Tag Archives: DoubleDown Casino
- IGT sells DoubleDown social casino ops to South Korea’s DoubleU Games for $825m
April 18, 2017
Gaming device maker International Game Technology (IGT) is selling its DoubleDown Casino social gaming operation to a South Korean game giant. On Monday, IGT announced it had signed a definitive purchase agreement to sell its DoubleDown Interactive social gaming division to an affiliate of South Korean social gaming operator DoubleU...
- Court dismisses disgruntled social gamer’s lawsuit against DoubleDown Casino
March 31, 2016
A federal judge has dismissed a class action suit brought against DoubleDown Interactive, the social casino division of gaming device maker International Game Technology (IGT). Last April, Illinois resident Margo Philips filed a class action suit against the gaming operator, accusing DoubleDown Casino’s games of being “nothing more than camouflaged...
- DoubleDown Casino class action suit; Rational add Zynga social casino director
April 15, 2015
IGT’s popular social gaming division DoubleDown Interactive has been slapped with a class action lawsuit based on claims that its social casino products represent “camouflaged” gambling. Illinois resident Margo Philips claims she lost over $1k over the past two years gambling with virtual chips she’d purchased to play DoubleDown’s social...
- IGT’s Powerbucks Pays Its First Million Dollar Jackpot
March 25, 2015
LAS VEGAS, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests at Paris Las Vegas were hearing jackpot sirens of a new variety this weekend when a lucky player won a $1 million jackpot on global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) inter-state commercial jackpot product, Powerbucks. With this pivotal payout, Powerbucks joins IGT's list of millionaire-minting game themes including Wheel...
- Heartland Poker Tour Ink Deal With DoubleDown Casino
March 23, 2015
Heartland Poker Tour has inked a deal with the social gaming operator DoubleDown Casino that will see the latter pushed through various promotional circles relating to the broadcast of the burgeoning poker tour. Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) partners Bluff have announced that the American based live poker tour will be...
- International Game Technology revenue, profits tumble but social gaming shines
January 28, 2015
Gaming device maker and social gaming operator International Game Technology (IGT) saw revenue and profits tumble in its fiscal Q1, but social gaming continued to shine. Total revenue fell 17% to $451m while net income fell 56% to $35m in the quarter ending Dec. 31. It could have been even...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017
PokerStars release Jackpot Poker on Steam to mixed reviews
April 13, 2017
IGT shares may have topped last year
May 30, 2017