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November Tournaments: King Johnnie & Wild Card City

Wazdan Cash Drops

November tournaments are starting on the Playson and Wazdan networks, with $50 000 (each) in prizes waiting to be claimed. The Wazdan Cash Drops will start on 19 November, while the Playson Cashfalls start on 20 November. If you want to enter, you can sign up at King Jonnie Casino or Wild Card City Casino. So, […]

Halloween Casino Bonus List for 2020

Halloween Bonus Codes

If you’re looking to get into the spooky spirit, then we’ve got some Halloween bonuses for you. These offers are exclusive to NZ players, so grab them while you can! All of the bonus money offers we’ve found are exclusively available for brand-new Halloween slots. With that said, let’s get into the bonus and free […]

Booongo October Fest Tournament Starts 15 October

Booongo October Fest Tournament

We’re happy to announce that the Booongo October Fest Tournament is taking place this week. Oktoberfest celebrations are being kicked off at two of our favourite online casinos this month. Starting on 15 October, Wild Card City and King Johnnie connect you to the Booongo October Fest Tournament. During the tournament, you stand a chance […]

New October Pokies at Wild Card City Casino

October Pokie Wild Card

As a brand-new casino, Wild Card City is still coming in hot with new October pokie releases and exciting offers. Almost every game offers 10 free spins if you play the game within the first month, so we recommend checking them out. After all, there’s a mix of new slots and other games from established […]

Latest September Slot Releases

New September Slots

There’s nothing as exciting as new slot machines to play at your favourite online casinos. So, we’ll be looking at the latest September slot releases to hit your screens this month. While we can’t list every game out there, we’ve hand-picked the slots that sound like a good time. These are the new pokies released […]

Are slots better than table games? – Top 10 Reasons

Are slots better than table games?

Many gambling advice sites are divided on how you can win more money. Is it better to play slots or table games? That’s why we’ve decided to answer the question: “are slots better than table games?” by comparing the pros and cons. While both games have their merits, it’s essential to know what you’re getting […]

New July Pokie Releases – Updated List of 2020 Pokies

Gold Volcano July Pokie

Everyone loves something new, and this month, there are plenty of new July pokie releases to look forward to. All of these games have something unique to offer, so be sure to check out the slots providers you might not be familiar with. After all, making money on slot machines that are optimised for mobile […]

SkyCity Gets Warning From DIA for Advertising Malta Casino to Players

On Monday, the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) issued a formal warning to SkyCity Entertainment Group for emailing customers in March. Reportedly, the operator emailed customers in March, just days before Alert Level 4 was unveiled. In the email to loyalty program members, the company reportedly informed customers that its Malta-based casino was still operating. […]

John Allen Hands in Resignation as New Zealand Racing Authority CEO

John Allen resigns

John Allen has handed in his resignation as the CEO of Racing Industry Transition Authority (RITA). He had been in this position for four years since the change of replacing the New Zealand Racing Board. According to a statement he made, he mentioned that this was a personal decision, and it comes at the right […]

Helen Whately New Minister In Charge of UK Gambling Industry

Helen Whately UK

Helen Whately has been appointed by the DCMS, Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sports, as a new minister that will oversee the British gambling industry. Whately is the current Member of Parliament for Faversham and Mid Kent. Helen Whately is taking over from Rebecca Pow. She is reportedly moving to the Department of Environment, […]

Microgaming Partners with Neon Valley Studios

Microgaming Partners with Neon Valley Studios

Casino gaming giant, Microgaming is increasing its independent studio roster with the addition of Neon Valley Studios. The new partnership has already yielded new casino games for NZ players to enjoy. The association with the Microgaming allows players to receive the most popular story-driven casino pokies games with state-of-the-art graphics. Players from NZ will be […]

Chinese Online Gambling Costs the State NZ$375 Billion

chinese online gambling NZ

The popularity of Chinese online gambling is growing and the republic isn’t happy with the effects on its society. Online casinos on the other side of the world offer Chinese gamblers hundreds of gaming sessions for popular casino games on the internet. A single baccarat table at these casino sites targeting Chinese players can draw […]

Casino Brands to Receive Content Upgrade from Blueprint Gaming

Casino Brands Receive Content Boost

Casino brands affiliated with SkillOnNet will receive a content boost from the pokies software developer, Blueprint Gaming, based in the UK. The range of igaming brands will benefit from much-sophisticated technology. The casino brands will also have access to all the marketing tools of Blueprint Gaming. All the casino brands that are associated with SkillOnNet […]

SkyCity Casino Workers Strike Goes on for Second Weekend

skycity-casino-workers-on-strike-for-second-weekend

SkyCity Casino workers operating in the company’s New Zealand-based venues went on strike for a second consecutive weekend between 7 and 8 September. The workers, who have been looking to get a raise in pay rates for weekend and night work, undertook action after their union (Unite) and SkyCity representatives were unable to reach an […]

The Star Group Caught in Criminal Web

The Star Entertainment Group

The Star Entertainment Group has been linked to businessman and gambling industry mogul, Stanley Ho. Ho has picked up a bad reputation for himself after authorities learned about his supposed involvement in organised crime. The Star Entertainment Group is rival to one of Australia’s biggest casino operators- Crown Resorts. Crown Resorts have also been placed […]

Gambling Bosses Disclose the Negative Impact of Gambling in the UK

Carolyn Harris, labour member of parliament has unveiled that CEOs from four major gambling companies have realised the harm inflicted on people by their sector. Ms. Harris confirmed that the three executives from SkyBet, Paddy Power Betfair, bet365 and William Hill agreed that hundreds of thousands of people reveal effects of problem gambling each year. […]

NZ Video Gaming a Budding Industry

In five years, the New Zealand video game industry could be worth a billion dollars. The interactive gaming industry is said to be the future of New Zealand’s economy. A report identifying how video gaming could create jobs and export earning if the government was involved was recently released. The report was produced by the […]

Anti-Gambling Campaigners Suggest Public Consultation on NZ Gambling Advertising Ban

Anti-Gambling Campaigners Ad Ban

Anti-gambling campaigners are asking the authorities and the public to consider banning gambling ads. However, they are also willing to consider having warning labels on gambling advertising. Most of the gambling ads are not explicitly recognise them to be promoting gambling. This means that many people will not be able to identify them as gambling […]