How Will NJ Online Casinos Fare Now That AC Casinos Are Fully Open?
The long-awaited day when Atlantic City casinos can again operate at 100% capacity has finally arrived. In addition, most of the other previous restrictions, including Plexiglas dividers at table games and mandatory mask-wearing have been lifted. Even bar-side food and beverage service, buffets, and showroom entertainment are back. But how will all of these changes affect the revenue at NJ online casinos? Why the pandemic produced a record increase in NJ online casino revenue During […]
Sports Betting & Casino Gaming Were Down In Feb. Even With The Super Bowl
Months after the shuttered Atlantic City casinos were allowed to reopen, the impact of the pandemic is still being felt. February 2021 was another lackluster month for casino gaming revenue, which was to be expected. But another finding that was not expected was that the sports betting handle was also down. NJ sports betting was less in February than in January According to a March 17 article on ThePressofAtlanticCity.com, NJ sports betting revenue for Feb. […]
Will Atlantic City Casinos Stay Open Despite NEW COVID-19 Concerns?
Atlantic City casinos to close again? On March 16, 2020, Gov. Murphy ordered a mandatory shutdown of all nine Atlantic City casinos due to health and safety concerns over the spread of the coronavirus. The casinos remained closed for over 100 days. New Casino Bonuses in NJ That Deserve A Second Look The Atlantic City casinos finally reopened in July but with many restrictions The casinos finally received the go-ahead to reopen for the July […]
Should NJ Online Casinos Add Games of Skill For Real Money Gambling?
We’ve seen a lot of attention brought to online gaming since the onset of the pandemic. Casinos across the nation closed and states saw gaming revenue plummet. For those like New Jersey who have online casinos, the shift in customer habits softened the blow a bit. Even with casinos re-opening to limited capacity, players are opting to stay online and take advantage of NJ online casino bonuses and promos. As winter approaches, destinations like Atlantic […]
Atlantic City Casinos Lose $112 Million In The 2nd Quarter of 2020 – WHAT?!
The Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has just released the Atlantic City casino revenue figures for the second quarter of 2020. This is the period starting April 1 and ending June 30. Longest Atlantic City casino shutdown since 1978 When the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic compelled Gov. Murphy to order all nine Atlantic City casinos to close on March 16, how long the unprecedented casino closures would last was anyone’s guess. NJ online casino gambling […]
Golden Nugget Tops AC Casinos in June Online Revenue
The Golden Nugget Casino set a new high mark for 2020 with over $29.1 million in monthly online gross revenue, according to reports released by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement Tuesday. June’s number continues Golden Nugget’s streak of leading the NJ online casino field throughout the 2020 calendar year. The reported revenue is slightly higher than the May total. Golden Nugget operates its titular online casino, along with BetFair, PlaySugarHouse, and BetAmerica in […]
Sizzling Summer $10K Giveaway at Tropicana Online Casino
Eight of the nine Atlantic Casino casinos, including Tropicana, have reopened. So despite the reduced capacity, social distancing, no indoor dining or drinking, and other restrictions, that means more fun for everyone. Meanwhile, something else you can count on every weekend of the year, even if you can’t get to Atlantic City, is an exciting new promotion from Tropicana Online Casino. And this weekend–Fri, July 10 through Sun., July 12–the casino has come up with […]
Atlantic City Casinos Reopen July (2-3) UPDATES: What You Need To Know
The July 4th holiday weekend is almost here. But this year, it will take on a special meaning. Even though the pandemic that kept all nine Atlantic City casinos closed since March 16 is far from over–which means special safety precautions still apply—the casinos have been given the go-ahead to reopen. This is the exciting news we have been waiting for, but for anyone planning to make the trip, I can’t emphasize too strongly that […]
NJSCOOP 2020 at PokerStars is Bigger Than Ever
While most sports and activities have put their calendars on hold, April is a hot month for online poker in the Garden State with NJSCOOP. In addition to the sharp increase in play from the coronavirus pandemic, the New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker opened last weekend. This year features a busier schedule for players, with two flights of buy-ins totaling 48 events, up from 41 in 2019. $1.2 million is up for grabs […]
New Online Casino Games in NJ – Featuring DraftKings Casino
It looks like DraftKings online casino is coming into its own, with a huge influx of new online slot games in the last month (60+). This new player on the NJ online casino scene also added 18 in November and seem very serious about making the top 10. They have a ways to go to catch up with the #1 casino, Golden Nugget, which is rapidly approaching the 700-game mark but seem dedicated to have […]