News and information about the world of online casinos
News around the world of online and land based gambling.
In the world of gambling, there are online casinos and land based casinos that are presented to prospective players with detailed reviews and ratings. As is often the case, the various game options, their themes and features are described with detail, as well as methods of payment which relate to deposits and withdrawals. There is also mention of regulatory authorities that guarantee the safety of players, and advice on gambling addiction to allow players to take control of their wins and losses.
These are just a few of the factors that play a role in the world of casinos, but there is also daily news, because there are always changes in this dynamic market, or something happening that influences the development of the industry.
In this next section, you will find examples of news and other things happening in the industry that is changing the world of casinos every day.
2802.2023O que é Slots For Bingo e paga o mesmo?By Sophie Couard
Você já se deparou com um aplicativo móvel que promete dinheiro fácil através de jogos simples e slots? Com a crescente popularidade dos jogos de bingo online valendo dinheiro, temos visto novas variedades evoluir, tais como vídeo bingo e slots for bingo....
2007.2022Bitcoin vs Ethereum: which is the better choice for crypto-currency gambling?By Sophie Couard
One of the first decisions you will need to make if you decide to bet in crypto casinos is which option to bet with. Will you choose the globally popular Bitcoins? Perhaps you will favour its close rival, Ethereum? Knowing the differences between the two can help you get started and that's where...
2206.2022Blackjack or poker: which is better for me?By Sophie Couard
Poker is an exciting card game. It is a very famous game in casinos all over the world thanks to its technique, strategy, and the possibility of placing high stakes. It also has an aura of legend, fuelled to a large extent by movies and television. Blackjack is close behind in terms of popularity, although...
3105.2022What not to do when playing online casinoBy Sophie Couard
The world of online gambling is quite vast and is attracting an increasing number of players. With the revolution of virtual casinos, most internet users are now turning to roulette, slots and other games to satisfy their thirst for winnings. However, when venturing into this exciting world, many players...
2503.2022Top 5 best games like Book of RaBy Sophie Couard
Book of Ra from Novomatic has spawned many clones of the best parts of this very popular slot. Book of Ra is a medium to high volatility slot based on an ancient Egyptian theme. It was designed by Novomatic back in 2005 when it was originally released in land-based casinos. It was an instant success...
1903.2020NetEnt’s Community Jackpot System: Starburst PowerPotsBy Sophie Couard
NetEnt is bringing on a whole new concept to jackpot mechanics with their Starburst PowerPots community jackpot system. The way it works is that players collect tokens and contribute to a community progress bar that fills up until it a jackpot pays out. The jackpot is divided among the community,...
0903.2020SlotsMillion bonus code: up to 60% match depositBy Sophie Couard
SlotsMillion, the online casino with one of the most extensive collections of mobile slot games, is offering an exclusive bonus code to match any deposit of 60% up to £/€/$50. This code applies to every country where SlotsMillion is available. This promo code applies regardless of whether...
1702.2020Video game slots promise to change online gamblingBy Sophie Couard
This year marks a turning point in the history of slot games. Several developers are bringing video games into the world of slots. They’re doing it in several different ways, both in terms of gameplay and design. Most importantly: all of them are game-changing. And it’s only a matter of...
0802.2020FeedBACK Casino Wins Best Innovation at 2020 iGB Affiliate AwardsBy Sophie Couard
iGB Affiliate Awards: FeedBACK Casino’s comparator takes the prize for best innovation As you may remember from our previous post on the iGB Affiliate Awards, FeedBACK Casino was nominated in the Best Innovation category for our Comparator feature. And last night, we were surprised, thrilled...
2301.2020Best Booongo Games of December 2019: Top 5By Sophie Couard
Booongo's top 5 games of December 2019 were published this January. Booongo is a relatively young software provider that launched in 2015. It has offices in Taiwan, Curaçao and the Ukraine. They specialise in developing high-definition (HD) video slot machines. Their games use HTML5 technology...
1501.2020UKGC Credit Card Ban for Gambling ProductsBy Sophie Couard
UK Gambling Commission bans credit card payments The United Kingdom Gambling Commission (UKGC) ban on credit cards as payment for gambling products goes into effect on 14 April 2020. The UKGC credit card ban will apply to both online and offline gambling products, except non-remote lotteries. The...
3012.2019FeedBACK Casino Nominated for 2020 iGB Affiliate AwardsBy Sophie Couard
We are proud to announce that FeedBACK Casino has been shortlisted for the Best Innovation category in the 2020 iGamingBusiness (iGB) Affiliate Awards. First of all, we want to thank the judging panel for taking us into consideration. This is a big deal for us, and just making the list is...
2810.2019Mega Moolah Jackpot statistics and record payouts historyBy Sophie Couard
Mega Moolah from Microgaming is a record-breaking progressive jackpot game. If we had to name one progressive jackpot slot above all others as the most popular of all time, then Mega Moolah would definitely be it! It is the product of Microgaming, a South African developer, and has...
2310.2019Decline in Swiss gambling confirmed by latest studyBy Sophie Couard
A recent study suggested a declining trend in gambling amongst Swiss players. According to the most recent official study, 2017 saw a decline in Swiss gambling. This study was commissioned jointly by the Inter-Cantonal Lotteries and Betting Commission, also known as Comlot, and the Eidgenössische...
2210.2019Top 5 best Halloween slots 2019By Sophie Couard
With the end of October fast approaching, we always look forward to seeing the latest Halloween themed games to play. With the success of our Top 5 best Book of Ra clones blog back in September, we thought it would be entertaining to come up with a blog of the best Halloween slots for 2019. What...
1010.2019Slot sales decrease in Canada and the United States by 5.6%By Sophie Couard
A study showed that slot machine unit sales declined by 5.6% in the second quarter of 2019. Eilers & Krejcik Gaming recently published a gaming report concerning Q2 2019. In it, a decline in slot machine unit sales in Canada and the United States was noted. We'll take a look at this story...
2309.2019Dress code casino: which outfit to choose when you go to play?By Sophie Couard
The dress code of a casino is an important consideration before a visit. If you have never been to a land-based casino, it can be quite intimidating to decide how to dress the part. Should you wear formal attire, perhaps with a suit and tie or maybe an elegant dress? Dress casino code: the...
1709.2019Moneyval calls on Malta to step up efforts against money launderingBy Sophie Couard
It seems that Malta has made headlines after a critical Moneyval report to the Council of Europe concerning AML controls. Malta has made international headlines for all the wrong reasons. This is because the council of Europe (COE) has published a report which has called for the tiny EU member to...
0409.2019CFMJ and Comlot publish lists of online casinos blocked from operating in SwitzerlandBy Sophie Couard
The CFMJ in Switzerland has published a Switzerland list of 39 banned online casino domains. Although countries such as Cambodia and the Philippines have gone through extraordinary lengths to clamp down on online gambling, most countries do not take such Draconian measures. However, online casino...
2208.2019Cambodia and the Philippines to stop issuing new online gambling licensesBy Sophie Couard
China has mounted pressure on Cambodia and the Philippines to halt online gambling licenses. While some countries such as the Netherlands are going the way of liberalizing the online gambling market, there are some going in the opposite direction. We've seen exactly this in the last few days in...
There are always huge wins from progressive jackpots
There is a theme that always makes players dream: to win a lot of money in a casino. The good news is that this happens quite often. That's why we regularly report on progressive jackpots or big winnings on slot games, video poker or table games.
New bonuses and promotions
In order to attract new players or to make existing players happy, the casinos organize special promotions and constantly offers new ones. For this reason, we report on new bonuses in on-line casinos, as well as special promotions, which apply for a certain time period.
News about companies and regulators
The casino industry is also characterized by partnerships between companies or changes in the regulatory landscape. We report about what’s making news in the industry as well as new laws and regulations that govern it worldwide.
News about online and land based casinos
All in all, you can find everything about the events that happen in the world of online and land based casinos.