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Lots of Slots Talk

gamerisms presents lots of slots talk including an online guide.
There is a 3 part glossary to include terms and phrases like Loose/Tight Slots, Community Slots, Nudge Games and a credit to cash conversion chart.
The 12+ articles detail progressives, dollar vs pennies, jackpot winners and newer versions.
The Slots Facts Trivia reports that casinos do not change the payouts of machines according to the user playing them.
A 90-cent bet by a UK player scored a huge instant slot win of $1,768,554.

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Casino Gaming Report

The Casino Gaming Report at gamerisms provides casino history, online and offline games,
casino players data, revenue and regional markets worldwide plus the Winners & Legends.
Get educated about the casino and sports betting industry.
The report covers land based casinos and online casino gambling plus male vs female players.
Jump on over to casino facts trivia that includes 7 games of
blackjack, craps, poker, slots, roulette, sportsbetting and video poker.

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Puzzle Games Spotlight

gamerisms spotlights puzzle games including both classic + video games.
First up is classic or paper puzzle games like Crosswords, Brain Teasers and Sudoku.
The puzzle videogames genre is about games that challenge the mind.
Types of sub-genre are card games, board games, and games based on TV shows such as Jeopardy.
Puzzles are but one of the 10 video game genres defined at gamerisms site.

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Top 10 Sports Report

At gamerisms, we report the top 10 sports for passionate players and fans.
Sports games of soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, golf, hockey, football, tennis, cricket and rugby are detailed.
Sportsbetting and a Fantasy Sports Guide are both included in separate units at the site.
Also, 4 more Sports include Olympics, Boxing, Table Tennis and Badminton.
There are oddball facts about the origin of each sport, famous names and player info.

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Roulette Round Up

gamerisms' Roulette Round Up includes a glossary, table layout graphic,
a listing of all bets/payouts and roulette wheel strategies.
The glossary includes the terms and phrases: Quarter Bet, Street Bet, Quatre and Parlay.
Also find a roulette trivia report along with the Roulette Quiz with questions like:
The house edge on single-number roulette bets are?

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Blackjack Focus

gamerisms focuses on the popular game of Blackjack.
Start with the introduction then move on to a glossary providing game terms and phrases.
Also 2 expert strategies: EZ Strategy and Lucky 13 Strategy are available.
Blackjack Facts & Trivia covers the history, famous players, stats and odd trivia of 21.
Lastly, take in the blackjack quiz. For example, What does the term Snapper mean?

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Poker Games Guide: 5 Parts

The Poker Games Guide at gamerisms is presented in 5 parts.
The main glossary defines a dozen versions played at casinos online and off.
Examples are: Caribbean Stud Poker, 3-Card Poker, Red Dog and Let It Ride.
There is a separate section for Holdem, Omaha and Stud Poker.
Wrap it up with Poker Software Reviews and a 2 part glossary listing general poker terms.

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Penny vs Dollar Slots

gamerisms compares Penny vs Dollar Slots in this report.
Details include penny, dollar and online slots features, betting and payouts.
Also read about the jackpot stories of Penny Slot Winners. Example:
Alberto Lopez decided to play at Jackson Rancherio Casino.
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."
Head on over to Wheel of Fortune Winners for more jackpot wins.
gamerisms is the place to be with 12+ slot articles and reports.

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Defining Sportsbetting

The online sportsbetting guide at gamerisms explores traditional Sportsbooks vs. Sports Betting Online.
Also find Tips, Strategy and Handicapping, Sportsbetting Line and Odds.
Some examples of popular betting options include: mobile betting, live/24 hour action, parlays and teasers.
Additionally, gamerisms provides a Sportsbetting glossary divided into 3 parts starting here
Learn the terms and phrases like Beeswax, Buck, Dog Player, Drift and Flash.

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Video Poker Quiz

10 questions and answers challenge video poker players at gamerisms. Example of one is:
For Bonus Video Poker, what are the payouts for 2 pair and 4 Aces with max coin in play?
A. 5 for two pair and 400 for 4 Aces.
B. 10 for two pair and 400 for 4 Aces.
C. 5 for two pair and 800 for 4 Aces.
For more poker fun, take the: Poker Quiz
There are 12 questions to test your expertise for playing poker online and off.

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Billiards: Popular Skill Game

gamerisms presents the popular skill game of billiards with a glossary, quiz and facts-trivia report.
Find out about the games of 8 and 9 Ball, Snooker and Carom with a detailed glossary.
Billiards jargon includes: Burst, Combination On, Double Hit and Hickey.
Facts-Trivia reports history, billiards equipment plus championships as well as famous players.
Click on this link for the Billiards Quiz with 10 Q&A to take your best shot.
For example: What does the billiards term, Time Shot refer to?

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12 Gaming Guides

gamerisms presents 12 gaming guides to boost your online casino play.
Individual Guides for Poker, Slots, Sportsbetting, Fantasy Sports and more...
Glossary examples of terms are: Live Dealer Action, Promotions, Tournaments
plus Online Gambling Regulators.
Check out the Progressive Slot Machines Online Guide that details the
top 10 progressive jackpot games plus winners.

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Slot Games Quiz

This slot games quiz at gamerisms offers a reel challenge with 10 Q&A. An example is as follows:
What are Wild-Pay slot games?
A. Slot that has more wild symbols than 7’s.
B. Slot types that offer double, triple and more with wild symbols.
C. Only wild party animals are paid jackpot.
Starting with Slots Games 2014, there are 6 annual reports detailing the newer slots.
Also find upgrades and internet connections of all major slot makers.

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10 Video Game Genres Reviewed

gamerisms reviews 10 popular video game genres. The list includes: action-adventure, shooting, fighting, war games, sport games,
racing, puzzle/board games, simulation=SIM, Poker Game Software and educational video games.
For example, Puzzle Video Game Genre includes sub-genres of puzzle games, card games,
board games, and TV game shows like Jeopardy.
Take in the Video Game Online Play Guide The guide includes
playing choices, types of games plus tips and strategy.

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Social Gaming Guide

The Social Gaming Guide at gamerisms details the wide 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.
Also, you can explore Virtual Currency, Pay to Play, Bonus Rewards & Promotional benefits.
Social games can be skill games, so visit Skill Games Main Page
presenting card, board, tile, sports, word, dice and puzzle games.

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Video Games Glossary

gamerisms presents the language of video games that includes a 2-part glossary.
There is a brief history, along with the types of players ending with the unique language.
For example, Retro Gamerz: players of older systems, such as Atari or the original Nintendo Entertainment System.
Video Gamer Terms, part 2 includes terms like:
Auto Aim, Back Tracking, Combo and RPG=Role Playing Game.

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Blackjack & Video Poker Guide

gamerisms provides an Online Blackjack and Video Poker Guide. You will find playing options, tips and strategy for 2 casino games.
There are approx. 100 different versions for each game of blackjack and video poker online.
Examples for Blackjack include: Hi Lo 13 European Blackjack, Gold Multi-Hand Bonus BJ, Spanish Blackjack Gold and Super Fun 21.
Examples for Video Poker include: 2 Ways Royal Video Poker, Aces and Eights, Aces and Faces VP and All American Video Poker.
Another of our popular 12 Gaming Guides is Sports Betting Online
that features tips and strategies to become a winning handicapper.

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Speaking of Roulette

gamerisms speaks the language of Roulette offering a glossary with the basics of table layout and betting options.
Also find a quiz with 10 Q&A plus 3 playing strategies.
Example: Which is the correct payout for a Corner bet?
Jump to Roulette Facts-Trivia where you will find this bit of trivia:
At Caesars Palace on July 14, 2000, at 1:35 p.m., the number 7 came up six times in a row.

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Casino Gambling Glossary

gamerisms provides a glossary of general casino gambling terms and phrases in 2 parts.
The info defines the language of unusual words and phrases used by players.
Part 2 brings terms and phrases like Pips, Sawbuck, Tom, VLT and Soft Count.
Casino players learn the casino jargon spoken at the tables, slots and sports books.
Most of these casino terms have a long history and will surely add a unique quality to your next casino experience.

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Quiz & Facts-Trivia Series

gamerisms boasts 2 premium add-ons. The 30 Quiz series consists of:
11 Sports Quiz including Fantasy Sports, 12 Casino Quiz, 5 Skill Games=
chess, backgammon, billiards, rummy and darts and 2 Video Games Quiz.
Also, the 25 Facts-Trivia Series was created to inform game players about the language, history and stats of the game.
These reports include 11 Sports games, 8 Casino games, 5 Skill Games
along with 1 comprehensive Video Games worldwide report.

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Video Games Trivia & Quiz

Video Games Trivia offers the history, growth, revenue plus 10 game genres.
For example, One of the best selling video game franchise of all time is Mario, selling more than 446 million copies.
Fact: One of the longest online game session ever recorded was 50 hours, achieved by six Dutch gamers.
To expand your knowledge of genres, move over to the genre quiz offering 12 Q&A with questions like:
What is the action and typical term used for gaining an incredible boost of speed in a game geared towards racing?

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Tell Me About Baseball

gamerisms provides a 3-part baseball glossary, quiz and facts-trivia report.
Some of the terms and phrases in this world are Cycle, Gap, Setup Man and Slice Fowl.
Move over to the baseball facts-trivia report for history and memories of the game.
The Baseball Quiz is standing by with 10 Q&A. An example follows:
What is the baseball lingo used to describe a fielder who scoops the ball and runs with it?

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Hockey Spotlight

Hockey Spotlight at gamerisms reveals the language of the game, facts-trivia and a quiz.
Examples from the 4-part glossary are: Dangler, Flat Pass, Laser, Pipe and J Shot.
Hockey Facts Trivia Report includes players and game records.
Skate on over and take the challenging Hockey Quiz to test your game IQ.
Example: What does the hockey term Bar Down mean?

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Talking About BasketBall

gamerisms does the talking about Basketball with a 3-part glossary, facts trivia report and a quiz.
Basketball Quiz will test your knowledge of basketball speak with 10 Q&A.
Example: In basketball games, what does Off the Dribble refer to?
Jump to Basketball Trivia for plenty of facts and trivia like:
The first NBA player to score 38,000 points was Kareem Abdul-Jabar in 1989.

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Video Poker Info Corner

Video Poker Info at gamerisms presents a glossary, strategy tips, VP versions defined, facts-trivia report plus a quiz.
Quiz Example: 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.
Also, Video Poker Online Report provides a sample of VP versions, online plus tips and strategy for
3 of the most popular versions: Jacks+, Deuces Wild and Joker Poker.

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Slot Machines Defined

gamerisms defines slot machines with a 3-part glossary, facts-trivia report and a quiz.
Slots are defined with terms like Community Play, Hit Frequency, Bonus Added and Linked Jackpot.
With over 12 articles, the subjects are Progressive Slots, Wheel of Fortune Winners,
New slots for 2014-2020 reviewed, Penny vs. Dollar Slots plus trivia and a quiz mixed in.
Online Slot Games and Online Progressives are the 2 Guides offered.
Read on about the Slots Playground.

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Fantasy Sports Guide

This guide at gamerisms offers 5 parts about Fantasy Sports.
There is the 2-part glossary where you will see why FS is entertaining and profitable.
Some examples include: Mock Draft, Full PPR, Snake Draft and Late Swap.
There are also 2 lists of Baseball abbreviations and Football position short forms.
Fantasy Sports Facts Trivia is the place for the interesting to the downright odd.
Quiz example: What do Studs-and-Scrubs refer to?

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Language of Rugby

gamerisms explores the language of rugby with a 3-part glossary.
Find a detailed listing of Union and League player position numbers and names.
Rugby Facts: Example--Rugby is the dominant sport in such commonwealth countries as
Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa.
Also, there is the Rugby Games Quiz to include 10 questions and answers.
Example: When talking about the Game of Rugby, what does Grubber refer to?

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Cricket Focus

gamerisms focuses on cricket with a glossary, quiz and facts-trivia.
The site offers a two-part glossary of terms, lingo and jargon. The Facts-Trivia Report includes this bit of info:
The term home run was used in cricket for many years before baseball.
Be sure to take the Cricket Quiz where you will find this question:
When playing Cricket Games, what is a Nurdle?

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Talking Rummy Games

gamerisms talks Rummy Games versions and variations.
The Rummy Glossary offers 6 parts, one of which details several versions of rummy played worldwide.
The games covered are: Contract Rummy, Pinochle, Double Rummy, Knock, Continental, Kalookie and Pan.
Rummy Facts Trivia Report details this info:
Rummy is said to be the game from which Bridge and Pinochle were derived.
See the Rummy Quiz for this example question:
What does the rummy players' term Deadwood mean?

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