Monday, November 12, 2018

Philippines President defends legitimacy of Boracay casino ban

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Philippines President defends legitimacy of Boracay casino ban

In the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte (pictured) has reportedly declared that he does not need to issue an executive order so as to maintain his casino prohibition for the small island of Boracay. Ban followed six-month closure: According to a report from GGRAsia citing earlier pieces from the state-run Philippine News Agency, the 73-year-old shut […]

BankrollMob Exclusive: Who wants a 888poker LIVE London Festival $2,200 Package?

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BankrollMob Exclusive: Who wants a 888poker LIVE London Festival $2,200 Package?
After giving away a Battle of Malta Package last month, we are delighted to have one (1) 888poker LIVE London Festival Package worth $2,200 up for grabs this month! - $1,400 buy-in to the 888poker LIVE London Festival Main Event Playing Day 1C. - $450 for 3 nights' accommodation between 30th November- 2nd December 2018 - Travel money of $350 paid into your 888poker account - 888poker LIVE kit How it works: 1st Qualifier ($10 buy-in) will run Wednesday, November 14 at 20:00 GMT / 21:00 [...]

Sunday, November 11, 2018

FunFair Technologies announces new Wheel of Fun game

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FunFair Technologies announces new Wheel of Fun game

Combining several popular gaming elements, FunFair Technologies is ready to provide players with an exciting new online gambling game. Titled Wheel of Fun, the new game combines a wheel of fortune concept with the simple moves of Hi/Lo, an instant win game twist and the security of blockchain, for an overall quality experience. Take on […]

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Malta iGaming Awards returning to this month’s SiGMA

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Malta iGaming Awards returning to this month’s SiGMA

This year’s SiGMA exhibition is due to return to the island nation of Malta later this month with the extravaganza revealing that it is once again set to recognize some of the online gambling industry’s best and brightest via the third annual staging of the Malta iGaming Awards. iGaming spectacular: The 2018 edition of SiGMA […]

Friday, November 9, 2018

Jaime Staples Dreading to Lose $50,000 in Ultimate Sweat Challenge 2.0

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Jaime Staples Dreading to Lose $50,000 in Ultimate Sweat Challenge 2.0
If you missed the Staples brothers' amazing weight loss journey, here's a refresher: Bill Perkins' 1-Year Weight Loss Prop Bet - Jamie and Matt Staples still 30+ Pounds away from winning $150,000 Jaime Staples just 8 lbs apart from bro Matt as $150K Weight Loss Prop Bet Nears End Jaime Staples and Younger Bro Win $150K Weight Loss Prop Bet from Bill Perkins Ultimate Sweat Round Two - Jaime and Matt Staples must Reach 9.9% Bodyfat within a Year This week, Jaime Staples [...]

NetEnt AB agrees William Hill live casino games partnership

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NetEnt AB agrees William Hill live casino games partnership

Two weeks after inking a content supply deal with American casino operator Penn National Gaming Incorporated and NetEnt AB has now announced the signing of a similar agreement with British bookmaking giant William Hill. Deal includes blackjack and roulette: The Swedish innovator used an official Thursday press release to detail that this latest partnership has […]

Thursday, November 8, 2018

BankrollMob Exclusive: Who wants a 888poker LIVE London Festival $2,200 Package?

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BankrollMob Exclusive: Who wants a 888poker LIVE London Festival $2,200 Package?
After giving away a Battle of Malta Package last month, we are delighted to have one (1) 888poker LIVE London Festival Package worth $2,200 up for grabs this month! - $1,400 buy-in to the 888poker LIVE London Festival Main Event Playing Day 1C. - $450 for 3 nights' accommodation between 30th November- 2nd December 2018 - Travel money of $350 paid into your 888poker account - 888poker LIVE kit How it works: 1st Qualifier ($10 buy-in) will run Wednesday, November 14 at 20:00 GMT / 21:00 [...]

Wynn Palace Cotai hotel expansion plans unveiled

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Wynn Palace Cotai hotel expansion plans unveiled

American casino giant Wynn Resorts Limited has reportedly announced plans that will see it add a further 1,371 rooms to its Wynn Palace Cotai integrated casino resort in Macau via the construction of a pair of adjacent hotel towers. Unidentified timetable and costs: According to a report from GGRAsia, the revelation came from Matt Maddox, […]

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

21.com Partners receives Affiliate Guard Dog certification

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21.com Partners receives Affiliate Guard Dog certification

Online gambling affiliate program review service Affiliate Guard Dog has announced that 21.com Partners has been approved by its team to become the latest member of its Platinum Certified Program. ‘Affiliate-friendly’ recognition: Established in 2009, Affiliate Guard Dog was acquired by independent online casino directory and review website LCB.org last year and employs factual metrics […]

Russian Banks Now Implement Payment Ban to Offshore Gambling Operators

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Russian Banks Now Implement Payment Ban to Offshore Gambling Operators
The bill signed by Vladimir Putin over a year ago is now baring its fangs, with state-owned Sberbank now coldly rejecting transactions to offshore gambling sites and ewallets. Russia's move to make banks and payment processing companies ban online gambling payments is now in full swing as state-owned and the biggest bank in Russia Sberbank has confirmed that it will no longer allow the processing of online transactions involving blacklisted offshore gambling websites. On October 19, Federal [...]

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

United States gambling market expected to continue growing

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United States gambling market expected to continue growing

Gamblers in the United States lost approximately $116.9 billion in 2016 and this figure is reportedly expected to continue growing as adults enjoy an ever-expanding market alongside higher wages engendered by an increasingly robust economy. Nation ranks fifth per capita: According to a Friday report from The Wizard of Odds gambling and online casino news […]

Show organizer hails success of inaugural EGC

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Show organizer hails success of inaugural EGC

Boutique gaming event organizer European Gaming Media and Events has hailed the ‘huge success’ of the inaugural edition of its European Gaming Congress (EGC) before detailing that the extravaganza’s 2019 edition is to take place in the Italian city of Milan. Pan-European presence: The show organizer used an official Monday press release (pdf) to reveal […]

Rumor: Tsoukernik's Private Poker Games at King's Casino reach €20K/€40k Blinds

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Rumor: Tsoukernik's Private Poker Games at King's Casino reach €20K/€40k Blinds
At The Home of WSOP Europe 2018 King's Casino Rozvadov in Czech Republic, the poker game stakes were rumored to reach up to an astounding €20k/€40k last week, and hosting this rather super-high nosebleed games was none other than the casino owner himself, Leon 'Loose Leon' Tsoukernik, who specially invited some of the uber-rich players in the industry to come to his home poker session. On October 26, partypoker posted in their Instagram account a picture of the high stakes P[...]

Monday, November 5, 2018

FanDuel makes history by partnering with the National Hockey League and New Jersey Devils

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FanDuel makes history by partnering with the National Hockey League and New Jersey Devils
A multi-year partnership was announced today between FanDuel and the National Hockey League (NHL), which sees FanDuel become the official daily fantasy partner and official sports betting partner of the NHL

Join Games AB inks GiG Games supply deal

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Join Games AB inks GiG Games supply deal

Online casino solutions firm Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) Incorporated has announced that its GiG Games enterprise will be expanding its presence in Italy and Latin America after signing an agreement with fellow Maltese outfit Join Games AB. Italy and Latin America expansion: The St Julian’s-headquartered innovator used an official press release to detail that the […]

New Gunslinger: Reloaded slot game launched by Play’n GO

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New Gunslinger: Reloaded slot game launched by Play’n GO

A fun western adventure style game has been launched by Play’n GO, yet another quality title that helps to see the top-rated supplier’s portfolio continue to grow. Gunslinger: Reloaded is the latest release by the developer, a game based on the Wild Wild West. Players will be spinning the five-reel online slot to watch as […]

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Microgaming announces new Lucha Legends slot game

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Microgaming announces new Lucha Legends slot game

Microgaming has decided to jump into the wrestling ring with their latest release Lucha Legends. Featuring five of the finest wrestlers in Mexico, the new online slot game allows players to take center stages as the luchadores go head to head, helping players to earn big wins! Legendary Luchadores: This new slot is a 5-reel, […]

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Paradise City to welcome Wonderbox development next year

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Paradise City to welcome Wonderbox development next year

Japanese pachinko operator Sega Sammy Holdings Incorporated has reportedly announced that the first half of next year will see it inaugurate the Wonderbox indoor family entertainment venue at its Paradise City integrated casino resort in South Korea. Investment grows: According to a Friday report from GGRAsia, the Tokyo-headquartered conglomerate made the revelation as part of […]

Friday, November 2, 2018

River iGaming agrees commercial deal with Nolimit City

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River iGaming agrees commercial deal with Nolimit City

On the heels of their 5-year birthday celebration last month, Stockholm headquartered online casino platform and game developer, Nolimit City recently announced the inking of a content agreement with River Game Operations, the operative division of Norwegian online gambling investment firm River iGaming. According to the official press release… Earlier this year, the new partnership established and rolled out […]

NetEnt has partnered with eight-time Champion Jockey Peter Scudamore MBE to create its first sports branded product

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NetEnt has partnered with eight-time Champion Jockey Peter Scudamore MBE to create its first sports branded product
The unique licensed title will utilise Scudamore’s image rights and include actual racing content and themed in-game features

Ponca Tribe opens Prairie Flower Casino in Iowa; lawsuit pending

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Ponca Tribe opens Prairie Flower Casino in Iowa; lawsuit pending

In Iowa, the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska celebrated the opening of the new Prairie Flower Casino on Thursday in the small town of Carter Lake, marking a milestone for the federally recognized tribe which claims a membership of more than 4,200 members. Commenting on the opening of the casino, which provides the tribe with an important new revenue source, […]

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Tak Chun Group inaugurates MGM Cotai junket service

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Tak Chun Group inaugurates MGM Cotai junket service

After launching VIP gambling services for The Plaza Macao and Okada Manila venues earlier in the year, junket operator Tak Chun Group has now reportedly inaugurated a similar venture for the giant MGM Cotai integrated casino resort. Following rivals: According to a report from GGRAsia, the Macau-based firm has followed rivals Suncity Group and Guangdong […]

Daily fantasy sports dealt New York blow

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Daily fantasy sports dealt New York blow

In New York, a senior judge has reportedly knocked down a 2016 state law that had permitted daily fantasy sports firms such as DraftKings Incorporated and FanDuel Incorporated to offer their wares to local aficionados. Competitions violate state’s constitution: According to Monday reports from The Wall Street Journal and the Democrat and Chronicle newspapers, Acting […]

Julien Stropoli Wins Biggest Ever Battle of Malta!

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Julien Stropoli Wins Biggest Ever Battle of Malta!
The 2018 Battle of Malta Main Event attracted a record breaking 3,816 entries from 55 countries to create a €1.8 million prize pool! The tournament, which had more than double the entries of any previous live tournament held in Malta, took 6 days to complete after Julien Stropoli was the last man standing on October 30th. The Frenchman started the final table of nine players second last in chips but still managed to climb the chip counts and eventually defeat fellow countryman Maxime Ca[...]

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

New York Jets partnership with 888 Holdings draws criticism

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New York Jets partnership with 888 Holdings draws criticism

In northern New Jersey, the New York Jets franchise of the National Football League (NFL) has reportedly raised the ire of critics after signing a sponsorship agreement with online casino and sportsbook operator 888 Holdings. Banners appeared on Sunday: According to a Monday report from the New York Post newspaper, the previous day had seen […]

Eye Motion announces new Old Russia online slot game

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Eye Motion announces new Old Russia online slot game

Elements of Russian culture can be found in the latest online slot release of Eye Motion, an online industry B2B software provider. Specializing in HTML5 branded slot games, Eye Motion has released Old Russia, a game with a strong Russian influence with plenty of ways to win along 20 pay lines. Russian Culture Experience: Eye […]

Tiny Buy-ins. Monster Guarantees

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Tiny Buy-ins. Monster Guarantees
There's nothing scary about the Monster Series! Back for its fourth instalment, the Monster Series continues to offer incredible value, guaranteeing over $3,000,000 in prize money across 144 tournaments. Two levels...Each numbered event is divided into two distinct tournament levels - Low & High - offering buy-ins from just $2.20 up to $33. There's also a range of formats for you to enjoy, including Mix-Max, PLO and 6-Max, but each tournament has one thing in common - tiny buy-ins wit[...]

Caesars Entertainment becomes first gaming-entertainment Company to sign deal with both NBA NHL team

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Caesars Entertainment becomes first gaming-entertainment Company to sign deal with both NBA NHL team
Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE) has announced a multi-year partnership with Caesars Entertainment for its Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils franchises in the NBA and NHL respectively

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Shaun Deep Crowned 2018 WSOP Player Of The Year!

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Shaun Deep Crowned 2018 WSOP Player Of The Year!
American poker pro Shaun Deep, 32, entered a lot of events at this summer's World Series of Poker and managed to win 2 bracelets, 15 cashes worth about $2.4 million (1 cash was worth $1.4 million - the biggest of his career) and earn lots of Player of The Year (POY) points! After a successful summer in Las Vegas, Deeb travelled to the Czech Republic earlier this month for the World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) at Kings Casino with hopes of accumulating further points and defend the top spot[...]