Golden Nugget

New Jersey Online Casinos Blog



Updated Dec 31, 2023

Where is the Best Video Poker Online in NJ?

Video poker has two big advantages over slot machines.
  • You can see exactly how "loose" or "tight" a game is by just comparing paytables.
  • Skill matters. If you play video poker correctly, your results will be much better than the average player.
VP Paytable

Video poker can be one of the best games in the casino, offering as good a gamble as even the best table games. I am going to take a look at every game available in New Jersey's online casinos, to see which games are good, and which ones you should avoid.


Updated May 23, 2023

Review of BetRivers Online Casino in New Jersey

BetRivers Casino (formerly SugarHouse) was the first cross-border brand to launch in the online gambling market of New Jersey. The brand began in neighboring Pennsylvania, where the SugarHouse land-based casino opened on the Philadelphia waterfront in 2010. The curious name stems from the history of their location along the Delaware river, where a sugar refinery existed for more than a century beginning in 1881.


Updated Jul 6, 2021

Monopoly Bring the House Down - Where to Play in NJ

The Monopoly franchise just keeps growing. In the New Jersey market, you'll find many variations on the theme. A few examples are: Monopoly Big Event, Epic Monopoly II, and this version Monopoly Bring the House Down.


Updated Jun 22, 2021

Zeus God of Thunder - Where to Play in NJ

Zeus God of Thunder continues a long line of slots that feature the Greek god as the central character. The god of sky and thunder also reigns over the games Zeus, Zeus III, and Zeus 1000.

This iteration is from industry standout SG Digital, and includes bonus wheels with several different types of rewards.


Updated Jun 19, 2021

Jackpot Inferno - Where to Play in NJ

Jackpot Inferno is a slot game with a whole slate of progressive jackpots available to be won. In fact, with the number of different progressives included, this flashy video slot from Everi Games may offer a savvy player a good chance to stack the odds in his favor.


Review of Virgin Online Casino in NJ

Virgin is perhaps the world's most unusual collection of businesses, but it has certainly become an iconic brand. From music stores to cell phones, from airlines to space travel, the red Virgin logo seems to pop up all over the place. Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City has partnered with the brand to bring the Virgin Online Casino to players in New Jersey.

So, just how does the Virgin casino stack up to the competition? Let's take an in-depth look...


Review of Golden Nugget Online Casino in New Jersey

Golden Nugget still tops our game list here at NJOC, with more games on offer than any other competitor in the market. But the field is gaining fast, and this could be the year that their lofty perch is contested.

Regular readers will know my opinion here. For online gaming, variety is key, and the Nugget really delivers. Any gambler should find his favorite games well represented here. More game choices just means more fun, and for now, the Golden Nugget is all that.


Review of Borgata Online Casino in NJ

The land-based Borgata casino is one of the most impressive venues that Atlantic City has to offer. Ever since the launch of online gambling in NJ, players have also flocked to the brand's online casino.

While the Borgata online casino is not as dominant as their brick-and-mortar namesake, it does have a dedicated fan base. Let's see what all the fuss is about...


Review of Harrahs Online Casino in NJ

Caesars Entertainment has four different products in the New Jersey online casino market. Their Caesars Palace casino and Tropicana brands are full-featured casinos, while the Harrahs and 888 sites both use the more limited software technology from the 888 brand.

Here I focus on the Harrahs online casino. Let's take a look at the games and promotions offered at this brand...


A Look at Virgin Casino's Bonus Cash Offer

Each of the online casinos in New Jersey has a different way of handling their new customer promotions. Today I am looking at Virgin Casino, and their offer of up to $100 Real Cash for new customers.



Must be 21+. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. You must be physically present in New Jersey to wager.

Not in New Jersey?