Evolution Gaming, leading provider of Live Casino solutions, has added to its award-winning Lightning brand with the launch of an exclusive, all-new game called Lightning Dice.
The new release, described as “a simple yet endlessly entertaining dice game with electrifying random multipliers of up to 1000x”, comes just a few weeks after Evolution introduced its Super Sic Bo dice game.
Available on desktop, tablet and smartphone, Lightning Dice is the latest member of Evolution’s Lightning family. It follows the runaway success of Lightning Roulette, which won three Game of the Year awards in 2018. Like Lightning Roulette, Lightning Dice also features an ‘electrifying’ User Interface and is set in a stunning black and gold Art Deco environment.
In Lightning Dice, three standard dice are dropped into a transparent ‘Lightning Tower’ by the game presenter. Camera close-ups then follow the dice as they tumble down through the maze-like sections of the tower. Players simply bet on what the total of the three dice will be when they come to rest at the tower’s base. Players may also bet on all 16 spots at once with the ‘Bet on All’ button.
Central to the game’s lightning theme are RNG-based random multipliers which can multiply winnings by up to 1000x. After betting time has expired, ‘lightning’ strikes between one and several random ‘Lightning Numbers’ on the betting grid. Each of these numbers is then given a random multiplier. If the player has bet on that number, their winnings are multiplied accordingly.
Evolution Chief Product Officer Todd Haushalter said: “Everyone loves dice, plays with dice growing up, and understands how they work, yet there are no fun dice games in the online gaming world. We decided to change that by launching two dice games this year. The first was Super Sic Bo, which has been a runaway success, and now the ‘little sister’ of Lightning Roulette is here, and that is Lightning Dice.”
Haushalter added: “We went out of our way to keep the game simple but highly visual with a giant Lightning Tower where dice come tumbling down to make it possible to win big money. I am really proud of the teams who have worked on this as it is a really special game and is sure to be a smash hit with players!”
Flutter Completes Acquisition of Italian Gaming Operator Sisal
Flutter Entertainment has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Italy’s online gaming operator Sisal. The €1.913 billion deal was first announced in December.
“Flutter is pleased to announce that it has received all necessary regulatory confirmations with respect to the acquisition of Sisal and the transaction completed on 4 August 2022,” the Paddy Power owner said in a statement.
Italy is the second largest regulated gambling market in Europe after the UK, with total estimated gross gaming revenue in 2019 of €19 billion.
The business, which employs about 2500 people and is headquartered in Milan, expects to generate EBITDA of €248m this year.
Flutter said that Sisal has performed strongly since the transaction was announced with year-on-year growth of 58% in revenue to £402m and 51% in EBITDA to £120m during the first half of 2022. It noted that the previous year was impacted by Covid-related retail restrictions.
The company said the deal has been completed using debt facilities agreed at transaction announcement in December, bringing Flutter’s expected weighted average cost of debt to approximately 3.4% for the second half of this year.
AstroPay Appoints Fayyaz Ansari as CFO
AstroPay has appointed Fayyaz Ansari as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Having worked in finance for over 20 years, Fayyaz brings with him a deep understanding of the global payments industry. Prior to joining AstroPay, he was working at Skrill, NETELLER & Income Access (part of Paysafe Group Plc) as CFO of their digital wallet division and board member of their regulated entities. He will be based in the UK with responsibility for overseeing all aspects of AstroPay’s global financial management and activities.
Fayyaz’s extensive leadership experience includes controllership, treasury, financial planning and analysis, tax restructuring, corporate finance, performance management, M&A and strategic planning. He also managed other aspects of the finance function which includes banking, investments, financial systems and was involved in fundraising as well as coordinating efforts for an exit via a trade sale/ IPO.
“I am delighted to welcome Fayyaz to AstroPay where he will undoubtedly make an immediate impact as we aim to become the world’s leading payments platform. His wealth of experience will be essential in implementing our strategic plans to accelerate growth and position AstroPay for the future. Fayyaz and the team will contribute to our mission of providing financial freedom to millions of people worldwide. He is an excellent addition to the AstroPay team and I look forward to working with him in our journey,” Mikael Lijtenstein, CEO of AstroPay, said.
“I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to join AstroPay as the next step in my career. I am excited about working with a team that is passionate about the business, has a clear strategy and always puts customers’ needs first. With its commitment to global expansion, a strong business model, a focus on diversity and proud history, AstroPay is well positioned for extraordinary growth and impact. I believe the company’s unique value proposition and strong foundation will allow the business to grow and execute its vision of making payments much more accessible to customers around the world,” Fayyaz Ansari, CFO of AstroPay, said.
Casinos Market Growth USD 764861.32 million by 2027
A casino is more of a tourist attraction and indoor amusement zone. It offers services in hotels, restaurants, and shopping malls. The majority of the revenue comes from gambling. Casinos are concentrated in certain regions because gambling is illegal in several parts of the world.
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Based on applications
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Key Players in the Casinos Market: –
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- Caesars Entertainment
- Harrington Gaming
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- Boyd Gaming
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