Playtech was founded in Estonia, 1999, and have since then been one of the leading casino software and online game developers for online casinos. Now days the company has it’s headquarters on Isle of Man and has been listed on the London Stock Exchange since 2006. In the early years Playtech has had a great organic growth but in the recent years they have been very active in acquiring both direct competitors and other companies from complementary business fields.
After 2010 Playtech has bought the leading games aggregator, GTS, the biggest Bingo provider in the UK, Virtue Fusion, The online slot and casino game developer, Ash Gaming, the leading mobile gaming enabler, Mobenga, the affiliate marketing specialist, PTTS, the provider of management systems, Intelligence Gaming, the sports betting provider, Geneity and the VLT systems provider Aristocrat Lotteries.
Playtech is more of an one shop company that offers turnkey solutions not only to online and mobile casinos but also to all kind of online gaming operators. Besides it’s famous online slot machine games, Playtech offers also other casino games such as poker, bingo, scratch cards, sports betting, mobile games and Live Casino. There are a few great new online casinos offering games from Playtech. See all below:
Best New Playtech Casinos
– Large casino game portfolio, 500 +
– Specialist on Blockbuster Movie Slots
– Losing ground to NetEnt and Microgaming
What kind of casino games does Playtech develop
Playtech, with it’s subsidiary Ash Gaming, a London based online casino game developer that was founded in 2002, offer over 500 innovative and exhilarating online casino games and releases over 50 new casino games every year. Besides the famous slot machine games, the company has great poker games, bingo games, scratch cards, mobile games, sports book and a great Live Casino platform.
Playtech has become particularly famous through the licensing agreements with well known movie and entertainment brands like Marvel, MGM, NBC Universal and HBO. They have released in recent years many online slots with comic themes and famous superheroes including the Hulk, the Daredevil, the Batman, the Iron Man and the Fantastic Four. We could easily say that Playtech is some kind of specialist in making online casino slots for blockbuster movies from Hollywood. The online slots of Marvel have a common progressive jackpot running simultaneously for all online slots and grands at times huge winning amounts. Most however progressive jackpot winning has been made at Beach Life jackpot game, with the biggest win to exceed 6.2 million €.
Latest Casino game from Playtech
The latest online slot released from Playtech is the Top Gun casino game, based on the old time classic and blockbuster movie. The slot will take your breath away with its high speed action and great bonus rounds that feature the famous F-14 Tomcat fighter jet flown in the movie by Tom Cruise. This online slot comes in perfect timing with the iconic movie celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2016 and Tom Cruise saying earlier this year that he “would like to fly those jets again” in a sequel currently being written.
Awards won by Playtech
Playtech has been spoiled with many awards over the past years. The latest ones for the year 2015 are “Bingo supplier of the year 2015”, “Multi-channel supplier of the year 2015”, “Platform of the year 2015” and “RNG casino supplier of the year 2015” from EGR B2B Awards.