Gambling News 06th February, 2013

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SHFL ACQUIRES PROTEC GAMES

06th February, 2013 at 14:09:32
Integrates existing supplier into own business

SHFL Entertainment has announced the acquisition of ProTec Games Inc. (ProTec), a computer based content provider for casino slot games, table games and online video games, for an undisclosed consideration.

Full Story: Shfl Acquires Protec Games »

HRMC INSURANCE LIABILITY FOR MEDIA CORP (Update)

06th February, 2013 at 09:26:06
Directorate change and sells off publishing asset

Media Corporation PLC, the owner of the now defunct Purple Lounge, has announced the resignation from the board of Mark Butt following the placing into administration of Eyeconomy Ltd (see previous report).

Full Story: Hrmc Insurance Liability For Media Corp (update) »

Z4 APPOINTS FORMER AMERICAN WAGERING EXEC

06th February, 2013 at 09:26:06
Supporting entry into online with gaming industry-experienced leaders

Z4 Gaming, the recently Nevada Gaming Commission licenced technology provider, has appointed John English as senior vice president of business development and public relations.

Full Story: Z4 Appoints Former American Wagering Exec »

CANTOR RELEASES NEW MOBILE CASINO GAME

06th February, 2013 at 09:26:06
KENO variant augments mobile gaming portfolio

Cantor Gaming's Mobile Casino platform has released " Kill the Number " at Colusa Casino Resort, a variation of KENO.

Full Story: Cantor Releases New Mobile Casino Game »

FIRST MOBILE GAME IN SHERIFF GAMING SMART PORTFOLIO

06th February, 2013 at 09:26:06
HTML5 mobile and web-based 3D Slot

Sheriff Gaming has released its Roman Empire-themed Spartania, a five-reel, three-row slot game with 30 winlines.

Full Story: First Mobile Game In Sheriff Gaming Smart Portfolio »

NEW AD RULES FOR BRIT GAMBLING OPERATORS

06th February, 2013 at 01:53:43
Opt-outs and OBA included in update

The widely-discussed revisions to the UK Advertising Standards Authority advertising rules for gambling operators (see previous report) were made available this week.

Full Story: New Ad Rules For Brit Gambling Operators »

AUSSIE RESTRICTIONS ON GAMBLING ADVERTISING PLANNED

06th February, 2013 at 01:53:43
Green Party in new initiative to study the impact of gambling advertising

In Australia the Green Party is currently campaigning for restrictions on gambling advertising, calling initially for a federal government controlled study of the impact that gambling ads have on children, problem gambling and the integrity of sport.

Full Story: Aussie Restrictions On Gambling Advertising Planned »

NET ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS SOUTH PARK-THEMED ONLINE SLOT

06th February, 2013 at 01:53:43
New game joins software provider's growing list of branded slots

The Swedish online gambling software provider Net Entertainment has unveiled its latest branded online slot title, themed on the American animated television series South Park, and containing a number of unique features.

Full Story: Net Entertainment Unveils South Park-themed Online Slot »