Skill Games

  • 26 March 2009

    Backgammon to be Launched by Jadestone and Key Partners

    Ok all you backgammon lovers; this is what you have all been waiting for!! Jadestone which is a leading developer of fully managed online game solutions will soon be launching a Backgammon network. March 25, 2009 (Stockholm, Sweden) – Jadestone Networks, the Nordic based owner and operator of multiplayer gaming networks GamArena and DiceArena, announced today that partners bwin, NordicBet and Paf are first in line to welcome players to its soon to be launched Backgammon network.

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  • 12 March 2009

    What is a skill game?

    My dad was a degenerate gambler. The one thing he taught me was to bet on myself. If you think about it, if you bet on yourself, you only have yourself to blame.My game of choice is poker. I bet on myself. At first I lost but I needed to prove myself. I thought that was an easy task, but not now. I didn’t think others would be in the same position as me. When I took it easy, I lost. When I worked at it, I broke even. When I worked harder I started winning. That is a skill game to me!

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  • 27 February 2009

    American Mahjong

    Mahjong is a game of skill. It is a Chinese game that takes four players. In general the game is similar to all the other forms of mahjong. But the scoring and game pieces are slightly different. The object of the game is to build tile sets, while trying to get the highest point value. Each player picks and discards tiles until a full set of combination’s has been made. A Mahjong set has 136 tiles, with four of each kind. They have three suits that goes from one to nine.

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  • 17 February 2009

    Jadestone’s GamArena Recieves eCOGRA Certification

    To be certified by eCOGRA is an honor for any site. They make sure all their standards are met before certifying a web site. So when you see their stamp, you know the place you are at is a fair and honest place to be.Press Release:February 17, 2009 (Stockholm, Sweden) – Jadestone Networks, the Nordic based online games owner and operator, today announced that its GamArena skill games offering has been certified to be compliant with EGBA’s standards applicable to software suppliers.

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  • 18 January 2009

    First Cash Skill Games In Italy by Jadestone's GamRarena

     Skill game lovers, you can now play for cash. So test your skill and have fun doing so. January 14, 2009 (Stockholm, Sweden) – Jadestone Networks, the Nordic based online games owner and operator, today announced that its GamArena skill games – available through bwin Italy – are the first cash skill games to be legally offered in the Italian market.

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  • 03 December 2008

    Multiplayer Games Launched by Netlog and Jadestone

    With Jadestone being a leader in development of fully managed online games including the well known GamArena skill game network, and Netlog being the leader in social networking in Europe with a 35 million player base, this will be great for everyone who loves multiplayer skill games.

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  • 16 September 2008

    Badugi Poker - The Bluffers Game

    I played Badugi a couple of years ago and got hooked on the game. It can be loosely described as poker, occasionally referred to as Asian Poker. It’s a game of nerve. Bluffing is a big factor. It’s fairly easy  to pick up, but the game has so many interesting approaches to it. If you have played razz or 5 card draw, I’m sure you will enjoy this refreshing new game. Badugi is a 4 card poker game, offered online at Carbon Poker, so also available to US players.

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  • 19 August 2008

    Cantor Casino launches interactive Statjack™

    As a keen blackjack player, I know the game can be beaten. Blackjack is all about hedging your bets. Ignore all the get rich quick schemes, the Martingale strategy, etc. If you want to learn how to become a productive poker player, I advise you to take a look at Statjack™. Statjack™ was launched today. It originates from London, England. The home of English comedian Harry Enfield, made famous for his quote “Loadsamoney”.

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  • 26 June 2008

    RummyRoyal Kicks Off Euro 2008 Final with World’s Biggest Kalooki Tournament

    RummyRoyal is celebrating football mania! On Saturday, June 28, will raise the stakes and kick off the Euro 2008 Final with its BIGGEST Kalooki tournament yet. The site is giving football fans a chance to win $4000 and participate in one of the most exciting tournaments of 2008. Nicosia, Cyprus (PRWEB) June 25, 2008 – This weekend, football won’t be the only game generating a buzz throughout Europe. On June 28 at 15:00 ET, RummyRoyal (www.rummyroyal.

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  • 03 June 2008

    Alderney Awarded License to Leading Skill Game Network

    With skill games becoming more and more popular, this is good news for GameAccount. It means more people that count are recognizing the importance of skill games. LONDON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ — GameAccount, a leading software developerand supplier to the regulated online gaming industry has been awarded anAssociate Certificate by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission.

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