Evolution Gaming has signed a nationwide agreement to provide live as game show-style and table games to patrons of BetMGM. The agreement also covers the affiliated brands’ Party Casino and Borgata Online in New Jersey.
Evolution will work together with BetMGM to ensure that Evolution Gaming is among the first providers in the Pennsylvania and Michigan markets; Evolution plans to launch new live broadcast gaming studios in those states.
The agreement will expand the existing live casino games delivered by Ezugi for BetMGM in New Jersey; Ezugi merged with Evolution Gaming in January 2019.
Vice President of Gaming for BetMGM, Matthew Sunderland, commented, “BetMGM was put together with a very clear objective, to be the leader of online gaming and sports betting in the United States. As the innovator and undisputed leader in Live Casino studios for online gaming, Evolution is an ideal fit for us. Evolution offers everything BetMGM needs to enable our brands to provide a rich, world-class live gaming experience online, across the US. Evolution’s new state launches are very much in line with our own. Evolution is right for building on our current leadership position in New Jersey gaming.”
Chief Executive Officer at Evolution Gaming Malta, Johan Nordstrom, stated, “We’re honored to have been chosen by BetMGM to partner with them in the fast-developing live gaming market in the US. This is a natural expansion of our current relationship with GVC Holdings’ brands.”
About Evolution Gaming
Evolution Gaming develops, produces, and licenses live casino games to gaming operators. Since its beginning in 2006, Evolution has grown into a leading provider with more than 300 operators gaming operators using Evolution services. The company currently employs around 8,000 people in broadcast studios across Europe and North America.
Evolution Gaming’s studios are colorful and engaging, staffed by friendly, attractive, and professional dealers and entertainers. Among the live casino games provided by Evolution include roulette, baccarat, poker, blackjack, and real money, game show-style games.
The Game Shows put entertainment front and center; these games blur the boundaries between show and game. The games are so entertaining that players enjoy watching them just as much as they would a game show on TV. But better yet, players can take part right from their mobile device.
Live casino games are the next best thing to going to a land-based casino in Atlantic City or Las Vegas, with all the excitement and engaging, personal interaction.
BetMGM is a world-class, market leader in sports betting and online gaming. Based in New Jersey, BetMGM was created in 2018 by a joint venture between MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings.
Using GVC’s state-of-the-art proprietary technology and US-license, BetMGM offers online gaming and sports betting through market-leading brands including not only BetMGM, but also PartyPoker. The company also has exclusive access to MGM Resort’s U.S. land-based casinos and sportsbooks, major poker tournaments, in addition to the online gaming businesses.
About GVC Holdings
GVC Holdings PLC is among the world’s largest online gaming and sports betting companies, operating both online and retail facilities. GVC Holdings owns a complete portfolio of well-established brands, including the sports betting brands Coral, Bwin, Crystalbet, Ladbrokes, Eurobet, and Sportingbet. The company also owns gaming brands that include Foxy Bingo, CasinoClub, Gala, PartyCasino, Gioco Digitale, and PartyPoker.
GVC Holdings also owns proprietary technology serving all of its core products, in addition to its operations providing services to the third-party casino and online sportsbook operators.
Once GVC acquired Ladbrokes Coral Group in 2018, it is now the biggest high street sportsbook in the UK, with more than 3,500 retail sportsbooks. GVC is incorporated on the Isle of Man, and is licensed in more than 20 countries, across five continents.