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It’s Time To Try Your Hand at Video Poker!

Posted by Megan On February 11th

When you’re at the casino, do you walk right on by the video poker machines?

Have you played video poker?

Would you like to brush up on your video poker skills?

Game King Video Poker

So, you have decided to play video poker. Now what? It doesn’t look too difficult, but you’re just not sure as to the strategy. There are a number of games to choose from. Which game is the right one for you?

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Are you looking for a one-day mini-vacation? Do you love being on the water? Do you like a day or evening that is full of fun?


Look no further! Come and join us on The Big “M” Casino at Fort Myers Beach, Florida. We sail year-round departing from Moss Marine.  The Big “M” Casino cruise now offers a 5 Hour Lunch or Dinner Cruise with a Vegas-Style gaming action. Make your reservations online or call us at 239-765-PLAY (7529).

Our new 5 Hour Cruise schedule:

          AM Cruises – 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Tuesday – Sunday)
          PM Cruises – 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Friday – Saturday)

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What’s Your Strategy When Playing BlackJack?

Posted by Megan On September 16th

Do you have an basic, intermediate, or advanced strategy for playing BlackJack? Or when you play is it just strictly based on luck?

Play BlackJack
Blackjack is one of the few games where you can have an active role in determining the outcome.

Here’s some strategies to use:

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Are the Slot Machines Calling Your Name?

Posted by Megan On July 10th

Wow! You are at the casino, and now it’s time to decide which machine to play?  If you are new to slot machines, the first thing you will realize is there are a variety of machines to choose from!

Slot Machines
Each slot machine has its own theme and involves matching brightly colored symbols of fruits, numbers, letters or shapes. Multi-line slot machines are available too and are becoming very popular! They have more than one pay-line. Reel slot machines usually have three to five pay-lines. However, video slot machines may have anywhere between 9 to 100 different pay-lines. With video poker, you can play between one and one hundred hands at a time.

Are you ready to play?

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Do You Have a “Poker Face”?

Posted by Megan On June 5th

Are you new to poker? Do you understand the importance of your facial expression when you do play poker? Can you maintain a “poker face”?

Poker Face
A “poker face” is defined as a face lacking an interpretable expression. If you watch an expert poker player, you will see they have it mastered.

Keeping a “poker face” is one of the most important keys to success when playing poker. A  poker player avoids giving anything away to their opponents, but a good poker player is also a skilled bluffer, and able to mislead opponents into making false assumptions.

Here are some ideas for maintaining a “poker face”:

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Interested in joining in on one of the most exciting games in the casino?

Casino Craps

Not sure you know the proper etiquette of Casino Craps? Or perhaps you have played it before, but you’re feeling a bit rusty.

Here are a few etiquette tips to review:

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Video Poker Games – The Basics

Posted by Megan On December 10th

For anyone interested in trying his or her hand on video poker games, there are many options on the market.

Video Poker Games

This is the second installment of
“How to Play Video Poker – What You Need to Know”
which can be downloaded for free from

Before you sit down to play, you will want to do your research on the particular video poker game you’ll be playing. That way you can decide on your best strategy.

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Do You Know How to Play Video Poker?

Posted by Megan On November 12th

When was the last time you walked by a video poker machine? Did you play it? If you didn’t, why not? Maybe you need to brush up on the basics, understand the odds, or learn the strategies and tips!

Play Video Poker

It doesn’t take long to became a fan, once you become familiar with how to play video poker. At the Big “M” Casino, we make it easy to learn how to play. Just download our FREE eBook: How to Play Video Poker – What You Need to Know!

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Let It Ride – What You Should Know!

Posted by Megan On September 13th

Time to enjoy our authentic Vegas-style casino action on our day or evening cruise and try your hand at Let It Ride!

How to Play Let It Ride, Cowboy!           Let It Ride

  • Finished reading each tip in the eBook – check!
  • Have a better understanding of the table game Let It Ride – check!
  • Ready to play Let It Ride – check!

Now is the time to experience the fun of playing this popular poker game on the Big “M”!

Our cruises are six hours of pure fun! You’ll be impressed with our “All You Can Eat Buffet”, all of our table games, and our slot machines. But we don’t stop there! We also offer daytime Bingo and fantastic live entertainment on selected cruises. Make sure you join our FREE Cash Back Players Club Card!

Ready to brush up on the 12 Let It Ride tips real quick? Here they are:
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Once it was introduced by ShuffleMaster, Let It Ride quickly gained popularity.

how to play Let It Ride

This is the twelfth installment of How to Play Let It Ride, Cowboy
which can be downloaded for free from

So why does everyone love to learn to play Let It Ride ?
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