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The reinvention of poker?

Can a Swedish studio revitalise the poker industry with its free-to-play eSports/poker hybrid? Brad Allen finds out Poker is dying, eSports is booming. That’s … read more »

Going in for the skill

Skill or perceived skill games are springing up across the US gaming industry, as firms look to attract a younger demographic. Brad Allen analyses … read more »

New York, New Dawn

Daily fantasy sports returned to New York last month and the ripple effects could be felt across the US egaming industry. Brad Allen investigates … read more »

Q&A: Taking the bait

Ian Peacock, founder of sports betting app Bait, on the loophole that allows US residents to wager real money against each other Q: So … read more »

KamaGames integrates 3D BlackJack into Viber messaging app

Partnership will see social casino game made available to 754 million unique users Social casino publisher KamaGames has announced a deal that will see … read more »

The next generation of DFS or just a fantasy?

USFantasy has become the first fantasy sports operator to be licensed in Nevada by using a pari-mutuel wagering system. Martyn Hannah takes a closer … read more »

The Canada question

Canada has been a bountiful gray market for international operators for years but Quebec recently declared war on them in the form of Bill … read more »

Winds of ex-change

Betfair launched a horseracing exchange into New Jersey in May after five years of legal and financial wranglings. Brad Allen examines whether it will … read more »

Caesars Interactive sells Playtika for $4.4bn

A consortium of Chinese investors and online games firm Giant has agreed a deal to acquire Caesars Interactive Entertainment’s social casino business Playtika for $4.4bn. Continue reading

Intertain to relocate to London

Toronto-listed operator to form new parent company to be listed on the LSE  Intertain will relocate its headquarters to London and list shares on … read more »


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Video: Becoming a reality; why Virtual Sports can fill the US sports betting void

EGR, in partnership with Inspired Gaming, takes a look at the opportunities offered by virtual sports in this webinar

EGR Webinar – Becoming a reality: Why Virtual Sports can fill the US sports betting void

Join EGR for our next webinar in association with Inspired Gaming where we explore why Virtual Sports can fill the US sports betting void … read more »

Resorts named Operator of the Year at EGR North America awards

New Jersey operator takes the plaudits after successful PokerStars launch   The digital arm of New Jersey’ Resorts Casino has scooped the Operator of … read more »