Gambling News Archives 2014

January 2014


All Slots Casino to Celebrate Success of Bring Vegas Home 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 »
InterDyn BMI Acquires Commerce Systems Group - 04 January 2014
Minneapolis, MN, January 03, 2014 --(PR.com)-- InterDyn BMI (InterDyn Business Microvar, Inc.) and Commerce Systems Group, two leading providers of Microsoft Dynamics business solutions are pleased to announce they are joining forces effective immediately.The acquisition of Commerce Systems Group by InterDyn BMI, whic - read more »
Jay Leno Headlines Grand Opening Celebrations at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs - 22 January 2014
WILKES-BARRE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs celebrated the grand opening of their new hotel and convention center January 18th - 20th with first-class entertainment. The weekend was headlined with a private 90-minute performance by stand-up comedian and late-night personality - read more »
Research and Markets: 2013 Chinese Gamers Study - 18 January 2014
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x75nmm/2013_chinese) has announced the addition of the "2013 Chinese Gamers Study" report to their offering. The in-depth research and analysis provided by '2013 Chinese Gamers Study' shows that Ch - read more »

February 2014


Monster scoop6 Will Go Over a £Million - 22 February 2014
MANCHESTER, England, February 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Great Grandmother Geraldine Hughes missing out on the huge GBP702,010 bonus at Haydock Park last Saturday the combined funds in the totescoop6 will soar over a million pounds this weekend. The bonus has not been won since the 31st August l - read more »
Casinos: America's New Senior Centers - 25 February 2014
NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Older Americans, once content with church bingo, are flocking to casinos to play the slots. Since the mid-1970s, the number of seniors visiting casinos has more than doubled, a rate surpassing other age groups. In 2012, more than half of people visiting a casino were - read more »
myVEGAS Celebrates Milestone of 2 Million Facebook Fans - 14 February 2014
BURLINGAME, Calif. & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PLAYSTUDIOS, a game development company focusing on free-to-play casino games, today announced a major milestone as its myVEGAS Facebook page reached the two million fan mark, a true indication of the brand’s successful consumer engagemen - read more »
GR88.com Favours Norway to Dominate Winter Olympics - 06 February 2014
6 February 2014, London, UK (Press Release) --- As the world prepares for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, GR88.com oddsmakers anticipate a tight battle for which country will take home the most medals.The United States is the current favourite to win the highest number of total medals at 1.99, though Norway (2.20) i - read more »

March 2014


Patriots of Poker Welcomes the Australian Online Poker League - 16 March 2014
Vienna, Austria, March 15, 2014 --(PR.com)-- PatriotsofPoker.com an internet poker room has launched a new online tournament series for the Australian Online Poker League located at www.australianonlinepokerleague.com in Sydney, Australia.PatriotsofPoker.com already has a recognized presence in the Australian online p - read more »
PutinBET.com works to replace Ukraine funding from Russia - 10 March 2014
10 March 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- Online casino and sportsbetting brand GR88.com 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 GR88.com states; “The world is getting crazier by t - read more »
Idle Gaming Goes All in on Social Casino Gaming, Launches Slots of Fun Hot on the Heels of Massive Success of Fresh Deck Poker - 19 March 2014
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Idle Gaming, the premium brand in social casino gaming and the company behind the hit social poker app Fresh Deck Poker, announced today that its hot new social casino game Slots of Fun is now available for free download in the Apple iTunes App Store and on - read more »
Public and Government Officials Invited to Address Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board at May 8th Public Hearing Concerning Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort Gaming License Application - 12 March 2014
HARRISBURG, Pa., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has begun accepting requests from citizens, public officials and community groups who wish to provide oral or written testimony regarding the joint venture application between Endeka Entertainment, L.P. and Penn National Ga - read more »

April 2014


Match 6 Lotto Jackpot-Winning Ticket Worth More Than $5 Million Sold in Montgomery County; Fourth-Largest Prize in Game History - 16 April 2014
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After an exciting jackpot run that began late last year, one jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth more than $5 million from the April 14 drawing was sold at Weis Markets, 25 W. Germantown Pike, Norristown, Montgomery County. It is the game's fourth-larges - read more »
LotteryHUB is Now the Official App of Powerball and Mega Millions - 02 April 2014
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shoutz, Inc. today announced a partnership which combines Mega Millions® and Powerball® in one official mobile app, LotteryHUB, serving the collective market of over 120 million Americans who play the lottery each month. This new agreement with Mega Mill - read more »
Pinnacle Entertainment launches enhanced mychoice® guest loyalty program at all 14 casino locations - 25 April 2014
LAS VEGAS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today announced it has expanded its enriched mychoice® guest loyalty program to all 14 casino properties offering even more extraordinary benefits. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http:// - read more »
Intertops Players are Rolling in Cash during the $120,000 'Easter Egg Roll' Casino Bonus Giveaway - 01 April 2014
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May 2014


Empire Rockefeller Vodka Wins Double Gold - Best Vodka - 13 May 2014
New York, NY, May 12, 2014 --(PR.com)-- TheFiftyBest.com Holds A Tasting of Imported VodkaTheFiftyBest.com rating the finest in wines and spirits, has once again shined its spotlight on vodka. The Fifty Best recently hosted an imported vodka tasting, where 31 contenders were evaluated for the distinguished “Best - read more »
GR88.com 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 GR88.com 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 »
GR88.com Backs Manchester City to Take Premier League Initiative - 01 May 2014
1 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- After the Premier League title race was blown wide open last week, GR88.com bookmakers are backing Manchester City to take advantage with a win at Everton.City manager Manuel Pellegrini knows his side will win the league with victories in their final three games, and they are 1 - read more »
Grande Vegas Casino Giving Free Spins on New Aladdin's Wishes Mobile Slot Game -- Mobile-Only Deposit Bonus This Weekend - 10 May 2014
Road Town, British Virgin Islands, May 09, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Grande Vegas Casino (http://www.grandevegascasino.com) has just added a new slot game to its mobile casino (m.grandevegascasino.com in the browser on a mobile device). Well known to online casino players, the new Aladdin’s Wishes mobile slot is a magic - read more »

June 2014


RakeTheRake Taking 10 Players to WSOP 2014 in Vegas - 09 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- 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 »
Boost Your Bottom Line with Better Payroll Metrics with Datavision - 21 June 2014
Miami, FL, June 20, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Datavision would like to announce an exciting new enhancement to the system – a new Payroll Metrics Suite.As many people know, payroll is often 40% to 50% of operating expenses at many hotels and resorts. If there is a tool to help reduce or control the payroll expense, it w - 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 --(PR.com)-- 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 (http://www.jackpotcapital.eu) to give a bonus and free spins for its football-themed slot game, Football Frenzy. Until the end of June play - read more »
Intertops Poker Players Win $10K GTD Tournament Tickets During World Cup Leaderboard Contest - 09 June 2014
St Johns, Antigua and Barbuda, June 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Olay, olay, olay, The Intertops Poker (http://poker.intertops.eu) World Cup Leaderboard contest is bringing football fever to the popular online poker room. Special poker tournaments beginning 90 minutes before each World Cup group game will award tickets to a - read more »

July 2014


A Grand Slam of Promotions from Grand Fortune Online Casino This August - 27 July 2014
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, July 26, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The casino presents players with exciting, themed promotions which create a more personalized gaming experience, bringing global events and special occasions to life while gamers enjoy their favorite casino games. Each bonus is specially designed to match one o - read more »
Jackpot Capital Casino Giving Away 20 Google Nexus Tablets; Perfect for Its Android-Friendly Mobile Casino Games - 26 July 2014
London, United Kingdom, July 25, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Every weekday until August 15th one randomly selected Jackpot Capital Casino player will win a Google Nexus tablet so they can enjoy the casino’s new mobile casino games. The popular online casino, known around the world for its amazing selection of games, will - 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 --(PR.com)-- 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 »
Mobile Casino is Making Waves at Grand Fortune Online Casino - 11 July 2014
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, July 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- With advancements in technology taking place almost every minute, it’s no surprise that Grand Fortune Online Casino have jumped on the bandwagon and introduced players to their ground-breaking mobile platform. Mobile Gaming is fast becoming the most prefe - read more »

August 2014


Is Las Vegas Getting Sportier? - 29 August 2014
When will Las Vegas get a pro sports team?  That's a question Las Vegans have been asking for years.  And they may soon have an answer, although it might not involve one of the sports they're accustomed to watching and cheering over.  As we previously reported, MGM Resorts is planning to build a - read more »
CORRECTING and REPLACING Foxwoods® Resort Casino Announces Partnership With Grandparents.com - 13 August 2014
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Third paragraph, second sentence of release dated August 11, 2014, should read: AGA members who sign up for the Foxwoods Rewards Program also will have access to Foxwoods Resort Casino’s online gaming site, play.foxwoods.com. (instead of AGA members who - read more »
PLAYSTUDIOS Teams with Konami Gaming to Bring Popular Casino Slot Game to myVEGAS Facebook App - 08 August 2014
BURLINGAME, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PLAYSTUDIOS, a game development company focusing on free-to-play casino games, today announced a partnership with Konami Gaming, Inc., a global leader in casino gaming and systems. The agreement establishes myVEGAS as a social and mobile channel for several K - read more »
Iao Kun Group Holding Company Limited Announces Rolling Chip Turnover of US$1.60 Billion for July 2014 - 05 August 2014
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Iao Kun Group Holding Company Limited (“IKGH”) (NASDAQ:IKGH), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promotion entities that act as VIP room gaming promoters and collaborator, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) fo - read more »