The Rose Gaming Resort in Virginia Starts Construction, as Landfill Closes

Published: January 29, 2022, 11:57 pm. Last updated on: January 29, 2022, 11:57 pm. The Rose Gaming Resort, a nearly $400 million project in Prince William County, Virginia, southwest of the nation’s capital, is officially under construction. The Potomac landfill in Prince William County, Virginia was photographed in 2021. The landfill is where a $389 … Read more

Konami: “Now, more than ever, analytics software is in high demand by operators”

In an exclusive interview with Yogonet, Eduardo Ashing, Vice President of Konami, International Games Operations, reflects on the company’s performance during 2021, and plans to secure a greater presence in its active markets, including Latin America. Aching also discusses Konami’s SYNKROS casino management system and how data has become an essential part of successfully running … Read more

Preparing for the Post-Covid Resistance

How bad is the Covid-19 Corona Virus So there are two issues to consider here: 1) virus/health/quanantine (natural disaster)2) lockdown/economy/social unrest (man-caused issue) For (1) the question is how bad is it and are the human actions overreacting. If you look at this graph, if countries don’t take extreme measures, it grows radically fast. With … Read more

Examples of Gamified Crowdsourcing

Crowdsourcing is a method of effective community participation that harnesses the collective wisdom, contributions, and capabilities of large numbers of people (i.e. “crowd” in crowdsourcing). Crowdsourcing has been used to order, improve, and address complex real-world and virtual challenges. Some of these applications are in the areas of: innovation and creativity Building accurate and broad … Read more

NOVOMATIC, Zitro and TCS also confirm withdrawal from ICE London 2022

NOVOMATIC, Zitro, and TCS John Huxley announced their decision to cancel their participation as exhibitors at this year’s ICE London, set to be held April 12-14 at ExCeL London. They have joined Mercur Gaming, the first company to confirm its withdrawal earlier this week. In a press release Thursday, the Austrian gaming provider said it … Read more

OP Mini Challenge – Habit Building

We host a Slack community where the premium members of Octalysis Prime come together to support and learn from each other. The best way to learn is to put your knowledge into practice. That’s why we created the Little Monday Challenge: one topic, three questions and many excellent answers from Premium Primers! the question People … Read more

Points, Badges, Leaderboards – Part 2 of 3

Last week we discussed how behavioral design goes much further than the widely used Points, Badges and Leaderboards. It is, instead, about the right implementation of the right Game Technique at the right time and place, that makes for a successful design, and an engaging experience. However, points, badges, and leaderboards can be a powerful … Read more