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General Online Casino news from New Zealand.

New Film, ‘Broke’, Discusses Gambling Harm

Gambling addiction continues to be a major issue across New Zealand. Rates are on the rise, but problem gamblers are failing to seek help because of a stigma attached to this particular addiction. Now, a new film called Broke will premiere with the goal of communicating the message that ‘gambling harm can happen to anyone’….

PokerStars Sponsors E-Sports Team, Team Liquid

Esports betting is becoming a major trend in the online gaming market. Over the course of the past few years, we have seen more and more online sportsbooks offering players the chance to wager on e-sports matches and tournaments like League of Legends and StarCraft. Now, one of the world’s leading online poker operators is…

Full Tilt Now Migrated to PokerStars Platform

Full Tilt players will now be playing their favourite online poker games on PokerStars’ software. This week, the company completed its migration to the PokerStars platform, so both player pools will be combined for bigger prizes and better game selection. All Full Tilt players who attempt to login to their accounts this week will be…

Generous Holiday Giveaways from Casino.com

Casino.com is an online gaming site that always offers players the chance to cash in on amazing prizes both inside and outside of their casino games. There is always a generous promotion on at Casino.com, and currently the site is running two great holiday giveaways. The Dubai Dreams promotion offers players the chance to win…

New MMO Based On Casino Market

This month, Goldfire Games has released a new MMO called CasinoRPG. Allowing players to interact in a unique way, this game brings something completely new to the online casino market that has never been seen before. Social casino games certainly exist, but not in this capacity. Players can access online slots and online poker games…

Las Vegas Sands to Launch Anti-Online Gambling Website

Last week, Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson made it known that he is opposed to online gambling. He stated that the industry is cancerous and toxic, and has recently decided to take his cause further by launching a new anti-online gambling website. According to the Poker Players Association (PPA), Adelson has purchased the domain…

PokerStars Launches Facebook App

For years, Facebook has been a popular online gaming platform, and online casino developers are finally working their way into the market. This month, PokerStars announced that it would be launching a new play-money poker application on the social network. PokerStars’ new Facebook application is an extension of the play money offering on its .net…

Another Pro Returns to Full Tilt

It has been more than two months since Full Tilt Poker has made its return to the online gambling world, and poker pros seem to be reluctant to reconcile with the operator. It is only recently that world-renowned players are making their return to Full Tilt while the company slowly rebuilds its relationships. Towards the…

Female Gamers Experience Abuse Online

It is a well-known fact that online gaming is most popular among the male population. From online poker to first-person shooters, the market is dominated by male players. So, what happens when a female enters the field? According to a recent report in McLean’s Magazine, women are subjected to harassment, abuse and prejudiced in the…

Grand Reef Offers Happy Hour Promos

Grand Reef is one of the few online gambling websites targeted at New Zealand players. It offers players the unique experience of playing only the best online pokies and casino games, selected with the average Kiwi player in mind. The casino is also known for offering up generous promotions for players across the country. One…