LAS VEGAS, Sept. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - NYX Gaming Group (NYX), a market leading content and technology supplier to lotteries, casinos and gaming operators across the globe, is pleased to announce it was awarded as the Digital Gaming Innovator at the 2016 Global Gaming Awards held in Las Vegas on September 26th, 2016.
For consideration in this highly competitive category, judges select companies that are leading the way in meeting the ever-growing demands and expectations of discerning digital players. The award celebrates the passion, expertise and creativity required to offer the very best content that the online arena has to offer.
NYX won the award specifically for its online slot, "Witch Pickings", which introduced industry-unique bonus features and has been a top performing game since its launch earlier this year. Behind the highly immersive slot game is a bonus engine that offers a variety of mix-and-match feature combinations, providing players remarkable levels of control over their game play. Through the introduction of a new Achievements feature along with top scores tracking, "Witch Pickings" was specially crafted to appeal to a growing audience of younger players.
NYX Gaming Group CEO, Matt Davey commented, "To be acknowledged by the industry for our commitment to innovation in digital gaming is an honour. This award is a testament to our constant evolution of new gaming content that meets the emerging needs of our customers. By providing solutions that appeal to an ever-changing player-base, we will continue to provide operators with the very best gaming content, and a distinctive player experience."
NYX Gaming Group was also recognized as runner up in the categories of Digital Industry Supplier and North America Executive of the Year in recognition of NYX CEO Matt Davey.
NYX is featuring its leading end-to-end digital gaming content at Booth 4023 at G2E Las Vegas September 27 – 29.
About NYX Gaming Group Limited
NYX Gaming Group Limited is a leading digital gaming provider headquartered in Las Vegas, USA with a staff of more than 1,000 employees based in over a dozen countries across Europe, North America, Asia, and Australia. The Company provides one of the world's largest portfolios of leading content and technology to some of the foremost gaming operators, lotteries and casinos across the globe. NYX also has one of the broadest distribution bases in the industry with over 200 unique customers and the widest portfolio of content available from their own global studios and broad partner network. The diversified game catalogue delivers content across web and mobile formats, focusing on Bingo, Casino, Lottery and Sportsbook verticals.
NYX Gaming Group was honored in one of the most competitive categories with the 2016 Best Platform Supplier award at the iGaming North America Awards (iGNA) – a testament to NYX's commitment to innovation and product development. NYX's Open Gaming System (OGS™) was also recently named 2016 Platform of the Year in acknowledgement of its position as the industry's market-leading gaming offering, which allows licensees to leverage the best-of-breed multi-vendor casino content from around the world.
NYX Gaming Group Limited is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol (TSXV: NYX).
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For further information: Kevin Vonasek, Chief Product Officer Americas, NYX Gaming Group, Phone: (617) 335-1690, Email: [email protected]