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Macau Gaming

article Aristocrat’s “Ba Bao Huang Long” receives Best Theme award at MGS Entertainment Show (11/15/2019)
(Macau) -- Aristocrat’s “Ba Bao Huang Long” design was recognized with the Best Theme award at MGS Entertainment Show 2019 this week.
article Slot makers call for profit sharing to be allowed in Macau (11/13/2019)
(Macau) -- Manufacturers of electronic gaming machines say Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau should consider allowing profit-sharing agreements between...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article Slot machines returning to Hiawatha in the New Year (11/15/2019)
(Ontario) -- Gamblers could be feeding the slots again by the end of January at Sarnia’s Hiawatha Horse Park and Entertainment Centre. The site on London Line was...
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Missouri Gaming

article Missouri Senate President Pro Tem to file slot machine legislation for 2020 (11/14/2019)
(Missouri) -- The Missouri Senate leader will file legislation in December in Jefferson City to increase penalties for alleged illegal slot machines, setting the slot...
article Missouri Senate President Pro Tem to file slot machine legislation for 2020 (11/13/2019)
(Missouri) -- The Missouri Senate leader will file legislation in December in Jefferson City to increase penalties for alleged illegal slot machines, setting the slot...
article Thursday’s Missouri House hearing on alleged illegal slots expected to draw crowd (10/10/2019)
(Missouri) -- The Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Missouri Prosecutors Association will testify Thursday in Jefferson City before a House gaming committee...
article Missouri Gaming Commission: illegal slot machines are impacting funding for education (8/23/2019)
(Missouri) -- The Missouri Gaming Commission testified Thursday in Jefferson City that the state needs a coordinated effort to stop illegal slot machines.
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Pokagon Band

article Pokagon Band negotiates historic Class III gaming compact in Indiana (11/4/2019)
(Indiana) -- The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians continues to negotiate a Class III gaming compact with the state of Indiana amid plans to expand its historic casino...
article Pokagon Band Wants Class III Gaming Compact with Indiana for Expanding South Bend Casino (9/13/2019)
(Indiana) -- The Pokagon Band of the Potawatomi Indians broke ground earlier this week on an expansion project for the tribe’s Four Winds Casino South Bend....
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Virginia Gaming

article Shad Plank: Will Virginia take a gamble on gambling machines? (10/30/2019)
(Virginia) -- Here’s some unsettling news for the many Virginians hoping to get school funding back towards pre-recession levels: A major source of state funds for...
article A slot machine showdown in Chesterfield parking lot highlights legal uncertainty (10/29/2019)
(Virginia) -- A middle finger, sharp words, some auto mechanics threatening to call the cops. The gritty, confusing debate over so-called “skill games” in...
article Queen of Virginia points finger at rival gaming machines in Chesterfield County (10/29/2019)
(Virginia) -- The debate over the difference between illegal gambling and legal gaming reached a noisy crescendo Tuesday afternoon in a parking lot along Hull Street...
article Riggleman visits Albemarle gaming machine manufacturer on business tour (8/21/2019)
(Virginia) -- U.S. Rep. Denver Riggleman visited Castle Hill Gaming in Albemarle County Wednesday as part of a tour of businesses in the 5th District.
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

article Novomatic rolls out a range of products for the US and neighbouring markets (10/29/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- In the centre of the Novomatic Americas product presentation was the Samurai Beauty installation with 2x3 V.I.P. Lounge Curve 1.43 cabinets propped...
article G2E: Using a credit card to gamble on a slot machine? There may soon be an app for that (10/26/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Casino equipment manufacturers spent three days at last week’s Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas touting 21st century technology to engage customer...
article G2E: Brands on slots draw players; good games can keep them playing (10/18/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The average slot floor on the Strip is full of familiar faces: Gene Wilder’s Willy Wonka. Elijah Wood as Frodo Baggins from “The Lord of the...
article G2E: What the G2E says to look for on the casino floor next year (10/18/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Global Gaming Expo (G2E), an annual gaming trade show, took place last week in Las Vegas. Much like auto shows, G2E offers manufacturers the...
article James Holzhauer helps unveil new 'Jeopardy!' slot machine (10/15/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The answer: The best person to unveil a new "Jeopardy!" slot machine in Las Vegas. In the form of a question: Who is: "Jeopardy" James...
article Slot manufacturers to show facial recognition tech at G2E (9/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Inside Scientific Games’ Las Vegas showroom — a display floor showing some of the company’s newest innovations — chief product...
article Aruze Gaming to spotlight latest cabinets and ETG solutions at G2E (9/17/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Two new cabinets – the Muso Triple 27 and Muso Curve – will lead Aruze Gaming America’s presentation at this year’s G2E, while the...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Rhode Island Gaming

article Twin River tells Senate panel of gap in slot revenue (10/24/2019)
(Rhode Island) -- What’s left to discuss about a proposed 20-year, $1-billion Rhode Island Lottery contract extension for International Game Technology after a...
article House speaker says state lottery cost the taxpayers money (9/6/2019)
(Rhode Island) -- Democratic House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says the state lottery cost taxpayers money by not ordering the removal of 360 underperforming video slots...
article Rhode Island to remove 360 underperforming casino slots (8/28/2019)
(Rhode Island) -- The Rhode Island Lottery has ordered the removal of 360 underperforming video slots machines from the Twin River casinos. The electronic games were...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Massachusetts Gaming

article Wareham Slots, Horse Track Plan Pitched To Lawmakers (10/23/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Local officials and a developer pitched lawmakers Tuesday on a bill that would pave the way for a planned horse track and gambling facility in Wareham...
article With slots revenues lagging, casinos seek to put a new spin on an old game (9/25/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- On a recent weekday morning, there were plenty of slot machines available at the Encore Boston Harbor casino, with their flashing lights, inviting...
article Wareham Developer Proposes Slots for Ex-Horse Track (9/23/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The plans for a mixed-use development with a horse track and gambling hall in Wareham now envision a slots parlor at the site rather than a small-...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

North Carolina Gaming

article Southern Pines Businessman Sees 'No Recourse' After Latest Ruling on Video Slot Machines (10/18/2019)
(North Carolina) -- For the past six years, a Moore County businessman has been embroiled in a closely watched legal saga involving video slot machines across the state...
1 Article on this Issue

Muckleshoot Tribe

article Renton man wins $1.1 million on $6 bet at Muckleshoot Casino (10/10/2019)
(Washington) -- A departure from the usual has lead to a life-changing win for a Renton man. Phani Jampala recently became a millionaire after a recent visit to the...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Coin slot machines offer old-school Vegas experience at El Cortez (10/7/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- During a recent morning at the El Cortez, Phyllis Henry heard a noise that has become all but extinct on Las Vegas casino floors. It was the ching-ching-...
article Next Gaming Brings Atari Favorites To Casino Gaming (9/10/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Next Gaming of Las Vegas is bringing classic video games, like Asteroids and Missile Command to casino floors.
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Skill-Based Gaming

article BLOG: Where are the skill slots? (10/7/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Many said they would be the “savior” of the traditional slot machine. They would fill casinos with coveted millennials. What are “...
article Slot makers pin hopes on skill-based games to woo more players (9/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- When showing off the latest innovations from Next Gaming, Mike Darley is more than just CEO of the slot machine manufacturer. He’s also the captain...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Eastern Band of Cherokee

press release Harrah’s Cherokee premiere of Aruze Gaming’s Roll To Win Craps (10/2/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Aruze Gaming (“Aruze”) is delighted to announce the global premiere of Roll To Win Craps™ at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort in...
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Nevada Gaming

article Nevada slot revenues benefitting from competition and a stronger economy (9/28/2019)
(Nevada) -- In Nevada, a growing economy alongside increased competition among games manufactures reportedly helped the state’s casinos to record a 4.3% increase...
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Florida Gaming

article Florida Court Ruling On Slots License Could End Horse Racing At Calder (9/26/2019)
(Florida) -- Churchill Downs Inc. moved one step closer to getting out of the horse racing business in Florida after an appeals court ruled the company could use its...
article State Appeals Court Sides With Calder On Slot Machine Issue (9/25/2019)
(Florida) -- A state appeals court Wednesday said Miami-Dade County’s Calder Race Course can continue operating slot machines if it discontinues horse racing and...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Quapaw Tribe

article Slot machines to start jingling Oct. 1 in Pine Bluff (9/24/2019)
(Arkansas) -- The Quapaw Nation will open a slot machine parlor Oct 1. as construction continues on the larger Saracen Casino Resort in Pine Bluff. The Saracen annex...
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San Manuel Tribe

article This new Adam Levine-themed slot machine has ‘Moves Like Jagger’ (9/20/2019)
(California) -- Not everybody has “Moves Like Jagger,” but a new video slot machine at San Manuel Casino does. The Highland casino recently announced the...
1 Article on this Issue

Oklahoma Gaming

press release Landmark Aristocrat jackpot in Oklahoma (9/16/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Aristocrat’s renowned $uper Hit$ Jackpot$ awarded its landmark 50th jackpot when a player hit it on the 777 Bourbon Street game at Riverstar Casino...
1 Article on this Issue

Kentucky Gaming

article There's a horse racing boom in Kentucky. What's fueling it? Gaming machines (9/13/2019)
(Kentucky) -- Tyler Baze has followed the money for about 2,000 miles. Formerly a fixture on the California circuit, the veteran jockey has relocated to Kentucky in...
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Superman-themed slot machine at Borgata (9/11/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Total Rewards is offering a new player benefit that could potentially reduce customers’ vehicle fuel costs by up to $10 per month. The four...
1 Article on this Issue

Iowa Gaming

article Woman clashes with casino over a jackpot denied (8/30/2019)
(Iowa) -- It’s an exciting moment when the bells go off in a casino because that means a player won a jackpot. But that joy of winning quickly turned to disbelief...
1 Article on this Issue

Illinois Gaming

article Arlington horse track not seeking casino license, owners say (8/29/2019)
(Illinois) -- Arlington Race Course is getting out of the game. The tracks owners announced Wednesday that they aren't going to try for a casino license. "I had...
article Gambling Giant Applies To Bring Horse Racing To Tinley Park (8/9/2019)
(Illinois) -- An owner of one of the largest video gaming operations in Illinois and a partner of a scrapped senior-housing development plan in Tinley Park has applied...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Video Gaming

article How Can Slot Game Developers Entice a Greater Number of Console Players? (8/26/2019)
(Internet) -- Slot games are popular games and many games with interesting and unique themes. In the online age with the availability of technology, these games have...
1 Article on this Issue

Foxwoods

press release Foxwoods Resort Casino Installs Third Interblock Stadium (8/22/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Luxury gaming manufacturer and electronic table game (ETG) market leader Interblock® announced an expansion of their footprint at Foxwoods Resort...
1 Article on this Issue

Connecticut Gaming

article Connecticut’s casinos post 13th straight month of declining slots revenue (8/18/2019)
(Connecticut) -- At a time when the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes were looking to expand operations across the state, their respective casinos each recorded a...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

press release Seminole Hard Rock Tampa awards $1.4 million in jackpots (8/13/2019)
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa has had three lucky guests claim Wide Area Progressive jackpots over the last four weeks, totaling more than $1....
1 Article on this Issue

eSports

article BLOG: Why Slot Games Are One of Twitch TV’s Most Viewed Categories (8/8/2019)
(Internet) -- If you were to take a glance at the Twitch homepage right now, you’d be surprised at the insane views of the popular games you know of—...
1 Article on this Issue

Historical Racing Machines

article In a revote, State Racing Commission approves controversial betting machines at horse tracks (7/31/2019)
(Nebraska) -- The Nebraska Racing Commission rejected the position of the state’s attorneys in voting Wednesday to install controversial machines that take wagers...
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Other News

article Fraternal organization repairs vandalized historical landmark plaque in San Francisco (11/10/2019)
(California) -- A fraternal organization has repaired a California Historical Landmark that was vandalized in San Francisco. The monument to the first coin-operated...
article Total 7.4mln gaming machines worldwide in 2018: GTA study (10/31/2019)
(Worldwide) -- An estimated 7.4 million legally-installed gaming machines were in the market worldwide last year. That is according to the latest edition of the “...
article Technology has slot machines staring back at players (10/26/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- In the not too distant future, slot machine players might not need to insert their loyalty cards to rack up points. Using facial-recognition technology,...
article Players struck by Blue Chip's new 'Lightning Link' slot lounge (10/24/2019)
(Indiana) -- The competition among the world’s slot machine manufacturers is fierce. The common goal is to see their product line occupy as much space in the...
article TITO in gaming to rise by 30% next year (10/21/2019)
(UK) -- Revenues from the operation of ticket in, ticket out in the UK’s adult gaming centres will rise by 30 per cent in the next year, says Mark Edmundson, sales...
article Gambling near-misses don't encourage your brain to keep betting after all, study suggests (10/18/2019)
(Alberta) -- The next time you leave an Atlantic City casino short $50 and wonder why you didn't stop gambling when you were only down $10, you won't be able to...
article Woman's cough starts violent fight in Texas store (10/13/2019)
(Texas) -- A 24-year-old woman named Ashley can be seen on surveillance video sitting next to a man and another woman at a slot machine. While playing, she coughed, and...
article Silent Hill will continue on in slot machine form (10/12/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- While the Silent Hill franchise appears to be on hiatus after the cancellation of Hideo Kojima’s Silent Hills, fans will be able to get their...
article BLOG: The Uniqueness Of Scatter Symbols In Slots (10/11/2019)
(Internet) -- Are you a fan of slots? If so, you are probably familiar with the scatter symbols. These symbols are very visible, as they are located on the reels. What...
article AGEM gets a September boost thanks to Konami, IGT (10/8/2019)
(Worldwide) -- The AGEM Index, which tracks certain gambling-related stocks, saw a little bit of an uptick in September, spurred primarily by better performances at both...
article Slot machines, cash seized in Lincoln County gambling raid (10/7/2019)
(Kentucky) -- Officials in Lincoln County have seized slot machines and cash in a raid on a local gas station. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department said it was...
article Do the math: A bigger house edge is better for the bottom line, study finds (10/3/2019)
(California) -- It's a well-worn mantra that when it comes to casinos, the house always wins, at least in the long term. That's because casinos maintain a small...
article Slot Machine Near Misses Do Not Lead to Continued Play by Gamblers: Study (9/30/2019)
(Canada) -- Gamblers who come close to winning on slot machines — but narrowly lose — are not motivated to keep playing the game, according to new a Canadian...
article How graphics improved over time in the slot industry (9/29/2019)
(USA) -- For the ‘serious’ gambler, the notion of the graphics of a slot machine being important may seem somewhat fanciful. The point about slot machines,...
article More Novomatic products for Korean casino (9/28/2019)
(South Korea) -- Among a total of 17 casinos in Korea, Kangwon Land is the country’s largest and the only one where Korean residents are allowed to play. State-of-...
article Near misses on slot machines may not encourage continued gambling, study finds (9/25/2019)
(Alberta) -- You enter your quarter into the slot machine and hit the button. Two lemons and a cherry appear in front of you—close to a win, but not quite. For...
press release A Futuristic Adventure Beckons in Pariplay’s New ‘Gems & Riches’ Slot (9/25/2019)
(Worldwide) -- Players are showered in a bounty of precious gems in this innovative and inspired game release. Pariplay Ltd., a gaming technology company serving iGaming...
article Sweden’s Svenska Spel taps SBTech for sportsbook platform (9/16/2019)
(Sweden) -- Sweden’s former gambling monopoly Svenska Spel has tapped SBTech to provide its new sports betting platform.
article New central office for SIGA unveiled, includes slot machine warehouse (9/14/2019)
(Saskatchewan) -- The Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority (SIGA), along with Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, unveiled their new $12 million facility Friday. The centralized...
article Aristocrat receives $3 million from Castle Hill Gaming (9/11/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- On September 10, it was announced that Aristocrat Leisure Limited had reached a settlement with slot machine manufacturer Castle Hill Gaming Inc. over an...

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