Gambling News

  • 07 December 2014

    Chinese Lawmaker Believes Macau Needs to Diversify

    The Chairman of China’s Basic Law Committee Li Fei has told the media that he believes Macau’s economy is too dependent on gambling and is at risk of suffering hardship due to political events on the mainland. Speaking to the press Fei said, “One must not focus on economic growth and tax revenue alone when looking at Macau’s overall well-being, given the close connection between its economy, especially the gaming sector, and the [Chinese] mainland.

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  • 05 December 2014

    Isle of Man Responds to UK Online Gambling Tax Changes

    The head of the Isle of Man’s online gambling regulatory body has voiced his opinion on the UK’s point of consumption tax for online gambling, saying it will have little impact on businesses based on the Isle. Peter Greenhill said that most of the players using companies based in the Isle of Man are from outside of the UK, meaning that there will be little impact on the operators present.

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  • 05 December 2014

    Microgaming Releases Game of Thrones Slot

    Isle of Man based gambling software Microgaming has announced that it has launched an online slot based on the HBO hit television series Game of Thrones. The game is a 5 reel, 243 Ways to win video slot that features Free Spins, Win Multipliers, Wild Symbols, and more. Bonus features are based on the four Houses in the show, and are slightly different as a result.

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  • 27 November 2014

    Yggdrasil Gaming to Provide Games to Casino Room

    Online casino software Yggdrasil Gaming has announced that it has signed a content supply deal with operator Casino Room, and will provide its games as a result.As a result of the deal Casino Room will get all of Yggdrasil’s games, which include Winterberries, Jokerizer, Casino Zeppelin, and more.Commenting on the deal Yggdrasil Gaming CEO Fredrik Elmqvist said, “Gamification is absolutely essential in today’s online casino marketplace.

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  • 27 November 2014

    Miami Club Now Available on Mobile Devices

    Internet casino Miami Club has announced that it has developed a mobile site that makes the casino playable on smartphones and tablets.The WGS powered casino has ported over a series of their slots and table games to the mobile site, which can be played on Apple, Android, and Windows devices.

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  • 25 November 2014

    Net Entertainment Releases New Slot “Cosmic Fortune”

    Swedish online gambling software Net Entertainment has announced that it has released its newest video slot “Cosmic Fortune” into the wild. Cosmic Fortune appears to be heavily influenced on the classic arcade game “Space Invaders” and features 5 reels and 15 paylines and contains Free Spins, an Avalanche Feature, Wild Substitutions and two bonus features, one of which can allow for punters to win one of five progressive jackpots.

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  • 25 November 2014

    YouTube Begins Banning Sites Featuring Gambling Content

    Internet video site YouTube has quietly changed their terms and conditions to prohibit gambling content and has begun closing channels that offer slot related videos.Popular gaming channels on YouTube such as Latest Casino Bonuses and Gamingslots have already had their channels shuttered, with no advance notice going out to site administrators which has caused a stir on the various affiliate forums that deal with such matters.

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  • 21 November 2014

    SkillOnNet Will Add Net Ent Games

    Online gaming platform SkillOnNet has announced that it has signed a content supply deal with Net Entertainment and will now provide the Swedish developer’s games as a result.The deal is good for multiple years, and will see Net Entertainment’s gaming offerings expand SkillOnNet’s library, which also carries games from NextGen Gaming, Amaya, and WMS.

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  • 21 November 2014

    Woman Wins $207,000 Slotland Jackpot

    A woman at Slotland Casino has won a nice $207,000 jackpot when she hit the winning combination on one of the casino’s proprietary slots. The big winner’s name is Carol S., who ended up hitting the winning combination. She was playing the Treasure Island slot when she hit the progressive prize.What does a six-figure slot winner do with her winnings? Carol S. says that she plans to take a few vacations to escape the cold, and will also pay off her debt and renovate her kitchen.

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  • 19 November 2014

    Bitcoin Casino "CoinGaming" Signs Content Deal with Play'n Go

    Bitcoin internet casino platform CoinGaming has announced that it has signed a content supply deal with game developer Play’n Go, and will provide the company’s slots to its customers. CoinGaming will now have the ability to add Play’n Go’s full software suite of 70 slots, table games, and video poker games which include the latest titles such as Merry Xmas, Crazy Cows, and Pearls of India. The games will be available on the casino’s desktop and mobile platforms.

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