Century Casino Millennium Launches Texas Hold'em Poker Tournaments and Cash Games in Prague



    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 9 /CNW/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ
Capital Market(R) and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that its
Century Casino Millennium in the Marriott Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic,
will be offering Texas Hold'em tournaments five times a week and cash games on
a daily basis starting on October 11, 2008.
    The opening tournament is limited to 45 entries and has been sold out
within a few days. It will take place on October 11, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. CEST in
the casino.
    Century Casino Millennium is located in the center of the Czech capital
in the five star Marriott Hotel next to the Millennium Plaza shopping complex
and is only a few minutes walking distance from Prague's major tourist
attractions. Currently the casino features 13 table games and 30 slot
machines.
    For further information about the Texas Hold'em tournaments and cash
games at the Century Casino Millennium please visit our website under
http://www.cnty.com/casinos/prague/texas-holdem/.
    
    About Century Casinos, Inc.:
    
    Century Casinos, Inc. is an international casino entertainment company
that owns and operates the Womacks Casino and Hotel in Cripple Creek,
Colorado, the Century Casino & Hotel in Central City, Colorado, the Century
Casino & Hotel in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and the Century Casino Millennium
in the Marriott Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic. The Company also operates
casinos aboard the Silver Cloud, The World of ResidenSea, and the vessels of
Oceania Cruises. Through its subsidiary Century Casinos Africa (Pty) Limited,
it owns and operates The Caledon Hotel, Spa & Casino near Cape Town, South
Africa, as well as 60% of, and provides technical casino services to, Century
Casino Newcastle, in Newcastle, South Africa. Furthermore, the Company's
Austrian subsidiary, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, holds a 33.3% ownership
interest in Casinos Poland Ltd, the owner and operator of seven full casinos
and one slot casino in Poland. The Company continues to pursue other
international projects in various stages of development.
    For more information about Century Casinos, visit our website at
http://www.centurycasinos.com. Century Casinos' common stock trades on The
NASDAQ Capital Market(R) and the Vienna Stock Exchange under the symbol CNTY.
    This release may contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are
based on the beliefs and assumptions of the management of Century Casinos
based on information currently available to management. Such forward-looking
statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from future results expressed or
implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements
include, among others, the risks described in the section entitled "Risk
Factors" under Item 1A in our Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on March 17,
2008. Century Casinos disclaims any obligation to revise or update any
forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by it or on its
behalf.




For further information:

For further information: Peter Hoetzinger, Co CEO & President,
+1-719-689-5813, or +43 664 355 3935, peter.hoetzinger@cnty.com, or Larry
Hannappel, Senior Vice President, +1-719-229-6448, larry.hannappel@cnty.com,
both of Century Casinos, Inc. Web Site: http://www.centurycasinos.com


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