Nevada Gaming Commission approves amendments regarding cashless gaming systems

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On Thursday, the Nevada Gaming Commission approved eight new amendments regarding cashless gaming systems. The amendments were made to existing regulations. Supporters of cashless options feel that this change is the first step needed to revolutionize the way casinos complete financial transactions. Amendment Changes: The amendments to the gaming regulations are effective immediately. Because ...

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Play’n GO introduces a “new face” via its Cat Wilde and the Doom of Dead slot

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Play’n GO is keeping it in the family with its latest release, Cat Wilde and the Doom of Dead, an Egyptian-themed game that promises to engage a new generation of slot players. Following in the footsteps of her archeologist/explorer father, Rich Wilde, one of the Swedish online casino games developer’s most well-known characters, the vivacious ...

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Kenyan legislators vote to abandon 20% sportsbetting turnover tax

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In Kenya and federal legislators have reportedly passed a measure that would eliminate the controversial 20% turnover tax local online sportsbetting operators have been required to pay since 2018. According to a report from CalvinAyre.com, the contentious duty applies to the total sum including stake bookmakers pay winners following the conclusion of a wager ...

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Netherlands regulator ordered to reassess its licensing protocols

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In the Netherlands and the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) gambling regulator has reportedly been officially ordered to reassess whether its licensing protocols are compatible with the laws of the European Union. According to a report from iGamingBusiness.com, the directive from the country’s Council of State comes after online casino and sportsbook operator Kindred Group won a ...

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Evolution expands player base in Colombia via of First Person deal with Rush Street

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In a move that strengthens its existing partnership with Rush Street Interactive, Evolution Gaming (EVO:Stockholm) has announced a deal that will see it launch six of its First Person games on RushBet.co for the Colombian gaming market. Titles including First Person Roulette, Lightning Roulette, Blackjack, Dream Catcher, Baccarat and Mega Ball, all of which ...

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Nagasaki Prefecture pushing ahead with integrated casino resort plan

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In Japan and the government for Nagasaki Prefecture has reportedly announced that it still intends to have completed the request for proposal (RFP) stage of its plan to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses by the end of this year. According to a Wednesday report from GGRAsia, the ...

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Yggdrasil Gaming unveils new Gigablox mechanic via new online slot Lucky Neko Gigablox

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Innovative iGaming solutions provider, Yggdrasil Gaming, has unveiled a brand-new game mechanic in its latest release Lucky Neko Gigablox. The new mechanic is known as Gigablox and is a game-changer, offering players a transformed gaming experience. The new online slot is based in a traditional Japanese shop with a 6×4 grid and 40 paylines. ...

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Relax Gaming expands network via WeAreCasino content integration deal

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St Julian’s-headqaurtered iGaming aggregator and provider of innovative content, Relax Gaming, has expanded its distribution network after agreeing an integration deal with aggregating platform WeAreCasino. The agreement is to see the Portuguese online casino gaming company’s growing B2B platform gain access to Relax’s proprietary games, including popular titles such as Money Train, Temple Tumble ...

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Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts Now Require Guests to Wear Face Masks

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As the coronavirus continues to be a problem in the state of Nevada, gaming operators are changing their health and safety policies. The mask policies of top gaming operators MGM Resorts and Caesars Entertainment have changed, now requiring all guests inside their properties to wear face masks at all times. The only exception for ...

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Wazdan travels east for new Sic Bo Dragons release

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Two weeks after premiering its Reel Hero video slot and Maltese online casino games developer Wazdan has now returned to announce the launch of its new Sic Bo Dragons innovation. Headquartered in the Valletta suburb of Birkirkara, the firm used an official Wednesday press release to describe its latest online casino release as ‘a ...

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iSoftBet unearths a winner with new Gold Digger video slot

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Hot on the heels of launching its Night Queen video slot and British online casino games and software developer iSoftBet has now returned to announce the premiere of its new five-reel and 20-payline Gold Digger innovation. The London-headquartered firm used an official press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that ...

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Evolution Gaming Group AB announces offer for NetEnt AB

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Evolution Gaming Group AB has reportedly lodged a public offer worth some $2.12 billon that would see it fully acquire fellow Stockholm-listed online casino games developer NetEnt AB. According to a report from the Reuters news service, the Swedish innovator revealed that the envisioned arrangement would see it pay investors around $8.56 for each ...

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Massachusetts sets out post-pandemic casino re-opening requirements

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In Massachusetts and regulators have reportedly released a number of re-opening requirements for the eastern state’s trio of casinos that are to see the venues prohibited from offering popular table games such as poker, craps and roulette. According to a Tuesday report from The Republican newspaper, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission ordered the Encore Boston ...

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Mount Airy Casino reopens while other Pennsylvania & Atlantic City casinos are soon to follow

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Operating at 50 percent capacity and with safety measures based on guidelines from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) in place, Mount Airy Casino Resort in Mount Pocono reopened on Monday, June 22 after being shut down for over three months due to the coronavirus ...

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Scottish betting shops to begin emerging from lockdown on Monday

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In the United Kingdom and bookmakers in Scotland have reportedly been told that they will be allowed to partially re-open from Monday morning after being forced to temporarily close some 14 weeks ago owing to the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from SBCNews, the revival is to follow the June 15 re-opening of ...

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Booming Games releases new ShowMaster slot game; goes live in Italy with E-Play24 brands

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Online slot developer Booming Games has been busy as of late. Not only have they launched a brand-new online slot game, but they have also gone live in Italy via a new partnership deal. The brand has just released a new slot ShowMaster offering up to 5000x the bet as well as working with ...

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Help NetEnt solve a murder whodunit in its new slot release Cash Noire

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Swedish developer NetEnt is challenging players to help Detective Tom Flint solve the sinister Green Ace murders in its latest slot release, Cash Noire, where the criminal underworld reigns and collecting the right evidence leads to big wins! The 5-reel, 4-row video slot with 1,024 ways to win, is set in the crime-infested streets ...

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DraftKings launches standalone casino app in New Jersey

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Even more online casino gaming is now available in New Jersey. Online operator, DraftKings, announced this week the launch of its standalone casino app for the Garden States. The operator used in-house technology to create a casino app that is similar to its sportsbook and daily fantasy offering. The app includes exclusive games to ...

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Washington Redskins Remove Statue of their Racist Ex – Owner, George Preston Marshall

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As of Friday, June 19th, 2020 the Washington Redskins have decided to as well as already have taken down and completely removed their statue of George Preston Marshall from outside of RFK stadium. He was an openly racist owner in the National Football League, and in the early 1960’s he was forced to integrate ...

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Western Australia’s Crown Perth to re-open its casino from Saturday

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In Australia and local casino firm Crown Resorts Limited has reportedly announced that its Crown Perth facility is to begin emerging from its coronavirus-related lockdown on Saturday although its sister Crown Melbourne venue is remaining shuttered. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Sydney-listed operator was forced to temporarily close the two ...

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Arkansas regulator finds bias in Pope County casino license vote

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In the southern American state of Arkansas and the long-running process to pick the operator for a proposed Pope County casino reportedly took another unexpected turn yesterday after regulators announced that they had found bias in last week’s supposedly-final selection vote. According to a report from the Arkansas Times newspaper, Wednesday saw the Arkansas ...

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Emerald Bay Resort and Casino construction hindered by coronavirus

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In the Philippines and local conglomerate Udenna Corporation has reportedly announced that the opening of its coming Emerald Bay Resort and Casino has been pushed back by over a year to early-2022. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Davao City-headquartered firm began work on the $341 million integrated casino resort through ...

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DreamTech selects Yggdrasil’s GATI technology to realize global business strategy

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A YG Masters partner since 2019, multinational online casino game designer DreamTech Gaming has now chosen Yggdrasil Gaming’s GATI (game adaption tools and interfaces) technology to realize its global business strategy. The provider’s language agnostic and standardized GATI technology allows game studios and game developer partners to quickly scale their businesses while at the ...

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Playson and Condor Gaming sign new slot partnership deal

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Top-rated developer Playson and Condor Gaming recently signed a new slot partnership agreement. The operator brands of Condor will now have access to a ton of new content thanks to the developer’s large slot portfolio. Details of the Deal: Casino sites of Condor Gaming will now have even more to offer players, including Playson’s ...

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Caesars Entertainment launches special promotion to encourage players to wear masks

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When casinos in Las Vegas reopened in early June, wearing a mask was encouraged but not mandatory for guests. The casinos reopened after months of non-operation in an effort to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Even though the venues are open now, efforts are still being made to try and avoid new ...

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Greentube launches premium dice games with Belgium online operator Blitz Casino

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On the heels of its launch in Paraguay and Novomatic Interactive division, Greentube has extended its footprint in Belgium’s regulated iGaming market after integrating a range of its premium dice games with Blitz Casino. Under the new deal, player-favorites including Jackpot Dice, Double Dice and Book of Ra Dice from the Austrian developer and ...

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SciPlay Corporation acquires casual games innovator Come2Play Limited

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The SciPlay Corporation subsidiary of Scientific Games Corporation has announced the completion of a deal that has seen it spend an undisclosed amount of cash in order to purchase mobile casual games developer Come2Play Limited. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release to detail that it had already offered a range ...

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Opening of new Philippines integrated casino resort to be delayed by coronavirus

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In the Philippines and the billionaire boss of Bloomberry Resorts Corporation has reportedly announced that his firm’s plan to open a Quezon City integrated casino resort may have been delayed by up to a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from GGRAsia, Enrique Razon (pictured) serves as Chairman and Chief ...

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Atlantic City casinos to be allowed to re-open from July 2

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Following many weeks of wait and the nine casinos in Atlantic City have reportedly been told that they will be allowed to emerge from their coronavirus-induced lockdowns from July 2 so long as they agree to keep capacity at below 25%. According to a report from The Associated Press news service published by ABC ...

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NagaCorp Limited mulling possible new share offering

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Asian casino operator NagaCorp Limited has reportedly announced that it is considering whether to launch a new share offering in order to top up its liquidity and give it the resources to better weather a slowdown in business caused by the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Hong Kong-listed ...

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Battle mythological creatures in search of the Griffin in Kalamba Games Griffin’s Quest online slot

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A mythological adventure awaits in Kalamba Games’ latest online slot release, Griffin’s Quest. The game takes players on a marvelous adventure, scaling Mount Olympus as well as battling creatures of the mythical world. Take on pixies, Manticores, unicorns and even Medusa in this epic journey, finding innovative features along the way. Details of Griffin’s ...

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EveryMatrix Software Limited brings eSports wagering to Optibet

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Maltese online casino software developer EveryMatrix Software Limited has announced the signing of a deal that has seen its eSports wagering solution integrated onto the Estonia and Latvia-facing Optibet-branded domains from iGaming operator Enlabs AB. Headquartered in the northern Valletta suburb of St Julian’s, the innovator used an official press release to declare that ...

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Intertops Poker offering blackjack bonus and extra spins on Betsoft games starting today

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At Intertops Poker, players have access to a special blackjack bonus this week as well as extra spins on certain Betsoft Gaming slots. Players who make a deposit from June 22-30 will be able to earn spins on Golden Owl of Athena and Gemmed, both titles by the popular developer. For blackjack fans, there ...

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Play’n GO releases Troll Hunters 2 market-wide after exclusivity period with Kindred

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Swedish online casino games developer, Play’n GO, has announced the mass-market launch of  Troll Hunters 2, the sequel to the hugely successful 2013 slot game Troll Hunters. The title was originally released in September 2019 with online operator Kindred Group plc who had exclusive rights to the game for nine months. According to a ...

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PokerStars adds mobile capability and more variants to Home Games

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The Home Games program of PokerStars is one that is popular among players due to the ability to set up games with family and friends. To boost the Home Games offering, PokerStars has now added several changes, including mobile capability as well as more variants. Customer feedback helped the online poker brand to decide ...

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Habanero pays homage to Italy’s most popular card game with launch of new Scopa video slot

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Leading supplier of gaming software, Habanero, has launched its latest video slot, Scopa, which is named after one of the two national card games in Italy, across its entire operator network. The charming new release takes players on a once-in-a-lifetime train journey across Italy’s rolling countryside and through some of its best-known cities while ...

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Dragons of Westeros comes to Zynga’s Game of Thrones Slots Casino

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American social games developer Zynga Incorporated has announced that it is celebrating the first birthday of its mobile-friendly Game of Thrones Slots Casino title by incorporating the new Dragons of Westeros feature. The San Francisco-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that the fresh ...

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Booongo Entertainment NV agrees Rivalo.com games supply deal

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Online casino games developer Booongo Entertainment NV has announced that it has strengthened its position in the Latin American market by inking a content supply arrangement with the online casino at Rivalo.com. The Curacao-based innovator used an official Friday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to detail that the alliance will ...

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California tribal casino proposal passes significant realization hurdle

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The United States Bureau of Indian Affairs has reportedly completed the required draft environmental impact statement concerning the $600 million plan from the Tejon Indian Tribe to bring a new casino resort to central California. According to a Thursday report from The Bakersfield Californian newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe has been working to realize its ...

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Race for fourth Arkansas casino license looks destined for court

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In the southern American state of Arkansas and a lengthy legal battle now looks likely after local regulators selected an entity known as Gulfside Casino Partnership to build and operate the proposed casino for Pope County. According to a Thursday report from the Arkansas Times newspaper, the decision came at the expense of the ...

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Highlight Games Limited inks three-game ComeOn Group alliance

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British virtual sports games developer Highlight Games Limited has announced the signing of a deal that is destined to see its NBA Last 60, Soccerbet and IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship titles supplied to iGaming operator ComeOn Group. The London-headquartered innovator is majority-owned by Swedish online casino firm Cherry AB and used an official press ...

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Microgaming welcomes Las Vegas-based development studio SpinPlay Games to aggregation platform

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Adding to its world-class lineup of content partners, gambling software company Microgaming has welcomed yet another studio to its aggregation platform after signing an exclusive agreement with Las Vegas-based SpinPlay Games. Founded in 2019 by a team of experienced mathematicians, the up-and-coming developer “focuses on balancing intricate mathematical models with design process and aesthetic ...

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Nevada regulators issue new mask-wearing rule for table games without plexiglass

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As coronavirus cases continue to rise in the state of Nevada, gaming regulators have decided to issue new rules in an effort to protect dealers. Effective immediately, the casinos in Nevada will require players to wear a mask when at a gaming table that does not have a plexiglass partition. New Rules and Guidelines: ...

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Enter the dragon’s lair with Red Tiger Gaming’s new Reel Keeper online slot game

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A new online slot game is now live via Red Tiger Gaming, taking players directly into the dragon’s lair. Reel Keeper is the latest title from the developer, offering a 5×3 grid with 10 lines and the potential to win over 6,000x the bet! Open the fiery reels and start spinning to see what ...

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Playtech bringing Quantum Roulette live-dealer advance to Italy

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British online casino games developer Playtech has announced that its popular Quantum Roulette live-dealer roulette game is being made available to players in Italy courtesy of an exclusive agreement with local iGaming operator Snaitech SpA. The Isle of Man-based innovator used an official Wednesday press release to declare that the game utilizes ‘single zero’ ...

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The 2020 Major League Baseball Draft: List of all Players Drafted

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The 2020 Major League Baseball draft occurred last week, and it was completed virtually to combat the threat and spread of the coronavirus. Below is the detailed list of all of the players that were selected, they franchise that picked them, their position they play, and the school from where they played last. There ...

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Habanero’s new partnership with Groove Gaming “fits perfectly” with expansion plans

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In keeping with its expansion plans, provider of quality slots and table games, Habanero Systems, has aligned itself with Maltese iGaming content aggregator, Groove Gaming. Under the new partnership, Habanero’s diverse portfolio of more than 100 slots, including the recently released titles, Techno Tumble, Knockout Football Rush, London Hunter, and Lucky Fortune Cat, as ...

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Nebraska campaigners initiate casino legalization drives

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In the American state of Nebraska and a trio of signature drives have reportedly been launched that could soon result in local voters being given the chance to decide whether to legalize commercial casino gambling. According to a Tuesday report from local television broadcaster KPTM-TV, the campaigns are being organized by a group calling ...

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Triple Cherry supply deal with Emara Play to strengthen presence in Spanish market

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After recently adding to its rapidly-increasing games portfolio, casino software developer Triple Cherry has now inked a supply deal with Spanish aggregator Emara Play, further enhancing its presence in Spain. The strategic agreement will see the developer’s video slots content integrated into the aggregator platform, making quick and easy work of reaching Emara Play’s ...

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Light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel for pair of Singapore casino resorts

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After being completely shuttered a little over ten weeks ago due to the coronavirus pandemic and the two giant integrated casino resorts in Singapore have now reportedly announced that are to begin re-opening some of their amenities from tomorrow. According to a report from GGRAsia, the city-state’s Resorts World Sentosa and Marina Bay Sands ...

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