26 December 2006 I wish you happy and lucky New Year!!!
Microgaming introduced 6 new games.
19 December 2006 Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!
12 December 2006 Slotland Casino (propr.) introduced new game for mobiles and offers free $20 to try it.
King Solomon Group casinos (RTG) offer free $25 with code SG2006. Casinos are Hampton, Portofino, Windows - accept US players, King Solomon, Geisha Lounge, Grand Aces - no US players.
G2G Poker (unknown yet) opened pre-registration and promised $25 no-deposit to all registered players.
Christmas and New Year are close. Check your favorite casinos and poker-rooms for new promotions. Casino Club (Boss Media - no US) offer up to three 20% bonuses totaling €300 for existing and new players starting next week. InterCasino and InterPoker will have their 12 days of Christmas promo starting tomorrow.
EuroGrand Casino (PlayTech - no US) is a new casino that offers 25% bonus (up to $250 or even $1000) plus further $800 for next deposits.
New «Casino of the Month» is Casino Club (Boss Media - no US). It's a leading casino with Boss Media soft, really respected by European roulette players. Blackjack players love it too as it offers single-deck blackjack with +0,13% players advantage. I played there several different games and won almost everyone.
City Club Casino (PlayTech) offers 400% bonus up to $400 for slots lovers (for other games bonus percentage is much smaller).
21 November 2006 We continue to see consequences of US antionline gambling bill. Casino Domain (Net Entertainment) closed.
Main Street group of casinos changed software from PlayTech to RTG to continue servicing US players. During this software change the group lost two casinos (they were closed), Diamond Deal players were transferred to Sun Palace, Twin Aces players were transferred to Vegas Casino Online. Slots.com renamed to Slots Plus. Four remaining casinos offer 125% up to $125 bonus or 25% up to $500.
Golden Palace group (PlayTech) stopped to accept US players, but it opened new Golden Casino with OddsOn software that accepted all players. Golden Casino offers up to $555 match bonus.
32Red group introduced new Microgaming casino that switched from Boss Media - BetDirect Casino offers $100 match bonus.
InterCasino (Cryptologic) offers more than $1 mln. in prizes to celebrate its 10th birthday.
More PlayTech, Net Entertainment and even some Microgaming casinos close US players access.
07 November 2006 Pantasia Casino (propr.) offers $7 no-deposit bonus (check casino cashier for the info).
Get21 is a new site that offers blackjack tournaments. You play not just against the house, but against other players. Get21 offers $10 no-deposit bonus plus 25% up to $200 (no US players).
BetRoyal Casino left PlayTech and switched to RTG, they offer $200 match bonus and accept US players now.
Absolute Poker started own network. Vegas Poker 24/7 is a new Absolute Network client, it offers $750 match bonus.
31 October 2006 InChilli Casino (propr.) offers $15 no-deposit bonus.
Golden Tiger Casino offers 1 free hour and £40 to play Tomb Raider slot, Blackjack Ballroom (both Microgaming) gives the same time and money to play blackjack. You may keep winnings up to £40 (must deposit before getting them).
PlayTech announced, that it have stopped accepting US players in its poker-rooms and casinos. But AFAIK Golden Palace and Main Street Groups continue accepting US players.
RaceTrack Casino (PlayTech) closed, players were moved to City Club Casino.
Several PlayTech casinos announced that they will change software provider to continue servicing US players.
Ritz Club Casino changed name to Club on the Park and soft from Cryptologic to PlayTech.
UKBetting and TotalBet casinos and poker-rooms switched from Cryptologic to Chartwell soft.
Microgaming introduced several more games, video slots mostly.
24 October 2006 Ruby Fortune Casino (Microgaming) introduced popular «1 hour on the House» promotion. Get $500 free to play for an hour and keep winnings (but you must deposit and make additional wager to cash out). Besides no-deposit you can get $25 match bonus.
All Boss Media casinos and poker-rooms are closed to US players.
Payout table was updated.
17 October 2006 With all this antigambling law problems casinos didn't offer new bonuses last week. The only exception is Royal Vegas Casino (Microgaming) that offers free 300 spins worth $300 starting today. This is limited time offer, so new players hurry!
After G. Bush signed «Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act» at Friday 13th more casinos and poker-rooms announced about restrictions to US players. More than 10 PlayTech casinos and poker-rooms, 32Red and Dash casinos (Microgaming), Lasseters and AusVegas casinos, King Solomon, Geisha Lounge, Grand Aces casinos (RTG), Ongame poker network closed their doors for US players. All Microgaming casinos and Prima poker-rooms restricted access for players from 11 USA states: South Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, Wisconsin, Washington State, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Illinois, New York and New Jersey. Just want to remind you that this Act does not make online gambling illegal for players! US citizens can continue to play as long as casinos and poker-rooms are ready to accept them. US players can use Neteller or abroad bank accounts to make deposits and withdraw winnings.
PokerShare changed soft to Microgaming and joined Prima network. This room offers $300 match bonus.
10 October 2006 You can try to get free $30 at Palace of Chance Casino (RTG) with coupon IMBACK30.
As I told a week ago several casinos and poker rooms decided to stop accepting US players. Those casinos are: PartyCasino, Casino on Net, all Cryptologic casinos, several PlayTech casinos (and their sister poker-rooms). I decided to put «No US players» in the comments for all such gambling sites. Luckily almost all Microgaming, RTG and most of PlayTech casinos will continue to accept bets from USA citizens.
There is a good side in the new antigambling law, some casinos and poker-rooms started to increase bonuses. E.g. Party Poker offers extra $25 on the first deposit, Fair Poker increased sign-up bonus to $500 and introduced monthly bonus.
03 October 2006 VC Poker (Tribeca) offers free $10+$25.
Cowboy Casino (Boss Media) closed.
UK Betting purchased Ritz Online (both Cryptologic) and they both will switch to PlayTech in October.
Bad news for US players. New antigambling law doesn't make gambling online illegal for players, but it closes some financial opportunities for casinos, sportsbooks and poker-rooms. To comply the new law Cryptologic will close all US accounts in their casinos/poker-rooms. PartyPoker and Cassava (Casino on Net, Pacific Poker) probably will close US accounts after Bush's signature. But many poker-rooms and casinos announced, that they will continue accept US players. Fortunately Neteller continues to work with US players, so you can further play in many online casinos.
King Neptune's Casino (Microgaming) is a new «Casino of the Month ». It's a member of respected group, casino won different «top» awards during last years. They offer nice 100% bonus up to $200. I really enjoyed my play there, though I found some games streaky.
26 September 2006 Live Vegas Action Casino (propr.) offers free $5 to play blackjack.
I want to introduce you new Microgaming casino. CasinoShare is a sister or PokerShare, it offers $250 match sign-up bonus plus $100 monthly bonus! Great bonus offer and about 300 games to play.
Another great place to spend you time is PKR - new poker-room. It offers unique 3D graphics where players can build avatar, give tells, make chip tricks, etc. Everyone who played PKR really enjoy it's unique real poker atmosphere. Room offers up to $250 bonus, freerolls, comp-points program.
Microgaming will add 7 more games to their soft tomorrow (3 slots and Gold Series 3 pack).
English Harbour (OddsOn) will have $5000 slots freeroll to celebrate the launch of 5 Reel Wheel of Chance.
Vegas Palms (Microgaming) offers 400% bonus up to $200.
Belle Rock Group (Microgaming) casinos bonuses were updated. Home, Showdown, Aces High casinos from this group closed, their sites have redirects to River Belle.
Casino on Net is going to distribute $2.250.000 among players in September. Their Millionaire Genie jackpot reached $1 mln. mark, but casino will pay $2 mln. to the player who will hit it this month!
By the way, speaking about jackpots. What to remind you that jackpot at Cryptologic casinos is above $4,3 mln. now!
05 September 2006 iNetBet (RTG) offers free $3 for Labor Day (can expire) with code EAVD7.
Golden Tiger Casino (Microgaming) introduced popular «free hour» promo where you can get free $40 for playing Tomb Raider slot.
Golden Riviera Poker (Microgaming) offers free $10.
Ritz Club Poker (Cryptologic) prolonged £50-£250 play bonus in September.
Microgaming introduced 7 new games, and RTG 5 new video slots.
15 August 2006 XXLClub Casino (PlayTech) offers free $10 till end of September (200 first sign-ups starting yesterday), use code SUMMERBBO during registration.
Blackjack Ballroom Casino (Microgaming) offers popular «1 Hour on the House» promotion. You can get free $40 plus their standard $400 deposit bonus.
Midas Touch Casino and Poker (proprietary) offers $25 and $10 no-deposits.
I want to remind you about AusVegas Casino and «Best Bonuses» special offer. Double bonus (up to $200) for new sign-ups will be available for a couple of month only.
Vegas Towers (Microgaming) returned no-wager $50 bonus (though sticky).
P.S. Next news and update are expected in a week (29th) as I'm going to have a small vacation.
08 August 2006 AusVegas Casino and «Best Bonuses» have a special offer for you! New players can get $200 sign-up bonus instead of standard $100. Wager is just 10b and you are eligible for $100 2nd deposit bonus and all other promotions. AusVegas is a sister of well-known and respected Lasseters Casino and it is regulated by Australian government. To get the bonus you must click on AusVegas link here and then choose banner «Exclusive offer from Best Bonuses» on the right side to read T&C.
Lots of new online casinos were opened lately. I hope you remember about great new Microgaming casino Grand Monaco, mentioned a week ago. This week I want to offer you two new Microgaming casinos! Villento Las Vegas offers $100 match bonus. Dash Casino is a sister of 32Red and it offers $/£/€50 match bonus plus up to £100 Refer-a-Friend bonus! Both casinos have decent 30b wager and EZ bonus account system which is quite convinient.
One more casino is presented by PlayTech. EnterCasino is a part of Empire/Tradal Group it was around for many ears and changed soft to PlayTech recently. EnterCasino offers $100 match bonus plus further $200 on second deposit or $500 highrollers bonus.
01 August 2006 Royal Dice Casino (PlayTech) offers $10 no-deposit bonus. For a limited period of time they offer $1700 bonus for the first four deposits.
Grand Prive Group casinos (Grand Bay, Bella Vegas Online, Jupiter Club, Lake Palace Casino and Road House Reels - Microgaming) changed sign-up offer to $250 match bonus.
Yukon Gold (Microgaming) offers $50 cashback, no strings attached.
Ritz Club Poker (Cryptologic) offers £50-£250 play bonus during August.
We have a new Microgaming casino. Grand Monaco offers $150 match bonus plus «Casino Kit ».
Microgaming adds 4 new games: two video slots, Spanish 21 multi-hand and «Gold Series» Blackjack.
New «Casino of the Month» is Casino Tropez (PlayTech). It's one of the oldest and most respected PlayTech casinos. My own results at Tropez were OK, I enjoyed playing there. And Tropez offers special $10 no-deposit bonus to new players. Click on the banner to get more info.
25 July 2006 You can try to get free money at RTG casinos: Portofino X49R9 $10, Windows ACYPB $6 (to celebrate casino 6th birthday), Gold Key K9G6Y $10.
Geisha Lounge and King Solomon Casino (RTG) offers new players $15 no-deposit bonuses till end of August.
RaceTrack Casino (PlayTech) offers unlimited match bonus (really this bonus is limited by deposit methods limits, but still you can get something like $5000 match bonus).
Be th Dealer Casinos (Be the Dealer) decreased sign-up bonuses to $90.
18 July 2006 You can try to get free money at RTG casinos: $33 at Prism Casino with code WOLF33 and $20 at Atlantic Lounge with code free20.
English Harbour offers to play flash slot Princess of Jewels and win free $5 (new players who didn't get other no-deposits from the group).
Sci-Fi Casino and Break Away Casino (RTG) offers 200% bonus up to $400.
One more bonus innovation - Bottomless Bonus from Vegas Palms Casino (Microgaming). You get match bonus up to $100 at special bonus account. You have 5 days to play with the bonus money then you can transfer to your real account initial bonus plus winnings (up to $200). Plus during July Palms and other casinos of the Fortune Lounge group will distribute $250.000 among the players.
11 July 2006 You can try to get free $10 at Hampton (RTG) with code CH8RB.
Cryptologic introduced new game-pack: 17 new games including 11 slots 9 to 20 lines many themed after popular Marvel comics. As usual, Intercasino is the one to offer new staff to its players.
Payout table was updated.
04 July 2006 You can try to get free $10 at Palace of Chance (RTG) with code 4JULYCHIP.
Sierra Star Casino (PlayTech) offers free $10 to new players during July. You can try to get $20 no deposit bonus at Erotic Casino (propr.).
Ritz Club Casino (Cryptologic) increased its monthly bonus in July to £100.
Golden Spur (RTG) is a new casino that offers $50 no-deposit bonus plus 50% up to $500 deposit bonus.
Gold Standard Casino is another new one from RTG. It offers $333 first deposit bonus plus further $666.
VIP Management group that control several respected casinos with IGW and RTG software purchased domain VIP.com. So many of the old brands will be closed tomorrow and all players will be transferred to new VIP.com site. VIP.com Casinos (RTG) offers $500 sign-up bonus.
Microgaming introduced 4 new games: 30 and 25 lines video slots, two video pokers.
27 June 2006 You can try to get free $10 at 49ers Casino (RTG) with code FREE10 and another $10 at Cameo Casino (PlayTech), both bonuses are for new players only.
i4Poker (B2B network) offers €5 no-deposit bonus.
Maharajah Club Casino is a new casino with Boss Media software that offers $250 match bonus.
Havana Club (Microgaming) stopped accepting new players.
20 June 2006 As you probably know, football (soccer) World Cup continues in Germany. Several casinos (and many sportsbooks) offer special bonuses.
Sun Vegas Casino (Microgaming) offers $11 no-deposit for new players till 16th July.
Casino Club (Boss Media) offers increased to €50 sign-up bonus plus additional 25% reload bonus if you guess the winner of one of the matches.
13 June 2006 You can try to get $12 no-deposit bonus at Club USA Casino (RTG) with code GOOAALL and $25 at Palace of Chance (RTG) with code 25GOLD (new players only).
Stetson Casino/Poker (proprietary) offers free $25.
Fortune Room (Microgaming) offers innovative type of bonus. It's a mix of no-deposit and deposit bonus types. You get free $100 to play. Every dollar of you winnings from free play is converted into 1% of deposit bonus. E.g. you won $500, you can't cash out them, but you'll get 500% bonus on your first deposit of $50 (maximum bonus 1000% up to $500), only 15(b+d) wager.
Poker Ocean is a new poker-room in iPoker (PlayTech) network. It offers 50% bonus up to $200.
Casino Euro (Net Entertainment) is a new «Casino of the month ». They have nice no-download games and monthly bonus.
Microgaming added another 4 games, 3 video slots (including soccer oriented World Cup Mania) and multi-hand 3 Card Poker.
Due to hosting problems forum was inactive for couple of days and it was redirected to another sub-domain afterwards. Forum is back now.
30 May 2006 You can try to get $50 no-deposit bonus at Virtual Casino (RTG) with code 'NEW50' and $25 at Prism Casino (RTG) with code 'MEMORIAL'.
New players can try to get $10 at Prestige Casino and Carnival Casino (tell support that you came through the page with $10 free offer and ask the bonus).
Teen Patti Party poker offers free $50 to new players.
PlayTech got two new clients. XXL Club Casino offers $200 match bonus plus further $200 on 2nd and 3rd deposits (sticky). Hard Rock Casino isn't absolutely new, it existed several years under other software. Now they offer £50 match bonus.
Goldfishka Casino (Microgaming) introduced monthly bonus 50% up to $100.
Queens Club Casino (Boss Media) several years ago was bought by CanBet. Now CanBet Casino switched from Boss Media to RTG and offers up to 200% sign-up bonus plus weekly 20% bonuses.
Another big consolidation: Trident Group merged with Carmen Media (Belle Rock Group, both Microgaming). Maybe it's a reason Trident Poker increased sign-up bonus to $200.
Jackpot at Cryptologic is close to $2,8 mln. already! Lucky winner at Intercasino will get nice BMW car too.
Hurry to win the biggest online jackpot and get new BMW at Intercasino (Cryptologic)! Millionaire's Club jackpot stands above $2,6 mln. (previous record jackpot was below $2 mln.)!!!
32Vegas is a new PlayTech casino, that offers $640 bonus with just $200 deposit (not sticky, low wager).
02 May 2006 You can try to get $72 no-deposit bonus at Virtual Casino (RTG) with code CRAZY72.
Another «1 hour on the house» promotion was offered by Mummy's Gold Casino (Microgaming) to the new players. They give $500 to play during an hour, you can withdraw your winnings.
Aztech Riches and Phoenician (Microgaming) were bought by Casino Rewards Group, so their sign-up bonuses were changed.
Casino Club (Boss Media) offers 25% Easter bonus up to $100 (available till 27th of April).
Women oriented Cameo Casino opened recently. Cameo uses PlayTech software and offers $100 match bonus plus further $400.
AusVegas (propr.) offers $30 bonus every month.
11 April 2006 A week ago I told you about Casino Grand Bay (Microgaming) 5th Birthday, to celebrate it they offer to spin Wheel of Fortune and win free $5 or more.
New Prima/Microgaming poker-room DreamPoker offers free $10.
Two new online casinos opened. OnlineCasino (PlayTech) is a sister of Golden Palace. All Golden Palace Group casinos recently updated sign-up bonuses. Some (including new one) offer 300% bonus up to $300 (200% up to $200 for credit card deposit), other 200% up to $200, with 20(b+d) wager, not sticky, Blackjack and Video Poker are allowed to play!
Atlantic Lounge is a new RTG casino. It offers $200 match bonus.
04 April 2006 You can try to get $15 no-deposit bonus at Magic Oasis (RTG) with code XQ9JJ.
Platinum Play (Microgaming) offers up to $200 free. They give free $200, you can play for a week (not an hour as other casinos offers) and keep up to $200 in winnings.
Deposit just $10 at Palace of Chance to get free $30 at Cool Cat and Club Player (all RTG).
BetFred Casino (PlayTech) offers 25% up to £50 every month. Ritz Club (Cryptologic) decreased wager on its £50 monthly bonus to £2000.
Casino Grand Bay (Microgaming) offers $555 sign-up bonus. Plus Grand Bay celebrates 5th Birthday in April so casino gives away $5 mln.!
Microgaming introduces 4 new games: two 25-lines video slots, one 3-reel slot and 100-lines Deuces Wild video poker!
Probably one of the reasons that we didn't see new RTG no-deposit coupons is that Windows Group was purchased by King Solomon Group, that have another bonus policy.
Belle Rock group (Microgaming) will stop accepting new players in several casinos. Starting tomorrow registration at Showdown, Aces High and Home casinos will stop (existing players can continue to play) and players will be redirected to River Belle which will introduce a new bonus.
07 March 2006 Looks like RTG casinos decided to stop giving away no-deposit coupons, so we have much less no-deposits from casinos and more free money from poker-rooms.
World City Poker gives free $5 and Pitbull Poker - free $10.
Lucky Nugget (Microgaming) offers 100 free spins on Tunzamunni progressive video slot.
Hampton (RTG) offers cashback up to $50 in March. New players who deposit using Neteller will get losses back no strings attached.
Intertops (Microgaming) offers special $100 match bonus for new players.
Piggs Peak Group (Piggs Peak, Mummys Gold, etc.) of online casinos bought by Casino Palace Group (Spin Palace, Ruby Fortune).
New «Casino of the Month» is VIP Casinos (do not confuse with Cryptologic VIP Casino - without ending «s «). It's part of well known sportsbook/casinos group that switched from IGW to RTG software. They offer very nice sign-up bonus (up to $600) plus all great RTG games. I played there recently and had good results at Blackjack and Pai Gow Poker. I've won some money and get them to MoneyBookers in 11 hours - great result. I think you can trust this group and RTG soft.
Belle Rock Group (Microgaming) offers nice bonuses and draws to existing players during March. Play your favorite slots at RiverBelle, Gaming Club, Lucky Nugget, Jackpot City to get guaranteed $50 bonus and a chance to win up to $250 more (read about exact dates and games to play on sites).
Microgaming introduced 4 more games: multi-hand Vegas Downtown blackjack, All Aces video poker, Katmandu and Wheel of Wealth video slots.
Several bonus changes: Intercasino (Cryptologic) increased bonus in February up to $100. Lasseters (propr.) offers new players up to five $100 match bonuses. Cinema Casino (Microgaming) offers $200 match bonus.
Cryptologic (WagerLogic) got «iGaming Software Provider of the Year» at the 2006 in the UK Gambling Awards - a premier UK industry event.
14 February 2006 One new RTG coupon: Connecto Casino FREE10 $10.
RiverBelle (Microgaming) offers free 100 spins on Tunzamuni video slot in addition to their «20 Minute Mania on Big Kahuna with $500 ».
Check you favorite casinos for Valentine's promotions!
Peak Entertainment Group revived 49er Casino (which was merged with Omni several month ago) this time under RTG software. They offer $100 match sign-up and monthly bonuses.
07 February 2006 Vegas007 Casino (proprietary) offers $10 no-deposit bonus.
Another «play and keep your winnings» promotion: RiverBelle (Microgaming) gives new players $500 and 20 minutes to play Big Kahuna slot, you can keep up to $200. Want to remind you that similar promotion is available from Casino Classic (Microgaming).
JackpotCity (Microgaming) gives 10 free slot spins.
PlayUnited (RTG) gives new players free $25 to play slots.
You can get free $11 at Bet Royal Poker (poker-room with Boss Media software).
RTG got several new clients. Well-known sportsbook Bet on Sports opened own BoS Casino. This casino offers very nice $500 match bonus. One more IGW casino changed soft to RTG, it's Good as Gold Casino, they offer $100 match plus further $500.
Microgaming introduced four new games: Harveys Video Slot, Dueces Wild 100 hands poker, Multi-Hand Bonus Blackjack and Mardi Gras slot. Several new slots were introduced by RTG and Boss Media.
New «Casino of the Month» is Club Dice (PlayTech). It's one of the oldest and most respected PlayTech casinos. I had there the best results among PlayTech casinos, getting straight flush at Caribbean Poker (too bad I didn't make jackpot bet). Club Dice will give away a Mustang convertible to one lucky player soon.
Want to introduce you quite new Microgaming casino - Roadhouse Reels which specializes on slots. They offer free $15 (33 free spins on a Special Agent slot), $100 match bonus and up to $900 on four next deposits.
Payout table was updated.
17 January 2006 Several new RTG coupons: Windows Q8YAT $2, Gold Key V97XN $2.
MegaSport Casino (PlayTech) offers free $10. You can try to get another free $10 at Slots Village Casino (propr.), just register and contact support.
Slotland (propr.) offers free $20 to play mobile Jacks or Better video poker, read more at forum.
10 January 2006 Several new RTG coupons: Portofino H4AFV $10, Windows G9B4U $10.
You can try to get free $10 from Victor Chandler Poker (Apex/Tribeca) with either coupon LESXI (older) or juego (newer).
Info on some bonuses was updated.
05 January 2006 Several new RTG coupons: Prism 1HOLIDAY25 $25, iNetBet GX7TH $6 (both New Year, so can expire). You also can try to get free $20 at Galaxy World Casino (Gambling Federation) with code DRINKSAFE.
Ultimate Bet increased sign-up bonus to 100% up to $500.
I decided to announce Intercasino new «Casino of the Month ». Intercasino was voted the best casino for the fifth year in a row (!) by readers of Gambling Online Magazine. It's also one of my personal favorites, so I really recommend you to try their 150 great games! By the way, they offer increased 115% bonus in January!