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News 29-05-2020

NetEnt AB experiencing Street Fighter II: The World Warrior Slot troubles

Only a week after launching its Street Fighter II: The World Warrior Slot and Swedish online casino games developer NetEnt AB has now reportedly been forced to pull the five-reel video slot from circulation due to technical difficulties. According to a Thursday report from BigWinBoard.com, the five-line title is themed around one of the best-selling […]

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News 28-05-2020

Italian sportsbetting industry facing proposed 0.5% turnover tax

In Italy and the federal Chamber of Deputies has reportedly passed legislation that could require all licensed sportsbetting operators to pay an additional 0.5% tax on turnover so as to fund programs to help the nation in recovering from the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a Tuesday report from SBC News, the controversial […]

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News 27-05-2020

Nevada governor “ready to begin Phase 2 of reopening” starting Friday; gaming businesses on track to open June 4

After last week setting a target reopening date for the state’s gaming industry, in a statement Tuesday evening, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said Phase 2 of his “Roadmap to Recovery” plan will begin on Friday, May 29, paving the way for the Las Vegas Strip and other statewide gaming operations to reopen on June 4. […]

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News 26-05-2020

Minnesota tribal casinos starting to re-open following coronavirus shutdown

The many tribal casinos in the American state of Minnesota are reportedly starting to re-open after being forced to close from mid-March as part of a campaign to stop the spread of a coronavirus strain that has so far killed some 850 locals. According to a report from the Star Tribune newspaper, the rural Prairie’s […]

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News 26-05-2020

Play’n GO breaks the mould with new Charlie Chance in Hell to Pay video slot

A little over five weeks after premiering its Ring of Odin video slot and Swedish online casino games developer Play’n GO has now returned to announce the launch of its new three-reel and five-payline Charlie Chance in Hell to Pay innovation. The Vaxjo-headquartered innovator used an official Thursday press release to declare that its newest […]

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News 24-05-2020

Intertops Poker offering spins on new Quest to the West plus boosted prize pools in upcoming Wipeout Series

Top online gaming site Intertops Poker is staying busy these days, offering players plenty of special gaming action. Right now, the site has an offer for extra spins on the new Quest to the West online slot game by Betsoft Gaming. On top of that, the brand is providing boosted guaranteed prize pools for the […]

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News 23-05-2020

Pragmatic Play Limited turns up the heat with new Hot To Burn video slot

Maltese online casino games developer Pragmatic Play Limited is making good on its commitment to premiere at least three new video slots every month via this week’s launch of the new five-reel and five-payline Hot To Burn innovation. The Sliema-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to declare that its latest mobile-friendly release ‘send […]

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News 22-05-2020

William Hill and GVC Holdings expecting FOBT tax windfall

In the United Kingdom and prominent high street bookmakers William Hill and GVC Holdings are reportedly in line for a tax refund totalling around £350 million ($426.2 million) after a pair of their rivals prevailed in a legal battle concerning fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT). According to a Wednesday report from The Guardian newspaper, the impending […]

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News 21-05-2020

Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun to re-open from June 1

The two giant tribal casino resorts in the eastern American state of Connecticut have reportedly announced that they will be partially re-opening from June 1 after being temporarily shuttered some nine weeks ago in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Wednesday report from local television broadcaster WCVB-TV, the 1,563-room Mohegan Sun and […]

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News 20-05-2020

Bet365 coming to Colorado courtesy of Century Casinos Incorporated deal

American casino operator Century Casinos Incorporated has announced the signing of an agreement that is due to give British sportsbetting giant Bet365 access to the nascent online sports wagering market of Colorado. The Colorado Springs-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to detail that the ten-year arrangement will allow Bet365 to operate an own-branded […]

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