LONDON, October 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Playtech, the international designer, developer and licensor of software and services for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, is thrilled to announce the biggest prize in Gladiator Jackpot history of €2,374,847.22 to a lucky winner from the United Kingdom.
The lucky player has won the enormous prize while playing the company's popular Gladiator Jackpot Slot at Winner.com, demonstrating once again why Playtech's networked progressive slots are so popular and is the go-to place for huge wins.
The Gladiator Jackpot Slot has become a players' favourite in a very short period of time featuring clips from the blockbuster movie, great artwork and exciting features such as the Coliseum Bonus and the Gladiator Jackpot Bonus. In this feature players are presented with 9 helmets of different prize values which are coloured in gold, silver or bronze. Revealing nine gold helmets wins the Gladiator Progressive Jackpot.
Amir Askarov, Playtech's Head of Casino, commented, "I congratulate the lucky player on this astonishing jackpot win on Gladiator Jackpot. Playtech is honored to offer players prizes on this scale through our highly valued licensee - Winner.com. We take pride in the strong content and features of our slots and jackpots and are delighted to continually offer our players the opportunity to win huge prizes through our expanding games portfolio."
Playtech develops unified software platforms and content for the online and land-based gaming industry, together with providing a range of ancillary services such as marketing, hosting and CRM services.
The Group's capabilities enable the delivery of an integrated software or turnkey solution, with players accessing online, broadcast, mobile and server-based gaming terminals through a single account.
New licensees include existing online operators upgrading or diversifying their offering, land-based casino groups, government sponsored entities such as lotteries, and new entrants making their online gaming debut, particularly in newly-regulated markets.
Founded in 1999, Playtech is listed on the London Stock Exchange and has over 3,000 employees located in eleven countries. Its leading gaming applications include casino, poker, bingo, sports betting, live, mobile and social gaming, casual and fixed odds games.
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For further information contact:
Playtech Ltd Mor Weizer, Chief Executive Officer Ron Hoffman, Chief Financial Officer +44(0)20-7861-3232 c/o Pelham Bell Pottinger +44(0)1624-645954 Adam Kay, Head of Investor Relations Pelham Bell Pottinger David Rydell / Olly Scott / Guy +44(0)20-7861-3232 Scarborough