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Germany – WestSpiel to part company with Henning Thomas

WestSpiel has announced that Henning Thomas will be leaving his position on the board of directors only six months after having taken up the position. The operator explained the reason as ‘strategic differences in the further planning and performance of WestSpiel.’ Mr. Thomas will be leaving the company on March 31. Both parties have agreed…

Germany – Confusion in Cologne over stalled Westspiel project

Politicians in Cologne are asking German operator Westspiel what its plans are for its as-of-yet undeveloped casino licence in the city. The operator is believed to be looking for a new location for the planned casino following unforeseen problems with the subsoil. Westspiel is believed to have uncovered a subway shaft and an old Prussian…

Germany –Duisburg casino the most attended in Germany

The Westspiel Group’s casino in Duisburg will celebrate 10 years of operation on February 23, having cemented its position as Germany’s most popular casino in terms of attendance. The venue, located in Duisburg’s CityPalais in North Rhine-Westphalia in western Germany, attracted over 400,000 guests in 2016, the first time it has done so in five…

Germany – WestSpiel to install APEX’s Pinnacle SL

German operator WestSpiel has selected the Pinnacle SL gaming machine from APEX gaming for its flagship casino in Duisburg. A total of eight Pinnacle SL slant-top premium slot machines from APEX gaming can currently be found on the casino floor in Duisburg. Spielbank Duisburg is the largest casino of the WestSpiel group with 350 slot…

Germany – Westspiel first to launch Aristocrat’s Lightning Link

Lightning Link, Aristocrat’s first player-selectable, multi denomination, progressive link, is now set to take its next region by storm, with the first installation in EMEA already showing growing popularity amongst players. German casino operator, WestSpiel, became the first European operator to go live with Lightning Link and was amongst the first group of visitors to…

Germany – DRGT brings Konami to WestSpiel’s new Casino Aachen

Casino Aachen, the relocated Wespiel ‘Neues Kurhaus’ in Aachen, close to Germany’s border to Belgium and Holland, has installed a collection of slots from Konami Gaming. Located within the Tivoli, Alemania Aachen’s impressive football stadium, the casino has installed slots from Konami’s Advantage 5 and SeleXion range. DRGT, the European distributor for Konami Gaming, across…

Germany – WestSpiel Warhols spark controversy

Germany-based casino group,WestSpiel, which operates six casinos in Germany and has announced plans to open a seventh in Cologne, has come under fire over the sale of two works of art. Two Andy Warhol artworks sold for a combined $152m this week in New York, both of which were formerly the property of the government-owned WestSpiel. The Christie’s auction saw…

Germany – Announcement nearing on location of Cologne’s first casino

The Westspiel-Gruppe is close to revealing the location for Cologne’s first casino, which is likely to open sometime in 2017. The group, a subsidiary of NRW Bank, is likely to name its chosen site after a shareholders’ meeting in late March with a location at a multi-storey car park at the Cäcilienstraße, directly opposite the…