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Betway and Microgaming earn Guinness World Record

Online bookmaker Betway, with software provider Microgaming, have been confirmed as a world record holder by Guinness World Records organisation following the announcement of their jackpot handout. The operator is now able to claim the official title of ‘largest jackpot payout in an online slot machine game’ ever. A tidy sum of £13,213,838.68 was awarded to Jon Heywood of Cheshire via Microgaming’s …

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New Microgaming slot hits the Bullseye

Microgaming is delivering what can be called a ‘super, smashing, great’ online slot this month with the launch of Bullseye, a game based on the classic TV game show presented by stand-up comedian Jim Bowen. Based on the game of darts, Bullseye involved three pairs of contestants competing against one another to win prizes, with iconic mascot Bully making appearances …

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Isle of Man has strong approach to player protection

The Isle of Man has been hailed as a strong regulator when it comes to player protection laws. Speaking at the KPMG eGaming Summit Isle of Man, Annexio Managing Director Jennifer Houghton highlighted the regulations that help protect a player’s money as particularly successful. In a presentation on the ‘Multi-jurisdictional Licensing Process’, she commented: “One of the key strengths of …

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Kiron Interactive gains Microgaming Quickfire development partnership

Specialist developer of virtual sports content Kiron Interactive has been approved as a Microgaming Quickfire development partner. The agreement will see Kiron Interactive virtual sports content released on Microgaming’s Quickfire system, one of the leading industry casino games platform. Kiron Interactive managment announced that it would begin its Quickfire partnership, by rolling out popular virtual football, sports and boxing content, …

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Microgaming getting sporty with Basketball Star

Isle of Man-based Microgaming has thrown Basketball Star into the mix this month. Set to a Hip-Hop soundtrack with 243 ways to win, Basketball Star is a 5×3 reel slot showcasing the ever popular Rolling Reels. Three or more scatters trigger up to 25 free spins, with a maximum multiplier trail of 10x. Players can also shoot lucky with the …

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Details confirmed for sixth annual IOM eGaming Summit

KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its sixth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster. This year’s Summit will take a closer look at industry developments over the last 12 months and explore other elements that make the sector tick. There will once again …

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Soldier lands Betway’s £13.2 million Mega Moolah jackpot

Soldier Jon Heywood from Crewe (Cheshire) has been named Betway biggest ever winner, after striking a €17.8 million (£13.2 million) jackpot on Microgaming’s Mega Moolah progressive slot. A 25p spin on the slot, saw Heywood land the €17,879,645 progressive jackpot, setting a world record for the the largest payout in an online slot machine game. Heywood’s win, is the highest …

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October’s mythical madness from Microgaming

This month sees a two-strong release of new games from Microgaming, featuring all things mythical. Titans of the Sun Hyperion and Titans of the Sun Theia are being offered to the Greek gods of the gaming arena. Hyperion and Theia take centre stage in their respective 5×3 reel, 15 payline games. Visually stunning, Titans of the Sun combines striking graphics …

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The BiG Foundation announces Microgaming’s BiG Sports Dinner at Malta’s MiGS Event

Following on from the inaugural post-event BiG Lunch at MiGS 2014, The BiG Foundation has announced it is to host its Sports Dinner event in conjunction with the Welcome Drinks for MiGS in November 2015. The Microgaming’s BiG Sports Dinner will take place at The Caviar and Bull Restaurant in Malta’s St.Julians, on Tuesday 17th November 2015, the opening night for MiGS 2015. …

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Microgaming launches new Bridesmaids slot

Microgaming has launched its latest big licence slot – Bridesmaids. Released in 2011, the film Bridesmaids was a storming success, becoming the highest-grossing R-rated female comedy of all time and earning nearly $300m worldwide. The movie, featuring an all-star ensemble, not only broke box office records, but it also scored big with critics, receiving more than 80 industry award nominations. …

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