IGT offloads Double Down Casino to South Korean firm

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Las Vegas-based IGT has confirmed that it will be selling their social gaming product Double Down Casino to a South Korean company for $825 million (£643.2m or €766.7m). The social slots platform, which is available through Facebook, will be bought by DoubleU Games Co. It is understood they intend to continue offering licensed IGT slots… Read more »

Will Zynga ‘Hit It Rich’ with new slots?

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There was news recently that social gaming – or if you live the UK, real money too – pioneers Zynga have launched a portfolio of new slot games on Facebook. The slots have been packaged under the ‘Hit it Rich’ tag, and if you live in the US at any rate, you’ll be doing something… Read more »

Gamesys abandons Facebook social gaming

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Online and social casino slot developer Gamesys announced that it was abandoning its involvement in Facebook social gaming this week. The shock news came after the developer had confirmed that it had pulled its innovative and frequently-played Slots Frenzy and Bingo apps from the popular social networking site. Gamesys has built an enhanced reputation over… Read more »

Zynga releases Ted slots title

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Social gaming developer Zynga confirmed the release of its new slots title featuring the hit movie character Ted as part of its Hit It Rich series this week. Ted was a successful movie release in 2012 starring Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis with Seth McFarlane voicing the computer generated talking teddy bear who had a… Read more »

Plumbee confirms player tournaments added to Mirrorball Slots on Facebook

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Social casino gaming firm Plumbee confirmed the addition of player tournaments to its Mirrorball Slots that are available to players on social networking site Facebook. Players will be able to access the newly added player tournaments through the lobby in the Mirrorball Slots app on Facebook. They will have the opportunity to choose to play… Read more »