, the iGaming website of Golden Nugget Atlantic City, has launched Pixies of the Forest, an online variant of IGT’s popular land-based video slot.

Golden Nugget is the first US operator to launch the game, with the Bally-powered New Jersey iGaming offering now featuring more than 100 desktop and mobile casino games.

While the game has been available to European iGaming operators for two years, this is the first time the game has been made available for the real-money US market.

Pixies of the Forest was created by High 5 Games and is an online version of Secrets of the Forest, one of  IGT’s top five performing land-based games in North America.

High 5 Games has been working with IGT since 2004, creating more than 100 games which have been distributed exclusively under the IGT brand. This includes classics such as Golden Goddess, Cats, Da Vinci Diamonds, Shadow of the Panther, and Sirens.

Thomas Winter, Golden Nugget’s vice president of online gaming said: “Early results from Pixies of the Forest gameplay suggest that the trend of 82 per cent of online gaming gameplay coming from land-based titles will continue for the foreseeable future.” has so far paid more than $150m in winnings to its 25,000 online registered customers since its launch 10 months ago. This includes a recent single win of $172,500 to a slot player from Oceanport. plans to offer more than 150 desktop and mobile casino games by the end of the year. The addition of IGT’s latest online slot builds on recent agreements with the likes of KGM Gaming and High 5 Games.