Round-Up of the Latest News & Events from the Online Casino IndustryDecember 12, 2013

Towards the very end of November, 2013, Playtech announced that it has released its entire portfolio of live games across all mobile platforms, which includes HTML5 and Native platforms. Playtech’s Head of Live, Aviv Nankin, released the following comments;

“I believe this enhanced level of accessibility definitely takes Playtech’s Live games to the next level. As the mobile trend continues to grow the ability to tap into this market via both Native and HTML5 platforms provides operators with additional ways to attract and retain players.

By enabling operators to offer players Live games anytime and anywhere, Playtech transforms the capabilities of on-the-go gaming in all markets throughout Europe and Asia, providing its licensees with a strong competitive advantage. I am certain this innovation will benefit our licensees’ bottom line.” These comments were taken from the Playtech website.

Ladbrokes recently revealed that it has added several new NetEnt Touch™ games onto its mobile casino platform, (Ladbrokes mobile). The operators of Ladbrokes also revealed that it would soon be adding some new NetEnt desktop casino games at some point in the near future, although it’s not exactly clear which NetEnt slots will be added at this time.

On the subject of NetEnt, this leading online casino software provider recently launched several great new titles. The very latest slots from Netent included Secret of the Stone and Twin Spin. On December 3rd (and thanks to another collaboration with Universal©), NetEnt went on to releases its very latest slot, Creature from the Black Lagoon™. Also on the same day, this Swedish based provider released a new table game called European Roulette™.

Microgaming also released a new slot, just one day before NetEnt released their duo of new games. On December 2nd, a brand new feature packed Christmas themed slot machine called Secret Santa was launched and this is now available over Microgaming’s Flash, download and Quickfire platforms. Speaking about this exciting new slot was the Head of Games at Microgaming, Mike Hebden;

“Secret Santa is the perfect game for the festive season; it has a traditional theme impeccably illustrated through hand-painted drawings and a fitting soundtrack. This nostalgic design has been coupled with a powerful maths engine which has been created to deliver fast-paced gameplay and frequent rewards to players.”

He continued, “Through Secret Santa we’ve delivered the ideal gift to our operators and their players.” These words were taken from the official Microgaming website. These new Microgaming and NetEnt slots are all now widely available and they can be found in some of the most secure casinos available online today.

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