US video games publisher Electronic Arts has launched two new mobile social casino games in partnership with Hasbro.
Mediabistro has announced that its Social Gambling & Gaming Summit will be taking place next month in Las Vegas, with the event focussing on the intersection of casino-style social games, mobile gaming, virtual goods, and the bridge between mainstream social gambling and gaming.
IGT chief executive Patti Hart has revealed that the company’s CFO John Vandemore was handed control of the company’s DoubleDown Casino product in order to lead the social offering through what she described as a “new chapter” of increased investment designed to accelerate the app’s growth.
It emerged earlier this [...]
Rob Glaser, interim CEO of online media distribution and services provider RealNetworks, said Wednesday that he expects future social casino launches to help return the company to growth, but admitted that the business has “a lot more work to do” to achieve these aims after third quarter gaming revenue fell [...]
Industry body the International Social Games Association (ISGA) has announced a series of best practice principles, designed to set minimum standards for consumer protection, accountability and transparency.
Social casino operator Zynga has updated its Hit it Rich! app with a range of new social casino titles developed by the company’s recently acquired Spooky Cool Labs social gaming studio.
The new titles are based on popular TV series Sex and the City and Duck Dynasty, as well as 1980s [...]
International Game Technology (IGT) has launched a new slot game on its social gaming division DoubleDown Casino under an existing licensing deal with Hasbro.
MONOPOLY PLUS is the latest slot to be added to DoubleDown Casino, and features Hasbro’s first update to MONOPOLY slots that includes new bonus rounds such as [...]
Delaware’s three video lottery agents, the Delaware Park and Harrington Raceway racinos and Dover Downs casino, have launched IGT’s DoubleDown Casino on their websites, with the roll-out described as a prelude to the launch of real-money gaming in October.
Players will be required to log in using a Facebook account [...]
The long anticipated launch of real-money gaming on Facebook become reality Tuesday with the launch of Bingo & Slots Friendzy, the new Jackpotjoy application from Gamesys.
Cayetano Gaming has signed an agreement to supply a number of its online slot and table games to Irish online gaming operator Paddy Power.
Under the agreement PaddyPowerGames.com will offer its players a selection of new online slot and table games developed by Cayetano. Games currently available from Cayetano include the [...]