Lawmakers in Annapolis are considering legalizing esports to attract a new audience to the state’s casinos.
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from January 2018 includes information on expanded gaming legislation in Florida, Indiana and Mississippi, tribal gaming in California...
Football and gambling cryptocurrencies form an unlikely UK tie-up, MGM Cotai's Macau launch is delayed and Stadium Casino wins a bid to create a new Pennsylvania mini-casino.
Lawmakers in Washington state and Indiana have introduced similar bills calling on gaming regulators and law enforcement officials to determine if loot boxes are a form of gambling, a legislative...
Figures from the Gambling Commission suggest that 12 percent of children in the UK are spending their own money on gambling every week, as fears about new forms of online wagering begin to bite.
Supposed links between loot boxes and gambling continue to dog the video game industry, with a series of European gambling regulators having established projects to investigate the controversial...
Four months after FanDuel’s attempt to merge with DraftKings collapsed, co-founder and CEO Nigel Eccles has left the daily fantasy sports company to pursue opportunities in esports.
As Caesars Entertainment executives rang the Nasdaq market’s opening bell on Tuesday, it marked the symbolic end of the company’s more than two-year restructuring process that has left Caesars with...
Opposition politicians have pressured the UK government to consider whether video game “loot boxes” should be treated as gambling products, as consumer sentiment rounds on the growing trend for...
Chinese mobile game, esports and World Poker Tour (WPT) operator Ourgame International Holdings is responding to disruption of its domestic revenue streams with the construction of esports stadiums...
Ask those involved with the gaming business to find a solution to entice millennials to spend more time and money in a casino and the answer is quite simple — give them an overall casino experience...
The Isle of Man Financial Services Authority said it is considering following the UK financial watchdog’s lead in warning that initial coin offerings (ICOs) are “very high-risk, speculative...
As esports betting continues its development from the niche offering of a few years ago to a product that now competes well within sports betting’s top ten markets, established bookmakers and...
Esports as a business in Las Vegas and Atlantic City is still in its infancy, but more casinos are creating venues to host competitive video game tournaments as a way to attract a younger...
Blockchain-based proto-gaming supplier FunFair has pulled plans for a second, larger, crypto-currency fundraising event, in part due to a recent pronouncement from the US Securities and Exchange...
As Chinese political intrigue snares lottery officials, casinos are on the market in Las Vegas and one of Europe's big players reports a solid first half of the year.

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