Games News

This week has seen a host of platform integrations involving Booming Games, Lightning Box, 1X2 Network, Swintt, Plank Gaming, WorldMatch, Revolver Gaming, Leander Games, Pragmatic Play, Green Jade Games and Big Wave Gaming.

Booming Games / Playtech

Booming Games has integrated its full portfolio of games with Playtech’s Open Platform (POP), giving POP clients access to more than 60 new titles including Booming Seven Deluxe, VIP Filthy Riches, Gold Vein, and the latest releases Witches Wild Brew and Snail Race.

“We are delighted to team up with a powerful partner like Playtech,” said Booming Games chief commercial officer Frederik Niehusen. “Our games are now easily available to various leading operators and their players in multiple jurisdictions.

“Playtech is the next valuable addition to the Booming Games client network and will further strengthen our position in regulated markets.”

Playtech casino director James Frendo commented: “We are thrilled to be able to offer our operator partners games from Booming Games. They are a great addition to the POP portfolio, and I have no doubt there will be strong demand from our partners and their players.”

Lightning Box / Loto Quebec

Lightning Box has entered the Canadian iGaming market through a new distribution deal with provincial lottery operator Loto-Quebec.

The supplier’s Lightning Horseman slot is already live on Loto-Quebec’s online platform through an integration with SG Digital, with additional titles to be added in the coming months.

“We’re very excited to have launched Lightning Horseman in Canada, our first game in the country,” said Lightning Box co-founder and CEO Peter Causley. “Though this is our first title there, we have lots of experience in the North American market and this game adds to the impact we have made in real money gaming, social and land-based casinos.

Lotto-Quebec product manager Marie-Eve Laberge commented: “We’re delighted to be the first operator in Canada to go live with Lightning Box’s games. Their games have always been well-received across the border and given how well Lightning Horseman has performed already, we’re looking forward to rolling out further titles in the near future.”

1X2 Network / Luckia

1X2 Network has signed a content distribution deal with Spanish iGaming operator Luckia.

The agreement sees games from 1X2 Network’s Iron Dog Studio and 1X2gaming subsidiaries made available to Luckia players in the Spanish market for the first time, including its popular Rainbow Wilds and the recently released Pirate Kingdom Megaways.

The deal will also see Luckia launch virtual sports games from 1X2 Network’s strategic partner Leap Gaming.

“The online casino market in Spain continues to grow and at an impressive rate; to keep driving this we need to be offering our players the best possible games,” said Luckia head of online Jaume Moragues. “1X2 Network has made a name for itself in other regulated markets and we wanted to be able to offer our players the same blockbuster titles available in other countries.

“We are also thrilled to be able to offer our players instant racing titles from Leap Gaming which was made possible by 1X2 Network.”

1X2 Network chief commercial officer Kevin Reid said: “We have long believed that Spain will become a significant online casino market and are delighted to have launched with our first partner.

“Luckia is one of the largest and most popular online gambling brands in the country and proves that operators in markets all over the world are keen to integrate our content from the different brands built on our platform including Iron Dog Studio, 1X2gaming and Leap Gaming.”

Swintt / EveryMatrix

EveryMatrix has agreed a deal to add Swinttt's portfolio of games to its CasinoEngine game aggregation platform.

“We are pleased to partner up with entrepreneurial and promising suppliers such as Swintt,” said CasinoEngine chief operations officer Amund Stensland. “They are a prolific studio with many attractive titles and high-quality content, and we are committed to growing our business relationship in the following years by delivering their titles to our vast operator network.”

Swintt chief executive David Flynn said: “This is a very exciting partnership for Swintt that will enable our continued growth. Being part of the CasinoEngine platform will enable us to widen our reach and help deliver our product suite to a greater number of partners. We look forward to working closely with our friends at EveryMatrix in what will be a flourishing partnership.”

Plank Gaming / Games Inc

Games Inc has expanded its Reach iGaming platform with new games from Malta-based supplier Plank Gaming.

The integration includes titles such as Puffer Goes Wild and Neptune Rising.

“There’s great synergy between Games Inc and Plank Gaming: both are companies that are passionate about building games and with ambitious plans for the next few years, both commercially and creatively,” said Games Inc commercial director Jason O’Shea. “Via the Reach platform we have both the expertise and the reach to offer start-ups a fantastic opportunity to thrive and we look forward to assisting with Plank Gaming’s vision for the future.”

Plank Gaming CEO Liam Mulvaney added: “The partnership will help Plank Gaming realise our growth targets as we look to increase our footprint in the gaming space. As well as building our portfolio, part of our focus for 2020 is to offer more bespoke games to individual online casino operators, allowing them to choose the theme, design, math and mechanics and build slots they know their players will love.”

Revolver Gaming / The Games Company

Skyrocket Entertainment’s recently acquired games studio The Games Company (TGC) has agreed a mutual integration deal with Revolver Gaming.

Benefiting from enhanced distribution of both gaming portfolios,

This will see TGC games such as Hippie Chicks, Cash Cowboy and Super 7 Wilds made available to Revolver’s network of operators, while Revolver’s portfolio of games, including Multiplier Man, Neon Blaze and Squish, will be made available to TGC's network.

“We are excited to be a part of Revolver Gaming,” said Skyrocket chief operations officer Richard Clarke. “Not only do they have a solid reputation for quality and innovation, but the partnership will significantly help broaden our reach in delivering exciting and standout content for new players to enjoy. We look forward to a building a long and successful relationship together.”

Revolver Gaming CEO Ryan Lazarus commented: “We look forward to bringing Skyrocket onboard our new aggregator platform and believe their advantage in branded content will provide a boost for our existing portfolio offering to operator partners. This relationship being reciprocal, we are delighted that Skyrocket will be integrating our content for distribution to their network. This is truly a win-win partnership.”

Leander Games / Glitnor

Leander Games has signed a deal to launch its content with Glitnor, operator of the and brands.

Leander’s proprietary and third-party content will be made available to Giltnor players via Leander’s LeGa platform, including recent release Gem Zone, which features Leander’s new Dynamic Ways mechanic.

“We are always happy to be adding new names to our network and it is great that our content will now get even wider distribution with Glitnor,” said Leander Games chief executive Steven Matsell. “Each new name added to our customer list provides further proof that our distribution model is attractive to games operators that want to offer the best of what is available on the market.”

Glitnor’s Martin Sidenvall added: “We are really happy to be adding such superb content for our customers. They are sure to like the new suite of games that will now be on offer.”

Pragmatic Play / SoftSwiss

Pragmatic Play has launched its live casino solution with iGaming platform provider SoftSwiss.

SoftSwiss added Pragmatic Play’s suite of slots to its platform earlier this year and is now expanding to including live dealer games including Live Blackjack, Live Roulette and Live Speed Roulette.

“We’re thrilled to have further developed our relationship with SoftSwiss and look forward to working closely with them in the future,” said Pragmatic Play vice president Lena Yasir. “Having initially provided the company with our slot portfolio we’re delighted to have added our live casino products to its offering.”

SoftSwiss chief commercial officer Max Trafimovich said: “We are continuously looking to provide innovative and exciting content and I’m sure Pragmatic Play’s live casino products will be very popular with our customers.

“We know players are going to enjoy the new games and we look forward to boosting our already fruitful partnership with the Pragmatic Play team.”

Green Jade Games / Videoslots

Green Jade Games has agreed a deal to integrate three of its titles with operator Videoslots.

The integration includes upcoming releases Coin Flip Deluxe and Spin Bet Station, alongside festive title The Christmas Slot.

“We’re delighted to showcase our three new titles with a major operator like VideoSlots,” said Green Jade Games managing director Benedict McDonagh. “Our games incorporate the best of centuries-old gambling games, the thrill of the greatest stories ever told and support the ability for the player to control the action and play it their way.

“We are a software development company focused on building industry influencing content, on the way to re-shaping the iGaming industry.”

Videoslots head of casino William Ahlberg commented: “We strive to offer our players the greatest variety of games available and Green Jade’s innovative approach to creating slots that are fun, familiar in ways and fully immersive, will give our players a truly exciting level of engagement.”

WorldMatch / Digitain

Digitain has signed a deal to integrate WorldMatch’s full suite of games onto its platform.

The agreement will gives] Digitain’s operator partners access to WorldMatch’s portfolio of 200 games, comprising 160 slots and 30 table games, alongside a range of video poker titles.

“We look forward to starting work with WorldMatch in what we are confident will be a long and productive partnership,” said Digitain business development manager Araksi Sargsyan. “This agreement demonstrates that our highly modular solution continues to go from strength-to-strength across a wide range of key verticals.”

WorldMatch chief executive Andrea Boratto said: “We are delighted to have signed a deal with a market-leading partner like Digitain. Our diverse portfolio provides consistently immersive entertainment experiences, with an impressive variety of game features, winning frequencies and multi-platform jackpots on offer.

“We are thrilled to see our games delivered via one of the most sophisticated gaming platforms around - and can’t wait to see how our games perform across territories which, in many cases, represent new markets for us.”

Big Wave Gaming / FunFair Technologies

Isle of Man-licensed blockchain gaming platform FunFair Technologies has launched a new dice game, Cho Han, on its CasinoFair and CryptoCasino sites.

Developed in partnership with Big Wave Gaming, Cho Han has been a favoured pastime in Japanese culture for centuries.

In the game, players place bets on whether the sum of two six-sided dice will be odd (cho) or even (han), or for bigger wins they can stake on a double or the Lucky 8.

“Big Wave are delivering first-class content which we’re confident will be a big hit with our growing Japanese audience and crypto-gamers alike,” said FunFair Technologies Europe chief product officer Fred Kessler. “Cho Han has the winning combination of simplicity and lucrative wins, and coupled with a premium aesthetic and Guaranteed Fair back-end, we’re delighted to integrate it into our burgeoning games portfolio.”

Big Wave Gaming managing director Ivan Rungkat commented: “Partnering with FunFair over the past year has put our games in-front of a brand new audience which we may not otherwise have reached and we fully expect Cho Han to complement our growing blockchain offering. With an already strong foundation in Japanese culture, we believe Cho Han’s simplicity and instant nature will be a perfect fit for many demographics across the FunFair casino network.”