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Best Casino Supplier Of The Year Goes To Betsoft Gaming

Ryan Knuppel |

After the second annual ceremony that happened in late May, Betsoft Gaming was awarded the Best Casino Supplier of the Year award by the Malta iGaming Excellence Awards, which is also known as MIGEA. There were more than a 20 types of awards of the ceremony, and the companies received them for their contribution to … Read More

A referendum For Sports Betting In California?

Ryan Knuppel |

One of the political consultants in the state of California reportedly started a campaign that could end up with a referendum about the possible legalization of sports betting. Whether the constitution of California should be altered or not – the voters will decide. According to Los Angeles Times, a person named Russell Lowery took the … Read More

Opposition In Japan Tries To Stop Casino Bill

Ryan Knuppel |

Officials of Japan have been debating a possible casino introduction to their country for more than half a year now. The lawmakers of this country are about to make history by allowing casinos in Japan, which will probably make Japan one of the best places to visit if you are a lover of casinos. There … Read More

A Casino In Atlantic City Not Allowed To Offer Sports Betting?

Ryan Knuppel |

What would you do if you were a millionaire who owns a sports club and a casino that offers sports betting and need to get rid of one? A Texas billionaire will soon have to make this difficult choice. Today is the day when the state Legislature finally votes on a long-awaited bill that authorizes … Read More

Casino Workers In Las Vegas On Strike Against Automation

Ryan Knuppel |

Las Vegas has always followed the latest trends when it comes to mixing technology with gambling, and this resulted in projects such as Tipsy Robot – a casino where cocktails are mixed by a robot arm, robots deliver drinks, etc. One thing that made many casino workers scared is that they could be easily replaced … Read More

MGM Purchases New York Casino For Approximately $605 Million

Ryan Knuppel |

MGM Resorts International has confirmed the purchase of a casino and horse racing track that are located just outside of New York. They bought it for about $605 million, thus helping the owners of this venue to be more present on the East Coast. The Rooney family, which are the current owners of the Empire … Read More

NetEnt Progressive Jackpot Awarded To A Swedish Player

Ryan Knuppel |

NetEnt’s video slots game called Mega Fortune, which is known for progressive jackpots that are currently the highest in the world of online casinos, gave another winner. This time it is a player from Sweden, and he managed to win a total amount of €3.7 million. Here is how he managed to do that. The … Read More

June 28th Marks the Debut Date For Atlantic City’s Additional Casino Properties

Ryan Knuppel |

Following weeks of speculations, Atlantic City is set to welcome Hard Rock International and Ocean Resort Casino into its preexisting casino line up. The two Casino franchise has set June 28th as their preferred launch date. However, both establishments are not new to the city. Ocean Resort Casino is taking up what was previously known … Read More

Ocean Resort Casino On Course To Bring Topgolf To Atlantic City

Ryan Knuppel |

One of the Atlantic City’s most luxurious and newest casinos, Ocean Resort casino, and one of the world’s sports entertainment leaders, Topgolf, are on course to bring the Topgolf Swing Suite, an amazingly well-known virtual golf game, to its biggest incarnation on the popular Boardwalk this summer. The casino’s Topgolf facility will have eleven golf-simulator … Read More

Supreme Court Decision Spurs Casino Push

Ryan Knuppel |

Unbeknownst to them, when the Supreme Court decided outlawing sports gambling in some states and not others was obviously unconstitutional, they inadvertently spiked Connecticut’s construction industry. Not only is every state in the union now dealing with how to legalize, regulate, secure, and tax sports gambling, they are being lobbied harder than ever for more … Read More

Las Vegas Casino Workers Strike On May, 22nd 2018

Ryan Knuppel |

Uncertainty glares over Las Vegas Casino bigwigs following the alleged May 22 Casino workers’ strike vote. The vote is set to determine whether or not a strike should commence in case their tabled arguments are not reached. This announcement comes after closed-door meetings held by the Casino Workers Unions earlier this week. The potential strike … Read More

MGM Resorts Set To Open Vegas-Style Casino In Massachusetts

Ryan Knuppel |

MGM Resorts is set to open a nearly $1 billion casino in Springfield, Massachusetts on August 24th according to the company’s latest press release. This state-of-the-art casino is expected to be the first Vegas-style casino in the state and will feature a massive 125,000 sq ft gaming floor, over 120 gaming tables, 2,550 slot machines, … Read More

Connecticut Lawmakers in Divide as the House Considers Gambling Expansion Bills

Legitimate Casino |

On Friday, May 4th, the Connecticut House of Representatives narrowly approved a bill that sanctions submission of casino proposals in Connecticut. Reportedly, the move could see MGM Resorts International spend roughly $675 million to bring a casino and entertainment complex to Bridgeport. At the same time, terminate a long-standing partnership between the State and the … Read More

Slot Machine Revenue Increases Slightly in April at Pennsylvania Casinos

Sadonna Price |

Slot machine total gross revenues have been posted by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board this week, with the state’s casinos seeing a slight increase in revenues earned for the month of April. The 12 operating casinos in the state reported a combined gross slot machine revenue of $206,178,528 which is 0.23% more than what was … Read More

Louisiana Gambling Legislation Moves Forward with Riverboat Casino Plans

Sadonna Price |

Senate Bill 316 is a piece of legislation that would allow casino riverboats in Louisiana move on to land, as well as address limitations that currently exist involving casino floors. On April 24th, the Senate voted in favor of the legislation 22 to 14, with the bill now moving on to the House for consideration. … Read More