Skill Game News
bwin launches new SkillGame Maxi Yatzy
The game is an advanced version of the existing game Yatzy, which offers six dice as a key feature as well as several other new elements.
Bingo Hideout launches five new websites
Following the success of the Bingo Hideout portal, the Web site has launched five new Hideouts focusing on Betting, Casino, Poker, Lotto and Skill Games.
Website offers balance between free and premium games
iFunSpace.com provides customers a loyalty program that allows them to earn merchandise based on their participation.
DuplicatePoker.com unexpectedly shuts its doors
It was less than three weeks ago that DuplicatePoker.com was trumpeting itself as "one of the fastest growing online poker communities" after registering its 250,000th player. But on Sunday, the skill-based online poker site shut down, claiming it was a "victim of the global financial crisis."
Snyder's Poker Tourney 2 unique, Kronzek aims at foiling cheats
Arnold Snyder shows you how to "optimize your strategy for each specific tournament you enter" since not all pro-level tournaments are created equal. Allan Zola Kronzek offers up a history of poker cheating and shows you how to protect yourself from it.
TriviaOnNet.com is every trivia buff's dream. The game provides players a chance to test their knowledge on a number of different subjects in a fast-paced environment and it can be played for fun or real money.
RummyRoyal runs affiliates promotion
RM Royal Media LTD, the owners of RummyRoyal, are sharing profits with their affiliates by creating innovative new referral programs.
RummyRoyal Web site launched
RummyRoyal, the new home of online Rummy games is now the only site that features games for up to four players.
Skill game genre continues to gain ground
Thanks to a wide variety of options, an ease of use and legality in the U.S., the skill game genre has proven to be one of the hottest trends in the online gaming industry.
21 & Fun
21 & Fun is a skill game presented by King Solomons that is based on the rules of blackjack. There's a bit of a twist involved, however, as the player tries to create as many combinations of 21 as possible while the clock ticks against him.
SkillGround offering affiliates $500
SkillGround is giving its affiliates a chance to win $500 when they become a SkillGround Partner and work to develop the hottest new market in Internet gaming.
Skill 4 Prizes sign partnership with Finsoft
Games content provider Skill 4 Prizes is proud to sign an agreement with the leading platform provider Finsoft.
e-pokerUSA.com Launches Real-Money Tournaments
e-pokerUSA.com, a poker-based skill game, launched real-money tournaments this week.
2006 "Poker and Beyond" Convention Set for September in London
"Poker and Beyond: Monetising Skill-Based Games" convention offers information from leading players in skill-based games in London in September.
Annual GIGSE Conference Attracts Record Numbers
Record numbers of I-gaming industry members participated in the annual Global Interactive Gaming Summit and Expo (GIGSE) May 16-18 at the Palais de Congres in Montreal.
ThwartPoker Set for Online Launch
When Daniel Pfeiffer was 17 years old, he became captivated by a card game his father invented. A mathematician, Arthur Pfeiffer found poker interesting but thought chance played too large a role in the game, so in 1984 he created a version of poker called "Pickem," which eliminated the element of luck.