Category: offline casinos

Trump Plaza's demolition auction
Categories: gambling history, offline casinos, other 19 Dec 2020 176
Reading time: 2 min, 431 words

Trump Plaza's demolition auction

Next month, an Atlantic City casino is scheduled to be demolished and city officials are planning to turn the demolition event into a fundraiser, aiming to raise more than $1 million. Trump Plaza, and the bidding winner will be able to press and blow up the button. The demolition of the...

Legendary gamblers: Stan Tomchin
Categories: blackjack, gambling history, offline casinos, sports betting 14 Feb 2022 160
Reading time: 6 min, 1124 words

Legendary gamblers: Stan Tomchin

Stan Tomchin claims to be "the most powerful gambler in the world," and he may have been. Stan was a chess master, a bridge master, and possibly the best backgammon player in the world. He then progressed to blackjack, horse racing, and, finally, sports betting. Stan, who grew up on Long...

New €500 million Cyprus casino
Categories: offline casinos 6 Mar 2021 156
Reading time: 1 min, 242 words

New €500 million Cyprus casino

Melco Resorts and Entertainment Ltd has announced that City of Dreams Mediterranean, an urban resort in Cyprus, will open in summer 2022. The Limassol project is set to be Europe's biggest IR, with plans to launch in late 2021, but the completion has been postponed due to the current Covid-19...

Las Vegas most expensive hotel-casino ever
Categories: offline casinos 22 Nov 2020 154
Reading time: 2 min, 393 words

Las Vegas most expensive hotel-casino ever

One of the new casino projects being built on the Strip is Resorts World Las Vegas. To come in second place among the tallest buildings in this casino area, it will stand 57 floors high. The West Tower has a 100,000 square-foot facade that is lit up as a focal...

The sons of a Florida casino cruise tycoon are engaged in a legal battle over their father's estate
Categories: crime, offline casinos 29 Oct 2021 148
Reading time: 3 min, 554 words

The sons of a Florida casino cruise tycoon are engaged in a legal battle over their father's estate

The sons of late Florida casino cruise founder Gus Boulis are fighting for their inheritance in court. Boulis was assassinated by the Mafia two decades ago.Aristotle and Alexander Hren-Boulis are challenging their father's cousin Spiro Naos, who was given custody of their trust finances before his death. The brothers accuse the...

$100,000 GONE! My Biggest Loss in 10 Minutes
Categories: offline casinos, slots, video 27 Oct 2020 146

$100,000 GONE! My Biggest Loss in 10 Minutes

Raja is a high roller who posts his videos from casinos around the world about slot machine victories. You'll normally find us playing IGT Black Widow games if you're looking for us at the arcade, or anywhere the bonuses take us! In this episode he loses nearly 100k.

Trump Plaza in Atlantic City is demolished
Categories: offline casinos 19 Feb 2021 136
Reading time: less than 1 min, 100 words

Trump Plaza in Atlantic City is demolished

After being closed since 2014, The Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City was demolished. In 1984, Donald Trump opened it. The Plaza's end came with a sequence of blasts at about 9 am. The house imploded and the beach and the famous Atlantic City boardwalk were engulfed by a...