Gambling News Archives 2014

January 2014

RakeTheRake’s 10,000 Facebook Likes WSOP Freeroll - 18 January 2014
Boston, MA, January 16, 2014 --( Last year, RakeTheRake – the internet’s leading online poker rakeback provider – gained over 10,000 Likes on their facebook page. To celebrate this milestone, they’re holding a freeroll at PokerStars on Saturday 25th January, where the winner will recei - read more » Provides a Red-Hot Money Back Deal as the Australian Open Heats Up - 20 January 2014
20 January 2014, London, UK (Press Release) – The action is heating up at the Australian Open, and has a scorching money-back promotion on offer as temperatures top 40C.With the Aussie Open Money Back Love Promo you can make sure you’re not left deflated if the player you pick loses in an epic encounter. Whene - read more »
All Slots Casino to Celebrate Success of Vegas Promotion With Huge 200% First Deposit Bonus - 07 January 2014
7 January 2014, Ta Xbiex, Malta (Press Release) – All Slots Casino’s Bring Vegas Home Promotion was one of the success stories of 2013, with tens of thousands of players taking advantage of the £33 free offer.While the offer has ended, players who signed up during the promotional period but did not deposit can still ta - read more »
GR88 Casino Adds 19 Premium Slots and Table Games from Play'nGO Including "Energooz" - New Years Bonuses Still Available - 25 January 2014
London, United Kingdom, January 24, 2014 --( GR88 Casino ( has just added 19 unique new slots and table games from Play’nGO to its already huge selection of Microgaming games. Until the end of the month, players can get free cash to try the new games by claiming their New Year’ - read more »

February 2014

Big Fish One of the World's Largest Publishers of Mobile Games, Surpassing More Than 400 Unique Mobile Games - 14 February 2014
SEATTLE, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Fish, the world's largest producer of casual games, has secured its place as one of the world's largest publishers of mobile games. Surpassing 400 unique mobile games on the market, Big Fish games have entertained millions on both iOS and Android devices. The company just ann - read more »
888poker's Jake Balsiger 3rd Place in 2014 Aussie Millions Main Event - 15 February 2014
GIBRALTAR, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team888 Ambassador and Poker pro Jacob "Jake" Balsiger finished in third place in the Aussie Million's Poker Championship's flagship Main Event in the wee hours of Monday morning. (Photo: ) Ou - read more »
IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Deliver Good Fortune to Three Lucky Players Who Won Millions - 27 February 2014
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The last two weeks were downright lucky for fans of gaming entertainment leader, IGT (NYSE: IGT) and its legacy slot series, Wheel of Fortune®. On Feb. 11, 2014, the gaming giant awarded $1,586,808.96 on a Wheel of Fortune Double Diamonds progressive slot at L'Auberge Cas - read more »
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LONDON, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway fans - how would you like go to the actual show and meet Ant & Dec! This exciting offer is just one of many great player promotions as the U.K's leading online Bingo brand, celebrates ent - read more »

March 2014

Gaming Club Casino: New Online Casino Game Soars to New Heights - 14 March 2014
VALLETTA, Malta--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This month at Gaming Club Casino sees the release of Untamed - Crowned Eagle Online Video Slots. This is the fourth instalment in the Untamed series and to date sports the best graphics and sounds. The Untamed series of online slots games are popular for introdu - read more »
Empire Resorts Participates in Meetings Held by EPR Properties Announcing Their New Four-Season Resort Planned for Sullivan County and Presentation Available to the Public - 14 March 2014
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire”) is participating in meetings held by EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) (“EPR”) today in which EPR will present an overview of their new four-season destination resort planned in Sullivan County, New Y - read more »
IGT's Megabucks Delivers A Mega, $1.1 Million Jackpot To One Lucky Player At Mohegan Sun - 12 March 2014
LAS VEGAS, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Mega" was the prevailing theme, when one lucky player hit a mega-sized $1,137,006.44 jackpot on global gaming entertainment leader, IGT's (NYSE: IGT) famed MegaJackpots® game, Megabucks® $1 Spinning Reel - Double 3x4x5x Times Pay® at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, - read more » works to replace Ukraine funding from Russia - 10 March 2014
10 March 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- Online casino and sportsbetting brand has launched a groundbreaking new series of promotions that will be tied directly to the world’s craziest events.International Brand Guru ‘Charles Exeter’ speaking on behalf of states; “The world is getting crazier by t - read more »

April 2014

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Commences Consent Solicitation to Amend 9.75% Senior Notes Indenture and Tender Offer for Its 11% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2018 and Related Consent Solicitation - 23 April 2014
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, announced today that it has commenced a solicitation of consents (the “9.75% Notes Consent Solicitation”) to amend (the “9.75% Notes Proposed Amendment”) the indenture (the “9.75% - read more »
Millionaire Raffle Now on Sale for July 5 Drawing - 26 April 2014
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ticket sales began today for the spring/summer edition of Millionaire Raffle, offering the Pennsylvania Lottery's best odds of winning a $1 million prize. This popular game features 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million. Each $20 ticket offers a 1-in- - read more »
Empire Resorts, Inc. Announces That Town of Thompson Board Passes Resolution in Support of MRMI’s Application for a Destination Gaming Resort License at Adelaar Resort in Sullivan County - 03 April 2014
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Last night the Town of Thompson Board (“Thompson Board”) voted in favor of supporting Monticello Raceway Management, Inc.’s (“MRMI”) application to the New York State Gaming Facility Location Board (“Siting Board”) for a desti - read more »
Duetto Announces A GameChanger - 17 April 2014
LAS VEGAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duetto, the market leader in software-as-a-service revenue strategy solutions, unveiled GameChanger, a new web-based application developed exclusively for casino hotels. Staffing a team of highly experienced gaming professionals at its Las Vegas office, Duetto aims to - read more »

May 2014

Andy Warhol’s Prized 1974 Silver Shadow Rolls Royce Up for Auction on eBay Motors - 21 May 2014
Wilkes Barre, PA, May 20, 2014 --( Andy Warhol is considered the leading artist of the 20th Century and the figurehead of the Pop Art movement. Warhol was extraordinarily successful mixing his artistic talent with commercial success.During his most commercial period, Warhol decided to buy himself the most lux - read more » Expects Manchester City to Clinch Premier League Title - 08 May 2014
8 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- One of the most exciting Premier League seasons draws to an end on Sunday, and bookmakers are backing Manchester City to end the campaign as champions of England.The 2012 winners go into their home game with West Ham knowing they can seal a fourth league title in their - read more »
Juicy Stakes Poker Celebrates America’s Memorial Day with Extra Freeroll and GTD Tournaments -- Series 2014 Satellites Continue - 22 May 2014
May 22, 2014, London, UK (Press Release) – Online poker tournaments are a great way to win big prize money risking only the tournament entry fee, so it’s no wonder they’re so popular at Juicy Stakes Poker ( satisfy its players’ appetite for char-broiled tournament play this Memorial Day wee - read more » Backs Real Madrid for Champions League Glory - 22 May 2014
22 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- This year's Champions League has thrown up a final between two teams from the same city for the first time ever, and is backing Real Madrid to get the better of rivals Atlético.Real are 1.41 favourites to lift the trophy and 1.91 to win the match in 90 minutes. Atléti - read more »

June 2014

RakeTheRake Taking 10 Players to WSOP 2014 in Vegas - 09 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 08, 2014 --( RakeTheRake, the leading online poker rakeback affiliate, ran a huge promotion where poker players were offered the chance to win event seats for the World Series of Poker by raking as little as $1,999. On Saturday 14th June, ten confirmed players will be going to Veg - read more »
Jackpot Capital Casino Gives Free Spins and Casino Bonuses for Soccer-Themed Football Frenzy Slot - 20 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 19, 2014 --( The whole world is caught up in the excitement of World Cup in Brazil this month so it’s a great time for Jackpot Capital ( to give a bonus and free spins for its football-themed slot game, Football Frenzy. Until the end of June play - read more »
Ritz Grand Casino Offering Slot Play for Just One Cent Per Line - 26 June 2014
Sydney, Australia, June 25, 2014 --( After a long day at work, many individuals just want to sit back and put their legs up. When it comes to relaxation and entertainment at the same time, there are many advantages to trying one's luck at an exclusive internet casino that accepts Bitcoin payments. With th - read more »
Second Intertops Poker Player to Win €1500 CAPT Velden Prize Package in Tournament This Sunday - 08 June 2014
St Johns, Antigua and Barbuda, June 07, 2014 --( This Sunday Intertops Poker ( will award the second of two tournament prize packages sending players to CAPT Velden, part of the Casinos Austria Poker Tour. The €1500 prize which includes €500 and €300 side event buy- - read more »

July 2014

Jackpot Capital's 'What Happens in Vegas' $162,500 Casino Bonus Giveaway Continues - 04 July 2014
July 3, 2014 – Jackpot Capital Casino ( is giving away $162,500 in free casino bonuses during its What Happens in Vegas promotion and the best news is that everyone can qualify for weekly bonuses, both casual and frequent players.What happens in Vegas happens every day at Jackpot Capital Ca - read more »
Excel Affiliates Adds Probability Powered Fruity King Mobile Casino Brand to Its Affiliate Network - 26 July 2014
London, United Kingdom, July 25, 2014 --( Newly launched mobile casino brand, Fruity King has chosen Excel Affiliates to launch and manage its affiliate programme. Launched in July 2014, Fruity King is a mobile casino powered by Probability, a Gtech company.Fruity King has more than 22 slot games along with B - read more »
South Africa's Springbok Casino Features Top Paying Slot, Aladdin's Wishes, as July Game of the Month - 04 July 2014
July 3, 2014 – Aladdin’s Lamp has been one of the most popular slots at Springbok Casino (, especially since it was added to the new mobile casino last month, so it’s no surprise that it’s also the South African casino’s top paying slot game lately. Aladdin’s Lamp will be extra popular - read more »
World Famous Michigander Ron Finch Invites All Motorcycle and Car Enthusiasts to Join a 3 Day Weekend Road-Trip This August Called the Michigan Gumball Rally - 02 July 2014
Detroit, MI, July 01, 2014 --( This is your chance to take a 3 day road trip and party with Ron Finch all weekend! August 22, 23, 24 2014.It is officially announced that legendary motorcycle builder Ron Finch will join the 4th annual Michigan Gumball Rally on a 1000+ mile, 3 day road trip in his customized Do - read more »

August 2014

Foxwoods Reports July Slot Revenue - 16 August 2014
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods® Resort Casino today reported slot revenue of $44.3 million for the month of July. This figure is down 8.9 percent compared to $48.7 million in July of 2013. Handle for the month was $532.2 million, down 7.0 percent from the $572.3 million wage - read more »
Bally Technologies to Report its Fiscal 2014 Results on Wednesday, August 27 - 08 August 2014
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 it will present its fiscal 2014 resu - read more »
Research and Markets: Global Packaged Console Gaming Market 2014-2018: Home Console Games and Handheld Console Games - 15 August 2014
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Packaged Console Gaming Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. A video game is an electronic game that comprises a display dev - read more »
Scientific Games and Bally Announce Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period - 21 August 2014
NEW YORK & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) (“Scientific Games”) and Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) (“Bally”) today announced that the companies received notice of early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Ro - read more »