I’m so jealous. Please someone come to California. I need my fix of poker.
In July 2013, Resorts announced that it had reached an agreement with Rational Services Limited (Rational) to make the PokerStars and FullTilt brands available in New Jersey. PokerStars and FullTilt will offer both casino games and poker. That agreement continues and is pending regulatory approval.
“We welcomed the recent announcement by Amaya Gaming Group, Inc of its plans to acquire Rational which we expect will move the regulatory approval process forward. PokerStars is the leading world-wide brand in online gaming and we are looking forward to our future with them in New Jersey,” said Morris Bailey, owner of Resorts Casino Hotel.
“We are also thrilled to announce our partnership with Sportech-NYX Gaming, LLC (SNG) to make casino games available on the ResortsCasino.com and affiliated websites. SNG’s extensive knowledge of the online gaming industry combined with Resorts’ longstanding history of first-class land-based gaming will allow us to bring New Jersey online gamers a fresh, unique and user-friendly experience,” said Mark Giannantonio, President & CEO of Resorts Casino Hotel.
The ResortsCasino.com website’s offerings will include a rich variety of slot games, plus table games like roulette, blackjack and more. Planning for the significant launch of ResortsCasino.com has begun with the guidance of Mohegan Gaming Advisors (MGA). Managers of Resorts Casino Hotel since 2012, MGA’s partnership with Resorts extends itself through this joint venture as well.
“This is an exciting era of gaming in New Jersey and we are confident it will be another positive stepping stone in Resorts storied history,” said Morris Bailey, owner of Resorts Casino Hotel.