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Andrea Rodriguez
Andrea Rodriguez
Andrea Rodriguez is a talented writer who has made invaluable contributions to CasinoEncyclopedia. With a keen interest in the dynamic world of gambling and a flair for journalistic storytelling, Andrea has been instrumental in delivering timely and insightful news articles to the platform's audience. Through her exceptional research and reporting skills, Andrea has ensured that readers are always informed about regulatory changes, industry trends, and noteworthy events, ensuring current and relevant information for casino enthusiasts worldwide. With a passion for detail and an eye for captivating stories, Andrea's work continues to shape CasinoEncyclopedia.com as a go-to news hub in the gambling community.
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Casino and Housing Project in NY

Casino and Housing Project in NY

New York has been the battleground for many casino brands looking to snag a casino license. The battle is far from over as everyone involved is waiting for the final round. Silverstein…
Jun 27, 2023
Golden Nugget Casino Opens in Illinois

Golden Nugget Casino Opens in Illinois

New casinos open all the time, but sometimes they need to start with a temporary venue until the final version of the project is complete. Illinois recently got a temporary Golden Nugget…
Jun 01, 2023
Legends Casino Under Lockdown

Legends Casino Under Lockdown

Washington has had a tricky situation recently. Legends Casino happened to be involved in it as a carjacking suspect decided to park near the casino and take a nap. The casino was…
May 04, 2023
Casino Addict No More – Ambus Hunter

Casino Addict No More – Ambus Hunter

It’s no secret that people get addicted to casino games. They spend a lot of money, but more importantly, they put their lives in disarray. Some of them do manage to turn…
Apr 12, 2023
Toronto Five in Cahoots at Casino Table

Toronto Five in Cahoots at Casino Table

Some people will do everything to win. They will get some friends with the same goal and might even let the dealer in on their scam. The casino staff isn’t strangers to…
Salinas Casino Employee Steals Over $90K

Salinas Casino Employee Steals Over $90K

Crime and casinos go hand in hand. Criminals have been known for stalking jackpot winners and going after them. But sometimes crime can come from within like in one Salinas Casino. The…
Apr 10, 2023

Cashier Swindled in $500K Robbery

Casinos attract all kinds of people. Some of them are looking for a good time, while others have different things in mind. Some of them happen to be criminals looking to score…
Mar 30, 2023
Gaming Addict Can’t Withdraw Winnings

Gaming Addict Can’t Withdraw Winnings

Gaming addiction is one of the most serious problems the casino industry is dealing with. There are people these individuals could talk to regardless if they do so offline or online. They…
Mar 10, 2023

How To Bet On Golf * A Beginner’s Guide

Golf Introduction Golf is one of the oldest sports, and it still remains incredibly popular to this day. In the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Japan, and France, the popularity of…
Feb 06, 2023

How to Bet on Cricket

Types of Cricket Bets Cricket is a very different sport to bet on than others like tennis and football and can take longer to complete, especially test matches which are played over…

How to Bet on Soccer: Beginner’s Betting Guide

Soccer is the most popular sport worldwide when it comes to fans and betting. Therefore, the opportunities to bet on soccer have increased more than in other sports over the years. With…
Financial penalty by the UKGC

In Touch Games Faces £1.6 Million Fine

Rules are meant to be followed and punishments and fines are to be inflicted on those that broke them. In the iGaming industry, there are lots of operators and they need to…
Jan 27, 2023

How To Bet On Tennis * A Beginner’s Guide

Tennis is one of the most popular sports to bet on across most countries as it is popular and played almost everywhere. It is a very simple sport to bet on, and…
Jan 18, 2023
Saks to Add Casino to Its Premises

Saks to Add Casino to Its Premises

Big casino brands have been applying for a license to put a casino at the heart of New York. But there’s still no telling who the chosen 3 brands will be. However,…
Jan 16, 2023

Independent Online Casino Reviews

  Welcome to our Reviews page where you can find information on some of the best online Casino sites around. As well as giving each Casino a total score, we have an…
Dec 21, 2022
Illegal Casinos Busted in Alabama

Illegal Casinos Busted in Alabama

All casino venues need a license to operate. The license is issued by a specific commission or body in charge of finding out if an operator is fit for a license. The…
Dec 07, 2022
Chicago Casino to Be Raises Issues

Chicago Casino to Be Raises Issues

A new casino project is coming to life in Chicago. This is the new casino complex at the Medina Temple and it’s a Bally’s Resort Casino. It will bring much to the…
Nov 30, 2022
Parx Casino Fined for Underage Gaming

Parx Casino Fined for Underage Gaming

Casinos are there to entertain anyone that walks in throw the doors because they can assume they’re of age. This is one of the rules that casinos need to follow when operating,…
Nov 18, 2022
Westminster Introduces New Gaming Measures

Westminster Introduces New Gaming Measures

Regulations exist in the world of casinos to keep operators from crossing the line. They also exist to keep players in check as sometimes they can go against their regulations. That’s why…
Nov 16, 2022
Trio Jalied for Mugging Casino Winner

Trio Jailed for Mugging Casino Winner

Casinos are popular all across the world, Ireland included. As it happens, there are venues all across the country and casino fans are looking to win. Those that do will have to…
Nov 04, 2022
Guangzhou Restrictions Affect Macau Casino Stocks

Guangzhou Restrictions Affect Macau Casino Stocks

The coronavirus is still a big issue that has yet to be dealt with. Countries impose restrictions and lockdowns to lower the coronavirus curve of new cases. China is one such country…
Oct 25, 2022
Star Entertainment Group Fined for Illegal Activities

Star Entertainment Group Fined for Illegal Activities

It was revealed recently that Star Gaming Group has been conducting certain illegal activities in their venues. They have been discovered conducting money laundering schemes and were charged accordingly. As the case…
Oct 18, 2022
Star Sydney Casino Rectifies Wrongdoings

Star Sydney Casino Rectifies Wrongdoings

Recently, Star Entertainment had been exposed to illegal activities. Some of its executives and casinos have been caught in money laundering operations. While they’re still awaiting legal punishment, the company’s officials have…
Sep 28, 2022
Australian Casino Execs Caught in Illegal activities

Australian Casino Execs Caught in Illegal Activities

Executives and managers are responsible for keeping the business or company running. The same can be said for those in charge of various casinos. They need to keep the staff motivated and…
Sep 27, 2022
Michigan Woman Robbed After Casino Night

Michigan Woman Robbed After Casino Night

Casino winners get a lot of attention because they win prizes. The people in their immediate surroundings might be envious of their prize but they will congratulate them. This is why winners…
Sep 23, 2022
Lousiana Riverboat Casino to move on land

Louisiana Riverboat Casino to Move on Land

Riverboat casinos are pretty popular and they have been so for some time. It’s a casino venue you can visit while enjoying a nice trip on the water. These casinos also have…
Sep 19, 2022
Trio Accused of Cheating at a Buffalo Casino

Trio Accused of Cheating at a Buffalo Casino

A group of three was accused of cheating at a blackjack table in Seneca Buffalo Creek casino during mid-September. Apparently, the employees had gotten suspicious when two of the guys won thousands…
Sep 05, 2022
Disabled Casino Player Gets $320K From Casino

Disabled Casino Player Gets $320K From Casino

The thing about casino venues is that they’re open to a variety of players. Some are younger while others are older and some of them have disabilities. But if they enjoy a…
Aug 22, 2022
Hard Rock Casino Player Robbed After Successful Night

Hard Rock Casino Player Robbed After Successful Night

Winning big is an event seen often at casino establishments all over the world. The winner will take their prize and spend it however they want to and usually, they remain anonymous…
Aug 16, 2022
Chinese Casino Kingpin Arrested by Thai Police

Chinese Casino Kingpin Arrested by Thai Police

Both online and land-based casinos need to have a license to operate. They also need to adhere to certain regulations if they’re looking to operate in particular jurisdictions. Sometimes they will be…
Coral and Rank Digital Gaming Slammed for Inappropriate Ads

Coral and Rank Digital Gaming Slammed for Inappropriate Ads

Betting and online casino venues often have a strong marketing campaign when it comes to getting new customers, and some of them take it too far. This is what recently happened to…
Aug 10, 2022

Online Casino Software Providers

At CasinoEncyclopedia.com we aim to review online casinos that partner with the best and most reputable software providers in the industry. These include IGT, Microgaming, NeTent, Playtech, Pragmatic Play, Rival, and Real…
Jul 25, 2022

Top Online Casino Payment Methods

Online casino players are looking for deposit options that are fast, safe, secure, and have low fees. Some deposit options are deposit only while others allow you to withdraw as well, depending…
May 17, 2022

How to Choose An Online Casino

With the online gambling market so saturated right now, everyone’s looking for the best ways to choose a reputable online Casino. Finding them is easier said than done. Any casino can call…

Live Roulette Casinos in 2023

Best Live Dealer Roulette Sites Live Dealer Roulette is one of the casino classics no gaming site can live without. This goes double when it comes to all the many versions of…
May 12, 2022

Live Baccarat Casinos for 2023

Our Top 10 Live Dealer Baccarat Casino Sites As baccarat is one of the most popular table games in a casino, any online casino that has a live dealer casino section is…

Best Live Dealer Blackjack Casinos

Our Top 10 Live Blackjack Casinos Live Blackjack is a hugely popular table game that can be played at the most recommended online casino sites. It gives you the opportunity to play…
May 10, 2022

Top Casinos Accepting Trustly

Trustly casino sites have been getting a lot of attention these days, and not without reason. This is a fast, safe, and secure payment method that promises quick transactions. Online Casinos Accepting…

Best Neosurf Casinos

In this guide, we will explore the best online casinos that accept Neosurf, providing players with a seamless and secure gambling experience. Best Neosurf Casinos in 2023 When it comes to choosing…
May 09, 2022

No Wagering and Low Wagering Casino Bonuses

Whether you're a casual casino player or a pro, you know you love casino bonuses. The only obstacle to enjoying them properly is those pesky wagering requirements. In this article, we'll tell…

New Online Casinos In 2023

If you’re on the lookout for some of the freshest casinos in the online space, we have good news. Not only are there tons of new venues available to international players, but…
May 02, 2022

Casinos with Progressive Jackpots

Progressive jackpots are the slot industry’s darling. It’s easy to see why. They offer cash prizes no slot can come close to. They have made dozens of lucky players millionaires and even…
Apr 27, 2022

High Roller Casino Bonuses

Have you ever come across high roller casino bonuses and wondered what they are? [table id=83 /] There are two types of players in online casinos when it comes to spending habits.…

Best Fastest Payout Casinos

Looking for the fastest payout online casinos? Always read reviews and check the reputation of each casino before you sign up. Reviews are important as they will give you a clear overview…

Deposit Bonuses

Top 20 Free Spin Online Casinos (2023)

Online casinos these days offer a variety of bonuses and promotions, including free spins and other no-deposit offers. As the name suggests, this bonus doesn't require a deposit. It means that you…

MasterCard Casinos

If you’re looking for the best Mastercard casinos online, you’re in the right place. Mastercard is one of the most commonly accepted payment methods in the online gambling industry. Top 10 MasterCard…

Casinos Accepting Visa Deposits

Visa is one of the most widely accepted payment methods at online casinos, providing players with a convenient and secure way to deposit and withdraw funds. If you're looking for the best…

Pragmatic Play

We have carefully curated a selection of online casinos with games from Pragmatic Play that excel in providing a superior gaming environment, and generous promotions. These Pragmatic Play casinos are sure to…

Casino & Gambling Glossary

Our Gambling Glossary is here to help you with online chat abbreviations, phrases, definitions, casino terms, and gambling meanings. You will soon feel like a seasoned gambler when using our slang terms…
Apr 26, 2022

Best Crypto Casinos

Top 12 Crypto Casino Sites in 2023 [table id=108 /] Crypto Casinos: The Ultimate Guide to Safe & Exciting Gambling In recent years, cryptocurrencies have become a significant force in the online…
Apr 06, 2022

Best Live Casinos Online

  Our Top 10 Live Dealer Casinos The live dealer casinos listed here have our seal of approval and are safe and trustworthy to play at. You can play your favorite game…
Apr 20, 2020

Neteller Casinos

Our Neteller casinos page is dedicated to exploring the world of online gambling with Neteller as your trusted payment solution for depositing and withdrawing real money at online casinos. We have meticulously…
Jun 06, 2018

Best PayPal Online Casinos in 2023

Understanding how PayPal works and its advantages to deposit and withdraw real money at online casinos can greatly enhance your gambling experience. We have compiled a list of the best online casinos…
May 18, 2018

Best Mobile Casinos for Real Money

  Here are our top real money mobile casinos to play on your Tablet or Smartphone, for both Apple iOS and Google Android software. Mobile Casinos
Apr 20, 2020

High Roller Casinos & High Limit Slots

  Welcome to Casinoencyclopedia.com and our trusted list of high limit Slot games & VIP internet sites. They are some of the best sites that offer a good range of deposit/withdrawal options,…

Best Bitcoin Casinos

  Discover the top Bitcoin casinos revolutionizing the online gambling industry. From seamless deposits and withdrawals to unparalleled privacy, here we unveil the advantages of playing at our recommended Bitcoin casinos.
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7Bit Casino Review

Jun 06, 2019

Top Online Blackjack Casinos For Real Money

  Top 10 Online Blackjack Real Money Casinos Blackjack is one of the most popular table games at online casinos. An easy game for players to learn but with a number of…
Apr 20, 2020

Top Online Roulette Sites

  Top 10 Roulette Casinos to Play for Real Money Roulette is a hugely popular table game at casinos, both online and land-based. A simple game to learn and one with plenty…

Best Online Pokies for Real Money

  It is no secret that Australian players love to play online pokies for real money. They love them so much that they have their own name for what the world knows…

Top NetEnt Online Casinos

  Here is our list of the best NetEnt Casinos to play for real money... Below in this article, we discuss in detail the history of NetEnt software, licensing, progressive jackpots and…

Top 30 Playtech Casinos For Real Money

  Playtech is one of the largest software developers in online gaming and we have put together a list of the best online casinos to play for real money.

RTG Casinos List

  Welcome to our curated list of the Best RTG Casinos for 2023. If you're a fan of Real Time Gaming (RTG) software and looking for top-notch online casinos that offer an…

Microgaming Powered Online Casinos

  Welcome to Casinoencyclopedia.com and the top Microgaming powered online casinos to play for real money.

IGT Powered Online Casinos

  Welcome to Casinoencyclopedia.com and our top IGT powered online casinos to play for real money.

Rival Gaming Casinos

  Welcome to Casinoencyclopedia.com complete list of Rival Gaming powered casinos to play for real money. Rival Casinos

Top USA Online Casinos for Real Money

  Here you will find the best online casinos that allow players from the USA to play online for real money.

Best Canadian Online Casinos for Real Money 2023

  Best Online Casinos in Canada 2023 Our top real money online casinos in Canada have friendly payment options, are secure, have high payout percentages, solid reputations, and generous bonuses. Our players…

Best Online Casinos in Australia for Real Money


Best Online Casinos in the UK

  The UK is a country that has one of the largest numbers of casinos that offer play for real money, either in GBP or in other currencies. Here we list some…

Best Online Casinos in South Africa

In our South African online casino guide you will find the highest-rated sites in 2023 to play. We focus on catering to SA players with licensed casinos that accept the Rand (ZAR)…
Apr 19, 2020

Best New Zealand Online Casinos (NZ)

  We have vetted a number of the very best NZ casinos online out there today and we recommend them here:

Online Casino No Deposit Bonus Codes

Here is our list of trusted online casinos that offer no-deposit casino bonuses on sign-up, and deposits.    
Mar 13, 2020

Best Sports Betting Sites and Online Sportsbooks in 2023

Sports betting is a massively popular pastime both online and offline. With a huge amount of sports to bet on and a large number of markets within each sport, it can be…
Mar 18, 2019

Online Slots for Real Money

  Experience the ultimate thrill of playing real money slots online! At our recommended online casinos, you'll discover an impressive variety of real money slot machines to suit every taste and preference.…
Mar 29, 2016

Online Poker Sites

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to the best online poker casinos where you can play with real money and take your poker skills to the next level. Our team has meticulously reviewed…
Aug 24, 2011
Best Real Money Online Bingo Sites

Real Money Online Bingo Sites

The Best Online Bingo Sites for 2023 Online casinos offer a unique and entertaining experience for players who enjoy the social aspect of bingo as well as the chance to win cash…
Sep 14, 2011
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Zet Casino Review

Accepted Currencies: EUR, RUB, PLN, NOK, HUF, SEK, CAD, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Etherium & XRP. ZetCasino is a fairly new, sophisticated and regal online casino, operated by Araxio Development N.V and its subsidiary…
Jul 09, 2019
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Mars Casino Review

If you're looking for an online casino that steps out of the usual and conventional and lets you immerse yourself into a whole new world with its theme, Mars Casino is the…
Jun 06, 2019
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Spinit Casino Review

Accepted Currencies: EUR, CAD, GBP, USD, NOK, ZAR, NZD, RUB, MXN, INR and SEK. Other currencies are converted at the daily bank rate. As part of the large Genesis Global Limited family,…
Jun 13, 2019

Casino Cruise Review

Accepted Currencies: Canadian Dollar, British Pound, New Zealand Dollar, United States Dollar, China Yuan, Denmark Corona, Euro, Indian Rupee, Mexican Peso, Norway Crown, Russian Ruble, Turkish Lira, South African Rand, and Sweden…
Jun 14, 2019
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Jaak Casino Review

Play Games In: CAD, GBP, EUR, & NOK. Other currencies are exchanged at the daily bank rate. Jaak Casino is an online gambling operator established in 2018. The casino might not be…
Jun 15, 2022