MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Amaya Gaming Group Inc. (TSX.V: AYA), an entertainment solutions provider for the regulated gaming industry, is set to launch its first mobile and tablet casino games offerings.
Amaya's first mobile casino games offerings will include a selection of its proven slots: The classically designed, Bars & Bells™ which features the ground-breaking Streak Breaker™ feature, the perennial favourite Dragon 8's™ and the very popular 1024 ways Lost Temple™. In addition to the exciting slot action, Blackjack and an assortment of lottery games will round out Amaya's comprehensive mobile offering. These games are also compatible on all mobile platforms, so they can be played on virtually any smart phone and tablet.
In addition to the collection of Amaya's most popular online slots and table games, Amaya will be the first provider to have a tablet version of Live Dealer. Working with the experts at HoGaming, Amaya has taken its superior Live Dealer product consisting of Blackjack, Roulette and Baccarat, to the mobile world. Live Dealer is compatible with all platforms; therefore, players will be able to enjoy the real casino experience from virtually anywhere utilizing any tablet device.
Amaya's mobile casino games will be available in the second quarter, with plans for more best of breed mobile games to be released as part of a phased roll out through 2012.
"Amaya recognizes that mobile gaming is fast becoming a standard as more players demand the convenience of portability in iGaming," states Darcy Krogh, VP of Business Development. "We are excited to be the first provider delivering a mobile Live Dealer product which will complement our comprehensive selection of mobile slots, table games, and lottery games. Combined with our monthly release of quality online casino games, this demonstrates our continued commitment to provide our customers with the best casino games and platform on the market."
About Amaya Gaming Group
Founded in 2004, Amaya Gaming Group Inc. is a technology based gaming provider for the regulated gaming industry. An expansive global organization, present in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia, Amaya is an innovator in the gaming world.
Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Amaya provides a host of services and solutions that range from: online and mobile gaming casino games and platforms, traditional and mobile lotteries, networked electronic gaming systems, hospitality in-room entertainment systems, management systems, content suites, advisory and management services, and integrity monitoring and auditing systems for the regulated gaming markets. For more information please visit www.amayagaming.com or www.amayaonline.com.
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For further information:
Mr. David Baazov
President and Chief Executive Officer
Amaya Gaming Group Inc.
North America: 1-866-744-3122
The Equicom Group
416-815-0700 ext. 261