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Mobile Game Industry Annual Summit Set for January in Xiamen


Mobile Game Industry Annual Summit Set for January in XiamenThe 3rd Mobile Game Industry Annual Summit (MGAS) is scheduled to be held on January 13-14, 2016 at Xiamen International Conference Center Hotel.

According to details shared with mGamingWatch, the event is co-hosted by Mobile Game Entrepreneur Alliance (MGEA), the People’s Government of Siming District in Xiamen and Howell International Trade Fair Ltd., and supported by the Technology and Digital Publication Division of China’s State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television, Xiamen Municipal Government and related government authorities.

Under the theme of “Industrial Influence, Diversified Drives”, MGAS will review the development trends, hot issues and phenomena of the mobile game industry in 2015, and predict new trends of mobile game, virtual reality (VR) and E-sports business in 2016.
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Holiday Marketing, Promotions Sweep Over Mobile Gaming Landscape


Holiday Marketing, Promotions Sweep Over Mobile Gaming LandscapemGamingWatch was briefed today the team behind Santastic, one of Slotastic’s most popular Christmas slots.

The game in question is now available in its mobile casino for smartphones and tablets (To celebrate, the casino is giving players up to 150 free spins on the new mobile slot game).

These free spins can be taken in the mobile, download or instant play casino.
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mGamingWatch: The Week’s Top Stories


mGamingWatch The Week’s Top StoriesHere are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming that we’ve been monitoring in recent days.

deltaDNA Research Reveals Potential Gaming Insights for Mobile Marketers
We already know there are vast differences between the preferences of males and females. But those preferences also extend well into the mobile gaming space.

Is It Time for Casinos to Place Their Marketing Bets on Millennials?
On Tuesday, Lauren Clark of Cronkite News shared a fascinating new infographic in a report on the changing views of casinos toward Millennials.
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deltaDNA Research Reveals Potential Gaming Insights for Mobile Marketers


deltaDNA Research Reveals Potential Gaming Insights for Mobile MarketersWe already know there are vast differences between the preferences of males and females. But those preferences also extend well into the mobile gaming space.

“New data from nine million mobile game players affirms some traditional assumptions while revealing wild disparities,” the research summary shared with mGamingWatch reads.

New data released today from game analytics and marketing platform deltaDNA, reveals that while some traditional assumptions of gender preference within games hold true, wild disparity and contradiction exists within different genres and game types.

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Mobile Paves the Way for the Future of Gaming


Mobile Paves the Way for the Future of GamingThe mobile gaming industry continues to be one of the top performing sectors of both the mobile apps and gaming industries.

That’s according to a new report from Tapinator.

Already a $25 Billion industry itself, a few industry analysts predict it to surpass console revenue in 2015 and boom to reach $40 Billion by 2018.

With gamer expectations on the rise, companies with recent advancements of notice are Tapinator, Inc., Electronic Arts Inc., Glu Mobile Inc., Activision Blizzard, Inc. and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc.

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Google Play Warming Up to Sports Gambling Apps


Google Play Warming Up to Sports Gambling Apps“On the eve of the NFL season, Google’s app store quietly approved two daily fantasy apps in what appears to be a reversal of its longstanding ban on apps that enable gambling,” notes a story just out by Kif Leswing of Fortune.

According to the report, a lot of money will be wagered on NFL contests this year via daily fantasy apps, especially offerings from DraftKings and FanDuel.

“In daily fantasy, users bet on individual players by selecting a hypothetical lineup of players, and collect a cash prize if their team ends up with the best statistics,” explains Leswing. “These picks and wagers can be done through a web browser or, increasingly, on mobile apps.”

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Mobile Casino Network Announces Integration With Microgaming and Eyecon


Mobile Casino Network Announces Integration With Microgaming and EyeconIn a recent announcement, Mobile Casino Network shared that they will be integrating with Microgaming and Eyecon games to offer new third party games on their popular gaming network. With the addition of these new games, Mobile Casino Network will now have more than 200 games to offer their users. This includes slots, poker, casino games, scratch games.

This expansion is in addition to the popular branded games they provide by VIP Club Casino, Summit Casino, and Quackpot Casino.

Neeraj Jha, the Managing Director of Mobile Casino Network, stated that: “MCN continuously strives to offer superior gaming content to its players. Partnership with Microgaming and Eyecon Games is sure to attract many more players to our brands. Premium mobile gaming content is an absolute refresher.”

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mGamingWatch: The Week’s Top Stories


mGamingWatch The Week’s Top StoriesHere are some of the top stories in mobile and online gaming that we’ve been monitoring in recent days.

Mohegan Sun Brings Another Online Casino to the Garden State
Dan Katz of Poker News Daily is reporting that another online casino coming to New Jersey. The Mohegan Sun is rolling the dice and rolling out MoheganSunCasino.com, powered by NYX Gaming to facilitate online gambling in the Garden State, where such activity is legal for gamers of the appropriate legal age.

Casino Marketers Say Gambling is Not the Only Reason to Head to Atlantic City
It is no secret that Atlantic City has been struggling in recent years, which is one of the reasons that casinos and resorts are starting to think outside of the box. Since gambling is not a large enough draw to Atlantic City, many casinos and local businesses are finding ways to make the destination more appealing for vacationers of all interests.
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SkillOnNet Continues to Raise the Stakes in Online, Mobile Gaming


SkillOnNet Continues to Raise the Stakes in Online, Mobile GamingSkillOnNet, a hugely popular casino software provider, is back to doing what it does best — innovating in online and mobile gaming.

The company has just rolled out live casino games from Evolution Gaming, a provider of video-streamed live dealer gaming on its casino mobile platform.

The full suite of live casino games, including live roulette, blackjack, baccarat and Casino Hold’em will be featured on major online casino brands such as Mega Casino, PlayMillion Casino, EUcasino and SlotsMagic.

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Op-Ed: Bold vs. Hesitant iGaming Players


Op-Ed Bold vs. Hesitant iGaming PlayersThe following is a guest contributed post from the team at Optimove.

In real-money games, some players make their first deposit immediately upon registering, while others can take weeks or even months before depositing any money. What impact does this period—the length of time until their first deposit—have on the player’s subsequent lifecycle and spend patterns? Does it impact the amount of money they ultimately deposit or the frequency of their deposits? Does it make a difference to their retention? And if the answer to any of these questions is yes, how can marketers use this information to engage players more effectively?

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