11/6/2021 | Bookmaker Rivalo announces that Cafu, one of the greatest athletes in the history of world football, is its newest ambassador in Brazil. “The victorious history of this former Brazilian national team great player meets Rivalo's desire to consolidate itself in the market and, together, raise another trophy,” syas the company. “Betting should not be seen as a game of chance, but rather as a form of entertainment. Right now, I'm betting that Brazil will be champion of the Copa America”, said the historic back side of the ‘Verdemarelha’.
10/6/2021 | Hero Gaming has just launched new sports betting and gaming site Amuletobet in Brazil, adopting its motto “The casino that brings luck!”. Looking to consolidate the brand in the country and then expand its presence throughout Latin America, Amuletobet aims to be “another talisman in the life of Brazilians.” Thomas Carvalhaes, General Coordinator of Hero Gaming for the country and LatAm, says: “We are certain that the brand will make a big difference in Brazil and potentially in the region.”
11/6/2021 | Deputy Bacelar was received this week by representatives of the Special Secretariat of the Investment Partnership Program of the Ministry of Economy, when he presented data on the regulation of gaming in Brazil. In an exclusive conversation with GMB, he stated he showed the technicians that tax collection could reach R$15 billion per year. “I feel that there is a good expectation from them towards the results of the legalization of gaming”, he said.
11/6/2021 | In a totally atypical year when it comes to sporting events, in 2021 gives the opportunity to enjoy at the same time the two biggest football tournaments of national teams on a continental level: Copa America and Euro 2020. Thinking on football and sports betting fans, Pinnacle added the best Brazilian tipsters and influencers, and launched the promotion “€21,000 Pinnacle’s Soccer Predictor.”
11/6/2021 | Pragmatic Play has released its street-party fiesta ‘Heart of Rio’, the provider’s latest hit that brings all the thrills of the world-famous carnaval that is celebrated every year in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. “This fantastic slot is a colourful adventure through one of the most iconic street parties in the world. We can’t wait for players to feel the beat and enjoy a fun gaming experience!” comments Yossi Barzely, Chief Business Development Officer at Pragmatic Play.
10/6/2021 | Euro 2020 & Copa 2021 are just about to start, and LeoVegas developed great options in various markets with football fans especially in mind. Taking center stage, is the in-house built free-to-play prediction game, Leo King, on firm’ sports vertical between June 8 and July 11. For LatAm, with Brazil as a main targets the firm have three exclusive sub-tournaments. Weekly event will feature a prize pool of €100, with the overall winner taking a further €1,000.
11/6/2021 | Betsson has been selected as the supplier of sportsbook and iGaming platform (Player Account Management, PAM) for Masterpiece Gaming Limited as it launches as a new online gaming operator on the German market. “This deal proves that we have a competitive sportsbook product that is attractive and in demand by the market,” commented Pontus Lindwall, CEO Betsson AB.
10/6/2021 | The Argentine game developer, Vibra Gaming, has partnered with Ondiss, a leading online casino platform company in the country, and they are now ready to launch the first live games. This partnership adds to the growth path set in motion by Vibra Gaming, a company that intends to establish strategic relationships with other industry leaders, as well as to expand and consolidate the distribution of its games portfolio in multiple casinos and platforms in LaAm.
11/6/2021 | Since opening the doors of the first Hard Rock Cafe in London in 1971, Hard Rock International has established itself as one of the most globally recognized companies in the world. The brand is kicking off its anniversary celebrations by unveiling a new partnership with football legend Lionel Messi, who will serve as brand ambassador for the next five years, becoming the first athlete to partner with Hard Rock.
11/6/2021 | Genius Sports has agreed to acquire FanHub Media Holdings, a leading provider of free-to-play (F2P) games and fan engagement solutions that provides a suite of technology solutions built around three core service offerings: games, betting and social activation. The deal will complement Genius Sports’ established offering to sports leagues and federations, sportsbooks, media companies and broadcasters worldwide.
10/6/2021 | Aspire Global’s Pariplay has been granted a Greek suitability license which will enable it to supply its premium Fusion platform content to local operators. The licence will allow Pariplay to enter the Greek market for the first time and offer its proprietary as well as third-party games to local operator partners. “This is yet another significant step in our strategy to grow in regulated markets across the world,” said Tsachi Maimon, CEO of Aspire Global.
10/6/2021 | DraftKings will collaborate with the American Gaming Association (AGA) to promote the ‘Have A Game Plan. Bet Responsibly’ public service campaign, which for the first time will be comprehensively rolled out across a national retail sportsbook footprint. DraftKings joins several of its sports league collaborators which have already joined the initiative, including UFC, NASCAR, and the PGA TOUR.
11/6/2021 | Las Vegas Sands is facing a US$12 billion lawsuit from former partner Asian American Entertainment Corporation - headed by Taiwanese businessman Marshall Hao - in a Macau court. The company is seeking damages of around 70% of Sands’ Macau profits from 2004 to 2022. Reuters calculations puts the figure at around US$12 billion.
11/6/2021 | Synot Games has strengthened its foothold in the Portuguese regulated market following its partnership agreement with Estoril Online, which will allow players in the country to access titles from Synot’s portfolio. “This deal will bring great things along the way, and certainly it will be fruitful to both parties. Looking forward to the response from our players,” said noted Rui Magalhães, CEO at Estoril Sol Digital.
10/6/2021 | NSoft’s long-term retail experience will become an invaluable asset for betting and gaming operators eyeing the biggest and emerging market potentials such as Brazil. Carlos Vargas, firm’s Regional Sales Manager, provided SBC News with an analysis of the strengths of the market and possibilities for NSoft with Virtual Horse and Greyhound Races games. “Once Brazil becomes regulated, it could rise to being the third biggest market in the global betting industry,” Vargas says.
10/6/2021 | Esports Technologies, a leading global provider of advanced eSports wagering products and technology, announced the arrival of its international consumer platform, Gogawi, in Brazil. Recently launched in Japan and Thailand, Gogawi.com is an immersive betting destination offering wagering on the top esports tournaments and matches with market leading odds. Home to 81 million gamers, Brazil is set to become one of the largest eSsports betting markets in the world.
10/6/2021 | The consolidated partnership between RCT Gaming and Caleta Gaming presents another successful game to the online market - Halloween Raspadinha (scratch card). The launch features an updated look in which the player enjoy looking for a winning combination by scratching and having fun with the Halloween theme, already consolidated by RCT, whose machine launched more than 20 years ago is still a success in Brazil and that awakens the attention of operators around the world.
10/6/2021 | GamersCard, a special card developed especially for gamers, has just launched its mobile app, which brings together all of the card's available functionalities in one place. “We are delighted to announce that we have released the official GamersCard app. Now our card without bureaucracy can be requested directly by cell phone,” informs the company on its blog and social networks.