Playtech Games Give Away Over £1.2M to Jackpot Winners!

Jul 23, 2012, 05:16 ET from Playtech

LONDON, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Playtech, the international designer, developer and licensor of software and services for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, was thrilled to see two lucky players from the United Kingdom hit huge progressive jackpots while playing the company's popular branded games at licensee


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The first player won the 'Holy Grail Jackpot' from the recently released Spamalot slot game, taking home £692,209.05.  The Spamalot video slot, based on the Monty Python inspired musical, has become a popular choice for players within a very short period of time, reflecting the popularity and appeal to a wide range or player and particularly those in the UK. It features two jackpots, original Monty Python graphics by Terry Gillian, music from the show by Grammy-award winning John Du Prez, and voice recordings of the original London cast.

The second player was playing Marvel's Iron Man video slot when he hit the Ultimate Power Jackpot at an impressive £558,306.01.  Each of Playtech's exclusively licensed Marvel games is linked to four unique Marvel Mystery Progressive Jackpots: Power, Super Power, Extra Power, and Ultimate Power.

Amir Askarov, head of Playtech Casino, said, "Playtech is proud to deliver not only one but two single jackpot prizes of such magnitude through one of our valued licensees -  We take pride in the strong content of our casino games and are delighted to continually offer our players the opportunity to win huge prizes through our expanding games portfolio."

About Playtech

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 listed has some 2,000 employees located in development centres in five 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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Further information

Playtech Ltd
Mor Weizer, Chief Executive
David Mathewson, Chief Financial Officer
c/o Pelham Bell Pottinger
+44 (0)20-7861-3232

SOURCE Playtech