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Mohegan Sun Breathes New Life into the Online Gaming Industry

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Introducing and Play4Fun Network

UNCASVILLE, CT (Jul. 22, 15) – Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, operator of Mohegan Sun in Connecticut, Mohegan Sun Pocono in Pennsylvania and managers of Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ, is bringing its ‘Full of Life’ way of gaming to the digital realm. is the newest, most sophisticated, real money online casino that will enable people located in New Jersey over the age of 21 to experience the exciting atmosphere the brand generates, from wherever their heart desires.

“The MTGA is thrilled to launch what we believe has raised the bar in online gaming and stays true to our commitment to luxury, leisure and best-in-class practices,” said  Bobby Soper, President of the MTGA. “Our goal is for to become the premier online destination for both serious gamers and those who simply want to relax and have fun. With the launch of and the Play4Fun Network, the MTGA proves to be a leading force within the online gaming space.”

Both platforms demonstrate MTGA’s all-encompassing dominance in the gaming industry by building a presence beyond its brick and mortar casinos. will offer a unique online platform with a sleek, inviting user interface. Key features of will include VIP rewards and incentives to newly-registered account members. Players will have a chance to obtain up to a $1,000 first deposit offer, a loyalty tier match, offline comp dollar earnings and a daily spin wheel for an opportunity to win cash, prizes and one-night stays at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut. is the latest example of our commitment to partnering with the world’s most trusted and respected brands to deliver the best gaming possible to our players,” said Morris Bailey, owner of Resorts Casino Hotel, a Mohegan Sun property. “We are excited to continue our venture into the iGaming world and introduce as one of our online casino websites, offering top-notch features the world has come to know from Mohegan Sun.”

In addition to, the brand partnered with Scientific Games to construct a customized social casino platform, entitled the Play4Fun Network, anchored by the same player-favorite games found on the casino floor. It provides free-play access to games already enjoyed on the casino floor. This new social network combined with the online gaming site will demonstrate world-class gaming that only Mohegan Sun can guarantee.

The Play4Fun Network presents online players with a compelling social casino atmosphere featuring game favorites such as, Bally, Shuffle Master, and Williams game development studios. Players can enjoy this network via the casino’s native iOS® and Android® applications.

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The Authority is an instrumentality of the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, or the Tribe, a federally-recognized Indian Tribe with an approximately 544-acre reservation situated in south eastern Connecticut. The Authority has been granted the exclusive authority to conduct and regulate gaming activities on the existing reservation of the Tribe, including the operation of Mohegan Sun, a gaming and entertainment complex located on a 185-acre site on the Tribe’s reservation. Through its subsidiary, Downs Racing, L.P., the Authority also owns and operates Mohegan Sun Pocono, a gaming and entertainment facility located on a 400-acre site in Plains Township, Pennsylvania. MTGA also manages Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City.  More information about the Authority and its properties can be obtained by visiting,, or

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Opens New Hotel and Convention Center

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Announces grand opening celebratory weekend headlined by Jay Leno

At a press conference today, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs and Mohegan Tribal leaders welcomed an excited crowd as they opened their new hotel and Convention Center. The construction project, coined Project Sunlight, broke ground last July and features a seven story hotel, spa and adjacent Convention Center.

“Today is a day of celebration – of the growth and strength of this organization – and of this community and region,” said Mike Bean, President of Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. “We have come a long way since opening seven years ago and I am excited to see where the future will take us as we embark on this journey and evolution in our history.”

At the press conference, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs executives also revealed plans for a grand opening celebratory weekend January 17 – 19, 2014 headlined with a private performance by stand-up comedian, actor and late-night personality Jay Leno. Additional entertainment confirmed for the weekend, to date, includes double-platinum-selling singer, songwriter and Country star Josh Turner, the Bacon Brothers and David Foster and the Mohegan Sun All-Stars. More details about the weekend will be announced in the coming weeks.

The 238-room hotel includes a combination of standard guest rooms and suites, all incorporating comfort and convenience with new technologies including iPad Mini compendiums, iHome docking systems, Smart TV’s and single cup coffee brewers. The hotel also features an indoor pool, fitness center, business center and on-site Spa Sapphire salon and spa.

The adjacent 20,000 square-foot Convention Center offers flexible meeting space to accommodate groups, meetings, banquets and functions ranging from 10 to 1,500. The space can also be converted into a live events center that can accommodate up to 1,500 guests for concerts, live comedy and more.

About Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs:
Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, owned by the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, is one of the most distinctive and Pennsylvania. Situated on 400 acres in Plains, Pennsylvania, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is currently home to 82,000 square feet of gaming space including more than 82 live table games, 2,300 slot machines and electronic table games, a variety of dining and shopping options, nightlife, entertainment and live harness racing. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is within easy access of New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. More information is available by calling (1.888.946.4672) or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, download our app and view us on YouTube.