UK Bingo Halls See Slot Machine Boom

Bingo is one of the most-popular games in Britain. But these day, UK bingo halls are putting more and more slot machines around their buildings. In fact, as the BBC reports, the number of slot machines in UK bingo halls has tripled in the last five years. Nowadays, most British bingo halls require you to …

Scottish Farmer’s Wife Wins £1.2m Online Casino Jackpot

Mandy Bowman, a Scottish farmer’s wife, has just made her family very rich after winning an online casino jackpot worth almost £1.2 million ($1.5m). While most of these huge prizes are won through online slots, Bowman actually hit an online bingo jackpot. Now, she has big dreams of building an indoor horse riding school and …

How Do You Find Full-Pay Deuces Wild?

We’ve compared slots and video poker in the past, with the general consensus being that slots is good for players who want strategy-free gameplay, while video poker is nice for those who like using intricate strategy. But if you play slot machines, chances are that you’ll try video poker at some point in your life. …

Will Video Games Replace Slot Machines?

With all of the news about casinos changing the traditional slots format to attract younger customers, it’s clear that slot machines are set for a major evolution. But will this evolution include completely phasing out slots in favor of video games? Forbes writer Kevin Anderton recently examined this issue, and he thinks that the answer …

Slots Malfunction Erases Woman’s $43 Million Jackpot

Katrina Bookman thought she won a life-changing slots payout in August when she hit a $43 million prize. But according to ABC News, Resorts World in New York claims that her windfall was the result of a machine malfunction. Resorts World offered Bookman a free steak dinner to ease the news that she won’t become …

Kansas Woman Wins $1.5m Slots Jackpot

A Kansas woman is the latest person to become a million through slots, netting a $1.5 million jackpot. Doreen Reid is the lucky winner, and she scored the jackpot on October 23rd at the Gold Eagle Casino in Battleford, Canada. Her prize occurred through Smoke Signals, which is a wide-area progressive slot machine that’s linked …