Gambling News 05th February, 2013

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MICROGAMING TO RELEASE DARK KNIGHT ONLINE SLOT SEQUEL

05th February, 2013 at 09:56:14
Latest slot features Batman, Catwoman and Bane

The international success and popularity of the Microgaming branded slot The Dark Knight has prompted the Isle of Man-based internet gambling software developer to launch a sequel titled The Dark Knight Rises at Microgaming operators later this year.

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BALLY AND OPENBET IN ONLINE GAMING CONTENT DEAL

05th February, 2013 at 09:56:14
Primarily land casino supplier will use agreement with Openbet to launch games online.

The primarily land casino machine, management technology and games supplier Bally Technologies has signed a partnership with UK-based OpenBet through which it will supply gaming content to the online gambling industry.

Full Story: Bally And Openbet In Online Gaming Content Deal »

BETFUZE TO ENTER MOBILE GAMING SECTOR

05th February, 2013 at 09:56:14
Newcomer is a joint venture by mobile payments entrepreneur Paul McNea and mobile technology firm Yuza

There's a newcomer on the mobile social gaming scene following a joint venture agreement between mobile payments entrepreneur Paul McNea and mobile technology firm Yuza.

Full Story: Betfuze To Enter Mobile Gaming Sector »

SG GAMING CHIEF QUITS

05th February, 2013 at 09:56:14
Timmins has been CEO of the merged gambling group for just four months

In October last year Ian Timmis took up the mantle of chief executive officer at London-based SG Gaming, a company formed by Scientific Games merging its Barcrest, Games Media and The Global Draw subsidiaries (see previous report).

Full Story: Sg Gaming Chief Quits »

BETBOX LAUNCHED BY INSPIRED GAMING

05th February, 2013 at 09:56:14
New turnkey bet management system

The Inspired Gaming Group has launched BetBox, a new bet management system and EPOS solution for the sports betting sector.

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ASIAN FANTASY FOOTBALL LAUNCHED

05th February, 2013 at 01:49:54
AsianLogic and TotelFootball collaborating

AsianLogic is to generate fantasy football interest and business in Asia following a deal with fantasy sports pools betting provider Totel Football.

Full Story: Asian Fantasy Football Launched »

CALIFORNIA POLICE IN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

05th February, 2013 at 01:49:54
Computers, guns, and an ATM seized in a raid on a Stockton online gambling venue.

Following complaints from neighbours and members of the public, Stockton, California police and Department of Justice officials have conducted a raid on a venue titled D's Cyber Lounge following an eight-month undercover investigation that began last year.

Full Story: California Police In Online Gambling Bust »

MORE DETAILS ON MAJOR CANADIAN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST (Update)

05th February, 2013 at 01:49:54
Police claim Platinum SB was making a million dollars a month

Police spokesmen have further briefed the Canadian media on the major bust over the weekend of a Super Bowl party thrown by the Costa Rica-based online sports betting operator Platinum SB (see previous reports).

Full Story: More Details On Major Canadian Online Gambling Bust (update) »

NET ENTERTAINMENT GETS IN ON BONZA'S SOCIAL GAMING

05th February, 2013 at 01:49:54
Swedish software developer's games will be available through Sportingbet-Plumbee social gaming venture

Net Entertainment has announced that its games will be available for real money play on Facebook through a social gambling partnership with Bonza Gaming, a joint venture between Sportingbet and Plumbee (see previous reports).

Full Story: Net Entertainment Gets In On Bonza's Social Gaming »