21 February 2018 GPWA Times Newsletter

Industry News
APCW Perspectives: Goodbye to an industry friend
This week, J. Todd says goodbye to industry friend Gary Beal, who passed away last week. J. Todd also covers news stories from the U.S., Europe and the U.K.

Intertops announces $1,000 slots raffle
This weekend, players can wager on certain Betsoft slots, earn raffle tickets and win cash prizes.

Relax Gaming signs LeoVegas deal
LeoVegas will initially offer Relax's high-quality table games, with more to be added in the future.

Realistic Games to launch advanced free spins tool
Operator BetVictor will roll out the company's second-generation version of the marketing solution.

Campeonbet, Income Access launch affiliate program
The online sportsbook and casino brand offers pre-match betting on every major global football game and pre-game wagering on esports.

Blueprint Gaming releases Romeo & Juliet online slot
Inspired by the classic Shakespeare tale, the game features five modifiers and three bonuses.

Iron Dog Studios releases Rainbow Wilds
The Irish-themed slot features 1,024 ways to win and expanding wilds.

Tom Horn partners with Aspire Global
The company's list of video slot titles have been made available via iGaming solution provider Aspire.

EU Court OKs consumer protection guidelines
The EU Court of Justice has ruled that the European Commission acted within its rights by issuing guidelines to member states on how to protect consumers from online gambling services.

Digitain strikes deal with Genii
The casino platform provider will integrate content from the software gaming supplier, including Arcadia i3D.

Pragmatic Play releases Lucky New Year online slot
Players can celebrate the Year of the Dog with free spins, giant super symbols and a respin feature.

Playtech welcomes former UKGC manager
Richard Bayliss, previously Senior Online Manager at the U.K. Gambling Commission, has joined the company as Regulatory Compliance Manager.

Betsoft announces Sugar Pop 2: Double Dipped
This sequel to the popular title SugarPop! features a cluster win system with which players can earn additional wins.

QTech doubles up on partnerships
The games distributor has penned deals with Booongo and Fantasma Games, integrating online slots into its platform.

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