Kamloops Councillor Wants iGaming Allocation

Ben Hamill - April 29, 2020

Times are changing and as the world of gaming heads in an exciting new direction, which just so happens to be mainly in the realm of the digital, the expectation is that certain other support-changes must necessarily be adopted too. This ...Read More

Kamloops Officials Want iGaming Allocations

Ben Hamill - April 25, 2020

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented solutions. And since land-based casinos are temporarily out of action, the municipality of Kamloops considers it due and proper that the BCLC should donate a portion of its proceeds to local com...Read More

NetEnt Partners With Onload Media’s New Ad Network

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2019

Movements in the iGaming industry that specifically relate to advertising have created a wealth of challenges for operators and other relevant parties over the course of recent years. Operators have been rapped over th...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

Novomatic Puts On Impressive Show At G2E

Ben Hamill - October 17, 2019

Austria’s leading iGaming giant and tech-provider Novomatic has made its third platinum appearance at the annual G2E gaming expo event in Las Vegas. The industry giant showed off the full scope of its product and ser...Read More

Canada Making Its Mark In iGaming

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2019

We are an innovative nation, as attested to by our innovations in food-tech, our raw material exports, our unique approach to and keen interest in space exploration and even our absolute commitment towards preserving t...Read More

Evolution Gaming Eyes Global Expansion

Ben Hamill - July 27, 2019

Growing and posting favourable results are great, but its not enough. This is according to live casino developer Evolution Gaming. The brand recently made known its Q2 performance and no surprises there, the games giant is doing nothing s...Read More

Nintendo Comments On Cloud-Based Games

Ben Hamill - July 12, 2019

Japan gaming giant Nintendo may not have gone full on cloud-streaming gaming tech as has been the case with Google and Microsoft and even Sony, but that doesn’t mean that it hasn’t recognised it to be the way of the future. It...Read More

PokerStars Eyeing Out Swiss Market

Ben Hamill - July 04, 2019

Switzerland has officially closed its iGaming space off to the outside world. New Year’s Day saw the country’s new Money Gaming Act officially come into effect, despite the various motions filed in opposition of such a move si...Read More

Paysafe Named Payments Processor Of The Year

Ben Hamill - June 26, 2019

New Jersey’s Monmouth Park Raceway was the location of the recent inaugural edition of the American Gambling Awards, and it certainly did turn out to be a glitzy and glamorous affair. Payment solutions provider Paysafe was honoured ...Read More

Two New Table Games Hit Microgaming Casinos

Ben Hamill - May 23, 2019

iGaming software developer Microgaming has once again set about redefining the online casino experience it offers its players. This time, two brand new table game releases are on the cards for the supplier, both of which are now available...Read More

Yggdrasil Releases First Cross-Vertical Casino Game

Ben Hamill - May 16, 2019

Yggdrasil Gaming is making iGaming history. The celebrated developer has released a new game that is considered to be an industry first, in that it can either be played as a slot or as online Blackjack. Yggdrasil’s Dr Fortuno brings...Read More

Relax Gaming Takes Green Jade Games On Board

Ben Hamill - May 01, 2019

Green Jade Games launched their very first online slot in December 2018. The studio was launched by, and belongs to, the Stockholm-listed MRG (previously Mr Green), and the main aim was to develop a new breed of slots that combine strong ...Read More

EveryMatrix Closes Deal With CT Interactive

Ben Hamill - April 29, 2019

We’ve seen our fair share of iGaming partnerships and its always quite interesting to return to a certain situation a few years on and evaluate that partnership and what it has been able to achieve. It’s very seldom that a sit...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

Gaming Prophecies and Predictions For 2019 & Beyond

Ben Hamill - April 19, 2019

It’s that time of the year again; we know it all too well. A time for prophecies and predictions about what may or may not happen next in the world of gaming and iGaming. Discussions, conferences and special events transform into di...Read More

Patagonia Confirms Digitain Content Deal

Ben Hamill - April 04, 2019

The team at Patagonia Entertainment needs little introduction. The brand has earned a name for themselves for creating intriguing and exciting iGaming solutions for the global market, and they have a particular focus on Bingo. Now, they h...Read More

NextGen’s Gorilla Go Wilder Slot Unveiled

Ben Hamill - January 30, 2019

NextGen Gaming is at it again, creating epic new slots for their players to experience. The latest release from the international iGaming giant is Gorilla Go Wilder, an action-filled sequel to their original Gorilla Go Wild title. Now av...Read More

Betsoft Gears Up for ICE 2019

Ben Hamill - January 20, 2019

Online casino gaming specialist Betsoft will be bringing its A-game and its full portfolio to London for the upcoming edition of ICE Totally Gaming. Guests at the world renowned expo will have the chance to enjoy the developer’s inn...Read More

JPJ Group Enters Regulated Swedish Market

Ben Hamill - January 12, 2019

It seems like online gambling companies from all over the world are jostling to grab a piece of the newly regulated Swedish market. Just a few days ago, Canadian giant The Stars Group revealed the news that two of its cornerstone brands, ...Read More

The Stars Group Goes Live In Sweden

Ben Hamill - January 11, 2019

After being granted a license from Swedish regulator Lotteriinspektionen late in 2018, Canadian gaming giant The Stars Group (TSG) has officially entered the country’s regulated iGaming sphere. TSG’s flagship online poker bra...Read More

Shortlist Finalised For Global Gaming Awards

Ben Hamill - December 28, 2018

It’s one of the gaming industry’s top awards events: the Global Gaming Awards London. The shortlist for 2019 has just been released and those who have made the very tough cut are now in the process of being contacted. The comp...Read More

Islands Lotto Adds Wazdan’s Games

Ben Hamill - December 26, 2018

Being the preferred partner of the New Jersey Gambling Commission, Islands Lotto is an online gaming operator that is independently owned and run. Boasting a wide selection of slot machines and instant win games, the company has now taken...Read More

Quickspin Debuts Ivan and the Immortal King Slot

Ben Hamill - December 19, 2018

How many online slots do you know of that are inspired by Russian fairy tales and folklore? Well, if that’s the kind of theme that you’d love to see more of, you’re in for a treat thanks to Quickspin’s latest relea...Read More

Time Travel Tigers Hit GVC Online Casinos

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2018

Tigers seem to be the theme of the month among online slots developers, and Yggdrasil Gaming has now joined the party with a brand new slot: Time Travel Tigers. This totally unique title appeared at online casinos early in December, and ...Read More

Microgaming’s Poker Network Launches in Bulgaria

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2018

Isle of Man iGaming giant Microgaming is back with news of yet another exciting expansion into European terrain. This time, the world’s leading software provider has revealed that it has gone live with the National Lottery AD in ord...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

Business Booms for Bede Gaming in 2018

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

Bede Gaming, the popular developer of online and mobile gaming software, has hailed 2018 as its ‘most successful year’ to date, thanks in part to its completion of no less than ten content integration deals. Another developme...Read More

MRG Launches 1st In House Slot

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

MRG, formerly known as Mr Green, recently established its own in-house game development studio on the back of its far-reaching international success. Now, the studio has officially released its very first online slot: Hammer of Fortune. ...Read More

Play ‘n GO Wins 2018’s Game Vendor of the Year

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

During the course of last week’s Malta Gaming Awards, popular UK software developer Play ‘n GO was awarded an exceptional accolade. The company was officially named Games Vendor of the Year, receiving one of the most coveted i...Read More

iGaming’s 2018 Payment Trends

Ben Hamill - November 23, 2018

The year so far has been filled with unique innovations in the iGaming sphere, many of which were highlighted by the recent SiGMA conference. The event interviewed professionals from the financial technology sector in order to gain more i...Read More

Yggdrasil Gaming’s Nitro Circus Slot Goes Live

Ben Hamill - November 21, 2018

It was early in 2018 when Yggdrasil Gaming first announced that it had partnered with Nitro Circus in an exciting new venture. Now, the popular iGaming developer has revealed its first ever branded slot game in collaboration with the prem...Read More

Mega Fortune Dreams Slot Pays Out Big Win

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2018

Swedish supplier of iGaming technology and solutions has recently revealed that it managed to make one of its players over in Britain a very happy instant millionaire last month. The player in question was enjoying a few spins on the de...Read More

Vayo Drops Fraudulent Lawsuit Against REEL

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2018

Gordon Vayo, the iconic 2016 WSOP runner-up and popular online poker player, has reportedly dropped his former lawsuit against the parent company of PokerStars, Rational Entertainment Enterprises Limited (or REEL) after it was revealed th...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

Black Hawk Deluxe Slot Hits Online Casinos

Ben Hamill - November 17, 2018

Creator of iGaming software Wazdan has revealed yet another new addition to its growing library. This time, the developer is proud to launch its latest slot, Black Hawk Deluxe, which is packed with memorable graphics, big bonus rounds and...Read More

IGT Electronic Bingo Comes to Canada

Ben Hamill - November 16, 2018

On Wednesday, November 14, it was officially announced that New York Stock Exchange-listed firm International Game Technology (IGT) (NYSE:IGT) had entered the Canadian electronic bingo market for the first time ever. Thanks to an exclusi...Read More

Record €7.8m Joker Millions Slots Win

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2018

One exceptionally lucky slots player from Sweden has managed to break another world record by landing a humongous cash jackpot on Yggdrasil’s popular Joker Millions progressive title. The player in question took home a cool SEK80, ...Read More

Wheel of Fun Debuts at FunFair Casinos

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2018

By fusing together a combination of highly popular game mechanics, the developers at FunFair Technologies have supplied players with a thrilling new online casino game packed with winning potential. Called Wheel of Fun, the brand new rel...Read More

Loto-Quebec Enjoys H1 iGaming Revenue Rise

Ben Hamill - November 12, 2018

The provincial gambling operator of Quebec, Loto-Quebec, has reported an increase of almost one third in its online gambling revenue for the first half of the 2018 fiscal year. Recently, the gambling monopoly posted revenues of $1.39 bil...Read More

Casinos Aiming To Be More Female-Friendly

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2018

Traditionally, gambling has always been viewed as a gentleman’s pastime, with characters like James Bond setting the scene by playing dynamic games of baccarat and roulette with a gorgeous gal in attendance. Interestingly, there was...Read More

US Casinos Mull Cross-Border Operations

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2018

Casinos in the US state of Pennsylvania (PA) have used up 28 of the available 39 interactive gambling permits during two recent application periods. The 11 permits now remaining for the state represent tens of millions of dollars in poten...Read More

Global Gaming Shifts Focus to B2C Operations

Ben Hamill - November 09, 2018

Global Gaming has made a surprising announcement in a recent press release. The company has decided to terminate its current white label operations in order to better focus its efforts on its business to customer (B2C) business arm. The ...Read More

Peter Scudamore Gets His Own NetEnt Slot

Ben Hamill - November 08, 2018

iGaming software developers have long been partnering with commercial brands and icons to keep their online slots fresh, fun and interesting. This long-time trend has led to a long line of games being released based on various entertainme...Read More

GDFS Inc. Inks Omega Systems Deal

Ben Hamill - November 05, 2018

Canadian B2B daily fantasy sports (DFS) software supplier Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc. (GDFS Inc.) has recently revealed their signing of a three-year content agreement with Omega Systems. Under the deal, GDFS Inc. will supply the iGa...Read More

William Hill Looking To Buy MRG

Ben Hamill - November 04, 2018

British betting brand William Hill is reportedly aiming to purchase online gaming firm Mr Green & Co for a consideration of £242 million (around $308 million). According to the popular bookmaker’s CEO Philip Bowcock, the ...Read More

NetEnt Joins the Halloween Craze

Ben Hamill - November 03, 2018

It was just over a month ago when Swedish iGaming giant NetEnt entered the Canadian market through a pioneering deal with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation. Now, with a fresh new Halloween-themed release, players will be able to ex...Read More

Pumpkin Patch Brings Spooky Slots Wins

Ben Hamill - November 02, 2018

Visit Habanero’s inviting Pumpkin Patch this Halloween season to harvest up a sensational offering of free spins, expanding wild symbols, and wins that are counted both ways across the reels. Pumpkins have always been a huge part o...Read More

Side Games Make Online Bingo Even Better

Ben Hamill - October 29, 2018

Whether you’re playing at your favorite or a licensed Canadian online casino, almost every offering you’ll find will come accompanied by a few action-packed side games. Some are offered to keep you entertained between draws, ...Read More

Microgaming’s Bingo Coming to Betsson

Ben Hamill - October 22, 2018

Online gambling giant has reportedly signed an exclusive content deal with UK content supplier Microgaming. As a result, Betsson’s online gaming and betting platforms will soon offer the aforementi...Read More

iSoftBet Unveils New The Dalai Panda Slot

Ben Hamill - October 22, 2018

iSoftBet is an expert when it comes to the creation of uniquely themed online slots. The developer’s latest title, The Dalai Panda, is no exception, giving players a glimpse into the mystical world of one all-powerf...Read More

ICE Africa Event Makes Debut

Ben Hamill - October 21, 2018

The upcoming ICE Africa gaming exhibition coming up this month will be the first of its kind. Attracting visitors and representatives from over 91 countries across the globe, including 25 African nations, the inaugural ev...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

GiG Reveals Fresh New In-House Slot

Ben Hamill - October 19, 2018

In the latest , GiG has officially released its first ever in-house created game, launching it to its partner casino operators around the world. The new release, titled ‘Wild Reels’, falls un...Read More

Gala Completes Rebranding to Buzz Bingo

Ben Hamill - October 18, 2018

Gala Leisure, one of the UK’s largest bingo operators, has finally completed the rebranding of 103 of its land-based clubs to the new ‘Buzz Bingo’ brand. However, that’s not all th...Read More

Wazdan Unveils Hot 777 Deluxe Slot

Ben Hamill - October 17, 2018

After nearly a month without a fresh new game to offer its players, popular iGaming software developer Wazdan has now revealed the launch of its latest online slot: Hot 777 Deluxe. The brand new game fuse...Read More

US Elections May Impact Online Poker

Ben Hamill - October 15, 2018

In just a few short weeks, voters across several US states will be casting their votes to decide the fates of various pressing issues. These include, among other things, online poker and sports betting. Right now, it is t...Read More

Patagonia & Booming in Content Supply Deal

Ben Hamill - October 14, 2018

Online gaming groups Patagonia Entertainment and Booming Games revealed earlier this week that they have now entered into an exclusive content supply deal. The agreement will see Booming’s full rang...Read More

Reporter Accuses WSOP Nevada of Thuggery

Ben Hamill - October 06, 2018

A reporter has accused Nevada and its communications executive Seth Palansky of thuggery without merit. John Mehaffey claims the website tried to force him into gambling further when he requested a withdrawal. The iGaming reporter furth...Read More

NetEnt to Enter Regulated Canadian Market

Ben Hamill - October 02, 2018

After reporting exceptional growth in its latest financial report, Stockholm-listed expert in casino software development NetEnt has recently revealed its entry into two new, regulated iGaming markets. In...Read More

GiG Awarded Security Certification

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has reported been awarded the prestigious ISO 27001:2013 certification after spending months enhancing its Information Security Management System, or ISMS. T...Read More

Big Expansion Plans for The Stars Group

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

A few years back, The Stars Group was struggling with debt after being shaken by an insider trading scandal involving its founder and CEO David Baazov. After paying off its debts from the acquisition of PokerStars...Read More

UK Bingo Giant Receives $5.2 Million Fine

Ben Hamill - September 29, 2018

Online bingo behemoth Stride Gaming is gearing itself up to pay out a massive fine of £4m (€4.5m/$5.2m). The regulatory penalty was imposed on the operator for what has been described as ‘complian...Read More

Trustly and GiG Partner Up

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) recently teamed up with premium payment supplier Trustly to incorporate its cutting-edge Pay N Play system to its gaming platforms. The new system allows pla...Read More

Will Yggdrasil Create More Branded Slots?

Ben Hamill - September 26, 2018

Yggdrasil Gaming has been hailed as one of the world’s fastest-growing suppliers of online and mobile gaming software. And after its Chief Studio Manager Christopher Mifsud described the as a &lsqu...Read More

Nation 2 Nation Network Launches

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2018

The only First Nation-owned network platform in Canada has just launched its very first selection of white label brands. Names like Hello Bingo! and MonkeyDog Bingo now form part of the Nation 2 Nation (...Read More

MuchBetter Payments Coming to Stars Group

Ben Hamill - September 24, 2018

Online and mobile payment service firm MuchBetter revealed this week that it has signed an exclusive new partnership with Canadian iGaming giant, . Under the terms of the fresh new deal, the payment service provider will supply their sec...Read More

Quebec Fights Against Supreme Court Ruling

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2018

The government of Quebec is reportedly planning to appeal the Supreme Court’s ruling that stated that its amendments to online gambling bans are ‘unlawful’. The aforementioned law requires ISPs to block players’ a...Read More

Explore Viking Territory in Erik the Red

Ben Hamill - September 22, 2018

Indulge in a berserk Viking adventure with Relax Gaming’s latest online slots release: Erik the Red. The developer has set sail with the new game this month, which boasts a sea-faring journey based on the antics of ...Read More

Sidewinder Slot Hits the Web

Ben Hamill - September 19, 2018

Premium developer Microgaming has now expanded its fresh September offerings with yet another new title. Sidewinder is an engaging new slot developed by Just for the Win that features a number of exciting twists for some unexpectedly fun ga...Read More

DDoS Attacks Hit 888Poker Before XL Series

Ben Hamill - September 18, 2018

The notorious group of women and men donning ‘fsociety’ masks struck again this week, this time hitting 888Poker with a series of catastrophic DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks. The saga has rocked the online gambli...Read More

Gaming Arts Headed for G2E

Ben Hamill - September 15, 2018

On Tuesday, 11 September, Gaming Arts revealed that it would soon debut its premium range of end-to-end solutions at the upcoming Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas, Nevada. The top-rate event will be taking place from October 9 to 11 ...Read More

Playtech Offloads Plus500 Stake for £176m

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2018

Playtech’s recent choice to sell off its 9.99% stake in the online trading platform Plus500 has come as no surprise, , according to iGaming industry analysts. In a regulatory report filed last week, the developer noted that the sal...Read More

PokerStars Removes iDEAL for Dutch Players

Ben Hamill - September 09, 2018

News has now emerged that Canada-based PokerStars operator The Stars Group informed its Dutch players last month that the popular iDEAL payment method would soon be removed from the local version of the poker site. In a message sent to i...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

How iGaming is Maintaining Growth in 2018

Ben Hamill - August 26, 2018

It’s clear to see that the over the past few years. iGaming websites have gone through various technological evolution, and the rapidly changing global technology landscape has also assisted the industry in becoming one of the most...Read More