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.

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    03.2020
    NetEnt’s Community Jackpot System: Starburst PowerPots
    By 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,...

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    03.2020
    SlotsMillion bonus code: up to 60% match deposit
    By 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...

  • 17
    02.2020
    Video game slots promise to change online gambling
    By 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...

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    02.2020
    FeedBACK Casino Wins Best Innovation at 2020 iGB Affiliate Awards
    By 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...

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    01.2020
    Best Booongo Games of December 2019: Top 5
    By 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...

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    01.2020
    UKGC Credit Card Ban for Gambling Products
    By 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...

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    12.2019
    FeedBACK Casino Nominated for 2020 iGB Affiliate Awards
    By 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...

  • 05
    12.2019
    Stakelogic Granted British License by UK Gambling Commission
    By Sophie Couard

    Slots developer Stakelogic has received a fresh supplier license from the UK Gambling Commission. Stakelogic's full catalogue will now be available for online games operators in Great Britain. The supplier already has partnerships set up with online gambling brands, which will make...

  • 28
    10.2019
    Mega Moolah Jackpot statistics and record payouts history
    By 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...

  • 23
    10.2019
    Decline in Swiss gambling confirmed by latest study
    By 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...

  • 22
    10.2019
    Top 5 best Halloween slots 2019
    By 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...

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    10.2019
    Slot 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...

  • 23
    09.2019
    Dress 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...

  • 17
    09.2019
    Moneyval calls on Malta to step up efforts against money laundering
    By 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...

  • 04
    09.2019
    CFMJ and Comlot publish lists of online casinos blocked from operating in Switzerland
    By 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...

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    09.2019
    Top 5 best Book of Ra clones
    By 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...

  • 22
    08.2019
    Cambodia and the Philippines to stop issuing new online gambling licenses
    By 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...

  • 26
    07.2019
    Loot Boxes fail to meet the definition of Gambling according to the UKGC
    By Sophie Couard

    The UKGC has stated that loot boxes do not meet the legal definition of gambling. The question of whether loot boxes are a form of gambling has been going on since at least the end of 2017. This was when Electronic Arts was accused of adopting characteristics of casino games into some of their video...

  • 19
    07.2019
    Top 5 of the most unusual casinos in the world
    By Sophie Couard

    If you've been following our blog religiously since late 2017, then you might recall that in September of that year we decided to have a little bit of fun by presenting you with what we thought were the most beautiful casinos in the world. I've had the good fortune to be able to visit many gambling...

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    07.2019
    Failure to protect problem gamblers and prevent money laundering leads to record £19.7 million in fines
    By Sophie Couard

    In 2018 the UK Gambling Commission imposed £19.7 million in fines against nine operators. It doesn't seem to matter who the regulator was in 2018 - it was a busy year! In July, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) reported on the number of fines, breaches, reprimands, licence cancellations and...

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