Daily fantasy sports platform, DraftKings, said it will begin offering DFS contests to Australian consumers from Q2.

When in 2016 the U.S. Supreme Court accepted to hear the appeal in the Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case (later renamed Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association) no one expected New Jersey ever to be allowed to offer sports betting to its residents. 

When in 2016 the U.S. Supreme Court accepted to hear the appeal in the Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case (later renamed Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association) no one expected New Jersey ever to be allowed to offer sports betting to its residents. For years New Jersey had sought to challenge Nevada’s monopoly on legal sports betting, eventually passing legislation allowing the Garden State’s casinos and racetracks to accept bets on sports events played outside the state and not involving state’s college teams.



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The American Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Index recorded its 30th monthly year-on-year gain in March, though was down slightly from the prior month.

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp is to allow the country’s eGaming operators to add live dealer table games to their product offering.

Garena has announced the 2018 League of Legends Master Series Spring Playoffs will take place on Saturday April 14, Sunday April 15 for the semi-finals in Taipei, followed by the finals on Sunday April 22 at Melco Resorts & Entertainment’s Studio City in Macau.

Technology is advancing at a breakneck pace, opening a world of opportunities, though when it comes to game design and convergence between the land-based and online sectors, customer preferences in Asia are slow to change.

 

Technology is advancing at a breakneck pace, opening a world of opportunities, though when it comes to game design and convergence between the land-based and online sectors, customer preferences in Asia are slow to change. This was a key takeaway from panels at the ASEAN Gaming Summit held in Manila last week, which this year focused on disruptive technologies, innovation and the convergence between the online and offline sector. Although much is made of the need to the attract the millennial audience, whose adoption of new technologies and social gaming is fast and well document



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PokerStar’s foray into India is set to officially take place on April 17, 2018, as per an update located on the pokerstars.in website.

More Singaporeans are participating in gambling compared to three years ago, according to a survey by the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), local media reports.

The survey, which is run every three years, showed that 52 percent of Singaporean residents aged 18 had participated in at least one form of gambling activity last year, up 8 percentage points compared to 44 percent in 2014. The median betting sum was $30, up from $20 in 2014.

Only about 10 of the thousands of bitcoin companies springing up through international coin offerings are likely to be viable businesses in five years’ time, nChain Group CEO Jim Nguyen told delegates at the ASEAN Gaming Summit.

Mobile games are likely to grow by more than 8 percent per year through 2020, far outstripping growth for the PC and consoles, according to Daniel Kashti, chief marketing & commercial officer of Kama Games.

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