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Welcome to the Wizard of Odds

  • About the Wizard of Odds
  • Online Casino Guide
  • Blackjack Odds & Strategies
  • Craps Odds & Strategies

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About the Wizard of Odds

Just who is the Wizard of Odds anyway?


Online Casino Guide

Everything you need to get started in online gaming!


The Wizard’s Simple Strategy

Blackjack Odds & Strategies

One of the most popular casino games, Blackjack can have a variety of proper strategies depending on your casino’s rules.


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Learn Craps!

Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, we’ll demystify everything about craps. Even try our practice game!


Gaming Odds & Strategies

Gaming Odds & Strategies

We’ve analyzed all of the popular casino table games and present basic and advanced strategies for each.

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Gambling Info

Gambling Information

A variety of resources for both new & experienced gamblers.

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Play For Fun

Most of these games are crude and simple but still playable, and many include an important feature: they will tell you if you don’t follow optimal strategy, so you can learn how to play better.

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Gambling Online

If you have never gambled online you are probably bewildered by how to get started- we can help!

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Ask The Wizard

With over 21 years and 330 columns, this column covers close to 2,250 questions asked and answered.

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Gambling Videos

Over 50 instructional gambling videos on popular and new casino games.

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This page contains podcasts of the Gambling with an Edge show during my one-year term as co-host and return visits.

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Other Useful Resources

These sites are hand picked by our editors due to their quality, utility, and reputation as good sources of accurate information.

  • : A trusted resource since 2006, LCB offers a comprehensive knowledge base for online casinos and has one of the biggest gambling communities in the industry.
  • : this site is run by Jeremy and he has a very player focused reviewing style of online casinos.
  • : has been operating since 2002 and is a great resource for game guides and aggregated player ratings for slots and online casinos.

Casino Software

Here we have analyzed the odds and rules of the various games provided from different online casino software providers.

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