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    5 Tips for Slot Tournaments

    If you’re preparing to play in a slot tournament or you just want to learn a few strategies to help in the game, the following tips will enhance your skills. While slots are generally based more on luck than ability, these tips could mean the difference between winning big and going home empty-handed.

    1. Use All of the Credits

    Anyone who doesn’t use all of their credits will miss out on those extra opportunities to win. Stay focused on the game and hit the spin button as soon as possible. If you take too long to make a decision, you may run out of time before you run out of credits, which means a missed chance to win more money.

    2. Stay Focused

    This tip goes along with the first one. Pay attention to your slot machine and ignore what other players are doing. If you get distracted, you lose a few precious seconds to hit the spin button. Forget about what is going on around you as long as you are sitting in front of a slot machine.

    3. Keep Your Finger on the Button

    The more times you hit the spin button, the better your chances at winning. While the current game is in play, keep your finger poised and ready to go again. Just hit it once and watch the reel start spinning. Don’t waste valuable time pounding on the button or thinking about hitting it.

    4. Don’t Take a Break to Celebrate

    Ignore the temptation to celebrate after every win. You’re wasting precious time with this ritual. Silently congratulate yourself as you hit the button again. Your ultimate goal hasn’t been achieved yet, and it should be the focus of your attention rather than a single game win.

    5. Rest Before the Tournament

    Make sure you get plenty of rest before the tournament, so you can stay focused. If you’re well-rested, your mind will be sharper, and you’ll be able to keep your attention on the game. Also, get plenty to drink and eat, so you don’t get distracted by hunger or thirst.

    Practice these tips at the Isle of Capri® Lula in the $5,000 in FanPlay slot tournament. Two slot tournaments will be held this month with your chance to take home some big winnings. The tournaments will be held on Tuesday, August 9 and Tuesday, August 23 from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the tournament area. Anyone can participate once they have earned at least 15 points with their Fan Club® card.

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