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R. Franco Digital launches TimeLab

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Time travelling caper latest release from Spain’s legendary gaming company

R. Franco Digital, R. Franco Group’s digital division, has announced the launch of its latest slot, TimeLab.

Following a highly successful debut at ICE London, the title is now available for R Franco’s worldwide operator network, including Wanabet, the company’s online betting and gaming platform.

The 5×3, 30-payline title takes players on an epic adventure through the ages, encountering a range of exhilarating wilds, respins, and bonuses along the way.

The first iteration in its new time-travelling series, featuring the hugely popular Dr. Random, R. Franco Digital’s character has cracked time travel after years of calculations, dozens of failed attempts and thousands of tons of sandwiches.

Fantastically versatile, Dr. Random’s time travelling capers offer operators the chance to provide an entirely new series of gaming exploits across multiple adventures to ensure they always have their players coming back for more.

The multi-lingual game also boasts a user-friendly design optimised for web and mobile, ensuring players can enjoy the game’s immersive theme, including inviting characters wherever they are.

Commenting on its latest launch, R. Franco Digital’s Commercial Director, Mario Benito, said:

“We wanted to create a character that we could use again and again in a series of related slot titles. With Dr. Random and his time machine there really are no boundaries for our game designers as they can go to any place in the world at any time in history, past present or future.”

“I am delighted that TimeLab’s debut has been so successful, with its unique theme, engaging features and an easy-to-use interface, it’s no surprise to see that the game is proving a hit with players and partners alike. Expect plenty more episodes in the Dr. Random series!”

  1. Franco Group’s ambitious plans for 2020 include an exciting roadmap for international expansion, with the company already present in over 50 countries and employing more than 300 professionals.

Consolidated in 2017, its digital division R. Franco Digital is a leading provider of global gaming solutions and the first gaming platform to be regulated in Spain.

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Team Vitality Launches in India

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Team Vitality, the leading esports teams in Europe, today officially announces the launch of its India operations. The expansion sees Team Vitality plant roots in Mumbai, and partner with some of the biggest content creators in India, including YouTube sensation Nischay Malhan. The organisation first raised the prospect of a significant presence in India earlier this year, and launched its Indian social media last month. Today marks the reveal of Team Vitality’s first plans for the expansion, as it furthers its commitment to the growth of esports and gaming in the region.

Team Vitality’s immediate focus is on building its local presence and community in order to establish a deeper connection with its fans in India. Team Vitality has partnered with gaming content creators Nischay Malhan, Rachit Yadav, Nitin Chougale and Saloni Kandalgaonkar whose respective YouTube channels i.e. Live Insaan, Rachitroo, Classified YT, and Mili kya Mili, have a combined following of 1 crore (10 million). The content creators will host a variety of engaging events and contests across their social media channels, as well as on Team Vitality India’s Facebook and Instagram pages.

Following Team Vitality’s first move into the Indian gaming space, the organisation is committed to creating a purely competitive branch in 2021, with the ambition of becoming the best esports organization in the region. Further details on the competitive expansion will be revealed soon, following the initial launch which will see the team build a robust foundation and community in India.

Headquartered in Paris, France, Team Vitality is home to eight top performing teams across nine games, and over 50 athletes from 13 nationalities. With its presence in India, Team Vitality is poised to help the country’s gaming enthusiasts unlock their competitive potential. Team Vitality’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CG:GO) roster recently took the No.1 position in HLTV World rankings, establishing themselves as the best team in the world. The organisation is one of only ten teams in the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) franchise and reached the World Championship in 2018, and its Rocket League team won the 2019 World Championship. In addition, Team Vitality is partnered with mainstream brands across an array of industries such as Red Bull, Corsair, adidas, Renault, etc.

CEO of Team Vitality, Nicolas Maurer, speaking on the occasion said, “Team Vitality constantly strives to build winning teams on the international stage. Our entry into India is a big milestone for us and part of our endeavour to conquer the world of esports. Our mission here is to not just build professional teams but to also make ourselves the most aspirational esports brand in the country. We’re very keen to engage with our fans in India via our content creators before competing in the biggest local tournaments with our incoming professional teams.”

Amit Jain, Principal of the Rewired.gg, venture fund that has invested €34 into Team Vitality, commented, “We believe that esports is one of the world’s fastest growing industries today with India having a huge untapped base of gaming talent just waiting to be discovered. The continuous success of Team Vitality promises a huge opportunity for growth in this market. We are well on our way to building one of the world’s first billion-dollar esports teams.”

Randall Fernandez, General Manager, Team Vitality India, commented, “This is an interesting time to enter India and the arrival of Team Vitality is welcomed with great optimism and excitement. With professional esports significantly picking up in India, our approach will include finding new talent at a grassroots level and offering them the opportunity to join Team Vitality. We will then focus on bringing their performance up to the standard of our global esports athletes, not least at our world-class V.Hive HQ in Paris and our resident training facilities at the Stade de France.  Expect to see new Indian esports stars winning tournaments as part of Team Vitality very soon.”

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Stefan Lundborg leaves the Board of Directors at Kindred Group

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Stefan Lundborg has informed Kindred Group that he will resign from his role as non-executive Director at Kindred Group with immediate effect.

Kindred Group’s non-executive Director Stefan Lundborg has informed the company that he will resign from his role as non-executive Director at Kindred Group with immediate effect. The resignation is related to Stefan Lundborg being investigated for insider crime by the Swedish Economic Crime Authority (SECA). Kindred does not have further information at this time and is fully cooperating with the Public Prosecutor and the SECA in their investigations.

“The resignation of Stefan Lundborg was unavoidable considering the investigation against him by the Swedish Economic Crime Authority. The Board would like to emphasize that no other representatives of the company have been served any suspicion of misconduct and neither is the company itself under any suspicion”, comments Anders Ström, Chairman of the Board at Kindred Group.

Additional information will be provided to the market when required, however no further comments will be given as long as the investigation is ongoing.

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LEGO®DUPLO® WORLD joins AppGallery to bring iconic learn and play experiences to millions of Huawei users

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Huawei, the leading global technology company, is delighted to announce the launch of LEGO® DUPLO® WORLD on AppGallery. LEGO® DUPLO® WORLD is a multi-award-winning app with over 13 million downloads globally. Within the EduTech and Pre-school segment, it’s popular with both children and parents alike and is an excellent example of how to tie learning and fun together.

LEGO® DUPLO® WORLD is developed by StoryToys, a subsidiary of Touch Press, to be fun, spark curiosity and support children’s development through creative play such as construction (building), exploration (discovery) and role-play (storytelling) using 3D LEGO® DUPLO® bricks.

Huawei is excited to help to bring this iconic title and world to AppGallery, strengthening an already healthy foundation of kids apps. LEGO® DUPLO® WORLD brings something truly unique and thrilling to help children explore, learn and develop. It also helps create family moments that last forever.

LEGO® DUPLO® WORLD is available on AppGallery today. The app is launching in over twenty languages. It is free to download and has additional content available to purchase.

Huawei AppGallery and StoryToys are looking forward to seeing you all have fun, build, learn and make memories.

 

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