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EZ Baccarat’s modern twist

This article first appeared in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of WGM. MGM Macau will offer players a chance to trial popular baccarat variant EZ Baccarat on more than 100 of its Live Multi-Game terminals. They say a fast game is a good game and that is...

Gaming insights Gaming

The King’s table

This article first appeared in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of WGM. A London antiques seller recently posted a unique roulette table for sale – and it comes with quite a story! History is littered with gamblers and scammers, tricksters and tragics...

Secrets of sports betting Sport

World Sport Rankings

This article first appeared in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of WGM. WGM brings you the top 8 “top 8s” from the world’s most popular and competitive sports. Which teams and players have been on the...

Famous faces Party Lifestyle

Out and about in Macau

This article first appeared in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of WGM. The who’s who of Macau’s VIP social and entertainment scenes… Macau opened its arms to the world as 2016 wound down, welcoming a number of the year’s biggest festivals...

Lifestyle Eat

Good Food Guide: Lemon Lemon Café

Hidden in a small alley in Macau Central, Lemon Lemon Café uses lemon yellow color as its theme and places lots of lemon outside its door for decoration. The décor has a strong British flavor and is very attractive to visitors. The café is...

Gaming insights Gaming Cover features

Macau’s French connection

This article first appeared in the Nov/Dec 2016 issue of WGM. Macau’s newest integrated resort, The Parisian, opened for business last month – its mass market focus belied by a glitzy launch party attended by international celebrities and...

Lifestyle See and do

Winning with the right nutrition

This article first appeared in the Sep/Oct 2016 issue of WGM. Nutritionist Joseph Chow from Amazing Grace Nutrition and Fitness gives WGM some invaluable advice on what we should be eating and drinking to maintain peak performance during long...

Baccarat Gaming

A formidable Duo

This article first appeared in the Sep/Oct 2016 issue of WGM. DUOBAO combines baccarat and poker to create a new table game aimed at upping the excitement. Baccarat may well have been the cornerstone of Macau’s success over the past 12 years...

See and do

Here comes the night

With diversity now the buzz word in Macau's gaming industry, this year's expanded Macau International Clubbing Show will highlight some of the best new club and bar products hitting the...

Gaming insights

In the know

Oriental Group is using its widespread gaming experience and trusted name to bring some unique features to its recently launched online gaming brand Oriental Game. For anyone that has...

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Current issue: May/Jun 2016

In this issue: The “Fnatical” rise of eSports The Oriental history of the Ruins of St Paul’s World Sport Rankings The bigger the better Out and about in Macau In the know and much more… Previous issues: Mar/Apr | Jan/Feb |...

The poker industry

The bigger the better

The 2016 World Series of Poker is just around the corner as players from across the globe converge with dreams of poker glory. WGM takes a look at what to expect from the tournament series...

Secrets of poker

Pushing small edges

Pit any two poker hands together and one will inevitably be favorite to best the other at showdown. But when it comes to pushing this advantage – and how much we should risk to do so – the...

Golf

Breaking down the backswing

In our last golf tip, we looked at how to implement a smooth one piece takeaway. This time we will be focusing on the completion of the backswing and the effect it has on the all-important...

Gaming insights

G2E celebrates 10 years in Macau

G2E Asia celebrates the important and significant milestone of its 10th year when it returns to the Venetian Macau from 17 to 19 May 2016. Asia's longest running gaming exhibition and...

Social pages

The Macau Files: Lok Man Kit

The Macau Files celebrates the thousands of people who make Macau tick. From taxi drivers to croupiers to waitresses to engineers, we meet the people who make up the lifeblood of Macau...

Poker profiles

Phil Ivey: A league of his own

The question as to who is the greatest poker player on the planet is one that has sparked lively debate in poker rooms and on internet forums for years. Naturally, answers vary wildly and...

Social pages

The Macau Files: Ceci L

The Macau Files celebrates the thousands of people who make Macau tick. From taxi drivers to croupiers to waitresses to engineers, we meet the people who make up the lifeblood of Macau...

Gaming insights

RWS guilty!

In what has been described as a classic case of David v Goliath, Australian lawyer Mr Adesh Goel took on Resorts World Sentosa claiming damages for false imprisonment, assault and...

Secrets of poker

Size matters

WGM takes an in-depth look at pre-flop open bet sizing in tournament poker and how this important aspect of the game has evolved in recent years. Poker is a game that is always evolving – so...

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Current issue: Nov/Dec 2015

In this issue: An audience with Levo Chan Learning to smile United’s gamble paying off The house that Jack built Up in smoke Triple treat and much more… Previous issues: Sep/Oct | Jul/Aug | May/Jun | Further...

See and do

Learning to smile

It's not every day you can honestly say you've made a difference in someone's life, but thanks to WGM, Ho Tram Resort Casino and the Asian Poker Tour (APT) there are a few more kids smiling...

Baccarat

Understanding baccarat trends Pt 2

Last issue we brought you a trip down memory lane to what was arguably the most talked about article we have ever run in the pages of WGM. "Fate in the cards: understanding baccarat...

Social pages

The Macau Files: Rebecca Ng

The Macau Files celebrates the thousands of people who make Macau tick. From taxi drivers to croupiers to waitresses to engineers, we meet the people who make up the lifeblood of Macau...