LONDON, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Playtech, the international designer, developer and licensor of software and
services for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, is
very pleased to announce that all its Live games are now available
across all mobile platforms including Native and HTML5.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120515/531552 )
This announcement represents an industry breakthrough as Playtech
pioneers the mobile arena for Live games as the only company which
offers all its Live games on all mobile devices. These range from
entry-levels mass market models to the latest high-end smartphones and
tablets, including iPhone, iPad and Android. Players can choose to
either download games Apps or play instantly on Mobile Web via links,
enabling users to enjoy a constant flow of live entertainment wherever
Aviv Nankin, Playtech's Head of Live, commented, "I believe this
enhanced level of accessibility definitely takes Playtech's Live games
to the next level. As the mobile trend continues to grow the ability to
tap into this market via both Native and HTML5 platforms provides
operators with additional ways to attract and retain players. By
enabling operators to offer players Live games anytime and anywhere,
Playtech transforms the capabilities of on-the-go gaming in all markets
throughout Europe and Asia, providing its licensees with a strong
competitive advantage. I am certain this innovation will benefit our
licensees' bottom line."
Playtech (http://www.playtech.com) develops unified software platforms and content for the online and
land-based gaming industry, together with providing a range of
ancillary services such as marketing, hosting and CRM services.
The Group's capabilities enable the delivery of an integrated software
or turnkey solution, with players accessing online, broadcast, mobile
and server-based gaming terminals through a single account.
New licensees include existing online operators upgrading or
diversifying their offering, land-based casino groups, government
sponsored entities such as lotteries, and new entrants making their
online gaming debut, particularly in newly-regulated markets.
Founded in 1999, Playtech is listed on the London Stock Exchange and has
over 3,000 employees located in 11 countries. Its leading gaming
applications include casino, poker, bingo, sports betting, live, mobile
and social gaming, casual and fixed odds games.
For further information:
Mor Weizer, Chief Executive Officer
Ron Hoffman, Chief Financial Officer
c/o Pelham Bell Pottinger
Adam Kay, Head of Investor Relations
Pelham Bell Pottinger
David Rydell / Olly Scott / Guy Scarborough