Social Online Gambling and the Casino Island Adventure

Published Monday, November 03, 2014 -
Social Online Gambling and the Casino Island Adventure

The internet has made significant changes in the way people have fun and the advent of mobile smart phones and tablets has increased the fun factor exponentially. Social networking has enabled a new approach to online betting with many companies looking to grab a piece of the social casino pie. In the U.K., real-money gambling is legal in online games such as mobile games.. U.K. companies with social casino games on mobile include bookmaker William Hill U.K. gambling company Sky Betting and Gambling, British casino company 32Red online gambling company Cashcade and others.

Currently social casino games are one of the fastest growing sectors in mobile gaming. Major casino operators are rapidly getting involved with the social casino industry. Recently, Caesars Interactive Entertainment moved to extend its acquisition strategy to sustain the growth of its social gaming business. Caesars acquired House Of Fun Slots creator Pacific interactive earlier this year in a deal worth an estimated $60-$90 million. Pacific Interactive is the fourth social casino operator Caesars has acquired.  Bally Gaming also recently acquired social casino company Dragonplay in a $100 million dollar deal. Shortly thereafter, Bally itself was acquired by gaming firm Scientific Games for approximately  $3.3 billion.

Now another entry in the U.K market place Gamzio Mobile, Inc. a mobile & social casino gaming company recently announced its debut title Casino Island Adventure in the lucrative U.K. real money social gambling sector.

Gamzio's Chief Executive Officer, Jason Deiboldt commented, "We are very pleased with the performance of Casino Island Adventure so far.  Our testing shows over $250,000 in wagers through the game from a small number of initial players.  Our engagement and analytics stats show that players are genuinely enjoying the game, and our overall goal continues to be making sure each and every one of our players receives an unrivaled mobile casino experience."



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