California

Topping-off for coming California casino


Thursday, February 14, 2019

In northern California, the federally-recognized Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of Enterprise Rancheria reportedly held a topping-off ceremony for its coming Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Sacramento yesterday some 17 years after first envisioning the project. Autumnal appearance: According to an official press release and a ...

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Building of $400m Wilton Rancheria Resort in motion


Monday, February 4, 2019

In northern California, work has reportedly begun to demolish a portion of an unfinished shopping center in order to make way for a planned $400 million tribal casino from the federally-recognized Wilton Rancheria. Extensive development: According to a Friday report from The Sacramento Bee ...

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Opposition group’s suit over planned Elk Grove casino dismissed


Sunday, January 27, 2019

After years of legal wrangling, yet another roadblock has been removed from the Wilton Rancheria‘s plan to build a casino near Kammerer Road and Highway 99’s Grant Line Road exit in Elk Grove, California, after a lawsuit brought by an activist group was ...

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California lawsuit hits Genting Malaysia Berhad


Friday, January 25, 2019

After initiating a $1.75 billion legal action against the newly-purchased Twenty-First Century Fox Incorporated subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company in November, Asian casino operator, Genting Malaysia Berhad, is now reportedly the subject of a countersuit brought by the American media giant. Damages sought: According ...

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eSports to grow via renewed partnership


Wednesday, December 19, 2018

In an effort to increase the popularity of eSports around the globe, American computer technologies giant, Intel Corporation, has announced that it will be partnering with competitions organizer, ESL to invest in excess of $100 million into the sector over the course of ...

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Table Mountain Casino awards Massive Cash jackpot


Tuesday, November 6, 2018

In central California, Table Mountain Casino has announced that one of its long time players began November by getting lucky to the tune of over $118,000 courtesy of its Massive Cash progressive jackpot and the Cleopatra Keno game from developer International Game ...

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Collaborative advances from Fort Mason Games


Friday, November 2, 2018

American mobile social online casino games developer Fort Mason Games has announced that it has introduced four new features for its Confetti Casino brand that have been designed to increase the number of female players as well as those valuing collaboration over ...

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Sycuan Casino recognizing 35 years in the industry


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The Sycuan Casino of El Cajon, California, is currently celebrating their 35th anniversary in operation. To let players take part in the festivities, the casino is currently offering special promotions that began on October 14th and will run through November 17th. The ...

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Gov. Brown signs Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians OTB compact


Monday, October 8, 2018

On the West Coast, the federally recognized Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians is considering the possibility of offering off-track betting (OTB) at a satellite wagering facility within its Chumash Casino Resort after updating its Class III gaming compact. The updated compact was signed by ...

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Southern California casino selects Synkros


Wednesday, October 3, 2018

American slot and casino management systems innovator, Konami Gaming Incorporated, has announced the signing of a deal that is to see southern California’s Morongo Casino Resort and Spa utilize its Synkros casino management system in order to optimize growth and profitability. Innovative casino management ...

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Massive hiring event begins today in El Cajon for the Sycuan Casino


Thursday, September 20, 2018

In southern California, the Sycuan Casino announced this week that it has begun hiring for more than 700 new positions for its $226 million El Cajon hotel and resort expansion. The casino will look to fill a range of new positions including those ...

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eSports sponsorship for Mastercard Incorporated


Thursday, September 20, 2018

American eSports innovator, Riot Games Incorporated, has reportedly inked a deal that is to see multinational financial services firm Mastercard Incorporated serve as a main sponsor for its League of Legends multi-player online battle arena video game. Agreement signed despite sexism claims: According to a ...

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Security robots employed at Pechanga Resort & Casino


Thursday, September 6, 2018

After cutting the ribbon on its $300 million expansion in March, what is now the largest resort casino on the West Coast has upped its security game with the addition of two new high-tech security robots, according to The Press Enterprise. Autonomous Data ...

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Massive cash jackpot paid at California casino


Thursday, August 30, 2018

In an instant, the life of one lucky lady from Fresno changed forever after she was the most recent Massive Cash Jackpot winner at Table Mountain Casino. According to the press release… The Table Mountain Casino Player’s Club member was enjoying herself at her ...

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Casino amendments for Ridgecrest


Monday, August 20, 2018

In southern California, Wednesday reportedly saw the city council for Ridgecrest narrowly ratify three amendments to the small community’s municipal services agreement with the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe. Amendments followed objections: According to a Friday report from The Daily Independent newspaper, the approval is a ...

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Punishment for CG Technology Holding


Tuesday, August 14, 2018

In Nevada, local race and sportsbook operator CG Technology Holding has reportedly been fined to the tune of $250,000 for illegally accepting wagers after a contest had finished as well as for taking out-of-state bets. Handles sportsbetting for eight Las Vegas casinos: According to a Sunday report from the Nevada Appeal newspaper, CG Technology Holding is ...

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Butte County casino gets gubernatorial support


Tuesday, August 14, 2018

In northern California, last week reportedly saw the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of the Chico Rancheria ink a gaming compact with state officials that could finally clear the way for it to begin construction of a new Class III aboriginal casino. Rural site selected: According to a Monday report from the Chico Enterprise-Record newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe ...

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Soboba Casino to open early next year


Monday, August 13, 2018

After breaking ground on its six-story Soboba Casino in February of 2017, the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians has now reportedly announced that the new 200-room southern California resort casino is set to begin welcoming guests from the first quarter of next year. New venue to replace smaller forerunner: According to a Friday report from The ...

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Ghostbusters 4D from IGT


Sunday, August 12, 2018

Gaming machine innovator International Game Technology (IGT) has announced the launch of its new Ghostbusters 4D land-based video slot featuring advanced technology that allows players to experience three-dimensional graphics without the use of peripherals. True 3D technology utilized: London-headquartered IGT used an official Wednesday press release to reveal that its Ghostbusters 4D title exploits its own ...

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Land-into-trust pact for California tribe


Thursday, August 9, 2018

In northern California, the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians has reportedly signed a deal that will see local authorities agree not to oppose its land-into-trust application in exchange for an assurance that the federally-recognized tribe will not seek to bring a casino to the 500-acre site. Tribe hoping to return to Sonoma County: According to a ...

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La Jolla tribe adds slots at Pauma Valley business


Saturday, July 21, 2018

In northern San Diego County, a partnership between the federally recognized La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians and multinational oil and gas company, BP, will reportedly see the opening of the La Jolla Trading Post & Casino before the month’s end. The Valley Roadrunner newspaper reports…. Chief executive officer for the 700-member La Jolla tribe, Skye ...

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