s newest slot from the pros at Real Time Gaming will put your bandit skills to the test. If you’ve got what it takes to crack the code, you could be on your way to unbelievably lucrative winnings to go alongside an exciting gaming experience. So, are you ready to get cracking,…

The hands-down best bets on the casino floor

Heard of sucker’s bets? Those are bets in which you’re pretty much guaranteed to lose, or in which the house has a ridiculous edge. Bets like Big 6 or 8 in craps. Bets like taking insurance in Blackjack. Bets like going to war in Casino War. Some argue that all casino bets are sucker’s bets because, well, the house always…

Niagara Falls gets major casino competition

Niagara Falls is worried. Big time. The city, which has relied on two casinos to attract tourists for decades, now faces new competition. No, not from a new casino across the Rainbow Bridge. Seneca Casino already exists just 1.1 miles down the street and across the river. The two Niagara Falls, Canada casinos and the US casino have managed to…

How did Slots become so popular?

The mystique surrounding the one-armed bandit is undeniable. Without a doubt, slot machines are the most popular game in both online and live casinos, but why is that the case? In many ways, the popularity of slots is an anomaly. To illustrate this fact, let’s compare slots to another one of the most popular casino options: blackjack. Blackjack’s popularity is…

Monthly Promotion: Celebrate your Independence with CoolCat Casino

Independence Day may be on the fourth of July, but that isn’t stopping CoolCat from continuing the festivities all month long. Grab your American flag and a box of sparklers, and enjoy the freedoms that our forefathers worked to so tirelessly ensure. Take advantage of an amazing deposit bonus or two, and you could be on your way to a…

The Craziest Gambling Wins: Part Two

Wins in casinos come in all shapes and sizes, and, occasionally, they are simply too amazing to ignore. In part one, we took a look at a few unbelievable gambling success stories, but those were just the tip of the iceberg. This time, we’re going to examine the best of the best, the whackiest of the whacky and the biggest…

The Craziest Gambling Wins: Part One

Despite the persistent presence of the house edge, gamblers around the world continue to play in hopes of striking it rich. In 2014, professional gambler Phil Ivey caught the attention of the industry when he banked $9 million playing baccarat, but his winnings are neither the first nor the largest on record. In fact, the history of gambling is littered…