Social gaming

17th May 2021

Game Taco acquires Game Show Network’s WorldWinner

Game Taco has agreed to acquire WorldWinner, the skill gaming arm of US television channel and games developer Game Show Network. The deal follows private…

14th May 2021

Ohio problem gambling charity raises “underregulated” electronic bingo concerns

The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio warned of the number of electronic bingo machines – which it said were effectively “underregulated slot machines” – that could…

14th May 2021

Playstudios Q1 revenue and profit grows despite decline in overall customers

Social gaming developer Playstudios posted revenue figures of $74.1m (£52.7m/€61.1m) for the first quarter of 2021 – a 27.1% increase on this time last year…

12th May 2021

Playtika raises full-year guidance after revenue growth in Q1

Social gaming giant Playtika has raised its full-year revenue and earnings guidance after experiencing an increase in revenue during the first quarter of its 2021…

6th May 2021

Zynga posts increase in gaming revenue as losses decline

Social gaming company Zynga saw a sharp increase in gaming revenue and overall revenue, but still made a $23m net loss in the first quarter…

6th May 2021

Zynga agrees to acquire Chartboost for $250m

Social gaming giant Zynga has agreed a deal to acquire mobile programmatic advertising and monetization platform Chartboost for approximately $250.0m. Zynga will fund the purchase…

21st April 2021

DraftKings appoints Gisele Bündchen to board and ESG advisor role

DraftKings has announced the appointment of Brazilian model and environmental activist Gisele Bündchen as special advisor to the company’s CEO and as a member of…

29th March 2021

DraftKings strikes WWE collaboration deal

DraftKings has struck a deal to become the official gaming partner of WWE, the US-based wrestling entertainment promoter. The partnership will focus initially on DraftKings’…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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24th March 2021

GNOG migrates New Jersey sportsbook to Scientific Games

Casino operator Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has partnered with supplier Scientific Games to relaunch its mobile sportsbook in the state of New Jersey. This…

24th March 2021

Incentive Games enters US market through Intralot deal

Incentive Games has announced a 36-month deal with global gaming operator Intralot to launch a collection of free-to-play games on Intalot’s betting products for the…

22nd March 2021

Golden Matrix files for $10m Nasdaq IPO

Social gaming, esports and white-label solutions supplier Golden Matrix Group has filed with the SEC to raise up to $10m in an initial public offering…

18th March 2021

State of the Union: FanDuel, PointsBet, New York and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Flutter’s potential plans to spin off its FanDuel brand, as well as PointsBet’s…

18th March 2021

Playstudios revenue grows to $269.9m in 2020

Social gaming developer Playstudios has released its preliminary financial results for Q4 and the full year 2020, showing revenues of $64.0m and $269.9m respectively for…

17th March 2021

William Hill launches Problem Gambling Awareness Month RG campaign

Leading US operator William Hill has outlined plans for its responsible gaming campaign, which is set to run throughout Problem Gambling Awareness Month this March.…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 47

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