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Net Entertainment Teases New South Park: Reel Chaos Online Pokie

Last year, Net Entertainment released one of the best online pokies the gaming market has ever seen. South Park slots became hugely popular at online casinos, as players flocked to the inventive game with its engaging design and generous bonuses. Now, Net Entertainment is building on the success of the game with a new online…

888 Pulls Real-Money Facebook Casino

In June, the real-money gambling market on Facebook lost an operator when GameSys pulled Bingo Friendzy and Slots Friendzy from the site. Now, there will be even fewer options for players who wish to gamble on Facebook, as 888 will be pulling its MAGIC888 casino. Last year, real-money social gambling was considered to be the…

Net Entertainment Releases Two New Mobile Pokies

Mobile gaming is the becoming the next big trend in the online casino market, and NetEntertainmnt is on the ball. The company has an impressive collection of mobile pokies, and is always adding new titles on a regular basis. This week, the company has released two new games in its mobile collection: Lost Island and…

Memorandum of Understanding to Improve Problem Gambling Services

Across Australia, problem gambling has become a major concern for politicians, and they are constantly considering new ways to deal with the issue. Recently, Hospitality, Gaming and Racing Minister Troy Grant has devised one solution that could help to reduce problem gambling rates, as the new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between clubs and counselling services…

More Criticism For NT Plan To Bring Pokies to Remote Communities

Earlier this month, Northern Territory politicians announced their plans to potentially introduce poker machines into remote communities. While the plan aims to benefit the economies of these neighbourhoods, responsible gambling advocates have noted that it may cause more harm than good. Treasurer David Tollner made a strong case for the introduction of social clubs and…

Victorian Tavern In Gisborne Gets New Pokies

The Victorian government has been quite strict about granting new pokie licenses, scrutinizing every proposal that is presented. So, the Victorian Tavern in Gisborne must have made a very good case for itself because the Victoria Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regular (VCGLR) has granted the venue permission to add eight new poker machines. This…

SkyCity Workers Picket to Fight Outsourcing

Times are tough in the current economy, so it is understandable that a company would want to save some money here and there. However, it is a difficult situation when saving the company money would result in dozens of lost jobs for local residents. Currently, SkyCity is stuck in this situation, a cleaning staff was…

Industry Applauds IGT and GTECH Deal

Last week, International Game Technology struck a deal with GTECH which will see the two companies combine to create one large online gambling superpower. Industry professionals are pleased with the development and they have called it a ‘plus’ for the online casino market. The deal was sparked by IGT’s financial troubles, as the operator shopped…

World Cup Betting Brings In $2 Billion at New Zealand TAB

Betting operators around the world made a killing at this year’s World Cup tournament. New Zealand’s TAB is one such operator, having made record-breaking sales thanks to wagers from players across the country. According to Scoop, the World Cup helped to bring in $2 billion in wagers for the New Zealand TAB. This is the…

Full Tilt Poker Rebrands To Suit New Games Selection

Earlier this year, Full Tilt Poker started offering online casino games in addition to its wide selection of poker variations. Now, the company has rebranded to drive home the message that the site offers a diverse selection of casino games like pokies, roulette, blackjack and more. This week, “Full Tilt Poker” has become “Full Tilt”….