Go’s Frugal Fridays

If you haven’t been to Go Casino to check out their new list of tournaments this month, you better get there as soon as possible as there is a new slot tournament starting up nearly every day of the week.  Get there by Friday and you can get in on the next Frugal Friday tournament.

These low roller tournaments don’t cost much to enter, though they offer a pretty decent prize pool worth $1,500.  These one-day slot tournaments go off every Friday and last from 9:00am to 7:45pm.  They cost a miniscule $1.99 to enter, which will get you 150 credits to spin the reels.  The next Frugal Friday tournament starts this Friday, February 12, and, in honor of Valentine’s Day, will feature the Dr Love Slot game.

Dr Love is a 5 reel, 9-payline game that uses a love sick theme.  The reels are bursting with Dr. Love’s patients, crutches, flowers, chocolates, teddy bears, heart shaped pills, and attractive nurses to name a few.  Dr Love also has a wild, scatter, and a free spin bonus feature in which all wins are tripled.  It is triggered by three or more love meter symbol anywhere on the board.

Get to Go Casino to register your place in this new tournament that kicks off this Friday.  Speaking of this Friday, Go Casino is also offering a weeklong slot tournament in honor of Valentine’s Day.  The Valentine’s Week-Long $75,000 Guaranteed Freeroll is completely free to enter, which makes it an excellent value as you could win a piece of the massive $75,000 prize pool.  Get to Go Casino right away to sign up!

Weekend Madness at Go

Go Casino is celebrating the upcoming weekend by offering a new big prize pool tournament that starts this Friday, February 5.

Get to Go Casino right away to register your place in the upcoming 50k Guaranteed Weekend Madness slot tournament that offers a very impressive $50,000 prize pool.  The tournament features the February appropriate Love Bugs slot game.  This 5 reel, nine-payline game uses a colorful love theme with reels bursting with such romantic icons as diamond rings, violins, champagne, love letters, chocolates to name a few.  The game also features a wild and scatter symbol, though it is the bonus game that offers the most fun.  When triggered, you will be prompted to choose from a selection of gift boxes to reveal your bonus prizes.  You could end up tripling your winnings or grabbing up to 15 free spins!

Entry into this fantastic February tournament is just $12.99, which will get you 325 credits to spin the reels.  Should you find yourself running low before the tournament ends on February 9, re-buys are unlimited and set at $12.99 each.  All you need to do to take part is get to Go Casino and register your place. Browse through their full list of tournaments while you’re there as they are offering over $400,000 in prizes this month, including $75,000 in their special Valentine’s Week Freeroll tournament!

Don’t forget that new players can also take advantage of their extremely generous welcome bonus that awards up to an unbelievable $20,000 over your first 20 deposits!

Choosing an Online Casino

There’s no doubt that the popularity of online gambling has surged in recent years. Plenty of people are discovering the convenience and fun on offer at online casinos across the Internet, though it can be intimidating if you’re new to the exciting world of online gambling. In order to cut down on some of the stress of getting started, here are some things to look for while searching for an online casino to gamble at.

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New Reel Gangsters Slot at Rome Casino

Reel Gangsters SlotNew at Rome Casino is the Reel Gangsters slot game. Featuring a 1920s theme of gangsters, crime and cops, this new 5 reel 20 payline video slot is sure to be a lot of fun.

The slot features great graphics and a fun theme. The symbols are full of fun gangster inspired images, such as bags of money, safes, gun totting gangster, femme fatales, mafia bosses and corrupt cops. There is also a wild symbol and scatter to help you win big with great bonus features.

The wild symbol is a revolver and the scatter is a newspaper. Use the scatter symbol to unlock the bonus game feature which is an off reels gangster crime spree adventure called “Daylight Robbery” which has 5 rounds.

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WSOP Day 8 highlights

The November 9 have been decided as Day 8 of the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event comes to a close. The players who will make up the final table when it is played in November are:

  • Seat 1: Darvin Moon – 58,930,000
  • Seat 2: James Akenhead – 6,800,000
  • Seat 3: Phil Ivey – 9,765,000
  • Seat 4: Kevin Schaffel – 12,390,000
  • Seat 5: Steven Begleiter – 29,885,000
  • Seat 6: Eric Buchman – 34,800,000
  • Seat 7: Joe Cada – 13,215,000
  • Seat 8: Antoine Saout – 9,500,000
  • Seat 9: Jeff Shulman – 19,580,000

Darvin Moon still holds a commanding chip lead, and will continue to do so for the next 4 months.

Many are saying that this is one of the most talented final tables that we have seen in the World Series of Poker Main Event. It will also be really great to see a poker pro, Phil Ivey, in the action on the final table.

The final table of the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event will run from November 7 from 10.

WSOP Day 7 highlights

The 64 players that started Day 7 of the World Series of Poker Main Event have been trimmed down to just 27.

When play finished for the day Darvin Moon was still the overall chip leader with 20,160,000 in total, and will carry a huge lead on the rest of the field into Day 8. Phil Ivey is still very much in the hunt for his third bracelet of this year’s WSOP with 11,350,000 in chips. Two other well-known players, Antonio Esfandiari and Ludovic Lacay, will have their work cut out for themselves on Day 8 with 4,470,000 and 5,610,000 chips respectively.

WSOP Day 6 highlights

After a long day only 64 of the 185 who started Day 6 of the WSOP Main Event remain.

Notable players to bust on Day 6 include: 2005 Main Event champ Joe Hachem, last year’s champion Peter Eastgate, David Benyamine and long time chip leader from this year’s tournament Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier.

Players to make it to Day 7 include Phil Ivey, Antonio Esfandiari, eff Shulman, Tom Schneider, Dennis Phillips, Blair Rodman, Joe Sebok, and Prahlad Friedman. The chip leader is Darvin Moon with almost nearly 10 million.

WSOP Day 5 highlights

407 players have become 185 at the end of Day 5 of the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event.

The chip leader going into Day 6 will be Warren Zackey with 4,872,000.

Notable players to bust on Day 5 include: Dan Harrington and actor Lou Diamond Phillips.

Making it to Day 6 are some highly regarded poker players such as Phil Ivey, Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier, Joe Hachem, Antonio Esfandiari, Peter Eastgate and David Benyamine.

WSOP Day 4 highlights

Day 4 saw 789 players start the day and only 407 finish it to make it to Day 5 with Matt Affleck the chip leader with 1,819,000.

The biggest name to bust on Day 4 was Phil Hellmuth who had to watch is pocket rockets be defeated by a straight. After being dealt A♣ A♠ Hellmuth flat called before the flop from a late position. The flop was J♣ 10♦ 5♣. Kevin Jenkins pushed all-in with 83,000, Hellmuth then re-raised all-in with 110,000 and Jose Manuel Gomez called. Jenkins turned over 9♥ 8♥ for an open-ended straight draw, and Gomez showed J♥ 10♣ for two pair. The turn brought the 7♦ giving Jenkins the straight, and the river was the 3♠. Hellmuth out.

And Chris “Jesus” Ferguson was felted by 6 6 6, which is just a little bit eerie.

But the most unfortunate story of the day belonged to Kia Hamadani, the Main Event bubble boy. After being blinded and anted down trying to hang on to make the money, Hamadani was finally all-in with his 500 ante with 4♣ 3♥. The flop came Q♥ 6♥ Q♦. After betting 20,00 to push out the other two remaining players in the hand, Reed Hensel showed 9♥ 2♣. The turn finished it off, giving Hensel a 9♦ and then further rubbed salt in the wound with the 9♠ on the river. With Hamadani’s elimination the room burst into cheers and applause as the remaining players realized that they had made the money. But Hamadani doesn’t go away empty handed, the WSOP and Jack Link’s have agreed to buy him into the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event, which is a nice prize for the unfortunate bubble boy.

WSOP Day 3 highlights

At the end of Day 3 789 players remain, with Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier the chip leader with 1,380,500.

Notable players to bust on Day 3: Jennifer Harman, Sam Farha, Greg Raymer and Carlos Mortensen.

Pro players that will be starting Day 4 include: Phil Ivey, Antonio Esfandiari, Joe Hachem, Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier, David Benyamine and Paul Wasicka, the 2007 runner-up.