Publications by Iryna SI
Top-5 Countries That Prefer Sportsbook to Other Types of Betting| Iryna SI
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?Read More
Top-5 Countries That Like Slots the Most| Iryna SI
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?Read More
New State Regulations Set Ground Work for Sufficient Changes in the Spanish Online Casino Industry and VR Sector| Iryna SI
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.Read More
Top-5 Countries That Choose Table Games Over Other Casino Entertainment| Iryna SI
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.Read More
Independent Studios and Their Contribution to Microgaming’s Portfolio| Iryna SI
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 ...Read More
Megaways™Slot Games - Thousands of Ways to Win| Iryna SI
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. ...Read More
Emerging Canadian Markets| Iryna SI
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...Read More
Online vs Offline Gambling: Tendencies & Predictions| Iryna SI
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...Read More
Be Sure Not to Miss 4 Slots with Peculiar Themes Launched This Spring| Iryna SI
Popular software providers always find the creativity to produce exciting slot machines with original themes and innovative bonuses, so players can always enjoy something fresh and unique. This time, we offer you a chance to discover recent games by Evoplay, Net Entertainment, Hacksaw Gaming, and Crazy Tooth Studio and immerse yourself in fascinating adventures. Thus, you can experience the atmosphere of the Wild West, observe fussy bees, face scary monsters in the darkness, and visit the lair of the devil.
Do not Miss 2 Latest Slots by Light & Wonder (SG Interactive)| Iryna SI
If you wonder if SG Interactive has disappeared from the world of gaming, as you have not seen new games from this studio for a while, do not worry about that. The company is still active and creates new engaging slots, but it has undergone a rebranding, so SG Interactive is Light & Wonder now, and we offer you a chance to discover its two latest releases, namely Chain Reactors Deluxe 96 and Dynamite Frenzy.
“We’re always looking for new ways to push the boundaries of what’s possible in iGaming.”| Iryna SI
Embarking on a path in the gaming industry is always a thrilling adventure for a new software developer, but it also comes with its fair share of challenges. Not every studio can ascend to the summit and garner a large base of admirers among players. Yet, Lady Luck Games has proven to be a remarkable exception. Founded in 2019, the company has navigated its way to success, captivating players through vibrant designs, embedded creativity, and an innovative approach to game mechanics.
Meet ELA Games – A Young Studio with Highly Engaging Slots| Iryna SI
ELA Games is one of the new names that has recently appeared in the highly competitive industry of casino games. It focuses on the development of a reeled machine with bright and colorful themes and engaging bonuses. Let’s look closer at the studio and the games it produces.
Discover Three Exciting Slots about Mythical Characters that Offer Big Wins| Iryna SI
Three new games by popular software developers invite you to dive into the world of magic and mythical creatures that tempt you with generous rewards and exciting adventures in a series of bonus rounds. Thus, you can follow the fairies in the enchanted wood, try to unleash the powerful sword of King Arthur, and explore the bottom of the sea to find a treasure chest.
LeoVegas Group Plans to Acquire Push Gaming| Iryna SI
LeoVegas announced the acquisition of Push Gaming, as the group purchased the majority of shares of this award-winning software provider. However, fans of this UK-based studio should not worry about the upcoming acquisition, as little will change for the company in terms of game development.
3 Top Studios Obtain Swedish Gambling Licenses| Iryna SI
According to the changes in Swedish gambling laws, any slot provider that wishes to supply its content to online operators in the country should hold a B2B gambling permit from the Swedish Gambling Authority. This law takes effect on July 1st, 2023, so it is no wonder that many top studios are willing to make sure that they are compliant with all requirements in Sweden in advance. Thus, news about issued licenses to top studios are common now. Among those companies are three software providers that are widely popular in Sweden have already applied for the license and obtained it recently. Let’s look at each of them closer.
Explore Vast Space in 2 Recent Games by BTG and BGaming| Iryna SI
Space-themed reeled machines remain one of the most popular game themes for many years, as players find them intriguing and enjoyable. At the same time, software developers have plenty of room to maneuver when it comes to storylines, characters, and bonuses. BTG and BGaming have recently added new releases to the space slots collection, and they are already available at hundreds of online operators that have portfolios of those companies integrated within their platforms.
SOFTSWISS Donated Over €1,700,000 on Charity in 2022| Iryna SI
SOFTSWISS has recently shared the report stating its annual donations to a charity aimed at helping those who suffer from devastating events. The figure in 2022 was impressive, as the company spent €1,700,000+ to give a helping hand to those in need.
Ontario Becomes One of The Best Gambling Markets in North America in 2022| Iryna SI
Ontario is one of the not many provinces in Canada that offers regulated gambling, and the success of the first year of its existence shows that it has been the right decision to provide Canadian players with an opportunity to have a safe and protected gambling experience.
4 New Exciting Animal-Inspired Slots That You Should Try| Iryna SI
Countryside and farm-themed games appear to be a recent trend that engages thousands of players across the world, so it is not a surprise we have four new games inspired by this theme. Especially now, when the time for farming is approaching. What can you expect from those recent farm-themed games? Yggdrasil transfers you into space where domestic animals fight with aliens, BF Games presents the sequel of their successful Chicken Madness release, and Red Tiger and Stakelogic depict the sneaky attempts of forest beasts to steal some domestic animals. Let’s look closer at each of the games a bit more in the article.
Playtech Demonstrates Significant Revenue Growth Through 2022| Iryna SI
Playtech has recently published its 2022 year-results report that demonstrates a significant B2B segment and Snaitech business growth that contributes to the increase in revenue of 33%. Thus, the company states to have a revenue of €1.60bn, which is €39m higher than the previous year.
Top 5 Spring Slots You Would Not Like to Miss| Iryna SI
There are plenty of new games released in the first half of spring 2023, so players can already find games that will allow them to enjoy magic, dive into thrilling adventures, and scoop impressive rewards in bonus rounds. Today, we will look at five reeled machines by popular software developers that you might have missed.
New Releases in “Book of…” Genre (Branded Features Added)| Iryna SI
Book-of-Ra-themed games are never out of fashion, and the number of their variants and plots is difficult to count, as more and more software developers use their creativity and inspiration to give players engaging slots in this genre each year. Blue Guru Games and Quickspin are on the list of those software developers, so we can enjoy the iconic Book of Thieves and Book of Inferno games launched by them recently.
Recent Steps Towards Regulated and Responsible Gaming in the World| Iryna SI
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The gambling industry is going through a transformation, as many countries strive to provide their citizens with regulated gaming and secure their responsible gambling behavior. Following the news about a recently approved decree that focuses on young players and players at risk in Spain, new restrictions have taken effect in Georgia, and gaming is banned for certain categories, while the Australian government works towards time limits for gamblers. At the same time, the Philippines and Denmark fight against illegal gaming. The details of changes in each market are given further in the article.
Time to Fight Monsters Back! Play 2 New Slots to Do That| Iryna SI
How about several horror stories? If you are in the mood to feel your blood run cold as you spin the reels, then make sure not to miss two recent games by Nolimit City and Stakelogic. Encounter zombies and observe the devil of the creatures but make sure to resist the temptation as they show you the fortune that can be yours. If you manage to fight them instead of giving in to their temptations, then an even bigger treasure awaits you on the reels!