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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 Certified Slots, Line Bet, Near Miss 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 reputable online casinos are audited and many post their online slot payouts percentages to view.
One of the most successful online slot games is Tomb Raider.

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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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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: Cheveal, Derniere, Flat Bettor, Manque and Low Bet.
Also find a roulette trivia report along with the Roulette Quiz with questions like:
What does the term Dolly mean in roulette games?

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Blackjack Focus

gamerisms focuses on the popular game of Blackjack.
Start with the introduction then move on to a 3-part glossary providing game terms.
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 Cold Turkey mean in Blackjack?

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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: Baccarat, Let It Ride, Raz and Pai Gow Poker.
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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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 lingo, terms and betting options like All Up, Bottle, Flag, Goliath and Flash.

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Video Poker Quiz

10 questions and answers challenge video poker players at gamerisms. Example of one is:
What is a dirty Royal in reference to video poker games?
A. 4 Parts of a Royal dealt.
B. Royal straight with 1 card off-suit: AC, KC, QD, JC, 10C
C. Wild Royal that includes 1 or more wild cards, example: Deuces or Jokers Wild.
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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Penny vs Dollar Slots

gamerisms compares Penny vs Dollar Slots in this report.
Details include penny, dollar and online slots features, betting and payouts.
You will find the jackpot stories of Penny Slot Winners. Example:
A Nevada resident became one of the multi-millionaire penny slots winners
when his investment paid off on Penny Megabucks at the Pahrump Nugget Casino.
He hit the MegaJackpot for $18,799,414, the largest penny slot jackpot to date.
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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Billiards: Skill Game Favorite

gamerisms presents the 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: Baulk-line, Apex, Drop Pockets and Frozen.
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 is a Feather Shot in a billiards game?

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12 Gaming Guides

gamerisms presents 12 gaming guides to benefit your online casino play.
Individual Guides for Poker, Slots, Sportsbetting, Fantasy Sports and more...
Glossary examples of terms are: Multi-Player Casino, 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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Slots Quiz: 10 Q&A

This slots quiz at gamerisms offers a reel challenge with 10 Q&A. An example is as follows:
What are the three types of slots used by slot players?
A. Basic, Progressive and Bonus slots.
B. Red White & Blue 7’s.
C. Flat Tops, Megabucks and Double Diamonds.
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 an
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 to include a 2-part glossary.
There is a brief history, along with the types of players ending with the unique language.
For example, Cyber Athletes: gamers who play for a living. It has become big business as gamerz play for money.
Video Gamer Terms, part 2 includes terms like:
Coop, Crash, ESRB 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: Atlantic City Blackjack, Bonus BJ Gold,Classic BJ, Double Exposure BJ andEuropean BJ.
Examples for Video Poker include: Sevens Wild, Tens or Better VP, Deuces Wild Power VP and Jacks or Better Power VP.
For another type of video game, visit the Video Game Online Play Guide that tackles the phenomenon of online video gaming.
The guide includes general online info, playing choices and types of games.

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Speaking of Roulette

gamerisms speaks the language of Roulette offering a glossary to include 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 Split Roulette bet?
Jump to Roulette Facts-Trivia where you will find this bit of trivia:
William Nelson Darnborough from Illinois challenged the Monte Carlo casino at roulette winning close to half million dollars.

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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 Spinner, Streak Betting, MegaClubs 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 and 8 Casino games.
This question is answered: Who are the winners, losers and players for sports, casino gambling, skill and video games?

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Tell Me About Baseball

gamerisms provides a 3-part glossary, quiz and facts-trivia report.
Some of the terms and phrases in this world are Can of Corn, Green Light, Hot Corner 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:
During a baseball game, what is the term used when a relief pitcher is placed in the game before the closer?

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Hockey Spotlight

Hockey Spotlight at gamerisms is where you will find the language of the game, facts-trivia and a quiz.
Examples from the 4-part glossary are: Blind Pass, One-Timer, Puck Bunny 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, Howitzer mean?

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Video Games Trivia & Quiz

Video Games Trivia offers the history, growth, revenue plus 10 game genres.
For example, Nearly all video games have some form of online connectivity.
Fact: approx. 64% of online gamers globally are women.
To expand your knowledge of genres, move over to the genre quiz offering 12 Q&A with questions like:
What currently still actively popular fighting game franchise began its life in the arcades of 1987?

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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: What does the basketball term Top of the Key mean?
Jump to Basketball Trivia for plenty of facts and trivia like:
The New York Nicks won 12 straight games
against the Boston Celtics in 1995 and were the first to do so.

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Video Poker Info

Video Poker Info at gamerisms presents a glossary, strategy tips, VP versions defined, facts-trivia report plus a quiz.
Quiz Example: What is the difference between ‘Full pay’ and ‘Short pay’ VP games?
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 or Better, 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 Bonus Added, Certified Slots, Instant Winner 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: Auction Draft, Depth Chart, Bust and Late Swap.
This guide will provide the basics followed by a facts-trivia report and quiz.
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 does the term Floor mean in fantasy sports?

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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: Explore the unique features, records and history of the sport.
like this: biggest lead in history of Rugby Union was taken by Argentina over Paraguay. They won 152-0.
Also, there is the Rugby Games Quiz to include 10 questions and answers.
Example: What does the term Flyhalf mean in Rugby?

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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:
Cricket was first the domain of Englishmen. Thus, 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:
What is the definition of the term Dolly in the game of Cricket?

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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.
Also, Rummy Facts Trivia Report details this info:
It may be that Rummy was derived from the Chinese game of Mahjong.
Also, there is the Rummy Quiz with this example question:
What does the term Baiting mean in rummy?

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Word Games X 2

gamerisms presents Word Games X 2 as follows:
Part 1 highlights classic and pencil word game types.
Part 2 details other word games plus a glossary of 5 popular word games.
For example, Word Battle is played by up to 4 players to spell out 3 words.
The game involves four rounds in all, and all rounds contain new letters to work with.

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