February 16, 2009
February 15 – Casino Tropez reports that players are flocking to the casino to play the Beach Life progressive slot and the jackpot pool is growing faster than ever. At the time of writing, the jackpot tickers was ticking away at $1,197,549.
A quick scan of the other jackpots at Casino Tropez reveals Gold Rally at over $350,000, Wall St Fever at $109,000 and progressive Blackjack at over $200,000. The total combined progressive jackpot total is sitting at over $4.3 million.
It’s not just about progressive jackpots at Casino Tropez, with an impressive range of 120 games as well as a mobile casino for players on the move. Some other features of the casino include:
1. Live Webcam Dealers. The popularity of these games with table game fans has been growing. The games work just like they do in live casinso and players can chat with the dealer as well as other players.
2. Arcade Games. There a virtual racing game, Mah Jong, Pachinko and more to cater for the UK and Asian markets.
3. A choice of a download casino or flash games.
4. Blackjack Tournaments. Weekly tournaments with added cash prizes are provign to be very popular.
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February 15, 2009
32Vegas has made another lucky gambler a millionaire. Ren S., from Holland, became another lucky winner to win big at 32Vegas Online Casino. He won his new fortune after playing one of the many progressive jackpot slots available at 32Vegas.
Currently, slots make up over 60% of online and land based casino games. Didn’t that work out well for Ren S. He just happened to choose the right slot machine on the right day; taking home a cool $2, 476, 250. Ren noted his love for slots and online casinos led him to the slot machine that victorious day. He plans on opening his own atelier with his new found fortune, a long time dream of his.
Progressive slots are one of the most popular casino games due to the fact that despite players loosing money, a portion of the money being played is placed into a prize pool known as a progressive jackpot. This pool is open to everyone playing the game and can be won at any time. Progressive jackpots are usually very large and are constantly reset when won so the jackpot is constantly growing, waiting for the next player to come along and win the large jackpot!
32Vegas offers all of the popular casino games, including table games, video poker and many more. Currently, the total progressive amount at 32Vegas ranges anywhere from a few hundred dollars to almost $400, 000 and climbing. So if you’re looking for a big payday, 32Vegas Casino might be your ticket, just ask Ren!
February 14, 2009
Spin3 is the popular provider of mobile online gambling technology, who has decide to rise the mobile stakes and becomes the first one to supply the web based casino games for the innovative mobile phone Android G1, which is the subject of wide speculation. Such well-known web-based games as the Microgaming\’s Blackjack and Roulette, progressive Major Millions slot game and highly popular Tomb Rider don’t need to download and install the games and therefore the players have the opportunity to play immediately.
Spin3\’s mobile casino games in combination with the Android G1\’s quality of screen and touch-screen controls provide the latest technologies in the world of online gambling.
The Head of Spin3, Matti Zinder proclaims that the G1 based on the Google Android operating system is able to compete with iPhone and becomes the integral part of the consumer market.
The phenomenal fact is about 1.5 million Android G1 phones have been ordered even before it has been launched. The part of the Spin3’s strategy is the launch of casino games on Android G1, Spin3 wishes to offer the best games as the web applications, which will be used on web-based smartphones.
G1 performs the new generation of operating systems, it’s fast and stable, it can be described with the help of the words interactivity and internet. This latest system and mobile internet can provide together a streamlined channel for delivering games, so mobile gaming experience will be accessible for everybody.
Also Zinder says that the mobile internet technology is the next stem in the field of mobile telephony and online gambling.
The Google Android operating system has the high level of flexibility, this is an open source system, so very soon other handset manufacturers start producing devices based on this platform. Now Spin3 takes an active part in promotion of this new device and is going to continue the further work and adaptation of the games in order to support it.
Spin3 is going to show the demos of the games for Android G1 at the International Gaming Expo in London (27th – 29th January, 2009) and at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (16th – 19th February, 2009).
February 14, 2009
February 14 – The current state of the law in Japan outlaws most forms of land based gambling and all forms of online gambling.
Japan is one of few first world countries with no land casinos. All forms of gambling is controlled by the state which is limited to horse racing and the lottery.
Now lawmakers are reported to realize that there is a tax revenue opportunity going to waste.
Land based casino operators have long had an interest in Japan. The opportunity can not be underestimated. Japan has the biggest GDP in Asia and with a population of 128 million is offers a huge opportunity to them and likewise to online gambling operators.
According to news sources, the Japanese Liberal Democratic Party has commenced talks with some large land based as well as online gambling operators.
Macau and Singapore have successfully boosted tax revenues through legalized online and land based gambling. Japan is experiencing an ongoing recession and a declining tourist industry so there is little surprise that they are looking to boost their tax coffers.
The legal process is slow but it seems as if there is a favorable mood towards new forms of legalized gambling in Japan. T
February 13, 2009
February 13 – This Valentine’s Day could be a lucky day for you with the chance of winning a big slice of $75,000 for a paltry $0,99 entre fee.
The tournament has a total prize pool of $75,000 and the eventual winner will walk away with $35,00. Now that’s sweeter than any chocolate you may get for Valentine’s day!
The week long tournament starts on Friday, February 13th at 7PM (ET) and runs until Friday, February 20th 2009. Even if you don’t win and bag the $35,000 Grand Prize, there are big cash payouts for the first 125 placed players.
Not bad fro 99 cents!
You can enter the tournament at Golden Casino or Onlinevegas.com Casino. These are sister casinos operated by the same group. Both casinos welcome players from the US and all over the world (Canada excluded).
In addition to this tournament, both casinos run a packed monthly tournament schedule including slots, blackjack and video poker events.
Golden Casino offers a 100% up to $555 sign up bonus and one of the best comps programs in the business, with nine tiers that offer better and better rewards as you move up in levels.
Onlinevegas Casino makes a huge commitment to new players. You can claim up to $5,675 in bonuses over your first year at the casino. Players love this structure because if you’re looking for a casino to become a regular hangout, you know what you will receive up-front. Online Vegas was awarded our Best New Casino of 2008.
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February 11, 2009
William Hill Online Casino is the home of a world record breaker! One lucky William Hill Casino player, Mark T from Derbyshire, managed to break a world record while playing the amazing new slot machine, King Kong, by triggering its Smash feature and winning an unprecedented number of free spins.
From just one 10p spin on King Kong, Mark won the record-breaking 4,500 free spins by hitting three King Kong logos and entering the Casino slot’s Smash feature. Initially, he won 150 free spins but managed to turn that into a further 4,350 spins without staking another penny! Mark ended up winning an incredible £8,980 at the end of his free spin bonanza!
“I remember the free spins just kept on going and going and going – it was a nice little payout”, said Mark after the amazing sequence of free spins. “I even turned the game off and it carried on spinning throughout New Year’s Eve until about an hour before midnight!”
What a truly amazing way to start 2009 at William Hill Casino! This January William Hill Casino has already announced 2 big jackpot winers: Simon B Strikes Gold with Pharaoh’s Treasure Slot winning £227,054, another player Carl won £73,634.46.
William Hill, a leading name in sports betting, has been around for a staggering 70 years. It has successfully adapted to the world of Internet gambling, offering online betting, casino, poker and bingo gaming.
If you are not a member of the casino yet, join William Hill Online Casino now to play King Kong and other exciting slots. All new players are offered a 150% match bonus of up to £300 free on their first deposit.
February 9, 2009
All Slots Casino is without a doubt no stranger to the limelight when it comes to big winners. One cold February day, Simon D. hit the jackpot on the five-reel progressive slot, King Cashalot, for a huge $895,456 payout.
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Leah A., a long-time All Slots player, hit the Major Millions progressive jackpot twice within three hours, for an astounding $682,822.30 in winnings.
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February 8, 2009
February 9 – Vegas sportsbooks have published Super Bowl betting results. A total of $81.5 million was wagered at Nevada licensed sportsbooks on Super Bowl XLIII, an huge 11.5 percent decrease from the 2008 handle. This is the lowest result since 2004.
The 176 sports books licensed in Nevada report a combined win of $6.7 which is an 8.2 win percentage. At least this is an improvement over the $2.5 million loss from last year.
The Steelers failed to cover the spread.
Coupled with declining casino revenues in Vegas, this makes pretty dismal reading for the casino groups.
As far as online sportsbooks are concerned there are no official figures, but a informal discussions with some of the large online sportsbooks reveal a similar trend.
Historical Super Bowl Betting results in Vegas:
February 7, 2009
February 5 – WagerWorks’ Cleopatra is one of the most popular online slots. Players can now also win a progressive jackpot when playing this game.
MegaJackpots Cleopatra features 20 paylines with a free spins spin feature.
The WagerWorks online MegaJackpots is a series of progressive jackpot slot style games are linked to a jackpot which starts at a value of 1.5 million received contributions from all of Wagerworks’ licensed casinos. The jackpot is paid in full by Wagerworks when won.
Every penny wagered at max line bet (20 lines) will make a contribution to the jackpot.
To win the Megajackpot, the player has to be lucky enough to line up all five mega jackpot symbols in the same row.
In addition to the big jackpot, players can win additional credits if they trigger the bonus round by lining up three Sphinx symbols, which awards 15 free spins with a 3 times multiplier for wins during the free spins. Players can win up to 180 free spins with retriggers. The jackpot can also be won during the Cleopatra Bonus.
At the time of writing, Megajackpots was ticking away at over 1.5 million pounds. The upgraded Cleopatra game will be rolled out to WagerWorks casinos in the coming days.
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February 6, 2009
Slotland.com is at it again with a brand new slot game being offered at WinADay.com. The 3D site already features a full suite of elaborate multi-payline slot games suited to different players needs. The new game, Slot-O-Matic, is nice and simple for all those players that just want to sit back and enjoy an easy to play slot machine. The game features a one payline, three button slot machine. To help celebrate the launch of their new game, WinADay.com will offer two special bonuses.
“We like to offer our players a full range of options,” said Ondrej Tuma of WinADay.com. “Our designers let their imaginations run wild developing our first five games – they’re multi-payline games with elaborate graphics and effects – so we thought it was about time to get back to basics with this one.”
Running February 2-8, one lucky player will have all their deposited money refunded to them as part of the special promotion for players trying the new Slot-O-Matic. In addition, one lucky player will win triple their biggest spin – Triple Luck bonus – and walk away with triple the money on their biggest spin during those specific days in February.
All slot games at WinADay.com are tied to the progressive jackpot that was recently hit for over $140, 000 and currently sits near $80, 000.
WinADay’s unique 3D lobby and game area are a unique gaming experience that will satisfy the needs of any online gambler.
If you’re looking for a change of pace from the normal online casinos and a chance to win one of these amazing bonus offers, be sure to check out WinADay.com during February.