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Welcome to the News section, where we keep you informed about all the latest happenings in the world of online gaming and mobile app casino gaming. The world of internet gaming is not a static one. This is a world that is in constant flux, and thus it’s a world you need to be kept abreast of, especially if you’re serious about your gaming. We’ll cover everything you need to know about this exciting world. We’ll let you know when new games are being released and at which operators you can find them. We’ll tell you about the latest developments in the gambling sector in terms of new technology like live dealer games and in terms of laws and legislation. We’ll tell you which celebrities like yourselves are big on gambling and we’ll also let you know what banking options will be best suited for your casino financials and budgetary needs. Our news page is here to serve you in more than just one capacity! We want to in inform you, educate you and entertain you, and to do so we need to have our fingers on the pulse of gaming. So no matter what you need to know about the world of online and mobile casino gaming, know that you’ll always be able to be kept up to speed through us!

SG & BTG Announce SG Megaways Slot Partnership

Posted on 2019-05-24 by Sean Williamson

A partnership between Big Time Gaming and Scientific Games Corporation has yielded a strengthened position in the iGaming industry. Now, the expansion of the popular Megaways mechanic has been added to the growing Scientific Gaming portfolio. Megaways is a dynamic random reel modifier system that was developed and implemented by Big Time Gaming. The feature enhances the player experience by producing a different number of symbols across the reels on every single spin. This allows for multiple game scenarios, and for endless payline combination …

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Social Media Blurs Gaming-Gambling Divide

Posted on 2019-04-24 by Sean Williamson

Indistinct is the dividing line between online games and online gambling games, and social media is making it harder than ever to differentiate between the two. This was the conclusion recently reached by Dr Crystal Fulton, a researcher employed by Ireland’s University of Dublin. Dr Fulton recently presented some of her findings to what is referred to as the Oireachtas Justice Committee in an attempt to emphasise the rapidly blurring divide between what constitutes gaming and what constitutes actual gambling.  Dr Fulton also went on …

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MGM Intent On Automation And Job Cuts

Posted on 2019-03-19 by Sean Williamson

If the cost-cutting forces at MGM Resorts are successful with the implementation of their latest money saving strategy, then many of the entertainment group’s back-of-house employees may soon find themselves without gainful employment. Cashiers and bartenders may face the same fate too. The casino and entertainment group recently revealed some of its workforce automation-plans, according to which, if successfully implemented, many positions could in future be made redundant and/or fully automated by intelligent machines. In other words, …

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Big Fish Social Casino In Hot Water

Posted on 2019-02-21 by Sean Williamson

Social gaming site Big Fish Casino has found itself back in the courtroom. This time it is the defendant in a class action lawsuit, which has been brought against it for breaking the gambling laws of Washington State. The online social casino operator offers free to play games, some with in-game purchases. The casino and its owner Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. have vehemently vowed to fight the lawsuit. Virtual Chips Classified as Gambling The class-action lawsuit, which is being led by a Ms. Manasa Thimmegowda, claims that the company’s por …

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LeoVegas Hoping for Profitable Year

Posted on 2019-02-14 by Sean Williamson

Following what the CEO has described as the most challenging year in the company’s history, mobile-first casino brand LeoVegas has postponed reaching its anticipated growth targets by a year. The company encountered several unforeseen challenges that it had to navigate for the first time. However, it still closed the final quarter of 2018 strong, and has launched into 2019 with excellent growth in the first quarter. LeoVegas Reports it 2018 Q4 Figures The company’s official Q4 report shows a 25% revenue increase for the final …

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Big Time Gaming Announces Holy Diver Slot

Posted on 2019-01-29 by Sean Williamson

It’s been a while since we’ve last had the pleasure of announcing the launch of a new game from Sydney-based developer Big Time Gaming. But the time has finally come, and the developer has just released its newest slot, Holy Diver, exclusively to LeoVegas players. Those who are wondering about the unusual title, this game has been 2 years in the making, and is based on a rock song by the popular 80’s American Heavy Metal band, Dio. Despite its unusual inspiration, the slot includes quite a few special features and interesting …

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Playtech Renews Supply Deal With Paddy Power

Posted on 2019-01-24 by Sean Williamson

It’s been a tumultuous couple of years for operators who are licensed and offering gambling and betting services in the UK. So much so that major operators like William Hill have done everything in their power to shuffle the cards in such a way that Britain and surrounds is no longer their main source of income. In fact, regulatory uncertainties and tax hikes have been singled out as some of the main reasons behind the fact that a large number of operators have either closed shop or moved to the United States. And yet, some businesses ha …

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Age Of the Gods Jackpot Slot Pays Out Big

Posted on 2019-01-16 by Sean Williamson

Progressive jackpot slots. You simply have to love them! We’re aware of at least one very lucky player who cannot be anything other than a die-hard fan, especially having won an incredible $803,093 in cold hard cash thanks to having hit the big one on Age of the Gods. Hitting the game’s Ultimate Power Jackpot is about as rewarding as it gets in a single sitting, and the payout is rewarded completely at random. No tricks and twists; when it pays, it pays in a big way! Chasing The 2011 Record The game belongs to none other than awa …

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William Hill Crosses MRG Competition Hurdle

Posted on 2019-01-10 by Sean Williamson

British gambling and sportsbetting giant William Hill has announced that its October 2018 bid to take over the Mr Green group (MRG) in its entirety, is now in the final stages of being signed and sealed. This after the company recently received the necessary approvals from all of the relevant competition authorities. All that remains now is for MRG to accept or reject the SEK2.8 billion cash deal. MRG has until January 17th to make known its final decision. Moving Away From FOBT William Hill was happy to recently report that the deal was now …

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Cryptocurrency Casinos Not A Major Success

Posted on 2018-12-20 by Sean Williamson

It was not so long ago that cryptocurrencies were being trumpeted from the rooftops, and when Bitcoin hit a record high of almost $20,000, it looked like they were here to stay. Everyone and anyone was talking about them, and it seemed that investing was a sure fire way to strike wealth. The boom has since passed, however, and few are mentioning Bitcoin, or cryptocurrency at all any more. Though the brief upsurge in interest had an impact in a number of sectors, including the online casino industry. Online casinos are first and foremost an ind …

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