Contagious Signs Deal With Microgaming to Distribute Goal Time Though Quickfire
August 4, 2015 (Source: Marketwired) — NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE US OR THROUGH US NEWSWIRE SERVICES
Contagious Gaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CNS) (“Contagious Gaming”or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that through its wholly owned subsidiary Contagious Sports Limited (“Contagious Sports“) it has entered into a non-exclusive worldwide distribution agreement with Microgaming Networks (“Microgaming“) to integrate Goal Time into its Quickfire gaming platform (the “Distribution Agreement“). The Distribution Agreement enables Contagious Gaming to expand Goal Time into new territories and benefit from Quickfire’s extensive portfolio of over 300 brands. The Distribution Agreement provides Microgaming’s Quickfire customers with access to Goal Time, the world’s first in-play, pari-mutuel, sports betting platform.
Peter Glancy, CEO of Contagious Gaming says, “This agreement with Microgaming is an exciting and significant step forward and will assist in expanding our distribution of Goal Time with new gaming partners into new territories around the world. This will drive additional liquidity into Goal Time and continue to establish Goal Time as the first in-play soccer lottery with a chance to win £100,000 during every live soccer match hosted.”
Neill Whyte, Quickfire spokesperson, comments: “Microgaming is committed to building successful and effective relationships through Quickfire. We have never offered a product like Goal Time before. It is an exciting new sports game that will create enormous interest with both our sports and gaming operators alike.”
About Quickfire, powered by Microgaming
Quickfire, powered by Microgaming, is a versatile, hassle free and unique gaming experience for both operator and player. Suitable for all gaming clients, Quickfire offers fast and seamless integration into any existing system and covers all platforms including casino, poker, bingo, live dealer and mobile. In addition, operators can choose from a huge core suite of over 400 tried and tested, premium content proven winners, with free constant quality product updates, new games every month, and access to blockbuster slots and licensed products such as Thunderstruck and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider™.
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Microgaming developed the first true online casino in 1994 it has been breaking records and breaking new ground in the pursuit of original gaming content ever since. It is the developer of thousands of unique, genre-defining Casino, Mobile, Poker, Bingo and Land-based games, Microgaming hosts the largest Progressive Jackpot Network in the world. Its products include Live Dealer, Sportsbook, Business Solutions and Quickfire. Microgaming is an award winning company the leader in player protection and responsible gaming. And through numerous social initiatives, not least the Microgaming Health & Care Trust, it is a pillar of its local community on the Isle of Man. Step into Microgaming’s world at www.microgaming.co.uk.
About Contagious Gaming
Contagious Gaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CNS) is a rapidly emerging developer of unique and engaging software solutions for regulated gaming and lottery operators around the world. The Company is currently focused on deploying its first-to-market lottery-style sports betting platform in the United Kingdom and its proprietary digital instant lottery content in United States and other international jurisdictions. Contagious Gaming’s sports betting platform is the first sports betting system to allow players to chase a dynamic jackpot live during Premier League soccer matches. The Company is a first mover in the roll-out of digital instant lottery content in the United States. For more information on Contagious Gaming please visit www.contagiousgaming.com.
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