Third Party Licensing Deals
Just like most online casino software developers, NetEnt has also signed licensing deals with popular brands to create amazing games. The collaboration with Universal Studios brought to life popular slots like Frankenstein, Scarface and Creature from the Black Lagoon. NetEnt also sealed a deal with South Park Digital Studios to create the popular slot South Park and its sequel South Park: Reel Chaos. NetEnt in cooperation with 20th Century Fox has also created the popular video slot Aliens that has amazing 3D graphics.
NetEnt is first and foremost online casino software provider offering online casino platform compatible with Windows and Mac. At NetEnt-powered casinos players can play both downloadable and instant play games. In addition, casino games are also offered on live dealer and mobile NetEnt platforms. The live casino platform is fully integrated into the Casino Module and it offers true land based gaming experience. NetEnt Touch platform, on the other hand, is developed for Windows, iOS and Android and it is optimized for full screen. The platform is built on HTML5 technology.
Progressive Network and Big Winners
The progressive network from NetEnt is comprised of three progressive jackpot games namely Mega Fortune, Arabian Nights and Hall of Gods. The other jackpot games are local to each casino operator.
The progressives have made many millionaires over the years and they are quite generous. The biggest one is the pooled Mega Fortune jackpot slot which still holds the world’s first and second biggest online casino progressive jackpot wins. In January 2013 a slot player from Finland managed to bag an amazing €17.8 million by spinning the Mega Fortune wheel. The same game paid out whopping €11.7 million to a young man from Norway in September 2011. In fact, the third biggest jackpot win at an online casino is €8.6 million on another NetEnt pooled jackpot game, Arabian Nights.
Innovations, Awards and Milestones
NetEnt has brought fourth many innovations in the online casino gaming industry, especially in game features. For example, some games like the Frankenstein slot come with linking wilds that have big bankroll boasting potential. Furthermore, the company has reached a couple of milestones over the years. One of it is biggest online casino game payout in history.
The excellence of the software provider has been much appreciated and no wonder why it has collected many awards in the past couple of years. For instance, for the 4th year running, NetEnt received more honors at the 2014 EGR B2B Awards than any other software supplier; it collected the awards of the Mobile Supplier of the Year, the RNG Supplier of the Year, the Slot Provider of the Year and the Live Casino Supplier of the Year.