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Steve works in house as a copy writer for a well known UK soft-gaming brand where he writes game rules, promotional copy and winners stories, so he's well versed in the gambling world. Steve is from the UK and lives and works in London - he contributes news articles to Online Pokies 4U in his spare time. Steve loves writing and is in the process of finishing the third book of a fictional trilogy that he has published himself... If you'd like to get in touch with Steve please drop him a line at Steve (at) onlinepokies4u.com

Jupiters Gold Coast Is The Most Popular Casino Among Locals

A recent study by Roy Morgan Research has found that Jupiters Gold Coast has the highest rate of resident gamblers in Australia. The Gold Coast is one of the most likely places to attract local visitors to its casino, and Jupiters is reaping the benefits. According to the Gold Coast Bulletin, Roy Morgan found that…

Pokie Overpays Thousands of Dollars To Winners

When a poker machine malfunctions, it is bad news for everyone in the casino – but, sometimes, players get to reap the benefits. In the case of several pokies in British Columbia, Canada, some players were able to earn jackpots worth $5000 although the machines were only programmed to offer up prizes worth $250. At…

New Nemo’s Voyage Online Pokie From WMS

WMS is a land-based poker machine developer that has a great deal of experience in creating games for a wide range of platforms. This week, the company has launched a new online pokie called Nemo’s Voyage, which comes equipped with a wide range of bonuses and fantastic winning potential. Nemo’s Voyage features an underwater theme…

Casino Canberra Revamp Will Benefit ACT Economy

Across Australia, politicians and businesspeople have recognised the huge potential of investing in the gambling market. In Queensland and New South Wales, we have seen plenty of new plans for impressive casino venues that will boost the local economy. Now, the ACT is hopping on board the trend, as Casino Canberra will be undergoing a…

Microgaming Launches First-Ever Mobile Casino For Windows Phones

Mobile gaming is a huge trend in the online gambling world. There are plenty of real-money and play-money mobile apps for Android and Apple smartphones and tablets – but Windows mobile has been largely ignored. Now, Microgaming aims to change things by launched the first-ever real-money gambling app for Windows. The mobile market continues to…

Crown Casino to Analyse Players’ Gambling Habits

A major concern in Australia’s casino market is money laundering. Over the course of the past few years, responsible gambling advocates have become increasingly concerned about casinos being tied to organised crime. To help investigate the issue, Crown Casinos will begin analysing players’ gambling habits. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the casino operator will…

Cyber Attack on New Zealand TAB

Over the Christmas holidays New Zealand’s TAB betting service was the victim of a vicious cyber attack. For several days, Kiwi punters were unable to bet on sports and races. According to the New Zealand Herald, the attack started over the Christmas holiday period. The website went down, and players were unable to place wagers…

New App Allows Players to Locate Pokies

Casinos across Australia feature hundreds (and sometimes thousands) of poker machines, making it difficult for players to find their favourite games. Now, an American casino operator aims to solve this problem with a new app that allows players to locate their favourite titles on the gaming floor. According to RGT Online, the Pala Casino Resort…

PokerStars Pulls Casino Games In Spain

PokerStars’ decision to launch casino games has been a controversial one. Now, the company has chosen to pull the games from the Spanish gaming market. According to the Durrrr Challenge blog, casino games were pulled from PokerStars earlier this week. The company stated that the move was made in order to comply with local gaming…

New Volcano Eruption Online Pokie From NYX

NYX is one of our favourite online pokie developers, as a local company that offers up exciting and innovative new content on a monthly basis. This month, NYX has launched a new title called Volcano Eruption, which offers up fun gameplay and an overall great gaming experience. Volcano Eruption is a jungle-themed online pokie, and…