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Ukraine Cyber Chief Visits 'Black Hat' Hacker Meeting in Las Vegas

Ukraine's top cyber official addressed a room full of security experts at a hackers convention in Las Vegas. Victor Zhora visited the Black Hat conference after a two-day trip from Kyiv to a casino. He said the number of cyber incidents in Ukraine tripled since Russia's invasion in February. Microsoft, Amazon and Google offered pro bono cloud computing services to the Ukrainian government as it moves its data out of the country. The data archives are being held within data centers across European countries.
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Ukraine Cyber Chief Visits 'Black Hat' Hacker Meeting in Las Vegas
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- #Ukrainiangambling regulator resumes work to strengthen gambling sector #KRAIL has provided an update on its work amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of the country.

Twitch Gambling Has Raised Concerns Among the Streaming Community

There are many new genres and genres being streamed on Twitch lately. One of them is gambling. Amouranth, Pokimane and Asmongold are against it. However, Félix ‘xQc’ Lengyel has almost all his channels dedicated to gambling and he has admitted to having an addiction.
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Twitch Gambling Has Raised Concerns Among the Streaming Community

Pin Projekt partners with Parimatch to deliver lottery games to CIS region

Pin Projekt partners with Parimatch to deliver lottery games to CIS region. Lotto Instant Win (LiW) games will be available to parimatches players under a dedicated module via the Live Games tab of the Paricatch online casino. LiW has a presence in the CIS and the firm is confident that the games are going to perform well.
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Pin Projekt partners with Parimatch to deliver lottery games to CIS region
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Ukraine regulator issues curfew reminder as some gambling venues reopen

Some gambling establishments have begun to reopen across Ukraine despite the ongoing invasion by Russia. Some operators have relocated to western regions away from the main conflict areas. Venues are allowed to open but they must operate in line with temporary measures that have been put in place as a result of the country moving to martial law during wartime. A host of businesses from across the gambling industry have pledged aid and support to Ukraine since Russia’s invasion of country began in February.
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Ukraine regulator issues curfew reminder as some gambling venues reopen
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Slotegrator celebrates 10 years in the gambling industry

Slotegrator is a solution developer and aggregator for the gambling industry. It has been doing business since 2012. Today, the company has over 200 customers worldwide, launched more than 150 projects and signed contracts with 75 game developers. Telegram Casino is an alternative to the classic casino frontend. SloteGrator has a team of 300 professionals. The company plans to continue to implement new ideas and increase the number of satisfied online casino and sportsbook owners. The brand is reaching the end of its first active decade with a new look.
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Slotegrator celebrates 10 years in the gambling industry

Will the Russia-Ukraine Conflict Impact the Online Gambling Industry?

Russia invaded Ukraine earlier this year. Many countries have come to the aid of Ukraine. Ukraine has received financial aid from other countries and various Ukrainian businesses have helped beef up the nation's frontline defenses. Parimatch, one of the world's oldest and most prominent gaming companies, donated $1 million US dollars to Ukraine's military.
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iSoftBet two new online slot titles

iSoftBet has added to its Hold & Win range of slots with its latest title, The Magic Orb. The game plays on a 7-reel, 7 row panel surrounded by a pastel haze of colors and rock formations. At the center of the reels sits a magical Orb that can fire on any spin.
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iSoftBet two new online slot titles
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Casino Supplier of the year

IGT is doing what it can to set the industry standard for omnichannel content, casino systems performance and cashless gaming. Interblock is another casino supplier that had a flagship year rife with new products and an acceleration in technology for the electronic tables segment. SUZOHAPP is well regarded for its range of products covering gaming, amusement, and sports betting products that serve casino operators. Scientific Games was able to make a push into the Ukraine market, deploying its electronic gaming machines, tables, progressive jackpot products in some of the country’s most high-profile casinos. Alfastreet is the leading manufacturer of multi-player electronic gambling equipment.
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Elks bingo returning March 8

Elks bingo returning March 8th. The starting Bonus Ball was at $41.00, Jackpots: Junior Bonanza in 49 numbers $250.000, Last chance Bonanzas in 56 numbers $263.0. An early bird game called the Double Dab will be played before the regular bingo at 8:00 p.m. The Elks Bingo will pick up from where it left off after having to shut down two years ago in March 2020. It's been warm in the last week. This week's column is dedicated to Ukraine. In the current times of COVID-19, the situation in Ukraine is hard.
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Elks bingo returning March 8
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Betsoft iGaming content deal Ukraine

Betsoft has signed a content hosting deal with VKVVulkancasino.ua. The deal includes Betsoft’s award-winning classic games and recently released hits such as Take the Kingdom, Triple Juicy Drops and Lost Mystery Chests.
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Rada Misses December Vote on Ukraine Gambling Law’s Tax Code

Rada has missed its final opportunity to vote on the tax framework required to complete the outstanding technical arrangements of Ukraine's Gambling Law. The mandate of the G gambling law was approved back in August 2020, ending Ukraine’s decade-long gambling prohibition. Since then, the Rada missed multiple deadlines to pass Bill 2713. The majority backed proposal sets a flat 10% industry tax rate to be applied across all regulated gambling verticals. It also eliminates the previously approved “triple lock licensing fees” that would have been adopted by the law.
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Rada Misses December Vote on Ukraine Gambling Law’s Tax Code

More delays hit Ukrainian gambling tax proposal

Ukraine missed its final chance to ratify Bill 2713. The bill would have fixed outstanding tax issues and confirmed the new gambling landscape. President Volodymyr Zelensky's government prioritized other issues, including the response to the coronavirus pandemic and rising military tensions with Russia.
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More delays hit Ukrainian gambling tax proposal
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Bets.io, An Outstanding Crypto Casino

Bets.io is a flourishing crypto gambling platform that accepts all the most popular coins. Bets has added Ripple (XRP), a widely popular stablecoin, so now users have a total of seven tokens to choose from. The average payout time is only 11 minutes, including the withdrawal request approval.
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CT Gaming and CT Interactive to showcase latest products at Ukraine expo

CT Interactive will present its game library and casino management system at Ukraine's Gaming Industry exhibition, to be held on November 24-26 at the International Exhibition Center in Kyiv. CT Gaming will showcase its newest multigame mixes, new jackpot concepts, and a rich library of over 180 slot games. The company is aiming to excel in the Ukrainian market. It is focusing on customer care, service, support and building credibility with an exciting pipeline of new products. and confidence with its customers. "The strength of the game content and CT Interactive experience in cross-conversion marketing will build the foundation of success in Ukrainian markets"
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CT Gaming and CT Interactive to showcase latest products at Ukraine expo

CT Gaming to Showcase New Products at Gaming Industry Expo in Ukraine

CT Gaming is exhibiting its cutting-edge products at Ukraine’s Gaming Industry exhibition, to be held on November 24-26 at the International Exhibition Center in Kyiv. CT Interactive will unveil a rich library of over 180 slot games, exciting Jackpot concepts and many more at a special Interactive Zone. CT Gaming will showcase its newest multigame mixes, new jackpot concept and a multi-functional casino management system. The new exciting multigsame Diamond King includes 50 games. Six of the games have a particular 2-level jack pot Chilli Link.
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CT Gaming to Showcase New Products at Gaming Industry Expo in Ukraine

Swintt online slots to launch in Ukraine

Swintt's new deal with Vulcan Casino allows them to reach a new audience. It's the first deal in the Eastern European country's regulated iGaming market.
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Swintt online slots to launch in Ukraine

Game, set and Parimatch

Developer’s full suite of player favourite classic slots and modern video slots now live with tier one operator in the Ukraine. Stakelogic is the leading developer of online casino content and live dealer games. Its slots boast unique mechanics and features, such as Super Stakes, which allow players to effectively double their bet with every spin. Stokelogics is renowned for its exciting gameplay and striking design and authentic sound. It is also renowned to deliver a truly engaging and entertaining player experience.
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Swintt teams up with Vulkan Casino

Localised slot and live game specialists goes live with first partner on the Ukrainian market. They provide their full suite of slots and their innovative gamification tool, SwinttGamify. Ukrainian players will also be given a first look at some of the provider’s innovative pay features, such as the unique XtraWays system.  Vulkancasino.ua will be able to access some popular titles, including Lone Rider XTraWay, Sea Raiders and Zombies on Vacation. The brand-new Book Of The East and the upcoming premium slot, Sweetania will make their debut in the country.
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Swintt teams up with Vulkan Casino

Ukraine is hoping to win big after liberalising its gambling market

In the year since the sector was liberalised, the government has issued 40 licences for gambling. In the capital Kyiv, betting-related adverts are plastered across billboards, public transport and television screens. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said it could bring in €160 million a year.
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Slotegrator at Ukrainian Gaming Week

Ukrainian Gaming Week is taking place in Kyiv on 14-15 September. Slotegrator, a leading developer of iGaming solutions, will be at booth B7. They will present their products designed for boosting gambling platforms. They also participate in networking activities. The event is aimed at promoting the newly regulated Ukrainian market. It is also aimed to promote the development of the igaming industry in Ukraine.
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Slotegrator at Ukrainian Gaming Week

An International Brand's Elite Casino Has Opened in The Very Center Of The Ukrainian Capital

Gambling operator Storm International has launched its next entertainment complex in Kyiv. The unit is located in the Fairmont Grand Hotel at 1 Naberezhno-Khreschatytska street. Storm wants to become one of the leaders among similar establishments of European level in Ukraine. It is an expensive investment as the company needs to pay a license fee for a casino, roulettes and other game tables as well as for electronic systems. They also need to train new personnel. The slot machines that Shangri La uses have been certified in 120 countries around the world and have already been on the market for 50 years.
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An International Brand's Elite Casino Has Opened in The Very Center Of The Ukrainian Capital

Ukraine poised to become Eastern European Las Vegas, gaming experts say (WEBINAR)

Gambling experts gathered to discuss the legalization of gambling in Ukraine and its consequences on the Ukrainian economy in the Kyiv Post's studio on Aug. 17. Ukraine’s casinos could turn the country into the biggest gaming market in Eastern Europe, according to Anton Kuchukhidze, chairman of the Ukraine Gambling Council.
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Ukraine poised to become Eastern European Las Vegas, gaming experts say (WEBINAR)

Greentube Online Slots Go Live with Parimatch in CIS Markets

Greentube, an online casino games maker and supplier, has extended its presence across the lucrative CIS region thanks to a partnership with Parimatch Tech. Parimsatch is a leader in the provision of B2C services in CIS territories and across four continents. Greentubes' clients will have access to Parisatch's hit online slots.
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Greentube Online Slots Go Live with Parimatch in CIS Markets

Greentube Celebrates Ukraine Online Casino Content Debut

Greentube has gone live in Ukraine's recently regulated iGaming market with integration with locally licensed operator First Casino. First casino is owned and operated by Nubula Games. Ukraine is considered a key territory in Eastern Europe. Several gambling companies are seeking growth in the region since the regulation of i gaming and online sports betting.
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Greentube Celebrates Ukraine Online Casino Content Debut

Greentube debuts in Ukraine with First Casino

Greentube has taken its games portfolio live in Ukraine through a partnership with First Casino. First casino's customers have access to Greentubes titles including Diamond Link: Mighty Elephant and DiamondLink: mighty sevens.
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Greentube goes live in Ukraine with First Casino

Greentube has taken its games portfolio live in Ukraine with First Casino. First casino's customers will have access to Greentubes' leading titles. First casinos is a Nebula Games brand. Ukraine's online gaming market was legalised earlier this year. Greventube views Ukraine as a key territory in Eastern Europe. It is the first integration with a local licence holder in the country.
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Greentube goes live in Ukraine with First Casino

Scientific Games steps into the Ukraine market

Scientific Games Corporation has launched its products in the Ukrainian market. The gaming operator is to debut its electronic gaming machines, tables and progressive jackpots to Slots City, Storm Ukraine and Billionaire Casino. The hardware houses some of Scientific Games’ leading global content. It is already “a proven success” in European markets. Slot City hopes to benefit from the high-quality product and positive results.
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Scientific Games steps into the Ukraine market

Ukraine's regulator blocks 594 illegal gambling sites

Ukraine's regulator blocks 594 illegal gambling sites. To date, KRAIL has detected over 1,000 gambling websites and 100 land-based establishments that offered gambling services without holding the relevant licenses. The activities violate article 203-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
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Ukraine's regulator blocks 594 illegal gambling sites

Gambling in Ukraine is getting new tax framework

Gambling was legalized in Ukraine in August 2020. The industry's tax rules have not been updated. On 15 July 2021, the Parliament of Ukraine passed in the first reading the bill updating tax framework for gambling and lotteries.
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Gambling in Ukraine is getting new tax framework

Scientific Games debuts land-based gaming content in Ukraine

Scientific Games has introduced its land-based gaming machines to Ukraine's newly regulated gaming market for the first time. The supplier has deployed its Electronic Gaming Machines, tables and progressive jackpot products at a number of leading casinos in the newly opened market, including Slots City, Storm Ukraine and Billionaire Casino. The EGM games offering includes Asian-themed titles such as Duo Fu Duo Cai and Jin Ji Bao Xi.
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Scientific Games debuts land-based gaming content in Ukraine

Scientific Games announce introduction into Ukraine market

Scientific Games Corporation has launched its industry leading products into the Ukraine market. Its products include Electronic Gaming Machines, Tables and Progressive Jackpot Products. Scientific Games has deployed products to some of the country’s most high-profile casinos including Slots City, Storm Ukraine and Billionaire Casino. The company is expanding its presence and building familiarity with players. It is also trying to maximize revenues for its partners. The new products are proven to drive player loyalty, engagement and deliver revenue growth opportunities for operators. They include award-winning hardware, Twinstar Matrix Upright cabinet, twinstar Slant cabinet and TwinStar J43 vertical screen cabinets.
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Scientific Games announce introduction into Ukraine market

Ukraine Finance Committee finalises gambling tax bill

The Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy examined bill 2713-D for the second time. The bill is set to complement the country's Gambling Act, which became law almost a year ago. It allows for betting, online casino, slot halls and land-based casinos at hotels. The committee removed a clause to temporarily triple licence fees until a nationwide monitoring system comes into effect.
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Ukraine Finance Committee finalises gambling tax bill

Stakelogic acquires Ukrainian B2B Gaming Licence

Stakelogic has received Ukrainian Gaming License for its B2B gaming process. StakeLogic will be able to make slot games available in markets of Ukraine along with live casino offerings and Super Stakes games. The Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries in Ukraine has reviewed Stokelogics business offering and awarded it one of the first B-2-B licences in the country.
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Stakelogic acquires Ukrainian B2B Gaming Licence

Ukrainian Parliamentary Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy Publishes Final Gambling Tax Bill

The Parliamentary Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy has published the final gambling tax bill. Bill 2713-D was passed last year. It introduced a flat 10% tax rate for all Ukrainian gambling verticals and removed a clause that temporarily tripled licence fees. The bill will receive a second reading in parliament and be sent to President Volodymyr Zelensky to be signed into law.
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Ukrainian Parliamentary Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy Publishes Final Gambling Tax Bill

Stakelogic Receives B2B License From Ukraine Gambling Regulator

Stakelogic has received a supplier license from The Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries in Ukraine. The company will be able to offer its gaming services once the tax legislation has been agreed upon. Gambling in the country was illegal for over a decade before it was legalized in 2020.
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Stakelogic Receives B2B License From Ukraine Gambling Regulator

Stakelogic granted Ukraine iGaming supplier licence

Stakelogic has been granted a licence to operate in the regulated iGaming market in Ukraine. The supplier will offer slot titles such as Black Gold 2 Megaways and Giant’s Fortune Megaway to licensed operators and a new live casino offering. StakeLogic CEO Stephan van den Oetelaar is pleased to announce that KRAIL has reviewed their business offering and awarded them one of the first B2B licences in Ukrainian market.
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Stakelogic granted Ukraine iGaming supplier licence

Stakelogic Obtains Online Casino Supplier License in Ukraine

Stakelogic has been granted a B2B license from the local regulator in Ukraine. The company is already licensed by Malta Gaming Authority and the Romanian National Gambling Office. In late 2019, the company received a supplier license to enter one of the world's largest regulated Internet gambling markets. It is further certified in multiple territories to provide its products in a regulated environment.
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Stakelogic Obtains Online Casino Supplier License in Ukraine

Stakelogic obtains Ukrainian B2B gaming licence

Stakelogic has been granted a B2B gaming licence for its services in Ukraine. The licence allows suppliers to offer their services once tax legislation has be determined. StakeLogic's suite of games has also been approved by the Malta Gaming Authority, Romanian ONJN and the British Gambling Commission. The licensing will see titles such as Black Gold 2 and live casino offering featuring blackjack and roulette.
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Stakelogic obtains Ukrainian B2B gaming licence

KRAIL Grants Stakelogic Ukrainian Licence

KRAIL grants Stakelogic a supplier licence for video slots in Ukraine. Stakeslogics' games and services have passed the rigorous inspection of the Malta Gaming Authority, ONJN in Romania and the UK Gambling Commission.
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KRAIL Grants Stakelogic Ukrainian Licence

Stakelogic receives Ukrainian licence

Stakelogic has been awarded a B2B Gaming Licence for its games and live casino offering in Ukraine. The company's portfolio of games has already passed through the Malta Gaming Authority, Romania’s Oficiul Național Pentru Jocuri de Noroc and the Gambling Commission in the UK. StakeLogic CEO Stephan van den Oetelaar believes working with regulators in strict territories such as the US and UK means the company is well prepared for all eventualities in Ukrainian market.
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Stakelogic receives Ukrainian licence

Stakelogic awarded Ukrainian B2B Gaming License

Stakelogic has been awarded a B2B gaming license for its games. The company's full suite of games has already gone through the rigorous scrutiny of the Malta Gaming Authority, ONJN in Romania and the UK Gambling Commission. StakeLogic's games include Black Gold 2 Megaways, Giant’s Fortune Megaway, Super Stakes and Live Casino. Stokelogics CEO is looking forward to working with the Ukrainian regulator and its licensed operators.
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Stakelogic awarded Ukrainian B2B Gaming License

Billionaire Casino Re-opens in Ukraine to Herald a New Era

Billionaire casino reopened on May 14 in Ukraine. It is located in the basement of the Intercontinental Hotel. The casino is spread over an area of 506 square meters and comprises 16 gambling tables across five halls. All staff speak Russian, Ukrainian, Turkish and English.
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Billionaire Casino Re-opens in Ukraine to Herald a New Era

Cosmolot licence raises questions over Ukraine Gambling Law

The Commission for Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries (CRGL) has issued its first online gambling licence to Speisiks LLC. Speisik's licence was approved without knowledge of the final market requirements. CRGL rejected and left without consideration 15 licence applications without any clarity on the system and technical requirements, which could trigger legal challenges. The government is yet to adopt ‘technical accreditation’ requirements with regards to technologies, operating systems, software and compliance controls. The necessary legislation has stalled “midway to the Rada”s floor.
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Cosmolot licence raises questions over Ukraine Gambling Law

EveryMatrix to integrate Evoplay product offering

Evoplay Entertainment has inked a distribution agreement with EveryMatrix. The Ukrainian game development studio's portfolio of more than 100 slots, table and instant games will launch in early February.
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EveryMatrix to integrate Evoplay product offering

Overview of gambling software regulation in Ukraine

Parliament of Ukraine adopted the Law "On State Regulation of Activities on Organizing and Conducting Gambling" on 14 July 2020. The Law introduces state regulation of gambling in Ukraine. It sets up licenses for the following types of activities: organization and operation of casinos, sports betting, slot machines rooms, lotteries, and online poker games. There is also a separate license for providing gambling software.
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Overview of gambling software regulation in Ukraine

Evoplay Launches Wild Bullets Slot

Evoplay Entertainment, a Ukraine-based game developer, announced the launch of its latest online video slot– Wild Bullets. The game is designed to provide an exciting option to users who are looking for more thrills during the holiday season.
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Evoplay Launches Wild Bullets Slot