Casino fined after letting a dozen minors onto the casino floor

We’re proud to report at CoolCat Casino that we’ve never served an underage gambler. It’s just not possible because we verify your identity before allowing you to play any of our casino games for real money. But the story in the land-based world is a completely different one. Over at The Star Casino in Australia, security let a dozen underage…

Soundest Baccarat Strategies Exposed

Everybody wants to know the perfect strategies to beat the house at their favorite games. Each game is supposed to have a “skeleton key” strategy that will knock the pants off the house. Counting cards is claimed to be this key to playing Blackjack; betting strategies are very popular in Roulette and Craps. When it comes to Baccarat, countless individuals…

City just north of Toronto votes ‘Yes’ on casino ballot question

As casino proponents go head to head with casino opponents in various districts around the United States, there’s a whole different story playing out up in Canada. The city of Pickering, Ontario, which is about 45 minutes outside of Toronto, voted to support the idea of a casino. In last October’s municipal election, residents of Pickering voted 60% in favor…

The Ever-evolving World of Mobile Gaming

The gaming industry has been changing non-stop for the past two decades. Who would have dreamed of the heights games have reached today back in the days of the beloved legendary arcade games? The gigantic Pac Man, Dig Dug, Space Invaders, Street Fighter, and Centipede machines shrunk and shrunk until they became a simple little downloadable app that anyone with…

Game of the Month: Voodoo Magic

“Round about the caldron go,/ In the poisoned entrails throw./ Toad, that under cold stone/ Days and nights has thirty-one/ Sweltered venom sleeping got,/ But thou first i’ th’ charmèd pot./ Double, double toil and trouble,/ Fire burn, and caldron bubble.” This quote from William Shakespeare’s Macbeth paints a very eerie and mystical picture of witchcraft in the first scene…

Ontario Lottery Gaming Corporation’s new online casino might not be your best bet

We don’t usually report on the competition. After all, it doesn’t make sense to push players to other sites. We think we’re the best, and naturally we want you to play here. But a story caught our eye that we thought was worth commenting on. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation up in Canada is launching an online casino site…

CoolCat Casino’s Holiday Casino Cash

Halloween has passed and the days grow colder and shorter. Autumn is in full swing; its familiar crisp air teases the tree branches and sends the multicolored leaves dancing along the drafts of wind. It is almost time for the holidays! That autumn wind brings more than just a bunch of leaves to rake up off your lawns, though; it…

The top 5 scariest things you’ll see in Las Vegas

Happy Halloween! It’s my favorite holiday, and not just because I get to dress up in clothes I would never be caught dead in on a normal workday (I’m looking at you, naughty nurse costume). Kidding. I wouldn’t be caught dead in that costume either. I’m going as a sultry maid. Anyway, this isn’t about what I’m wearing for Halloween.…

WSOP bracelet winner accused of cheating at online poker

Ever wonder if the online poker player you’re going head-to-head is real? Not fake as in some sort of bot. But fake as in an account set up by someone with the goal of cheating? When I’ve played online before, I’ve wondered that myself: especially when playing my cards textbook-perfect only to be smacked out of a hand by a…

Greatest Casino Scams Part 3

Last week, Laura brought to light a couple historic scams that deserved to be in the spotlight. Seriously, who even thinks of opening a slot machine right in front of everyone right there in the casino? Also, never, never take on as an accomplice someone who doesn’t have the smarts to act enthusiastic when winning $100,000, to not have proper…