Michigan moves on DFS regulation

The Michigan State Legislature has reportedly approved the legalisation of fantasy sports and the creation of a statutory framework. Critics, however, believe a US$50,000 registration…

Source: Michigan moves on DFS regulation by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Tom Horn gaming debuts icy adventure

Tom Horn Gaming’s latest release embarks on an icy adventure in the kingdom of perpetual winter. ‘Frozen Queen’ is a four-reel slot offering two special…

Source: Tom Horn gaming debuts icy adventure by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Evoplay launch E.T. Lost Socks

Evoplay Entertainment has released E.T. LOST SOCKS, an extra-terrestrial themed slot offering a myriad of interesting features. It’s a five-reel 21-payline slot offering wild substitutions,…

Source: Evoplay launch E.T. Lost Socks by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Quickspin enters the Italian market with Pokerstars

Playtech-owned development studio Quickspin has significantly expanded its international presence through a deal with Pokerstars for the Italian market. Players now have access to a…

Source: Quickspin enters the Italian market with Pokerstars by Reviewed-Casinos.com

College Football Playoff Odds Set, Alabama Crimson Tide Heavy Favorite

The College Football Playoff (CFP) is set, as No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Clemson, No. 3 Notre Dame, and No. 4 Oklahoma are the four teams still in the running to win the 2019 National Championship.

College Football Playoff odds bowl schedule

Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has the Crimson Tide rolling into the College Football Playoff. (Image: USA TODAY Sports) read more

Genting Dragged $66 Million into the Red After US DOI Nixes Tribal Casino Project

Genting Bhd booked Q3 net losses of more than $66 million on Friday. The Malaysian casino giant largely blamed its jeopardized investment in a Massachusetts tribal casino project, which was torpedoed by the US Department of the Interior earlier this year.

Genting

An artist’s rendering of the $1 billion Mashpee Wampanoag casino project that may never now see the light of day. Genting’s multimillion-dollar investment in the casino is also in jeopardy. (Image: Enterprise file image) read more

Green Jade launches first online slot exclusively with Mr Green online casino

Green Jade Games, a casino games developer owned by the MRG Group, has launched its portfolio to the industry with its first title, Hammer of…

Source: Green Jade launches first online slot exclusively with Mr Green online casino by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Kansas lawmakers to consider legalisation of sports betting

The coming week could provide a valuable opportunity for Kansas lawmakers to hone their knowledge on sports betting as interest grows in the possibilities of…

Source: Kansas lawmakers to consider legalisation of sports betting by Reviewed-Casinos.com

New York Appeals Ruling That Declared Daily Fantasy Sports Illegal, But So Will Anti-Gambling Groups

The State of New York has appealed against a judge’s ruling that daily fantasy sports is illegal gambling under the state constitution, which nullified the legislature’s effort to legalize and regulate the contests in 2016.

Daily Fantasy Sports

A New York State Supreme Court judge decided DFS constituted illegal gambling under the state’s constitution, but the legislature’s decision to exempt it from penal gambling laws was constitutional. Go figure. (Image: Flickr) read more

Analyst: Las Vegas Not Only Entertainment Capital of World, But Also Sports Capital

Prominent Las Vegas analyst Jeremy Aguero says the town might need to rethink its tagline as being the “Entertainment Capital of the World” to include sports as well.

Las Vegas sports Golden Knights Raiders

Las Vegas is no longer shunned by the big four pro US sports leagues. (Image: Jeff Bottari/Las Vegas Golden Knights) read more

Vietnamese court convicts illegal online gambling operators

The dismantling of a major Vietnamese illegal online gambling ring involving senior police generals late last year (see previous reports) was re-visited in a Vietnamese…

Source: Vietnamese court convicts illegal online gambling operators by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Kindred Group in eSports partnership with Danish player team

Online gambling group Kindred has widened its sphere of activity by signing as official betting partner for the Astralis eSports player team in Denmark. The…

Source: Kindred Group in eSports partnership with Danish player team by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Traffic Label Launches Affiliate Programme with Income Access for SlotsAffiliates.com

Traffic Label, a UK-based firm specialising in the development of comprehensive marketing strategies, has announced the launch of an affiliate programme for its SlotsAffiliates.com network with Income Access, Paysafe’s marketing technology and services provider. Through its integration with Income Access’ affiliate software platform, SlotsAffiliates.com will look to optimise growth and acquisitions across its six network brands. SlotsAffiliates.com was launched in …

Read More

The post Traffic Label Launches Affiliate Programme with Income Access for SlotsAffiliates.com appeared first on Casino News Today.

Wazdan doubles down on SiGMA 2018

One of the world’s most sought after games developers in the slots industry, Wazdan, will be showcasing its full range of award-winning products, including two new Unique Wazdan Features, with its biggest ever presence at SiGMA 2018. The imaginative slots maker has doubled-down on last year’s participation, where they delighted the crowds with an impressive FlashMob courtesy of the Malta …

Read More

The post Wazdan doubles down on SiGMA 2018 appeared first on Casino News Today.

Seminole Tribe Gives $1M More to Committee Urging Floridians to Approve Casino Ballot Question Next Week

The Seminole Tribe in Florida has given another $1 million to Voters in Charge, a committee that’s hoping voters will back a casino ballot referendum question next week during the midterm elections.

Seminole Tribe Disney casino ballot question

The Seminole Tribe and Disney have collectively spent $44 million fueling a campaign to give casino regulatory powers to Florida residents. (Image: Seminole Hard Rock/Disney/Casino.org) read more

Philippine Casinos Would Benefit From Better Airport Infrastructure

Casinos in the Philippines would benefit with more resilient VIP high roller play if the country invested in improving its airport facilities, a research note opines this week.

Philippines casinos Manila airport

Frequent delays and cancellations, along with airports already serving more passengers than originally intended, are hindering foreign high rollers from wanting to travel to the Philippines to gamble. (Image: Marianne Bermudez/Inquirer) read more

NBA Superstar Blake Griffin Signs Promo Deal With In-Game Sports Play Company WinView

The National Basketball Association has fully embraced the gaming world since sports betting thrust itself upon the mainstream following a Supreme Court decision to strike down a federal ban on gambling in May.

Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin is set to become the face of WinView Games, an in-game sports predictor platform that allows users to win money by correctly answering questions about what will happen next in a sporting event. (Photo: Getty Images) read more

Global Gaming terminates white label activity

Global Gaming announced this week that it plans to terminate white label operations in order to focus and concentrate its resources on its successful B2C…

Source: Global Gaming terminates white label activity by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Poll Finds Hokkaido Public Strongly Opposed to Integrated Resort in Prefecture

According to a poll conducted by the Hokkaido Shinbun newspaper, local residents are staunchly against bringing an integrated resort to the Hokkaido prefecture, though the level of animosity varies depending on where in the area people live.

Hokkaido Tomakomai polling IR

The small port city of Tomakomai is a likely site for a Hokkaido casino, if one is built in the region at all. (Image: GoAsiaPlus.com) read more

Blockbuster LA Rams vs. Saints Showdown Could Deliver NFL’s Highest Over/Under in 15 Years

When the Los Angeles Rams travel to New Orleans on Sunday to take on the Saints it will be the first time in NFL history that two teams averaging at least 33 points per game met in Week 9 or later.

Drew Brees and the Saints have the NFL’s second highest scoring offense (33.4 points per game). They host the league’s third highest scoring offense on Sunday when the Los Angeles Rams (33 ppg) visit New Orleans. (Photo: Sports Illustrated) read more

UK Minister of Sport Resigns, Accuses Government of Bowing to Bookmaker FOBT Interests

Tracey Crouch, the UK Minister of Sport, has stepped down from her position in protest, citing her government’s “unjustifiable” decision to delay new restrictions on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs).

uk minister of sport

Tracey Crouch has quit as Minister of Sport, accusing her government of bowing to special interests. (Image: Evening Standard) read more

Play’n Go’s Gunslinger gets a revamp

Fans of the original Gunslinger slot developed some years ago by Play’n GO should be more than pleased with the latest edition of this popular…

Source: Play’n Go’s Gunslinger gets a revamp by Reviewed-Casinos.com

Dutch regulator pursues more online gambling operators

Dutch gambling regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has imposed fines of Euro 350,000 on two online gambling companies with websites offering illegal and unlicensed services to punters…

Source: Dutch regulator pursues more online gambling operators by Reviewed-Casinos.com

888poker $1M God of the Arena PKO Tournament

888poker has recently launched its first edition of a Gladiator themed PKO tournament – God of the Arena with a $1,000,000 Guaranteed Main Event prize pool. The event took place from 11th to 14th October 2018 and buy-in was only $55. What is Progressive Knockout (PKO)? 888poker is one of the most popular poker sites in the world. Its masterpiece, …

Read More

The post 888poker $1M God of the Arena PKO Tournament appeared first on Casino News Today.

Greentube goes live on Mr Green

The NOVOMATIC Interactive division, Greentube goes live on Mr Green, a popular iGaming operator and has launched its content on www.mrgreen.com. As Greentube goes live on Mr Green, a fine selection of market-leading slot games, all seamlessly integrated via the Greentube NRGS platform, are now available for Mr Green’s players in the Nordics. In addition to classic NOVOMATIC slots such …

Read More

The post Greentube goes live on Mr Green appeared first on Casino News Today.

Landing International Stock Crash May Explain Mystery of Missing Chairman Yang Zhihui

Hong Kong-based casino developer Landing International is at a loss to explain the sudden stock crash that wiped 30 percent off its market capitalization on Tuesday.

Yang Zhihui

Missing: Landing chairman Dr. Yang Zhihui. But unusual movements in Landing’s stock immediately after a report by the Hong Kong Government Gazette may throw some light on the Yang’s disappearance. (Image: Brand Magazine Philippines) read more

Golden Knights Bettors Think Las Vegas Sportsbooks Underestimating Home Team

Vegas Golden Knights fans and bettors are printing ticket slips on futures and propositions at startling rates, and the flurry, or should we say Fleury, of activity is prompting sportsbooks to readjust their lines.

Vegas Golden Knights hockey odds

The Vegas Golden Knights shocked the sports world when the first-year team reached the Stanley Cup Finals. (Image: Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports) read more

Vancouver Raid on Suspect Illegal Gambling House Turns Up Two Local Casino Workers

Two British Columbia (BC) gaming workers were arrested after the province’s anti-gang unit raided a suspected illegal gaming house in the Vancouver area.

Vancouver raid

Tens of thousands worth of chips were discovered at an illegal gaming house in Vancouver. (Image credit: The Straits Times) read more

William Hill Continues US Expansion, Acquires New Sports Betting Operations in Nevada, Montana, Maryland

William Hill, the largest bookmaker in the United States, continues to expand its portfolio by reaching new partnerships. Its latest comes by way of Golden Entertainment, and the casino company’s decision to further hand over sports betting operations for its properties in Nevada, Maryland, and Montana.

William Hill sports betting Golden Entertainment

William Hill US CEO Joe Asher continues to make deals that expand the sportsbook company’s portfolio. (Image: Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal/Seth Wenig/AP/Casino.org) read more

Caesars Creates Emergency-Response ‘Civilian SWAT’ Teams for Las Vegas Properties

Caesars Entertainment has deployed its own armed emergency response teams to counter the threat of mass shootings and terrorism, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Caesars

Caesars’ armed response unit is made up of former military and SWAT officers and hopes to neutralize threats to the company’s Las Vegas casinos before real law enforcement arrives. (Image: Wikipedia) read more