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Yggdrasil Releases New Slot Draglings

December 18th, 2014 by p84572rtw
Malta based internet gambling software Yggdrasil Gaming has announced the release of their newest video slot “Draglings”, which is now live at casinos offering the developer’s games. Draglings is a 5 reel, 20 payline game that pays out left to right and right to left. The Mystical theme is supplanted with bonus features such as Free Spins, Expanding Wilds, Spreading Wilds, Special Wilds, and Traditional Wilds. Commenting on the game’s release Yggdrasil Gaming CEO Fredrik Elmqvist said, Read more [...]

Russian Government Cracks Down on Gambling

December 18th, 2014 by p84572rtw
The Russian parliament has decided to begin cracking down more on illegal gambling in the country, instituting severe punishments on establishments that offer illegal bets. To date the country has mainly focused on busting up large operations, but the country’s government has recently passed a law which will penalize online and mobile operators for conducting illicit gaming activities. Fines can range up to 1 million roubles and carry a prison sentence of up to 2 years. Gambling in Russia Read more [...]

DDos Attack Postpones America’s Cardroom Tournament

December 18th, 2014 by p84572rtw
An attack by a hacker group disrupted an America’s Cardroom poker tournament this week, causing the company to cancel its Winning Millions tournament until February. The issues arose when hackers deployed a Distributed Denial of Service attack on America’s Cardroom, which flooded the site with false traffic, taking the tournament offline in the process. America’s Cardroom said that the attacks left them unable to provide players with a stable and fair experience, and thus made the decision Read more [...]

Vera&John Leaves Canada

December 16th, 2014 by p84572rtw
Internet casino Vera&John has announced that it is leaving the Canadian betting market with immediate effect, surprising the players and affiliates who supported the casino. The announcement was made in an email to players and affiliates, notifying them of the closure but reassuring them that all money owed will be paid in full. The casino is leaving the market because of a recent purchase of the site by Canadian betting firm Intertain, who will now focus the faster-growing Nordic betting Read more [...]

Gambling Addict Has 440,000 Euro Debt Wiped Out

December 13th, 2014 by p84572rtw
A habitual problem gambler has won a court case in Austria against developer Novomatic, which will see his 440,000 Euro debt to the gaming company wiped out. The gambler won the case after a psychiatric evaluation revealed that the man had a gambling problem, and that his weakness was exploited by Novomatic placing slot machines outside of actual gambling establishments. The gambler had racked up debts of 800,000 Euros in the past, although the win will undoutedly wipe out a good portion Read more [...]

SkillOnNet Adds Evolution Live Games

December 13th, 2014 by p84572rtw
Internet gambling platform company SkillOnNet has announced that it has signed a deal with Live Dealer developer Evolution Gaming, and will offer their games as a result. As a result of the deal Evolution's Live Dealer games will be available as an option for SkillOnNet's clients to choose for their betting games. All of Evolution's games are included in the deal. Commenting on the agreement SkillOnNet Spokesman Andy Andrew said, ?Unlike some casino operators and providers we really value live Read more [...]

Net Entertainment’s The Invisble Man Slot Goes Live

December 13th, 2014 by p84572rtw

Months after it teased its The Invisible Man slot, Net Entertainment has released the game to its casino partners.

The 5 reel game is based on the Universal monster movie from 1933, and sees punters testing their luck on the 20 paylines. Features in the game include Free Spins, Wilds, Re-Spins, and two bonus rounds “Griffin’s Rage” and “Police Spins”.

Players looking to test the game can do so at any casino offering Net Entertainment’s gaming library.

Restoration of America’s Wire Act Fails in Congress

December 13th, 2014 by p84572rtw

US politicians have declined to attach the Restoration of America’s Wire Act to the CRomnibus spending bill, which will be used to fund the government next year.

There had been widespread speculation that House Republicans would attach the bill in an attempt to appease gambling magnate Sheldon Adelson, who donated heavily to their campaigns this year. Fortunately, that speculation turned out to be false, and it appears that the RAWA will not be discussed until next year at the earliest.

Microgaming Teases Upcoming Slot “Gung Pow”

December 13th, 2014 by p84572rtw
Internet gambling software company Microgaming has announced that they will be releasing a new slot next month called "Gun Pow", which features a Chinese New Year theme. Gung Pow is a 5 reel, 243 Ways to Win video slot that includes Free Spins, Wild Symbols, and wins of up to 90,000 credits. The game is slated for release in January, but Microgaming have released a video preview for the game on their YouTube website: Read more [...]

Casino Saga Adds Play’n GO Games

December 10th, 2014 by p84572rtw
Interactive online betting site Casino Saga has announced that it has signed a content supply deal with gambling software developer Play’n GO, and will offer their games as a result. Casino Saga is a Malta licensed online casino that includes RPG elements and leveling systems, and will add Play’n GO games to its library. Games making the transition include Gemix, Crazy Cows, Golden Ticket, and more. Commenting on the agreement Casino Saga CEO Georg Westin said, “Play’n GO has proven Read more [...]