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EveryMatrix launches Playson games on CasinoEngine

EveryMatrix has expanded their casino gaming content by adding over 40 omni-channel games on their CasinoEngine solution from Playson.

This new affiliation will now allow EveryMatrix clients to access the full Playson portfolio of omni-channel HD slots in their CasinoEngine. Some of the most popular Playson games now available to EveryMatrix clients include the hugely successful HD Slots “Bumper Crop”, “Lucky Pirates”, “Gold Rush”, “Alice in Wonderland” and “Dracula’s Family”.

Composing of a team of over 250 worldwide, Playson foundation is established from a philosophy of trust with their partners. By constant innovation within their games, business models and services, Playson has dedicated themselves to presenting the best games to both mobile platforms and desktop through their expansive knowledge and experience in graphic designs, advanced mathematics, server technology and player retention.

“We look forward to the success of our partnership. EveryMatrix has an excellent reach in territories around the world, giving this deal a strategic importance in making our high quality games available to more operators.” mentioned Playson’s Commercial Director, Sebastian Damian.

“We have been impressed not only by Playson’s gaming portfolio that allowed them to grow fast into a successful software provider, but by their philosophy of creating trust with each business relationship, while designing a customized gaming experience for their partners and clients.” commented Ebbe Groes, CEO of EveryMatrix.

GamCrowd launches Technology Focused online service

GamCrowd has launched a free online tech-focused service which aims to be the center of ideas and innovation for the gaming industry. Start-ups, early-stage investors, growth companies and entrepreneurs will be able to access the ideas within this hub that plans to be the pivoting point for such concepts. There they will be able to track the progress of firms within the gaming industry as they develop from startup all the way to a lucrative exit.

Gamcrowd will be the first in the industry to venture into this area filling the gap in sharing information and ideas by combining a community of thought leaders and companies. They plan to generate discussions, news and features about technology innovation along with the development within and relating to the gaming industry.

The idea of a weekly newsletter that incorporates the latest articles plans to be distributed, in an unprecedented way on a Sunday morning. This way it will allow executives a chance to round up and be briefed outside of the working week.

Already GamCrowd has a growing membership of more than 3,500 individuals who benefit from this free service. This includes advice from their partner companies including Grand Parade, iGaming Ideas, Clarion, Joelson, Inchinn, Square in the Air, Shop Works and Unibet with the addition of more companies a certainty.

The head of Unibet Strategic Development Will Mace stated that they totally shared GamCrowd in their vision to support growth and innovation by establishing this sort of community.
“It has the potential to be a really valuable place for early-stage companies and entrepreneurs to connect with the industry to help shape and refine their ideas and plans. A thriving innovation space can only be good for the industry as a whole, and so we very are happy to support GamCrowd as a partner company.”

Gamcrowd plans to dive right in and cover a vast range of topics as possible. Their News offerings plan to cover expos and events, highlighting the latest tech from all over the world, bringing a fresh viewpoint and vision. They also plan to partner up with publications from other industries which would allow them to target and pinpoint potential crossovers and key trends.

An advantage for talented innovators and entrepreneurs is that it will allow them to present new ideas to the majority, collaborate, get feedback and educate themselves on the vast range of topics that would enable them to expand their business regardless of their company’s stage, being start-up or preparing for IPO.

Chief Executive Chris North for GamCrowd has since the launch in 2014 advised hundreds of individuals and companies that have been looking to get their ideas launched in the gaming space.

“We see people looking to bring some fantastic ideas to the betting and gaming sector, but there is often a disconnect between tech knowledge and industry knowledge. We feel there is a real need for an information source that is designed specifically to bring this together and promote these great ideas.” Stated North.

GamCrowd Studio intends to cover how to guides that is aimed at companies in their various stages of their growth, as well as advice and feature articles.

Within the News feature, a wide range if not all topics in the gaming industry will be highlighted that affect growing companies. Their vast coverage of News will also incorporate for example major launches, developments from established operators which impacts to whole sector and summaries and features of the happenings of others where there will be some examples to be followed or lessons to be learned.

 

 

NYX Gaming and Tonybet collaborate for Lithuania Launch

NYX Gaming Group has launched its Open gaming System (OGS) with online operator TonyBet. This is set to service the regulated markets in Estonia, Denmark UK and the newly regulated market in Lithuania.

Tonybet will actually be the first operator to go live in Lithuania for NYX Gaming Group. This will allow NYX to distribute their portfolio of table game titles and slots covering mobile and desktop from their subsidiary NextGen Gaming in which they fully own.

This launch will include titles such as Gorilla Go Wild, Jackpot Jester 50,000, Foxin’ Wins and Merlin’s Millions Superbet. NYX also plans to immediately start delivering hundreds of slot titles which are available from multiple vendors covering desktop and mobile to TonyBet Estonia.

CEO of TonyBet stated that they have been preparing for quite a while to launch online casino gaming for the Lithuanian market. He went on to say how pleased they were to have partnered up with NYX Gaming Group to allow this venture to transpire. He said that the addition of the top-notch NYX casino games to their all around gambling sites allowed Tonybet that much needed boost in becoming the leading provider in the market. He related that in the first week after the launch  they were already receiving positive feedback from their players and that they hope to continue to ride this positive status into the future.

EVP Business Development for NYX Gaming Group David Flynn commented on his delight to have launched their latest OGS partner in this region, being the first major casino provider that is certified and approved for the regulated Lithuanian market. Tonybet being such a well established operator having been launched in 2009.

“This agreement not only adds another strong partner to our growing client base but also furthers our expansion across international regulated markets. We look forward to working with the team at TonyBet and growing our respective businesses through this new agreement and launch.”

888 Holding set to launch localised service in Romania

888 Holdings, the Online gambling operator has announced their intent on September 1st to launch a new localised service in Romania. The company’s Romanian version, 888.ro will unify its poker, casino and sport arms all together in a single account.

888 Holdings chief executive Itai Frieberger states that the company has been one of the world’s dominant and trusted gambling operators for close to two decades with their award winning proprietary software and services as their backbone.

A conglomerate formed by 888 Holdings and Grosvenor Casino operator Rank submitted two bids for Will Hill last Thursday that were both refused. The consortium suggested a three-way tie up where the two companies would combine to form a brand new company called Bidco with the aim to gain Will Hill.

Frieberger admitted his disappointment after William Hill board did not share the views of 888 and Rank for the business because he considered the proposed merger to have “compelling industrial logic” behind it.

“Our flagship brands, 888poker, 888casino and 888sport, operate in several regulated markets around the world, including the United Kingdom, Spain and Denmark, and have been an online destination of choice in these markets for years,” added Frieberger. “We aim to offer 888.ro to Romanian players as a global brand with a unique, local flavour.”

 

LeoVegas Launches Felt Table Games

Award-winning mobile casino gaming operator LeoVegas has added a full suite of proprietary table games from specialist supplier Felt.

Customers of LeoVegas.com can now play table games such as Perfect Pairs, Lucky Lucky and 21+3, which have shown to be some of the most popular and successful games in the US and European land-based sectors over the past few years.

John Parsonage, CEO of Felt, said that these games will help LeoVegas to extend its reach and drive revenues by tapping into the profitable table game sector.

He commented: “There is a real demand for innovative and stimulating table game content that provides multiple betting opportunities across different devices, attracts new players, and increases existing player value.

“LeoVegas shares the same view, believing these games positively complement their existing game portfolio and provide them with an all-round enhanced casino offering. Being mobile-focused, they see the benefit of providing a suite of games that have each earned their spurs in the highly-competitive and challenging bricks and mortar environment, but are now perfectly tailored to its use.”

Committed to enrich player experience, Felt provided the ultimate table game formats, designed with authentic real-life casino attributes and a clean, modern and functional presentation.

Karolina Pelc, LeoVegas Head of Casino, stated: “We were very happy about going live with Felt’s content, with the recent launch of Sportsbook and a dedicated Live Casino vertical, I think adding exciting new content to our table games portfolio will be a great fit for the new demographics of players we start to see more of these days.

“Many think there is little place for innovation in the field of Table Games but Felt proves different. With a heritage of successful game formats, authentic styling and a user centric, mobile focused interface, I am confident these games will work well for LeoVegas and our players will find great enjoyment in playing them.”

LeoVegas will be showcasing at Malta’s biggest upcoming event of the year, SiGMA16. To come and watch LeoVegas along with the many other exhibitors at this iGaming summit in November, click here to register.

EveryMatrix Announces Codeta Launch

EveryMatrix, a leading iGaming software provider, is proud to announce the launch of innovative brand Codeta, which targets table players with Live Casino solutions as its signature product.

Codeta is owned by Ihre Consulting, a company that works with over 120 gaming operators and more than 25,000 affiliates, and that started this ambitious project by raising more than €2million in exchange for 40% of the company’s shares.

Edward Ihre, founder of Codeta, said: “Our market studies indicate Live Casino products are on a continuous ascending trend and our present endeavor to challenge the online gambling industry by an original approach is singular. We have been working meticulously on this project for more than 13 months, including an unprecedented research-phase, so that we may be able to say now that we are not your usual online casino. We are the next big thing in the market.”

Codeta will benefit from GamMatrix gaming management and payment platform, and the CasinoEngine aggregator which offers content from several casino vendors that is seamlessly integrated into one single lobby and wallet, such as Evolution Live Casino, IGT, NetEnt, NYX, MicroGaming, PlayNGo, BetGames Live Casino, and others.

CEO of EveryMatrix Ebbe Groes stated: “Codeta is not your everyday casino and we are delighted they have chosen us to reach the market. Live Casino is the fastest growing segment within the gambling industry and is projected to have an annual growth of 18% globally up until 2018.”

CasinoEngine is the largest content aggregator on the market with more than 3,000 casino and live casino games from top providers including NetEnt, Bally, MicroGaming, IGT, Evolution Gaming, BetSoft and many others. All from one central back-office, CasinoEngine allows operators to flexibly create bonuses across several vendors, along with FPPs and wagering contributions.

EveryMatrix will be showcasing at SiGMA16; Malta’s biggest upcoming gaming event of the year. If you would like to come and see EveryMatrix along with other exhibitors at this iGaming summit this November, click here to register.

Casumo launches its product on UK market

Casumo, iGaming operator headquartered in Malta and exhibiting at SiGMA15, has recently entered the UK market with its adventure-based online casino. It is the company’s first market entry outside Scandinavian countries, where in the last year the number of active players was doubled.

The Casumo’s gaming product, which will now be available in the UK, is based on social gaming mechanics. Players can go through lots of levels, winning trophies and awards that allow them to enter further stages.

To promote the market entry and underline its slogan “erase the boredom”, Casumo carried out a survey among people living in the UK. The outcome shows that on average, British people are bored for 18 days a year and when they do, they are most likely to

To mark its launch the operator commissioned a UK-wide survey on boredom, which it claims shows the British public is bored for 18 days a year on average. But rather than read a book, go to the gym or even talk to their partner, the survey showed that most would reach out for their mobile phone.

Chief Marketing Officer of the company, John Harmander, described the market entry as an “incredibly exciting” time for Casumo, adding, that it’s “just the beginning”.

“Many people’s first instinct when bored is to play a game on their phone, tablet or desktop and we look forward to many thousands of Brits using Casumo’s casino adventure as the perfect antidote for when a serious case of boredom arises,” he further commented.

“Casumo exists to erase boredom and it’s quite clear from our survey results that the British public is bored, with some losing over three weeks a year”, Harmander added.