Games News

This week’s platform integrations include Pragmatic Play, Leander Games, Greentube, Nolimit City, R. Franco Group, EGT Interactive, Tom Horn, Highlight Games, Oryx Gaming, Betsoft Gaming, Playson and 1x2 Network.

Pragmatic Play / BetConstruct

Pragmatic Play has launched its full live casino portfolio with iGaming platform provider BetConstruct.

BetConstruct customers will now have access to the supplier’s live casino suite of games which includes Live Blackjack and Live Roulette delivered from Pragmatic Play’s state-of-the-art studio.

“We are very pleased to have launched our cutting-edge Live Casino product with BetConstruct,” said Pragmatic Play chief business development officer Yossi Barzely. “BetConstruct have a very exciting product, and we look forward to continuing to grow with them as a partner.”

BetConstruct product manager Edgar Mkrtchyan said: “We are happy to see our partner Pragmatic Play expand their gaming catalog by launching a live casino. Undoubtedly, their true omni-channel offering will find a great success through BetConstruct’s Casino Suite and deliver an immersive gaming experience to all players.”

Pariplay / MrQ

Aspire Global's Pariplay has secured a deal to launch its content with Lindar Media's UK-facing online bingo brand MrQ.

The partnership will see MrQ.com gain access to Pariplay’s extensive library of online casino games through the Pariplay FUSION aggregation platform.

Through the integration, the operator will be able to offer customers titles from third-party suppliers such as Blueprint, NetEnt and Quickspin. The platform also leverages Pariplay’s own in-house developed slots, including Viking Glory, Dragons of the North and Gold’orado.

“We found Pariplay to be the best suited partner for our strategic growth and plans," said Lindar Media managing director Savvas Fellas. "We are very excited about the opportunities Pariplay FUSION will allow us to explore from both an acquisition and retention point of view.

"With the right suppliers and the right technology, we can grow MrQ’s portfolio of slot content in the least amount of time with the least amount of friction.”

Pariplay commercial and marketing director Richard Mintz said: “Partnering with a successful bingo platform like MrQ is another key development in Pariplay’s overall growth.

"As an industry-leading supplier, our Pariplay FUSION platform delivers enhanced and innovative content that offers our partners an edge in the broader iGaming market. We’re also proud to provide a seamless integration process that ensures players have access to unique and interactive gaming experiences.”

Leander Games / Ainsworth

Leander Games has expanded its platform with new content from Sydney-listed slots provider Ainsworth Game Technology.

The agreement will see Ainsworth’s full portfolio of titles, including Electric Cash, Big Chief Mystery and themed games such as Magnificent Seven Reloaded and King Kong, integrated onto Leander’s LeGa Remote Gaming Server (RGS) and made available to operator partners including Betsson, The Stars Group and Videoslots.

“We are really pleased to be working with Ainsworth, one of the most famous names in slots and a company with such a huge heritage of great games,” said Leander chief executive Steven Matsell. “We can’t wait to offer these to our customers. We are sure they will prove to be as popular on our platform as they are in other gaming environments.”

Ainsworth general manager of interactive and online Jason Lim commented: “We are excited to add Leander as a strategic partner in expanding Ainsworth’s content and distribution network and look forward to launching our high performance and innovative slot titles.”

Greentube / Jackpots.ch

Novomatic’s interactive division Greentube has extended its reach in the newly regulated Swiss market by launching its games with Grand Casino Baden’s Jackpots.ch.

The partnership provides the operator with access to a selection of popular land-based titles, including Golden Games’ iconic Super Cherry Slots. Selected slots from Greentube’s portfolio are also now available via Grand Casino Baden’s Gamanza-powered Jackpots.ch site.

The integration marks Greentube’s second partnership in the country after going live with Grand Casino Luzern’s mycasino.ch earlier this month, with more set to follow.

“Partnering with Grand Casino Baden is an important step for Greentube, as we expand into Switzerland’s online market,” said Greentube head of sales Daniel Lechner. “Novomatic being the clear leader with land-based casino slots has allowed Greentube to rapidly secure major partnerships with leading operators.”

Grand Casino Baden chief financial officer Marcel Tobler said: “Providing our customers with famous Swiss games such as Super Cherry Slots will serve as a great advantage as we grow our jackpots.ch online brand.

“Greentube’s portfolio of iconic titles perfectly fits our player profile and we look forward to offering our customers some of the most popular slot games in the market.”

1x2 Network / Playtech

1X2 Network has signed a distribution deal with Playtech which will see content from its 1x2gaming and Iron Dog Studios integrated onto the Playtech Open Platform (POP).

Titles such as Iron Dog Studio’s Rainbow Wilds and Blood Queen, as well as 1X2gaming’s Faerie Nights and Sinister Circus, will be offered alongside 600 of the most popular games from Playtech’s in-house studio and third-party partners.

“Playtech is a titan of the industry and we are thrilled to have integrated content from our 1X2gaming and Iron Dog Studio brands into its powerful Open Platform,” said 1X2 Network chief commercial officer Kevin Reid.

“The partnership will make our games available to more players in more markets than ever before, while further establishing our position as a leading game developer in core jurisdictions such as the UK, Italy and Malta. It is also a testament to the quality and popularity of our content.”

Playtech casino director James Frendo commented: “We take a quality over quantity approach to the games we offer via the Playtech Open Platform to ensure that the third-party developers we integrate deliver the same quality player experience as our own titles.

“1X2 Network certainly meets that brief and we are thrilled to be able to offer our operator partners games from its 1X2gaming and Iron Dog Studio brands. They are a great addition to the POP portfolio and I am in no doubt they will be a big hit with our partners and their players.”

Spin Games / Highlight Games

Spin Games has partnered with Highlight Games to launch its new NBA Last 60 virtual sports game in New Jersey with operator Golden Nugget.

Developed by Highlight Games in partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), NBA Last 60 is a variation of its NBA Last 90 title.

The game features a vast archive of NBA highlights and footage from recent NBA seasons, and allows players to bet on various outcomes during the last 60 seconds of a simulated matchup between two NBA teams. Betting on which team will win, who will score on the first possession and the total number of points scored by both teams are just some of the ways to win.

Subject to regulatory approval, the new game will launch on Golden Nugget’s online casino platform in early 2020.

“We are excited that the Golden Nugget has chosen to offer NBA Last 60 to their online players, as its innovative use of historical real NBA game footage delivers an exciting and compelling online sports betting product,” said Spin Games chief executive officer and founder Kent Young. “We look forward to working with the Golden Nugget team to make the game available in early 2020."

Highlight Games chief executive officer Tim Green said: “I’m delighted to announce this agreement with our partners at Spin Games and Golden Nugget which further bolsters Highlight Games’ ambitious strategy to deliver its unique video highlights products to the North American market.

“NBA Last 60 will offer Golden Nugget customers a compelling iGaming experience which combines the excitement of the greatest NBA action with authentic commentary and the thrill of virtual sports betting. We look forward to launching this, and additional products in our portfolio, with our US partners in the near future.”

Highlight Games / Goldbet

In related news, Highlight Games has also entered into a multi-year contract to provide its games to Italian gaming operator GoldBet.

Highlight’s flagship Soccerbet game, in both Italian and English, will be available to GoldBet customers in league and single match formats in retail locations, and via mobile and online channels.

In addition, the recently announced NBA Last 90 scheduled game for retail will also soon be available to players.

“I’m delighted to announce this agreement with GoldBet which further broadens and strengthens Highlight Games’ presence in the Italian virtual sports market,” said Highlight Games CEO Tim Green. “Soccerbet has already proven incredibly popular with existing customers and this is reflected in the product’s availability via an increased number of channels and locations in Italy since its launch earlier this year.

“Highlight Games’ exclusive products are changing the face of the graphical virtual sports market and we look forward to launching additional games from our growing portfolio, including the recently announced NBA Last 90, with our partners in Italy.”

Goldbet managing director Carlo Di Maio commented: “GoldBet is thrilled to be introducing Soccerbet to its customers in partnership with Highlight Games. Soccerbet’s product innovation and entertainment value has truly captured the imagination of Italian players, and we look forward to delivering it, along with the brilliant new NBA games, to our customers.

“GoldBet is always committed to providing its customers with the most entertaining, reliable and safe contents available in the market, and Highlight Games’ products certainly fulfil that brief.”

Nolimit City / Parimatch

Nolimit City has signed a deal to launch its content with operator Parimatch.

The operator will roll out the supplier’s full portfolio of games, including Tombstone, Pixies vs Pirates, and Hot Nudge.

“I am happy to start our partnership with Nolimit City,” said Parimatch head of gambling products Eugene Saveliev. “The content provider will fit perfectly into the current roster of games and will add new gaming experience for our customers.”

Nolimit City head of sales Malcolm Mizzi added: “With all the attention that Parimatch have gained through the course of the year, we couldn’t be more excited for the release. We believe that great things are heading our way and our partnership will solidify and grow over time.”

R. Franco / Wanabet

R. Franco Group has launched two new games with its B2C iGaming brand Wanabet.

Developed by R. Franco Digital, American Roulette adds the excitement and hypnotic glamour of roulette as if players were tableside in Las Vegas.

Created with American-style roulette in mind, the games 3D graphics combine immersive sound effects with stunning animations triggered during each play.

Alongside the new roulette game, Wanabet has also gone with the supplier’s Koleos Garden game, a 4x3 reel slot set in a calming botanical garden thriving with natural wonder.

Launched exclusively on Wanabet’s platform this week, American Roulette and Koleos Garden will be soon be available across all R. Franco Digital’s operator partners.

EGT Interactive / Betclic Group

EGT Interactive has entered the Swedish market by extending its partnership with operator Betclic Group.

The supplier’s most popular titles such as 40 Super Hot, Amazons’ Battle, Shining Crown and The Story of Alexander, will now be available in Sweden under the Expekt brand, having previously been available in the Portuguese and Maltese regulated markets with the operator.

“We are delighted to sign this agreement with such a trusted and serious partner as Betclic Group,” said EGT Interactive CEO Todor Zahariev. “For first time our content is available for the Swedish players under Expekt brand and we are looking forward to a new jurisdiction under this partnership.

“Nevertheless, we continue our solid growth in the well- known Portuguese and Maltese regulated markets with Betclic Group following our goal for extensive distribution.”

Betclic casino games specialist François Dogon said: “We are thrilled to broaden the offering of Betclic brands with such a reputable provider with a long tradition in the land based and superior online game offering.

“We are confident that their high-quality casino content will add further value to our players experience. Expekt team is particularly proud to provide such a nice new slots titles to their Swedish market."

Tom Horn / Betclic Group

In related news, Tom Horn has strengthened its presence in Portugal following an integration with Betclic Group.

Tom Horn titles including Panda’s Run, Book of Spells and 243 Crystal Fruits are now available in the regulated Portuguese market via the Betclic brand.

“We’re excited to see our video slots live in Portugal with Betclic Group,” said Tom Horn CEO Ondrej Lapides. “Betclic’s decision to include our games in their offering is a fitting testament to quality and high standards featured in our gaming products. We’re positive our titles will enrich Betclic’s slot library and their players will appreciate them greatly."

Betclic’s Dogon added: “Tom Horn Gaming has been demonstrating the quality of its games for a while now and it was a very obvious choice for us to add their portfolio to our casino offering. I’m certain that our players will be equally impressed by the quality, innovation and amazing features Tom Horn content is renowned for.”

Oryx Gaming / Delasport

Oryx Gaming has gone live with its full portfolio of in-house and third-party casino content with platform provider Delasport.

The partnership gives Delasport access to a library of over 8,000 games via Oryx Hub, as the company moves to strengthen its presence in the online casino market.

Popular slots from Oryx Gaming’s proprietary catalogue are now available to Delasport’s customers as part of the deal, including the recent Battle Dwarf, in addition to content from partnered studios such as Gamomat, Kalamba, Golden Hero and Givme Games.

“We look forward to being part of Delasport’s continued growth and are confident our games will be a hit with its extensive network of partners, which includes major brands such as 18Bet, 1Bet, Sportempire and Babibet,” said Oryx Gaming managing director Matevz Mazij. “Our portfolio of innovative and entertaining content offers Delasport a premium selection of slots to continue developing its iGaming services in regulated markets throughout Europe.”

Delasport head of casino Sami Kern said: “We are excited to have launched with Oryx Hub, which not only offers an impressive content library but also vast expertise in integration. Its wide choice of quality content will be a valuable addition to our online casino product as we look to broaden the reach of our brands in new and existing regulated markets.”

Betsoft Gaming / WeAreCasino

Betsoft Gaming has announced a new distribution agreement with platform provider WeAreCasino.

WeAreCasino will have access to Betsoft’s full portfolio of titles, including latest releases Gemmed!, Wolf Moon Rising and hit video slot Gold Canyon.

“We are thrilled to have signed this agreement with WeAreCasino,” said Betsoft Gaming sales executive Francesca Raniolo. “We have a reputation for developing innovative content and are therefore delighted to partner with an innovative casino like this.

“They have proven to be very successful in the markets they’re operating in. We look forward to a successful partnership.”

WeAreCasino head of sales Marko Jelen added: “Betsoft’s portfolio of video slots have a considerable reputation and we are eager to see how their games will perform for us.

“Betsoft’s innovative content closely aligns with our message so we expect our players to engage well with these games. We are very excited for this partnership to be a success.”

Playson / SuprNation

Playson has launched its suite of games with operator SuprNation.

The deal gives SuprNation access to Playson’s portfolio of slots, including its Timeless Fruit Slots series, and latest games such as Solar Queen, Vikings Fortune: Hold and Win and Clover Riches.

“We’ve been hugely impressed by the work SuprNation have done over the years, and we’re delighted to have partnered with such a well-regarded operator,” said Playson business development manager Lars Kollind. “Playson is always looking to enter new markets and this deal helps us to expand further across northern Europe.”

SuprNation casino manager Rasmus Hammar said: “Playson have a fantastic reputation in the industry for producing high quality content.We’re thrilled to offer our customers access to some of the most innovative games on the market and look forward to a successful future partnership.”

 

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