Industry News

  • IGT: Innovation at play

    By Casino International on January 7, 2017
    IGT’s ICE stand N3-160 will bring “Innovation at Play” to life by showcasing leading content, innovation and new player experiences for its Gaming, Lottery, Betting and Interactive customers from all parts of the world. IGT’s SPHINX 4D game will make its international debut at ICE. This game offers a multi-sensory experience that enhances its glasses-free 3D technology with air haptic […]
  • Betting on the machine

    By Casino International on January 7, 2017
    The global casino gaming equipment market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of more than 15 per cent between 2017 to 2021, with market value reaching US$96.4 billion in four years   Research firm Technavio estimates that the global casino gaming equipment market will grow ‘rapidly’ at a compound annual growth rate of more than 15 […]
  • The Rise of Microgaming

    By Casino International on November 18, 2016
    Microgaming was the first entity to ever create a true online casino experience back in 1994. Since then, they’ve maintained an edge in embracing technology that concerns online gaming. In addition to this, they’ve also managed to attain a level of flexibility that is in sync with consumer demands and emerging trends. Consequently, Microgaming has established itself as a leader […]
  • ICE team set out transport plan for 2017 show

    By Casino International on November 15, 2016
    ICE organisers have moved swiftly to implement a logistics and communications plan following confirmation that the Custom House Docklands Light Railway (DLR) station will be shut for 12 months as part of the London Crossrail development. Visitors will be able to use the Royal Victoria stop which is 650 metres from ExCeL, with organisers providing a fleet of buses and […]
  • The Facts and Figures Behind the Growth of the Online Gaming Industry

    By Casino International on September 15, 2016
    The internet has been a godsend for people looking for entertainment. Gamers have found a whole new world of multiplayer games that allows them to play against competitors from all over the world. Platforms such as Canadian iGaming authority Grizzlyg have seen huge growth in recent years. With the huge growth of online casino sites, multiplayer services on consoles, and […]
  • GameCo Licenses their first game for its Video Game Gambling Machine

    By Casino International on May 25, 2016
    GameCo, Inc. has licensed the first game for its video game gambling machine (VGM), a first-person action engine from game publisher, 505 Games. It offers gamblers a 45 second skill-based experience on casino floors, delivering the same return to players as traditional slot machines. 505 Games is a multi-platform interactive video game company that publishes popular game titles across the […]
  • Shortlisted Nominees Announced for Asia Gaming Awards

    By Casino International on May 9, 2016
    The first phase of judging for the Asia Gaming Awards has successfully concluded and shortlisted nominees have been announced. This year there are ten award categories and they are as follows – Nominees for Best Casino Operator GALAXY ENTERTAINMENT GROUP LAS VEGAS SANDS WYNN MACAU MELCO CROWN ENTERTAINMENT GENTING Nominees for Best Integrated Resort GALAXY ENTERTAINMENT GROUP MARINA BAY SANDS MACAU […]
  • South American Round Up

    By Casino International on December 21, 2015
    Ricki Chavez Munoz reports on what’s happening in South America… We feel that very important news will come from Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay in 2016. According to reports, it falls to the new Argentine Government of Mauricio Macri to implement the agreement that exists between Argentina and the European Union and United States, to dismantle import restrictions on December 31 by […]
  • Daily Fantasy Sports banned in Nevada

    By Casino International on November 12, 2015
    With a cloud of uncertainty circling the legitimacy of daily fantasy sports, the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) recently ruled to cease all operations in the Silver State. By accepting money, the games have been determined to constitute gambling and only incumbent Nevada casinos may apply for a license to operate fantasy games. Through an “exhaustive analysis” by the NGCB, […]
  • The Changing Face of Bricks and Mortar Casinos

    By Casino International on November 10, 2015
    Historically, bricks and mortar casinos were littered with cumbersome slot machines lined in vast, unappealing rows. These were immensely popular with players, however, and this served as the trigger for the contemporary, online slots available through platforms like Titan casino. In some respects, it would be logical to assume that the emergence of online slots would reinforce the popularity of […]