Tag Archive: social gaming

AliBaba Launches KT Play Social Gaming Network

Social gaming is the current going trend in the online gambling market, and we are seeing all types of companies jumping on the bandwagon. This week, Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba.com announced the launch of its own social gaming platform, KTPlay. This social gaming network has been around for several weeks in beta testing mode, and…

Ainsworth In Potential Talks With Social Gaming Operator

Poker machine manufacturers have recently been making the transition from land-based gambling to online operations, and finally to social gaming. Aristocrat and IGT started years ago, and Ainsworth is just starting to get involved. According to Media Man, Ainsworth announced its plans to begin working with 616 Digital, a games developer that specialises in social…

New Zynga Poker Game Released

It is no secret that Zynga continues to struggle to compete in the ever-growing social gaming market. So, to stay fresh and relevant, Zynga has released a new version of its Zynga Poker application on Facebook. The new Zynga Poker features a complete redesign. Players will notice that the lobby and tables both have clean…

PokerStars Launches Social Casino

It cannot be denied that social gaming is one of the most popular trends in the gambling world. We are seeing more and more operators get involved in social gaming by launch their own mobile and Facebook apps. One of the latest companies to get involved is PokerStars, having recently announced the full launch of…

Australian Developer Launches Kash Karnival Social Casino

Social gaming continues to be a major trend in the online gambling market. We are seeing more and more companies attempting to jump on the bandwagon, and the latest firm to do so is an Australian company called Mogikan. Its new site Kash Karnival aims to change the way online casino players gamble in a…

Zynga Delays Social Game Launches

Social games developer Zynga has fallen on hard time lately, and we thought the company was beginning to see some recovery. Unfortunately, the company has stumbled yet again, as Zynga has posted more losses. This has resulted in the company’s stock dropping and the delay of several new games. Zynga had made plans to release…

Bally’s Acquisition of DragonPlay Is Complete

Last month, it was announced that Bally Technologies would purchase social gaming giant DragonPlay. This week, the deal has been completed, as Bally makes its first foray into the world of social gaming. DragonPlay was launched in 2010, and has become a leader in the social gambling market. The company is well-known for its social…

Glu Mobile Seems About Ready to Enter the Real-Money Gambling Market

We are seeing a trend of more and more social games operators expanding into the real-money gambling market. First, Zynga made the leap into real-money gambling, and now Glu Mobile is following suit. The wheels have been in motion for quite some time, and now it seems that Glu is just about ready to take…

ISIS Friends Gets Celebrity Endorsement

ISIS Friends is a new social gambling site that encourages players to interact with one another as they play online pokies and casino games. It is not well-known outside of the online gambling market yet, so the operator is working to gain more brand awareness – and, has enlisted in tennis champ Boris Becker to…

Social Casino Activity On The Downturn

Over the course of the past month, we have seen quite a few online gaming operators launch social casino networks and games. Based on this trend, you would think that the social casino market is thriving, but a recent study by SuperData Research shows that this isn’t exactly true. According to Innovate Gaming, activity at…