Opinion: BetMGM’s New Responsible Gambling Pledge Is a Joke

BetMGM’s “prominent” display It was barely news. BetMGM dropped a presser about how it is going to make the “Gamble Responsibly” wording on its ads and apps bigger. The operator plans to make the wording pop on its digital and social platforms, billboards, and on-property signage. So far so anodyne. Upon further reading, it became … Read more

Why Did Gambling Become Such a Big Deal on Twitch?

The rise of online gambling Twitch is a live streaming platform where viewers and content creators worldwide can unite and share in live entertainment. From video games to in-real-life (IRL) streams, Twitch’s popularity stems from the fact that it has something for almost everyone. many creators on Twitch gambled thousands of dollars live to entertain … Read more

SWAT Teams Using Closed Casino to Carry Out Training Operations in Indiana

The Northwest Regional and Gary SWAT teams are using the closed-down Majestic Star Casino Hotel in Indiana to conduct training exercises. The property, which is set to be demolished, has allowed the SWAT teams to train through a variety of scenarios. Snipers practise taking out targets in hotel rooms, while team members conduct hostage rescue … Read more

Encore Boston Harbor Took Illegal Bets on Boston College Women’s Basketball…Again

Encore Boston Harbor in the spotlight Encore Boston Harbor in Massachusetts took illegal bets on the Boston College Eagles women’s basketball team for the second time this month. betting on in-state college teams is prohibited In a meeting on Thursday, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) noted that the casino self-reported a similar incident earlier in … Read more

Man Attempted to Cover Up Accidentally Shooting Himself at Las Vegas Casino

An embarrassing incident A man accidentally shot himself while walking through the Cosmopolitan casino resort in Las Vegas. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers went to the Strip casino at about 5:41am Tuesday morning and discovered Ronnie Delouth on the ground with what appeared to be a gunshot wound on his left leg. The Henderson … Read more

Former CEO of Mansion Casino Hit With £5m Assets Freeze Order

A troublesome period The former chief executive of Mansion Group has been hit with a £5m ($6m) global assets freeze order. Gibraltar Courts Service Chief Justice Anthony Dudley issued the order to Karel Christian Mañasco, on Tuesday. claiming that Mañasco had breached his duties The first sign of trouble came in September 2021 when Mansion … Read more

Xposed Brushes Off Parenting Criticism After His Child Appears on YouTube Gambling Video

Canadian gambling streamer Cody Burnett, who goes by the moniker Xposed, has hit back at critics who slammed him for streaming himself gambling with his preschool-aged son. The streamer posted a YouTube video Wednesday, which featured his child watching him gamble, titled: Making $200,000+ online gambling with my son! Xposed responded to the backlash on … Read more

Armadillo Studios CPO David Stoveld Speaks With VegasSlotsOnline News

The brain child of renowned company EveryMatrix, Armadillo Studios has hit the ground running since launching its first game in January last year. The slots supplier launched seven titles in 2022 and has plenty more in the pipeline for 2023. It’s upcoming release, Hot Hot Honey, made it into VegasSlotsOnline News’ Slots of the Week. … Read more

Indiana’s Online Casino Bill Dies Thanks to Outdated Market Study

Bill dies in House Indiana’s online casino bill has died in a House committee after its sponsor, Senator Jon Ford, failed to call it for a hearing. Tuesday’s outcome effectively kills the bill until 2024 With Indiana’s 2023 legislative session ending in April, Tuesday’s outcome effectively kills the bill until 2024. Sports betting legislation writer … Read more

Penn Entertainment CEO Jay A. Snowden Earned $1,942 for Every Average Worker’s $1 in 2022

Snowden takes third The annual ‘Top 100 Most Overpaid CEOs in the US’ list is out and Penn Entertainment chief executive Jay A. Snowden finds himself in third place. Snowden pocketed $65.9m last year The annual report by non-profit watchdog group As You Sow revealed Snowden’s 2022 pay ratio in relation to the average Penn … Read more