Online casino site 888 has announced a new partnership with the iGaming software supplier Playtech. 

Under the new partnership, Playtech will add its random number generator (RNG) and live casino gaming services to 888casino. 

Playtech will also include an 888-studio casino in a land-based Latvian casino as part of the deal. 

“New, exciting and engaging gaming experiences” 

Guy Cohen, Senior Vice President and Head of B2C at 888, shared his thoughts on the partnership with Playtech. 

He said:

“At 888, we are constantly looking for partnerships that strengthen our product offering and I believe Playtech’s Live Casino and RNG content will do exactly that. 

“The new games will expand upon our existing suite of games to provide new, exciting, and engaging gaming experiences within a safe and secure environment. 

“I look forward to welcoming Playtech’s content onto 888casino and growing our partnership together.”

Delivering a unique live casino experience 

Besides its online offerings, Playtech will host a studio with 888 branding in its Riga casino. 

The studio in the Latvian capital will include a variety of gaming features. These include the newly-launched Adventures Beyond Wonderland, plus Spin a Win and Live Slots. 

Playtech CEO of Live Casino Edo Haitin also commented on the new Playtech-888 partnership. He had the following to say. 

 “888’s significant investment in, and commitment to, the Live Casino vertical demonstrates just how important an entertainment-led experience is becoming for the modern player. 

“Our partnership comes at a time when we are launching more new games and variants than ever. We’re delighted to be working with a market leader like 888 to deliver an exciting, innovative Live and RNG offering for their players.”

“New and innovative online casino games” 

Playtech Commercial Director Yori Arami believes that the new partnership will 888casino to further-enhance its online casino offerings. 

“The new RNG content agreement means 888 will have access to Playtech’s substantial range of new and innovative online casino games, coming from its strong line-up of game studios. 

“This will include access to Playtech’s branded content including titles such as the Sporting Legends Suite and the recently launched Rubik’s® Cube, all powered by the industry’s most popular progressive jackpots. 

“We look forward to continuing the successful partnership across many markets over the coming years.”

888 operates in a number of global gambling markets, including the UK. 

In recent weeks, online casino operators in the UK have been told by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) to prepare for changes to regulations related to certain slots features. 

From the end of October, regulated operators’ online slots games will need to make their playing experiences less intense. They will also need to show how much each player has won and lost in a single session.