Gambling And The Middle Ages – The History

The history of gambling as a favourite pass-time runs back to the medieval ages. People from all social strata indulged in this intoxicating practice. Medieval gambling still sustains its allure amidst the crowd. The History Of Gambling While gambling was the downfall of many, it was a central part of medieval lives. The modern age[…]

Medieval Games and Entertainment

Tournaments Ritualized battles were a medieval form of entertainment called tournaments or “tourneys” arising around the eleventh century, especially in France. They were not as popular in England until the era of Edward III. These mostly symbolic re-enactments mimicked actual battles at the time. When wars were absent or greatly decreased, the entertainment shifted from[…]

What Is the Difference Between A Motorcycle Club and A Riding Club?

Though motorcycle clubs and riding clubs may seem similar, they are vastly different in many ways. In this post, we intend to explore their differences in the following key areas. Definition A motorcycle club is a group of people whose predominant interests and activities involve motorcycles. Motorcycle clubs are very different in their organizations and[…]

A Brief History of 6 Interesting Games in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds

The history of games dates to long ago. Games were used to pass the time, but some people used them to learn and share life’s experiences. Techniques of the games varied from one person to another. People’s intelligence was also measured by how they performed at a particular game. Board and dice games were one[…]

The Best American Showman: How People Had Fun in the 19th Century

Levitation, magicians, gambling, “smart pigs”, acrobatic tricks – the people of the 19th century had a great choice of how to spend their free time. If you read the American newspapers of that time, you can see that the public was offered dizzying and varied entertainment. This industry flourished in response to the great social[…]

Las Vegas: How it got the Nickname as Sin City

Introduction In the early 1700s, a 60-man party of Spanish traders was travelling along the Spanish Trail to Los Angeles. One of them, Rafael Rivera, was the first to notice a valley floor with grassy meadows on this trip. He called the valley “Las Vegas”, which is a Spanish term that translates roughly into “the[…]

How To Mod-Up Your Online Gaming Experience

Gaming is among the most-engaging industries in the modern world. Fast internet speed and better gaming devices have made everyone get the urge to join the industry. Those who were already doing it are also happy because they now have access to better gaming accessories that make it easy to experiment with different games. However,[…]

New Gaming Trends That Will Drive Online Casino in 2021

The rise in popularity of online casino games has grabbed the attention of the gaming community in recent times. After the life-changing year of 2020- 2021 promises to bring stability and current innovations together to create a more immersive gaming experience in online casinos’ virtual domain.  Online casinos have recorded high e-traffic from people from[…]

Dangerous U.S. Holidays, and Tips For Making Them Safer

Holidays are meant to be celebrated with friends and family. Whether the holiday requires you to exchange gifts, eat delicious food, dance, or swim, holidays in the U.S. can be a lot of fun. Unfortunately, they can be dangerous too. It’s normal to let your hair down and relax when you’re celebrating a holiday, but[…]

Do You Want To Become A Better Golfer? Here Are The Things You Need To Get First

Ah, the wonderful game of golf. It is a beloved sport and pastime around the world, and it’s easy to see why. Whether you’re observing a game, hitting some putts with friends, or on track to your first PGA tournament, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy. However, even if you’re picking up a[…]

Gambling Without Borders

Online casinos across the globe are reducing their offers in compliance with regulatory stipulations in the industry. Governments are kicking against high-rolling table games and Jackpot games. For instance, the German government has restricted their citizens from playing licensed online casinos that are licensed by European licensing authorities such as the Malta Gaming Authority or[…]

“Jitterbugs” and “Crack-pots”: Responses in 1938 to “War of the Worlds”

Of the 1,770 people who wrote to the main CBS station about the broadcast, 1,086 were complimentary. “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. From the Meridian Room in the Park Plaza in New York City, we bring you the music of Ramon Raquello and his orchestra.” The sounds of “La Cumparsita” began to fill the airwaves.[…]

The Evolution of Beer Induced Fun

Many of us love a tipple. Alcohol lowers our inhibitions and gives us a false sense of confidence. For social situations, these are great effects. However, alcohol hasn’t always been exclusively a vehicle for getting us trolleyed. It’s been important for our very survival as a species. Yet, people throughout history have certainly enjoyed, and[…]

How Mobile Gaming Has Changed Over Time

Mobile gaming is an enormously popular sector of the video games industry, making up almost half of the industry’s total worldwide revenue, which is on course to exceed $200 billion in the next few years! Mobile gaming has brought gaming to a whole new audience, with millions of people worldwide playing games such as Candy[…]

Tips to Help You Pick the Best Apps for Listening to Podcasts

Over the years, people have continued to enjoy getting information, entertainment, and relaxation all from the same source. Over the years, technology has continued to evolve, and now podcasts are available to us. It’s a relatively new technology that provides the information, entertainment, and relaxation we desire, even on the go. Thousands of podcasts are[…]