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    • 15 February 2019

      Queen's Day Tilt Online Slot Launching by Play'N Go

      There's no doubt that the first four to six weeks of the new year is what sets the tone for the next 11 months for any online slot developer. While not all software providers act like they know this, many do, and Play'N Go takes this time of year and this concept as a whole very seriously. That's why we're seeing lots of new releases from them right now, and that list includes the new Queen's Day Tilt online slot. What to Expect From This New Release

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    • 15 February 2019

      Evolution Gaming Signs New Jersey Deal With DraftKings

      Any new deal that adds games to what's available in any of the US states that allow online gambling will be important because the market is still pretty fresh. More live dealer games are coming soon from Evolution Gaming as the result of a recent deal that has them partnering up with DraftKings in New Jersey. DraftKings Expands Into Sports Betting DraftKings, generally known for their fantasy sports product in eight countries, launched a sportsbook in New Jersey back in August.

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    • 13 February 2019

      New Virtual Reality Sprinkle Online Slot Unveiled by Evoplay

      Innovations in the online slot industry haven't been the most plentiful over the past decade. While we've seen the level of graphics and presentation improve, and while we've seen some new ideas for features, things have mostly stayed about the same when it comes to the fundamental gameplay involved.

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    • 11 February 2019

      Play'n Go Launches New Wind Falls Video Slot

      Play'n Go is no stranger to coming out with frequent releases, and their most recent title comes by way of Wind Falls. The basics of this game were announced a while back, and players have finally gotten to jump in on the action in this exciting slot with some innovative concepts tied into its feature set. What Wind Falls Brings to the Table The first thing you'll notice when you open up this game is that there's a waterfall that drops off just above the top of the reels.

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    • 11 February 2019

      Online Casino Wazamba's Upcoming Launch Announced

      New online casinos are always exciting to hear about for players, and now there's another name to get excited about. This comes with the announcement of the launch of the online casino Wazamba, and they're looking like they could have quite a bit to offer players when it comes to software and game selection. A Wide Variety of Titles to Choose From

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    • 08 February 2019

      iSoftBet Debuts New 'In-Game' Gamification Tool and Platform

      iSoftBet is known primarily for their high-end online slots and the fact that they have games at a ton of solid online casinos thanks to their distribution deal with the Microgaming Quickfire platform. However, they also have their own software called the GAP or Gaming Aggregation Platform, and they've added a tool to that platform that will allow for a high level of customizable experiences by operators. Introducing 'In-Game'

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    • 08 February 2019

      Wazdan's Great Book of Magic Deluxe Slot Pays Out €90k Win

      Big payouts are always something that players are looking for, especially in the online slots sector. A lucky player at the online casino Svenbet recently took down a pretty sizable win streak on the Great Book of Magic Deluxe slot, a title produced by Wazdan, and that's gotten the attention of a lot of players for obvious reasons. Details on the Win The actual payout for this prize in total was €90,775.02. Unlike many wins in the slot industry, this one didn't come from a single jackpot.

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    • 05 February 2019

      Microgaming's Progressive Slots Paid More Than €150 Million in 2018

      One of the things that Microgaming is most known for is its great selection of top-tier progressive slots. They have some other types of games with progressive jackpots mixed in, but it's the slots that make up the vast majority of the winnings. In 2018, their progressive jackpots paid out more than €150 million in total and set a world record along the way. Breaking Jackpot Records Mega Moolah previously held the world record for the largest online jackpot ever.

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    • 05 February 2019

      Kalamba Games Announces New Machina Slot Release

      The slots produced by Kalamba Games are known for incorporating fun mixes of atypical themes with high-level graphics and presentation. Their latest game is a great example of both of these ideas in play with the Machina video slot. With a larger layout than usual and lots of ways to get paid on every spin, it's an action-packed cyborg adventure just waiting to happen. MegaWays Format If you're familiar with titles produced by Big Time Gaming, then the layout of this game may seem familiar.

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    • 04 February 2019

      iSoftBet Announces Exciting Jumbo Stampede Slot Release

      iSoftBet is known for putting out lots of great games on a regular basis throughout the year, and one of their earliest titles of 2019 is the new Jumbo Stampede slot. This title offers an overwhelming amount of action and a fun African safari type of theme with a bit of a twist compared to other titles in the sub-genre. A Huge Format The first thing pretty much every player of this game is going to notice is that the format is huge.

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    • 04 February 2019

      Lucky Genesis Casino Winner Scores €10,500 Cash Splash Payout

      Taking down nice jackpots is always something that players can get behind, and a recent win at the flagship site of the Genesis Gaming brand, Genesis Casino, was the place to be with this jackpot. A prize worth €10,533.41 was had on the five-reel version of Cash Splash, a slot powered by Microgaming. Features and How This Win Happened

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    • 29 January 2019

      Pragmatic Play Showing Live Dealer Games at ICE Totally Gaming

      One of the more interesting sectors or sub-genres of the online casino world is that of the live dealer games. These games allow individuals to play with a real dealer in real-time games for some of the most popular table games ever offered. Pragmatic Play has announced that they are unveiling their own selection of games in this genre at the ICE Totally Gaming event from February 5 through February 7, 2018. Making Their Debut

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    • 29 January 2019

      Crypto Sandbox Framework Phase One Started by MGA

      The Malta Gaming Authority has started the first phase of their sandbox framework for crypto. This part of the project is expected to run for 10 months, and they will be accepting applications during this time. The applications are for what they're calling the usage of Distributed Ledger Technology Assets, which is another way of saying the blockchain technology that cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are based on. What to Expect During This Time

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    • 14 January 2019

      The Great Albini Slot Debuts From Microgaming Through Foxium

      If you like magic and you like slots, then Microgaming has something you're going to love with one of their first new slot releases for 2019. This is The Great Albini, and it's bringing the graphical appeal and the gameplay quality that combine to give you the level of play that you'd expect from a game developed by Foxium only for the Quickfire platform. Features and Other Goodies

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    • 14 January 2019

      New 2019 Play'n Go Slot Release Comes in the Form of Raging Rex

      Play'n Go is pretty well-known for being a company that likes to bring quality releases after quality releases, so it's not surprising that they would start off the new year with a really solid video slot. The new Raging Rex game is the first title they've let loose with in 2019, and there's a lot going on with it. Things to Look Forward To First thing's first: You're going to have 4,096 ways to get a win on each and every spin.

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    • 13 January 2019

      Play'n Go Launches Wild Falls Video Slot

      Play'n Go has decided to start off the new year with a very strong new release. This comes in the form of the Wild Falls video slot, a game that has a ton of action that centers around a set of wild treasure chests that come over the edge of a waterfall with chances to land on each spin. This game will be available on January 24, 2019. Wild-driven Bonus Features

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    • 13 January 2019

      Ezugi Purchase by Evolution Gaming is Complete

      Evolution Gaming is very clearly the number one live dealer casino games provider in the world, and there has been a lot of talk of them buying out Ezugi for a while. Ezugi is an important competitor, and it's become apparent that this deal to purchase them has finally come through and is finalized. Details on This Sizable Deal A cash amount has been decided on for the purchase and has largely been carried out already.

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    • 09 January 2019

      United Kingdom License Awarded to Red Rake Gaming

      A license in the United Kingdom is one of the most important things that a casino software company can have. They are known for being one of the strictest jurisdictions out there, and they hold developers and operators accountable on a level like virtually no other. This is why it's such a big deal that Red Rake Gaming has received their license to operated in the UK. Batches of Games

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    • 09 January 2019

      Microgaming Announces New Upcoming Lara Croft Slot

      Licensing agreements with the owners of real-world brands that are already well-established can go a long way for online slot producers like Microgaming. However, they have taken this even further with the announcement that they have reached the 15-year mark in their agreement with Square Enix to use the Lara Croft and Tomb Raider brands. To celebrate, naturally, they have announced that a new slot in the series will be coming up later this year. What We Know About This Upcoming Game

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    • 30 December 2018

      Play'n Go Announces Release of New Raging Rex Slot

      It's official that the end of 2018 is here, but Play'n Go decided to get in one last release before the new year officially comes around. This comes in the form of the Raging Rex online slot, a game that is definitely bringing a whole lot of action. Built for Exciting Play Your initial look at this title will show you that it's much bigger than what you're probably used to with a whooping six reels, four rows and 4,096 ways to get paid on every single turn. You can wager as little as $0.

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    • 30 December 2018

      Gambling Taxes in Italy See Big Jump, Playtech's Earnings Fall

      The taxes that gambling operators and software companies have to pay in a given jurisdiction are one of its biggest expenses. This means that even a relatively small shift in those rates can cause some major changes in what can be expected for business. This has recently been the case in Italy where their Senate has been working on a proposed budget for the following fiscal year, and this budget includes some unexpected increases to the taxes on gambling businesses.

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    • 23 December 2018

      Spanish License Application in for Gaming Innovation Group

      Gaming Innovation Group has announced their application for a license to operate in Spain. They're looking to make an entrance into the Spanish market in 2019 with this application, and there's very little doubt that it will be granted. This is a pretty significant move for the company as they expand and get their offering in front of new players. About the Spanish Market

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    • 23 December 2018

      Cherry AB Receives Eight Licenses for Swedish Online Gambling

      The Swedish Gambling Authority has been processing applications over the past several weeks for its upcoming regulated market that starts on January 1, 2019. This is a pretty big deal for online gambling in Europe as a whole, and Cherry AB has put themselves into a strong position with eight difference licenses being granted for operating brands within Sweden's borders in the new year as a part of this newly regulated jurisdiction. Size of the Swedish Market

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    • 17 December 2018

      MRG Receives Two Swedish Licenses for Evoke Gaming and Mr Green

      On January 1, 2019, the regulated online gambling jurisdiction in Sweden will be fully operational for the first time. As such, the awarding of licenses for the jurisdiction has been going on and has made a lot of news. MRG is the latest name to be included in that as they have been granted two licenses for the upcoming regulated market. One of those is tied to their Mr Green brand. What This Means for Evoke Gaming

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    • 17 December 2018

      LeoVegas Seeking Spain Market Entry for 2019

      To really expand in today's modern era of online casinos, companies have to enter various regulated markets. This gives them access to more players, but it also puts them in a position where they have to adhere to different sets of rules determined by different regulatory bodies. LeoVegas is looking to answer this challenge by applying for a license to operate in Spain with a target of the first quarter of 2019 for a launch date. Coming Off the Heels of the Swedish License

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    • 15 December 2018

      Spin Dizzy Slot Announced by Realistic Games

      Realistic Games is a company that's known for making slots that have strong visual and aesthetic values while simultaneously giving players a great degree of fun through their features and overall gameplay. The new Spin Dizzy video slot that they have announced the release of shows players these values once again. A Fantasy Forest Theme

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    • 15 December 2018

      Book of Oz Video Slot Released by Triple Edge Studios

      Triple Edge Studios is known right now for their agreement with Microgaming to provide exclusive content for the Quickfire platform, which is one of the most popular and most used platforms in the online casino world. Their latest title as a part of this deal is the Book of Oz video slot, and it's completely packed with features. What to Expect First off, this is a 10-payline video slot.

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    • 14 December 2018

      New Wild-o-Tron 3000 Slot Released by Net Entertainment

      With 2018 coming to an end, Net Entertainment is being sure to end on a strong note so that they have a ton of momentum heading into the new year. They're working on capping off this year with the release of their Wild-o-Tron 3000 video slot, a title that offers a fun theme and strong gameplay. Play Style and Features The theme of this game has different robots on the reels that always appear stacked in sets of threes for the head, torso and legs.

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    • 11 December 2018

      Fortune Factory Studios Launches Showdown Saloon Slot

      The exclusive content distribution deal between Fortune Factory Studios and Microgaming has the former producing high-quality slot content for the Quickfire platform. This gives them a tremendous level of distribution, and it gives Microgaming additional high-end content. This deal is the backdrop for the most recent Fortune Factory Studios title, and it's the Showdown Saloon slot with its Western-themed action. What This New Game Offers

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    • 11 December 2018

      Intertops Casino Offers $240k in Penguin's Treasure Contest

      The end of the year is winding down, and Intertops Casino is offering a way for you get a ton of value as you head into 2019. This is a part of their Penguin's Treasure Contest, a promotional event that's running on a weekly basis through January 28, 2019. This is a fun way for players to get paid for getting in on the action with games that they would have already been enjoying anyway. How to Get Paid in This Promotion

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