World Gaming – World Gaming plc, a global pioneer in I-gaming technologies, announced Knights Inc. has chosen World Gaming 3, the most powerful software package in the I-gaming industry, to launch five new I-gaming web sites targeting the Asian market.
“The Asian market is rapidly expanding and offers a great deal of opportunities for the I-gaming industry,” said Mike Aymong, CEO of World Gaming. “This agreement is the first of many that we expect to reach in this part of the world.”
Knights Inc. has launched versions of www.ecasino365.com, www.esportsbook365.com, www.ebetting365.com www.elottery365.com and www.ebingo365.com, offering Asian visitors a complete suite of casino games, including blackjack, roulette and slots, along with sportsbook wagering, bingo, and lottery games. The agreement includes a phased-in support of cultural dialects in the near future.
The sites offer a 10 percent bonus for new deposits, as well as a unique panic button feature that when pressed will immediately change your computer screen to look like a spreadsheet.
“World Gaming has provided us with the opportunity to establish a significant presence in the Asian market,” said Richard Wheatley, CEO of Knights Inc.
“I am confident that as our relationship with World Gaming develops and our product offerings expand, we will see substantial growth of our business and entry into additional markets.” World Gaming currently powers more than 750 web sites with over 250,000 active accounts worldwide
Boss Signs Licensee, Develops Language Options
Boss Media – Boss Media announces that the Casino Malaysia company has signed an agreement with Elcasino.com NV. This Internet casino will be launched with English and Spanish language versions to attract people especially in South America among others. Elcasino.com has previous experience in the fields of radio and newspaper publishing. The casino is expected to be up and running in the beginning of 2002.
This license sale is Boss Media’s first contract with a South American operator. Peter Bertilsson, CEO of Boss Media says, “South America is a new market with a big potential where the common language is a drive to reach players fast.”
Furthermore, Boss Media has delivered new language versions to its software clients. Atlantic Casino and Dr. Ho will now have access to versions in Mandarin and Cantonese. Both companies are successful in the Asian market and have now decided to offer their gaming customers the opportunity to choose another language when they download the software.
Boss Media now has licensed casinos offering English, German, Swedish, Mandarin and Cantonese casino options, and soon Spanish, Portuguese, French and Italian language casinos will also be offered.
“Asia is a very important market and Mandarin and Cantonese is the most important languages there,” said Bertilsson. He added, “Offering different language versions is another way of penetrating a local market. We have noticed that licensees have had success when they have chosen to launch an Internet casino in another language in the market where they have the closest ties.”
The Boss Media Group is a leading provider of solutions for casino operations on the Internet. Potential licensees are offered a selection of customized client-server systems, an integrated payment system, and the maintenance and administration services necessary for the successful running of an Internet casino.