Did you know that Las Vegas is not the world's gambling capital? Well, if you think that is surprising, other facts we have in store for you will blow your mind. Here is our take on the top most interesting facts about gambling and casinos that you might have never heard.
On 16 March 2023, Yggdrasil Gaming, an industry leader in producing online slots, debuted a new book, Book of Books. The company partnered with Peter & Sons to release this unique and enriching video slot.
Australia is known for its strict approach against illegal online gambling and betting. The Australian Communications and Media Authority recently notified Australian internet service providers to block additional unlawful offshore gambling websites. This is after investigations that revealed up to eight gambling operators violated the Interactive Gambling Act 2001.
Greentube, part of Novomatic Gaming division, has announced a brand-new deal in Germany. This is after the company agreed to a content deal with SYNOT Games, a leading supplier in the German iGaming market.
The rapidly expanding digital entertainment supplier, Playson, has announced the debut of Royal Joker: Hold and Win. This Hold and Win slot further enhances the firm's much-loved range of "Royal" themed slot machines.
Ukraine, as a nation, has been facing lots of tribulations lately. But no one saw this coming. The war-torn country has announced new measures against gambling and betting businesses worth tens of billions in the country's native currency, the Ukrainian hryvnias.
Poker is one of the most popular card games, if not the most popular card game, in the entire world. Even if you have not played a gambling game in your life, you have probably watched a game of poker in an action movie, or maybe you heard the term in conversations with your friends or family.
SOFTSWISS, a leading online content aggregator, has continued expanding its roster by signing Apparat Gaming. The award-winning gaming technology firm announced on March 10, 2023, that Apparat Gaming will now join the fold of its game library. Following the agreement, Apparat Gaming will join more than 600 companies powered by SOFTSWISS to access its innovative and engaging game content.
Online casinos in this era are perhaps the best source of entertainment for gamblers. Although some people prefer land-based casinos, online casinos provide the ultimate convenience. Due to this, most players prefer online casinos over land-based casinos.
The Government of Belgium has declared that gambling advertisements will be prohibited in the country starting July 1 of this year. This is except for the National Lottery.
On March 8, 2023, Realistic Games, a leading online slots developer, was happy to announce its entry into the Romanian online gambling market. This is after the company sealed an exclusive partnership with Superbet, a reputable gaming operator in Romania.
Ontario has recently emerged as one of the most desired gambling markets by online casinos and game suppliers. This region is highly regarded after the market relaunch in April last year.
Relax Gaming, a leading aggregator and provider of iGaming content, has released another captivating “Book of” slot, Book of Power. The company partnered with CasinoGrounds after drawing inspiration from the streamer community.
In the era of online casinos powered by the latest technologies, there are still people who prefer land-based casinos. Land-based casinos are the origin of casinos, but everything has evolved no matter what. Land-based casinos are now developed into online, mobile, and live casinos, which provide the ultimate convenience and accessibility.
In 2022, Spillemyndigheden, Denmark's gambling regulator, reported a 7.9% rise in gambling revenue across all sectors compared to the previous year. The total revenue for the year was DKK6.72bn, an increase from the DKK6.23bn figure in the prior year. This translates to around £801.3m/€903.1m/$969.2m according to the conversion rates when writing.
Over the past four or five years, the term crypto or cryptocurrencies has become a buzzword circulating the internet. You have probably heard of this term even if you use social media or the news for one or two hours every week.