Hard Rock’s new branding partnership with Enterprise Rancheria soon to bear fruit

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After on February 13, 2019, celebrating a topping off ceremony, the Enterprise Rancheria’s $440 million Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain is nearing its planned fall 2019 opening, having begun booking room reservations on August 15. Located near the Toyota Amphitheatre in Wheatland, the Fire Mountain mega-resort is being developed by ...

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Relax Gaming signs partnership deal with SoftSwiss

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Relax Gaming (RG) has just announced that their content is now live via SoftSwiss. A selection of their proprietary and partner games have been added to the SoftSwiss platform, including Money Train and Temple Tumble. Relax and Silver Bullet titles are included along with Powered By partner content. Continually Growing: With the addition of ...

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Enjoy the fortunes of the East with Wazdan’s new Dragon Lucky 8 slot game

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A new online slot game has been announced by top-rated software developer, Wazdan, this time providing players with a dragon adventure combined with the fortunes of the East. Titled Dragons Lucky 8, the new game features a dragon and the number eight, a revered creature in the Chinese culture as well as a number ...

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Red Tiger Gaming makes it Switzerland debut via Grand Casino Baden’s real money virtual casino Jackpots.ch

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Just days after releasing its latest slot title and casino games development company, Red Tiger Gaming, is now live in Switzerland via the launch of a good portion of its portfolio with the Central European country’s first licensed virtual casino courtesy of the Gamanza platform. To start, 19 games have been released by the ...

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Kindred Group fined by the Netherlands Gambling Authority

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Maltese online casino and sportsbook operator, Kindred Group, has announced that it has been hit with a fine of €470,000 ($520,872) after one of its subordinates was found to have unlawfully accepted wagers from players based in the Netherlands. The Valletta-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release to detail that the penalty from ...

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MGM Springfield boss remaining optimistic despite disappointing financials

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In Massachusetts and the boss for the $960 million MGM Springfield has reportedly asserted that the city-center property is headed in the right direction despite being on track to post disappointing first-year gross gaming revenues. According to a Monday report from The Boston Globe newspaper, Michael Mathis serves as President and Chief Operating Officer ...

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Greentube expands Latin America footprint with RushBet.co alliance

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Austrian online casino games developer, Greentube, has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see a selection of its titles made available to players in Colombia via the locally-licensed domain at RushBet.co. The Vienna-headquartered innovator used an official press release to detail that the deal inked with the Rush Street Interactive subordinate ...

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Philippines gambling regulator stops accepting iGaming license applications

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The head of the nation’s gambling regulator in the Philippines has reportedly announced that the authority has stopped accepting license applications that give domestic iGaming firms the ability to offer their services to offshore markets. According to a report from GGRAsia, Andrea Domingo serves as the Chief Executive Officer for the state-run Philippine Amusement ...

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Investigation determines that Illinois would benefit from airport slots

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In Illinois and an official feasibility study has reportedly determined that the state could earn up to $18.5 million every year by bringing a complement of around 500 slots to O’Hare International Airport and Chicago Midway International Airport. According to a Sunday report from the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper, the inquiry was prepared by Union ...

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Resorts World Catskills parent considering voluntary bankruptcy move

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In upstate New York and the firm behind the 332-room Resorts World Catskills has reportedly declared that it is considering the possibility of entering voluntary bankruptcy in order to head off creditors. According to a Wednesday report from the Poughkeepsie Journal, Empire Resorts Incorporated made the revelation via an official August 9 filing with ...

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Suncity Group to close Australian junket operations

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Asian junket firm, Suncity Group, has reportedly decided to abandon the Australian casino market following allegations that its VIP operations in Melbourne and Sydney may have aided Chinese organized crime syndicates in illegally laundering money. According to a report citing an earlier story from The Age newspaper, the revelation follows the initiation of an ...

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Developer offloading 50% stake in New York’s Del Lago Resort and Casino

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Local New York firm, Wilmorite Properties Incorporated, has reportedly announced that it is selling its 50% stake in the Del Lago Resort and Casino to fellow property developer Peninsula Pacific LLC. According to a Friday report, the planned deal has already been approved by the Tyre Town Board and will result in Los Angeles-headquartered, ...

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas announces decision to close completely during re-brand

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After being sold to Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group in February 2018, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas has announced that it will temporarily close this coming February. To be re-branded Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, the hotel and casino is expected to reopen its doors by January 2021, however, it could be completed ...

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Microgaming reveals latest addition to independent studio network and sequel to popular Break da Bank series

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Break da Bank Again Respin is the name of the first official release from Gameburger Studios, the latest tasty addition to Microgaming’s talented network of independent game developers. Players can expect the newly-formed studio’s  5-reel online slot to launch exclusively with the Isle of Man-based supplier’s operators this week. According to the official press ...

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Scientific Games rumored to be new operator for Turkey’s lottery gaming

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If the rumor mill is correct, then Scientific Games (SG) is the new official lottery operator for Turkey. The gaming company is said to have signed a new partnership deal in the country to operate the lottery for ten years. Exclusive Supplier: According to an unidentified source connected to SG, the company has been ...

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Dallas Cowboys’ owner Jerry Jones moves closer to building Arkansas casino

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Jerry Jones, the owner of the Dallas Cowboys NFL team, has a hospitality company that is working hard to add a casino in Arkansas. Legends Hospitality has partnered with Cherokee Nation Businesses on the project, a group that manages businesses for the Cherokee Nation located in Oklahoma. Local officials have now endorsed the plans ...

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Delve into the future with a fortune teller and her crystal ball in Blueprint Gaming’s new Super Lucky Charms

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A new fortune teller adventure awaits with the release of Super Lucky Charms by Blueprint Gaming. The new online slot game was created in European style with a 5×3 grid. Watch as the fortune teller looks into her crystal ball and multiplies wins by as much as 5x! Features of the Game: In Super ...

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Pulse 8 Studios’ new online slot Relic Seekers available exclusively to Microgaming operators

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Isle of Man-based software development company, Microgaming, has revealed its latest collaborative effort, Relic Seekers, a fantasy-adventure themed online slot developed by Pulse 8 Studios. One of the company’s eight independent studios, the creator of Asian-inspired content whisks players away on an exciting journey through the ancient tomb of the Dragon’s Vein in search ...

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Existing Contracts for Quarterbacks in the National Football League Prior to the Start of the 2019-2020 Season

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As we approach the start of the 2019-2020 NFL season, it is always a worthwhile idea to check in on the quarterbacks of the league to see what they are getting paid this year and how long they are under contract. There is no position more valuable than the QB in football, and it ...

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Set sail and begin a search for sunken treasure with Kalamba Games’ new Caribbean Anne slot game

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Kalamba Games has provided a brand-new interpretation of the popular pirate theme with their new online slot game Caribbean Anne. Travel on the seven seas in search of treasure on the reels, with plenty of special features to access including locking multiplier wilds, Hyperbonus, Hyperbet and four level Bonus Jackpots! Features of the Game: ...

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Twin River Casino Lincoln expecting layoffs due to Encore competition

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Table game revenues are down at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island with year over year revenues dropping by 34%. The Encore Boston Harbor casino opening in June has impacted the table game traffic greatly and the competition may force the Twin River to layoff table game staff. Huge Drop in Revenues: ...

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Encore Boston Harbor easily leads Commonwealth; $49 million first-month haul more than double Springfield GGR

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With first-week figures coming out last month and the gambling landscape on the East Coast becoming increasingly competitive, it’s not surprising that Encore Boston Harbor, Wynn Resorts Ltd’s glistening, new five-star luxury resort, easily topped the state’s other two casinos having generated $48.6 million in gambling revenue for its first full month of business. ...

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FanDuel scores with new multi-year Major League Baseball deal

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New York City-headquartered sports-tech entertainment company, FanDuel Group, and Major League Baseball (MLB), announced Thursday that they had entered into a multi-year partnership deal making the daily fantasy sports (DFS) provider an Authorized Gaming Operator of the professional baseball organization. The landmark deal marks FanDuel’s first partnership with the professional sports league or one ...

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Rafael Devers Becomes First Player in MLB’s Modern Era to Record Six Hits and Four Doubles

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On Tuesday, August 14, 2019 Rafael Deversof the Boston Red Sox became the first player to put together a six hit and four double game at the plate in the modern era of Major League Baseball. In other words, in took well over 100 years of professional baseball for this type of extremely rare ...

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Global Gaming Q2 revenue hit hard following recent loss of Swedish licence

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Following the June revocation of its subsidiary’s operating license, Global Gaming 555 (GLOBAL:FN Stockholm), has reported that its Q2 revenue plummeted 42 percent year-on-year to SEK 132.2m ($13.8m), during what was described by chief executive Tobias Fagerlund as “the most turbulent and difficult” period in the Malmö-headquartered operator’s history. The Scandinavian nation’s gambling regulator ...

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Stadium Casino awarded license for new mini casino at Westmoreland Mall in Pennsylvania

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Greensburg-area residents wanting to gamble will soon no longer have to make the 40 or 50-mile drive to do so after on Wednesday Stadium Casino LLC was awarded a Category 4 satellite casino license by the state Gaming Control Board to build a new mini-casino at Westmoreland Mall in Western Pennsylvania. Expected to open ...

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July win increases for casinos in Atlantic City along with year-to-date totals

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The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has released the July revenue totals for casinos in Atlantic City, which shows the area not only saw an increase for the month, but also during the first seven months of 2019. In July, the nine operating casinos in Atlantic City earned $323.3 million. This was an ...

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Red Tiger Gaming launches new Celtic adventure slot game Mystic Wheel

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Prepare for an amazing Celtic adventure with the latest online slot release by Red Tiger Gaming. Titled Mystic Wheel, the game provides players with a truly authentic experience, featuring a bonus round with possible multipliers and more! Features of the Game: Each symbol in the game was beautifully crafted. Bright coloring is used to ...

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Empire Resorts considering Chapter 11 bankruptcy

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According to a filing within the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, Empire Resorts is considering a voluntary prepacked Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. The parent company of Resorts World Catskills Casino saw a loss in the second quarter of this year of just over $35 million from revenues of $60.07 million. Operating expenses for ...

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Triton $100,000 Super High Roller win goes to Orpen Kisacikoglu

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Since late July, the Park Lane Hilton has played host to the Triton SHR Series. Several events have finished up during the London series, including the most recent Super High Roller tournament. With a buy-in of €100,000, a total prize pool of €3,040,000 was generated from the 32 players competing. In the end, it ...

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Microgaming and Just For The Win present wild island treat in exclusive new slot Tiki Vikings™

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Prepare yourself for the ultimate tropical party in Tiki Vikings™, the latest online slot created exclusively for Microgaming by Swedish software development company Just For The Win (JFTW). With a focus on video slots, you may remember the Stockholm-headquartered developer from popular releases such as Shogun of Time, Rockabilly Wolves and Ruby Casino Queen. ...

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Gateway’s new multi-year sponsorship agreement makes it the Official Casino Partner of the NFL in Canada

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Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. has agreed a deal making it the Official National Land-Based Casino Partner of the NFL in Canada, with its signature MATCH Eatery & Public House to serve as the exclusive presenting sponsor of the NFL Fantasy App. Under the terms of the multi-year sponsorship agreement,  the Burnaby-headquartered gaming and ...

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Evolution agrees new deal to power Live Casino services for Greentube

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After recently launching new first-person versions of a pair of its most popular innovations, live-dealer online casino games developer, Evolution Gaming Group AB (EVO:Stockholm), has announced that it will power Live Casino services for Greentube Alderney Limited. A subsidiary of international gambling company, Novomatic Group, Greentube is one of the online and mobile gaming sector’s top ...

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Playson further grows Romanian reach with newly agreed Platinum Casino deal

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On the heels of the launch of its latest fruit slot, Maltese gambling content provider, Playson, has announced that it has signed an agreement with Platinum Casino’s online division that will see the provider expand its footprint in the Romanian market. The leading game developer has recently enjoyed an outstanding period of growth in ...

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British betting companies see huge increase in complaints by customers

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According to recent figures gathered from the Gambling Commission via BBC Panorama, British betting companies have seen a huge increase in complaints from customers. Close to 5000% to be more exact, within the past five years. Problem gamblers have accused betting service companies of continuing to try and entice them to wager after they ...

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Gambling Commission shuts down 1xBet while investigating relationship with FSB Technology

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Players of 1xBet will have to find an alternative now that the brand is currently shutdown due to an investigation by the Sunday Times. The investigation saw the newspaper look into the company’s activities around the world, which resulted in details revealed involving wagering on children’s sports, topless croupiers and illegal websites used for ...

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