UKGC announces major changes to online slot machines

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) is implementing a new set of regulations aimed at slowing the frantic pace of online slot machines. Regulators are concerned that pandemic-era players are at risk of losing control (and piles of cash) as they endlessly spin virtual slots that draw them into a state of distraction. The new changes…

Playtech Parting Ways with Marvel Superhero Slots

Playtech is saying goodbye to its line of Marvel superhero branded slot machines as of April 1. It's a big move that's going to cause plenty of headaches for affiliates and operators, but its one that comes at the behest of the powerful Disney Corporation and is unlikely to be reversed. New of the purge…

Israel Pulls Plug on State-Sponsored Slot Machines

The Israeli Treasure Department is pulling the plug on a group of state-sponsored slot machines as the result of a licensing feud that just couldn't be solved. It's a move that won't have a huge impact on the Israeli gambling business, but is considered a huge win for the country's anti-gambling forces. The machines in…

PartyPoker Pays Out Massive $1.8 Million Online Slots Prize

A taste for mobile online slots paid off big for a UK man who recently cashed in a £1.6 million payout on PartyPoker's Loot'en Khamun game. The unnamed player, who hails from Totnes, Devon, won his massive prize after just one, £3 spin on the popular mobile slots game sometime last week. According to reports…