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22, Sunday May 2022

DraftKings Finally Launches Online Sports Betting, Casino Apps in Ontario

One of the biggest online gaming companies has finally launched in Canada’s largest province. DraftKings officially went live in Ontario on Wednesday, six weeks after online gaming went live there. Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto, an Ontario native, signs autographs Friday before his team plays the host Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. Earlier […]

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21, Saturday May 2022

Play‘n GO returns to the farm for its new Animal Madness video slot

Some 17 months after premiering its Piggy Bank Farm video slot, Swedish online casino games developer Play‘n GO has returned to the farmyard for the theme of its new five-row Animal Madness innovation. The Stockholm-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that the fresh medium volatility title ‘does an amazing job of […]

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20, Friday May 2022

Minnesota Sports Betting Bill Progresses, But Legalization Odds Slim in 2022

Minnesota sports betting legislation advanced in a Senate committee this week. But with only days remaining before the state legislature is to adjourn for 2022, the odds are slim that gambling will be expanded this year. Minnesota Senator Roger Chamberlain speaks with the media regarding state taxes in February of 2020. The state lawmaker wants […]

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20, Friday May 2022

Pragmatic Play agrees commercial deal with VERSUS for Spanish market; launches new crime-themed video slot The Great Stick-Up

Following the launch of its third slot title of the month, Pragmatic Play has inked a content supply agreement with Spanish sports betting and online casino, VERSUS, with the new partnership further growing its presence in the southwestern European country. The collaboration will see the Orenes Group brand gain access to the multi-product content provider’s […]

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20, Friday May 2022

Crown Resorts Shareholders Approve Blackstone Takeover Bid

Crown Resorts shareholders are in favor of handing over the Australian casino operator to private equity firm The Blackstone Group. They voted today on the $6.6-billion scheme, overwhelmingly supporting the move. Crown Resorts’ Crown Perth at sunset. The sun may be setting on the current ownership of Crown Resorts, as shareholders approve Blackstone’s buyout bid. […]

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19, Thursday May 2022

Push Gaming expands upon “much-loved” series with new feature-packed Fat Banker video slot

Amid a flurry of activity over the past few months, Push Gaming has released the latest installment of its fan-favorite “Fat” series, with the 1920s-themed video slot Fat Banker now available network-wide in regulated markets. The B2B gaming supplier’s new game follows recent hits such as the vampire-inspired Nightfall and Fire Hopper. Here, players will travel […]

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19, Thursday May 2022

Canadian Casino Elderly Visitor Reports She Was Injured in Violent Robbery

A 71-year-old woman from British Columbia, Canada, recently reported a robbery in which a group of thugs knocked her down and stole several hundred dollars. It took place outside, near Casino Nanaimo, where she had used the ATM machine. Casino Nanaimo entrance, pictured above. A woman had used the ATM in the casino. She was […]

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18, Wednesday May 2022

New South Wales gaming regulator calling for higher iGaming fines

In Australia and the gaming regulator for the state of New South Wales has reportedly called on the government to begin slapping online sportsbetting firms with higher penalties for repeatedly breaking its rules on advertising. According to a report from The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, the plea from the New South Wales Independent Liquor and […]

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18, Wednesday May 2022

Dotty’s Casino Suspect Apprehended, Murder, Robbery Charges Possible

A man was caught in Southern California recently for the fatal running over of a Dotty’s casino manager in Spring Valley, Nev., Metro police revealed this week. The name of the suspect was not released as of Tuesday, but news reports say he could be charged with murder and robbery. Police tape blocks off the […]

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17, Tuesday May 2022

888 Holdings shareholders solidly approve William Hill takeover proposition

Shareholders in prominent online casino and sportsbook operator 888 Holdings reportedly overwhelmingly approved the deal yesterday that is to see the company acquire the non-American assets of British rival William Hill for approximately £585 million ($762.1 million). According to a Monday report from a source, entities controlling 99.73% of the London-listed giant’s shareholding voted in favor […]

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