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Dreamtech Gaming joins growing YGS Masters

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Artistic studio joins forces with Yggdrasil to deliver Asian-focused content; sixth studio to participate in rapidly expanding content curation initiative

 

 Yggdrasil has announced that Dreamtech Gaming will be the latest member of its flagship YGS Masters programme, an invitation-only, semi-open platform where Yggdrasil curates, develops and distributes content from the world’s leading independent games studios.

Dreamtech Gaming has been operating for two years and is based in Malta with offices in Asia and Australia. Led by a team of experienced industry professionals, Dreamtech focuses on combining detailed design with well-balanced gameplay in all its slots.

The partnership will see Dreamtech develop titles with a distinctly Asian theme, and through the deal, also gain access to BOOST®, Yggdrasil’s collection of proprietary in-game promotional tools.

Yggdrasil’s YGS Masters programme now has six studio partners, with Dreamtech joining AvatarUX, 4ThePlayer, Fantasma, Rabcat and Northern Lights as members of the innovative programme. The first YGS Masters game, Niagara Falls, is expected in Q2 2019.

Stuart McCarthy, Head of Studio Partnerships at Yggdrasil, said: “We are delighted to welcome Dreamtech Gaming to the YGS Masters family. Their unique take on Asian-themed content will perfectly complement our studio’s growing portfolio.

“The addition of Dreamtech to our burgeoning platform is consistent with our strategy to become the best global content publisher in the market, and we look forward to continuing to grow YGS Masters.”

Thomas Lu, at Dreamtech Gaming, said: “We are very excited to be joining YGS Masters, which is rapidly developing a reputation as the industry-leading content curation programme.

“It gives us a unique opportunity to combine our state-of-the-art graphics and design with Yggdrasil’s market leading tools and strong market outreach.

“We can’t wait to introduce our upcoming games to all future partners and look forward to a long and fruitful partnership with Yggdrasil.”

George Miller started his career in content marketing and has started working as an Editor/Content Manager for our company in 2016. George has acquired many experiences when it comes to interviews and newsworthy content becoming Head of Content in 2017. He is responsible for the news being shared on multiple websites that are part of the European Gaming Media Network.

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Leading Operator Betzest goes live with Evolution Gaming

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Betzest just launched the full suite of Evolution online gaming content into their portfolio.

Betzest expand their offering in a new partnership with Evolution Gaming which will give their players opportunity to access to Evolution’s full range of mainstream and VIP Live Casino games including Roulette, Baccarat, Blackjack, progressive jackpots and a variety of poker variants.

The leading casino and sportsbook operator Betzest, is experiencing rapid growth since its launch in 2018.

Today Betzest has more than 50 employees across four offices all committed to delivering amazing player experiences on each of their verticals, partnering with top providers of only the highest quality.

Marius Filip, Founder/CMO at Betzest, said: “In a highly competitive sector we listened to requests of our players and we are very happy to straighten our Live Casino vertical and bring established Evolution Gaming games into Betzest. With the amazing quality of Evolution games we will offer our players the very best content and we are very excited to see how our Live casino players react to these fantastic games. Stay tuned as we have a few exciting things coming up in the next period of time.”

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Motherwell Joins “Save Our Shirt” Campaign of Paddy Power

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Scottish professional football club Motherwell has signed a sponsorship deal with Paddy Power and joined the “Save Our Shirt” campaign.

Paddy Power will serve as Motherwell’s title sponsor for the 19–20 season, but its logo will not appear on players’ shirts – in line with the new Save Our Shirt initiative.

Motherwell said the deal represents the largest jersey sponsorship in the club’s history.

“We’re delighted to be associated with Paddy Power’s Save Our Shirt campaign. It’s a fantastic achievement by our commercial team to get them on board. Paddy Power are forward thinking and innovative, and it is a mark of how our fan-owned club is perceived in the world that we were able to attract such a high-calibre partner,” Motherwell chairman, Jim McMahon said.

“We’re delighted that Motherwell are joining in the fun for the upcoming campaign and we’ve been impressed with their ability to keep their involvement top secret, despite all the noise of the past week. We’ve been planning this with them for months, and it feels great to finally unveil their involvement and their beautiful home and away kits for next season. We know our place, and it’s not on your shirt,” a Paddy Power spokesperson said.

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Tough Regulatory Dynamics Disrupt the Q2 Results of Betsson

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Betsson AB has reported a 5% year-on-year revenue decline for Q2 2019.

Betsson details a “period of operational adjustments,” in which the company has to accommodate new regulatory enforcements across the markets of Sweden, Norway and the Netherlands.

In Sweden, Betsson has seen one of its licences revoked by regulator Spelinspektionen, while the group has seen further Nordic woes as Norwegian regulator Lottstift implements strict “payment blocking orders” on “unlicensed” gambling operators.

Betsson governance has undertaken significant adjustments related to its Dutch market activities, seeking to meet KSA provisional regulatory requirements in order to obtain its future Netherlands regulated online gambling license.

Year-to-date, Betsson maintains a stable revenue performance at SEK 2.6 billion, however, the group-wide adjustments see its YTD operating EBIT reduced to SEK 452 million, representing a 12% decline on 2018’s SEK 512 million.

“Betsson’s long-term strategy and focus is clear and is not affected by temporary downturns in individual markets. We have a good financial position and a high degree of proprietary technology, which make us strongly positioned in the industry. I am confident in my view of Betsson’s capacity and in our strategic opportunities to pursue long-term profitable business with growth and good margins in regulated markets. We also have a geographical spread that compensates for temporary downturns in individual markets,” Betsson AB Chief Executive Pontus Lindwall said.

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