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Inspired Entertainment Incorporated debuts new Vegas Cash Spins video slot


Saturday, January 23, 2021

Only a week after launching its Reel Lucky King Megaways video slot, American online casino games developer Inspired Entertainment Incorporated has now returned to announce the premiere of its new five-reel and 25-payline Vegas Cash Spins innovation. The New York City-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to pronounce that its latest mobile-friendly game ...

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Casino implementation policy guidelines published by Yokohama


Friday, January 22, 2021

Officials in the giant Japanese city of Yokohama have reportedly published the implementation policy for their ambitious campaign to win one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Honshu conurbation of approximately 3.7 million people is hoping to bring a Las Vegas-style ...

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Analysts react to the death of Las Vegas Sands Corporation boss Sheldon Adelson


Wednesday, January 13, 2021

In the United States and numerous industry analysts have reportedly predicted that the recent passing of Sheldon Adelson (pictured) at the age of 87 should have little serious impact on the immediate future of Las Vegas Sands Corporation. According to a story from CDC Gaming Reports, Adelson died at his home in southern California ...

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Las Vegas Sands Corporation boss Sheldon Adelson dies at the age of 87


Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The controversial Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for American casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corporation, Sheldon Adelson (pictured), reportedly passed away yesterday evening at the age of 87. According to a report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, Adelson died at his home in Malibu, California, only four days after taking medical leave so ...

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Shay Segev leaving Entain amid MGM Resorts International takeover offer


Monday, January 11, 2021

Prominent iGaming and sportsbook operator Entain has reportedly announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Shay Segev (pictured), has decided to stand down after less than seven months in charge. According to a report from the Reuters news service, the revelation follows last week’s rejection by shareholders in the company previously known as GVC Holdings ...

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American sportsbetting market projected to have a bumper 2021


Monday, January 11, 2021

In the United States and a prominent Bank of America analyst has reportedly predicted that aggregated 2021 revenues from sportsbetting and iGaming could well be about to increase by up to 70% year-on-year. According to a Sunday report from Yahoo! Finance, this is the opinion of Shaun Kelley with the specialist putting the anticipated ...

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Plaza Hotel and Casino debuts new Wheel of Fortune Slots Zone


Thursday, January 7, 2021

Prominent gaming machines innovator International Game Technology (IGT) has announced the premiere of the new Wheel of Fortune Slots Zone attraction within southern Nevada’s Plaza Hotel and Casino. The New York-listed developer used an official press release to declare that the 2,900 sq ft ‘vibrantly themed’ area is located at the center of the 995-room downtown ...

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Damian Salas named 2020 WSOP Main Event Champion


Tuesday, January 5, 2021

While it had to be postponed to early 2021, the 2020 World Series of Poker Main Event challenge has come to an end. It was Damian Salas of Argentina who claimed the victory, defeating Joseph Hebert in the heads-up finale. Salas earns an extra $1 million for his efforts along with a gold bracelet ...

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New Year’s Eve celebrations from the newly-opened Circa Resort and Casino


Wednesday, December 30, 2020

In Las Vegas and the new Legacy Club lounge at the recently-opened Circa Resort and Casino is reportedly set to play host to a special New Year’s Eve television program being put on by local broadcaster KLAS-TV. According to a Tuesday report from the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, the 8,400 sq ft rooftop facility was officially ...

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Joseph Hebert and Damian Salas to go head to head in WSOP Main Event


Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Last night, the 2020 WSOP Main Event domestic tournament finished up at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. The first portion of the event took place online and then eight players headed to the casino to play out the tournament live. A total of 705 players competed in the event. In the end, it ...

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Mid-States Poker Tour to kick off 12th season this January at the Venetian in Las Vegas


Monday, December 28, 2020

Poker fans will be excited to hear that live action will continue in 2021. This past year has been tough for live poker, as the COVID-19 pandemic has shut down poker rooms as well as caused a delay in regularly scheduled events. This week, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) has announced that its 12th ...

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Japan publishes final segment of ‘Basic Policy’ casino criteria document


Monday, December 21, 2020

In Japan and the coalition government of Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga (pictured) has reportedly published the concluding segment of its definitive criteria for those jurisdictions hoping to win the right to host one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resorts. According to a Sunday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the final section ...

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Nevada governor extends statewide pause as COVID-19 cases continue to increase


Monday, December 14, 2020

In late November, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak instituted new COVID-19 restrictions due to an increase in positive cases. A statewide pause began, which included smaller capacities at certain businesses including casinos. Venues went from 50% to 25%, with the new rules expected to last through this week. Now, the governor has extended because case ...

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Boyd Gaming Corporation agrees to sell Nevada’s Eldorado Casino


Friday, December 11, 2020

In southern Nevada and casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation has reportedly inked a deal that is to see it offload the landmark Eldorado Casino to local entity DeSimone Gaming Incorporated for an undisclosed amount. According to a Thursday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the venue in the Clark County city of Henderson ...

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Marnell Gaming Management LLC seeks to purchase land in Henderson for new casino property


Thursday, December 10, 2020

Henderson, Nevada may soon be home to a brand-new casino property. Next week, the City Council of Henderson will consider a resolution to formally show an intent to sell nine acres of land in the city. The land is located at St. Rose Parkway and Las Vegas Boulevard South. Marnell Gaming Management LLC wants ...

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Paysafe Group Holdings Limited set to return to the public realm


Thursday, December 10, 2020

In the United States and the billionaire owner of the Vegas Golden Knights franchise of the National Hockey League (NHL) has reportedly agreed a deal that is to see online payment systems provider Paysafe Group Holdings Limited once again become a public concern. According to a Monday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, ...

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Get in the holiday spirit with the new Mystery Fox Christmas Party video slot


Saturday, December 5, 2020

Christmas is now less than three weeks away and online casino games developer Pariplay Limited is hoping to get players in the holiday spirit with the launch of its new five-reel and 60-payline Mystery Fox Christmas Party video slot. The Gibraltar-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to declare that the four-row game ...

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Bally’s announces Main Event Mania featuring mega satellites into the WSOP.com Main Event


Saturday, December 5, 2020

Las Vegas is about to be hot with poker action as the WSOP has confirmed the Main Event will go down this month. Players are taking part in the Main Event in the United States first via WSOP.com in Nevada and New Jersey, then in person at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. The ...

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Nevada judge sides with Steve Wynn over license suitability lawsuit


Monday, November 23, 2020

The Nevada Gaming Control Board and the Nevada Gaming Commission have reportedly lost a legal motion that had been seeking to have the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Wynn Resorts Limited, Steve Wynn (pictured), declared unfit to hold a local casino license. According to a Friday report from CDC Gaming Reports, 78-year-old ...

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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak reduces casino capacity from 50% to 25%


Monday, November 23, 2020

The gambling industry in Nevada is facing more issues with a recent announcement by Governor Steve Sisolak cutting casino capacity from 50% to 25%. On Sunday, Sisolak released the news, with the restrictions beginning at 12:01 am on Tuesday. The industry has taken major steps to protect employees and guests, and the decrease in ...

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Station Casinos persevering with new Las Vegas development


Wednesday, November 18, 2020

In Nevada and local casino operator Station Casinos is reportedly pushing ahead with plans to bring a new casino development to a 71-acre parcel of vacant land it already owns in the southwestern suburbs of Las Vegas. According to a Tuesday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the plot situated at the junction ...

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