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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...
The gambling industry in Germany is to undergo transformation in the nearest future, as German regulators have decided to implement new rules in this field and legalize online casino and poker. New regulations will come into effect in July 2021. A transitional period has started, and it has already brought significant changes that affect both game suppliers and players.
Arcadem is a new software provider that was launched in July 2020. However, a little experience in the industry should not make you hesitant about playing games from this studio, as the company has already received the support of one of the key players in gaming.
Play’n GO knows how to make players sit on the edge of their seats in anticipation of new releases. Its games usually feature top-notch graphics, exciting themes, and a set of thrilling bonuses, so they are definitely worth waiting for. However, this autumn the studio has set an even higher benchmark by presenting a sequel of a legendary slot, a new view on an old tale, a fresh look at the trite marine theme, and bring popular trends from social networks to the reels. We are excited to try all these releases, and what about you?
GamePlay Interactive has been in the industry for over 7 years entertaining players with a variety of slot machines on different themes and with different gameplay options. Another reason why this popular BVI-based studio manages to get more and more loyal fans is its constant expenditure of the portfolio. Thus, the company has recently launched three new titles in a short period of time. These are Angry Bees, Virus Invasion, and God of Flames.
When it comes to BetSoft, many players anticipate each release as they know something fresh and unique is waiting for them. If you are one of those curious fans who cannot wait to have some insights into upcoming releases by BetSoft, we have those sweet pieces of enjoyable puzzles for you.
Halloween is coming, and software providers try to be the first in introducing new releases devoted to the celebration of this holiday. Plenty of them have already been launched, and it can be difficult for some to pick one to play. So, we offer you our top 5 latest releases to enjoy in anticipation of the scariest night of the year!
Friday is a good day but it happens only once a week. The new Casino Friday makes a little improvement to the everyday routine and allows players to have some Friday relaxation and fun any day of the week. Endless Friday begins on October 1st when the operators open its doors for players!
Spinning the reels of a slot machine with four favorite characters in roles of main symbols doubles the pleasure. Many software providers feel that excitement and bring popular personages to the reels. SimplePlay, Iron Dog Studio, and GameArt are not exceptions. They have recently launched slot machines that allow you to follow the evidence to solve a crime, face the challenges of knights, and fight for justice and the king. Have you already guessed the characters we are going to meet in slots we are to overview today?
The space theme has become extremely popular with players and software providers recently, so we have plenty of new slot releases devoted to space missions, alien combats, cosmic treasure quests to discover. The collection of such games has been expanded lately via three new products by Pragmatic Play, Eyecon, and Half Pixel Studios.
Are you looking for a thrilling quest for a sacred book buried somewhere in an Ancient Egyptian temple, willing to explore wild nature in the mountains, or want to witness the opposition of good and evil on the reels? Three slot machines below can be a good choice for you!
The pirate theme is one of the most popular in the gaming industry. So, both new and experienced studios choose it for their games, as pirates add extra thrill, venture, and excitement to the story that unfolds on the reels of the slot machine. Famous Net Entertainment and iGaming newbie Copacabana have recently presented releases devoted to fearless buccaneers.