Because some of Pennsylvania’s online craps games have been declared bankrupt, consider it a “no pass line.” So, what became of Craps, and Why Was Craps Removed From Several Pennsylvania Online Casinos?
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Fanduel and DraftKings Reactions to the Situation
After I contacted DraftKings about the matter on Thursday, they were gracious enough to answer the next day (Good Friday), which occurs to be a national holiday.
“We are aware of a problem that has temporarily disabled DraftKings Craps for our customers.” We have a patch in place for the problem and hope to have the game functioning usually soon.”
According to a FanDuel source, state gaming authorities requested that specific online craps games be removed before the end of March. Douglas Harbach, the Director of Communications of the Pennsylvania Gaming and Control Board, provided some information on what happened to Craps.
“This (shut off) solely applies to Evolution Gaming’s first-person craps. They were informed that they needed to address some concerns before resubmitting the game to an independent testing facility. Craps from Pala’s Diamond Series are still available. In Pennsylvania, these were the only two online craps games offered.”
Craps is still Available on the Betway App
You aren’t the only one who is curious about what happened to Craps. At the time of publication, searches for craps in many major Pennsylvania casino apps yielded no results. Nevertheless, the Betway PA Casino app, which debuted alongside Live! The Pala craps game is available at Casino Hotel Philadelphia.
According to an earlier post from PlayPennsylvania, Evolution’s first-person craps will be available at PA’s online gambling establishments in November 2021.
“Using 3D rendering and animation, first-person craps gives you the perspective of being right up at the edge at a craps table,” according to the report. “Except you’re not standing elbow-to-elbow at an actual casino; instead, you’re playing on your mobile device or computer.” That is part of the benefit of playing casino games online from any place, and con craps tend to be the most busy tables at a casino.”
According to the article, among the online casinos that featured craps were:
That number has now been lowered. It’s unknown how long Evolution’s craps games will be unavailable, but online gamblers will have plenty of alternatives.