BonusFinder.com warning against overly-restrictive iGaming regulations

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Online casino affiliate website BonusFinder.com has announced that almost a third of Swedish players are shunning their domestic industry’s restrictive regulations by going in search of iGaming entertainment via unlicensed sites. The domain used an official press release published by CalvinAyre.com to detail that a year-long investigation it carried out into the iGaming market ...

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Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has its reservation ‘disestablished’

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In Massachusetts and the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has reportedly been told that the United States Department of the Interior has unilaterally ‘disestablished’ its reservation to potentially scupper its plan to build a $1 billion tribal casino resort. According to a Saturday report from local radio broadcaster WBUR-FM, the federal department had placed the 321-acre ...

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Missouri temporarily bans unregulated slots to counter coronavirus threat

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The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has reportedly prompted state health officials in Missouri to temporarily ban the operation of controversial slot-like machines that have become an ever-increasing fixture at many local gas stations, restaurants and convenience stores. According to a Saturday report from the St Louis Post-Dispatch newspaper, the unregulated units are operated in something ...

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Wakayama Prefecture initiates RFP stage of casino plan

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In Japan and the government for Wakayama Prefecture has reportedly launched the request for proposal (RFP) stage of its plan to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of licenses to build and operate an integrated casino resort. According to a report from GGRAsia, the southern Honshu jurisdiction is hoping to take advantage of ...

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Cambodian authorities shutdown all casinos in the country due to coronavirus

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Authorities in Cambodia have ordered all casinos in the country to cease operations effective Wednesday evening. The closure is part of several measures enacted in the country to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Details of the Closure: Prime Minister Hun Sen stated in a press conference on Monday that he had issued an ...

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UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones gets Arrested for DWI and Firearm

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On the early morning hours of Thursday, March 26th, 2020 the UFC light heavyweight champion and superstar fighter Jon Jones was arrested in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was charged with aggravated DWI and negligent use of a firearm as well as possession of an open container and no proof of insurance. Jones was released ...

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Play’n GO adds new game Sticky Joker to its popular joker series of Vegas-style slots

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Play’n GO has added its latest title, Sticky Joker, to its joker series of Vegas-style slots in what is the third new slot release for the month of March. The classic three-reel, three-row, five paylines video slot is all about sticky jokers and will undoubtedly have fans of the series, which includes Mystery Joker, ...

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Earn spins on Betsoft Gaming’s new Monster Pop online slot via Intertops Poker

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Betsoft Gaming has recently launched a new online slot game titled Monster Pop, offering players a uniquely themed title featuring an expanding grid and multiple features. The game can be found in the casino games section of Intertops Poker and right now, the brand is offering extra spins for players to give the title ...

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Cleveland Browns Sign Tight End Austin Hooper (4 Year $44 Million Contract)

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The Cleveland Browns and superstar tight end Austin Hooper have agreed to terms on a new contract. His new deal is for four years and is valued at $44 million. The fresh deal includes $23 million in total guaranteed money as well as a $10 million signing bonus. His average annual salary is now ...

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Betsoft Gaming announces new online slot Monster Pot featuring Cloner symbols and Cluster Pays

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The award-winning software provider Betsoft Gaming has announced a brand-new online slot game titled Monster Pop, featuring cascading reels on a 5×5 grid. The game can expand as you spin to a 13×13 grid, featuring cluster payouts of as much as 1921x the bet. The fast-paced gameplay offers quality features like a Monster Cloner ...

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Journey to the underworld in Red Tiger’s new online slot Vault of Anubis

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Malta-headquartered casino games development company, Red Tiger, has launched its latest video slot, Vault of Anubis, which challenges players to journey to the depths of the earth in search of big wins! The new 7-reel, 6-row cluster slot set in a vault that is guarded on either side by two jackal-headed statues each wielding ...

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Greentube bringing the fright with new Ghostly Towers video slot

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Although this year’s edition of Halloween is still some seven months away, Austrian online casino games developer Greentube has nevertheless decided that now is the perfect time to release its supernatural-themed Ghostly Towers video slot. The Vienna-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to declare that the five-reel and 20-payline title has made ...

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Get in on the robbery with new 777 Heist video slot from Red Rake Gaming

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A month after launching its Solomon: The King video slot, Spanish online casino games developer Red Rake Gaming has now returned to premiere its new five-reel 777 Heist innovation. The Valencia-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that its latest five-row video slot challenges players to employ all of their secretive ...

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African sportsbetting market being hurt by coronavirus shutdown

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The coronavirus pandemic that has led to the widespread shuttering of land-based gambling operations in Asia, Europe and North America is now reportedly ravaging across Africa and caused the continent’s sportsbetting sector to go into serious decline. According to a Thursday report from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Ivan Kalanzi serves as a brand ...

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Cripple Creek Wildwood Casino agrees new sports betting deal with ISI for possible May 1 launch

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In Colorado, American Gaming Group LLC (AAG), which owns and operates the Wildwood Casino in the former gold mining camp of Cripple Creek, has announced that it has penned an agreement with global provider of turnkey race and sports book solutions, ISI Race & Sports (ISI), to provide software, hardware and marketing services for ...

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Coronavirus shutdown forces Atlantic City casinos to instigate mass layoffs

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Eleven days after being ordered to close in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and yesterday reportedly saw most of the nine casinos in Atlantic City finally provide their employees with temporary layoff notices. According to a Thursday report from The Press of Atlantic City newspaper, the move means that approximately 16,000 former casino ...

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Red Rake Gaming agrees new partnership deal with Premier Gaming

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Developer of quality online casino games, Red Rake Gaming, has penned a content agreement with Premier Gaming in a deal that will see it’s full games portfolio made available to the Malta-based operator’s players. With a strong presence in Germany, Finland and Sweden, Premier Gaming is focused on advancing its regulated market strategy and ...

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Kalamba Games launches new Miami Bonus Wheel video slot

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Six weeks after premiering its Crystal Cavern video slot and Maltese online casino games developer Kalamba Games has now announced the premiere of its new three-reel and ten-payline Miami Bonus Wheel innovation. The Birkirkara-headquartered firm used a short Thursday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that its latest three-row ...

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Dividend decisiveness for MGM China Holdings Limited

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Macau casino operator MGM China Holdings Limited has reportedly announced that its board has recommended spending just over $40.69 million so as to pay investors a final dividend on its 2019 financial performance. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Hong Kong-listed firm revealed that the award, which would represent around 16.3% of its ...

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Powerball cuts minimum jackpots in half to $20 million due to coronavirus outbreak

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The coronavirus pandemic is affecting the gambling world in many ways. Over the past few days, we have watched as casino around the United States have shut down completely, including hotels and most restaurants. Now, the virus seems to have affected a portion of the lottery. The Powerball Product Group has announced that the ...

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True Lab announces new Startup Valley slot game featuring unique theme

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Part of the True Flip group, True Lab has announced a new unique online slot game titled Startup Valley. Five smartheads can be found on the reels as they try to chase an investor meet-up. The smarties are buried in books, downing energy drinks as they try to be successful. The title includes several ...

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Singapore casinos taking steps to stop the spread of coronavirus

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The two giant integrated casino resorts in Singapore have reportedly followed government orders in instituting a number of new measures that have been designed to stop the spread of a highly contagious coronavirus strain that has so far killed two locals. According to a report from GGRAsia, the 120-acre Resorts World Sentosa revealed that ...

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Disappointing dividend decision from Boyd Gaming Corporation

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American casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation has announced that it will not be paying investors a first-quarter dividend due to the financial uncertainty caused by the coronavirus-related shutdown of its almost 30 properties. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to detail that all of its venues have now been temporarily ...

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TCSJohnHuxley urging re-think on upcoming G2E Asia

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British casino games and technologies innovator TCSJohnHuxley has penned a strongly-worded message to ask that the upcoming Global Gaming Exhibition (G2E) Asia extravaganza be further postponed or cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Stoke-on-Trent-headquartered firm released an ‘open letter to the industry’ yesterday to implore show organizer Reed Exhibitions to consider abandoning ...

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Pragmatic Play releases new western-themed video slot Wild West Gold

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Hot on the heels of its latest content agreement and Pragmatic Play is taking players out West for some shoot-em-up cowboy style in its latest addition to its Gold series, Wild Wild West Gold. The leading multi-product content provider’s western-themed offering joins its popular series, transporting gamers to a lively frontier town in the ...

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Hard Rock International and KamaGames partner to create new Hard Rock Blackjack social games app

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Top-rated European social casino operator KamaGames has partnered with Hard Rock International to create a new application titled Hard Rock Blackjack. The new application can be accessed via mobile and includes casino-style games from the portfolio of KamaGames. Details of the App: For players, the new app offers a ton of content, including 3D ...

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Sports betting bill signed into law in Washington State

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On Wednesday, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed a bill into law, legalizing sports betting in the state. With the passage, the state can enter into new gaming compacts with Indian tribes to include the new wagering option. The bill was easily able to pass within the state House and Senate. Emergency Clause: Early on, ...

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SkillOnNet enhances online games portfolio via new H5G deal

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Leading online casino software provider SkillOnNet has further enhanced its game portfolio having added more quality online casino content courtesy of a new partnership with High 5 Games.  Under the terms of the recently inked deal, players at all SkillOnNet-powered online casino sites, such as Lucky Vegas, the latest brand to launch via the ...

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OneTouch Technology Limited growing its presence in Latin America

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Online casino games developer OneTouch Technology Limited has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see its full mobile-friendly portfolio integrated onto sites supplied by Jazz Gaming Solutions. The Isle of Man-based innovator used an official Wednesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to describe Jazz Gaming Solutions as ...

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Coronavirus crisis prompts Landry’s Incorporated layoffs

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The billionaire boss for American casino and entertainments firm Landry’s Incorporated has reportedly revealed that his firm has been forced to temporarily lay off about 40,000 people as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Tuesday report from the news website at Yahoo.com, Tilman Fertitta (pictured) detailed that the redundancies represented ...

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Las Vegas casino firms feeling the burn as shutdown enters its second week

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Casino operators in Las Vegas are reportedly losing up to $14.4 million every day as a result of the city’s coronavirus-related shutdown and may now have as little as five months before they completely run out of cash. According to a Tuesday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, this is the finding of ...

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Salary surrender for Wynn Resorts Limited executives

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The senior leadership of American casino operator Wynn Resorts Limited has reportedly announced that it will be forgoing some or all of its salaries for 2020 in an attempt to help mitigate the financial impacts of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Tuesday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the coronavirus epidemic ...

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Pragmatic Play agrees new content deal with Meridianbet: Adds trio of games to Live Casino portfolio

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In a move that further grows its footprint in emerging markets, Pragmatic Play has inked a content agreement with leading global provider of complete sports betting solutions, Meridianbet. Courtesy of the collaboration, the multi-product content provider’s complete suite of online slot games, which grows by four new titles monthly, has been made available to ...

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TVBET signs content agreement with GrooveGaming

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TVBET and GrooveGaming are now working together, thanks to a recently signed content deal. The live-games provider will be using content provided by the aggregator to boost growth within their offering. This is yet another in a string of partnership deals for GrooveGaming. About the Deal: TVBET offers fast live-game content including television, lottery, ...

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SoftSwiss inks Swintt online casino games integration deal

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Online casino software innovator SoftSwiss has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see its ‘white-label’ iGaming platform integrate over 50 games from Maltese developer Swintt. SoftSwiss used an official Tuesday press release to detail that the alliance will involve mobile-friendly video slots including the popular Panda Warrior and newly-launched Everlasting Spins ...

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Online slot developer Revolver Gaming announces content agreement with Videoslots

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This week has seen a new deal struck between a top gaming developer and operator. Revolver Gaming has announced another content distribution agreement, this time working with top-rated operator Videoslots. The online slot developer will be providing their current games to the casino, with more to come as new games are released. Details of ...

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Relax Gaming agrees third-party studio deal with Inspired Entertainment

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In addition to celebrating its 1oth year anniversary this month, content supplier and iGaming aggregator, Relax Gaming, has inked its most recent third-party studio deal with London-headquartered gaming provider Inspired Entertainment. It is the supplier’s third new commercial agreement for the month of March. The collaboration with the multi-product content provider is part ...

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British online gambling firms being urged to institute daily wagering limits

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In the United Kingdom and a cross-party group of MPs has reportedly urged online casino and sportsbetting firms to institute a temporary daily betting limit of £50 ($58.76) so as to help prevent customers from wagering too much on activities they may not fully understand. According to a Sunday report from The Irish Times ...

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Campeon Gaming to expand online casino offering via Playson commercial deal

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Leading game developer Playson has just announced a content distribution agreement with iGaming operator Campeon Gaming Partners that will see its slots portfolio go live with the operator group’s top brands. Under the terms of the new partnership, the operator’s casino sites, including Sons of Slots, Svenbet, Evobet, CampeonUK and Campeonbet, will gain access ...

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Tigre de Cristal soon to welcome Suncity Group-run VIP gaming room

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The boss for Asian real estate firm Suncity Group Holdings Limited has reportedly announced that his privately-owned junket business will very shortly begin welcoming punters to a new VIP gaming room within eastern Russia’s Tigre de Cristal casino. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Alvin Chau serves as Chairman for the Hong ...

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NetEnt AB stepping up its integration of Red Tiger Gaming Limited

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Swedish online casino games developer NetEnt AB has announced that it will be significantly reducing its workforce as a result of better-than-expected synergies with the Red Tiger Gaming Limited concern it purchased last autumn. The Stockholm-headquartered innovator used an official press release to declare that the changes are part of an ongoing restructuring that ...

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Relax Gaming further enhances its operator network courtesy of new BetVictor deal

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B2B supplier for the online gambling industry Relax Gaming has added British independent bookmaker BetVictor to its growing roster of operators. The recently inked deal will see the iGaming provider and aggregator supply its comprehensive portfolio of in-house developed and third-party casino content to the online sports betting and online casino operator. “this deal ...

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MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit to go digital with virtual edition due to coronavirus

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For months now, the MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit has been planned for May 7th in Tallinn. Attendees have already been able to register to attend and details of what will be presented as been offered. Then the coronavirus hit. Officials of the hybrid conference have now announced that it will now be presented in ...

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Oryx Gaming promoting the benefits of its virtual sports offering

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Slovenian iGaming solutions provider Oryx Gaming has reminded online casino and sportsbetting operators that it is in ‘a perfect position’ to assist them in minimizing the negative financial impacts of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic via its large portfolio of virtual sports, live dealer and lottery content. The Ljubljana-headquartered innovator used an official Monday press ...

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Spearhead Studios launches first table game with European Roulette release

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Spearhead Studios has announced the launch of its very first table game. The brand has introduced European Roulette, a game that is part of a comprehensive gaming suite that will be introduced to the gaming world later on in 2020. The game was created with a mobile-first format, bringing the thrill of roulette to ...

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United Kingdom latest to close casinos amid coronavirus pandemic

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In the United Kingdom and Friday reportedly saw the government order every one of the nation’s casinos, betting shops and bingo halls to shut for a month in order to help stop the spread of a highly-contagious coronavirus strain that has so far killed 303 locals. According to a report from The Independent newspaper, ...

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US federal court dismisses action against Bloomberry Resorts Corporation subsidiary

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In the United States and a federal court has reportedly dismissed a civil case filed by Bangladesh Bank against a subsidiary of Manila-listed casino operator Bloomberry Resorts Corporation regarding the 2016 theft by cyber hackers of approximately $81 million. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the action from the Asian nation’s state-run ...

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Bill Hornbuckle appointed new boss of MGM Resorts International

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American casino operator, MGM Resorts International, has announced that Bill Hornbuckle (pictured) has been selected to replace the outgoing James Murren as its latest Chief Executive Officer. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Sunday press release to declare that Hornbuckle is ‘a four-decade veteran of the gaming industry’ and most recently worked as ...

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Coronavirus caution from Netherlands gambling regulator

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In the Netherlands and the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) gambling regulator has reportedly announced that unlicensed iGaming operators found guilty of using the current coronavirus pandemic to promote their services are due to face an additional fine of at least €50,000 ($53,900). According to a Friday report from iGamingBusiness.com, the warning comes after the country decided ...

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Yggdrasil Gaming’s soon to be released “Multifly!” earns lucky player 97,000 EUR during pre-launch

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Ahead of its worldwide launch, Multifly!, Yggdrasil Gaming’s latest title, has already proven to be popular with players during its pre-launch. Initial statistics and key performance indicators (KPIs) have the Cherry AB subsidiary’s high variance video slot significantly above the average, while the Swedish online gaming solutions provider’s new game has already made one ...

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