Microgaming is one of the largest software developers for the online gambling industry and the Isle of Man betting firm just announced today that they are adding two of their Halloween slots to their mobile roster for the upcoming Halloween season. These two new games will consist of “What a Hoot” and “Halloweenies” which is one of the most popular Halloween slot themed games ever developed.
Halloweenies is a scary slot machine game with 5 reels and 20 paylines. The Halloween themed game will come with symbols such as candy, costumes, ghosts and pumpkins. You will also be able to look forward to a variety of game features such as a free spins feature and a pick em bonus round as well. Players will have to select from a variety of pumpkins during this bonus round in order to win some of the big prizes in the game.
What A Hoot is the second Halloween themed slot game being released by Microgaming for their mobile platform. This 5 reel, 9 payline slot game will come with a variety of features such a Wild Substitute, Scatters, Win Multipliers and more. You will be scared playing this slot game as the Owls are constantly looking down upon you with their evil black eyes. None the less the game is still fun to play.
Both of these slot games will be available for your mobile smart phones and tablets within the next coming day. The games will be available only a real money format as of right now.
Paddy Power is one of the largest and more popular betting firms within Ireland. Today the betting firm announced that they have renewed and extended their sponsorship with the famous Football Club Manchester City.
Manchester City is one of two football clubs within Manchester. The other football club would be Manchester United. The last couple of years Manchester city has been one of the best teams in the league which means they are gaining all of the big name sponsorships. These sponsorships allow for the football club to gain new jerseys, update their football arena and so much more.
The new terms of the deal states that Paddy Power will serve as Manchester City’s main sponsor for the United Kingdom, Italy and Ireland. Additionally Paddy Power will be able to use the unique marketing benefits that are available in the football arena’s. This means you will see Paddy Power on the boards, the television and more. This deal is set to run its course through 2014 and 2015. It is unclear is Paddy Power will renew their sponsorship after the upcoming two years.
Commenting on this new deal was Chief Commercial and Operating Officer for Manchester City Tom Click and he said, “We are extremely pleased to continue to have Paddy Power as our main sponsor and we look forward to working with them on projects in the near future. We only hope that we can continue our long term business relationship after these next two years.”
Online gambling raid in Indonesia – 10 arrests
The authorities from Indonesia have arrested 6 women and a man after being accused of running an illegal online gambling website. They were all charged with money laundering and illegal gambling.
The police sources are saying that the 6 persons running this illegal website were able to see a daily turnover of around $5,200.
It all started when a police officer joined the illegal online gambling website in order to make sure that this website was really offering online gambling services where real money was wagered.
The concept behind the website was simple as any other casino out there. You could make a deposit and you would be given coins that can be used to gamble over the internet and you always have the possibility to cash out the coins and have it transferred straight to your bank account.
There were around 200-300 players registered from Jakarta. The police managed to find the owners of the website really easy by tracing the IP number and just raided the house that was located in Batam, Riau Islands.
The online sports betting website Interwetten has just published the financial results for the first half of the year 2013. As you are about to read you can see some higher revenues and the fact that the mobile betting is now able to bring around 40% of the revenues that they have.
The first and most important indicators that you can see at the report of this online sports betting company is the fact that the profit managed to grow significantly and went from €1 million up to €2.2 million. This is a huge rise in profits with more than 100%. This is nothing that you see every day at an online sports betting company, especially when you are dealing with millions of euros.
At the same time the revenue hasn’t changed a lot and it is now situated up by 5%, if you compare it with the same time period of last year and it is now situated at €19.7 million. One of the main reasons why you can notice some large mobile revenues is the fact that Interwetten has just introduced the mobile casino app at the beginning of this year.
The Interwetten is an interesting online gambling company that was initially founded back in 1990. The site is now very popular thanks to the sports betting services that are available. Right now they have expanded a lot their businesses and everything is licensed in Malta.