The time is approaching. Football lovers worldwide unite, the 2018 World Cup is fast approaching - we know, it’s been a long four years. There is nothing quite as exciting for football fans as the World Cup. An international footballing fiesta showcasing the talent of the very best footballers in the world, what is not to like?
Phil Hellmuth is one of the best-known professional poker players out there. Also known as the Poker Brat, he has been surprising poker fans with phenomenal gameplay for thirty years now. He won his first big event in 1989 when he was only 24 years old. It was then that he became the youngest winner of World Series of Poker and stayed that way for almost 20 years.
Every player has a depositing method they prefer over all others. It could be because you find your method easier to use, it could be more convenient for when you're gaming on the go, or it could just be that you've stuck with whichever method you used when you first started gaming. Whatever the reason, we bet you never realised that your choice could say a lot about what type of player you are and your personality!?
Do you play privately in your free time, or do you share your slots experiences with family and friends? That’s the question that was playing on our minds here at GoWin this week, and seeing as we have hundreds of players in our address book, we decided to just ask some off them. We chose three of our favourite answers to the question: “Do You Talk to Friends and Family About Gambling Online?”. Read on to find out what our players said.
2017 may be the year that America warms to the idea of legalizing online gambling. A few weeks ago, the first traditional, bricks and mortar casino opened in New York State. This marks a shift from the current Native American monopoly on casinos in the state, and could be the catalyst for more states to legalize gambling and give online gaming the traction it needs to be approved this year. Whilst this is big news for many American gamers, it's something we Brits need to keep an eye on too. A US gambling market expansion could affect the UK sector in many ways, not least by creating more competition in the market for online casino operators and software developers.
NetEnt have always been one of the best software developers around and they've got the goods to prove it. Their games are constantly some of the most popular slots around, so it comes as no surprise that at the EGR Operator Awards they took home the most coveted award - game of the year. The award celebrated their recently released Guns N' Roses slot, which was the second installment in the NetEnt Rocks trilogy. It's a well deserved achievement as the game is a spectacular feat in both design and performance, but what makes this game stand out from the crowd so much?
Poker is arguably one of the world's most well known gambling games, and it's a game that is designed to suit everyone. Online poker, therefore, is incredibly popular as it has the added benefit of not costing a fortune, and you can play anywhere! There's over 100 million poker players worldwide, which is more than play golf, so is it about time you get in on the action?
The gamble feature has been a part of slot games since the very first fruit machines were created. The premise of the gamble feature is that it allows you to take your winnings and play for 'double or nothing' -- an idea that's exciting for many players. Today we're talking about the common types of gamble features you may find in slots, the pros and cons, and when the feature should be used.
If you mention the word 'gambling' to some people you may be shot a disapproving look, yet in 2016 this is probably less likely than ever before. As the online casino market continues to boom, our TVs are inundated with bingo adverts, our friends place weekly football accumulators and spinning a slot or two on your way to work is a socially accepted activity. So what's changed since the times where gambling was frowned upon and how has the mobile casino market influenced this shift in attitudes? Today we're taking a look at the reasons why gambling is more accessible than ever before, and how this has shaped public opinion towards the activity.
It can sometimes be hard to bring up your love for slots or enthusiasm for online poker to your mates. There's a stigma to gambling which keeps it a little hushed up in normal conversations. Chances are, you've often wanted to tell your friends about a new slot game or big win, but felt like playing online is a little taboo and so kept your mouth shut. It shouldn't be like this, as for a start you're having fun so why not share that with your friends? Would you be so reluctant to share news that you'd won the lottery with them - we think not! Online casinos are all about enjoyment and if you can't share that with your friends then you're missing half the experience! Read on to find out the best ways to embrace yo