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SENSATIONAL ICE rips up the records book

A magnificent 23,891 gaming industry professionals defied a 48-hour strike on the London Underground to set a new record attendance at ICE 2014 last week. The figure, which at this stage remains unaudited, represents a 7% increase on 2013 and a 12% uplift on 2012, the last edition of ICE to be held at Earls […]

11 February 2014 0 comment
Business Proves Brisk At EAG International

After three action-packed days, EAG International 2014 has closed with a palpable mood of optimism shared by visitors and exhibitors alike. In total, 5,460 visitors made their way to London’s ExCel, a positive reflection due to the number being slightly higher than recorded at the 2013 show. Many exhibitors reported brisk business with orders being […]

7 February 2014 0 comment
The IOC and sports betting operators strengthen integrity ties ahead of Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the regulated betting industry today announced a new information reporting arrangement surrounding any suspicious betting activity. The agreement signed by the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) and the European Sports Security Association (ESSA) comes ahead of the highly anticipated 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi (Russia) but will […]

6 February 2014 0 comment
Japan Gaming Congress announces JCM sponsorship

JCM, the international currency validator, has been confirmed as the first commerical sponsor of May’s Japan Gaming Congress (14-16 May, 2014, Tokyo). The announcement was confirmed on the second day of ICE Totally Gaming during the Asia Breakfast Focus which featured key speakers including Toru Mihara, Director, The Institute of Amusement Industry Studies, Osaka University […]

5 February 2014 0 comment
Net Entertainment unleashes Aliens as latest branded slot

Net Entertainment, the world’s leading provider of high-quality online casinò games, has unveiled Aliens™, a new branded video slot based on the cult sci-fi horror franchise. Aliens™ is Net Entertainment’s first ever casino game with real-time 3D graphics illustrating its commitment to innovation, as also confirmed by taking home the “Innovator of the Year” prize […]

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GTECH supplies Norsk Tipping with interactive products for largest-scale game launch in Lottery’s history

Through an agreement with GTECH, Norsk Tipping has launched its first range of iGaming products exclusively for the Norwegian market. The deployment of 65 games is the largest launch of its kind in the Lottery’s history. Norsk Tipping was asked by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture to develop online games to provide the Norwegian public […]

3 February 2014 0 comment
ICE announce ‘Game To Watch’ finalists

Big Time Gaming, Acespire and Tedbets have been selected as finalists in the inaugural Game To Watch competition, part of the Game Design & Development conference taking place on Wednesday 5th February at ExCeL London. A distinguished judging panel, comprising James Curwen (Director of Gaming, William Hill), Richard Beach (Gambling Product & Implementation Manager, FreemantleMedia […]

31 January 2014 0 comment