Washington tribe contemplating future uses for recently-purchased land

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In the western American state of Washington and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation is reportedly cooperating with local officials in an attempt to decide what to do with a 184-acre plot of land it purchased in the city of Pasco. According to a Friday report from the Tri-City Herald newspaper, the federally-recognized ...

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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma enters Pope County casino license race

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In Arkansas and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma has reportedly become the fifth entity to officially enter the race in hopes of gaining the right to build and run the casino resort being planned for Pope County. According to a report from the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe filed its application with ...

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Golden Poker Million Cyprus to start this weekend

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The Golden Poker Million Cyprus is part of the Golden Poker Series set to begin on November 22nd, running until December 2nd. The Noah’s Ark Deluxe Hotel and Spa will be hosting the event, with players descending upon Bafra, Cyprus to vie for a piece of the €1.5 million in guaranteed prize pools spread ...

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Playtech Poker Network adds Red Star Poker to Collection

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Top-rated gambling technology company, Playtech, has announced that Red Star Poker has now joined their online poker network. As a well-established poker operator in Eastern European, Red Star will be working with the developer as the brand continues to commit to strengthening their Poker vertical. The supplier also has other collaborations in the works, ...

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NagaCorp Limited extends Phnom Penh exclusivity into 2045

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Asian casino operator, NagaCorp Limited, has reportedly announced the signing of a deal that has seen the exclusivity clause attached to the gaming license for its giant NagaWorld complex in Cambodia extended by a further ten years. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Hong Kong-listed firm used an official filing to detail that ...

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Betzest.com boosts offering courtesy of recent content deal with Evoplay Entertainment

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On the heels of its content distribution deal Australian innovator, Big Time Gaming (BTG), premier online bookmaker and casino operator, Betzest, has agreed a commercial deal with game development studio Evoplay Entertainment. The recently inked agreement will see the online casino at Betzest.com further grow its offering to encompass the developer’s complete suite of ...

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Japanese government unveils updated integrated casino resort timetable

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The government for Japan has reportedly announced that will not be starting the official process that is to designate the host communities for the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resorts until at least January of 2021. According to a Tuesday story from GGRAsia citing multiple earlier reports from Kyodo News, the revelation from ...

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Spanish online gaming operators to face new advertising rules

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Online gaming operators in Spain have reportedly agreed to abide by a new set of voluntary advertising regulations that are due to prohibit them from promoting their wares during the broadcast of all live sporting events such as televised football matches. According to separate reports from iGamingBusiness.com and CalvinAyre.com, the fresh rules were first ...

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Gerald Heath earns 2019 MSPT Wisconsin State Poker Championship Main Event win

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The Potawatomi Hotel & Casino of Milwaukee recently played host to the MSPT Wisconsin State Poker Championship. Over three starting days, the $1,100 Main Event saw 660 entries with 78 players returning on Day 2 to see the event played down to the winner. In the end, it was Gerald Heath who earned the ...

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Just For The Win scores with new slot Rising Royals available exclusively to Microgaming operators

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Delivering the third addition this month to its award-winning portfolio of games, Isle of Man-based technology provider, Microgaming, presents Rising Royals, developed exclusively by Swedish software development company Just For The Win. The launch comes just a week after Microgaming released a Golden Rock Studios exclusive to its games suite. Creators of the popular ...

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Endorphina’s Head of Legal Jakub Kolomicenko to discuss Advertisement Restrictions during upcoming Eastern European Gaming Summit

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The Eastern European Gaming Summit (EEGS) begins today and runs through tomorrow, offering various online gaming discussions featuring different perspectives from individuals associated with the industry. The EEGS brings together the entire gaming industry and also covers leisure and tourism. During the event, the Head of Legal for Endorphina will be speaking on Advertising ...

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Playson grows European footprint with recently agreed Lucky Days Casino content deal

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Maintaining its European expansion strategy, Maltese online casino games developer Playson Limited has entered into a partnership agreement with Lucky Days Casino. Owned by Raging Rhino N.V, the online domain operates under the award-winning iGaming Cloud platform and is licensed to conduct online gaming operations by the Government of Curacao. “The company’s strong presence ...

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Eldorado/Caesars shareholders vote to approve $17.3 billion merger

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In Nevada and prominent casino operators Eldorado Resorts Incorporated and Caesars Entertainment Corporation have announced that their shareholders have approved the $17.3 billion deal that is to see the pair merge. The two companies used a joint Friday press release to detail that the envisioned agreement to create the largest casino firm in the ...

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Steve Wynn responds to Nevada Gaming Control Board complaint

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The former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Wynn Resorts Limited, Steve Wynn (pictured), has reportedly filed a motion asking that the Nevada Gaming Control Board dismiss the five-count complaint it lodged against him last month. According to a Friday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the 77-year-old helped to establish the casino ...

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New investigation highlights Atlantic City oversaturation concerns

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In New Jersey and a new state-backed investigation has reportedly determined that the nine-casino market of Atlantic City is currently oversaturated and that this state of affairs may be hampering local operators as they endeavor to invest in their venues. According to a Sunday report from Casino.org, the study from Rutgers University’s Edward J ...

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Latvia to increase land-based slot and gaming table tax rates

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The parliament for the small Baltic nation of Latvia has reportedly approved a new budget for next year that is to increase the amount of tax operators will be required to pay for every land-based slot and gaming table they intend to run. According to separate reports from iGamingBusiness.com and CalvinAyre.com, the new measures ...

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Wazdan announces new addition to Magic Stars series with the launch of Magic Stars 9

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For close to a decade, online software developer Wazdan has offered players fun and exciting slot gameplay with their Magic Stars series. The developer has now announced a new addition to this series with the launch of Magic Stars 9. The new slot game offers a 3×3 experience with 9 reels filled with colorful ...

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Osaka to begin proposed casino operator selection process from next month

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The Governor for Osaka Prefecture has reportedly announced that his office is to start the formal process that will help to determine the preferred operator for the proposed Osaka integrated casino resort from next month. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the revelation from Hirofumi Yoshimura (pictured) comes after the pool of ...

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Blueprint Gaming adds to portfolio with recent Livewire Gaming acquisition

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Hot on the heels of its latest release, and multiplatform developer for digital games, Blueprint Gaming, has now announced its acquisition of Livewire Gaming, United Kingdom-based games creator. The move further bolsters the Nottinghamshire-headquartered firm’s position as a top slots supplier to every sector of the competitive gaming industry. Established in 2007, Livewire Gaming ...

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Realistic Games announces unique cat-themed Duplicats slot game

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In Realistic Games latest online slot release, Duplicats, players will find a multitude of cat types on the reels. Created with HTML5 technology, this new title is playable across mobile and tablet devices as well as desktop. The 5-reel, 10-payline game provides a simply playing experience, with unique features including a morphing cats bonus ...

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Blueprint Gaming adds to its popular Pub Fruit Series with new online slot “Carry on Camping”

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In what is the latest edition to its long-running Pub Fruit Series, leading UK based game studio Blueprint Gaming has brought the popular 1969 British comedy film, Carry On Camping, to the world of online casino gaming in its new video slot by the same name. The launch is on the heels of the ...

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Scientific Games Corporation announces $1.2 billion debt note placement

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American lottery and gaming machines innovator Scientific Games Corporation has announced that its Scientific Games International Incorporated subsidiary is set to place some $1.2 billion in senior unsecured notes up for grabs. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release (pdf) to detail that the notes connected with this private bond placement, ...

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British Esports Association heralds launch of Women in Esports campaign

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In the United Kingdom, the British Esports Association has announced the debut of a new campaign that is designed to celebrate female players while raising awareness and improving inclusivity rates. The London-headquartered organization used an official Monday press release to detail that its Women in Esports initiative will also seek to promote diversity and ...

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October online casino and sportsbook success for New Jersey

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The various online sportsbooks in New Jersey reportedly had a great October after recording a 69% increase year-on-year in aggregated gross gaming revenues to reach an all-time high of about $45.2 million. According to a report from CalvinAyre.com citing official figures from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement regulator, this figure was some ...

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The Cordish Company breaks ground on new $150M “mini” casino at Moreland Mall in PA

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The new $150 million Live! Casino Pittsburgh is one step closer to opening, as a groundbreaking ceremony was held on Wednesday for the 100,000 square foot complex being built in Hempfield Township, approximately 30 miles from downtown Pittsburgh. The effort by Stadium Casino Westmoreland RE, LLC, part of Baltimore-based The Cordish Companies, will replace ...

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California tribes to launch sportsbetting legalization campaign

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In California and a consortium of 18 casino-operating tribes is reportedly due to launch a campaign that could see voters asked whether they would like the western state to become the latest to legalize sportsbetting. According to a Wednesday report from the Los Angeles Times newspaper, this initiative is being led by the federally-recognized ...

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Kalamba Games releases new “retro futurist” slot Big Bounty Bill

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International games studio, Kalamba Games, has launched its latest title, Big Bounty Bill, which is as much fun to play as its name suggests. Described as a “retro futurist slots adventure,” the game’s lead character takes players on a rip-roaring good time packed with steel horses, cowgirls, cyborg coyboys and bulls, and more! The ...

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Play’n GO teams up with Italian super band to create Black Mamba slot game

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After seeing great success with musical slot titles like House of Doom and Sabaton, slot supplier, Play’n GO, has decided to team up with another band to create a unique game. This time around, the provider decided to go with a band from Italy with Martina Cori on vocals, Alexandra Maiolo on guitard, Cecilia ...

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WSOP announces schedule for 2020 International Circuit

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World Series of Poker has announced the International Circuit for the 2020 portion of the poker tournament schedule. Seven additional stops have been added, with the series traveling to the Netherlands, Aruba, Australia and Uruguay. A new stop is on the schedule this time around, as the WSOPC heads to Casino Barcelona in Spain. ...

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New casino premiered inside Philippines’ Subic Bay Yacht Club

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In the Philippines and Subic Bay Freeport Zone is now reportedly home to two casinos following the Monday soft launch of a new gambling facility inside the luxurious Subic Bay Yacht Club. According to a Thursday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the new $10 million casino is due to stage its official grand opening ...

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Seneca Gaming Corporation sportsbetting alliance for Kambi Group

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Maltese wagering technologies innovator, Kambi Group, has announced the signing of a deal with Seneca Gaming Corporation that is to see it supply a range of multi-channel sportsbetting solutions to the tribal operator’s trio of upstate New York casinos. The Valletta-headquartered firm used an official November 5 press release to detail that the long-term ...

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Empire Resorts Incorporated shareholders endorse disposal deal

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In New York and shareholders for casino operator Empire Resorts Incorporated have reportedly approved a $128.6 million transaction that is to see the firm merged into giant Asian counterpart Genting Malaysia Berhad. According to a Wednesday report from the Poughkeepsie Journal newspaper, this deal was first announced in August and is to involve Genting ...

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