As the year (and decade) slowly comes to a close, it’s time to take nominations for’s Best Online Casino 2009. This is our award’s first year, so for the moment it’s a casual nomination and award process, among those who visit this site and gamble regularly online. To submit a nomination, send an email to: . You can pick 3 casinos. After we’ve tallied up the numbers, the top 3 nominees will be put up to vote in 2 weeks. The winner receives recognition from :).

Our Favorite Casinos of 2009

We offer over 20 different casino brands on our website, featuring most all major software platforms and customer demographics. We’ve had 12 months to see which casinos are good to players, which casinos payout on time, and which casino affiliate programs are the most responsive and professional. Most importantly, we’ve gathered information about the quality of customer service each casino offers. The following are our tip picks for 2009:

USA Players Accepted Casinos

  • Rushmore Casino - RTG Software. Rushmore has been a favorite for the past 2 years, and is especially friendly to VIP players. Deposits and Payouts are carefree and handled professionally.
  • DaVinci’s Gold Casino - Rival Gaming Software. With a highly original look and feel, Da Vinci’s Gold casino has stood out as an industry leader this year, offering easy deposit options, timely payouts, and a great selection of games.
  • Aladdin’s Gold Casino - RTG Software. Sporting a complete makeover, Aladdin’s Gold Casino is a popular brand of the Club World Casino group, known the world over for fairness, a high level of integrity, and a great all around online gaming experience.

European/International Players Accepted Casinos

  • *Note: The 3 Casinos listed above are top contenders in this category, since they welcome international players in addition to catering to the USA gaming market.
  • Lucky Nugget Casino - MicroGaming Software. The Lucky Nugget has been operating successfully for over 10 years, exciting players with its first rate MicroGaming Software, the industry gold standard. We like this site for our International Players, because the Lucky Nugget has tons of great deposit options and very timely payouts.
  • Blackjack Ballroom Casino - MicroGaming Software. The flagship brand of the Casino Rewards group, Blackjack Ballroom is a high roller’s paradise. As its namesake suggests, Blackjack Ballroom is a top destination for serious blackjack players, who appreciate this casino’s wealth of deposit options and friendly customer service. VIP player support is outstanding.
  • Zodiac Casino - MicroGaming Software. Another contender from the Casino Rewards group, the Zodiac Casino offers an offbeat appearance, that is very inviting and fun for those interested the wonders and charms of astrology. Theme aside, this casino has a huge selection of games, featuring great progressive slots, regular slots, and solid table games.

Think over your nominees carefully, and let us know who YOU think should be included in this list. To submit a nomination, send an email to: Then, don’t forget to Vote!

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