Tag Archives: Slingo
- Slingo.Com Launches its First Ever TV Sponsorship Campaign with E!
September 2, 2016
London, September: It was announced today that Slingo.com, the mobile gaming operator, has joined forces with E! Entertainment Television, NBCUniversal International Networks’ pop culture channel, to launch its first ever television sponsorship deal. The campaign will run from September 2016 for twelve months on selected reality programming, including: Keeping Up With...
- Gaming Realms acquires RealNetworks’ Slingo; RockYou buy solitaire games
July 24, 2015
UK-listed online gaming operator Gaming Realms has boosted its social gaming business with the acquisition of RealNetworks’ social casino brand Slingo. The deal will see Gaming Realms acquire the Slingo brand and patents, as well as the US and Canadian development studios of RealNetworks’ GameHouse division, plus its social and...
- CIE consolidates social gaming in Playtika; RealNetworks debut Slingo Adventure
July 22, 2014
Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) plans to consolidate its various social gaming divisions under a single brand. CIE, the current undisputed social casino revenue king, has acquired a number of social gaming development studios over the past couple years, including Playtika, Buffalo Studios and Pacific Interactive. CIE used the Casual Connect...
- Zynga Slingo death watch; Empire’s social casino experiment a net win
August 14, 2013
Struggling social game outfit Zynga has announced it will shut down its branded version of popular slots-bingo hybrid game Slingo later this month. A year and a half ago, Zynga proudly announced the launch of Zynga Slingo as its first licensed game deal, but the writing was on the Facebook...
- RealNetworks acquires Slingo for $15.6m, announces $100k social ‘sweepstakes’
August 1, 2013
Seattle-based RealNetworks, the company behind the RealPlayer streaming media technology, has paid $15.6m to acquire social casino developer Slingo Inc. RealNetworks founder/interim CEO Rob Glaser, who announced the deal on Wednesday at the Casual Connect conference in San Francisco, said his company was already “hard at work creating even more...
- AbZorba Games, Bally Technologies and Slingo join as Executive Members of the Social Gaming Association
November 29, 2012
29 November 2012 (London,UK)- The Social Gaming Association (the "Association") is pleased to announce that AbZorba Games, Bally Technologies and Slingo have joined the Association as Executive Members and will be sitting on the Executive Committee, the driving force behind the Association's policy direction, creation and implementation. Stuart Tilly, Director...
Bally’s Merger with Scientific Games is GTECH-IGT’s Evil Twin
September 23, 2014
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October 15, 2012