December 2013 News Article Archive

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Gold Series Strikes Again - 29 December 2013
Las Vegas, NV, December 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Rocket Gaming Systems® is pleased to announce that on December 26th, 2013 a lucky player was awarded a Gold Series top progressive prize of $1,052,563 while playing Rocket’s Golden Sapphire ® mechanical reel game. The win occurred at Seven Feathers Casino R - read more »

Online- Casino.de: Germany a Leader in Mobile Casino Growth! - 24 December 2013
HAMBURG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Latest market research figures have concluded that due to the industry experiencing massively accelerated growth over the last 3 years, Germany is now one of the world’s top markets for online and mobile casino gaming. Revenue from mobile casino gaming in - read more »

Local Businessman and Former UNLV, NBA Player, Jackie Robinson, Announces Plans for Strip Arena and Resort - 24 December 2013
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The $1.3 Billion privately-funded, All Net Arena and Resort (official name to be determined), is scheduled to break ground in spring of 2014 with a planned opening in December of 2016. The complex will be located on the Las Vegas strip, between SLS Las Vegas Hotel Cas - read more »

New 'Sugar Rush' at Crystal Spin Casino is a Sweet Christmas Treat - 23 December 2013
December 23, 2013 -- London, UK (Press Release) – Crystal Spin Casino has a sweet surprise for slots players this Christmas – its new Sugar Rush slot game, a 5-reel, 20-line video slot loaded with mouth watering candies.Players can bet from $.01 to $5.00 per line. Gingerbread Men are Wild. Three Cupcakes wins up to 900 - read more »

Juicy Stakes Offering Up to $300 Reload Bonus over Christmas Break -- Holiday Tournaments and $5000 Rake Races Continue - 23 December 2013
December 23, 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – Everyone could use a little extra cash this time of year so Juicy Stakes poker is giving players an up to $300 Christmas Reload Bonus. With daily Holiday Poker Tournaments and a Fast Fold Rake Race also in progress, it’s a busy month at the popular online poker room.Juicy - read more »

Slotastic! Transports Players to Middle Earth in New "Orc vs Elf" Slot Game – RTG's First 3D Game - 21 December 2013
London, United Kingdom, December 20, 2013 --(PR.com)-- This Christmas Slotastic Casino is transporting players to the magical world of Middle Earth with its amazing new Hobbit-inspired Orc vs Elf 3D slot game.To celebrate the launch of the epic new game Slotastic is doubling players’ deposits, up to $200. The co - read more »

iPad Air is First of Twelve Daily Prizes in Jackpot Capital Mobile Casino's Twelve Days of Christmas Giveaway - 20 December 2013
December 19, 2013 – Nicosia, Cyprus (Press Release) – Jackpot Capital Mobile Casino is celebrating the Twelve Days of Christmas by giving away iPads, Amazon Gift Cards, free spins and cash prizes. On the first day of Christmas they’ll give an iPad Air to one randomly chosen player enjoying mobile casino games that day. - read more »

Slotland's New 'Treasure Island' Slot Game Features Booty-Boosting Treasure Hunt Bonus Game - 20 December 2013
December 19, 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – Yo, ho, ho me hearties, Slotland (http://www.Slotland.eu) has just set sail with Treasure Island, a new pirate-themed slot game with a Treasure Hunt bonus game to boost winnings. Also available in a specially enhanced version for iPhones, the new Treasure Island is tied t - read more »

The European Lottery Guild Starts 2014 with 560 Million Euros Up For Grabs - 20 December 2013
20 December 2013, Zaandam, Netherlands (Press Release) -- The European Lottery Guild (ELG), world’s most trusted lottery agent, has announced that sales for the El Niño Spanish Lottery draw, held on January 6th, have commenced and 560 Million Euros is to be won. El Niño, a huge annual lottery event in Spain since 1763, - read more »

Grande Vegas Casino Introduces its First 3D Slot Game, the New 'Orc vs Elf' -- 100% deposit bonus available until December 25 - 20 December 2013
December 19, 2013 -- Road Town, British Virgin Islands (Press Release) – As the second movie in the Hobbit trilogy opens in 3D around the world this Christmas, Grande Vegas Casino (http://www.GrandeVegasCasino.com) introduces its first eye-popping 3D slot game, Orc vs Elf, inspired by the stories of Middle Earth.To mar - read more »

Slotastic! Transports Players to Middle Earth in New 'Orc vs Elf' 3D Slot Game from RTG -- $200 deposit bonus available until December 31 - 20 December 2013
December 20, 2013 (London, UK) – This Christmas Slotastic Casino is transporting players to the magical world of Middle Earth with its amazing new Hobbit-inspired Orc vs Elf 3D slot game.To celebrate the launch of the epic new game Slotastic is doubling players’ deposits, up to $200. The coupon code is VICTORY13 for th - read more »

Entertainment Gaming Asia Announces Update on Civil Action Complaint - 20 December 2013
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (NASDAQ: EGT) (“Entertainment Gaming Asia” or “the Company”), a leading gaming company focused on emerging gaming markets in Pan-Asia, today announced an update on a civil action complaint filed against the Company an - read more »

The European Lottery Guild Starts 2014 With Millions Up For Grabs - 20 December 2013
Zaandam, Netherlands, December 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- El Niño is a huge lottery event in Spain and has been ever since 1763, second only in size to the Christmas El Gordo Lottery, however, with a total prize pool of 560 Million Euros, it does attract massive amounts of interest. A spokesperson for ELG stated that, - read more »

Bally Technologies’ TITANIC Video Slot Game Sweeps Awards at Macao Gaming Show - 19 December 2013
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The romantic and feature-filled TITANIC™video slot from gaming technology innovator Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) (“Bally”) won awards in all four categories presented at the VIP Slot Room at the Macao Gaming Show last month. Bally - read more »

Research and Markets: Global Casino Management Systems (CMS) Market Report 2013-2018 - 19 December 2013
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/45z5qk/casino_management) has announced the addition of the "Global Casino Management Systems (CMS) Market Report 2013-2018" report to their offering. Today, casinos are no longer a place for gambl - read more »

€594,923 Winner at All Slots Casino on Caribbean Draw Poker - 18 December 2013
December 17, 2013, Ta Xbiex, Malta (Press Release) – For Matej B, Christmas has arrived early at All Slots Casino. He was playing €4 bets on Caribbean Draw Poker, a Gold Series progressive poker game, when suddenly, he was dealt following five cards: a 10, Jack, Queen, King and Ace of Hearts. A Royal Flush.Matej was in - read more »

Foxwoods Reports Uptick in Slot Revenue - 17 December 2013
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- November slot revenue at Foxwoods® Resort Casino was up 2.1 percent from a year ago, improving to $43.9 million from the $43.0 million reported last year. Handle for the month was $510.0 million, off 2.1 percent from the $521.0 million wagered in Novemb - read more »

Endemol Invests $13 Million in Social Casino Start-up Plumbee - 17 December 2013
LONDON & AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Endemol, the world’s largest independent producer of multiplatform entertainment, today announced it has invested $13 million in social casino gaming company Plumbee. The digital start-up’s existing investor, Idinvest Partners, also participated - read more »

iSoftBet Grows Branded Portfolio With Beverly Hills 90210 Slot - 16 December 2013
Fans of Beverly Hills 90210 are in for a treat, as iSoftBet has announced the release of a new branded slot based on the cult television series.Launched following an agreement with CBS Consumer Products, the new game gives players 243 different ways to win, and is available across a range of iSoftBet’s partner sites. - read more »

$2000 & $1500 GTD Double-Chance Deepstack NL Hold'em Tournies Highlight Holiday Tournament Series at Juicy Stakes -- $5000 Fast Fold Rake Races Continue until New Years - 16 December 2013
December 16, 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – A lot of players have extra time for poker between Christmas and New Years so Juicy Stakes online poker has scheduled 7 special tournaments over the holidays. The $1500 GTD Double-Chance Deepstack Hold’em Tourney the day after Christmas and the Holiday NL Hold'em $2000 G - read more »

Prizes Doubled for Liberty Slots Christmas Week Tournament, $15,000 Awarded This Month - 16 December 2013
December 16, 2013 -- London, UK (Press Release) – Liberty Slots is well known for its daily slots tournaments. This month the casino is offering players chances to win a total of $15,000 in cash during its Holiday Slots Tournaments. Daily tournaments continue until January 4th.Each week the top 15 players win cash priz - read more »

Twin River Worldwide Holdings to Acquire Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi - 16 December 2013
LINCOLN, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a move to geographically expand its gaming operations, Twin River Worldwide Holdings, parent company of Twin River Casino (www.twinriver.com) in Lincoln, Rhode Island, announced its intent to acquire the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi. The - read more »

Juicy Stakes Launches Speed Poker Game with $5000 Fast Fold Grand Prix - 12 December 2013
December 12, 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – Juicy Stakes online poker has just joined the speed poker revolution launching its new Fast Fold Poker. Fast Fold lets online poker players play more hands, and more games, and see more action than ever before. To get the new speed poker game off to a fast start, a two we - read more »

Christmas Came Early for Slotland's $182,782 "Ice Queen" Jackpot Winner - 12 December 2013
London, United Kingdom, December 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- One Slotland (http://www.slotland.eu) player just got an early Christmas present. Charles N. has won $182,782 playing the deluxe Ice Queen slot game. Fast cars and luxury travel might be tempting for some, but this jackpot winner says he plans to just enjoy the sm - read more »

Weather Report Forecasts a $210,000 'Bonus Blizzard' at Intertops Casino this Winter - 10 December 2013
December 10, 2013 -- St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – The Intertops Casino (http://casino.intertops.eu) weather report predicts a massive storm this winter – a Bonus Blizzard that will award nearly a quarter million dollars in casino bonuses. Intertops Casino players automatically earn leaderboard points when they - read more »

Christmas Came Early for Slotland's $182,782 'Ice Queen' Jackpot Winner - 09 December 2013
December 9, 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – One Slotland (http://www.slotland.eu) player just got an early Christmas present. Charles N. has won $182,782 playing the deluxe Ice Queen slot game. Fast cars and luxury travel might be tempting for some, but this jackpot winner says he plans to just enjoy the small thin - read more »

Treasure Bay Casino & Hotel Selects H2R Agency as Marketing Agency of Record - 09 December 2013
Denver, CO, December 08, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Treasure Bay Casino and Hotel has selected H2R Agency of Loveland, Colorado to be its marketing agency of record.“We hired H2R to help us execute our marketing strategy and refresh the creative look of our flagship property in Biloxi, and our other Caribbean casinos. Th - read more »

Juicy Stakes Online Poker Room Increases Rake Race Prize Pool to $20,000 - 08 December 2013
London, United Kingdom, December 07, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Juicy Stakes online poker (http://www.juicystakes.eu) is giving $20,000 to its top FPP collectors in its December Rake Race. Just by playing poker and casino games Juicy Stakes players earn Frequent Player Points and are automatically entered in the contest.The Ra - read more »

PCI Gaming Opening New Casino-Resort; Launches Campaign Targeting Atlanta - 06 December 2013
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PCI Gaming, operator of the new Wind Creek Wetumpka Casino-Hotel, has unveiled a major awareness campaign targeting Atlanta to support the opening of this new resort. The multi-channel effort includes unique and innovative interactive promotions and marketing elements a - read more »

Juicy Stakes Increases Rake Race Prize Pool to $20,000 - 05 December 2013
December 5, 2013, Curacao (Press Release) – Juicy Stakes online poker (http://www.juicystakes.eu) is giving $20,000 to its top FPP collectors in its December Rake Race. Just by playing poker and casino games Juicy Stakes players earn Frequent Player Points and are automatically entered in the contest. The Rake Race pr - read more »

Over $13,000 to be Won in WinADay Casino's December Slots Tournaments - 05 December 2013
5 December 2013, London, UK (Press Release) – WinADay Casino slots players love tournaments and this month they’ll be pocketing over $13,000 in prize money during the one-of-a-kind instant play casino’s December Slots Tournaments. Every day this month, players are winning prizes up to $100 each just by playing designat - read more »

Interactive Advent Calendar at GR88.com Reveals a New Casino Bonus Code Each Day - 05 December 2013
5 December 2013, London, UK (Press Release) -- GR88.com has just launched an interactive advent calendar that reveals a new bonus each day until Christmas. Hidden behind each date on the festive calendar are holiday casino bonuses up to 200%. The amount changes every day, though, when a new bonus and coupon code is re - read more »

Get Free Spins and Double Comp Points on 'Return of the Rudolph' Christmas Slot Game at Springbok Casino This Month - 04 December 2013
December 4, 2013 – South Africa (Press Release) – South Africa’s best online casino, Springbok Casino (http://www.springbokcasino.za) has several classic Christmas games but Return of the Rudolph is the runaway favorite with South African slots players. Santastic, which just launched last month, has also been popular. - read more »

Research and Markets: Casinos in Australia - 2013 Report Says Raising the Stakes: Competition from Casinos in Asia to shape the Industry''s Future - 04 December 2013
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lnmjxc/casinos_in) has announced the addition of the "Casinos in Australia" report to their offering. The Casinos industry includes revenue from table games (e.g. blackjack), gaming machines and as - read more »

Research and Markets: North American Gaming Almanac 2013/14 Edition - 04 December 2013
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ppqr3s/north_american) has announced the addition of the "North American Gaming Almanac 2013/14 Edition" report to their offering. The North American Gaming Almanac is a comprehensive guide to gami - read more »

Bally Technologies Announces Systems and Interactive Agreements with SLS Hotel & Casino - 04 December 2013
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, table game products, casino-management, interactive applications, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, today announced SLS Hotel & Casino, the ne - read more »

All Slots Casino to Extend Successful ‘Bring Vegas Home’ Promotion - 03 December 2013
2 December 2013, Ta Xbiex, Malta (Press Release) – Following a successful first month, All Slots Casino has announced that it will be extending its ‘Bring Vegas Home’ promotion until 16 December.Since the beginning of November, All Slots Casino’s ‘Bring Vegas Home’ promotion has been helping players everywhere to exper - read more »

Basketball and Black Magic Combine in $100,000 Run of Good Luck that Earns Player Diamond VIP Status at Liberty Slots Casino - 03 December 2013
December 3, 2013 -- London, UK (Press Release) – An afternoon of basketball and a little black magic turned into a $100,000 winning spree for a Liberty Slots (http://www.LibertySlots.eu) player who earned Diamond VIP status when several massive wins earned him over a million comp points.“It’s just one of those things y - read more »

0% Commission on Soccer at Matchbook - 03 December 2013
3 December 2013, Cork, Ireland (Press Release) - Matchbook continue to build on their recent momentum with the announcement of a 4 month commission free period, across all soccer markets. The campaign is live from December and is open to both new & existing customers, across web & mobile platforms. The off - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Leveraged Finance Conference - 03 December 2013
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mario C. Kontomerkos, Chief Financial Officer of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will present on behalf of the Authority at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Leveraged Finance Conference on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at the Boca R - read more »

Sweet 16! Wizard World Comic Con Adds Reno, Nevada, As Sixteenth Event On 2014 Schedule, November 21-23, At Reno-Sparks Convention Center - 03 December 2013
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD), the world's largest pop culture convention series, today announced the addition of Reno, Nev., to the 2014 calendar of its already largest Comic Con Tour. Wizard World Reno Comic Con, slated for November 21-23 at the Reno-Sparks - read more »

Secret Santa Video Slot Live at Lucky247 This December - 03 December 2013
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With festivities under way in preparation for the end of the year, and for many the holiday season, this new online slot from Microgaming is a perfect fit. Launching early December, Lucky247 Casino is excited to welcome the Secret Santa video slot to the gaming fam - read more »

SportsData is Acquired by International Data Company Sportradar - 03 December 2013
MINNEAPOLIS & ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SportsData, the fastest-growing sports data company in the U.S., is pleased to announce its acquisition by Sportradar, one of the world’s leading suppliers of real-time sports solutions. The joining of the two companies forms a global lead - read more »

Anyone Can Win in $135,000 Christmas Casino Bonus Giveaway at Jackpot Capital Casino - 02 December 2013
December 2, 2013– London, UK (Press Release) – Jackpot Capital Casino (http://www.jackpotcapital.eu) players are helping a Harley-riding Santa find his Christmas spirit this month – and winning $30,000 in weekly prizes in the process. The online casino, popular with players around the world, will give away a total of - read more »