[toc]Several New Jersey online casinos have been in the middle of an arms race recently.
The sites have developed their own content and joined with numerous third-party software providers to get on different casino game platforms and feature the latest titles in an effort to offer New Jersey players as many different games as they possibly can.
So far, it has been a tight race. But the sites involved are surely enjoying it. In fact, these sites have seen increased revenue as a result, and they are quickly rising to the top of the state’s growing online casino industry.
New Jersey online game leaders
The battle to lead the New Jersey online casino market in number of games offered is really a two-horse race between Resorts and Golden Nugget. Although, Resorts’ sister site Mohegan Sun has been dragged into it as well.
The race turned into a sprint to be the first site to offer 400 different game titles at the start of 2017. Golden Nugget reportedly got there first, hitting the mark in May. However, Resorts managed the feat within a few days.
Things slowed down a little in the months to follow, with the sites adding only a few new titles. However, as of June, Golden Nugget leads the New Jersey online casino market in total number of games with 409. Resorts stands an incredibly close second, with 408 titles, and its sister site Mohegan Sun boasts 399 in third.
After that, the drop off is relatively large, with Caesars hosting 341 game titles in fourth place. SugarHouse is a distant fifth with 322 different games as of the end of the first quarter of 2017.
New Jersey online slots leaders
Golden Nugget may have the most number of different games, but it actually sits third when it comes to the most number of online slots available. In fact, Resorts leads this specific race with 372 online slot titles as of June 2017. Golden Nugget is actually third on the list with 362 online slots. Resorts’ sister site Mohegan Sun is second with 363 slot titles, most of which are also available on the Resorts site.
The also-ran sites in this category include Caesars, with 300 online slots, and Borgata and Betfair, sitting tied for fifth with with 206. These titles actually make up a huge percentage of the 341, 230, and 229 total games respectively offered on each of these online casino sites.
New Jersey online video poker leaders
There is actually a tie for the top spot in terns of the most video poker games offered by a New Jersey online casino. On the top sits Golden Nugget and Caesars with 22 titles each. That is a lot of different video poker titles, but players will certainly be familiar with what these online casinos are offering, as many are the exact same varieties of video poker on offer at brick-and-mortar casinos in Atlantic City.
Resorts and sister site Mohegan Sun are a close second in this category. Each offer 19 different video poker titles. A relative newcomer to the New Jersey online casino scene, SugarHouse rounds out the top five with 12 different video poker games.
New Jersey online blackjack leaders
There’s no surprise in terms of the site featuring the most blackjack games. It’s Golden Nugget, which offers 12 different online blackjack titles. In fact, Golden Nugget is the only New Jersey online casino site that hits double figures in online blackjack games on offer.
Caesars comes second in this category, offering nine different video poker games. Resorts and sister site Mohegan Sun are tied for a close third with eight different blackjack titles on the sites. Tropicana and Borgata each have seven online blackjack games and round out the top five in this category.