Thursday, 9 Jul 2020
Author: Roberta Fleming

The History of Modern Poker

Right now, poker is the world’s number one most played casino game, and the most popular game of chance across the globe. Its popularity is not without merit: poker is a fun game that’s easy to learn and can be enjoyed both at a physical casino and online. It’s also among history’s oldest casino games, […]

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Sports From History That No Longer Exist

Many of the sports that we follow and play today have developed over many decades, sometimes even centuries, into the international favourites that they are today. And while there are plenty of different sports and events to choose from for the modern sport love, there are also a few handfuls of historic sports that were […]

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The Oldest Casino Games in History

Casino games have always been an important pastime for mankind, with evidence to show that we’ve been gambling for a good few thousand years. Many of the games we enjoy in modern times are relatively new in comparison, but they all still boast long and fascinating histories that sometimes span hundreds of years. With that […]

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Folk Magic Lucky Charms For Gamblers

Various forms of folk magic, such as hoodoo or Lowcountry Voodoo, rootworking, and conjuration, have traditionally been used to bring good fortune to virtually every aspect of people’s lives. This includes gambling, and as can be imagined, there are plenty of oils, powders, spells, rituals, and prayers that are believed to bring good luck to […]

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Recreation Swimming and Its Interesting History

Swimming is one of the most popular forms of pastimes in the world and is universally beloved by people from just about every known culture. Humans have had a long and passionate relationship with water since the dawn of prehistory, and we’ve fished, sailed, and enjoyed water for thousands of years. Recreational swimming is among […]

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Basketball: A Beginner’s History

The worldwide phenomenon of Basketball was invented in the United States during the December of 1891. Dr James Naismith, a physical education instructor and professor in Springfield, Massachusetts, was looking for a way for his gym class to exercise on a rainy day.

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The Most Common Blackjack Superstitions

Blackjack is the second most popular card game on the planet behind poker, meaning that it’s followed by millions of players from every continent. Like any casino game, blackjack has plenty of myths and superstitions surrounding it, and for those that are entering the blackjack world for the first time, it’s important that they don’t […]

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