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The new management of Media Corporation plc, owners of Purple Lounge, have finally said something about the collapse of the poker room.
Purple Lounge Demise: New Directors Break Silence, Players Consider Legal Options

The new management of Media Corporation plc, owners of Purple Lounge, have finally said something about the collapse of…


MediaCorp PLC has finally appointed a liquidator for defunct subsidiary Purple Lounge. The announcement was made in the London Gazette and includes details of…
Liquidator Appointed for Purple Lounge

MediaCorp PLC has finally appointed a liquidator for defunct subsidiary Purple Lounge. The announcement was made in the…


The Nevada Gaming Control Board has recommended that International Game Technology (IGT) receive an interactive gaming license. The Board looked favorably upon…
Failure of Purple Lounge Not Cause for Concern in IGT Nevada License Recommendation

Even though newly-acquired Entraction serviced US customers pre-UIGEA, and its skin Purple Lounge is failing to repay players, IGT takes the next step towards being licensed in Nevada.


Media Corp PLC announced today that its Purple Lounge division is entering liquidation. All staff have been laid off and the loss of player funds is “expec…
Loss of Player Funds “Expected” as Purple Lounge Liquidated

All staff laid off, business liquidated and player losses are expected as Media Corp admits to “historical operational financial failings” at Purple Lounge.


The Lotteries and Gaming Authority of Malta (LGA) has stated that they cannot assist players who have money stuck on Purple Lounge because its license was…
Maltese Regulator Washes Purple Stain from its Hands

LGA says it will not help players with money stuck on Purple Lounge—because the license was terminated at the same time the site first went offline.


When a highly recognizable online gaming brand—owned by a publicly listed, UK-regulated, London-officed media corporation—goes offline, tells their…
Four Weeks Since Purple Lounge Closed: The Community Demands Answers

The failure of Purple Lounge will do yet more damage to the perception of online gaming in the eyes of the public. Shareholders, the media and regulators both offshore and in the London Stock Exchange must demand that Media Corp satisfactorily and promptly resolves the issue.


Purple Lounge, the UK-based online gaming company owned by publicly-traded Media Corp, has been taken offline, without warning and with no communication with…
Purple Lounge Closes, No Word on Player Deposits

The casino and poker room are abruptly taken offline without warning, and customers have yet to be told how they can withdraw balances.


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