Skill Games

  • 23 September 2015

    Intertops Player Goes on $300,000+ Winning Streak

    One of the things about the online casino world is that most of the big winning streaks and jackpots come from the slots side of things. There are two main reasons for this. First, there are more slots than every other type of game combined. Second, the payout structures of some slots are set up so that large payouts are the vast majority of the value that players can get from the overall pay schedule.

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  • 02 May 2012

    Legal Online Horse Betting: The Skill Game of 2012

    With the Kentucky Derby right around the corner, all eyes will be on Louisville to watch the spectacle, the celebrities, and, of course, the “Greatest Two Minutes in Sports”. What you may not realize, however, is that you don’t have to be at the race to participate in a little of the action. In fact, Churchill Downs has its own legal online horse betting site–TwinSpires.com–that is backed by one of the biggest names in the horse racing industry, Brisnet.

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  • 02 March 2011

    Game Colony Features the Pharoah's Treasure Tile Game

    Play Pharoah’s Treasure for free at Game Colony and test your strategy in this collapsing, tile-swapping game of skill. The object of Pharoah’s Treasure is to score the most possible points by collapsing groups of three or more vertical or horizontal tiles. What looks like a complicated Egyptian pastime is actually a game based in skill and strategy. To score the most points in the fewest amount of moves, players will need to collapse large numbers of similar tiles simultaneously.

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  • 24 February 2011

    Play Dominoes Online For Cash

    Game Colony offers games of free dominoes online as well as opportunities to play in real cash online dominoes tournaments. As a game of skill, playing dominoes online for money does not constitute a form of online gambling, at least as far as the 1968 UK Gaming Act is concerned. That being said, you should probably be familiar with the laws in your province, state, and household.

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  • 19 January 2011

    Play Solitaire Games Online For Cash

    One may be the loneliest number, but it doesn’t have to be the poorest. Nor does it have to be bored. At online skill sites around the world, you can put your one-player skills to the test and play online games for money. Take a site like GameColony, for example. They take a game like solitaire and set up tournaments where entry fees create the total prize pool. Winners are determined by who can play the best game (by fewest moves, shortest time, etc).

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  • 07 January 2011

    Kick off 2011 with $5 and Newbie Rummy Tourneys

    Learning how to play Rummy online isn’t hard to do. There are tons of resources available, in fact, we have a great snapshot of the game in our Gin Rummy tutorial. The truth of the matter is, however, that you must play the game to become better at the game. And you know how it is–you can find plenty of people who would love to come together to play a little Texas Hold’em at your place, but mention Gin Rummy and their eyes glaze over.

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  • 02 December 2010

    Hit the $777 Jackpot at Rummy Royal

    Whether you play rummy online or at the kitchen table with friends, Rummy is definitely a social game. Online rummy tournaments have exploded in recent years, and it’s not just because the Internet has, too. Right now, Rummy Royal has a unique type of online rummy tournament available for its players: the $777 Jackpot table tournament. This special tournament challenges you to more than just win against your opponents, you have to win consecutively.

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  • 29 November 2010

    Get On Board with Backgammon Freerolls

    If you’re relatively new to the world of online backgammon tournaments, sometimes the best places to get your feet wet are online freeroll tournaments. By definition, a freeroll tournament is one where player pay nothing to participate, and can win real cash and bonuses. Places like BGRoom.com feature several online freeroll backgammon tournaments, so many, in fact, that they have over $10,000 up for grabs every single month.

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  • 18 November 2010

    Buckman is the new PacMan

    I’d be remiss if I failed to write a post this year to commemorate PacMan’s 30th birthday. Created May 22, 1980, PacMan revolutionized video games as we know them, and by “revolutionized” I mean “created”. While we may no longer play games a la arcade like we used to, we still love our nostalgic games with a twist for new technology. And now you can actually win money while playing. Enter Buckman from Game Colony.

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  • 13 November 2010

    New To Rummy? Rummy Royal Says "No Problem"

    Rummy Royal makes new online rummy players feel welcome with a bunch of enticing free money and bonus offers.I’m happy to report that Rummy Royal continues with their $5 Free Program, as reported last month in our Rummy Royal blog post. Sign up and get an additional $/€/£ 200 in deposit matches when Rummy Royal matches your deposit dollar for dollar (or Pound for Pound or Euro for Euro).

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