JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- One of America's most beloved game shows is back with the launch of Deal or No Deal, exclusively on VirginCasino.com. This all-new slot game gives fans of the show a fresh and exciting way to enjoy the thrill of Deal or No Deal, anywhere in New Jersey. Developed from the ground up by Gamesys, the leading developer of online slot and casino games, Deal or No Deal is now available to play on desktop and mobile devices. The licensed deal was brokered by Endemol Shine Gaming, a division of series producers Endemol Shine Group, with support from Endemol Shine North America.
"We are delighted to introduce this exciting new slot game exclusively to Virgin Casino players in New Jersey," said Leon Earp, General Manager of Gamesys US, which operates Virgin Casino. "Deal or No Deal is one of the most popular names in entertainment and we look forward to introducing even more new and innovative exclusive content to our players." Visit VirginCasino.com today to sign up and start playing Deal or No Deal today.
"Deal or No Deal is truly a world famous brand that transcends borders and is loved the world over for its unique gameplay and nonstop excitement," said Lee Fenton, Chief Executive Officer of Gamesys. "Our Deal or No Deal slot has been very well received internationally and we're excited to share the fun with players in New Jersey."
Virgin Casino's all-new Deal or No Deal slot game brings all the excitement that fans have come to love from the wildly popular game show to a fun and rewarding online gaming experience. Just like on the iconic series, players have the chance to face off against the banker as they go for the big prize – a progressive cash jackpot which continuously grows with every player's spin.
The progressive jackpot isn't the only way to win big in this innovative slot. Deal or No Deal also has three bonus games – the Banker's Offer, the Mystery Briefcase and the Deal or No Deal Bonus Game. With several rewarding features and a familiar theme, both new players and seasoned veterans alike will feel right at home with this exciting new game.
"It's exciting to be extending our licensing activities with Gamesys in North America where the Deal or No Deal brand will feature on Virgin Casino," said Owain Walbyoff, Managing Director, Endemol Shine Gaming. "It demonstrates how strong the brand's global footprint is and will hopefully help Gamesys maintain their market leading position in New Jersey."
About Virgin Casino
VirginCasino.com has been one of New Jersey's leading online casinos since launching in November 2013. Its partnership with Tropicana Atlantic City Casino & Resort led it to be among the first online casinos approved by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to launch a 24-hour Internet gaming operation in the state. With more than 120 games, wagering on Virgin Casino is only available to online gamers located in New Jersey. For more information, log on to VirginCasino.com.
The Gamesys Group was founded in 2001 by Noel Hayden, Robin Tombs and a small team of developers with the aim of building one of the world's most successful online entertainment businesses. Gamesys created the Jackpotjoy online gaming site, the most popular UK bingo-led brand in the industry. In 2012, the group was chosen by Facebook to become the first company worldwide to launch real cash gaming applications on their platform. Gamesys also runs Virgin Games under a long-term license and partnership arrangement and operates some of the leading gaming sites and apps for other partners including News Corporation, Heart FM, Tropicana Atlantic City and Caesars Casino. Gamesys employs 1,000 people across seven offices, including the US, and continues to show a great track record for growth and player acquisition and retention.
As a GamCare Certified operator, Gamesys takes the issue of responsible gaming extremely seriously and is committed to providing players a safe, fair and enjoyable gaming service with the highest levels of player protection. Come and find out more about us at www.gamesyscorporate.com
About Endemol Shine Group
Endemol Shine Group is a global content powerhouse creating world class content for all platforms. As a producer and distributor, Endemol Shine Group works on a unique local and global axis comprised of 120 companies across more than 30 markets dedicated to creating content that enthralls and inspires across scripted and non-scripted genres; coupled with digital, gaming, and distribution operations.
With iconic hits including Deal or No Deal, Mr. Bean, The Biggest Loser, The Money Drop and many more, Endemol Shine Group produced a total of 733 productions in over 50 languages across 68 territories in 2015, airing on 256 channels around the world.
About Endemol Shine North America
Endemol Shine North America delivers world-class content and compelling storytelling to multiple platforms in the U.S. and across the globe. Endemol Shine North America is part of Endemol Shine Group, the newly launched global content creator, producer and distributor with a diverse portfolio of companies that are behind some of the most prominent hit television formats and series in the world.
Its Endemol Shine Studios division develops and produces original scripted television programming in the U.S. for global exploitation and Endemol Shine Latino oversees all Spanish-language sales and development in both the U.S. and now across all of Latin America. Subsidiary production companies include Authentic Entertainment, Original Media, True Entertainment and 51 Minds Entertainment. In addition, Endemol Shine North America has a strategic partnership with Ryan Seacrest Productions. Learn more about our hit series at http://www.endemolshine.us/
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