How eSports Are Teaching Us Corporate Skills

Ben Hamill - February 19, 2021

eSports may well have emerged the perfect antidote to lag and fatigue in the workplace. So claims a company by the name of Corporate eSports Association (CEA). The company describes itself to be a modern-day twist to the traditional corp...Read More

Gaming Industry Trends in 2020 And Beyond

Ben Hamill - December 19, 2019

Emerging new technologies and changing consumer habits are effectively changing the way we do business. And if any one aspect of the way in which we “should be doing business” stood out at the recent EY Growth Summ...Read More

Sony & Microsoft Enforce Loot Box Changes

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2019

The loot box controversy has been raging on for what feels like years and years. And those governments who have been tirelessly trying to make sense of it all and also limit the effects of loot boxes in terms of a possible gambling-relat...Read More

Why Crypto May Just End Up Saving The Game

Ben Hamill - July 07, 2019

The global gaming industry has been stuck dead centre in the micro-transaction war for what literally feels like ages. There’s an anti-gaming, anti-spending, anti-everything activist around every corner and not a single element of i...Read More

Canada Shines At This Year’s E3 Conference

Ben Hamill - July 03, 2019

With another E3 video games conference now successfully done and dusted, it’s interesting to look back on who this year’s big game-changers were. With so much focus every year being placed on what the big games corporations li...Read More

Hard Rock Announces Guitar Tower Opening Date

Ben Hamill - July 03, 2019

Florida’s local gaming industry is about to receive a major boost as the Seminole Tribe of Florida gets ready for the official re-openings of its Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Seminole Hard Rock & Casino Hollyw...Read More

Global Gambling Sector Worth $565bn By 2022

Ben Hamill - June 24, 2019

The worldwide gambling industry is bigger than big and according to a recent report that was issued following a market survey; it’s expected to burst from its seams by 2022. The “Gambling: Global Market Opportunities & Str...Read More

Video Games Worth $300 Billion By 2025

Ben Hamill - May 10, 2019

According to a recent report by GlobalData, the video games industry could very well be worth a stellar $300 billion industry by as early as 2025, mostly thanks to the rise of mobile games and cloud streaming services. Virtual Reality tec...Read More

Microgaming Teams Up With Realistic Games

Ben Hamill - April 24, 2019

If only a single brand is going to be latched onto, then let that brand be Microgaming. It’s a small but significant secret to success in the iGaming industry, with Microgaming being one of the most recognised brands in the industry...Read More

CGA Launches New Gaming-Related Initiative

Ben Hamill - December 31, 2018

The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) has revealed its plans to launch a fresh new education and credential-revealing initiative by the name of ‘Get To Know Gaming Canada’. The goal of the program is to highlight the numerous,...Read More

SG Corp’s Gavin Isaacs Resigns

Ben Hamill - December 23, 2018

Some changes appear to be headed in the direction of Scientific Games Corporation’s internal management structure. Vice Chairman Gavin Isaacs has reportedly decided to step down from his position, as well as to relinquish his seat o...Read More

iGaming Fraud Solution Headed For ICE London

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2018

We’re all, each and every one of us, very much at risk of falling prey to fraudsters and their unsavoury activities, especially in the age of the Internet, when most of us leave some form of a digital footprint out there. Online cas...Read More

Gold Horse Casino Set Open Its Doors

Ben Hamill - December 11, 2018

Lloydminster is well on its way towards becoming home to a stellar new casino development. The CA$20 million construction of the long-anticipated Gold Horse Casino has been confirmed as now being in its final stages and may very well be c...Read More

St. Clair College Ventures into eSports

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2018

This month, St. Clair College made international headlines by revealing its new eSports administration and entrepreneurship program to the world. The aim of the scheme is to build on the success that the school started in 2017 when it be...Read More

Malta Gaming Awards Set for November 27

Ben Hamill - November 18, 2018

After three extremely successful years of events, the Malta Gaming Awards will once again be coming to the Mediterranean island to highlight the best of local and international gambling-related talent. As part and parcel of the legendary...Read More

Slots Sales Soar at North American Casinos

Ben Hamill - November 07, 2018

The gaming industry has certainly taken some interesting turns this year, both in Canada and in the neighbouring USA. However, one thing has remained relatively consistent: the growth of slots gaming at casinos in both North American nati...Read More

NHL Signs Exclusive Betting Deal with MGM

Ben Hamill - November 02, 2018

The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) has recently extended a warm welcome to the National Hockey League after the latter organization announced its first-ever sports betting partnership with MGM Resorts International this week. The dea...Read More

Blockchain’s Massive Potential in Gaming

Ben Hamill - November 01, 2018

The world of gaming is focused heavily on Blockchain technology at the moment – but what does this mean for the industry and its future? Plenty of news agencies have been speculating on the futures of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin ...Read More