SIGN UP LOG IN
 

Blocked in over 50 countries: GTA Casino expansion banned after 2 days

Published by

July 26, 2019 4:16 pm

Blocked in over 50 countries: GTA Casino expansion banned after 2 days

The free DLC, The Diamond Casino & Resort for GTA 5 Online, has been available for two days and is already banned in 53 countries. The reason for this is the gambling stakes in the virtual casino, which can now be visited in Los Santos.

In Blackjack, Roulette or the one-armed bandit, cash can be gambled away, but without being able to win cash yourself. An obvious gold mine for Rockstar, who has made over half a billion dollars in micro-transactions in GTA Online over the past three years.
Users can invest up to 75 euros in a so-called Shark Card, which in turn is worth eight million GTA dollars – the in-game currency that can be squandered in the casino. In Germany and Austria, players may only invest GTA dollars for the time being that they have earned in the game before and have not bought extra.

GTA Online: Casino update banned in more than 50 countries

In many other countries, this restriction does not exist. And so access to the entire content update is blocked in countries such as Argentina, China, Greece, Iran, Iceland, Luxembourg, North and South Korea, Poland, Portugal and the Czech Republic. There you have to do without the new story missions, vehicles, activities and collectables.

More News

Fifteen minutes of Ibra was enough Milan won the derby against Inter and is already the leader in Series A.

Fifteen minutes of Ibra was enough Milan won the derby against Inter and is already the leader in Series A.

There are 39 years, and we must dose our efforts. Only 15 minutes was enough for Zlatan Ibrahimovic to solve…

Swiss eSports Weekly: The highest prize money in eSports history!

Swiss eSports Weekly: The highest prize money in eSports history!

Although eSports is still relatively young, prize money is distributed that is otherwise difficult to find. This weekend there was…

Paris Saint-Germain with surprising defeat against Reims

Paris Saint-Germain with surprising defeat against Reims

French champions Paris St.-Germain, plagued by injuries, have suffered a surprising defeat in Ligue 1. Coach Thomas Tuchel's team lost…

Australia Poker Open - Farid Jattin with monster chiplead at Event #4

Australia Poker Open - Farid Jattin with monster chiplead at Event #4

After already the A$10,000 PLO Event #2 of the Australia Poker Open in The Star Gold Coast Casino was well…

Sport News: Marcelo:

Sport News: Marcelo: "I couldn't breathe"

Marcelo is known at Real Madrid for his casual and relaxed manner. Almost every time you see the Brazilian on…

Beko is the sponsor of the League of Legends European Championship

Beko is the sponsor of the League of Legends European Championship

Beko, the leading household appliance brand in Europe, announced its intention to become an Official Supplier of the European League…

Switzerland's first online casino gets off to a bumpy start

Switzerland's first online casino gets off to a bumpy start

Switzerland's first online casino has been on the market since last Friday. But only a few days later there are…

Formula 1: Hamilton wins with a flat tyre, and lousy luck hits Sainz

Formula 1: Hamilton wins with a flat tyre, and lousy luck hits Sainz

In a chaotic finish full of punctures, Hamilton crossed the finish line with a blown-out wheel. He was able to…

LoL: Big rumours about Fnatic-Star Broxah

LoL: Big rumours about Fnatic-Star Broxah

The changing carousel in the League of Legends eSports scene is picking up speed. In addition to many rumours, there…

Fortnite Update 9.01 brings new Meta

Fortnite Update 9.01 brings new Meta

The latest Fortnite update has the potential to turn the game upside down with a new weapon and some changes.…

Titans remain undefeated thanks to Derrick Henry during overtime.

Titans remain undefeated thanks to Derrick Henry during overtime.

Derrick Henry took a straight centre and ran a 5-yard landing at 3:30 over time. At the same time, the…

Pokerstars wants to introduce insurance for All-Ins

Pokerstars wants to introduce insurance for All-Ins

According to a report by F5poker based on research by Poker Industry PRO, Pokerstars is planning some interesting new features…

Online Casino News from Scandinavia
Online Casino News from Scandinavia

Norway wants to exclude foreign competition in online gambling and is reaping a drop in player numbers with tough measures.…

GTA Online's gambling DLC sets new player record
GTA Online's gambling DLC sets new player record

The release of a digital casino in GTA Online brought the highest player level since the release of the multiplayer…

IEM in spring again with CS:GO in Katowice
IEM in spring again with CS:GO in Katowice

The Intel Extreme Masters returns to Katowice at the end of February. As the organizing ESL announced, the "Counter-Strike: Global…

US Open: Men's competition finalists decided
US Open: Men's competition finalists decided

At the US Open-2020 men's singles semi-last matches were held, because of which the German Alexander Zverev and Austrian Dominik…

Black Lion: 'Remix' Return and MadGearFFM Event
Black Lion: 'Remix' Return and MadGearFFM Event

In the past week, our partner Black Lion has done a lot more than the everyday life of the eSport…

FC Sion signed two new FIFA players
FC Sion signed two new FIFA players

FC Sion continues to expand its eSports team and hires two new players. The aim is to attract attention to…

GTA 5 - Master Penthouse and more: What awaits you at the new Casino
GTA 5 - Master Penthouse and more: What awaits you at the new Casino

The upcoming casino update to GTA Online is packed with new content that players could be looking forward to and…

Juves 8-year plan behind the Ronaldo transfer
Juves 8-year plan behind the Ronaldo transfer

Last summer, Italy's serial champion Juventus Turin caused a sensation on the transfer market. Cristiano Ronaldo (34) switched to Serie…

State Treaty on Gambling: Are online casinos now legal?
State Treaty on Gambling: Are online casinos now legal?

The confusion about the legal situation of online casinos in Germany is great. Is gambling legal and if not, then…

Kruse goes away empty-handed at WSOP
Kruse goes away empty-handed at WSOP

Football star Max Kruse spends his holidays at the Poker World Cup in Las Vegas. In his first tournament, he…

Mybetting Deals Tools

Surebet by BetBurger

Surebet by BetBurger

BetBurger is a service focusing on arbitrage bets, also known as sure bets. It turns sports betting into an investment.

Matched Betting by OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey

OddsMonkey offers matched betting services with features to enhance your profits with the best betting offers.

Live Sport Results and Statistics

Live Scores

Always keep ahead of the sports betting game with our real time results and statistics!

2000+ Free Slots

Play the best online slots and your favourites from the biggest developers for free right here!