Gaming Industry News

The World Casino Directory's Gaming Industry News covers land-based and online happenings in the industry. Our coverage here will inform readers about everything from employment and job fairs to major moves being anticipated by the big industry players. Reporting on sweeping regulatory changes as well as the oft-times more nuanced fluidity of case law and legal interpretations of existing laws are some of the items we cover in this section.

Industry participants will find pre-show and post-show coverage of some of the most important conferences and tradeshows in the gambling world, whether land-based or iGaming in nature or both. Thought leaders and those looking to increase their knowledge of current trends in the global gaming industry may wish to visit our Calendars of Gaming and iGaming Conferences and Seminars for important details on summits ranging from G2E (Global Gaming Expo) and ICE to roundtables focused on sportsbetting.

We cover important industry events and changes from American tribal gaming and the Caribbean to India and Macau. If it affects the industry, for professionals or players, you'll find the story here. New licenses, casino sales, M&A, and labor relations are just a few of the story leads we chase for you and report on in this section.

Booongo strengthens global presence via new online casino slots agreement with Betmaster

On the heels of launching two hit slots in February and Curaçao based game studio Booongo has entered into a partnership agreement with sportsbook and online casino operator Betmaster in a deal that further bol...

Entain counters resistance by increasing its takeover offer for Enlabs AB

Prominent iGaming and sportsbook operator Entain has announced that it has redoubled its effort to purchase smaller Baltic-facing competitor Enlabs AB by upping an earlier bid by some 32.5% to approximately $44...

Red Tiger’s new Dragons Fire: InfiniReels video slot represents “major new milestone” in NetEnt studio cooperation

Hot on the heels of the release of its "Trillionaire" video slot and leading online casino games developer Red Tiger has unleashed a revamped infinite reels concept in Dragon's Fire: InfiniReels, marking its th...

Blueprint Gaming Limited hits the bullseye with new PDC World Darts Championship video slot

Some seven weeks after launching its Eye of Horus: Power 4 Slots innovation, British online casino games developer Blueprint Gaming Limited has now returned to announce the release of its new PDC World Darts Ch...

Play’n GO provides new twist on popular theme with The Faces of Freya video slot

Play'n GO continues to expand the storylines of its online slots, with its latest title and fourth and final release of the month, The Faces of Freya, which is a perfect example of the supplier's creativity. ...

Caesars Entertainment Incorporated boss optimistic about the future

The boss for American casino operator Caesars Entertainment Incorporated has reportedly expressed optimism regarding the coming year due to his firm’s Las Vegas Strip properties recently posting a dramatic rise...

Massachusetts tribe loses federal appeal in Class II legal battle

In Massachusetts and the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) has reportedly lost its appeal against an earlier ruling that is preventing it from unilaterally bringing a Class II electronic bingo hall to land...

Playson unveils March CashDays slots network tournament; celebrates 5-year partnership with Microgaming

After giving away a February prize pot worth €50,000, Maltese-based online casino software developer Playson has now revealed the next exciting edition of its CashDays network slots tournament. The March ins...

Austria considering comprehensive overhaul of its gambling market

The Finance Minister for Austria, Gernot Blumel (pictured), has reportedly announced that the government soon intends to introduce a series of wide-ranging reforms to the nation’s gambling market that could inv...

Spearhead Studios parters with Asia-facing Flow Gaming for new gaming aggregation and distribution deal

Hot on the heels of the release of its latest hit title and Spain-based real-money game production studio, Spearhead Studios, has partnered with Asia-facing platform provider Flow Gaming in a new gaming and dis...

CalvinAyre.com calls it a day after almost twelve years of publishing

The prominent online and land-based gambling news website at CalvinAyre.com has reportedly shut down following almost twelve years in business as its billionaire owner continues shifting his focus to the nascen...