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The Luck of the Irish

Gamers have long enjoyed a love affair with the Irish, which can be clearly seen in the continued popularity of Irish-themed games. But what is it that draws so many players in?

 

Perhaps it’s simply the premise that the Irish are inherently lucky.

 

Despite the origins of this phrase not being known, and a suspicion that it was originally said in jest to describe the country’s tragic history,…

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

The History of Bingo

BOGOF Bingo is relatively new to the game of Bingo - the game and its origins go back further than you may realize. 

The great-grandfather of bingo was the Lo Giuoco del Lotto d’Italia (or loosely translated to the National Lottery of Italy), created in 1530 and still going strong today.

This ancestor of the bingo we know and love developed with a card of three horizontal and nine vertical rows …

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

90 Ball Bingo: The BOGOF Guide

The UK’s most popular form of bingo, 90 Ball Bingo continues to be a big hit with BOGOF players old and new.

 

Drawn to its fast and furious nature, players love to try their luck in a fun and friendly setting.

 

Part of our triple-threat Bingo offering, which also includes 75 Ball Bingo and Free Bingo, 90 Ball Bingo is perfect for anyone wanting a simple, sociable game, with the chance to win…

Thursday, May 19, 2016

75 Ball Bingo: The BOGOF Guide

Originally a favourite in the Bingo Halls of the USA and Canada, 75 Ball Bingo has become increasingly popular here in the UK and we're proud to offer you this friendly, fast-paced and fun game. Once you’ve played this brilliant bingo format a few times, it’s nice and easy – but we’ve created a handy little guide to help new players get the hang of it.

 

First off, let us tell you about the wond…

Tuesday, May 10, 2016