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US – Newly approved Illitch sign off $75m Ocean Casino revamp

Luxor Capital Group, the primary owner of Ocean Casino Resort, announced today that the Ilitch organisation has received regulatory approval and will acquire, through an affiliate, 50 per cent of Ocean. Luxor will control the remaining 50 per cent and will share equally with the Illitch organization in major decisions involving Ocean. The joint venture, previously announced earlier this…

US – All nine Atlantic City casinos post increases in August

Atlantic City’s casinos and racetrack sports betting saw a 31 per cent increase in revenues in August, compared to last year with GGR reaching $426.7m, up from $326.3m in August 2020. Casino win for August was $262.4m compared to $199.1m in August 2020. All nine casinos saw revenue increases compared to 2020 with Borgata leading…

US – Borgata Hotel Casino installs Interblock Stadium to gaming floor

Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa announced that the market-leading casino resort has partnered with Interblock Gaming, leading developer and supplier of luxury electronic table gaming products, to add an Interblock Stadium to its gaming floor. Interblock Stadium is an interactive, dealer-assisted electronic gaming environment where guests can play a selection of their favorite table games,…

US – Ocean Resorts becomes home to Atlantic City’s largest number of Buffalo Link games

Ocean Casino Resort is now home to Atlantic City’s largest collection of Buffalo Link games from Aristocrat Gaming. Buffalo Link is one of the most popular casino games in the US. “We are thrilled to offer our customers the largest collection of Aristocrat Gaming’s™ newest and most exciting title – Buffalo Link™ in Atlantic City,”…

US – Borgata Hotel Casino launches MGM Direct To Borgata

Travelers from up to 75 departure cities across the US can now escape to Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, MGM Resorts International’s destination resort on the East Coast, with flight service via Sun Country Airlines into Atlantic City International Airport. Through MGM Direct, the company’s charter program, Atlantic City’s market-leading casino resort is now offering…

US – Profit at Atlantic City’s casinos increases three fold in first quarter

Atlantic City casinos’ profit surged in the first quarter of 2021 to over $95m, more than triple the amount they earned last year when the pandemic saw casinos shuttered for half of March with only Bally’s generating an operating loss. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement confirmed that eight of the nine casinos posted…

US – Borgata and Ocean settle out of court following poaching and stolen data allegations

MGM Resorts has confirmed that its Borgata property has withdrawn its lawsuit against Ocean Casino, which accused Ocean of illegally poaching Borgata staff in an attempt to learn confidential information about its high-roller customers. A spokesman for MGM Resorts International said: “The matter between Borgata and Ocean Casino has been amicably resolved. As part of…

US – Hard Rock Atlantic City to add Asian and High Limit areas

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has announced the resort will reinvest a minimum of $20m in capital improvements including suite renovations, the opening of a new Starbucks, additional slots and table games, a new dining outlet and a refresh of beachfront amenities. “The commitment of these capital dollars from our ownership proves their…

US – Caesars to spend $400m on Atlantic City resorts over next two years

Caesars Entertainment shared details today on its $400m master plan investment in Atlantic City where it owns and operates three of the region’s preeminent casino destinations – Caesars Atlantic City, Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City and Tropicana Atlantic City. The plans include remodeled room towers; freshly appointed interior design elements; enhancements to the casinos’ gaming floors;…