IGT Bags Deal for Slot and Casino Management Systems of New Grey Rock Casino in NB, Canada

International Game Technology (IGT), the pioneer designer, manufacturer, and global supplier of computerized gaming equipment, software, and systems, had proudly announced last week that it has successfully bagged the contract to supply the slot gaming equipment and casino systems for the soon-to-open Grey Rock Entertainment & Casino. Located at the Grey Rock Entertainment Centre in […]
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Mass. Gaming Commission to Take on BCLC’s Game Sense Responsible Gambling Program

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) has been making early preparations for the institution of a robust responsible gambling program, in anticipation of the forthcoming launch of Penn National Gaming’s Plainridge Park Casino and Live Harness Racing Track, in June 2015. In line with such an initiative, the MGC has come to a decision to incorporate […]
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BCLC Criticized for Burdening Host Cities with Costs of Voluntary Retirement Cost-Saving Fiasco

The failed voluntary-retirement program that cost British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) CA$25 million instead of the CA$20 million it had hoped to save as alternative to employee termination, is once again the subject of contention. It turned out that the BCLC had deducted a large chunk of the CA$25 million extraordinary costs from the 10 […]
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Lottery Game Innovations by Nova Scotia’s Karma Gaming to Go Live on OpenBet Platform

Karma Gaming, the innovator of crossword-style instant win lottery games announced the content distribution deal struck with OpenBet, the award-winning UK gaming software provider of leading betting, gaming and lottery operators worldwide. The deal covers the integration of Karma’s lottery style, instant win games into OpenBet’s multi-channel platform, for distribution to new real money gambling […]
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CA$303K Won from “Thunderstruck” Slot at Canada-Facing All Jackpots Casino

All Jackpots Casino the Microgaming-powered online casino that accepts Canada-located players had recently paid out CA$303,360 as slot winnings to Peter G, who was playing with the “Thunderstruck” online slot. Peter, who accessed the popular 5-reel, 9-payline slot using his mobile device, hit the scatter symbols that activated the Free Spin Rounds. On the twelfth […]
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Toronto’s Intertain Group Acquires Gamesys Bingo Brands for IPP of CA$809 Million

Toronto-based Intertain Group Limited (IGL), the holding company that offers business-to-consumer (B2C) online bingo, casino, and poker gaming entertainment, is all set to make itself the world’s largest provider of online bingo, as it has finalized the Purchase Agreement closed with UK-based Gamesys Ltd. For an Initial Purchase Price (IPP) of £425.8 million, which in […]
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Alberta Looking to Hop on the Online Gambling Wagon as AGLC Invites Gaming Technology Bidders

Last January, the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) announced that after determining that customers are hoping to have a regulated online gambling site for legal-aged Alberta players, the government agency is actively reviewing prospects of running an Internet-based gambling website for Albertans. Part of the review includes examining the market and scrutinizing the kinds […]
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