Monthly Archives: November 2010

More Oppressions to Come in Poland

Despite the recent prohibition of internet-based gambling activity in Poland, the figures show that internet gambling activity is actually increasing. In view of that, the Polish government is planning to implement even harsher measures to enforce the prohibition, like prosecution and arrest of people advertising internet-based gambling and even players themselves.

Will the intentions remain elusive, it is not clear yet.

Selbst Gets to the Top

The Partouche Poker Tour main event is a widely known tournament all over the world. It gives players a chance to win over a million euros worth of pot money.

Vanessa Selbst, an American poker pro, ended this year’s tournament held in Cannes, France, with the championship trophy and the Euro 1.3 million in her bank account. So far, it is Vanessa’s largest victory in her career, but her total poker earnings make her the third largest-earning female professional poker player in the world.

Facebook and Gaming

Bwin Interactive is reported to have recently launched a game for enthusiasts of online casinos and Real Madrid on Facebook. The game, called “Raise up the 10th” gives players a chance to become a part of the team, as they will be able to create their own individualized cyber-players who will accomplish various tasks, answer quizzes, as well as obtain ranking and experience.

Facebook users will not only engage in virtual reality, but they will also be able to win a wide variety of real prizes, including two tickets to the finals of the champion League at Wembley Stadium, London; packages for Champions League games and signed or personalized Real Madrid items. In addition to real prizes, statements, games forecasts and messages will also come from Real Madrid stars.

More Languages from Inspired Gaming Group

Multi-language commentary module is another edition to Virtual Sport’s portfolio provided by Inspired Gaming Group. The multi-language package comes in 16 different languages. The system allows simultaneous commentary and audio in several  languages.

Bet 365 is the first company to go live with this innovative package, which shows their truly dedication to offer its customers new and exciting products, and desire to address customer demands.

New Deal – Good Things to Come

The news coming from says that PokerStars is to provide the software to be used for’s Poker Club, a free play section which is somewhat similar to the poker room.

The agreement will let ESPN enhance its current portfolio and online casino offering, like a better variety of games, prize options and overall better gaming experience. At the same time PokerStars will be able to implement its superior technology that the company is proud of.

Over the year both companies have gained strong reputation and credibility, so a lot is expected to come out of this deal.

Genting Unveils New Products

Genting Casino has recently presented its latest edition to its already long list of games – three slot games, licensed and branded by Marvel Comics. The games are believed to bring more fun, entertainment and excitement to casino players.

The games, Elektra slots, Daredevil and Blade, are associated with the Marvel Multi-level Mystery Progressive Jackpot, with four jackpots available to a player on each game. The Jackpots are random and they don’t depend on the wager amount.

The Marvel brand launch is just a beginning, and more games are expected to come.

Another Young Poker Star

23-year-old David Vamplew is a rising poker star who has had two consecutive winnings at the Pokerstar’s EPT London Main Event and the Pokerstars UK and Ireland Tour Champion of Champions event.

No doubt, these wins have not been easily attained, but it looks like he knows how to play cards well. At the same time he views his prizes as additional opportunities that can increase his potential, reputation and growth as a professional poker player.