It’s hard keeping up to date with all the goings on in the online casino world. Between new releases, new promotions, evolutions in technology and gaming, regulation changes, and various other news from inside the industry, it’s hard to know where to look. Luckily, we’ve got you covered there.
In these pages, you will find the up-to-date news, giving details of all the latest happenings in the land of iGaming. All our news is detailed, while never falling into confusing industry jargon, so you can keep up with what’s occurring regardless of how much experience you have within the industry.
HACKSAW GAMING TO RELEASE NEW JACKPOT PRIZE SLOTS
Hacksaw Gaming, a Malta based software provider have announced they are to produce video slots with a new jackpot mechanic.READ
PRAGMATIC PLAY SECURES 5-YEAR DEAL FOR PEAKY BLINDERS RIGHTS
Pragmatic Play, a leading content provider have penned a 5-year deal with Endemol Shine Group to full rights to the hit TV drama series Peaky Blinders.READ
ELK STUDIOS DEBUTS HIT IT HARD SLOT GAME
Elk Studios are a leading innovator in slot development within the iGaming industry. Innovation, mathematics and creativity is apparent in their games development and no more apparent than in their latest release, Hit It hard, a 90’s, retro slot game, and the sixth instalment in Elk's 'Classic Series' of slots.READ
UKGC WARNS OPERATORS TO CHECK GAMES MEET TRANSPARENCY AND SAFETY STANDARDS
The UK Gambling Commission have issued warnings to operators stating all operators must confirm all games offered to players meet the transparency and Safety regulations imposed by the regulator.READ
BETSOFT TO SHOWCASE TWO BRAND NEW SLOT GAMES AT ICE TOTALLY GAMING 2020
Betsoft, a market leader in the development of casino content will showcase two new slot games at ICE Totally Gaming 2020, held at London’s Excel starting on 4th February 2020.READ
PLAYTECH BGT SPORTS EXTENDS SSBT PARTNERSHIP WITH BETFRED
Betfred are one of the most recognisable UK high streets betting establishments, supplying punters with live action sports betting, throughout many sporting markets. Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) have extended their partnership with Betfred to supply an additional 570 self-service betting terminals throughout their high street betting outlets which takes the total number to over 2,800 across it’s 1,700 retail outlets. The deal will run until December 2021.READ
UKGC ANNOUNCES TOTAL BAN ON CREDIT CARD GAMBLING WITHIN THE UK
Amidst a huge amount of speculation over the past year, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) have today announced a total ban in the UK of gambling with credit cards, online and offline with the exception of non-remote lotteries, in a bid to curb gambling problems within the UK market.READ
35 WILLIAM HILL BETTING SHOPS IN IRELAND ACQUIRED BY BOYLESPORTS
It was a tough year in 2019, the UKGC announced Fixed Odds Betting Terminal (FOBTS) maximum deposit to be cut from £100 to just £2 a bet. As a result, 100’s of betting shops throughout the UK and Ireland are set to close their doors with staff cuts imminent.READ
ROYAL PANDA TO QUIT UK MARKET AFTER STRICT REGULATORY PRESSURE
Royal Panda are the latest online casino brand to pull out of the UK market due to strict laws and regulations imposed by regulatory bodies.READ
NO LIMIT CITY RELEASE FIRST SLOT OF THE YEAR POISON EVE
After a successful 2019, No Limit City are on a roll in 2020 having recently released Poison Eve, an enchanting tale of magical powers and potions and a whole host of exciting features leading to wins of up to 2,000x your stake on a single spin.READ
IMMERSE YOURSELF IN TREASURES AND RICHES IN MICROGAMING’S TREASURES OF LION CITY
Submerge yourself deep in to the China seas to find Atlantis of the East, a real fallen city which lies beneath the seas of East China after a huge dam disaster.READ
MEGA MOOLAH 2019 NEW YEAR WINNER
It was back in November 2019 we last saw a winner of Microgaming’s Mega Moolah progressive slot, the lucky player landed a cool 2.7 million prize.READ
WAZDAN GOES LIVE AT GRAND CASINO, THE ONLY ONLINE CASINO ALLOWED IN HUNGARY
Wazdan is thrilled to announce its partnership with Grand Casino, Hungary, the only online casino allowed by the Hungarian Gaming Commission.READ
UK GAMBLING COMMISSION’S CHIEF EXECUTIVE NEIL MCARTHUR VISIT’S DRUGFAM
Neil McArthur, Chief Executive of the UK Gambling Commission has visited Buckinghamshire based addiction charity DrugFAM.READ
NEKTAN DELAY PUBLISHING ANNUAL ACCOUNTS DUE TO B2C SALE DISCUSSIONS
Nektan, one of the leading suppliers of premium casino content and white label casino solutions have announced the delay of it’s end of year accounts, which should be submitted by the end of the 2019.READ
NETENT REWORK CREATURES FROM THE BLACK LAGOON
NetEnt are proud to announce their latest branded slot, Creature From The Black Lagoon, a revamped version of the original release back in 2003. The slot is based on the 1954 cult classic film of the same name. Working alongside Universal, NetEnt have carefully crafted the slot game in keeping with the original film, which gained cult status amongst fans.READ
GVC REVEAL 'CASH OUT' FEATURE AT FOXY BINGO
GVC Holding’s, one of the largest operators of Bingo and Casino brands have launched an ‘industry-first’ feature where players can cash out of online bingo games.READ
THE LIMITS ARE GOOD SAFER GAMBLING CAMPAIGN IS LAUNCHED BY BGC
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) have launched a festive campaign to promote safer gambling over the Christmas period. Aimed at men between 18-34, the campaign is designed to make people think about their spending habits and time spent gambling.READ
WELSH RUGBY COACH FACES 18 MONTH BAN FOR BETTING VIOLATION
Former backs coach for the Welsh Rugby Union team, Rob Howley, has been served a ban from sports for 18 months after he placed bets on hundreds of games over a five year period.READ
PLAYTECH SHAREHOLDER REVOLT OVER CEO PAY POLICY
Playtech, a leading provider of gambling technology are at risk of a shareholder revolt over the pay increase of CEO, Mor Weizer for the second year.READ
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Obviously, there is some news that lands outside of these categories, but for the most part, they will fit into the following:
Promotions are one of the most important tools for an online casino when it comes to enticing new players. With welcome bonuses galore, and further offers for existing customers to maintain their interest, we will keep you up to date with all the latest promotions from all your favourite online casinos.
There is arguably no industry on the planet that is moving forwards as quickly as iGaming. From mobile gaming, to the move from Flash to HTML5, to the recent addition of virtual reality to the world of slot games, there is hardly a day that goes by without exciting news from inside the industry.
We will also bring you information on regulation and law changes that affect the industry, as well as the less good news that appears from time to time.
From a lucky player scooping a multi-million-dollar jackpot, to the newest technological innovation, from the latest merger, to fines and penalties for unethical practices, you’ll hear about it all here.
New games are appearing at a faster rate than ever before, and it’s hard to know you’ve stayed aware of all of them.
Whether it’s the newest blockbuster release from NetEnt, or the most recent title from a lesser known software provider, we will bring news of it here, along with a breakdown of the game and what to expect from it so you can decide if you’d like to give it a try.
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