Core Gaming and Sky Bet agree table games deal

10 February 2014

HTML5 and tablet casino games developer Core Gaming has agreed a deal to produce a suite of table games for Sky Betting and Gaming, the online gaming subsidiary of UK pay-television broadcaster BSkyB.

The first game to be launched under the partnership is Sky Roulette, a title that focuses on the classic roulette format and utilises Core Gaming’s latest HTML5 framework in order to boost user experience on mobile devices.

The game also features a fully rendered 3D wheel and simulated ball drops with a bespoke physics engine, as well as release process, a unique game element Core Gaming clams will “heighten” game play.

“The game will be one of the first truly multi-channel deliveries another achievement that confirms Core’s place at the forefront of the Development sector,” Core Gaming chief commercial officer Mark Rehorst-Smith said.

“The finished product has exceeded all expectations; from its innovative bet placement mechanism, to its fully rendered 3D wheel with bespoke physics engine.”

Samuel Downey, head of casino and games at Sky Vegas, added: “With the launch of Sky Roulette, we are truly ‘productising’ the roulette experience for players.

“By tracking every in game action, we will continue to evolve the product to ensure it remains the best roulette experience in the market.”

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