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25 reports for sports, casino, skill and video games

Slot machine terms glossary, Part 2 & multi-player slot games

Slot machine terms glossary Part 2 defines slot machine terms and lingo plus 7 multi-player or community slot examples with features at gamerisms

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Gamerisms: The #1 glossary, game guides, quiz & facts/trivia games site

Gamerisms, the definitive games glossary quiz & facts-trivia site for passionate casino, sports, skill and video game players, 12 online gaming guides.

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Is There a Hidden Skill to Playing Lottery Games?

While many would largely consider lotteries to be based around luck, there are several hidden skills, tips and tricks that can help to improve your chances of winning.

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How to Find the Online Casino for You

Online casinos are becoming bigger and bigger every year. Just last year, the online casino industry was estimated to be worth $56 billion.

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Three Basic Hockey Betting Markets Ahead of the New NHL Season

The sport of hockey is watched by millions worldwide and due to the popularity of the sport, betting on the game is also very popular.

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NEW! Slot Machines 2019 Report

For the sixth year, gamerisms adds their annual report: Slot Machines 2019 as previewed at the recent G2E trade show, Las Vegas.
New slots games, upgrades, internet options plus an intro to 2 additional gaming manufacturers are revealed to entertain slot players.
Recognized slot/game creators for this report include Aristocrat, Scientific Games, Bally, WMS Gaming, IGT & Konami Gaming.
Check out some of the memorable games from past reports--in this case Slot Machines 2017.

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Live Dealer Roulette: Everything You Need to Know

Most online casinos - certainly the good ones - will have a live dealer section, but do you know all that live casino has to offer?

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Casino terms, lingo, jargon and slang explained for casino players

Casino terms lingo, phrases and jargon for casino gambling games. The language of gambling for 8 money games at Gamerisms are defined for casino players.

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roulette facts trivia reports facts, trivia, winners for roulette players

roulette facts trivia reports table betting facts, online roulette, wheel trivia and roulette winners at gamerisms casino facts trivia series

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online bingo games guide & top 10 features of playing bingo online

online bingo games guide, versions and variations, top 10 features for online bingo games play, UK or Brit Bingo Lingo, trivia and winners

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Online Casino Guide: Updated 2019 guide + 10 benefits of online play you may not know

Let us guide you through the process of playing at online casinos with our updated online casino guide as well as benefits of online play.

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Top rated progressive slot games - 10 games reviewed and massive jackpot winners listed

Progressive slot machines online guide lists the top 10 games like MegaMoolah, King Cashalot plus progressive jackpots online comparison and jackpot winners.

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Best Online Casinos to Win Real Money in 2019

Discover how to win at real money online casinos. We list the best strategies and the types of games that deliver the best return for your buck.

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Exploring different poker styles

Gamerisms looks at 12 other poker games variations detailed in the skill games section.
These card games are either poker variations or skill games.
You will find Poker Stud variations of 5-card, 6-card and 8-card
Do your recall playing Deuces Wild, Woolworth, Baseball, Spit in the Ocean, Knock Poker or Lowball?
Click this post link to shuffle up a few memories.
More Games? The Social Games Guide unpacks the wide-ranging category of social, skill and/or casual games available online.
This guide lists network sites, types/genres of games plus ways to play whether via browsing gaming sites, mobile devices or apps.

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Mobile Gaming Guide - Your 3-in-1

gamerisms brings you a trio of mobile gaming guides.
First up is a report about the games, features, stats and options of mobile gambling available online.
The game selection for mobile gaming includes slots, blackjack, roulette, video poker, progressive slots, 3-card poker, baccarat, keno, scratch cards plus other arcade-style games.
Secondly, there is a guide for mobile casino games
This report includes Concept Explained, Game Offers and Software Providers plus Banking and Support.
Lastly, there is the Installing Android Phone
The topics covered are Android Apps, Google Selection and Play for Casino Apps.

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Video Games - Defining the Genres

Gamerisms takes a look at 10 video game genres.
The reporting includes: action-adventure, shooting, fighting, war games, sport games, racing, puzzle/board games, simulation=SIM and educational video games.
Example: Simulation Video Game Genre or SIMS comes in many forms. The most notable are world or nation building games, dating simulations, hybrid games, various business simulators and historical war simulations.
12 Poker Game Software Reviews completes the list.
You will also, find 2 Poker Tournament Software Reviews that includes the entertaining and popular Poker Night 2.

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Poker Quiz + Texas Hold em Quiz

Take a look at our poker quiz duet at gamerisms: general poker and strategy with 12 Q&A along with a separate Quiz for Hold em poker.
An example is:What is the definition for the term Freeze Out in reference to Poker Games?
Next, line up Quiz 2: Holdem Em Quiz with 10 Q&A like this one:
When playing Mixed Online Poker Games, which of these abbreviated selections includes a Pot Limit Holdem Poker Game?
A. H.O.R.S.E
B. H.A
C. H.E.R.O.S.

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Do Social Gaming Right

Gamerisms present a Social Gaming Guide that covers the abundant variety of social, skill and/or casual games available online.
You will find lists of Social Gaming network sites, types/genres of games, as well as the different ways you can play. Be it via browsing gaming sites, mobile devices, apps or purchasing your own version to play on your PC.
We also explore Virtual Currency, Pay to Play, Bonus Rewards & Promotions you can take advantage of.
There are a total of 12 Online Gaming Guides starting with the Online Casino Guide Introduction
This site addition was created to provide online playing choices, game versions and an online glossary plus strategy tips for not only casino games, but fantasy sports, sportsbetting, video games plus mobile gaming as well.

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Video Games

Gamerisms presents your two-part Video Games glossary.
You will find a brief history, along with the types of players, the 10 different genres defined, and we round off with the unique language of the video game world (terms, lingo and jargon).
For example, Retro Gamerz: video games for players of older systems, such as Atari or Intellivision or the original Nintendo Entertainment System.
The second part Video Gamer Terms speaks the language with terms like Ditch, Fan Boy, Health, Regan Rate and RPG=Role Playing Game.
Click onto Game Guides and check out Video Game Online Play Guide.

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Casino games terms, online games glossary & slots info, casino games glossary

Casino games terms glossary at gamerisms defines casino games terms, lingo and jargon plus Online games glossary and online slots info by gamerisms

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All things Hockey

Gamerisms presents All things Hockey where fans and players will find the language of the game plus terms, lingo and jargon from the Hockey World.
Examples from the 4-part glossary are: Saucer Pass, Scramble, Sleeper, Triangle, Enforcer and Face Wash.
Skate on over and take the challenging Hockey Quiz to test your game IQ.
Example: What is a Shutdown Player?
Lastly, there is the final hockey word found at the Hockey Facts Trivia Report that includes history as well as players and game records like:
Teemu Selanne holds the record for the most points scored during the men’s Olympic ice hockey tournament, with 37 points.

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How to speak Baseball

Gamerisms teaches you how to speak Basketball with a 3-part glossary, facts trivia report and a quiz to challenge you!
In the glossary you will find a learning games section plus terms and lingo of the game.
Basketball Quiz will test your knowledge of basketball speak with 10 Q&A.
Example: In basketball games, what does Off the Dribble refer to?
A. Shot taken on the way to the basket.
B. When a player receives a pass from another player while dribbling.
C. Kicking the ball out of bounds when called for final personal foul.
Jump to Basketball Trivia for plenty of facts and trivia like: The world's tallest basketball player based on Guinness World Records, was Suleiman Ali Nashnush, a towering 2.45m player of the Libyan team in the 1960's.

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Video Poker Royalty - What you need to know

gamerisms talks Video Poker Royalty. Get a full glossary, strategy tips, VP versions defined, facts and trivia report as well as a challenging quiz.
We also show you the descriptions of newer Video Poker versions plus Quiz questions like this:
For Bonus Video Poker, what are the payouts for 2 pair and 4 Aces with max coin in play?
VP Facts Trivia details strategy for 12 versions plus winners stories.
Lastly, Video Poker Online Report provides a sample of VP versions, online plus tips and strategy for 3 of the most popular versions: Jacks or Better, Deuces Wild and Joker Poker.
Jacks or Better Examples: 20% of hands dealt will be paying hands. 3% of the time, you will toss all five cards.Never keep a kicker — that’s an additional face card — with any pair. To do so reduces your return by 5%.

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We compare Penny vs Dollar Slots

Gamerisms present Penny vs Dollar Slots Report.
Details include penny, dollar and online slots features, betting and payouts.
The report concludes with Penny Slot Winners. Here is an example of a big payday playing penny slots:
Alberto Lopez, a 51-year-old construction worker decided to head over to Jackson Rancherio. He put $100 in the penny machine when his luck came through and he hit the jackpot for $1,129,009.20.
Lopez plans to use some of the money to pay off his loans and do something for mom.
Jump over to Wheel of Fortune Winners for more jackpot wins.
gamerisms is the place to be with 10+ slot articles and reports.

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Your guide to Fantasy Sports

Gamerisms presents a 5-part guide for Fantasy Sports.
By getting to grips with the 2-part terms, jargon & ling, you will see why FS can be fun profitable.
Some examples include: ADP, Blind Bidding, Donk, Fade and Grinders.
This guide will equip you with the basics, formatting, and sports team options, followed by a facts-trivia report and quiz.
There are also 2 lists of Baseball abbreviations and Football position short forms.
Quiz example: What is a Contrarian player of fantasy sports?
Fantasy Sports Facts Trivia is the place that you are sure to find something new and something old ranging from the mildly interesting, to the downright odd.

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Slot Machine guide 2017/2018

Gamerisms invites you to explore some of the newer slot machines 2017 and 2018.
Find a game you'll love from these innovative slot makers: Aristocrat, Bally/WMS/Scientific Games, IGT/Gtech and Konami.
Slots 2018 provides previews and reviews for a bunch of 2018 slots.
With lots to choose from, enjoy the slots playground and Play On!

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Basketball games glossary, terms & learning games section for basketball games & players

Basketball games glossary defines terms, lingo & jargon with learning basketball games section for basketball players and fans at gamerisms sports glossary series

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Headline: Cricket Game Spotlight

Gamerisms brings you the ins and outs of the wonderful game of cricket. Passionate players and fans are treated to a glossary, quiz and facts-trivia. We begin with a two-part glossary of terms, lingo and jargon.
The Facts-Trivia Report includes this bit of info:
Cricket was first belonged to Englishmen and their colonies dominated by them. Therefore, New Zealand and South Africa became the first alternative test playing nations.
Be sure to take the Cricket Quiz where you will find this question:
When playing Cricket, what is a Drifter/Floater?
A. Term for a substitute fielder who can take any position on the field.
B. Term for a slowly bowled ball that seems to drift across the pitch.
C. Jargon for a bowled delivery curving away from a right-hander and does not turn.

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At Gamerisms, our billiards tool provides you with a glossary, quiz and facts-trivia report.
We describe the games of 8 and 9 Ball, Snooker and Carom with a detailed glossary in two parts.
Billiards jargon includes:Burst, Clean Bank, Blood Test, Hickey and Frozen.
The Billiards Facts-Trivia reports the history of the game, billiards equipment plus championships as well as famous players.
Click on this link for more about the game Billiards Quiz with 10 Q&A to take you best shot.
For example: What is meant when billiards players use the term, Crutch?

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What's that Word?

Get the answer to What's that word in Gamerisms' two-part games glossary.
Part 1 focuses on classic and pencil word game tpes
Part 2 looks at other word games plus a glossary of 5 popular word games globally.
For example, Boggle: Parker Brother’s has trademarked the game of Boggle that challenges players to create words after analyzing a series of lettered blocks.
Also, Chicktionary is a Microsoft game involving the use of anagrams.
Play On!

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Chess Quiz - what's your Chess IQ?

Test your your Chess IQ with Gamerism's quiz of 10 Q&A.
Example: What is a Passed Pawn?
A. Pawn has passed all opposing pawns on the chessboard.
B. A pawn lacking a pawn of the same color on an adjacent file.
C. When a pawn has advanced to the opposite edge or square of the chessboard, and can then be exchanged for any other piece except a king.
Jump over to the three-part chess + checkers glossary and rules with tourney playing tips.
Also, find 2 Strategy articles: Chess Attack and Chess Game Balance
Wrap it up with Checkers info that details game terms, rules, jumping and capturing. Then followed by tips about tournament play online for all skill games.
It's your Move, Mate!

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Your Guide to Online Blackjack & Video Poker

Gamerisms presents a comprehensive guide to Online Blackjack and Video Poker.
This guide includes playing options, tips and strategy for 2 casino games.
There are around 100 different versions for each game of blackjack and video poker online.
Examples for Blackjack include: Spanish 21, BJ Switch, Double Exposure BJ andBlackjack FaceUp 21.
Examples for Video Poker include: All American Video Poker, Deuces and Joker VP,Double Joker VP, Jacks or Better, Pick 'Em Poker, Sevens Wild, Tens or Better and SupaJax Poker.
For something different, visit the Video Game Online Play Guide that tackles the phenomenon of online video gaming for passionate gamers.
The guide includes an introduction, general online info, playing choices, types of games plus tips and strategy.

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What's in a game of Rugby? A Comprehensive Glossary

Gamerisms presents a Three-part glossary and learning section for passionate players and fans of rugby. Here's what you'll get:
a detailed listing of Union and League player position numbers and names
Rugby Facts-Explore the unique features, records and history of the sport plus trivia.
For example, did you know a try is so called because in the early days of the sport, getting the ball over the line did not win points, it only gave the team who made one the chance to try a kick on goal?
Also, there is the Rugby Games Quiz to include 10 questions and answers to challenge players and fans of the sport.
Example: When playing Rugby, what is a Pop Kick?

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All you need to know about Mobile Gaming

Gamerisms brings all you need to know about mobile gaming with our Mobile Gaming Guide that describes the games, features, stats and options of touch and play excitement.
Mobile games selection includes slots, blackjack, roulette, video poker, progressive slots, 3-card poker, baccarat, keno, scratch cards plus other classic arcade-style games.
Also, check out the Online Sports Betting Guide that includes features and benefits followed by tips and strategies to become a winning handicapper.
Also, learn the differences between traditional and online Sportsbooks.

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Your Guide to Sportsbetting

Get your player Sportsbetting Guide from Gamerisms.
We provide you with a three-part glossary detailing terms and lingo along with handicap betting types and sport betting terms for specific games.
You can also explore Sportsbetting Facts and Trivia about the global interest for sportsbetting.
Check out SportsBetting Quiz challenge with 10 Q&A like this one:In Sportsbetting, what is a Bridge-Jumper?
A. A bettor who tries to combine one game with another.
B. A bettor who only makes wagers on card games.
C. A specialized handicapper for large show bets on favorites.

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