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Gaming Realms partners Relax Gaming for Slingo Money Train launch

London-listed developer Gaming Realms has teamed up with Relax Gaming to launch a new Slingo Money Train slot game.

The game’s release follows a licensing agreement between the parties last year.

In the game, every Slingo created progresses players up an incrementally increasing prize ladder. Wilds and super wilds aid in the [...]

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Svenska Spel

Svenska Spel joins Playtech’s iPoker network

Playtech has signed a new agreement to become the exclusive online poker provider for Swedish operator Svenska Spel Sport & Casino.

Svenska Spel has launched Playtech’s poker product and iPoker network as part of its strategy to modernise and improve its poker offering, which was previously powered by International Game Technology [...]

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Evolution launches Funky Time live game show title

Casino games developer Evolution has expanded its live game show portfolio with the launch of ’70s disco-themed Funky Time.

Marking the supplier’s biggest new game show release since Crazy Time, the new game celebrates the iconic disco era with a retro club ambience, funky beats, and the chance for players to [...]

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Playtech making progress as Snaitech and Caliente drive growth

London-listed gaming technology provider and operator Playtech said Wednesday that the company remains well-placed for the rest of 2023 after seeing continued momentum across its B2B and B2C segments during the first four months of the year.

Playtech continues to make good progress against its strategic objectives in 2023, benefiting from [...]

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Massachusetts targets lottery agents involved in winning ticket scam

The Massachusetts State Lottery Commission is in the process of revoking or suspending the licenses of more than 40 lottery agents who have been impacted in a multi-million-dollar scam.

The case centred around the father and son team of Ali Jaafar and Yousef Jaafar, who were sentenced on Monday in federal [...]

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IGT continues long-running WestLotto partnership in Germany

New York-listed International Game Technology (IGT) has agreed a multi-year extension to its long-running contract with Germany’s largest lottery operator Westdeutsche Lotterie (WestLotto).

The five-year extension was signed by the supplier's IGT Global Services subsidiary and runs through to at least 2031.

The deal will see IGT modernise WestLotto’s central lottery system [...]

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Deadwood, South Dakota

South Dakota gambling turnover up by 8% in April

South Dakota’s gambling turnover grew by 8 per cent to $109.3 million in April, with both sports betting and gaming increasing year-on-year.

Sports handle increased by 34 per cent in April to $493,044, but still set the state’s lowest total for eight months.

The margin was low at 4.6 per cent [...]

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Arkansas posts $60 million in April gambling revenue

Arkansas’s three casinos posted total gambling revenue of $59.9 million in April, an increase of 9 per cent year-on-year.

Slot machines were the largest contributor to gaming revenue after growing by 7 per cent to $51.5 million, on drop of $671.7 million.

Southland Casino Racing had slot revenue of $24.8 million (48 [...]

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MGM Springfield fined in Massachusetts for allowing underage access

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has issued a $45,000 fine to MGM Resorts-owned MGM Springfield for allowing players under the age of 21 to access the gaming floor.

The civil administrative penalty from the Investigations and Enforcement Bureau (IEB) of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission follows multiple incidents of persons under the age [...]

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire sports betting 11% lower in April

New Hampshire’s sports betting handle fell by 11 per cent to $65.1 million in April, as both online and retail betting dropped year-on-year.

Online betting fell by 6 per cent to $56.8 million, marking the lowest level in New Hampshire since August 2022. New Hampshire’s retail betting was down by 35 [...]

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Mississippi sports handle falls 10% in April

Sports handle in Mississippi was down by 10 per cent to $31.8 million in April, falling to its lowest monthly total since August 2022.

Adjusted gross win, however, was 3 per cent higher year-on-year at $4.3 million, with an improved margin of 13.7 per cent (April 2022: 11.9 per cent).

Basketball was [...]

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IWG and Virginia Lottery launch new e-draw game

The Virginia Lottery has expanded its iLottery game portfolio after going live with a new e-draw game developed by Instant Win Gaming (IWG).

The newly launched digital-only lotto game merges a classic lotto mechanic with a progressive jackpot prize.

The gameplay is a 6/42 draw matrix and participants can purchase up to [...]

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