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As technologies develop at an unseen rate, they also find their place in our everyday lives. One of the industries that are most open to all the new improvements science brings upon us is the gambling industry. According to Danish gaming expert and Chief Editor at CasinoHex Danmark, which writes a lot about online casinos for Danish gamblers, Maja K. Lundborg, new casinos are showing a remarkable level of acceptance.

“Online gambling market is always looking for new ways to make their sites more unique, interesting and accessible. No wonder they tend to implement every novelty that appears on the market”, says Maja. To help us comprehend trends that will change the gaming environment once and for all, she shared a couple of them with us.

 

Virtual Reality As a New Type of Gaming

Virtual reality has been a hot topic in the gaming industry for quite a while, yet we still haven’t seen it implemented on a wider level. Lundborg contributes that to the fact such systems tend to be expensive for both the company and the end-user. Still, she says that sooner or later, it will find its use, especially in the domain of live casino gaming.

“These days you can only see the dealer and a bit of a background behind it. Soon, thanks to VR sets, you will be able to have a virtual walk across casino floors and poker rooms and enjoy all the little details you appreciate when visiting a brick-and-mortar casino”, predicts our expert.

She thinks the change will come at some point during the next decade, as many brands are already showing intention to implement this new feature as soon as possible. We keep our fingers crossed, we don’t wait for too long for it to hit the mainstream!

 

5G Network For Faster Mobile Gaming

Another important technological advancement is 5G. However, unlike VR, this one is pretty much available for all gamers, without a high price tag. The easiest way to describe it is as a special network, that allows safer, faster, and more reliable data transfer, with less interference than ever. If you ask Lundborg, mobile gamers will definitely benefit from it.

“Can you imagine mobile gaming without long loading times, bugs, buffering, and other things that make your eye twitch? Thanks to 5G networks, mobile gaming is seamless, efficient, and safer than ever”, claims Maja.

Even though she has high hopes for 5G technologies, Lundborg also understands some of its disadvantages. Our expert believes strong infrastructure is a must. With unreliable infrastructure, 5G simply can’t reach its full potential. Also, one has to have a device that can support that type of data transfer, meaning, only gamers with new phones will take full advantage of it.

 

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is the last, but not least, major technological advancement on our list. Maja K. Lundborg believes it will simply allow gaming platforms to become more customized, all according to customers’ needs.

“Imagine this! You are playing blackjack, and make a huge win. Next time you come, the casino immediately introduces you to similar games. Or in case things don’t work out, it simply removes all the games of a similar theme or genre, so you don’t get frustrated. And don’t let me begin with personalized offers”, she gets ecstatic and pretty optimistic.

Artificial intelligence will also set new standards in terms of customer service, availability of support, and overall adaptability of the interface. At the same time, companies will benefit from machine learning software that will help them prevent fraudulent activities, provide better service, predict future behavior, and that way even help fight gambling addiction.

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Goat Gamez, the studio founded by Movie Games and Robert Lewandowski, announces the game Sports: Renovations

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Movie Games S.A., a games publisher listed on Warsaw Stock Exchange, has officially announced the game Sports: Renovations. The game is produced by Goat Gamez S.A., a company founded by Movie Games and Robert Lewandowski. The announcement will be accompanied by a trailer featuring Robert Lewandowski and a page on the Steam platform.

Sports: Renovations is a first-person simulator in which the player takes on the role of the person responsible for renovating deteriorating sports facilities and restoring them to their former glory. The player’s task is to raise the money needed to renovate a basketball court in their hometown by carrying out other renovation tasks.

The player will be responsible for the entire renovation process – from collecting and disposing of rubbish, to painting the walls, assembling the sports instruments and furnishing the interior. The player will learn how such facilities are built and will have the opportunity to assemble, for example, a boxing ring, a climbing wall or a turf, as well as paint the ice of a hockey stadium. For each completed task, the player will receive a ‘souvenir’, a kind of trophy, which they can place in a special room in their headquarters. The headquarters can also be upgraded. By unlocking new rooms, the player will gain new benefits or gain access to side missions.

– We are extremely proud of this project – says dr. Piotr Kubinski, CEO of Goat Gamez. – Each level has been thought out down to the smallest detail. There is a unique story associated with each sports facility, which the player, like a detective, puts together while renovating the building. Everything the player comes across during a mission, from the tattered posters on the walls to the flyers and letters scattered on a desk, is relevant to the game’s plot.

– We are delighted to have the support of Robert Lewandowski, Poland’s most famous footballer and co-founder of Goat Gamez. He has expressed his interest in Sports: Renovations and intends to personally promote the game – comments Piotr Gnyp, CMO of Movie Games.

The release of Sports: Renovations on PC is tentatively scheduled for 2023, but the final date will be influenced by production and marketing considerations

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SIS signs landmark 24/7 racing deal with BetConstruct

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SIS (Sports Information Services), the leading multi-channel supplier of 24/7 live betting services, has signed a deal to integrate its offering onto the platform of leading global provider BetConstruct, starting with its 24/7 Live Racing Content.

The landmark agreement brings high-quality racing content from around the world to BetConstruct’s extensive network, adding significant value for the provider’s operator partners. BetConstruct is a global award-winning technology and services provider for the online and land-based gaming industries and its platform boasts a vast network of global operators.

The deal represents an important step within the stated ambition of SIS to further develop relationships with leading platforms.

Following completion of the integration process, BetConstruct’s partners will gain access to 24/7 Live Racing Content that provides operators with profitable short-form content throughout the day. The content comprises an annual total of over 35,000 horse races and 38,000 greyhound events, taking place at over 170 racecourses across five continents. All racing content is supplied as an end-to-end solution including live streamed pictures, data, commentary, on-screen graphics with betting triggers along with an extensive range of markets and prices.

This delivery of profitable short-form content throughout the day offers a betting event every three minutes, with the BetConstruct agreement further boosting the ever-growing number of leading operators that benefit from SIS’ revenue-boosting services.

Andy Kelly, Commercial Manager (UK & Europe) at SIS, said: “We’ve been extremely open that SIS has a strategic goal of strengthening its partnerships with platforms and distributors. BetConstruct has an excellent global reach that allows for significantly more operators worldwide to have access to the best racing products on the market. It has also been a pleasure working with the BetConstruct team and I am looking forward to a long and successful partnership.”

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Kwalee Reaches One Billion Mobile Games Installs Milestone

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Kwalee, a leading global game developer and publisher, is ecstatic to announce that its mobile app games portfolio has reached the much-anticipated milestone of 1 billion installs. This achievement is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire Kwalee team, partners and the support of its loyal players. Kwalee games have been downloaded on every continent – even Antarctica.

Founded in 2011, Kwalee has become the leader of hypercasual mobile game development in the UK, and its success prompted the company to open studios in India, China, and Portugal. It has consistently delivered fun and innovative titles such as Draw it, Teacher Simulator, and Airport Security. Kwalee has over 45 chart-topping games, and with over 200 million installs last year alone, it has accelerated towards the 1 billion install milestone.

Kwalee CEO, David Darling CBE, says, “We’re elated to reach this milestone. As a founder of Kwalee and someone with a long history in the games industry, it’s incredibly rewarding to see us reach this level of success. I’ve always been passionate about creating games that bring joy and entertainment to people, and to have reached one billion installs is a clear indication that we’ve been able to achieve that goal.

We’ve always believed in the potential of mobile games as a medium to connect people from all walks of life. I’m incredibly proud of our team and their work to get us to this point, and I’m excited to still be playing Kwalee games when we hit 2 billion installs.”

First introduced in 2017, Creative Wednesdays was one of the defining innovations that enabled Kwalee to achieve this astronomical success. Team members in all parts of the business are given the freedom to pitch games and share in the profits if they become a success. Every week, in addition to hearing new pitches, the full Kwalee team gathers in person and remotely to share news, trends and play a new game together. This creative culture has helped Kwalee attract top talent, with the team reading tens of thousands of applications a month for its many remote and hybrid vacancies.

In addition to the success of games developed in-house, Kwalee has built a strong community of third-party game developers from around the world. Games such as Rocket Sky, Let’s Be Cops 3D and Build Your Vehicle were all developed by independent studios. They partnered with Kwalee to benefit from industry-leading marketing, monetisation, funding and development guidance from Kwalee’s expert hypercasual and casual teams. Developers are encouraged to sign up to Kwalee’s Publishing Portal to access free coaching and game testing.

Its strong marketing credentials and commitment to collaborate closely with talented game developers have made Kwalee the partner of choice for established and up-and-coming mobile game developers. Over a tenth of its billion installs have come from publishing external developers, with a success rate recognised by industry awards – Kwalee won Publisher of the Year at both the TIGA and Mobile Game Awards in 2022.

On this special occasion, Kwalee thanks its players, developers, and in-house teams who have driven this success. The company is thrilled to continue growing and expanding its community of players and is looking forward to many more years of successful mobile, PC and console game development.

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