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UK government to investigate link between video games and gambling
The UK's Department of Culture, Media, and Sport (DCMS) has launched an inquiry into the growth of "immersive and addictive technologies." The...
Scott Van Pelt urges responsibility in US Sports betting market at G2E
US Sports Anchor Scott Van Pelt (SportsCenter – ESPN) has warned the US gambling sector to avoid repeating advertising mistakes of...
Kliavkoff joins MGM Resorts International as President of Entertainment and Sports
MGM Resorts International has announced the appointment of George Kliavkoff as the company's new President of Entertainment and Sports. His role will...
Gambling regulators voice video game concerns
Skin gambling and loot boxes are being targeted by global gambling regulators as the ‘blurring of lines between gambling and gaming’...
Games developers remove paid loot boxes in Belgium
It seems the Belgian Gaming Commission’s (BGC) strong stance against loot boxes has hit a chord with developers, as both Overwatch...
Melco outlines Macau Estadium plans
Melco Resorts & Entertainment will become the first operator in Macau to build an esports stadium. In partnership with Kowloon E-Stadium, the...
Mr Green looks to eSports with latest venture
Online casino and gaming operator Mr Green has announced the launch of a new eSports focused joint venture with Gamingzone Entertainment. The...
Esports Entertainment strengthens affiliate program
Antigua and Barbuda-based online gambling company Esports Entertainment Group has announced the signing of ten new eSports teams to its Affiliate...
Dutch Gambling Authority’s report tackles loot boxes
The Dutch Gambling Authority, has released a public report on their website demanding that the gaming industry adjust their loot box offerings...
GGA Las Vegas announces latest award sponsors
Gambling Insider is proud to announce the latest Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas sponsors for the 2018 ceremony. Ahead of G2E...
BetConstruct announced as the GGA Las Vegas Lead Sponsor
For the second year in a row, the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas are proud to announce that BetConstruct will be...
GGA London 2018 Winners Revealed
Finally after months of nominating, voting and adjudicating, the Global Gaming Awards London 2018 winners have been announced. Hosted at the...
Betradar announced as Event Sponsor for Global Gaming Awards London
Sports and betting data specialist Betradar has been named as the event sponsor for the inaugural Global Gaming Awards London. ...
The global loot box loophole
Attention surrounding the contentious issue of loot box gambling has spread like wildfire amongst the world's gaming legislators. Earlier this week,...
Illinois online gaming and DFS bill misses the cut
Representatives in the Illinois state legislature have failed to approve or reject a bill which would see online poker, casino games...
UltraPlay launches eSports betting cryptocurrency
Online betting provider UltraPlay has announced the launch of a cryptocurrency aimed purely at the eSports betting market. The eSports...
Watch the Global Gaming Awards 2017 ceremony
This year’s Global Gaming Awards have come to a close, after months of nominating, shortlisting and judging, the winners were finally...
Loot boxes definition under fire in the UK
Questions are being put to the UK’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Karen Bradley, regarding the use...
DraftKings creates Chief Business Officer position
US daily fantasy sports heavyweight DraftKings has announced the creation of a new Chief Business Officer position in the company, appointing...
Isle of Man appoints new Head of e-Gaming
The Isle of Man Government has announced the appointment of gaming industry veteran Tony Ure to the position of Head of...
2017 GGA Winners announced
This year’s Global Gaming Awards winners have been announced. Taking place at a ceremony in Las Vegas, this year’s GGA’s were...
Betway secure Electronic Sports Global Tour sponsorship
Betway has announced will be the Head Sponsor of the Electronic Sports Global Tour (ESG) Tour in Mykonos this year. The...
ESports Entertainment get Curacao gaming licence
ESports Entertainment Group (EEG) International have acquired a much coveted eGaming specific licence from the Dutch province of Curacao. EEG...
Boom Fantasy receives New York DFS licence
Daily Fantasy Sports operator Boom Fantasy has confirmed that it has been awarded a licence to operate paid DFS contests by...
CEC to bring together the eSports and casino world in Las Vegas
No more than ten years ago, competitive computer gaming didn't even exist, but things have quickly turned around with the astonishing...
MGM introduce Virtual Reality LEVEL UP Arena to Vegas
MGM are about to launch a 20,000 square-foot virtual reality and social gaming space called the LEVEL UP Arena, the first...
Betway to sponsor eSports ESL Pro League
Sportsbook operator Betway has announced the agreement of a deal to become the primary sponsor of the eSports ESL Pro League...
ESP.bet obtains first-ever license for virtual goods gambling
Specialist eSports fantasy league and betting site eSportsPools (ESP.bet) has secured the first-ever license to specifically cover gambling with virtual goods. ...
eSports could be going to the Olympics
eSports could be at the 2024 Olympics according to Tony Estanguet, the Co-President of the Paris Olympic Committee. eSports...
Sky Bet reinforces its Daily Fantasy Sports portfolio by partnering with Dribble
Sky Betting & Gaming has shown a strong commitment to Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) by entering a new market joint venture...
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