KED Project Continues To Unravel

Ben Hamill - September 16, 2021

If anyone thought that the now infamous Kingsway Entertainment District (KED) project was finally free of controversy, that person clearly hasn’t been paying attention. The proposed Sudbury located entertainment venture has been awa...Read More

IGT Creates Dedicated iGaming Team

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2021

When thinking of International Gaming Technology (IGT,) most tend to think of land-based venues and physical electronic gambling machines. It is, after all, IGT that created the extremely popular Wheel of Fortune console. But now, in a no...Read More

Canadian Player Turning Heads at US Open

Ben Hamill - September 10, 2021

It was with such little fanfare that Leylah Annie Fernandez entered the US Open that most didn’t think she stood much of a chance. But now after blazing through the competition it seems as if this virtually unknown tennis profession...Read More

Ontario Casinos To Require Vaccination Proof

Ben Hamill - September 09, 2021

As casinos once again open their doors in Ontario the industry is breathing a sigh of relief. However, with the world health crisis still looming, and a fourth wave of infections currently causing concern, things are about to take a drast...Read More

Rideau Carleton Officially Back In Business

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2021

It has been a long road to recovery for Canada, but now it appears as if things are officially getting back on track. At least to some extent. As Ontario enters Stage 3 of its so-called Roadmap to Reopen, many businesses are once again ac...Read More

Epic Store Beta Testing Self-Publishing Tools

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2021

The Epic Games Store, seen by most as the only real competition to Steam, is a controversial online PC game storefront, to say the least. The company has already drawn waves of animosity from the video game community for a number of reaso...Read More

Erik Seidel Achieves WSOP Legendary Status

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2021

Erik Seidel has always been a respected figure in the Poker community, even if he hasn’t been particularly outstanding for the last few years. But his incredible achievement at the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online has now th...Read More

Woodbine Enlists New Celebrity Ambassadors

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2021

Woodbine Entertainment, knowing for facilitating Canadian horse racing events, is clearly hoping to draw some attention to the anticipated Queen’s Place event. The company announced that it has enlisted the help of a few athlete cel...Read More

Special SciPlay Board Considering Takeover Bid

Ben Hamill - August 15, 2021

SciPlay is a company focused on bringing engaging social casino slots, Bingo, and Hyper-Casual games to a global audience. Last month, its one-time parent company Scientific Games, presented it with an acquisition offer. SciPlay has gone ...Read More

Van Fleet & Nemeth Sunday’s Poker Money Stars

Ben Hamill - August 11, 2021

Final table action proved on the cards for two of Poker’s online stalwarts on the weekend as both Andras “probirs” Nemeth and Jon “apestyles” Van Fleet cashed in on Sunday majors on the weekend. Last-mentione...Read More

Netflix To Enter Video Game Industry

Ben Hamill - July 24, 2021

As it stands, Netflix is already the dominant name in video streaming services. But if the latest announcements are anything to go by, the company may also soon be a big name in video games as well. Greg Peters, chief product officer and ...Read More

Porketta Bingo at the Beef N’ Bird is Back

Ben Hamill - July 22, 2021

Porketta Bingo as hosted by the Beef N’ Bird Tavern in Sudbury, Ontario, will once again be enjoyed by regulars thanks to the province reopening. The pub’s owner, Anthony Toppazzini, reports that his customers are very excited...Read More

Poker Pro Gets Jail Time For Movie Piracy

Ben Hamill - July 16, 2021

Talon White, the famed Poker player, has been sentenced to 12 months in a federal prison. This comes after he admitted to heading up operations at a subscription-based website that was responsible for streaming thousands of movies and tel...Read More

Online Bingo Chatroom Reunites Long-Lost Sisters

Ben Hamill - July 09, 2021

A pair of sisters who completely lost contact for 15 years has been reunited by chance, thanks to their shared love of Bingo. The sisters last saw each other when they were teenagers. Amanda and Melissa Paterson started chatting to each ...Read More

Landon Tice Concedes Heads-Up Challenge To Bill Perkins

Ben Hamill - July 09, 2021

Landon Tice, the up-and-coming American Poker star, has officially conceded his No Limit Hold’em Poker challenge to hedge fund manager and high stakes player Bill Perkins. On Saturday, 22-year-old Tice waved the white flag. This eve...Read More

SaskGaming Reports Huge Financial Losses

Ben Hamill - July 09, 2021

The global health crisis has taken a massive toll on yet another one of Canada’s gaming corporations. SaskGaming has reported massive financial losses for the first time in its existence. According to the firm, it lost CAD13,4 milli...Read More

$250M Bid For Playtech’s Finalto Branch

Ben Hamill - July 07, 2021

Playtech’s Finalto branch has become the centre of a brewing financial war. Hong Kong-based Gopher Investments has made a massive $250 million cash bid to purchase the financial division of the iGaming brand, which is significantly ...Read More

Stakelogic Enters Live Casino Sector

Ben Hamill - July 01, 2021

iGaming developer Stakelogic has taken bold new steps into the already competitive Live casino sector. The company has released numerous new Live dealer games, including AutoRoulette, Roulette, Blackjack, and even a selection of its own G...Read More

National Bingo Day Celebrated On June 27th

Ben Hamill - June 30, 2021

The United States takes June 27th each year to celebrate Bingo. It may seem strange that casual casino entertainment deserves an entire day for appreciation, but it should also be taken into account that this is not only one of...Read More

Daniel Negreanu Ready For WSOP

Ben Hamill - June 29, 2021

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) schedule has finally been released for the fall series! This has fans of the game in a frenzy trying to figure out how to attend the event. Las Vegas will likely find itself buzzing by September as profess...Read More

World Series of Poker Making A 2021 Comeback

Ben Hamill - June 28, 2021

Following a hiatus that has lasted more than two years, the World Series of Poker will be returning to Las Vegas in 2021. The Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas will play host to the championships which will kick off on Thursda...Read More

Las Vegas Welcomes Resorts World

Ben Hamill - June 28, 2021

On Thursday, Resorts World held its grand opening on the Las Vegas resort corridor. The event marked the first time in over 11 years that a new establishment has opened in that location. With a price tag of $4.3 billion, Resorts World La...Read More

Hellmuth Emerges Victorious From High Stakes Duel

Ben Hamill - June 26, 2021

Phil Hellmuth has once more done what he always seems to do – won a high-stakes game of Poker despite being the underdog. This marks the third time that he has beaten Daniel Negreanu and a sixth consecutive win. With the High Stakes...Read More

Drive-In Bingo Coming To Two Sudbury Locations

Ben Hamill - June 19, 2021

Players who love dabbing tickets in Greater Sudbury soon will be able to do so at two venues that bring together convenience, social distancing, and a hugely popular game. Players who join the drive-in Bingo offerings at Delta Bingo and G...Read More

Osaka Withdrawal Decision Spotlights Issues

Ben Hamill - June 04, 2021

Current tennis world No. 2 Naomi Osaka’s controversial announcement that she’s withdrawn from this year’s French Open continues to make headlines across the world. The four-time champion earlier this week announced her o...Read More

Bragg Gaming Acquires Wild Streak Gaming

Ben Hamill - June 04, 2021

Bragg Gaming group has energised its US casino games operations by acquiring premium casino content creator Wild Streak Gaming. The acquisition price of $30 million is made up of $10 million in cash, and the balance in Bragg shares to be ...Read More

The Biggest Bluff” Is Coming To Paperback

Ben Hamill - June 04, 2021

Bestselling author Maria Konnikova’s “The Biggest Bluff” is officially being launched in paperback format on June 8. And the Doctor of Psychology, who is also the author of three best-selling books, will on the date of l...Read More

Canada’s “leblond1996” Wins Spring Series #8

Ben Hamill - June 04, 2021

A Canadian player has won 888Poker’s XL Spring Series #8: $50,000 High Roller event that’s part of the premium provider’s XL Spring Series. According to a report by a prominent Poker news broadcaster, Canadian “leb...Read More

Slow Indian Summer Coming For Online Poker

Ben Hamill - May 25, 2021

With warmer weather on its way, not to mention the gradual lifting of stay-at-home orders and other restrictions to movement and socialising, this summer is quickly turning into a period of reckoning for online Poker. This is an industry ...Read More

PokerStars To Expand Content For Canadians

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2021

Canadians will soon have access to so much more content than ever before when signing up at PokerStars. The gambling giant recently announced that it will soon be launching PokerStars sports betting offerings and PokerStars Casino across ...Read More

Kyle Lowry Says Toronto Is Home To Him

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2021

Playing more NBA championships, winning more, and money: these are the things that matter to Kyle Lowry. And if he can have all these things while staying on with the Toronto Raptors, then he’ll be all the happier for it. Because To...Read More

Woman Embezzles Over a Million To Gamble

Ben Hamill - May 20, 2021

A 60-year-old woman from Temple Hill, Maryland, has admitted to having embezzled at least $1, 501,285.13 from a former employer, the Universal Ballet Foundation. According to an FBI statement from 2019, embezzler Sophia Kim stole the mone...Read More

Bingo Not To Be Messed With Senate Hears

Ben Hamill - May 20, 2021

Monday saw a possible deadlock situation emerge with regard to changes in state rules over Bingo in Florida. While Senators considered everything from the establishment of an official gaming authority governing the state to laws that woul...Read More

Poker Pros Going Crazy For Prop Bets

Ben Hamill - May 20, 2021

The world of Poker clearly has gone prop-bet mad. And while many Poker players will insist they’re nothing like the gamblers we see showing off in front of their mates with fearless bets in the movies, recent developments insinuate ...Read More

Canadians Send Cog Players For Recondition

Ben Hamill - May 20, 2021

The Montreal Canadiens have temporarily re-assigned two of their star players to the franchise’s American Hockey League Affiliate, the Laval Rocket. Forward Brendan Gallagher and netminder Carey Price have both been re-assigned to t...Read More

Dvoress Wins 1st GGPoker Super MILLION$

Ben Hamill - May 14, 2021

Canadian Daniel Dvoress has finally done it. The Poker-pro, following his May 11 rampage on the felt, can now tick off yet another major milestone: GGPoker Super MILLION$. And although certainly nothing to smirk at, the fantastic $394,852...Read More

HAGI TV Bingo Takes A Bow – But Not For Long

Ben Hamill - May 14, 2021

Is there anything more satisfying, not to mention rewarding, than to play along with televised Bingo from the comfort of home, while knowing it’s all for a phenomenally good cause? Probably not. And that’s exactly what HAGI TV...Read More

How Small Fish Led To A World Food Prize

Ben Hamill - May 14, 2021

Having smaller fish to fry isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Just ask nutrition expert Dr. Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted, who on Tuesday was named the recipient of the World Food Prize for her pioneering efforts in finding innovative ...Read More

Price Hike Makes GCGC Take-Over Likely

Ben Hamill - May 14, 2021

Following financial and asset vehicle Apollo Global Management Inc.’s concession to increase the price of its bid for purchasing Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, a takeover is beginning to look more likely than ever before. The NY...Read More

Bluff-Fest As Daniel Loses Twice To Phil

Ben Hamill - May 10, 2021

“The Poker Brat” Phil Helmuth recently pulled off yet another one up on Canadian Poker-pro Daniel Negreanu when he beat his worthy opponent to the victor’s post in Round 2 of the High Stakes dual on PokerGO. After Round ...Read More

Playtech Launches Dedicated Live Casino Studio

Ben Hamill - May 04, 2021

Leading online casino software developer Playtech has announced the launch of a brand new dedicated Live Casino studio. This studio is part of Playtech’s exclusive partnership with Sky Betting & Gaming’s own brand, Sky Veg...Read More

GGPoker Crowns Its First Ring Winners

Ben Hamill - May 04, 2021

The dust from GGPoker’s dazzling $150 million GG Spring Festival has barely settled and another nine-figure extravaganza has kicked off to keep the action going. Accompanied by an impressive $100 million in guarantees, 20 WSOP ring ...Read More

Apple Faces Epic Games In Court

Ben Hamill - May 04, 2021

After several months of hype and warring, Epic Games and Apple are finally facing each other in court. The trial, one of the most important in Apple’s history, began on Monday. Tim Cook, Apple’s big boss, will be providing evi...Read More

Patrick Pads Leonard Blows Points Whistle

Ben Hamill - May 03, 2021

Patrick “Pads” Leonard has shown himself to be a true sportsman after blowing the whistle on a points mistake that saw him mistakenly topping the PokerStars SCOOP Player of the Series leaderboard resulting from his performance...Read More

Irish Twitch Champ Wins Second SCOOP Title

Ben Hamill - April 28, 2021

Irish online Poker ace Fintan “EasyWithAces” Hand made full use of what could very well be described as the biggest virtual gaming weekend of the year when he only just beat a power outage to grab the second SCOOP title of his...Read More

eQube Announces Resignation Of Directors

Ben Hamill - April 26, 2021

Electronic Bingo systems provider eQube Gaming have announced the resignation of two of its board members. Directors Douglas Osrow and Damian Zapisocky have both resigned, the Edmonton-based eBingo giant announced on Wednesday. eQube than...Read More

WPT To Co-Launch Live NFT Marketplace

Ben Hamill - April 13, 2021

The world of digital collectables is an interesting new force to be reckoned with in the global marketplace, and the World Poker Tour has just bought in on a piece of the action. Following a link-up with decentralised video delivery netwo...Read More

PSPC PokerStars Barcelona Again Postponed

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2021

The unprecedented global health crisis has taken its toll on yet another major Poker tournament. PokerStars this week announced that this year’s PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC), played each year at the ...Read More

Kade Banks Big Sunday Million Win

Ben Hamill - March 25, 2021

Not only has Canadian Poker-pro Vanessa Kade managed to get her own back by signing with PokerStars following her misogyny fuelled fall-out with Dan Bilzerian and GGPoker, but she’s just sweetened the victory by winning the Sunday M...Read More

WPT Final Table Action Here At Long Last

Ben Hamill - March 15, 2021

Spring is finally coming – and so are the final World Poker Tour tables delayed for more than a year now due to the big global interrupt. Originally reached during the first couple of months of last year, the tables in question were...Read More

Natural8 Presents Super MILLION$ Week

Ben Hamill - March 02, 2021

Exciting news is that a right royal Poker big-money feast is coming to Natural8. In fact, Super MILLION$ week is already underway, having kicked off on February 28, and set to continue all the way through March 9. In total, the week-long ...Read More

More Men Are Enjoying Online Bingo

Ben Hamill - March 01, 2021

What’s been dubbed a seismic shift in how online Bingo is played across the UK has prompted WhichBingo to call on a complete reinvention of how online Bingo is approached on the development-end of things. According to a report recen...Read More

PokerStars To Shut Down Full Tilt Poker

Ben Hamill - February 24, 2021

PokerStars is finally pulling the plug on Full Tilt Poker. The operator giant has announced that come Feb. 25, Full Tilt’s entire database will be merged with that of the PokerStars platform, thereby discontinuing Full Tilt’s ...Read More

Daniel Negreanu To Take On Phil Hellmuth

Ben Hamill - February 23, 2021

  Those who followed the action between Doug Polk and Canadian Poker champion Daniel Negreanu will be happy to know that the hype has resulted in talk of a similar stand-off between 15-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winn...Read More

Loto-Québec In Hot Water Over Poker Glitch

Ben Hamill - February 18, 2021

A ruling by the Superior Court of Quebec late last week might spell trouble afoot for Crown corporation Loto-Québec after a technical glitch occurred on its OK POKER online platform. Between July 9, 2019 and May 18 last year, playe...Read More

Terrence Chan Upset Over Poker Bet Misunderstanding

Ben Hamill - February 15, 2021

As bets tend to come and go, not every last one can be a good one. Some leave you wondering whether the odds you’ve just wagered on might not perhaps have been too good to be true. Especially when you’re Terrence Chan, and you...Read More

Playtech Showed Resilience In Difficult 2020

Ben Hamill - January 27, 2021

Online casino software developer/supplier Playtech is a company that takes great pride in its history, achievements, and perhaps most significant of all, its resilience. Established in 1999, Playtech is a true industry stalwart, and certa...Read More

Foxium Dazzles With New Foxpot Slot

Ben Hamill - January 22, 2021

Foxium’s soon-to-be-released Foxpot slot is every high-roller’s dream. The exciting and colourful new slot recreates a virtual gameshow setting and environment – complete with action, dazzling lights, and camera. The id...Read More

Play’n GO Unveils New Lord Merlin Slot

Ben Hamill - January 20, 2021

Play’n GO certainly hit the ground running and have just released yet another beautifully crafted new online slots game. Lord Merlin and the Lady of the Lake is a 5x3 slot played across 10 paylines. It’s based on the stories a...Read More

Former OLG Chair Appointed Bragg Director

Ben Hamill - January 19, 2021

Gaming and entertainment giant Bragg Gaming Group has appointed former OLG Chair Paul Godfrey to its board of directors. Godfrey, a well-known Canadian publishing baron, has many years of experience in the world of media, gaming, and spor...Read More

Play’n GO Unveil New Miner Donkey Trouble Slot

Ben Hamill - January 12, 2021

Play’n GO re well known for creating fun, feature rich online slots with immersive storylines. Now, the brand’s latest release looks set to offer more of the same, in all the right ways. Miner Donkey Trouble is the latest in a...Read More

Coming New From Microgaming This Month

Ben Hamill - January 11, 2021

Leading iGaming giant Microgaming has an impressive selection of new slots releases planned for January 2021. The range of topics is exciting, including bounty hunting, a leprechaun detective investigator, an oversized gorilla, and wild h...Read More

iSoftBet Announces New Raging Dragons Slot

Ben Hamill - January 05, 2021

iSoftBet is clearly aiming to start off 2021 strong, already having announced their latest slot. The game is called Raging Dragons, and looks to be a great entry into the company’s portfolio. However, the title will have an exclusiv...Read More

Amazing New Slots Coming Our Way In 2021

Ben Hamill - December 31, 2020

Several big-name studio brands have released teaser previews of what online slots enthusiasts can expect in 2021. Coming from studios the likes NetEnt, Yggdrasil, Wazdan, Play’n GO, ELK, Microgaming, Scientific Games – SG Digi...Read More

Online Bingo Performs Well In Midst Of Crisis

Ben Hamill - December 25, 2020

A new study focusing on the impact of the online Bingo industry has led to some interesting results. With markets analysed spanning North America, South and Central America, the Middle East and Africa, and even Europe, Asia, the Baltics a...Read More

The Likely Future Of Online Poker In Canada

Ben Hamill - December 22, 2020

The global health crisis has turned our world and country upside down. So much so, that even as the world celebrates the successful development of a likely vaccine, it will likely be several more months before Canadians will be able to re...Read More

Microgaming Extends Support For Gordon Moody

Ben Hamill - December 22, 2020

Microgaming’s PlayItForward initiative has gone from strength to more incredible strength ever since it was first launched some 6 years ago in 2014. Since then, PlayItForward has donated over £1.8 million to community initiati...Read More

Excitement As Neymar Jr Rejoins PokerStars

Ben Hamill - December 17, 2020

He’s a world champion Olympic gold football star with a 50 million+ fanbase. But Forbes’ fourth highest paid athlete of 2020 is also a Poker fan without parallel – so much so that his dog’s named Poker! And now tha...Read More

Mega Moolah Jungle Slot Gets Exclusive Release

Ben Hamill - December 02, 2020

Casino software giant Microgaming is back with another fantastic instalment in its Mega Moolah series of progressive jackpot slots. Developed for the iGaming titan by independent studio partner Aurum Signature Studios, Jungle Mega Moolah ...Read More

Microgaming Welcomes Aurum To Network

Ben Hamill - November 29, 2020

Online casino games pioneer Microgaming’s independent game makers’ collective only continues to grow larger and more impressive. The latest new addition to the clan is specialist online video slots creators Aurum Signature Stu...Read More

Newcomer Landon Tice Wins MSPT Main Event

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2020

Sunday’s 2020 Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Venetian $1,100 Main Event saw a field of 1,123 entries spend nearly 16 hours battling it out on the felt for a whopping $201,529. The winner turned out to be 21-year-old Landon Tice from B...Read More

CMA Approves Evolution’s Buy-Over of NetEnt

Ben Hamill - November 18, 2020

Live casino gaming and entertainment giant Evolution this week received the final outstanding competition approval required for its acquisition of specialist online casino games developer and distributor NetEnt. Nearly two months after la...Read More

New Iron Bank Slot An Industry-First

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2020

Relax Gaming’s new Iron Bank online video slot – developed by the studio in collaboration with casino streaming community CasinoGrounds – is being hailed as the iGaming industry’s very first slot created from a com...Read More

Microgaming’s New deadmau5 Slot Goes Live

Ben Hamill - November 07, 2020

Leading online casino software developer Microgaming’s new deadmau5 online video slot has officially launched globally. And taking centre stage is none other than Canadian superstar DJ and electronic music master Joel Thomas Zimmerm...Read More

Microgaming Release New Tarzan® And The Jewels Of Opar™ Slot

Ben Hamill - October 26, 2020

There’s a brand new high-energy online video slot just gone live from Microgaming. Tarzan® and the Jewels of Opar™ is a 5x3-reel, 20 paylines slot developed exclusively for the industry giant by independent studio partner ...Read More

Negreanu Says He Has No Problem With VPNs

Ben Hamill - October 22, 2020

Canadian Poker whizz Daniel Negreanu says he has no problem with players making use of a VPN to hide their real physical location – just as long as they are who they say they are. The GGPoker Ambassador shared his personal views on ...Read More

NetEnt Hyped About Expanded DraftKings Deal

Ben Hamill - October 14, 2020

Top online slots and casino games developer NetEnt remains fully focused on U.S. expansion. To this end, the Stockholm-listed iGaming provider has now expanded its existing partnership with American daily fantasy sports and sports betting...Read More

Play’n GO Launch New Reactoonz 2 Slots Sequel

Ben Hamill - October 13, 2020

Only a few weeks ago Play’n GO launched the sequel to its smash-hit Jolly Roger slot, Jolly Roger 2. Now, the Växjö-headquartered developer has announced the release of yet another anticipated sequel to an equally popular ...Read More

PACOOP 2020 A Success, Next Up New Jersey

Ben Hamill - October 12, 2020

Thanks to Canadian online Poker and iGaming operator PokerStars, online Poker is thriving in regulated U.S. states such as New Jersey and Pennsylvania. With the second edition of PokerStars’ Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker...Read More

Why Elk’s Visitors Slot Is A Special Features Fest

Ben Hamill - October 09, 2020

There’s a different sort of alien visitor come to town – they mean humanity no harm but also aren’t opposed to having some fun with us while studying our species. They’re the theme of Elk Studios’ latest onli...Read More

Spearhead Unveils Wilds Of Wall Street II

Ben Hamill - October 08, 2020

Spearhead Studios’ original Wilds of Wall Street online slot was so successful that the developer has now released a sequel for the enjoyment of fans of the wildly popular game. Wilds of Wall Street II, which game was first shown at...Read More

Microgaming Release Hot New African Legends Slot

Ben Hamill - October 07, 2020

Award-winning casino games developer Microgaming, in partnership with independent studio partner Slingshot Studios, are treating online gaming enthusiasts to a true African virtual safari. The two brands have just released African Legends...Read More

AGLC Unveils Legal Online Casino Domain

Ben Hamill - October 06, 2020

On Thursday, the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission (AGLC) launched Alberta province’s first 100 per cent legal online casino. PlayAlberta.ca now offers to local players a big variety of online casino entertainment &ndas...Read More

PokerStars Announces Active Waiting List

Ben Hamill - October 06, 2020

The practise of bum hunting has long plagued online Poker. But it’s just been dealt yet another blow. PokerStars has now rolled out active waiting lists for the protection of new and recreational players typically preyed on by more ...Read More

New Rosh Immortality Cube Megaways Slot

Ben Hamill - October 05, 2020

Exciting casino games developer GameArt has launched its latest new online slot. Rosh Immortality Cube Megaways slot is a real-money slot now live and available to play. The Megaways super-boosted 6 x 7 layout makes it possible to win in...Read More

A New Feline Fury Slot Released By Play’n GO

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2020

Leading casino games developer Play’n GO has released a fun and furry new online slot that will have cat lovers positively begging for another spin of the reels. Feline Fury is a 5x3 reel online video slot featuring 20 fixed payline...Read More

Red Tiger Releases Quirky Lucky Fridays Slot

Ben Hamill - September 28, 2020

Anyone who has ever had to suffer through a challenging week at work knows the excitement of a much-deserved Friday creeping ever closer. And it’s exactly this hanging-on in anticipation that Red Tiger Gaming has managed to capture ...Read More

Pragmatic Play Launches New Star Bounty Slot

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2020

Do you frown upon small-time lootin’ water treadin’ seafarers hoping to score a quick bounty buck off unsuspecting seabound cargo-hauling victims? All because you know the true road to limitless bounty to not be hidden in the ...Read More

New Greentube 5 Line Fortune Slot

Ben Hamill - September 22, 2020

Novomatic Greentube’s newest upcoming online slot is a unique tribute to a classic casino era. Though a simple 3x3 reels and 5 fixed paylines setup, 5 Line Fortune presents the player with modern-day mechanics and exciting special f...Read More

NetEnt’s Rage Of The Seas Slot Set To Impress

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2020

NetEnt’s Rage of the Seas slot is the latest addition to the company’s incredibly diverse and highly acclaimed online gaming portfolio – and if anyone had been under the impression that pirate-themed slots had reached th...Read More

Play’n GO’s New Octopus Treasure Slot Makes a Splash

Ben Hamill - September 14, 2020

Play’n GO’s second slot planned for release during the month of September has just gone live, and it’s an exciting underwater adventure that awaits. Octopus Treasure invites players along on a maritime deep-sea-dive adv...Read More

Nolimit City Stuns With Buffalo Hunter Slot

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2020

Casino games developer giant Nolimit City’s long-awaited Buffalo Hunter slot is finally live. The new North American prairie-themed online slot game is feature-packed and certainly seems to be well worth the time the industry spent...Read More

iSoftBet’s Morgana Megaways Slot Now Live

Ben Hamill - September 08, 2020

The powerful Arthurian enchantress Morgana is the inspiration behind leading casino games developer iSoftBet’s latest new online slot release. Featuring Big Time Gaming’s popular Megaways mechanic, along with several special b...Read More

Introducing Yggdrasil’s New Jackpot Express

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2020

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PariPlay Reveal New Wild Candy Cluster Pays Slot

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2020

  PariPlay’s new Wild Candy Cluster slot is an invitation to online gaming enthusiasts to embark on a sweet and magical journey to a Candy Crush-style wonderland. Every candy lover’s dream, Wild Candy is described by th...Read More

Bragg Cites Big Expansion Driver Of Success

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2020

Toronto iGaming giant Bragg Gaming Group Inc. has released its financial results pertaining to the three months leading up to the end of June this year. A continued focus on growth as well as global diversification is according to the gr...Read More

Blueprint Gaming Release New Genie Jackpot Wishmaker Slot

Ben Hamill - September 01, 2020

Blueprint Gaming’s new Genie Jackpot Wishmaker marks the return of one of the most popular online slots characters ever created by the star developer. The official release is the beloved genie’s fourth star appearance on the ...Read More

Pragmatic Play Launch Peaky Blinders Slot

Ben Hamill - August 31, 2020

Famously described as incredibly powerful, incredibly ruthless, and incredibly well dressed, turn-of-the-century England gangsters the Peaky Blinders are the notorious criminal subculture on which Pragmatic Play’s latest big slot re...Read More

Evoplay Unveil New Raccoon Tales Slot

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2020

Online slots themed around the whiles of some cute and quirky animal critters appears to be at the order of the day. And never a team to be tailing behind, award-winning developer Evoplay Entertainment has just joined the party with their...Read More

BetOnline Announces $2.5M Online Poker Tour

Ben Hamill - August 27, 2020

Online casino operator BetOnline has announced the upcoming launch of a stunning $2.5 million guaranteed online Poker series. Scheduled to run from September 7 through September 27, the tournament will reportedly feature a phenomenal sch...Read More

NetEnt’s Hotline 2 Slot Released

Ben Hamill - August 26, 2020

  Leading casino games developer NetEnt has just released a stunning sequel to its 2018 smash-hit Hotline online video slot. Hotline 2, just like its famous criminal street-racing predecessor, is based on the epic 1980s namesake Am...Read More

Play’n GO Launch New Diamond Vortex Slot

Ben Hamill - August 24, 2020

Those with a love of scientific discovery and for appreciating how the universe works from an astrophysicist’s point of view will find an ally in Play’n GO’s new Diamond Vortex online video slot. An imaginative new crea...Read More

Red Tiger Goes Mafioso With 5 Families Slot

Ben Hamill - August 24, 2020

Online casino games giant Red Tiger Gaming has just released the variety of slot that will be remembered not only for its potential to award massive wins, but also for its old-time casino theme and interactive 1930s mafia experience. Red ...Read More

Bilzerian’s Blitzpoker Brand Live In India

Ben Hamill - August 18, 2020

Poker player and Instagram personality Dan Bilzerian’s Blitzpoker brand is officially live in India thanks to a five-year extended partnership deal between Connective Games and popular Indian operator Spartan Poker. Bilzerian&rsquo...Read More

Fireworks Game Changer By Realistic Games

Ben Hamill - August 18, 2020

Exciting news is that specialist online casino software developer Realistic Games has decided to bring out a special Game Changer edition of their popular Funsize Fireworks slot. Fireworks: Game Changer isn’t the first slot to have ...Read More

Play’n GO’s Release Slot Ode To Metal Band Saxon

Ben Hamill - August 15, 2020

They’re the 1977 English heavy metal band behind a new wave of British heavy metal music. They’ve sold more than 13 million albums the world over, and in the 1980s had an incredible 8 albums make it onto the UK Top 40 list. Th...Read More

Microgaming Makes 7 Millionaires In 7 Months

Ben Hamill - August 13, 2020

Online gaming giant Microgaming’s award-winning progressive jackpot network has done it again – this time round making casino news headlines for having created seven millionaires within the space seven months’ time. Micr...Read More

Loto-Quebec Expecting CA$300M Revenue-Loss

Ben Hamill - August 11, 2020

The unprecedented nature of a global health crisis of epic proportions certainly has played a bagful of tricks on all manners of industries the world over. And the gaming industry is, sadly, one of the industries hardest hit by the impact...Read More

Pragmatic Play Releases Aztec Gems Deluxe Slot

Ben Hamill - August 10, 2020

Leading online casino games develop Pragmatic Play has just released yet another fantastic addition to their deluxe range of online video slots. Aztec Gems Deluxe, a new-and-improved deluxe version of the developer’s 2018 creation ...Read More

Play’n GO’s New Riddle Reels Slot A Hoot

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2020

Play’n GO’s recent big slot release will have Sherlock Holmes-wannabees scrambling about feverishly for their own magnifying glass, houndstooth, and pipe – eager to solve the next big mindboggling mystery. Riddle Reels: ...Read More

Lightning Box Inks Deal With Konami Gaming

Ben Hamill - August 06, 2020

Leading iGaming and land-based slots developer Lightning Box has inked a significant new supply and distribution deal with Vegas-based Konami Gaming. Founded back in 2004, the Aussie developer, with its headquarters based in Sydney, has ...Read More

Wazdan Rearing To Go With Infinity Hero Slot

Ben Hamill - August 03, 2020

This year more than 10 years in the business of creating great quality games, Wazdan is a team of people self-professing to be “fascinated by gamers”. And the studio’s upcoming Infinity Hero slot is every bit as unique a...Read More

Daniel Negreanu Apologises For Twitch Tirade

Ben Hamill - August 02, 2020

Canadian Poker-pro and GGPoker ambassador Daniel Negreanu has issued the type of apology that leaves everyone uncomfortably aware of its non-apologetic nature. Negreanu three days after he physically threatened a commenter named Tom Estr...Read More

Pragmatic Play Release New Street Racer Slot

Ben Hamill - August 01, 2020

Star casino games developer Pragmatic Play invites players to experience an all-new side to the Vegas Strip in its latest online slot, Street Racer. Burning rubber whilst tearing down the legendary Las Vegas Strip has never seemed quite ...Read More

Rush Street Aiming To List On The NYSE

Ben Hamill - July 30, 2020

An anonymous source has leaked information about social casino and real money games developer Rush Street Interactive’s plans to become a publicly listed company on the New York Stock Exchange. And according to the same source, Rus...Read More

Play’n GO Releases Powerful Win-A-Beest Slot

Ben Hamill - July 28, 2020

A majestic and beautiful creature often overlooked despite its raw power and mighty presence, the African wildebeest, or gnu, is the star of Play’n GO’s new Win-A-Beest online slot – the developer’s second new rele...Read More

Delta Bingo To Resume Games In Sudbury

Ben Hamill - July 26, 2020

July 27th will at long last see Bingo return to Greater Sudbury, a Delta Bingo spokesperson has confirmed. Delta’s Sudbury and Val Caron venues will be among the first to resume in-person games in the Greater Sudbury regi...Read More

Microgaming’s Diamond Inferno Slot Goes Live

Ben Hamill - July 24, 2020

Teased to players as early as the beginning of last month, Microgaming has now made good on its promise and launched the newest slot developed by independent studio developer Triple Edge Studios. Diamond Inferno officially launched on Jul...Read More

Yggdrasil & AvatarUX Present WildPops Slot

Ben Hamill - July 23, 2020

Yggdrasil Gaming and studio-partner AvatarUX have released the second game to make use of the PopWins mechanism – a gamification mechanism that works on the premise of increasing the number of ways to win by replacing each single wi...Read More

All 12 WPT Online Champ Events Live-Streamed

Ben Hamill - July 22, 2020

The world of live online Poker is doing what it can to make the game as entertaining as possible to online viewers, fans, and participants. To this end, the World Poker Tour (WPT) World Online Championship, which just so happens to be und...Read More

Play’n GO Unveils New Gold Volcano Slot

Ben Hamill - July 21, 2020

It’s barely been two weeks since star online casino games developer Play’n GO released its Nyjah Huston: Skate for Gold slot, and already the developer giant is back again with yet another new stunning release. Gold Volcano i...Read More

Endorphina’s Chance Machine 100 Slot Launches

Ben Hamill - July 18, 2020

Prague-headquartered casino software developer Endorphina has just launched a new online slots creation called Chance Machine 100. Endorphina Limited is a prolific developer of premium-quality online slots and their latest title follows h...Read More

Bang Bang Games Joins YG Masters Programme

Ben Hamill - July 14, 2020

Established earlier this year, emerging young casino games development studio Bang Bang Games has selected Yggdrasil Gaming’s YG Masters program as its global partnership programme of choice. Bang Bang will be drawing on the experti...Read More

Lightning Box Stuns With Spartan Fire Slot

Ben Hamill - July 11, 2020

Spartan Fire is slots developer Lightning Box’s latest attempt at greatness, and good news is that the game is now live and available to play at all participating operators. And even better news is that players can expect to enter a...Read More

Monster Blast Slot Coming To Quickfire

Ben Hamill - July 08, 2020

Exciting news in the world of gaming this week is that Monster Blast, an all-new match-3 cluster slot, is about to go live on Microgaming’s Quickfire platform. The official Quickfire release date has been confirmed as July 20, where...Read More

NetEnt To Release Gonzo’s Quest Megaways

Ben Hamill - July 03, 2020

When big-name Swedish gaming giant NetEnt released its Gonzo’s Quest slot exactly a decade ago in 2010, the game made headlines for having been the first-ever online slot featuring cascading symbols that would, after the completion ...Read More

Evolution Gaming Launch New Crazy Time Game

Ben Hamill - July 02, 2020

Evolution Gaming must have been in a very giving mood when it created its latest gameshow-style title. Originally showcased at ICE 2020 and based on the studio’s popular Dream Catcher money wheel live gameshow concept, Crazy Time wa...Read More

David Coleman Wins WTP Online Poker Open

Ben Hamill - July 02, 2020

Online Poker may not be turning out to witness quite the online revival the industry had hoped it would, but that doesn’t mean that recent tournaments haven’t made for one heck of a ride and virtual money-making thrill. The Wo...Read More

PokerStars Announces Upgraded Home Games

Ben Hamill - June 24, 2020

Leading online gaming giant PokerStars, obviously eager to keep the online and mobile Poker momentum going, has just made several changes and upgrades to its Home Games offering. Not only has the operator upgraded Home Games so as to incl...Read More

Play’n GO Thrills With Troll Hunters 2 Slot

Ben Hamill - June 20, 2020

Award-winning casino games software developer Play’n GO would definitely have made more than just a few players’ day with the recent release of the studio’s Troll Hunters 2 slot. Many will know that the game is the seque...Read More

Microgaming Releases Stunning June Slots Lineup

Ben Hamill - June 18, 2020

Big-gun online casino software developer Microgaming has released quite the new-games lineup for June. This includes the release of more than 20 new slots developed by Microgaming’s award-winning family of partner studios. Themes he...Read More

Negreanu Willing To Bet On 2020

Ben Hamill - June 17, 2020

Canadian golden Poker boy Daniel Negreanu is obviously in no mood to have his professional career up-ended even further than what it already has. Last week Friday the star GGPoker ambassador challenged interested parties to a bet based on...Read More

Loto-Québec Faces Class Action Over Poker Glitch

Ben Hamill - June 05, 2020

Crown corporation and popular online gaming and Poker destination Loto-Québec has been confirmed as facing serious charges as well as a class-action lawsuit as a result of what appears to be a nasty technical glitch that caused unf...Read More

Relax Gaming Goes All Out With Mega Flip Slot

Ben Hamill - June 05, 2020

Leading online slots and casino games developer Relax Gaming is all about creating fresh new takes on beloved casino classics. And the developer has done exactly that yet again with the release of its brand-new Mega Flip ...Read More

Pure Canadian Gaming To Go Cashless

Ben Hamill - June 03, 2020

Contactless cash access and payments technology has been a long time coming and soon, Canadian players will be in a position to benefit from the convenient safety-first approach made possible by payment solutions developer Passport Techno...Read More

WSOP Edging Nearer Pennsylvania Online Poker Entry

Ben Hamill - June 02, 2020

The fight for the keys to the legalised online Poker kingdom in the US state of Pennsylvania is officially good and proper on. And as these things go, current one-man monopoly show PokerStars may soon have competition in the persona of th...Read More

Niantic’s Pokémon Fest To Go Virtual

Ben Hamill - May 31, 2020

The annual Fest will this year be held online instead of the usual hosting by select cities the world over. The fest previously allowed players to meet up at physical locations around the globe, which locations typically involved large p...Read More

Daniel Cates Admits To Ghosting Allegations

Ben Hamill - May 30, 2020

Daniel “Jungleman” Cates has reportedly admitted to having ghosted a (none-pro) friend’s account in a high-stakes home Poker game played around three weeks ago. This after businessman and Poker enthusiast/player Bill Per...Read More

William And Kate Play Surprise Virtual Bingo

Ben Hamill - May 27, 2020

Britain’s Prince William and wife Kate Middleton recently brought a great deal of happiness and certainly many smiles too to a group of highly surprised residents living at Cardiff’s Shire Hall Care Home. The unsuspecting resi...Read More

Belarus’s Alexgirs Wins Biggest SCOOP Event

Ben Hamill - May 27, 2020

“Alexgirs”, an online Poker champion hailing from Belarus, has just won the largest prize of the entire 2020 PokerStars (SCOOP) awarded so far. The player did this by acing the SCOOP $10,300 No-Limit Hold’em Main Event, ...Read More

Microgaming Revamps Immortal Romance™ Slot

Ben Hamill - May 25, 2020

Casino software giant sure has a knack of breathing new life into old classics. Enter Microgaming’s recently revamped adaptation of classic online casino slot Immortal Romance™. It’s been nearly a decade since the initi...Read More

MPN Says Its Final Goodbye

Ben Hamill - May 24, 2020

One of the oldest online Poker networks has dealt its final spread. The  Poker Network (MPN) on May 19, after nearly 18 years actively running, flipped the final goodnight switch. Founded in March 2003, the gaming giant’s Poker...Read More

Microgaming Reveal Trio Of Sports Slots

Ben Hamill - May 23, 2020

Online casino games colossus has gone the full Monty on an exclusive range of sports-themed titles. The gaming and entertainment giant have announced that it is ready to debut a fantastic trio of football-themed slots as early as this su...Read More

NetEnt Launch Highly-Anticipated Street Fighter II Slot

Ben Hamill - May 23, 2020

Leading casino software developer ’s new Street Fighter II: The World Warrior slot has officially gone live. The title incorporates strong and popular elements of the famous arcade game from the early 90’s. And since its NetEn...Read More

Lightning Box Is Back With New Eagle Sun Slot

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2020

We’re barely clear of a month since we saw casino games developer Lightning Box Games debut its Blown Away online slot, and the developer is back again with something new. Last week, Games confirmed in a press release that they wou...Read More

New Sky Hunters Slot from Kalamba Games

Ben Hamill - May 20, 2020

Sky Hunters is the latest to be released by the enigmatic Kalamba Games. This time around the Malta-based studio went to town on everything from creating a show of natural backdrop beauty, to crafting a game with incredible feature appea...Read More

Loto-Quebec Celebrates Birthday With New Online Games

Ben Hamill - May 18, 2020

The residents of may not enjoy all of the perks of freedom of movement at the moment, but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t a great deal of entertainment to be enjoyed online. And since Loto-Quebec is this year celebrating i...Read More

Yggdrasil Packs A Punch In New Neon Rush Splitz™ Slot

Ben Hamill - May 13, 2020

Dogged perseverance has any crisis beat and iGaming developer/distributor is a study in exactly that. The award-winning casino software developer has just released its brand-new Neon Rush Splitz™ slot, complete with built-in custom...Read More

Get Ready For The Super High Roller Bowl

Ben Hamill - May 01, 2020

There’s nothing quite like riding the wave and keeping a good thing going. Which is exactly what plans on doing following the smashing success that was the 2020 Poker Masters Online Series. The leading online gaming site has announ...Read More

Betsoft Ready For Journey To The West Slot Launch

Ben Hamill - April 29, 2020

This May 21st is a day to look forward to as it just so happens to be the date on which plans to release yet another fantastic on action-packed online video slot. Going live in may is the new Journey to the West slot and this o...Read More

Celebrating Canmore’s Unsung Bingo Hero

Ben Hamill - April 21, 2020

When unprecedented circumstances forced all of Canmore indoors for the better part of every day and night, local Bingo caller Randi Lynn Rinaldi stepped up to the challenge of trying out for an entirely new title: that of local hero. What...Read More

Golf’s Best To Play in Charity Online Poker Tournament

Ben Hamill - April 16, 2020

Now that all in-person non-essential activities have had to be put on hold until further notice, the majority of us have at our disposal quite a bit of free time. But instead of fooling around with nonsensical activities at home in a bid ...Read More

A Sneak-Peek At PokerStars’ Anti-Cheat Team

Ben Hamill - April 13, 2020

It may be argued that the majority of Poker players can reasonably be expected to be aware of the anti-cheat safeguards implemented by online operators like . And yet, thousands of transgressions are reported each year, ranging from playe...Read More

The Home of Poker Goes Quiet

Ben Hamill - April 12, 2020

Las Vegas Nevada, the once bustling and happening home of , is hardly even recognisable in its current devoid-of-all-movement state of lockdown. No one unfamiliar with Sin City would be persuaded to believe that the town that now lies des...Read More

Canadian Hits the Mega Moolah Slot’s Jackpot

Ben Hamill - April 09, 2020

Canadian dollars certainly do appear to be the luckiest currency of them all when it comes to striking it lucky with ’s progressive jackpot slot, Mega Moolah. Just a few days ago the iGaming giant revealed that the first jackpot for...Read More

Red Rake Unveils New 777 Heist Slot

Ben Hamill - April 08, 2020

It’s true that there’s nothing quite like a good old cash heist. And those who have always dreamt of nabbing a piece of fine art or a valuable artefact can now indulge in the adventure in a whole new way thanks to a new slot f...Read More

IGT Announces Covid-19 Survival Plan

Ben Hamill - April 07, 2020

The gambling industry is unfortunately not exempt from the crippling effects of and operators and business leaders all over the world are increasingly faced with having to make some very tricky and oftentimes downright heart-wrenching de...Read More

The Town Heroes Present Isolation Bingo

Ben Hamill - April 07, 2020

In times of anxiety and even self-isolation at home, sometimes all you need to keep you going is to take your mind off the new normal for just an hour. Which is exactly what Halifax-based alternative rock band The Town Heroes are doing wi...Read More

Microgaming Announces Bingo Network Shutdown

Ben Hamill - March 31, 2020

Its barely been six months since Microgaming closed its proprietary and now its about to shut down its Bingo operations too. The company has said that the decision was made on the strength of it having headed in a new direction, being th...Read More

PokerStars Crowns Richest Sunday Millions Champ

Ben Hamill - March 30, 2020

Live Poker may be off limits right now but that doesn’t mean that online Poker isn’t living an absolute heyday. Last week Sunday saw Brazilian online Poker player “AAAArthur” earn a fantastic $1,192,802 in prize mo...Read More

Megxit 2 - The Canada Edition

Ben Hamill - March 29, 2020

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, announced their departure as senior British royals in January 2020, the world dubbed the move . The play on words was clear; it’s a portmanteau of the words exit a...Read More

Pragmatic Play Unveils Wild West Gold Slot

Ben Hamill - March 29, 2020

There is a positively booming demand for fresh new online casino content right now, made all the more pressing by the global coronavirus pandemic wreaking havoc in the land-based casino industry due to national as well as global shutdowns...Read More

Olympic Games Postponed–Relief & Uncertainty

Ben Hamill - March 29, 2020

Relief. Excitement. Uncertainty. These are the seemingly confusing, but really perfectly understandable, emotions experienced by athletes all over the world following the recent (and mostly anxiously anticipated) announcement that the Tok...Read More

Safe Gambling A Focal Point For Online Bingo

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2020

Operator WhichBingo has just released its 5th Market Report and what keeps on recurring as a decidedly strong theme all throughout the report is that operators are collectively moving toward safer gambling tools as a key consu...Read More

Poker Pro Launches Covid-19 Support Group

Ben Hamill - March 26, 2020

That the Coronavirus pandemic is testing the casino industry to its absolute limits is no secret. Casinos all over Canada and the US have closed up shop amid the global pandemic. All manners of Poker tournaments have been cancelled and ca...Read More

Pragmatic Play Unveils Dance Party Slot

Ben Hamill - March 23, 2020

If there’s one party not to be missed, and especially since most of us now have a bit of extra free time on our hands, then its s new Dance Party online video slot. The gaming giant on Tuesday released information about its latest c...Read More

Dating Apps Issue Covid-19 Cautions

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2020

You know it’s bad when begin issuing warnings about, well, dating. But considering that humans will be humans, and our quest for love and finding our happily ever after doesn’t exactly go away when a global health pandemic re...Read More

New MOU Agreed To Between The MGA And FIAU

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2020

Leading global regulator the Malta Gaming Authority () has reportedly entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with security and intelligence specialist the Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit (FIAU) for the purpose of sharing da...Read More

Spaniards Get Bingo-Creative In Quarantine

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2020

Let it not ever be said that Spain’s community lacks creativity. The country may be on lockdown, with residents now only permitted to leave their homes on a have-to basis when in need of fuel or medicine or food supplies, but that ...Read More

Negreanu Says Online Poker Best For Covid-19

Ben Hamill - March 17, 2020

Canadian pro player believes that now is the time to legalise online Poker, if only as a trial-run of sorts. Negreanu a couple of days ago called on US government officials to reconsider legalising online Poker nation-wide and specifical...Read More

Nunavut Minister Stunned By Bingo Deductions

Ben Hamill - March 16, 2020

Nunavut’s family services minister, Elisapee Sheutiapik, has expressed her surprise at having discovered that winnings classify as a stream of income according to the wording contained in current legislation relating to the Income ...Read More

Apollo Bingo Ladies’ Night Goes Full Monty

Ben Hamill - March 09, 2020

On February 15th the Apollo Bingo Hall in Barrow hosted with a bit of a twist as male strippers took to the stage after the evening’s Bingo proceedings, showing “it all” Full Monty style. Needless to say, non...Read More

Evoplay Entertainment Announces New Retro Slots

Ben Hamill - February 23, 2020

Retro is big; in fact, when talking gaming and entertainment, its bigger than big – it’s positively humungous. Which is why the news that Entertainment is bringing Vegas-style retro back is of the simply fantastic variety. Ev...Read More

Sahara Las Vegas Reopens Its Poker Room

Ben Hamill - February 19, 2020

This Valentine’s Day marked a special occasion for Vegas-based enthusiasts. After 9 long years of having been closed, on February 14th the Sahara Las Vegas reopened its Poker room. The grand opening celebration is yet to ...Read More

Online Thrift Revolution Brings In The Big Bucks

Ben Hamill - February 19, 2020

Thrift has officially gone . E-commerce sites have been around for many years, but their main target market didn’t exactly regard a second-hand pair of classic sneakers or even a vintage coat to be anything close to a “main at...Read More

Lucky Bingo Numbers From Around Our World

Ben Hamill - February 18, 2020

So, you consider yourself a believer in luck. Or in lucky numbers, to be more to the point. Also, you’re a self-professed expert in where it all originates from. You love numbers, you especially love and generally, you’ve got...Read More

Pro-Poker US Candidate Andrew Yang Withdraws

Ben Hamill - February 17, 2020

To say that the withdrawal of Andrew Yang from the US presidential race is a real blow to the online Poker community is a gross understatement. Yang, the only candidate in the current presidential candidacy run vocally in favour of the le...Read More

IRS Issue Behind Bingo-Suspension In Emmett

Ben Hamill - February 13, 2020

It’s safe to assume that this January 22nd did not at all go as planned for the players who regularly frequent twice-weekly games night at Emmett’s Gem County Senior Community Center. Players made their way on over...Read More

PokerStars To Give Away 21 Platinum Passes

Ben Hamill - February 12, 2020

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Music Bingo Catches On Big Time

Ben Hamill - February 12, 2020

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NetEnt Secures Rights To Hell’s Kitchen Slot

Ben Hamill - February 07, 2020

It’s no secret: expert casino games developer is on a roll. It’s only been a matter of a couple of weeks since the Swedish developer launched its Serengeti Kings slot and already the team is onto its next big project for 2020...Read More

Tyler’s New Bingo Hall Does It For The Vets

Ben Hamill - February 06, 2020

A new community venue has come to town for the residents of Tyler and it’s all for a very good cause: supporting the nation’s veterans. January 24 saw Christian Restoration Community Women Veteran Program Bingo open its doors...Read More

NetEnt Streetfighter II Slot In The Works

Ben Hamill - February 06, 2020

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Phil Galfond Down €500k At His Own Game

Ben Hamill - February 05, 2020

Some would argue that former Poker-pro Phil Galfond had better cut his losses and run, because given his current situation of being €500,000 out of pocket at a game organised by his truly, it’s too late to quit whilst he’...Read More

Microgaming To Develop 2nd Tarzan Slot

Ben Hamill - February 04, 2020

Microgaming is without a doubt one of the most player-conscious developers on the block today. Having piloted the very first back in the days when even the internet was a hot new concept, the Isle of Man-based gaming giant has been aroun...Read More

Aspire Global Partners With Authentic Gaming

Ben Hamill - February 02, 2020

Authentic Gaming is a leading games and Live Roulette specialist developer and has just confirmed having entered into a world-wide partnership service agreement with none other than esteemed casino games platform provider, Aspire Global....Read More

Elk Gaming Releases Hit It Hard 90’s Slot

Ben Hamill - February 02, 2020

The 90’s was an era among eras, and many think back fondly of how they used to “hit it hard” on the dance floor. The good news is that thanks to the creative genius at Elk Gaming, 90’s fans can now relive exactly t...Read More

Yggdrasil Teases Splitz-Mech Temple Stacks Slot

Ben Hamill - February 02, 2020

It’s an exciting time indeed for the team at Yggdrasil Gaming. The leading developer is getting ready to launch for the very first time its new Publishing division of business at this year’s ICE London, and has just unveiled i...Read More

Yggdrasil Gaming To Launch Publishing Division

Ben Hamill - February 02, 2020

It’s almost time for ICE London and Yggdrasil Gaming is ready to launch right off the mark with a promise to customers of their being able to grab hold of the “keys to its kingdom”. What Yggdrasil is bringing to the tabl...Read More

Phil Galfond’s Challenge Kicks Off

Ben Hamill - January 28, 2020

When not too long ago started hinting at a high-stakes challenge in favour of those players willing and able to part with hands levelling out the playing field at $100 a pop, it all seemed almost too good to be true. But what with Galfon...Read More

WSOP Announces 2020 Value Menu Schedule

Ben Hamill - January 25, 2020

The has been working relentlessly and tirelessly at trying to make larger events more accessible and more affordable for players who don’t necessarily play Poker for a living. The recent announcement regarding the schedule for the ...Read More

Bingo Fan Celebrates 100th Birthday In Style

Ben Hamill - January 25, 2020

Not only did great-great-grandmother Eunice Greenwood recently celebrate her 100th birthday, but the West Yorkshire resident also boasts a pretty amazing personal record. Greenwood has been playing  for the past 45 years, ...Read More

Why Online Bingo Is Enjoying A Revival

Ben Hamill - January 25, 2020

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Greg Fossilman Raymer Wins at Heartland Poker Tour

Ben Hamill - January 24, 2020

Greg “Fossilman” Raymer is no stranger to winning multiple Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) titles. The World Series of Poker legend does after all adorn no fewer than fewer than four HPT crowns; all won during 2012, for which he al...Read More

Excitement As MSPT Heads To The Venetian Again

Ben Hamill - January 24, 2020

Not only will the Las Vegas Venetian feature as a top stop on this year’s World Series of Poker’s official tournament schedule, but the latest news is that it will this year for the fourth year in a row, and again in partnersh...Read More

Time To Show Your Moves To TikTok & Fortnite

Ben Hamill - January 24, 2020

Got TikTok and reckon yourself capable of some pretty smooth dance moves? Then be sure not to listen up because has launched a dance moves competition in collaboration with TikTok encouraging the latter’s users to show their swing ...Read More

Why We’re In Love With Bingo

Ben Hamill - January 24, 2020

It’s true; is no unsung hero. It’s a game that’s not only stood the test of time but one that’s also as versatile as it gets as far as people-centered games go. What better way to enjoy any old night of the week t...Read More

eQube Bingo Rolls Out The Tringos

Ben Hamill - January 24, 2020

Meet the Tringos! A community of characters who are no larger than a standard Bingo ball. But the Tringos do more than merely lap up the sweet tropical sun on the sandy white beaches of Bingoland because they also happen to be part of a c...Read More

Hollywood Casino Fined Over Illicit Poker Games

Ben Hamill - January 23, 2020

Pennsylvania’s Gaming Control board has confirmed having slapped local games venue Hollywood Casino with a $20,000 penalty fine. The fine was for having hosted four tournaments at Penn National Race Course in Grantville at increase...Read More

Pragmatic Play Unveils 2nd Slot For The Year

Ben Hamill - January 23, 2020

2020 is off to a phenomenal start as far as what the world of online slots is concerned. The creative juices are flowing like never before and leading developer is wasting no time pumping out brand-new online slot content at warp speed. ...Read More

Bingo And Bass A Star-Combo At Banff

Ben Hamill - January 21, 2020

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WPT Announces Venetian Stop For 2020

Ben Hamill - January 19, 2020

Big news to have recently hit Poker circuit news pages is that the legendary Venetian will this year yet again feature as a tour stop on the World Poker Tour schedule. This, said organisers at the time of the announcement, would be in ord...Read More

January Jones Badly Wanted Birthday Bingo

Ben Hamill - January 18, 2020

Not only is American actress January Jones the face and persona of popular series Mad Men’s Betty Draper, but she’s also a self-professed fan of . Playing Bingo while drinking wine, in a church basement to be exact. Jones rece...Read More

DraftKings Look Into Celeb Cheat Allegations

Ben Hamill - January 12, 2020

Sports betting giant DraftKings has officially launched in-house investigations into whether Bachelor in Paradise celebrity couple Tanner Tolbert and wife Jade Roper Tolbert had been in unfair cahoots that led to the type of unfair advant...Read More

888casino Announces New Skywind Deal

Ben Hamill - January 07, 2020

World renowned Gibraltar-based online casino giant 888casino has officially joined forces with Skywind Group, a provider of top casino content as well as a superb range of player engagement tools in multiple licensed m...Read More

Divine Fortune Slots Player Wins Big

Ben Hamill - January 07, 2020

Is there any better way to bid a year farewell than by celebrating a massive windfall? We think not, and suspect that the lucky Hollywood Casino player who won a whopping $285,285 playing NetEnt’s famous progressive ...Read More

Ontario Poker’s Land Of Big-Win Champions

Ben Hamill - January 06, 2020

Ontario native Daniel Negreanu needs no introduction. The career Poker champion tournament and cash player first discovered a love for Poker and all things hustling at the age of only 16. His early participation in tou...Read More

Scientific Games Unveils TETRIS EXTREME Slot

Ben Hamill - January 04, 2020

Scientific Games’ latest slots release, TETRIS EXTREME, is a new twist on the beloved, classic video game. Those who played it on their Gameboys in days gone by will appreciate the nostalgia factor, while the action ...Read More

Woodbine Announces 2023 Jimmy Freight Stakes

Ben Hamill - January 04, 2020

Jimmy Freight is the only millionaire son of champion racehorse Sportswriter, and was retired in late 2019 after a very illustrious career with total earnings of CA$1,457,405.00. Now the bay’s progeny will compete in a special ev...Read More

Epic Gaming Fails In The Last Decade

Ben Hamill - January 03, 2020

The last decade has been full of highs in the gaming industry, but there have also been plenty of lows. Join us as we take a look at some of the biggest gaming disappointments of the 2010s. Read More… Read More

Why The GPI POY Race Is A Tight One

Ben Hamill - January 02, 2020

If the copy error that had wrecked havoc on this year’s World Series Player of the Year winners’ list was more excitement that what was bearable, then perhaps don’t read on because the points race for 2019 is far...Read More

Realistic Games Launches 3 New Titles

Ben Hamill - December 31, 2019

The latest exciting news on the new games development front is that top casino games provider and distributor Realistic Games has added an impressive selection of 3 brand new instant-win titles to its growing portfolio...Read More

Monroe Man Charged For Rigging Bingo Games

Ben Hamill - December 29, 2019

Monroe resident John Cook, age 43, is a man with a dubious Bingo plan. But hopefully those “plans” will be off the streets for a while as Cook was recently arrested and charged with felony thievery for having rigged multiple ...Read More

Books About Poker You Need To Read

Ben Hamill - December 28, 2019

In Poker, much like life, if nothing else, you simply have to have a plan. And even though life’s “how to guide” may at times appear to be non-existent, luckily this isn’t the case with Poker. And better yet is...Read More

2019’s Biggest Slots Payouts

Ben Hamill - December 25, 2019

2019 is drawing to an end, and it has certainly been a busy year for online casinos and their players. Some truly remarkable jackpots have been won so far this year – and there are still a few weeks left, so more cou...Read More

The Great US – UK Bingo Divide

Ben Hamill - December 25, 2019

Bingo is well known in the United States and in Britain, but there are some key differences in the games. As the saying goes, these nations are “two countries divided by a common language” and the cultural distinct...Read More

Mobile Tech Making a Major Impact on Gambling

Ben Hamill - December 22, 2019

Managing weight and health, dealing with work documents, and sharing news on social media sites are now all daily activities that are possible in mobile browsers and on apps. As well as these and services for almost ev...Read More

Google To Allow Online Gambling Ads In US

Ben Hamill - December 22, 2019

Google has announced that recent updates to its gaming advertising policies in the US includes an update that will allow the 4 US states to advertise online casino games and offerings. The states included in Google’s...Read More

Why Live Dealer Casinos Are Becoming So Popular

Ben Hamill - December 21, 2019

The continued growth in popularity of live dealer casinos has been one of the biggest gaming trends in 2019. Just one example was Evolution Gaming’s reporting that its annual revenue rose by 38% to €245.4m in 2018, while the...Read More

Best Blackjack Movies To Watch This December

Ben Hamill - December 20, 2019

Is there any game of cards even vaguely comparable to Blackjack? It often features centre-stage to many a casino drama, with talk of players counting cards and being banned from ever setting foot in these here doors ag...Read More

Microgaming Unveils New Slots Throughout December

Ben Hamill - December 17, 2019

Microgaming is officially in a festive mood and to anyone whose idea of a perfect Christmas is gaming content, this holiday season is going to be nothing short of spectacular. Boredom is indeed nowhere to be found this...Read More

How PWA Tech Is Changing Mobile Casinos

Ben Hamill - December 16, 2019

If your idea of a good time is sampling your favourite brand of online casino game on the move, then you’re bound to be well acquainted with the specific variety of frustration that goes along with your pastime of ch...Read More

Play’n GO’s Hottest Online Slots Of 2019

Ben Hamill - December 15, 2019

2019 has been another year in which Play’n GO never ceased to surprise players in Canada. Every month brought another exciting online slot from the provider, so finding the best releases of the year has not been easy...Read More

2019’s Biggest Microgaming Progressive Jackpot Wins

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2019

Having paid out more than €1 billion by February this year, Microgaming’s progressive jackpot network is arguably one of the biggest and most generous in the world. The best part about it is that its reputation is ...Read More

Microgaming Increases Table Games Offering

Ben Hamill - December 13, 2019

Microgaming has had a fantastic 2019 in online slots, thanks to a host of new titles from its elite indie studio club. Now, just in time for Christmas, the award-winning provider is in the throes of expanding its table...Read More

The Best Christmas-Themed Slots

Ben Hamill - December 12, 2019

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and as you probably know, that is not always the easiest thing to do. Sooner or later, we all need a little help to get into the holiday spirit, and that is where playing the best Christm...Read More

New Quis Quis Loop Insights Deal Confirmed

Ben Hamill - December 11, 2019

There’s a stellar new partnership kid on the block and this time round it’s between Vancouver-based tech company Loop Insights Inc. and tribal gaming community specialist industry expert Quis Quis Holdings LLC. It ...Read More

The Best Microgaming Slots Of 2019

Ben Hamill - December 10, 2019

Veteran software provider Microgaming and its elite creative partners launched a truly exciting selection of online slots in 2019. The best of them are a visual feast, complete with bonus features and special effects t...Read More

3 Innovations That Advanced Online Casinos In 2019

Ben Hamill - December 09, 2019

From newly regulated markets to huge mergers, and from new site launches to new games, 2019 has been a thrilling year for the online casino industry in Canada and abroad. One of the most exciting aspects of this year i...Read More

How Big Data Is Doing It For Blackjack

Ben Hamill - December 08, 2019

We’re officially a big data generation. We communicate on more levels than ever before and across plains and barriers; or at least our devices do. Everything we do, everywhere we go, everything we touch; it all leave...Read More

Hottest Game Releases Set for 2020

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2019

Now that another gaming year to remember is practically behind us, its time once gain to start looking forward to a new year and new things. Awesome news is that some 30+ games are already in the pipeline for release i...Read More

Trustly’s Pay n Play May Be The Future of Gaming

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2019

Trustly’s Pay n Play concept may be described as somewhat of a two-edged sword, despite its immense popularity among players in regions like Denmark and Norway; Germany even. The system basically allows a player to s...Read More

Games That Made Headlines In 2019

Ben Hamill - December 06, 2019

We’re officially headed into holiday time and will soon have a bit more time to do as we please, as opposed to what we have to. And what better way to be spending time away from work and responsibilities than by play...Read More

A Brand Agreements Year To Remember for Microgaming

Ben Hamill - December 05, 2019

2019 has been quite the year for leading online casino developer Microgaming. The company not only brought us some of the best slots available online today and at a variety of regulated operators all over the world, bu...Read More

Top Canadian Online Casinos In 2019

Ben Hamill - December 05, 2019

The launch of new Canadian online casinos is among the massive changes seen in the gaming industry every year, and 2019 has been no exception. There are a staggering number of options, and so we have rounded up the bes...Read More

Remembering The Glory Days Of Online Poker

Ben Hamill - December 04, 2019

It has now been just over ten years since the day the online Poker community looked on an absolute anticipation; and in some cases, horror; as the biggest hand in online Poker was played – and won and lost. The two poles at opposite...Read More

Skrill Introduces New Cryptocurrency Service

Ben Hamill - December 02, 2019

Popular online casino and digital payments solutions provider Skrill has just rolled out its Skrill Cryptocurrency Service. The service allows players to use Bitcoin in order to purchase other forms of cryptocurrencies...Read More

DraftKings Reveals Huge Veterans Initiative

Ben Hamill - November 29, 2019

Sports betting and fantasy sports giant DraftKings has announced a massive funding initiative in support of its Tech For Heroes project. The bookie has said that for every point scored during professional football game...Read More

Microgaming Introduces Alchemy Gaming

Ben Hamill - November 29, 2019

Online casino industry leader Microgaming has added yet another independent studio partner to the developer’s already impressive assortment of creative partners. This time round, it’s a studio by the name of Alchem...Read More

Red Tiger Unveils New Dynamite Riches Slot

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2019

Renowned online slots developer Red Tiger Gaming has been at it again, and has just released an exciting new gold-mine-themed game for the win. Dynamite Riches is a right gold and riches digging adventure and features ...Read More

NetEnt Unveils Second Ozzy Osbourne Slot

Ben Hamill - November 27, 2019

NetEnt has just launched its second Ozzy Osbourne-branded slot and it’s even more impressive than the first in the series. The collaboration with the Black Sabbath lead singer allows the leading online slots developer to include ...Read More

iSoftBet Officially Opens New Malta Office

Ben Hamill - November 27, 2019

Malta is home one of the world’s most acclaimed gambling regulating authorities and now, thanks to a licence granted to top operator and games distributor iSoftBet by the MGA, the supplier was recently able to set th...Read More

Yggdrasil Launches New Aldo’s Journey Slot

Ben Hamill - November 26, 2019

Aldo is a world traveller and a merchant in search of the beauty of riches, as well as being the star of a brand-new adventure-style treasure hunt slots game launched by award-winning casino software developer Yggdrasi...Read More

Play’n GO Spreads The Cheer With Xmas Magic Slot

Ben Hamill - November 25, 2019

It’s the season of giving and leading slots developer Play’n GO certainly has come to the party in a big way this year. The developer has just released its latest slot and its one in a long line of games recently o...Read More

Play’n GO Ramps It Up With 4 New Bingo Games

Ben Hamill - November 25, 2019

Top-class slots and games creator Play’n GO obviously has its sights set firmly on impressing the Latin American market. The developer-supplier has just released a superb total of 4 brand-new online Bingo titles aimed specificall...Read More

Evolution Gaming To Expand New Jersey Studio

Ben Hamill - November 23, 2019

Live casino giant Evolution Gaming has entered the next big phase in its own journey. The company recently acquired the necessary permission from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement in order to expand its New Jersey-based liv...Read More

Microgaming Makes Summer Fun In Tiki Mania Slot

Ben Hamill - November 22, 2019

It may be snow-white cold outside, but that doesn’t mean that it necessarily must be freezing everywhere. And thanks to Microgaming’s latest slot, it’s just become a whole lot easier to allow the imagination to t...Read More

Carry On Camping Slot Released By Blueprint Gaming

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2019

Who would have thought that the cast and storyline of the 1969 classic British comedy Carry on Camping would eventually make it all the way into the plot of a slot machine? Blueprint Gaming obviously did, as the leadin...Read More

Microgaming Unveils Rising Royals Slot

Ben Hamill - November 18, 2019

With the launch of their latest slot Rising Royals, Microgaming is going all out, and it’s all thanks to the creative prowess of independent studio partner Just For The Win (JFTW). This is of course the same creative...Read More

Conor McGregor’s Joker Gambling Ad Bombs

Ben Hamill - November 16, 2019

There is finally something everyone agrees on regarding MMA superstar Conor McGregor. His Joker-themed gambling ad for Parimatch, the sports betting site from Russia, leaves a lot to be desired and fans and critics ali...Read More

GTA In-Game Casino a Success

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2019

The casino feature in Grand Theft Auto (GTA) Online has proved to be a resounding success. Newly released financial results show that GTA Online set a new record for recurrent consumer spending, with a 39% increase. Bo...Read More

New Volatile Slot Released By Microgaming

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2019

Judging by the looks of it, November and volatility get along like a house on fire at Microgaming. The leading online casino games software developer has just released its latest slot; developed exclusively by independ...Read More

Sportsbook Now Offering Betting On Trump’s Mistruths

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2019

Imagine being a man best known for being the ultimate fact-checker buster. And in no good sense of the word either, meaning that one tends to err on the side of the lie instead of the truth. If this sounds American, an...Read More

Bragg Gaming Enjoys Q3 Revenue Surge

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2019

Toronto based iGaming group Bragg Gaming have finally made public their third quarter report for 2019, covering the three-month period ending on the 30th of September. A quick look reveals that the period sa...Read More

Play’n GO Unleashes Doom Of Egypt Slot

Ben Hamill - November 13, 2019

It’s been quite some time since we’ve seen an Ancient Egypt-inspired slot hit the market.
This is a theme named by millions of players as being their ultimate favourite of all, and thanks to Play’n GO, the ga...Read More

NetEnt’s CEO Comments On Q3

Ben Hamill - November 12, 2019

That NetEnt’s Therese Hillman has one hand firmly on the pulse of the industry and the other expertly directing everyday operations is no secret. This is evident right down to the fact that not even the company’s Q...Read More

SG Corp Drives A Hard Q3 Bargain

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2019

During a time renowned to have posed new and particularly daunting challenges to many, big-time entertainment player and industry force Scientific Games Corporation has lifted the veil from its financial books for Q3 a...Read More

Netflix Not Getting Into Games Anytime Soon

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2019

Netflix isn’t planning on hopping onto the games streaming wagon anytime soon. At least not according to recent comments made by CEO Reed Hastings. Hastings commented on the general topic of streamed games, Stadia ha...Read More

Betsoft Unveils Take The Bank Online Slot

Ben Hamill - November 08, 2019

Forget about breaking the bank; Betsoft Gaming is taking the bank instead. The developer has just announced the release of its superb new Take The Bank slot, and this is going to be one for the history books for sure. ...Read More

Digitain Breathes New Life Into Sic Bo

Ben Hamill - November 05, 2019

Leading iGaming developer Digitain is breathing new life into the legendary Asian game of Sic Bo. The developer has obviously implemented every conceivable strategy to retain the classic nature of the well-loved dice g...Read More

Evolution Gaming’s Monopoly Wins EGR Game of the Year

Ben Hamill - November 04, 2019

The undisputed leader in live casino games and technology has done it again. Evolution Gaming has for the second year in a row been crowned creator of the Game of the Year at the 2019 EGR Operator Awards. What nudged t...Read More

Lightning Box Releases Respin Racer Slot

Ben Hamill - November 04, 2019

A Road Runner doppelganger is the star of Lightning Box Games’ new Respin Racer slot. It’s obvious that the game was inspired by the popular Looney Toons cartoon and character and the slot promises to provide hours...Read More

Microgaming Hits Home With Long Mu Fortunes

Ben Hamill - November 02, 2019

So enamoured are we with online casino software developers Microgaming, that despite the developer’s prolific development speeds, it nearly always feels like ages had lapsed between the release of new slots. Thanks t...Read More

Gaming Studios Not Served By Tax Credit Cuts

Ben Hamill - November 01, 2019

Provincial government’s decision to axe various tax-rebates in Alberta as part of a 4-year plan to slash the income tax rate from 12% down to 8% may seem like a good idea on paper, but this is not true for all busine...Read More

NetEnt Gets Ready To Unleash Reel Rush 2 Online Slot

Ben Hamill - November 01, 2019

November 7 is a save-the-date as it’s the release date for NetEnt’s new Reel Rush 2 slot. And yes, NetEnt may not have the most successful of track records when it comes to releasing sequels, but their latest attem...Read More

NetEnt Wows With The Wolf’s Bane Slot

Ben Hamill - October 29, 2019

There’s a brand-new slot in casino games town, and its themed around the timeless storyline of the mystical creatures of the night. Werewolves and other vampire-like creatures roam the reels of NetEnt’s new The Wol...Read More

NetEnt Reports Decreased Q3 Revenue

Ben Hamill - October 28, 2019

Volatility, thy name is NetEnt. The leader in casino games and gaming products has been riding a financial rollercoaster for years, and apparently more so than most of its global market contemporaries, when judging by ...Read More

Evolution Gaming Driven By Innovation

Ben Hamill - October 27, 2019

Live Casino specialist Evolution Gaming has dissected all of the elements of its Q3 financials and has reached the conclusion that innovation is the absolute force driving corporate and financial progress within the co...Read More

Microgaming Unveils New A Dark Matter Slot

Ben Hamill - October 25, 2019

Let it not be said that big-time casino games giant Microgaming has been resting on its laurels. The developer’s independent studio model is arguably just the best thing that could have happened to the international online casino...Read More

Stakelogic Signs Up With Big Time Gaming

Ben Hamill - October 25, 2019

We’re officially in the run-up leading to the end of the year and some pretty big partnership deals are setting the tone for 2020. The latest news is that Stakelogic has inked a deal with Big Time Gaming that will au...Read More

Evolution Gaming To Provide Live Games To Flutter

Ben Hamill - October 23, 2019

Live casino games specialist and industry leader Evolution Gaming has inked a new agreement with gaming powerhouse group Flutter Entertainment. According to the provisions of the recently concluded deal, Evolution Gami...Read More

Play’n GO Unveils New Cash Pump Online Slot

Ben Hamill - October 23, 2019

Play’n GO has released what must be its most volatile slot to date. The leading casino games developer’s new Cash Pump not only presents players with a total of four games rolled into one, but the super-powered slo...Read More

Google Set To Lift Online Casino Ad Ban

Ben Hamill - October 21, 2019

Google keeps the gate to the world of online advertising. This is no secret. And soon, as early as 2020, online casinos will be able to advertise their games and brands on the search engine in the US following a long-t...Read More

The Canadian Online Gambling Debate Continues

Ben Hamill - October 20, 2019

Canada is, and has been for quite some time, experiencing a right surge in online gambling spend. This applies to money spent on legal online Lottery games offered by crown institutions, as well as money spent offshore...Read More

Greentube’s Bat Stax Slot Arrives In Time For Halloween

Ben Hamill - October 19, 2019

If spooky and scary and bats and black cats are your idea of a good time, then be sure not to miss out on the brand new Halloween-themed slot release by top casino games developer Greentube. Bat Stax is the latest geni...Read More

Quickspin Releases New Wild Chase Slots Sequel

Ben Hamill - October 18, 2019

Fans of Quickspin’s exceptionally popular The Wild Chase slot will be happy to know that Quickspin product owner Playtech has just released a sequel to the famous game. Wild Chase: Tokyo Go is in actual fact a genius...Read More

NetEnt Launches New Asian-Themed Slot

Ben Hamill - October 16, 2019

NetEnt has been expanding its slots portfolio at a dizzying pace. And the developer appears to have identified a gap in the Asia-themed market. Its latest release is a sweet celebration of all that is sweet and decaden...Read More

Evolution Gaming & SG Corp Extend Partnership

Ben Hamill - October 15, 2019

Live casino specialist Evolution Gaming is enjoying the fruits of its labour. Elaborating further on previous joint ventures between the two parties, Evolution Gaming and Scientific Games have ended into an extended pa...Read More

NetEnt Live Partners With Anti-Fraud Specialists

Ben Hamill - October 14, 2019

Let it not be said that NetEnt isn’t going all out on the anti-fraud front. The casino games development giant has enlisted the services of an anti-fraud expert called Live Fraud Solutions in order to protect its new...Read More

Microgaming Unveils Deco Diamond Deluxe Slot

Ben Hamill - October 13, 2019

Microgaming is fully embracing the artsy and the decadently glamorous in its new Deco Diamond Deluxe slot, developed exclusively for the casino games giant by independent partner Just For The Win. The game pays homage ...Read More

IGT Invited To Join Esteemed Steering Group

Ben Hamill - October 11, 2019

The global discussion around diversity in the workplace is one that has gained unprecedented momentum. And with more and more companies declaring a commitment to the cause, the conversation is bound to be levied by eve...Read More

Booming Games Releases Colossal Fruit Smash Slot

Ben Hamill - October 10, 2019

They guys at Booming Games are the bomb. Its been only 3 weeks since the release of Aztec Palace and the team has yet again ensured its inclusion in top casino news headlines following the release of yet another a bran...Read More

NetEnt Rolls Out 1st Network Branded Casino

Ben Hamill - October 09, 2019

An unwavering commitment to operators and nearly 5 years’ worth of hard work is finally paying off, as NetEnt gets ready to roll out its very first network branded online casino to its Live Casino operator partners. ...Read More

IT’S TIME!! Second Branded Slot By Relax

Ben Hamill - October 07, 2019

The development ink is barely even dry on the digital sketchpad that brought us the very first network branded game from the ranks of Relaxed Gaming and we’re already being teased with the second release in the series. The Malta-...Read More

Red Tiger Gaming Launches Hourly Jackpots

Ben Hamill - October 07, 2019

Red Tiger Gaming has definitely done a one-up on its already impressive online casino network with the recent introduction of hourly jackpots. The developer’s proprietary network, despite only having been launched as recently a...Read More

Microgaming Unveils New Boom Pirates Slot

Ben Hamill - October 06, 2019

Microgaming has officially launched its new Boom Pirates slot, created exclusively for the casino games giant by independent games developer Foxium. The game tells the story of Captain Mary and the Jolly Roger, with he...Read More

Habanero Launches Wizards Want War! Slot

Ben Hamill - October 04, 2019

If two powerful Warlocks battling it out in a battle on the reels is your idea of fun, then be sure not to miss out on the latest slot by Habanero Systems BV. The developer has just released its new Wizards Want War! slot, and its alread...Read More

Evoplay Announces New VR Sprinkle Slot

Ben Hamill - October 04, 2019

Developers are constantly trying to decipher a different type of code; that of coming up with fresh new ideas that will keep players entertained. Evoplay Entertainment really is onto something with their brand new Sprinkle slot as the ga...Read More

NetEnt Launches Live Perfect Blackjack

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2019

NetEnt has done it again on the industry pioneer front, and this time round it will be Blackjack fans enjoying the fruits of the award-winning developer’s labour. Over the course of some recent months the iGaming bra...Read More

Stars Group & Flutter Announce Merger Talks

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2019

There is more than one way to skin a cat, or so the old (if nasty) saying goes. And The Stars Group (TSG) appears to have latched on to this particular truth, as is clear from the recent announcement that it has offici...Read More

Microgaming Signs Deal With Realistic Games

Ben Hamill - October 02, 2019

Microgaming’s award-winning signature Quickfire platform needs no introduction whatsoever. Its been hailed as industry defining and true pioneering in global gaming. Which is why the team at Realistic Games is over t...Read More

Play’n GO Launches New Demon Slot

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2019

Britain’s 1970s heavy metal music scene would never have reached the dizzying heights of popularity that it ultimately did had it not been for heavy metal band Demon. The band, who happens to still perform to this da...Read More

Skywind’s New Breed Of Retention Tools

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2019

Skywind Group, in an attempt to strengthen its existing partnerships as well as make its overall offering more alluring to potential new operator partnerships, has created and launched two brand new player engagement t...Read More

New Let’s Get Ready To Rumble Slot By Relax

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2019

Boxing was every bit as big in the 1980s as what it is today. The 80s after all gave us the famous catchphrase, “Let’s Get Ready To Rumble”.  So popular did the sing-song turn out to be that it eventually served as...Read More

Microgaming Releases Book Of Oz Slots Sequel

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2019

Those who enjoyed Microgaming’s celebrated Book of Oz slot will be happy to know that the casino games giant has just released the second chapter in the acclaimed series. Book of Oz Lock ‘N Spin was developed for M...Read More

Yggdrasil Unveils New Sahara Nights Slot

Ben Hamill - September 29, 2019

If being whisked away on a magic carpet to a land where the days are warm and the nights are cool and long, where sultans are handsome and the beauty of princesses trumped only by the splendour of a mighty desert nigh ...Read More

GiG Calls It A Day On In-House Development

Ben Hamill - September 26, 2019

Gaming Innovation Group, or GiG, has decided to pull the plug on its in-house games development studio, with the official reason provided by the service provider being that of freeing up resources; human as well as fin...Read More

Beeston Mecca Bingo Caller Has Big Dreams

Ben Hamill - September 26, 2019

Beeston Mecca Bingo caller Lawrence Williams knows that having a dream may just as well mean having a big one. Williams (32) has been calling the numbers ever since he was 18 and wants to become the best damn Bingo caller that Britain ha...Read More

Standardbred Horse Expo Returns To London

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2019

Standard horse breeding enthusiasts are yet again invited to join in on the information sessions and networking opportunities on offer at the upcoming mid-October annual London Selected Yearling Sale. The sale is expec...Read More

NetEnt Teases Upcoming The Wolf’s Night Slot

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2019

We’re yet again heading towards an exciting time of the year. The holidays, and especially the time around Halloween is prime new game development time and this year is already shaping up to be no different. NetEnt, ...Read More

Phil Galfond Offers A Word Of Money Advice

Ben Hamill - September 24, 2019

Career Poker-pro Phil Galfond knows what he’s talking about when talking bankroll management. The Poker legend recently took to social media to warn others about the dangers of poor bankroll management. According to ...Read More

Fox Bet Is Off To A Platinum Start

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2019

Fox Bet is basking in the glory of the US sports betting sun. The Stars Group / Fox Sports partnership is alive and kicking and recently launched a sportsbook in partnership with Mount Arie Casino Resort in Poconos. Bu...Read More

Microgaming Unveils Colourful Tweethearts Slot

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2019

Microgaming’s new Tweethearts slot, developed exclusively for the casino giant by independent studio partner Just For The Win, is a skyward celebration of love. The game features images of nesting lovebirds and colou...Read More

Mohegan Sun Sues Eugene Melnyk For CA$900k

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2019

Casino group Mohegan Sun wants billionaire businessman and NHL Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk to pay his dues. The Canadian billionaire had allegedly issued drafts to the Connecticut casino but when the time came ...Read More

Players GoWild For BetSoft’s Wolf Moon Rising Slot

Ben Hamill - September 19, 2019

Casino games developer BetSoft Gaming is going free and wild on the double with the release of its latest slot. Wolf Moon Rising is a celebration of rewarding slot features and the developer has gone all out to ensure ...Read More

Red Tiger Impresses With Well Of Wishes Slot

Ben Hamill - September 18, 2019

Superb content, said NetEnt, and the untapped potential for even more superb content to come, was the number 1 motivation behind the big-games corporation’s decision to acquire market rival Red Tiger Gaming, which it...Read More

Pride Of Gaming Awards Winners Revealed

Ben Hamill - September 18, 2019

CasinoBeats’ Pride of Gaming Awards are special in that they recognise those operators and developers doing their bit for the greater good and image of the industry at large. This is important as it highlights the go...Read More

Kevin Martin Retires From Streaming Poker

Ben Hamill - September 17, 2019

Kevin Martin has come a long way since his days of living it up in the Big Brother Canada house back in 2015. This was after all the same year he became one of the pioneers of Poker streaming on Twitch. But the streame...Read More

Microgaming Launches Aurora Wilds Slot

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2019

This week, we don’t only get to thank our lucky stars but also to follow them all the way to the glorious majesty of the Northern Lights. Microgaming has just released the very first title developed by its newest ind...Read More

Pragmatic Play Launches The Great Chicken Escape Slot

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2019

Masters of casino gaming entertainment Pragmatic Play have been at it again and this time round they’ve resorted to life in a chicken coop for the theme for their latest slot. The Great Chicken Escape follows the adv...Read More

Microgaming Introduces Neon Valley Studios

Ben Hamill - September 12, 2019

Innovation, choice and quality in gaming. These are the three pillars of its core strategy, says casino games giant Microgaming. And its from this desire to re-invent an innovate that was born the independent studio mo...Read More

Vegas “Service Fees” Causing Quite The Stir

Ben Hamill - September 12, 2019

Some would say that Vegas isn’t what it used to be. Whilst many may instead of hinting at money matters, actually be referring to some of the old legends having closed down in recent times, others have started to not...Read More

Evolution Gaming Granted Pennsylvanian Licence

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2019

Live casino specialist Evolution Gaming has been granted a conditional licence to operate in the US state of Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has granted a conditional Interactive Gaming Manuf...Read More

Virgin Reveals Hard Rock Design Partners

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2019

The Virgin Hotel Group has announced the names of the design companies that it plans on using for the complete overhaul of its acquired Las Vegas-based Hard Rock Casino & Hotel. In February 2020 Virgin will tempora...Read More

Atwood’s The Testaments Adapted For Screen

Ben Hamill - September 10, 2019

The sequel to Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, The Testaments, is due to be adapted for screen. Which is an incredible feat, especially since the novel has not yet been released to the general public. Penguin...Read More

Play’n GO’s Hugo’s Adventure Slot Now Live

Ben Hamill - September 09, 2019

Award-winning casino games developer Play’n GO has obviously been going about its development-business rather prolifically, as attested to by the slew of recent new slot releases. Play’n GO’s in-house development...Read More

Nintendo Opens SNES Games To Online Members

Ben Hamill - September 09, 2019

Familiarity breeds contempt. Or so at least the old saying goes. But as it turns out, not always. Games giant Nintendo has come up with rather foxy way of ushering those afraid of change into a new era. More specifical...Read More

NetEnt Impresses With Imperial Riches Slot

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2019

NetEnt demands to be heard, and its platform are its games. Best of all is that the studio has just released the latest addition its jackpot series of slots, and if first impressions are anything to go by, then the new Imperial Riches wi...Read More

Novomatic AG Comments On 68.8% Profit Loss

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2019

All is not well in Novomatic land. One has only to consider the mammoth forces that must have been at play to have brought about a 68.8% decline in profits to realise that Novomatic AG is more than just a couple of degrees off-course. Th...Read More

Fox Bet Launches In New Jersey

Ben Hamill - September 06, 2019

Popular online platform Betstars New Jersey will soon be no more. But it’s to be replaced by something bigger and much better: Fox Bet. If the name rings a strangely familiar bell than its because Fox Bet is the resu...Read More

New Pixies vs. Pirates Slot By Nolimit City

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2019

Casino software developer Nolimit City is renowned for its high-quality slot games. The developer has just released a new slot titled Pixies vs. Pirates and its every bit as impressive as all of the other stunning games to come from its ...Read More

Hard Rock Criticized Over Summer Promo

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2019

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Casino recently made a Brooklyn player’s year when she won a stunning $1 million in cash as part of the casino’s millionaire promotion. The promotion ran through August 31st a...Read More

All-In Diversity Project Launches 2nd Survey

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2019

The All-In Diversity Project has called on iGaming and casino businesses all over the world to participate in its second annual survey. The survey’s results will be used by the project to create its All-Index report....Read More

Pariplay Unveils New Viking Glory Online Slot

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2019

Not only is Pariplay’s new Viking Glory online slot the second game released in a single month, but this late August release also boasts more special bonus features than any other slot released by the Gibraltar gaming tech company....Read More

Yggdrasil Impresses With Yokozuna Clash Slot

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2019

Sumo wrestling is very much a classic cultured sport in that it is very much intertwined with and part of Japanese tradition and culture. Yggdrasil Gaming has based its recently–released Yokozuna Clash slot on th...Read More

MGA Launches New Sports Integrity Unit

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2019

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has established a new unit tasked with promoting integrity in sports and sports betting. The special sports integrity unit is a new addition to the regulator’s forte and will focus on the freeing up...Read More

Microgaming Welcomes Rootz Ltd. To The Fold

Ben Hamill - September 01, 2019

Leading casino software developer and distributor Microgaming continues to improve on its global reach. The developer enjoys the support of a rapidly expanding network of licensed operators, with the latest to have been welcomed to the f...Read More

Pro-Gamer Ninja Announces Adidas Deal

Ben Hamill - August 31, 2019

The world’s most famous professional gamer has been a busy beaver. A new book and a brand-new sponsorship deal with sport and fitness clothing and attire giant Adidas are just some of the latest developments going do...Read More

Wreck of the Titanic Falling Apart

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2019

In many ways the RMS Titanic has become entwined with a sort of global history and heritage, and if retired Dalhousie University civil engineering professor Henrietta Mann’s estimations are on the money, the ship’s...Read More

Playtech Celebrates Record Jackpot Payout

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2019

Playtech has just paid out its biggest online jackpot awarded to date to a local player. The London-listed developer’s Gladiator: Road to Rome slot was the title responsible for the landslide win, and the lucky playe...Read More

Mario Kart Tour Mobile Release Date Revealed

Ben Hamill - August 29, 2019

Buckle up your seatbelts and prepare the dogs of war because Mario Kart Tour is finally coming to Android and iOS on September 25th. The latest Nintendo release has been available in beta in a limited number of countries but b...Read More

NetEnt Launches Butterfly Staxx 2 Slot

Ben Hamill - August 29, 2019

Casino software NetEnt is expertly versed in the art of stepping it up a notch. This is yet again evident following the recent release of the newest addition to its award-winning portfolio of slot games. The new Butter...Read More

Xbox Accused of Recording Personal Conversations

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2019

Issues like performance-limiting Gamerscore caps and players no longer being able to freely buy and sell games were the least of our Xbox One problems, even though back in 2013/2014 these topics and similar were the ta...Read More

Playtech Unveils Its New Blue Wizard Slot

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2019

Playtech is all about creating epic storylines and a high-quality gaming experience. This we know. Which is why we’re excited about the fact that the studio has just launched another instalment in its famous Fire Bla...Read More

Ninja Reveals Trade Secrets In New Book

Ben Hamill - August 27, 2019

Professional gamer Tyler Blevins, better known to the gaming world as “Ninja” is more than just a pro at what he does for a living. He’s also willing to reveal some of what he considers to be the secrets of the t...Read More

Introducing IGT’s Ocean Belles Megajackpots Slot

Ben Hamill - August 27, 2019

IGT’s brand new Ocean Belles Megajackpots slot is finally out and we’re excited about the possibilities presented by the new release. The name suggests huge wins and the possibility of winning a million bucks playi...Read More

Pragmatic Play Launches Vampires vs. Wolves Slot

Ben Hamill - August 27, 2019

Masters of iGaming entertainment Pragmatic Play have just released the latest slot to be added to their already impressive portfolio of games. Vampires vs. Wolves is an elaboration on the famous battle of the ages and ...Read More

Chances Chilliwack To Get 6 New Games Tables

Ben Hamill - August 26, 2019

The B.C. community of Chilliwack may only have earned recognition in terms of being classified as a city a couple of decades ago, but there is much more to the Canadian gem than pleasant weather and a lot going on for ...Read More

Mobile Gaming Now A Billion-Dollar Industry

Ben Hamill - August 26, 2019

Its no secret by now: online gaming; mobile gaming especially; is a royal money making mint. So successfully has the industry been, in fact, that its now estimated that the global gaming market will be worth an incredi...Read More

Hastings Plot Thickens – BCLC In Hot Water

Ben Hamill - August 25, 2019

The plot has thickened and considerably so for the BCLC after the recent questionings and arrests that took place trackside at the operator’s Vancouver-based Hastings Racecourse. Attendees were shocked when members o...Read More

Synergy Blue Brings Skills Games To Vegas

Ben Hamill - August 25, 2019

There are few things in life quite as exhilarating as a good old lucky strike. The big win that comes your way when you least expect it to. And that’s part of the thrill really, luck. But it’s also true that some p...Read More

Digital Wallets 1st Choice For Online Players

Ben Hamill - August 24, 2019

Digital are the future of online payments, and especially so in the online gaming sector. This is according to a report compiled by global leaders in financial technology, FIS. What this means is that digital wallets, ...Read More

Kalamba Unveils New Caribbean Anne Slot

Ben Hamill - August 23, 2019

Fancy yourself a lover of maritime adventure and a believer in the hidden treasures of the deep? Then look no further because Kalamba Games has just released a fresh new take on the old pirate treasure hunt. Caribbean Anne is a slot all ...Read More

Sony Acquires Insomniac Games

Ben Hamill - August 23, 2019

Sony has acquired leading games developer Insomniac Games. The studio is responsible for titles like Ratchet & Clank and the recently released Marvel’s Spider Man for PS4. The studio has a long-standing relations...Read More

Blueprint Launches Super Lucky Charms Slot

Ben Hamill - August 22, 2019

The future has never before looked quite as exciting as at this moment. This is especially true if you’re fan of Blueprint Gaming’s super slot titles. The developer is well known for its offbeat style and is a lead...Read More

Microgaming Introduces Gameburger Studios

Ben Hamill - August 21, 2019

Microgaming has embarked on a true American-style development adventure and the skilled team at independent development house Gameburger Studios have been mandated to see that the job gets done. The driving force behind the inclusion of ...Read More

IGTs’s Little Green Men Nova Wilds Slot Lands

Ben Hamill - August 21, 2019

Gear up for intergalactic slots action in IGT’s latest release: Little Green Men Nova Wilds. The brand new video slot is a vibrant animated affair that is based on the antics of a group of aliens in outer space. The ...Read More

Great Canadian Looks Forward to H2 2019

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2019

Canada’s Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is poised to strive for further success after numerous reports showed revenue increases during Q2 of 2019. The company, who recently revealed its new Pickering Casino Resort development, ...Read More

Police Raid Seniors Bingo Game In Toronto

Ben Hamill - August 19, 2019

Seniors at the Scarborough Village Recreation Center in Toronto have been at it again trying to boost their Bingo winnings by going all in at a dollar too many. But this time round they were made to meet the strong muscle of justice head...Read More

Bookie Spot-On About Area 51 Event Cancellation

Ben Hamill - August 19, 2019

The possibility of meeting one’s maker in an untimely manner appears to be more than enough motivation to dissuade most people from executing a plan. And so, what with the proposed September 20 invasion of Nevada’s...Read More

Introducing Pragmatic Play’s New Hot Chilli Slot

Ben Hamill - August 19, 2019

Red-hot Oriental cuisine is at the order of the day thanks to a newly released slot from the ranks of Pragmatic Play. Hot Chilli is the latest slot to have hit the ether and its bound to spice up the action. The grid i...Read More

Yggdrasil Celebrates Nature In Untamed Wilds Slot

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2019

Yggdrasil Gaming is back with a brand new slot. Untamed Wilds is exactly as the name suggests and the game offers to players the chance to get up off their laurels and go on a superb outdoor adventure. The game is a celebration of seasons...Read More

Blueprint Launches New Genie Jackpots Slot

Ben Hamill - August 06, 2019

Classic fruit-style slots will never go out of fashion. Nothing says classic casino fun quite like the old bell and 7. Blueprint Gaming clearly intends to make the most of the real fruit casino fun thanks to the developer’s latest s...Read More

Deputy Fire Chief Also A Born Bingo Caller

Ben Hamill - July 26, 2019

Carlisle Fire & Rescue Services Deputy Fire Chief Adam Roth is a natural born Bingo caller. Roth recently did his thing at the Carlisle Fire & Rescue carnival and attendees were left looking on (and listening!) in awe as the deput...Read More

Microgaming Unveils Magic Of Sahara Slot

Ben Hamill - July 19, 2019

Dreaming of a visit to the celebration of space and raw desert heat and natural beauty that is the mighty Sahara? Then look no further, because Microgaming’s new All 41 Studio-developed Magic of Sahara slot is about to blow your Nor...Read More

Seniors Outraged About Low-Charge Games Rule

Ben Hamill - July 17, 2019

A group of regular senior Bingo and card game players from Scarborough last month made casino news headlines following their having voiced their absolute dissatisfaction after having been ordered to cease from charging entry fees to card ...Read More

NetEnt Debuts Mercy Of The Gods Slot

Ben Hamill - July 07, 2019

Ancient Egypt-themed slots. You either hate them because it’s absolutely everywhere you turn or you’re so stuck on the deity-based undercurrent that you’re hardly able to stick with any other theme for very long before r...Read More

Microgaming Launches New Village People Slot

Ben Hamill - June 28, 2019

When talking the 70’s disco music movement, one of the first bands that come to many people’s minds is The Village People. This was the kind of music that instigated crowd participation, whether it was forming the letters of t...Read More

Woodbine Brings Back Friday Twilight Racing

Ben Hamill - June 28, 2019

If you’re one of the many Thoroughbred horse racing enthusiasts to have taken to public online forums and even letters to the editor to bemoan the fact that Woodbine did away with Friday Twilight Racing, then its time to take heart,...Read More

Rory McIIroy Wins 2019 Canadian Open

Ben Hamill - June 20, 2019

Northern Ireland golfer Rory Mcllroy is the proud new recipient of the RBC Canadian Open Trophy, thanks to his stellar performance at the 2019 Canadian Open Golf Championship. Not only is Mcllroy’s name being etched ...Read More

Media Personalities Realise WSOP Dream

Ben Hamill - June 16, 2019

Prominent Poker media personalities Robbie Strazynski and Lane Anderson were fans of the game before they were industry professionals. Playing at the World Series of Poker, or WSOP, has long been a dream for both of them, and this is the ...Read More

Canada Used As An Example In Healthy Gambling

Ben Hamill - June 16, 2019

So renowned has Canada become in terms of being a country considered to have set an exemplary standard when it comes to healthy gambling practices, that Japan is now looking to emulate what Japanese officials describe as a “golden s...Read More

BC Lottery Retailers In Hot Water Over ID Checks

Ben Hamill - June 15, 2019

British Columbia has strict age-related lottery and gambling restrictions in place, but retailers are coming under fire for not enforcing them. Since 2016, the British Columbia Lottery Corporation or BCLB has issued warnings to several of...Read More

Colorado Heads Towards Legal Sports Betting

Ben Hamill - June 10, 2019

A public vote with regards to an increase in taxes is the final hurdle to be crossed for the US state of Colorado to offer fully legalised retail as well as online sports betting. Lawmakers are no doubt exhaling a sigh of relief as they ...Read More

Play 'n GO's Unveils New Game of Gladiators Slot

Ben Hamill - June 03, 2019

Leading software developer Play ‘n GO has just released its latest video slot. Titled Game of Gladiators, the new release draws inspiration from this bloody sport, which was a popular entertainment in Roman times. ...Read More

Kane Kalas Announces His WSOP Prop Bets

Ben Hamill - May 30, 2019

Prop bets. They put the wild and wacky fun into bets. And what with 50th anniversary of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) now right around the corner, we’re seeing a fair share of these popping up all over the show. If any...Read More

Wynn Resorts To Retain Massachusetts Licence

Ben Hamill - May 10, 2019

Wynn Resorts founder and former CEO Steve Wynn’s sexual misconduct shenanigans continue to haunt the company, despite the fact that the casino and entertainment group has publically denounced its founding father to the point of bann...Read More

March Madness Attracts $106M In Bets In NJ

Ben Hamill - May 05, 2019

Much like its basketball tournament’s namesake, March really was a month of madness for New Jersey’s sports betting industry. Basketball’s March Madness tournament has seen record betting figures being tallied, and the ...Read More

Pennsylvania Heads Towards Online Sports Betting

Ben Hamill - April 27, 2019

Residents of Pennsylvania will soon be able to able to place online bets on sports events; and if all goes according to plan, as soon as within the next two to three weeks. Doug Harbach, spokesperson for the Pennsylvan...Read More

PokerStars Celebrates 13 Years Of Poker

Ben Hamill - April 25, 2019

It’s not every day that one launches a tournament with a guaranteed prize pool of $10 million. That would just be looking for trouble. Unless, of course, your name is PokerStars and you’re celebrating your 13th birt...Read More

Wynn Resorts Partners With Scientific Games

Ben Hamill - April 24, 2019

Thanks to Wynn Resorts’ current Chief Executive Officer, Matt Maddox, having found to be what is referred to as “being in good standing” by the Nevada Gaming Control Board, the group has announced that it will be teaming...Read More

Spraggy Goes Bald In Reno After Losing A Bet

Ben Hamill - April 22, 2019

Prop bets: spicing things up since 19-way-back-when. A prop bet was yet again the cause of much humour and excitement when Poker pro Benjamin “Spraggy” Spragg was forced to go bald for a day thanks to having lost a bet involvi...Read More

New BC’s Money Laundering Report Released

Ben Hamill - April 20, 2019

Former Mountie Peter German’s second report on the problem of money laundering in British Columbia isn’t exactly new news to some, and BC’s obvious inability to address the issue more effectively than what it has been do...Read More

TRON Makes Online Casino Headlines

Ben Hamill - April 20, 2019

Cryptocurrencies have come a lot way since they were first introduced to the world as anonymous currencies used to pay for things on sites like Silk Road. The initial connection was a slightly controversial one, especially since the FBI c...Read More

Alaska Headed Towards Legalized Gambling

Ben Hamill - April 15, 2019

Attempts to legalize gambling in Alaska have been a long time coming. 1990 was the year that saw the first movement push for legalization, but at the time, a state-wide referendum indicated that the majority of voters; and as many as two-...Read More

Google Education Team Heads For Sudbury

Ben Hamill - April 15, 2019

According to Aaron Brindle, a spokesperson for Google Canada, at least 50% of Canadian businesses do not have an online presence. Many estimate this figure to be even higher and 50% to be a conservative estimation. Gro...Read More

WSOP’s Online Circuit A Landslide Success

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2019

This past Sunday, it was a wrap for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online Circuit as it concluded its last $525 Main Event. This past tournament was the only the second of its kind, what with having been an online tournament circuit, an...Read More

No Bets On The Sports Betting Ballot In California

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2019

Californian tribal casino operators are quickly becoming sports betting’s most notorious enemy in the state. The state is a complicated playing field not just in as far as it relates to betting on professional sports...Read More

Koon Kicks Ivey Off The Top 10 List

Ben Hamill - March 15, 2019

As if being forced, admittedly all of one’s one doing, to resort to playing low-budget Poker and having your name stripped from one of the most esteemed Poker rooms in Vegas isn’t bad enough, Poker’s disgraced golden boy...Read More

West Virginia Lawmakers Pushing HB 2178

Ben Hamill - January 15, 2019

Legislators of the state of West Virginia have renewed their attempts to try and have online gambling legalized on local soil. They have failed to achieve this goal despite constant attempts over the past few years – but that hasn&r...Read More

Snyder Scraps Online Poker, Gaming Bill

Ben Hamill - January 04, 2019

In a move that has shocked industry experts, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has scrapped a bill that would have legalized online poker – and online gaming in general – in the American state. Just days before leaving office for...Read More

Why Britain’s Bingo Industry is Still Thriving

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2018

Despite the closure of more than a few of its land-based halls, Britain’s bingo industry is actually doing as well as ever. In fact, according to recent statistics featured in a Mirror Online article, the game has now surpassed the...Read More

Tara Reid Sues Producers over Sharknado Slot

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2018

Tara Reid, the Hollywood actress who features in The Big Lebowski, American Pie, and the B-list cult classic Sharknado, is reportedly suing the producer of the latter film for $100 million. Reid filed a suit against Asylum Entertainment ...Read More

Largest Ever Powerball Win Breaks Records

Ben Hamill - November 18, 2018

Last month, the largest lottery jackpot in New York State’s history was struck. A retired government employee from Harlem stepped forward a few weeks ago to claim his windfall – an unbelievable Powerball jackpot prize of $343....Read More

The Best Poker Players in Canada

Ben Hamill - November 02, 2018

Canada has produced many top-class Poker players over the years, including Tim Andrew from British Columbia who nabbed the country it very first WSOP bracelet for 2018. As well as being a popular destination for US players, Canada has chu...Read More

LeoVegas Fights Italian Advert Ban

Ben Hamill - October 19, 2018

Mobile gaming giant LeoVegas has taken a stand against Italy’s strict new ban on gambling advertisements. The operator has now submitted an official complaint to the European Union about the so-called &lsquo...Read More

Canadians Scoop $800k at WCOOP Tourneys

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2018

Fans of already know that in September, the iconic World Championship of Online Poker (or WCOOP) swings around. Players are offered a chance to scoop humongous guarantees and ultimate gaming glory while battling it out a...Read More

ELK Studios Adds Joker Gems to Library

Ben Hamill - September 24, 2018

ELK Studios is always on the ball when it comes to fresh new game releases, and its latest slot is no exception. Joker Gems is a delightful addition to the studio’s growing portfolio, boasting fantast...Read More

Fiery Wins in Playson’s Phoenix Fire Slot

Ben Hamill - September 21, 2018

Playson’s newest online slot focuses on the majesty and magic of the phoenix – a bird that traditionally bursts into flames and rises from the ashes to live an eternal life. Now, the mythical creature has been immortalized even ...Read More

German-Style Slots Adventure in Wunderfest Deluxe

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2018

Premium online gaming software developer Booming Games has opted to take players on a fun-filled trip to Germany with its latest release, Wunderfest Deluxe. The brand new slot has been released to Booming casino partners’ sites just w...Read More

Microgaming to Release Village People Slot

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2018

In the latest news to come out of Microgaming’s professional studios, the iconic software developer has now finalized an exclusive new licensing deal with ITV Studios Global Entertainment. The culmination of this agreement? A brand ne...Read More

Play ‘n GO Brings Street Magic to Slots

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2018

In the most recent move from , the company has aimed to bring back some old-fashioned magic into the world of online slots. The developer’s latest creation is appropriately called Street Magic, and aims to magically fill players&rsquo...Read More

Heads Up Hold’em Live at Playtech Casinos

Ben Hamill - September 03, 2018

A fresh new poker title has arrived on the iGaming scene, showcasing developer Playtech’s talents in a fun and modern format. Heads Up Hold’em is the supplier’s latest creation, which offers some awesome real money and f...Read More

Heed the Call of the Valkyries In a New Slots Game

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2018

Premium iGaming software developer Playtech invites you to join a group of legendary Valkyries on their quest to travel to Valhalla and be rewarded with riches beyond your wildest dreams. The developer’s brand new slot focuses heavily...Read More

Why I Choose to Play at an Online Casino

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2016

Online casinos first became available around 2000, many years after casino gambling had been established in Las Vegas, then Atlantic City, and then on Native American land. Now land-based casinos are common pretty much everywhere and ther...Read More

Trump - Good or Bad for Online Gambling?

Ben Hamill - November 22, 2016

Now that Donald Trump has been elected President of the United States, many US citizens are questioning whether he will work toward ending the illegality of online gambling in most US states. Those who wax optimistic say that Trump owned ...Read More

Slots Features

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2016

Playing slots is one of the most popular casino activities in land-based and online casinos throughout the world. The slots offer a combination of luck-based gaming entertainment, both high-stakes and low-stakes betting options and real m...Read More

Three Reel Slots or Five Reel Slots?

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2016

If you’re a newcomer to slots gaming you may be wondering about your choices for slot machine entertainment. The industry today has developed to the point that slots aficionados have hundreds of options that range from simple fruit ...Read More

Fruit Machines

Ben Hamill - November 17, 2016

When you enter the casino slots room you might find “fruit machine games” as one of the slots alternatives. Some players specifically search for fruit slots which they find to be easier to play and offer a more well-rounded sl...Read More

Discover the Wonderful World of Poker

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2016

Poker has been played in smoke-filled rooms from time immemorial.  Many gamers play poker at land-based casinos and many play online.  At a land-based casino you can play video poker or you can sit down and play poker with real ...Read More

How to Win at Roulette

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2015

Every casino has its own specialty. Some specialize in sports betting while others have an extensive table games arena. In some casinos, card games are a highlight with poker rooms that are open 24/7 and multiple poker tournaments and pro...Read More