GI Games Integrations: Push Gaming, BF Games, Playzido and more9th April 2020 9:19 am GMT
This week has seen a whole raft of platform integrations involving the likes of Push Gaming, 1X2 Network, Red Rake Gaming, BF Games, QTech Games, BetGames.TV, Booming Games and Playzido, among others.
Push Gaming / William Hill
Push Gaming has agreed a deal to launch its slot portfolio with leading operator William Hill.
Titles such as Jammin’ Jars, The Shadow Order and Razor Shark will be integrated via Push Gaming’s own platform, with its full range of games, including new releases, to follow in the coming weeks.
“William Hill is a titan of the industry and we are delighted to be supplying them with a selection of our games,” said Push Gaming CEO James Marshall. “The first batch includes some of our most popular ones, and we look forward to adding more titles over the coming months.
“Our products have proven to be hugely popular with players all over the world and we believe they will be a big hit with William Hill’s player base too.”
1X2 Network / BGO
1X2 Network has deployed its games with operator BGO following an integration with Playtech’s POP platform.
Players can now access titles from the supplier’s Iron Dog Studio and 1X2gaming subsidiaries, including Rainbow Wilds, Battle Maidens and its first slot to feature Big Time Gaming’s innovative mechanic, Pirate Kingdom Megaways.
“Since partnering with Playtech, our distribution with tier one operators has ramped up and we are delighted to be live with BGO,” said 1X2 Network chief commercial officer Kevin Reid. “Our titles deliver quality across the board from design to gameplay, ramping up the fun factor and keeping players engaged and entertained.”
BGO product director Andy Dymock said: “We are proud of the portfolio we offer our players and invest a great deal of time in finding the best developers to add to the mix.
“1X2 Network’s Iron Dog Studio and 1X2gaming are on a run of developing and launching some truly fantastic games and we are delighted to now be able to offer them to our players.”
ORYX Gaming / SBTech
Bragg Gaming Group's Oryx Gaming has signed a deal to supply its portfolio of casino content and marketing tools to platform provider SBTech.
The agreement will see ORYX’s entire RGS portfolio of casino and slot content made available to SBTech’s platform partners, including ORYX’s proprietary content and games from partnered studios such as Gamomat, Kalamba, Golden Hero and Givme Games.
“We’re thrilled to announce yet another partnership in what has been a very successful period for us in terms of growing our partner network of top operators and successful integration with Tier 1 platform providers,” said ORYX Gaming managing director Matevz Mazij. “SBTech powers some fantastic betting and casino brands in many regulated jurisdictions which will give us access to a new and wide-reaching player base.”
SBTech commercial partnerships director Letizia Angelo said: “We are delighted to add ORYX’s content to our award-winning iGaming platform further expanding our casino content mix for our partners. SBTech is committed to driving partner revenues in all verticals and by adding ORYX’s extensive range of gaming content we will continue to do so in these challenging times.”
ORYX Gaming / Favbet
In related news, Oryx Gaming has extended its partnership with Favbet following the successful launch of its ORYX Hub platform in Croatia via Betinvest's platform.
The strengthened collaboration will see the operator take on ORYX’s proprietary and third-party content portfolio in Romania and several other regulated markets where it is active.
“Following the strong start of our partnership in Croatia we were eager to provide customers in all markets in which we operate with access to the leading games which ORYX provides,” said Favbet product manager Oleksandr Kachur. “With the added benefit of ORYX Hub’s marketing tools and features, we hope to further grow our loyal customer base in Romania, which is one of our key markets, and look forward to achieving equal results across our other international operations.”
ORYX Gaming’s Mazij added: “Strengthening our partnership with Favbet bolsters our position as a leading content supplier in the region as well as across a range of strategic markets and we are positive our products will perform well throughout the operator’s network.”
Red Rake Gaming / Royal Panda
Red Rake Gaming has launched its slots portfolio with LeoVegas-owned operator Royal Panda.
Following an integration, Red Rake titles including Super12Stars, Tiger and Dragon, and Gustav Minebuster, have gone live with the operator.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Royal Panda and releasing our top performing content to their players,” said Nick Barr, managing director of Red Rake Malta. “We continue to grow our market reach across the globe at an incredible rate and could not be happier to have another well-renowned brand onboard, I look forward to what promises to be a fruitful partnership.”
Royal Panda managing director Melvin Ritsema added: “We are very happy to get all of Red Rake's content live on Royal Panda's Casino. Their games, such as the recently released Solomon: The King are unique and really stand out from the other slots in our casino.”
Booming Games / Hero Gaming
Booming Games has signed a deal to provide its games to operator Hero Gaming.
Hero Gaming brands Casino Heroes, Speedy Casino, Simple Casino, and latest launch Boom Casino, will gain access to Booming Games portfolio, including Booming Seven Deluxe, VIP Filthy Riches, Gold Vein, Arabian Spins and the upcoming Spinosaurus, Gunspinner and Danger Zone games.
“We are delighted to team up with a strong partner like Hero Gaming,” said Booming Games chief commercial officer Frederik Niehusen. “Our signature titles are now available to their players across all brands as Booming Games continue to expand in regulated markets. We are looking forward to a fruitful collaboration.”
Hero Gaming casino manager Sven de Waard commented: ‘’We are excited to launch Booming Gaming games through our Hero Gaming brands. Hero Gaming was founded with the drive to deliver experiences that are innovative and not traditionally seen in the gambling industry, and we believe that Booming Gaming shares these values and will help us to offer unique experiences to our players.
“Both organizations have been growing strong these past years, and we look forward to growing together in the years to come.”
BetGames.TV / Amelco
BetGames.TV has boosted its global reach through an integration with Amelco’s betting and gaming platform.
BetGames.TV’s portfolio of live dealer games, including Baccarat, Wheel of Fortune and 6+ Poker, will be rolled out over the next six weeks to Amelco’s partners, including The Stars Group, GVC and Flutter Entertainment.
“We believe there are a number of synergies between BetGames.TV and Amelco, including the desire to use cutting-edge technology,” said BetGames.TV chief operating officer Aiste Garneviciene. “We are thrilled to have such a sought-after provider as a new partner and look forward to many years of sustained growth together as we forge a strong relationship.”
Amelco head of business development Brandon Walker commented: “We have been very impressed with BetGames.TV’s rapid development over the past few years and are looking forward to rolling out their products across all regulated markets in which our operator partners work.
“Their live casino offers one of the most immersive experiences out there, and we’re sure its portfolio is going to prove to be a fantastic hit with our tier one clients and their customers.”
Realistic Games / Microgaming
Realistic Games has integrated its table games with Microgaming’s content aggregation platform.
Blackjack and Realistic Roulette are now available to Microgaming customers for the first time, joining titles from the supplier’s portfolio of casino games already live on the platform.
“Our partnership with Microgaming has already allowed us to raise brand visibility with leading operators and it is fantastic to see even more titles from our portfolio launch through its platform,” said Realistic Games commercial director Robert Lee. “Our content has so far performed extremely well with Microgaming and we are looking forward to providing more exclusive games to Microgaming as our relationship progresses.”
Microgaming director of global operations James Buchanan said: “Realistic Roulette and Blackjack are two classic titles that will make a great addition to our ever-growing portfolio, appealing to a range of players with life-like gaming experiences.
“Realistic’s slot games have been achieving strong results since launching last October and we expect that its high-end table games will be no exception.”
Evoplay Entertainment / Nektan
Evoplay Entertainment will launch its games in the UK for the first time through an integration with Nektan.
Evoplay Entertainment’s portfolio of games, including Necromancer, Elven Princesses, Epic Gladiators and Candy Dreams, will be distributed via E-Lite, Nektan’s content distribution platform.
“We are thrilled to be joining the UK’s legendary iGaming community in a partnership with one of the industry’s most established businesses, Nektan,” said Evoplay Entertainment chief business development officer Vladimir Malakchi. “UK players are some of the world’s most demanding, and we can’t wait to introduce them to our catalogue of cutting-edge, innovative content and see what they make of it.”
Nektan CEO Gary Shaw said: “We are delighted to welcome Evoplay Entertainment aboard, and being the first to bring its fresh, pioneering portfolio to the UK is a real plus.
“We have no doubt that this is the start of a long and fruitful commercial relationship and are sure that Evoplay Entertainment’s immersive catalogue will prove to be a hit with players and operators alike.”
Playzido / Gaming1
Playzido, the joint venture between Endemol Shine Gaming and Black Cow Technology, has launched its content with Belgian operator Gaming1.
Following an integration with Pariplay’s Fusion aggregation platform, a selection of Playzido’s titles have been launched with Gaming1, operator of the Circus.be, 777.be and pokerstars.be brands in Belgium.
This includes a suite of exclusive Deal or No Deal titles, slot games 3 Lucky Pots and Oliver Twist, as well as content from Playzido’s third-party partners.
“Seeing our selection of premium branded and original content go live with Gaming1 is the ideal way to conclude a Q1 that has seen Playzido continue to grow and develop strongly as a business,” said Playzido managing director Stuart Banks. “We are confident that our portfolio will prove a hit with their players.”
BF Games / Dench eSolutions
BF Games has signed a deal to launch its slots with Dench eSolutions’ platform.
The agreement will give Dench’s operator partners access to the supplier’s portfolio of over 50 slot games, including Book of Gods, Stunning Hot, Bonnie & Clyde and Aztec Adventure, as well as all future releases.
“Our distribution partnership with Dench allows us to further grow our reach to new operators in new regions and builds on the momentum BF Games has gained over the last few months and we look forward to a successful collaboration,” said BF Games head of business development Claudia Melcaru.
Dench eSolutions CEO Dobromir Mitev added: “BF Games offers a wide and diverse portfolio of high-quality titles which appeal to all player types and we are thrilled to add them to our list of partners.”
QTech Games / Yggdrasil
QTech Games has entered into a new content partnership deal with Yggdrasil.
Yggdrasil’s portfolio of games have been made available to QTech Games' Asian-facing partners, including titles such as Vikings Go Berzerk, Valley of the Gods and Jungle Books, alongside new releases Temple Stacks and Multifly.
“We’re delighted to have partnered up with Yggdrasil, whose stunning games never need any hype,” said QTech Games CEO Markus Nasholm. “Indeed, they are already exceeding expectations. The QTech Games platform is integrated with the best games from the planet’s top providers - and Yggdrasil now stands at the summit of this mountain.
“Their ability to initiate in-game tournaments, coupled with spontaneous cash-drops, embraces QTech’s shared emphasis on high-end tech creating a superior gaming experience. Together, we can even introduce quest-like missions, providing players with live leaderboards that fuel the battle for social-channel bragging rights so that they can share the fun and drive online dwell-time for any of our partners.”
GrooveGaming / QTech Games
In related news, GrooveGaming has expanded its casino aggregation platform through a new agreement with QTech Games.
“GrooveGaming are the most familiar name in aggregation today, they need no introduction, and we're pumped at the prospect of being part of the energy that is driving GrooveGaming forward,” said QTech Games chief commercial officer Ulf Norder. “They have the content, they have the technology, and they have the attitude to be a wonderful partner."
GrooveGaming head of sales Rebecca Sotomora added: "In an era of customisation, QTech Games really delivers on their brand promise of tailoring content to different cultures.
“This is what makes them relevant to players and to the melting-pot that is Asia, everyone at GrooveGaming is excited by this new partnership and we look forward to being part of their further expansion in emerging markets with our portfolio behind them.”
Synot Games / Casa Pariurilor
Synot Games has expanded its presence in Romania with the launch of its games with Fortuna Entertainment subsidiary Casa Pariurilor.
Synot Games full suite of titles will be gradually launched on the operator’s licensed site, including Respin Joker, Alchemist’s Gold and Fruit Awards.
“We are delighted to launch Synot Games through another established Romanian operator,” said Synot Games CEO Ivan Kodaj. “It is a great opportunity to further expand the reach of our games and boost our brand recognition by cooperating with leading iGaming companies.”
Casa Pariurilor product specialist Negotei Irina-Ioana said: “During the past year, our Casino offering has been enhanced with new and innovative providers. The addition of Synot Games’ special content provides us the ability to add fresh and high quality engaging games, full of intriguing features and mechanics that players love. Without a doubt, Synot Games’ content will prove to be very popular with our players.”
Synot Games / Casino Portugal
In related news, Synot has also launched its games with Casino Portugal, the third operator to offer its games in the regulated Portuguese iGaming market.
The integration will see Casino Portugal’s players gain access to Synot titles including Book of Secrets, Fruit Awards and Corsair Queen.
“We are thrilled to broaden the scope of our games portfolio for players in Portugal,” said Synot Games chief operating officer Martina Hrabinská. “Thanks to the cooperation of such reputable operators, we can maintain our business pace and offer our games to the whole world. We continue to make a name in the industry by cooperating with esteemed partners like Casino Portugal.
“The enjoyment of our games by the players not only in Portugal is one of our top priorities for us. So, it is very pleasing that we are now able to provide more players with our game portfolio. We hope that our games will stay liked and played as they are these days.”
Casino Portugal CEO António Laranjo commented: "Casino Portugal is characterized by quality and excellence in its service. After deep analysis of the Synot portfolio we verify that the supplier is aligned with our quality standards, reinforcing the offer to our users for a better entertainment experience."
Revolver Gaming / We Are Casino
Revolver Gaming has announced a content distribution agreement with We Are Casino.
We Are Casino will add Revolver’s portfolio of games to its platform, including popular titles Wishes, Multiplier Man, and the newly released Dragon Spin.
“It’s great to be able to launch with a fast expanding supplier like We Are Casino,” said Revolver Gaming CEO Ryan Lazarus. “We’ve been a fan of their platform since inception only a few years ago, and getting to integrate our software alongside them is a real opportunity.”
WeAreCasino head of sales Marko Jelen commented: “I’m thrilled about this partnership with Revolver. We know us with Ryan a long time and I think now was a right time to get in this distribution agreement.
“Thanks to its rich game portfolio covering different themes and a wide range of captivating features their games will be a fresh and reviving offer to our worldwide clients.”
Betsoft / Slot.com
Betsoft Gaming has signed a strategic content partnership with Barcelona-based social casino operator Slot.com.
Betsoft will deliver a wide range of content, including established favourites and new innovations under its Slots3 portfolio of games, at Slot.com.
“We believe our partnership with Betsoft will be an enduring one, and we hope to add more Betsoft content to our portfolio to help meet player demand,” said Slot.com general manager Yair Martínez. “We are satisfied that, in addition to the immediate content that is currently being integrated into our portfolio, this partnership will also provide Slot.com with a steady stream of new, high-quality games that will appeal to our global player base and support further international growth.”
Betsoft marketing director Annamaria Anastasi said: “Social casino represents a significant growth area for content providers who can meet players’ expectations for quality, variety, and engagement. Betsoft was founded on the principle of cinematic gaming, marrying a new level of audio-visual excellence to the innovative themes and gameplay mechanics that make a successful slot game.
“This makes us an ideal source of content for social casinos and we are proud to be in a position to provide world-class content to Slot.com’s worldwide audience.”
Playson / Comtrade Gaming
Playson has signed a deal to deliver its entire suite of slot games to Comtrade Gaming.
Playson games, including Solar Queen, Rome: Caesar's Glory, Viking Fortune: Hold and Win, along with its popular Funky Fruits series and Timeless Fruit Slots portfolio, will be integrated onto Comtrade’s Enterprise Gaming Platform, iCore.
Comtrade’s operator network will also have access to Playson’s range of engagement tools, including Seamless Play, Free Spins, Jackpots, and regular tournaments with daily Prize Drops.
“Comtrade Gaming has over 15 years’ experience in the gaming sector and we’re delighted to have signed this content deal with such a well-established supplier,” said Playson sales director Blanka Homor. “Expansion is one of the key tenets at Playson and this deal will help us gain access to an even greater European audience.”
Comtrade Gaming director of interactive Steven Valentine added: “Playson’s games such as Solar Queen and Fruit Xtreme have proved hugely popular with players, and it was a pleasure to sign this partnership with them. Its titles will make a fantastic addition to our Enterprise Gaming Platform - iCore, and we look forward to working with them on future projects.”
Highlight Games / Geoff Banks Sports
Highlight Games has signed an agreement to supply its SOCCERBET product to independent British bookmaker Geoff Banks Sports.
Highlight Games will supply the English variant of its SOCCERBET product to Geoff Banks Sports’ online and mobile channels in the UK and Ireland.
Featuring decades of the highest quality archive footage from leading English football teams including Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City, Spurs and Arsenal, SOCCERBET allows players to bet on the outcome of games featuring their favourite football teams and players.
“Highlight Games is delighted to be partnering with Geoff Banks Sports to bring SOCCERBET to online channels in the UK and Ireland,” said Highlight Games co-CEO Steven Holmes. “Featuring genuine archive footage of the UK’s favourite football teams, SOCCERBET delivers the thrill of sports betting in the absence of live fixtures. Never before has there been such demand for this compelling product which can be played online at any time.”
Geoff Banks Sports CEO Geoff Banks commented: “With minimal opportunities to bet on live events at the moment, SOCCERBET will entertain and engage players online 24/7.
“The chance to watch archive footage of some of the most exciting goals and action from past football seasons is an enticing one – the game must go on, and with SOCCERBET it certainly will for Geoff Banks customers.”
Nolimit City / L&L Europe
Nolimit City has signed a deal to launch its games with multi-brand operator L&L Europe.
L&L Europe brands such as Allbritishcasino.com, Funcasino.com and Karlcasino, will roll out a selection of Nolimit’s titles including Punk Rocker, Barbarian Fury, Hot Nudge, Tombstone and Dragon Tribe.
“We’re excited to finally be partnered up with the likes of L&L Europe who have a strong work ethic and are renowned for being actively present in most leading player forums where they ensure the best player experience on their sites,” said Nolimit City commercial director Malcolm Mizzi. “They know that a good player experience is reflected on quality content and that’s why they have chosen Nolimit as their latest casino vendor.”
L&L Europe marketing manager Jan Wienk said: “The number of game providers these days are insane, it is really hard to distinguish the good and unique guys from the average. Our portfolio of games is well balanced, we offer the best names known from the brick and mortar casinos combined with the best from online gaming. It was the release of Tombstone and Hot 4 Cash when I started following Nolimit City.
“But when they released their masterpiece Punk Rocker, I was sold. I’m happy we’ve now partnered with Nolimit City and are looking forward to being able to offer our customers more great and unique content from them in the future.”
MGA Games / LatamWin
MGA Games is expanding its presence in the Latin American market through a new partnership with LatamWin.
MGA Games’ slot and bingo games will be integrated with LatamWin’s Andes Systems platform, including newly released Calaca Party and popular titles Castle, Zeus or Mariachis.
“LatamWin’s collaboration will help us grow in Latin America. We already count with a solid presence in Colombia, Brazil and Peru. Being able to add Chile to the list makes us feel really proud,” said MGA Games CEO Joan Sanahuja.
“As part of our expansion strategy we are investing on product improvement, state-of-the-art technology and the best after-sales service. This way we will be able to reach out all Latin American markets.”
LatamWin Group CEO Wilfred Adelsdofer Velasco commented: “We are very happy to increase our portfolio of game software providers. Bringing a product developed entirely in Spain to Latin American users will definitely enrich our platform while adding new options for all our customers.
“For the past 7 years Grupo LatamWin has put incredible efforts on becoming the leading technology provider for the Latin American gaming industry. We work hard to fulfill our customers’ needs and we have been giving them advice ever since the beginning of our project.”
Habanero / LatamWin
In related news, Habanero has also partnered LatamWin as the supplier looks to continue its expansion across Latin America.
The deal sees LatamWin’s operator partners gain access to more than 100 of Habanero’s slots and table games, including popular titles Egyptian Dreams, Hot Hot Fruit and recently released Loony Blox.
“We are thrilled to launch with LatamWin, a fast-growing platform provider with an extensive local operator portfolio,” said Habanero business development executive Vera Motto. “With a premium quality gaming catalogue alongside a sophisticated promotional toolkit, Habanero stands ready to maximise on the burgeoning opportunities presented by the LatAm market.”
LatamWin CEO Wilfred Adelsdorfer commented: “Habanero’s acclaimed collection of HTML5-optimised titles is a strong addition to our platform, and we are delighted to have the provider on-board.
“We are confident that Habanero’s state-of-the-art product offering will be enthusiastically received by both our partners and their players. This agreement undoubtedly marks the start of a productive, long-term relationship.”
Fugaso / Max Entertainment
GrooveGaming’s Fugaso has agreed a deal to integrate its content with Max Entertainment’s GoSlotty and SlottyVegas brands.
Fugaso’s portfolio will be made available to the operator via GrooveGaming’s aggregation platform, including Trump It Deluxe, Wild Rodeo, and Cleopatra’s Diary, along with content from third-party partners such as Soft Gamings, Soft Swiss, Digitain, EveryMatrix, BetConstruct and Parimatch.
“We have always wanted to provide our players with the best experience and in Fugaso we have found a partner that builds slots that are intelligent, fun to play, a little bit tongue-in-cheek, and jam-packed with features that solidify player engagement and provide lots of entertainment,” said Max Entertainment head of casino and product Ion Minca. “These are slots we are sure will help attract a lot of new players wherever we are in the world.”
Fugaso head of business development Robert Metzger commented: “While technologically advanced games are our specialty, it’s a factor that has seen Fugaso get a good reception in different jurisdictions. The gaming content that Fugaso develops for the online casino industry is fresh and exciting, we’re delighted that Max Entertainment has discovered what we can offer.
“A lot of work goes into that, and the team behind the creation of games at Fugaso ensures each game is unique and immersive, which is really about taking the industry into the future.”