Tag Archives: GigaMedia
- GigaMedia unveil new ClubOne social casino platform
May 15, 2015
Taiwan-based online gaming firm GigaMedia says its PerfectPairs subsidiary will debut its new social casino platform at next week’s G2E Asia conference. The new ClubOne social casino features game genres including poker, mahjong, sic bo, baccarat, roulette and slots, each of which offers a corresponding series of derivative games. The...
- Social sports betting launches from Win, FlowPlay; new GigaMedia platform
September 30, 2014
The social gaming offshoot of UK-listed online gambling operator Bwin.party has released its social sports betting app on Facebook. Sportster Bet and Win, a co-venture of Nordeus and Bwin.party’s social gaming division Win, made its closed beta debut back in February. The new open beta product, which is available in...
- Big Fish Games cuts a fifth of its workforce; GigaMedia profit halved
August 24, 2013
Seattle-based social game outfit Big Fish Games handed out reams of pink slips this week, announcing layoffs and the closure of development studios in Vancouver and Cork, Ireland. All told, about a fifth of the company’s 670-member global workforce is being let go. President Dave Stephenson is also leaving the...
- GigaMedia preps social casino portfolio; TopLine Game Labs gets Cantor cash
June 30, 2013
Taiwan-based online gaming outfit GigaMedia is preparing to dive deep into the social casino space in a bid to boost growth of its FunTown online game brand. GigaMedia CEO Collin Hwang said the company is presently conducting closed beta testing on a new suite of in-house social slots, poker and...
- Odobo launch HTML5 platform; GigaMedia generates long-awaited positive cashflow; Mohegan Sun to use OnGame for poker site
November 27, 2012
Odobo has launched a new HTML5 game developer program and platform specifically aimed at the regulated online gambling industry. The new firm is the brainchild of gaming industry veteran of 12 years Ashley Lang who is trying to marry up regular gaming developers with the riches the gambling industry can...
- WMS acquires Jadestone; GigaMedia narrows loss; Amaya releases latest slot
May 21, 2012
WMS Gaming has announced the acquisition of Swedish developer Jadestone Group. The move strengthens their place in the online gaming industry ahead of any future U.S. regulation and it makes them stronger in the global B2B market. Terms of the deal have so far not been disclosed and Orrin J....
Dubai investor accuses ex-Amaya CEO David Baazov of fraud
September 22, 2017