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.
CRYSTAL PALACE WINGER ANDROS TOWNSEND ADMITS LOSING £46,000 IN ONE NIGHT GAMBLING
After battling with a gambling addiction on and off for years, Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend, blew £46,000 in one night after downloading gambling apps due to ‘boredom’.READ
MICROGAMING ARE SET TO RELEASE A DIVERSE RANGE OF GAMES THROUGHOUT DECEMBER
Market leading software developer, Microgaming, are to release three new titles this December from its network of independent studios. Pulse 8 Studios, Foxium and Just For The Win have all produced a diverse roster of games for players worldwide to enjoy.READ
STAKELOGIC RECEIVE UK GAMBLING COMMISSION LICENSE FOR IT’S GAMES PORTFOLIO
Stakelogic, a successful games developer and part of Novomatic Industries, have been granted a British license from The UK Gambling Commission, enabling them to showcase their portfolio of games to UK operators.READ
SOFTSWISS ADDS RED TIGER’S PORTFOLIO OF GAMES TO IT’S GAMES PROVIDERS LIST
SoftSwiss, a leading online auction software developer, have joined forces with successful software provider Red Tiger, adding a full catalogue of immersive, high quality games to it’s platform.READ
WAZDAN SLOT LARRY THE LEPRECHAUN WINS SLOT OF THE YEAR AT MGA
Wazdan won the Slot Game of the Year Award at the Malta Gaming Awards for their star release, Larry the Leprechaun.READ
MICROGAMING INTRODUCE ALCHEMY GAMING TO IT’S GROWING PORTFOLIO OF INDEPENDENT STUDIOS
Isle of Man based software giant, Microgaming, have introduced their latest addition to its growing portfolio of independent game builders, Alchemy Gaming.READ
SWEDISH PLAYER SCOOPS €1.4M PLAYING NETENT’S ARABIAN NIGHTS SLOT
A Swedish player at Hajper Casino (operated by ComeOn) won a life changing sum of €1.4m while playing NetEnt’s legendary Arabian Nights slot. After five Aladdin Wild symbols landed in the free spins round, the player won the jackpot.READ
ROCK LEGEND OZZY OSBOURNE RETURNS IN NETENT’S ROCK SERIES
NetEnt have bagged themselves another rock legend for their big-name, branded games series NetEnt Rocks, with the Prince Of Darkness himself Ozzy Osbourne, debuting in the latest release.READ
THE RANK GROUP EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH SAFECHARGE DIGITAL IDENTITY VERIFICATION SOLUTION
SafeCharge, a company partnered with Nuvei, has announced its ongoing partnership with one of the UK’s largest retail casino operators The Rank Group, to continue providing its Identity Manager for verifying customer identities, quickly, seamlessly and fully compliant with UK regulations.READ
BLUEPRINT INTRODUCE LATEST PUB FRUIT SERIES SLOT CARRY ON CAMPING
Leading UK Software developer, Blueprint Gaming, have a new addition to its popular, long-running Pub Fruit Series with Carry On Camping. Bringing to life the 1969 British comedy film 'Carry On Camping' featuring the great Sid James, Hattie Jacques , Joan Simms and Kenneth Williams.READ
IRON DOG STUDIOS DEVELOP FIRST MEGAWAYS SLOT
Iron Dog Studios, a subsidiary of 1x2 Network have release their first Megaways slot, Pirates Kingdom Megaways.READ
GAMING MACHINES IN THE UK WILL INCORPORATE A ‘COOLING OFF’ FEATURE
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) commitment to safer gambling was extended this as they have introduce a new ‘cooling off’ feature to gambling machines in betting shops, in a bid to raise awareness to punters who are presenting problem gambling habits.READ
PLAYTECH AND GVC TO LAUNCH LIVE CASINO STUDIO ELEVATION
Playtech, a leading software development company for the iGaming business have partnered with GVC Holdings, launching a dedicated Live Casino Studio named Elevation, to be rolled out over the next couple of months.READ
RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING WEEK 2019 BEGINS TODAY, ‘LETS TALK’
Responsible Gambling Week 2019 starts today and runs until 13th November 2019. Led by the gambling industry, it's aim is to create conversations with customers, staff and the public around gambling responsibilities and awareness.READ
GET YOUR ADRENALINE FIX WITH NETENT’S CRAZY SLOT REEL RUSH 2
It was back in 2013, NetEnt released Reel Rush, a pretty wild slot game to say the least but players loved it and came back for more. A crazy, colourful, fast-paced game, NetEnt have cranked it up a notch by introducing Reel Rush 2!READ
HSBC ANNOUNCED ON TWITTER, TRANSACTION RESTRICTIONS FOR ONLINE GAMBLING SERVICES
It was reported last week, Natwest one of the largest UK and Global banking companies are to introduce walk-in appointments for problem gamblers within their high street branches. It seems other major UK financial institutions are taking steps in the prevention of gambling related problems.READ
BOOKMAKERS SHARES TAKE A KNOCK AFTER LAWMAKERS CALL FOR MAXIMUM STAKE ON ONLINE GAMBLING PRODUCTS
MP’s have recommended the Government to reduce stakes on online gambling products along with levies and a ban on credit card payments, in a bid to reduce the risks to vulnerable gamblers.READ
MICROGAMING RELEASE THEIR FAR EASTERN INSPIRED SLOT LONG MU FORTUNES
Isle of Man based software giant Microgaming, have released Long Mu Fortunes, a beautifully designed slot with the essence of Chinese myth. The game has been designed exclusively by Fortune Factory Studios, the talented people behind hit slot game, Village People Macho Moves.READ
WILL FLUTTER FOREGO PADDYPOWER TO EASE MARKET DOMINANCE CONCERNS IN THE UK
The parent company of Paddy Power Betfair, Flutter Entertainment, are about to complete merger with Canada’s Stars Group in a Multi Billion £ deal. The Stars Group who own brands such as Sky Betting, PokerStars and Full Tilt have a huge presence in the US market.READ
LADBROKES ELUDE UKGC FINE OVER PROBLEM GAMBLER WHO STOLE £1M
Ladbrokes are to avoid a fine from UKGC for telling victims of problem gambler Tony Parente, they would only get compensation if they did not report the crime to regulators.READ
The news that you will find here falls into a variety of categories, all of which hold equal importance.
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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