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Sports betting is a popular activity that involves result prediction of games, matches, races in different kinds of sports (horse racing, football, golf, basketball, hockey, track cycling just to name a few). This entertainment is popular across the world, but several countries prefer sportsbook to any other type of gambling. What are they?
A casino offers a wide variety of entertainment: table games (like roulette or baccarat), blackjack, and poker. However, slot machines seem to be the most popular pastime for visitors, and this popularity results in a great diversity of releases on all possible themes and with numerous modern features. What is more, the number of slot machines an operator offers is usually bigger than the number of all other games. But what is the secret of such great popularity of this type of gaming and which countries are totally fan about slots?
The online gambling industry, including sportsbook and online casino, became legal in Spain in 2011. Since then, the interest of players to virtual wagering grows constantly, as the services offered by online operators allow their customers to experience the atmosphere of land-based gambling without leaving their homes. Thus, the share of online gambling in Spain has doubled since 2012 and comprised 12.1% of the total gambling in 2019. The predictions also show that interactive betting in Spain will win the preferences of users, and its share in the gross win will increase by 30% in 2024.
Slot machines have taken over the rest of the casino content lately, especially among those players that choose online gaming over land-based options. It is not a surprise if you consider the appeal of slots. On top of a simple game of chance, they can offer thrilling plots, a variety of themes, numerous features that constantly evolve, and new slot variations, including the combination of slot mechanics with video game features. Nonetheless, some research shows that there are countries that are still loyal to the traditional concepts of casinos and often prefer table games to any other type of entertainment. What are those countries? Find the top 5 of them below.
Microgaming is probably the first name the gaming industry is associated with. This award-winning and record-breaking studio was launched in 1994, contributing to the world of gambling ever since. Microgaming operates the Quickfire platform, boasts a legendary Mega Moolah progressive slot that is registered in the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® for the largest online slot payout. And the company does not stop impressing its fans. Microgamingrecently started a new project to diversify and refresh its portfolio. What is the best way to do this? Get new independent studios with a modern perspective and innovative ideas involved. The project was successfully launched in 2018. Since that time, Microgaming constantly announces cooperation with new studios and expands ...
Slots are the darlings of this century, bringing untold rewards, huge excitement, and a tangible pace of play. As Slot developers compete to create the most innovative new features, ways to award prizes, or generally just dazzle players, you’ll find a massive range of thrilling Slots and game concepts available online. Today we’re going to look at a Slots style that’s pushing gameplay further than ever before; Megaways™ Slots - created byBig Time Gaming (BTG)and licensed out to other software providers on a per-game basis. ...
Renowned for its developed economy, high quality of life, and inclusiveness, Canada has adopted an open-minded approach to gambling activity. Having said that, it still remains something of an enigma in terms of gambling, where its nearest neighbor, the US, hasfully embracedthe potential of betting for generating revenue and supporting strong economic growth. The Canadian market has remained like its legislative outlook in as much as it is a patchwork of provincial markets, each with their own legislation and challenges in operation. According to a research paper byResearchandMarkets.comthe Canadian gambling industry is characterized by a shift from land-based to online gambling activity. Moreover, brick-and-mortar betting establishments hav...
When it comes to technologies, they influence every sphere, making services faster and more accessible, and the customer experience more convenient. Online gambling has also been developed to meet the interests of Internet-oriented customers. However, the question about the share of interactive or online sites, in the total gambling sector is still open. Does it overtake land-based casinos? What is the potential of offline operators? What correlation between these two spheres will be in the future? Despite the common belief that online gambling grows significantly every year and gains major influence,H2GCreports on the total gross win show that land-based gambling continues to lead and preserves a strong position in the market. In 2018, the total gross win for land-based...
Hacksaw Gaming is a new studio that has already received a reputation of a creative software developer that is not afraid of experiments and blends of styles and features. A great example of its philosophy in gaming is a series of Cubes slots. Currently, there are two games in this suite, and we will explore them further.
Slots devoted to Egypt and other ancient civilizations are probably among the most popular ones both with players and software providers. A wide range of games of this kind are launched every year, so you always have something new to play. Recent releases by TrueLab and RubyPlay are among those slot machines that are worth trying for those who are searching for a thrilling adventure to Scandinavia and Central America.
Slot machines inspired by certain cultures are quite popular with software providers. However, the culture and traditions of the United States do not serve as inspiration very often, so games devoted to this country are not that common. NoLimit City and Radi8 have decided to change that and introduced two bright releases that show you this country from a different perspective.
The first quarter of 2021 appeared to be a fruitful one for Playtech, one of the pioneers of the gambling industry. Despite being in this field for more than 20 years, the studio constantly finds new ways to expand its games to new markets and make them available for more players. The company recently signed agreements with 888 Casino and Novomatic.
New Casino Masters is already live and welcomes players from different continents. The brand is home to several powerful characters who will guide you in this adventure and bestow special bonuses on you. This trip to the unknown land is filled with numerous video slots and live dealer releases so that everyone can choose entertainment to his or her taste.
Fantasy-themed slots stay on top of most popular releases for many years, and 2021 is not an exception. Software developers continue to generate new games with fantasy elements, and such popular studios as Pragmatic Play, Habanero, Arcadem, and Pocket Games Soft are among them. Continue reading to find out what adventures with fantasy elements they have prepared for you!
February 2021 was truly fruitful for Microgaming. This leading company has expanded its library with 20 new games. As usual, the studio offers a diversity of themes, thrilling plots, and a range of interesting features. Thus, each player can find a game perfect for him or her.
Swedish players now have access to a new gambling destination with a range of casino games of different types. This is Pelaa Casino, an operator that has recently entered this market. New customers are offered a special welcome bonus and innovative payment methods.
Fans of Play’n GO will be happy to know that this Swedish software provider has prepared four exciting adventures for players. Pick one of the titles overviewed below and try your luck in scooping big payouts while discovering underexplored parts of Scandinavian culture and the romantic side of Merlin. Furthermore, you can visit Latin America and participate in a quest of the legendary Cat Wilde or break the piggy bank on a fruit farm.
EveryMatrix, an award-winning software provider with solid portfolio innovation in gaming solutions, has recently opened a new office in Miami, Florida. This is a great step for the company with the strategy of expanding its presence in Latin American and US markets.