GSN Games has announced its acquisition of Bingo Bash creator Bash Gaming (formerly BitRhymes). Bingo Bash has over 2.7 million monthly active users (MAU) on Facebook (according to AppData), and is also available on iOS, Android and Kindle devices. With this acquisition, GSN Games says it will reach a MAU count of nearly 10 million players.
As the social casino genre continues to grow in popularity, Spin for Good looks to provide players with more than just entertainment in a virtual slot machine. Instead, the Spin for Good platform allows users to donate to charities of their choosing, by playing in tournaments where those charities receive the winnings.
Start-up social game developer BIGMAN Entertainment has announced the limited availability of its new casino game on Facebook, BIGMAN Slots. The game is now available in five countries: Canada, Sweden, New Zealand, Singapore and United Arab Emirates, and gives players a chance to take a spin on wheels designed with “RPG mechanics.”
Following in the success of its High 5 Casino app on Facebook, High 5 Games has released Shake the Sky Casino Real Slots on the platform. The slot machine game offers multiple slot machines for play, and two kinds of experience points for players to earn over time.
Adding to the growing casino craze on Facebook is Black Pearl Casino from Novogoma. The game takes players to an underwater-themed casino, named for the black pearl that sits in its lobby, and lets them run wild across multiple different game modes, in addition to the expected slots.
It’s hard to browse Facebook’s App Center without running into a few casino titles, but Heart of Vegas from Product Madness looks to blow its competition out of the water by offering a more realistic experience, with slot machines “just like the ones you know and love.”
Pipa Studios’ Praia Bingo has found continued success on Facebook, thanks to the developer’s willingness to engage a worldwide audience with its game updates. The game was first released to be a leader in the Latin American market (specifically Brazil), but was later opened up to English speaking players worldwide.
From the makers of Trophy Slots comes another casino-themed game on Facebook: Club Casino. In addition to the expected slot machines, Club Casino offers blackjack, video poker, Bingo, solitaire, multiplayer poker and even customizable avatars to make each player stand out from the crowd.
Social gaming company Win has announced the launch of its newest Facebook game, Stardust Casino, which looks to take players back to the golden days of the Las Vegas Strip. Developed in partnership with Boyd Gaming Corporation, Stardust Casino looks to combine nostalgia for the hotel, which opened in 1958 (and was demolished in 2007) with modern gaming technology.
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