Posted in Casino Reviews, Industry, Promotions August 17, 2017
Sky Live Casino – Powered by Playtech – Wins EGR Innovation Award for Live Casino
Every year, online casino players and stakeholders converge for the eGaming Review, which serves as the platform to celebrate the latest innovations in online gaming, and cite the contributions of respective stakeholders. The award-giving community also serves as a great platform to see which casinos and technologies have been successful in engaging players, casino members and the community in general. And one of the biggest winners of the awards show is Sky Casino, a leading provider of casino games and sports betting. This year, the Live Casino offering of Sky Casino won the eGaming Review Innovation in Casino award. It’s live casino feature is known for its enhanced omni-channel casino experience, better product features and improved gameplay. The casino brand has won the award, thanks to its significant investments in the field of live casino, including its close collaboration with Playtech, the improvement of its usability features and the overall performance of the live casino environment.
Sky Live Casino – The Background
It was in 2014 that Sky (Bet) Casino has picked Playtech to be its supplier of the Live Casino module. With the agreement signed in August 2014, players and members of the casino are given the opportunity to access Playtech’s full suite of games, including the Live Dealer products. The company also chose Playtech for its Live Casino, which includes the supplier’s live casino and private environment, allowing Sky Bet to capitalize on the technologies and the brand presence of Playtech.
At the recently concluded EGR B2B awards, it was not just Sky Bet that managed to picked up some awards and citations. Even Playtech was considered a winner during the awarding process, picking up five trophies for different categories. Playtech has won as the Multi-Channel Supplier of the Year, the Platform of the Year, the Poker Network of the Year, the Bingo Supplier of the Year and the Poker Software of the Year.
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Sky Casino – Dedicated and Highly Modern Live Casino for Enthusiasts
In the last few years, Sky Casino has been busy investing and building up its live casino offering to compete with some of the best in the market. The company even unveiled its own modern and dedicated Live Casino environment, and this was built within the sprawling studio of Playtech in Riga, Latvia. To come up with its modern and dedicated live casino facility, the company used the digital Roulette wheel, allowing its players to enjoy a truly immersive roulette experience. The live casino environment of Sky Casino is part of the Playtech’s listing of new generation solutions with a strong focus on new technologies. The agreement and partnership between Playtech and Sky allows the casino to access the world’ largest live casino facility, which is home to hundreds of gaming tables and bespoke casino tables. Sky also earned the right and opportunity to access Playtech’s monitoring center and campus that trains Playtech staff and employees.
The award from eGR is not just the award and citation earned by Sky Casino in the last few months. Early this year, the casino was also cited in the recently concluded Playtech Award, which recognizes innovation and excellence among casino operators that run on the Playtech platform. With this award from Playtech, Sky Casino won £50,000, and an exclusive right on a new Playtech game for one month.
In a statement, Shimon Akad of Playtech extended his congratulations, and underscored the investments and the success story of the online casino. He also appreciated the working relationship between the two companies, especially in the delivery of premium live products, as shown in its Live Casino offerings.
Today, the Live Casino offering of Sky Casino easily meets the demands and preferences of many regular casino players and enthusiasts. Sky Casino currently offers Live Roulette, Sky Live Roulette, Live Blackjack, Sky VIP Live Blackjack, Unlimited Live Blackjack, Live Baccarat, Live Casino Hold’em and Live Hi-Lo.