The Story Behind Video Poker Machines

Video Poker is so much a part of the casino experience now, but until the 1970’s casinos had basically table games and traditional reel type slot machines. Whereas slot machines are purely based on chance, Video Poker machines involve skill and strategy and are ideal for those who enjoy Poker, but not necessarily playing with others. They are immensely popular today.

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Elementals Online Video Slot Review and Tips

Elementals is a bright and colourful online video slot game produced by Microgaming. The game is all about the four elements of life represented by a band of superhero characters similar to the Captain Planet TV show. The game has a classic casino look to it with a standard purple wallpaper background and casino lobby background music. The colourful cartoon style symbols take up the bulk of the screen with the various game buttons located at the bottom of the screen. The 2D cartoon graphics give the game an early 90’s look which seems to work well with the basic casino sound effects.

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The Gaming Control Commission Ontario

In Canada, gambling is heavily regulated and with licences awarded only to established casinos and certain companies. The Gaming Control Commission Ontario was the regularity body who regulated and made sure that casino gaming was conducted in the public interest by social and financially responsible agencies. The commission has since been replaced and is now the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. The new commission includes the overseeing of the Alcohol and Gaming Regulation and Public Protection Act in Ontario Canada. It is the regulatory body responsible for administering liquor licences and regulation land based and online casino gaming in Ontario.

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