LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamblit Gaming, the leading publisher for real-money and skill-based gaming in mobile and land based casinos, today announced an exclusive partnership with Halfbrick Studios, an Australia based videogame developer, to bring award winning mobile phenomenon Jetpack Joyride to land based casinos. Halfbrick Studios, creators of the massively popular Fruit Ninja that has reached over 1 billion downloads, will work closely with Gamblit Gaming to enhance the Jetpack Joyride experience with real-money gaming elements while maintaining the core gameplay that has led to its international success. The high flying adventure game, Jetpack Joyride with an astounding 350 million downloads and 14 million monthly active users will get gamblified and hit casino floors in late 2017 on Gamblit's TriStation™ game machine.
"We have great respect for Halfbrick Studios, so we are thrilled to be partnering with one of the world's greatest game developers to bring one of their most beloved games to casinos," said Darion Lowenstein, Chief Marketing Officer, Gamblit Gaming of the landmark partnership. "I've been playing Jetpack Joyride for years, and adding real-money wagering makes dodging missiles while wearing bullet-powered jetpacks even more fun and exciting by raising the stakes."
"We were really impressed with Gamblit's vision for a real-money, physical casino game for Jetpack Joyride." Said Sam White, VP Entertainment & Licensing, Halfbrick Studios. "The skill-based casino category is an exciting new space and we are confident Gamblit will do the best job possible in taking the thrill of Jetpack Joyride to even more players in a very unique way."
As the leading innovator of real money and skill gaming, Gamblit Gaming develops and publishes a wide variety of games that bring a casual, arcade sense of fun and skill into the casino market. Gamblit Gaming also works closely with game developers to gamblify and publish their games into new markets, tapping into the lucrative revenue streams of real money mobile gaming and land-based casinos. Gamblit Gaming provides all of the technology, gambling expertise, operations, account management, security, gambling licenses, regulations and compliance elements needed. The company also helps casino operators deliver a new entertainment experience to not only attract new players, but retain existing users. Through Gamblit Gaming, casino operators can compete on innovation while driving growth and revenue.
For more information on Gamblit Gaming and their partners, please visit: www.gamblitgaming.com.
About Gamblit Gaming:
Gamblit Gaming is the leading publisher of real money and skill gaming in video games, enabling a wide range of game genres to accommodate gambling experiences at land based casinos worldwide. Gamblit's platform provides all essential regulated technology, customer operations, and licenses; freeing up game developers, publishers, and casino operators to focus on making the best possible game experience for their players. Founded with the goal of bridging the gap between video games and casinos, Gamblit's executive team has deep roots in both industries.
About Halfbrick Studios:
Halfbrick is a mobile game development studio based in Brisbane, Australia that has generated 1.5 billion downloads of its games to date. Founded in 2001, it has developed many popular games across mobile and digital platforms including Fruit Ninja (iOS and Android), Jetpack Joyride (iOS, Android, PlayStation 4) and Fish Out of Water (iOS and Android). For further information, please visit halfbrick.com and follow on Twitter, YouTube or Facebook.
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