News

MGM Springfield provisional opening date announced

Published by Casino | 26-04-2018

American casino operator MGM Resorts International has reportedly announced that its $960 million MGM Springfield property could open as soon as August 24 complete with a 125,000 sq ft casino offering some 3,000 slots alongside 100 gaming tables. According to a Thursday report from the Boston Herald newspaper, the venue will be the first Las Vegas-style integrated […]

Read more

Caesars to manage $200 million non-gaming beachfront resort in Mexico

Published by Casino | 26-04-2018

After just last week announcing plans to manage its first non-gaming resorts in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) most populous city, Dubai, Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR:NASDAQ) has reportedly inked a similar agreement that will see it manage Caesars Palace in Puerto Los Cabos, Mexico. The move is in keeping with the Las Vegas-based operator’s desire […]

Read more

Horseshoe Southern Indiana’s casino is moving onto dry land

Published by Casino | 26-04-2018

American casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corporation has unveiled a plan that will see it spend around $85 million in order to expand its Horseshoe Southern Indiana and bring the facility’s existing riverboat casino onto dry land. Las Vegas-based Caesars Entertainment Corporation explained that the project is to involve the construction of a 100,000 sq ft […]

Read more

Yggdrasil Gaming announces new slot game Lucha Maniacs

Published by Casino | 26-04-2018

Step into the ring for body slamming entertainment with the new slot title Lucha Maniacs by Yggdrasil Gaming. This new slot game is based on loco luchadores wrestlers and combines exciting gameplay with colorful wrestling characters. The main attraction of this game is the ability to retrigger an Extra Spins round. During this round, players will […]

Read more

China lottery sales up 6% for March

Published by Casino | 25-04-2018

In China, March ticket sales for its official lottery systems saw a 2.9% spike, with revenue growth for Q1 sales of 9.4% year-on-year. GGRAsia reports that according to China’s Ministry of Finance, aggregate ticket sales of CNY40 billion (US$6.34 billion) for the month of March were registered for the East Asia nation’s two lotteries: the […]

Read more

Elaine Wynn attempting to oust Wynn Resorts Limited director

Published by Casino | 25-04-2018

After last week failing to get American casino operator Wynn Resorts Limited to reopen the nominating window for new board members, Elaine Wynn (pictured) is now reportedly urging fellow shareholders to help her oust long-time company director John Hagenbuch. According to a Monday report from the Bloomberg news service, 75-year-old Wynn is attempting to remake […]

Read more

WSOP.com’s $15 million summer begins May 1

Published by Casino | 25-04-2018

As the interstate compact takes effect on May 1st, bringing WSOP poker platforms in New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware together, there will be a ton of quality online poker action available. The WSOP is preparing to offer players exciting incentives over the next few months, including $15 million in guarantees from May to September, during […]

Read more

British bookmakers see stock values tumble amid FOBTs speculation

Published by Casino | 25-04-2018

In the United Kingdom, yesterday reportedly saw the combined value of a trio of the nation’s largest bookmakers drop by more than £1 billion ($1.39 billion) after rumors emerged that the government is preparing to slash the maximum stake per spin on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) by 98% to only £2 ($2.78). According to a […]

Read more

Spirit installs Europe’s first Interblock innovation

Published by Casino | 24-04-2018

In Germany, Spielbanken Bayern’s Casino Bad Steben is now home to Europe’s very first Dealer Assist Blackjack electronic table game (ETG), which has been installed by Spirit Gaming, Interblock’s distribution partner in Austria, Switzerland and Germany. Commenting on the acquisition, Director for Casino Bad Steben, Udo Braunersreuther, said, “This is exactly what we have been […]

Read more

Belle Corporation proposes City of Dreams Manila expansion

Published by Casino | 24-04-2018

Philippines real estate and gaming firm Belle Corporation is hoping to enlarge the City of Dreams Manila integrated casino resort and has reportedly asked its partner in the giant venue, Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited, if it would like to join in its plan to expand the property. According to a report from the Philippine […]

Read more