Gambling News 31st March, 2016

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PLAYTECH IN SPANISH PARTNERSHIP

31st March, 2016 at 17:13:29
Online gambling software provider goes live with MARCA sportsbook.

In a follow-up to a multi-year betting and gaming agreement with Spain's leading sports media brand Marca, online gambling software provider Playtech has launched a managed online and mobile sportsbook offering for the Spanish company.

Full Story: Playtech In Spanish Partnership »

EZUGI TO PROVIDE HUNGARIAN CASINO OPERATOR WITH LIVE DEALER FACILITIES

31st March, 2016 at 17:13:29
Agreement signed with Las Vegas Casinos Diamond Ltd.

Live dealer technology provider Ezugi has inked a deal to provide Hungary-based casino operator with its product, which will be used in the land operator's new online enterprise.

Full Story: Ezugi To Provide Hungarian Casino Operator With Live Dealer Facilities »

G.A.N. TO PROVIDE VIRTUAL REALITY REMOTE GAMING TO U.S. CASINO OPERATOR

31st March, 2016 at 17:13:29
Virtual Reality Simulated Gaming application ordered for New York's Empire City Casino.

GameAccount Network plc (GAN) announced Thursday that it has released a Virtual Reality Simulated Gaming application for New York's Empire City Casino which is available for download for both home computers and Facebook's Oculus Rift VR headsets.

Full Story: G.a.n. To Provide Virtual Reality Remote Gaming To U.s. Casino Operator »

BIG WIN AT BODOG ONLINE CASINO

31st March, 2016 at 17:13:29
Greedy Goblins makes mobile punter's day.

The Bodog online casino reports that one of its players, Chas P. has hit a $187,325 jackpot playing the Greedy Goblins progressive slot on his Android mobile device.

Full Story: Big Win At Bodog Online Casino »

ITALIAN FEDERAL POLICE IN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

31st March, 2016 at 17:13:29
Allegations that organised crime was involved.

According to a report from the Italian ANSA news agency, federal police in Salerno, Italy have busted a major criminal organisation which managed illegal online gambling websites.

Full Story: Italian Federal Police In Online Gambling Bust »

CANADIAN STUDY ON TEENAGE GAMBLERS RELEASED.

31st March, 2016 at 09:44:49
Researchers threw a wide net that included bets on dares.

A study on teenage gambling released this week by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the University of Waterloo has been making mainstream press headlines in Canada with its claim that teenagers are gambling online at a significantly higher rate than previously reported.

Full Story: Canadian Study On Teenage Gamblers Released. »

NEVADA GAMBLING FEBRUARY NUMBERS UP

31st March, 2016 at 09:44:49
Revenues up 8.1 percent year-on-year, boosted by Superbowl sports betting.

The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Wednesday that gambling revenues in the Silver State were up 8.1 percent year-on-year in February, buoyed by strong sports betting on the Superbowl and an extra day due to a leap year.

Full Story: Nevada Gambling February Numbers Up »

REALISTIC GAMES LAUNCHES NEW ONLINE SLOT

31st March, 2016 at 09:44:49
Hot Cross Bunnies Loadsabunny has a popular predecessor - rabbits return in all new five-reel game.

The UK online slots and table games supplier Realistic Games has released Hot Cross Bunnies Loadsabunny, a sequel to a popular previous 3 reel release titled Hot Cross Bunnies.

Full Story: Realistic Games Launches New Online Slot »

YGGDRASIL QUICK TO GO LIVE IN BRITAIN

31st March, 2016 at 09:44:49
Software provider's licence in hand, Swedish online games supplier goes live with major operators.

Swedish online gambling games provider Yggdrasil Gaming is live in the UK this week after completing a full roll out of its product suite just three months after it was awarded a UK Gambling Commission licence.

Full Story: Yggdrasil Quick To Go Live In Britain »

S.I.S. - CORE GAMING LANCH NEW ON-DEMAND VIRTUAL RACING GAMES

31st March, 2016 at 09:44:49
Adding to the experience with a 'ride on' camera angle.

Following a successful virtual games launch in December with Sky Vegas (see previous report), multi-channel supplier SIS in collaboration with Core Gaming has introduced a new generation of on-demand racing games that, for the first time, allow players to view events from a 'ride on' camera angle.

Full Story: S.i.s. - Core Gaming Lanch New On-demand Virtual Racing Games »