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Playtech has acquired UK-facing online slot developer Eyecon in a £50m deal, as part of its strategy to acquire bolt-on technology and content in key gaming markets.

Founded in Brisbane, Australia in 1997, Eyecon is a specialist supplier of online gaming slots software with a particular focus on bingo audiences. It is licensed by the UK Gambling Commission and Alderney, with a head office in Guernsey since 2015.

Eyecon has an established games portfolio of over 70 games, including its popular Fluffy Favourites slot, and has also developed its own Remote Gaming Server (RGS) which enables it to distribute content direct to operators and distributors such as 888's Dragonfish and Playtech's bingo network Virtue Fusion. 

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