Skill Based Games

         Recently, I listened to an industry leader talk about some upcoming changes to casino games.  More specifically, he was talking about the proliferation of regulatory changes that were beginning to allow 'skill based' slot machines.  One of the first things he mentioned was that we've had skill based games for many years, namely video poker.  Okay, so I'm not fond of video poker being called a slot machine.  But, to regulatory agencies, this is the category they generally fall under.  The focus for this week is that this speaker so casually described video poker as a skill based game.

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