Viktor
Viktor Vangelov

Viktor Vangelov has an MA in Analytic Philosophy. He has worked in education, he has worked with media, both traditional and online. He has written for a number of publications in different areas, with gambling being his focus in the past several years. He has reviewed numerous casinos, bingo sites, online bookmakers, bingo sites, poker sites, as well as plenty of online games. He has been closely following industry news, including but not limited to legislative changes, financial reports and statistical data. Viktor is an avid football fan and he passionately supports Liverpool FC, with a firm belief that ‘this is our year’. Contact Viktor @ viktor@slotswise.com

LATEST STORIES FROM VIKTOR

Pressure on Government to act on loot boxes

Pressure on Government to act on loot boxes

Loot boxes are a huge market, and companies sell $30 billion of loot boxes annually. But the nature of loot boxes is very close to gambling and there's increased pressure on the Government to regulate and restrict the sell of loot boxes.

New Hot Topic – Loot Boxes And Their Effect

New Hot Topic – Loot Boxes And Their Effect

The UK Parliament, i.e. the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee discussed loot boxes and their status. It appears that lawmakers all agree that loot boxes are gambling and that the Government should take extra measures to ensure that children are protected.

Operators’ Representatives Drilled At Westminster

Operators’ Representatives Drilled At Westminster

Representatives of leading UK gambling and betting operators went to Westminster where they participated in an event organised by the All Party Parliamentary Group that deals with these issues. MPs were pushing for answers as operators were responsive and agreed with many of the points raised by participating MPs.

UKGC Will Not Make Gamstop Mandatory Just Yet

UKGC Will Not Make Gamstop Mandatory Just Yet

It appears that operators will not be required to sign up to Gamstop after the UKGC reported that the system isn't yet ready for universal implementation.

Universal Self-Exclusion Scheme To Be Approved By The UKGC

Universal Self-Exclusion Scheme To Be Approved By The UKGC

The UKGC is set to endorse Gamstop, a platform that will enable punters to exclude themselves from all betting and gambling sites registered to offer their services in the UK.

Gaming Revenue In Nevada And Spain On The Rise

Gaming Revenue In Nevada And Spain On The Rise

Online gambling has been on the rise in many parts of the world. In this particular instance we're going to have a look at the growth in Nevada and Spain.