Winning at video poker involves more than just blind luck. Casino Video Poker for the GENIUS shows you how to take the guesswork out of your play, and how to put the know-how in.
New to gambling? Most of us will try gambling at least a few times for recreation, just to say we’ve tried it. Casino Video Poker for the GENIUS gives you a head start in learning to play the best-paying casino slots, and provides strategy to help you play longer and have more fun and success.
Do you already regularly enjoy casinos? Author Linda Nowell shows you how to have more fun and increase your chances of winning a royal flush jackpot. You’ll also benefit from Nowell’s explanations about how to nail down your own risk tolerance so that you give yourself a better chance at winning.
Nowell helps you understand what you need to know to be a much more successful player, whether you’re playing in her native Las Vegas or another venue.Think of Casino Video Poker for the GENIUS as a powerful shortcut to increasing your knowledge of video poker, and increasing your win probability.
About the For the GENIUS Series
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Table of Contents
Part 1 – Welcome to the Exciting Experience of Casino Video Poker
Chapter 1 – Don’t Be Fooled: Computer Games Are Not Casino Video Poker
Chapter 2 – Why Do Casinos Call Video Poker a “Slot Game”?
Chapter 3 – There’s No Place Like Vegas for Casino Video Poker
Chapter 4 – Basic Casino Etiquette to Keep Your Inexperience from Showing
Chapter 5 – Introduction to the Players Clubs
Chapter 6 – Determining Your Personal Risk Tolerance
Chapter 7 – Why Playing CVP Is a Lot Like Playing the Stock Market
Part 2 – Laying the Foundation for Your Video Poker Experience
Chapter 8 – What Are the Odds? The Driving Question in Casinos
Chapter 9 – Never Bet the Mortgage Payment and Other Tips for Your Safety
Chapter 10 – Getting to Know the Lingo of Casinos and CVP
Chapter 11 – Paytables: Read Them or Weep
Chapter 12 – Know What Game You’re Playing
Chapter 13 – Money, Money, Money, Money. . .
Chapter 14 – What Does It Take to Be a Winner at Video Poker?
Part 3 – Draw on the Basics: Understanding Casino Video Poker
Chapter 15 – The Evolution of Casino Video Poker Machines
Chapter 16 – Today’s Popular CVP Games and How to Evaluate Which Games to Play
Chapter 17 – Comparing Play Strategies for Three Popular CVP Games
Chapter 18 – Comparing/Contrasting CVP Games Found in Casinos Today
Chapter 19 – Perfect Practice = Perfect Play = More Consistent Winners
Chapter 20 – Pace Yourself
Part 4 – Expanding Your Gaming Soiree into a World-class Vacation
Chapter 21 – Leaving Is So Very Hard to Do!
Chapter 22 – Playing On, Off, and Way Off the Strip
Chapter 23 – Players Club Value-added Perks, with No Redemption of Points
Chapter 24 – That Pesky Internal Revenue Service!
Chapter 25 – What Figures Into Your Bottom Line?
Chapter 26 – Good Luck!
Glossary of Video Poker Terms