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Future of Casinos in New Jersey Up for Debate at East Coast Gaming Congress and i-Gaming Institute

New Jersey Officials Considering Regulation of Fantasy SportsA good debate lies ahead for the gaming world in the Garden State, MGW learned Monday in a release from ECGC.

A referendum on the New Jersey ballot that could authorize casinos in northern New Jersey is a focal point at the 20th annual East Coast Gaming Congress and i-Gaming Institute, to be held May 25-26 at the new Waterfront Conference Center at Harrah’s Resort.

The panel, titled “Atlantic City … and North Jersey? What’s Best for New Jersey?,” will be moderated by respected journalist John Brennan of The Record.

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NetEnt Games Goes Live with Tropicana in New Jersey

NetEnt Games Goes Live with Tropicana in New JerseymGamingWatch learned Monday that NetEnt — a leading international provider of digital gaming solutions — recently signed an agreement with Gamesys for the delivery of online casino games to Tropicana Atlantic City Online in New Jersey.

“After a successful integration process, a selection of NetEnt’s games is now live and available on TropicanaCasino.com, Tropicana Atlantic City’s online casino in the state of New Jersey,” an announcement this morning reads.

Gamesys US operates one of New Jersey’s market leading online gaming platforms, which supports the TropicanaCasino.com and VirginCasino.com brands.
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Penn National Gaming, Open Wager Roll Out New Mobile Social Casino Game

jcirPenn Interactive Ventures tells MGW that it has just officially launched its new mobile social casino game, Hollywood Slots.

Hollywood Slots features what the partners call “exclusive content” designed by leading social casino product developer Open Wager, Inc. and is currently available for download from the App Store and Google Play Store.

Open Wager tailored Hollywood Slots’ graphics to incorporate entertaining elements of Penn National’s popular Hollywood brand. Users collect free bonuses on the “Hollywood movie backlots”, invite their friends to play using Facebook, and compete in tournaments. Players’ virtual hostess, “Holly,” guides them to complete quests, earn stars and unlock new games.
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Casino Del Sol Taps Traffic Generation’s Pro Marketing Platform

Casino Del Sol Taps Traffic Generation's Pro Marketing PlatformCasino Del Sol and Traffic Generation(TraffGen) have agreed to terms for implementing the Traffic Generation Pro marketing platform, a statement emailed to MGW reads.

Casino Del Sol, a leading Tribal casino located in Tucson Ariz. is evolving its marketing and player development platform that serves as a foundation on which to manage a holistic, multi-channel marketing plan.

Traffic Generation software, if you’re not familiar, lets gaming operators deliver the most relevant real-time message to a segmented target audience in property, online, kiosk and mobile.

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Penn National Gaming, Open Wager Roll Out New Mobile Social Casino Game

Penn National Gaming, Open Wager Roll Out New Mobile Social Casino GamePenn Interactive Ventures, LLC, the interactive division of Penn National Gaming, revealed today that it is launching a new mobile social casino game called Hollywood Slots.

Hollywood Slots features what the company calls exclusive content designed by leading social casino product developer Open Wager, Inc. and is currently available for download from the App Store and Google Play Store.

Open Wager tailored Hollywood Slots’ graphics to incorporate entertaining elements of Penn National’s popular Hollywood brand. Users collect free bonuses on the “Hollywood movie backlots”, invite their friends to play using Facebook, and compete in tournaments. Players’ virtual hostess, “Holly,” guides them to complete quests, earn stars and unlock new games.

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PokerStars Coalition Backs California Online Poker Efforts

pokerstarsNot surprisingly, the PokerStars Coalition is standing behind efforts to usher in the era of legalized online poker in the State of California.

The announcement comes as the California Assembly Governmental Organization Committee will hold next week an informational hearing on  an online poker bill (AB 2863) that’s up for consideration.

Ahead of the weekend the PokerStars coalition sent a resounding letter of support to the legislator (Adam Gray) who introduced AB 2863.
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mGamingWatch: The Week’s Top Stories

Gambling.org Begins Serving Up Online Casino Software ReviewsHere are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming that we’ve been monitoring in recent days.

MGM Growth Properties to Start Marketing its U.S. IPO to Investors
The Las Vegas Review-Journal and Reuters are reporting that real estate investment trust MGM Growth Properties LLC is eying an IPO.

OpenBet Tops Grand National Record with 62,000 Bets-Per-Minute
Records are meant to be broken. And OpenBet has done exactly that. We’re told that the world’s leading omni-channel provider to the sports betting industry handled some 22 million sports bets on the day of the Grand National race across all channels.

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Intertain Rolls Out InterCasino Brand on Proprietary Platform

Intertain Rolls Out InterCasino Brand on Proprietary PlatformmGamingWatch learned Thursday that Intertain Group Limited is confirming what it calls the successful migration and re-launch of its InterCasino brand, which will now be hosted on Intertain’s proprietary Plain Gaming platform.

If you’re not familiar, Plain Gaming is the growth engine behind Vera&John, a successful online casino brand acquired by Intertain in December 2014.

The Plain Gaming platform is currently integrated with more than 30 game providers, offering over 1,000 web games and 400 mobile games.

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Contagious Gaming Inks Deal With Openbet

openbetContagious Gaming Inc. announced Thursday that it has signed, via its wholly-owned subsidiary Telos Entertainment Inc., a casino partner agreement with Openbet Limited.

The Distribution Agreement with Openbet will allow Contagious Gaming to integrate its digital scratch ticket portfolio to Openbet’s software platform for distribution to Openbet’s global customer base.

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OpenBet Tops Grand National Record with 62,000 Bets-Per-Minute

OpenBet Betting on Further GrowthRecords are meant to be broken. And OpenBet has done exactly that.

We’re told that the world’s leading omni-channel provider to the sports betting industry handled some 22 million sports bets on the day of the Grand National race across all channels.

“The 24-hour period is the supplier’s busiest of the year,” a statement sent to MGW reads. “At its peak, the company processed 62,000 bets-per-minute on Saturday 9th April 2016 – an increase of 27% from 2015. In addition, OpenBet processed a total of 60.5 million account transactions; an uplift of 14% from 12 months ago.”
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