PokerStars Launches Celebratory PCOOP Series

Ben Hamill - November 22, 2019

Poker is officially alive and online in Pennsylvania. And it’s all thanks to the genius and innovative work of PokerStars. And to celebrate the November 4 launch and two weeks of successful post-launch action, the op...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

Pennsylvania Lottery Posts Record Profits

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2019

The Pennsylvania Lottery has been having its cake and eating it too. And if the latest revenue report is anything to go buy, then the digital online marketplace is once again responsible for the bulk of the operator’s sterling succe...Read More

NetEnt Now Licensed In Pennsylvania State

Ben Hamill - July 23, 2019

Now that Pennsylvania is officially part of the global online gaming industry, having been included as such on July 15th when online gambling was finally legalised in the state, there’s no reason why industry top dogs suc...Read More

Court Rules Against Casinos In Lottery Suit

Ben Hamill - July 17, 2019

Pennsylvania State is reaping oddball rewards following a gesture of leniency made in favour of casinos and the state’s national Lottery operator. The state in 2017 legalised online slots as well as online Lottery games, and it wasn...Read More

Pennsylvania Casinos Call For iLottery Games Removal

Ben Hamill - June 13, 2019

Pennsylvania’s casinos want regulators to do away with what they have described as “slot-style” iLottery games offered by online Lottery operators. The casinos are of the opinion that the games are too close for comfort ...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

Pennsylvania To Issue 2 More Betting Licenses

Ben Hamill - April 12, 2019

Operating a sportsbook in the newly regulated US state of Pennsylvania doesn’t come cheap. But according to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) this doesn’t appear to be slowing anyone down in their quest to obtain a ...Read More

Penn Slots Market Thrives in December ‘18

Ben Hamill - January 08, 2019

The festive season turned out to be a fantastic one for operators of slot machines in the US state of Pennsylvania. According to a recent report by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), slots revenues increased by a whopping 8% lo...Read More

PGCB Grants PokerStars an iGaming License

Ben Hamill - December 04, 2018

PokerStars, the highly popular online gaming brand run by Canada’s own The Stars Group, is reportedly taking its first steps back into the US’s online poker market thanks to a ground-breaking new deal. The successful company&...Read More

NetEnt Signs New Penn Partner

Ben Hamill - October 30, 2018

After making inroads in the British Columbian market, Swedish iGaming giant has now signed casino giant Penn as its first-ever partner in the US state of . The exciting news has also come at the same time as the famed gaming supplier has...Read More

No iGaming for Pennsylvanian Casinos

Ben Hamill - October 21, 2018

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has recently revealed that land-based casinos in the US state will not be permitted to offer online betting within their physical confines when state-wide online gambling eventually g...Read More

Gambling Adds $260 Billion to US Economy

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2018

$261.1 billion poured into the US economy in 2017, thanks to the gambling industry. According to an Oxford Economics report, $40.8 billion of that plumped up local, state and federal tax coffers. The rep...Read More

Online Poker’s US Resurgence Makes Going Pro Easier

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2018

On April 15, 2011, the chances of being a professional online poker player in the US were essentially altogether extinct. Thousands of players who earned the bulk of their living online were suddenly forced to consider either playing on t...Read More