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Macau Casino Revenue Falls for 2nd Straight Month

Casino revenue in the global gambling mecca of Macau fell for a second straight month in July as Chinese high rollers stayed away because of Beijing's corruption crackdown.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Couple plans to live long and prosper to death do they part

Star Trek fans from across the world are beaming themselves down to the Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas where this weekend is the largest Star Trek convention of the year.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, Wedding

QJ.net

Annother Crytek Title Changes Studios

The question of what the heck is going on at Crytek during their "transitional phase" is not looking good.

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Press-Telegram

iHeartRadio and Farm Aid festivals announce lineups and more music news

Coldplay and One Direction head the all-star lineup at this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival set for Sept.

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Related Topix: Dance, Coldplay, Pop/Rock, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, Video Games, Chris Martin, Taylor Swift, Music

Bellingham Herald

Mac King Comedy Magic Show comes to Skagit Valley Casino Resort

The Mac King Comedy Magic Show appears at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Skagit Valley Casino Resort's Pacific Showroom, 5984 N. Darrk Lane, in Bow.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Video Games, Pop/Rock, The Beach Boys, Ferndale, WA

The Baltimore Sun

Charm City Cakes added to Horseshoe Casino lineup

The $442 million gaming complex announced that the Remington-based bakery, made famous on the cable TV show "Ace of Cakes," will "provide a wide array of baked goods, experiences and merchandise" to guests at the casino, which has announced an Aug. 26 opening.

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Phillymag.com

Long Weekend: What Happens in Gay Vegas, Stays in Gay Vegas

This was my fourth trip to Las Vegas, and for the first time, I saw something rather cool: Two guys were holding hands in walking down the Strip-in broad daylight.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, us Travel, North America Travel, Las Vegas, NV, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games, Watches, Life, Food, Dining

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

GameWorks brings jobs, family fun to Town Square

A unique arcade is back in Las Vegas. GameWorks completes its move from the Las Vegas Strip to Town Square Thursday.

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Live Design Online

EDMMC Speaker Alex Ares Designed For Swedish House Mafia, A-Trak, And More

Lighting designer and programmer, Alex Ares will speak at the 2014 Electronic Dance Music Master Classes in Las Vegas, one of the hottest EDM locations in the country, in conjunction with LDI, EDMMC will explore the artistic, technical, and practical challenges of designing and programming for this burgeoning musical phenomenon.

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The London Free Press

Games getting a next-gen makeover

As the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One continue to gain momentum, more and more game developers are giving their existing titles a fresh coat of digital paint and re-releasing them for the new generation of consoles and gaming PCs.

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Related Topix: 4A Games, Metro, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Erie Times News

How to spell comedy success

When he inquired about performing at the Punchline in Atlanta, the owner said, "You have to have a big name to play here."

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Related Topix: Pipeworks Software, Inc., Wheel of Fortune, Game Show, Entertainment, Video Games, Television, Vanna White

IGN

Podcast Unlocked: Mass Effect 4's Mako-ver

So much to discuss on this week's Xbox podcast! Mass Effect gets its Mako back, Destiny 's beta goes well, Homefront fans get good news, Gamestop wants to help you ruin your credit rating, and more.

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ESPN

Chaves finally gets visa, will make fight vs. Rios

Brandon Rios, trainer Robert Garcia and other members of their team left their training camp in Oxnard, California, on Tuesday night to make the four-hour drive to Las Vegas in anticipation of Rios' fight on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Oxnard, CA, Las Vegas, Video Games, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics

IGN

Amazon Fire TV Now Trialling Playcast Cloud Gaming App

The app streams games directly from Amazon's servers to your Fire TV, and has an emphasis on triple-A releases.

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Related Topix: United Front Games, Square Enix, Video Games, Sleeping Dogs, Darksiders, Vigil Games

San Jose Mercury News

Nvidia Shield Portable getting better with age

JON C HAG/ASSOCIATED PRESS ARCHIVES Nvidia's portable handheld gaming device, the Project Shield, made a splash at International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last year, although critics gave it mixed reviews.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, From Software, Namco Bandai Games America, Dark Souls, X360, The Wolf Among Us, Telltale Games

Polygon

Deep Silver buys Homefront from Crytek, moves Homefront: The Revolution to new studio

Deep Silver has acquired the Homefront intellectual property from Crytek, and Homefront: The Revolution is now being developed at a new studio, Deep Silver Dambuster Studios, Deep Silver announced today.

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GamesIndustry.biz

Koch Media Acquires Homefront IP

"We strongly believe in the potential of Homefront: The Revolution and trust in the new team to continue the path they have been walking in the last years."

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TechCrunch

Robocoin Opens The First Bitcoin ATM In Vegas, Baby

Luck be a protected cryptocurrency-based transaction via a highly secure, distributed network tonight! Robocoin , a bitcoin ATM company, has announced that they've placed the first bitcoin ATM on the Las Vegas strip where the high-rollers and low- can go to turn their winnings into crypto cash.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

KALC-FM Denver

LIVE @ FIVE

Join Slacker & Steve for LIVE @ FIVE at The Tavern Downtown and catch performances from Alice Artist's all summer long! Plus, Slacker & Steve will be playing lots of games and giving away prizes including artist meet and greet passes, concert tickets and more! One lucky person will win a trip to Las Vegas on FlyFrontier.com to join Slacker & Steve ... (more)

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, Punk, Video Games, Los Angeles, CA, Better Than Ezra, Pop/Rock, Louisiana State University, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Examiner.com

Book Review - 'The Hard Way' by Cathi Stoler

Gamblers are a fickle lot. If there's even a hint of a suggestion that a place is jinxed, they'll up and run like nobody's business, never to return.

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