Gambling News Archives 2014

January 2014


Springbok Casino Introduces New 'Lucky 8' Asian-themed Slot Game for Chinese New Year -- Free Spins and Bonus Money Now Available to Try It - 15 January 2014
January 15, 2014 – South Africa (Press Release) – South Africa’s favourite online casino, Springbok Casino (http://www.springbokcasino.za) is celebrating Chinese New Year by introducing a new Asian-themed slot game called Lucky 8. A casino bonus up to R1500 and 15 free spins is available until the end of the month to - read more »
IntegerPoker 90 Day Milestone - 25 January 2014
Bristol, United Kingdom, January 24, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Just months ago IntegerPoker opened its doors and started accepting poker players from all around the world. The vision to build a trustworthy healthy online poker room with exciting promotions and tournaments is underway. Today marks 90 days since opening for bus - read more »
Bally Interactive Sponsors Fire & Ice 2014 - 13 January 2014
13 January 2014, London, UK (Press Release) - The organizers of Fire & Ice are pleased to announce Bally Interactive as a headline sponsor for its legendary annual gala. This year, on 5th February, at London's iconic Troxy Theatre, Bally Technologies’ Interactive division will treat customers to a magical night of - read more »
Empire Rockefeller: Premium Vodka of Las Vegas Motor Speedway - 18 January 2014
Freeport, NY, January 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Empire Rockefeller Vodka has joined Las Vegas Motor Speedway's family of official sponsors and products.Empire Rockefeller Vodka now is the Official Premium Vodka of Las Vegas Motor Speedway. A member of the Vintage Rockefeller Wine & Spirits Group, Empire Rockefelle - read more »

February 2014


IGT's DoubleDown Casino Brings TRANSFORMERS Battle for Cybertron to Mobile and Desktop - 25 February 2014
LAS VEGAS and SEATTLE, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in gaming systems technology, and DoubleDown Casino, the world's largest social casino, bring "more than meets the eye" to social games this month with the launch of the TRANSFORMERS Battle for Cybertron game - read more »
GR88.com Suggests a Little BJ or Love-themed Slots for Valentine’s Day -- 69% up to $69 Bonus Available Through February - 14 February 2014
14 February 2014, London, UK (Press Release) – It’s Valentine’s Day and GR88.com (http://www.gr88.com) knows that love is in the air. With that in mind, they’ve got a Valentine’s bonus offer that will put a smile on anyone’s face. All this month, GR88 players can receive a 69% Bonus up to $69 when they use code KISSME - read more »
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Greektown Holdings, L.L.C./ - 15 February 2014
In the news release, Greektown Holdings, L.L.C. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results, issued 14-Feb-2014 by Greektown Holdings, L.L.C. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that multiple updates have been made to the release. The complete, corrected release follows: Greektown Holdings, - read more »
Century Casinos Announces Contract Extension with Regent Seven Seas Cruises and Introduction of Fleet-Wide Jackpot System on board Regent Seven Seas Cruises and Oceania Cruises Vessels - 27 February 2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market® and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that the company and Regent Seven Seas Cruises signed an amendment to the casino concession agreement extending casino operations on board the Mariner, Navigator - read more »

March 2014


Cummins Allison Canada Introduces JetScan iFX Multi-Pocket Sorter Ticketing Solution - 10 March 2014
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cummins Allison, the leading innovator and provider of currency, cheque and coin handling solutions, today announced new JetScan iFX® i400 ticket-processing solutions for Canadian gaming properties. The uniquely configurable and compact JetSca - read more »
Grab Your Ticket to the World Series of Poker with 888poker.com! - 13 March 2014
GIBRALTAR, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online poker room, 888poker.com [http://www.888poker.com ] has become the first company to start running satellites to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Winners will receive an amazing $15,000 package which includ - read more »
Research and Markets: Digital Casinos - A Market Assessment and Outlook: 2013-14 Study Features Commentary from Leading Executives - 10 March 2014
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vn8jwc/digital_casinos) has announced the addition of the "Digital Casinos - A Market Assessment and Outlook" report to their offering. This report provides real insight and benefits to bookmakers, - read more »
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Launches Social Poker on Facebook Powered by Playsino - 15 March 2014
Dover, DE, March 14, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Dover Downs Hotel & Casino®, Delaware’s largest and most luxurious hotel and casino, has launched a casino sponsored social poker experience. The social poker game powered by Playsino on Facebook allows players to play poker against other players and win virtual ch - read more »

April 2014


Empire Resorts Announces Commencement of Rights Offering - 03 April 2014
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) (“Empire” or the “Company”) today announced that it has commenced a rights offering for approximate gross proceeds of $15,390,000. Empire has granted, at no charge to the holders of record of its common - read more »
Entertainment Gaming Asia’s Dolphin Subsidiary Receives $700,000 Reorder from Solaire Resort & Casino in the Philippines - 29 April 2014
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (NASDAQ: EGT) (“Entertainment Gaming Asia” or “the Company”), a gaming company focused on emerging gaming markets in Pan-Asia, today announced its Dolphin subsidiary has secured a major reorder to supply its gaming ch - read more »
IGT's Legendary Wheel of Fortune® Dishes Riches to a Lucky Player at Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA - 29 April 2014
LAS VEGAS, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IGT's (NYSE: IGT) legendary MegaJackpots® slot machine, Wheel of Fortune, created another millionaire! The lucky player, who wishes to remain anonymous, was caught by surprise with a life-changing $1,034,027.50 jackpot at Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA. http://ph - read more »
'Extra Loot' is New Way to Win in Jackpot Capital's $130,000 'Treasure Trove' Contest -- Double Points to Mobile Casino Players - 24 April 2014
April 23, 2014 – London, UK (Press Release) – Jackpot Capital Casino (http://www.jackpotcapital.eu) players are grabbing their compasses and treasure maps as they compete for $130,000 in prize money during the Treasure Trove scoreboard race.  Players automatically earn points when they play and every week top scor - read more »

May 2014


GR88.com launches $1,000,000 World Cup Prediction Contest - 21 May 2014
21 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) — GR88 is pleased to announce the launch of the hottest World Cup Contest online offering their players a shot at a massive $1 Million prize. With the World Cup just around the corner, the hype is building and all eyes will soon be on the teams, matches and rankings as things ge - 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 »
Midweek Freerolls & Weekend "Series 2014" Satellites Highlight This Week’s Tournament Schedule at Juicy Stakes Poker - 07 May 2014
London, United Kingdom, May 06, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Sometimes it can seem like a long time between weekends so Juicy Stakes Poker (http://www.juicystakes.eu) has added three midweek freeroll poker tournaments to help online poker players make it through the week. Then on Sunday the weekly Series 2014 Final will help ano - read more »
GR88.com 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 GR88.com 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


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 »
Ritz Grand Casino Offering Slot Play for Just One Cent Per Line - 26 June 2014
Sydney, Australia, June 25, 2014 --(PR.com)-- 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 --(PR.com)-- This Sunday Intertops Poker (http://poker.intertops.eu) 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 »
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 »

July 2014


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 (http://www.springbokcasino.co.za), 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 »
Canadian IT Worker Hits $169,072 Jackpot at Slotland Following First Mobile Casino Jackpot Win Earlier This Year - 11 July 2014
London, United Kingdom, July 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- A thirty-something Canadian IT professional is Slotland’s (http://www.slotland.eu) latest progressive jackpot winner after he won $169,072 playing the instant-play casino’s Tikal Treasure slot game. He joins a long list of jackpot winners since the casino& - read more »
Shon Brooks "Star Cigar" Sets Chart Records - Smoke Magazine - 17 July 2014
Long Island City, NY, July 16, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Lockwood Publications Inc. was incepted in 1872 and is the owner of Smoke Magazine. Their focus is on cigars and life's burning desires, featuring blind tasting reviews of premium cigars and interviews with cigar makers. The publication includes feature stories on c - read more »
Grand Fortune Online Casino Launches Their Incredible Flash Play Platform - 05 July 2014
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, July 04, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The casino offers members various platforms on which to enjoy their favorite Slot Games, Table Games and more. The desktop and mobile versions provide players with secure access to enjoy gaming at their convenience, and now Flash Play makes it even easier to st - read more »

August 2014


Lucky Club Casino Giving up to $250 Bonus to Play Hilarious 'Martian Mania' Slot - 26 August 2014
August 25, 2014, London, UK (Press Release) – It could be its great bonus features, or it could be that players just love the hilarious aliens in the new Martian Mania slot game at Lucky Club Casino (http://www.LuckyClub.eu). Either way, the metro-style online casino reports that the feature-rich game from Nuworks has - read more »
Jackpot Capital Casino Unleashes RTG's New Feature-loaded 'Megasaur' Slot with up to $100 Megabonus - 19 August 2014
August 19, 2014 – London, UK (Press Release) – The new Megasaur slot game – a sequel to RTG’s popular T-Rex game -- is loaded with features, and Jackpot Capital Casino (http://www.jackpotcapital.eu) is one of the first to have it. Until August 31 players can claim a megalithic 50% up to $100 casino bonus.“T-Rex is one - read more »
Affinity Gaming to Report Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Results on Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 08 August 2014
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Affinity Gaming today announced that it will report its second quarter 2014 results before the market opens on Thursday, August 14, 2014. The company will hold a conference call with investors and analysts at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (1:00 p.m. Eastern Time) on that - read more »
NFL Prop Bets Aplenty at Intertops Sportsbook as Seattle Seahawks Launch Title Defense - 27 August 2014
August 27, 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- The NFL season returns next week, and as fans around the world stock up on beer and hotdogs, Intertops Sportsbook is celebrating the occasion with a 20% kickoff bonus and $500 free bet.The 2014 season opens on September 4th when the Seattle Seahawks host the Green Bay Pack - read more »