Microgaming are to introduce esports to its diverse portfolio of games thanks to a collaboration with esports betting and gaming extraordinaire Unikrn.
The new combination of casino and esports will further enhance Microgaming’s portfolio of games and provide it’s global audience with an exciting groundbreaking product.The new concept allows players to place secure bets on some of the biggest games including Rocket League and War Zone (Call of Duty), Street Fighter, Mortal Combat and many more.Rahul Sood formerly CEO at Microgaming Ventures, left the role in pursuit of creating an unprecedented product and so Unikrn Virtual was born. Unikrn develop exclusive content with a view to change the betting landscape, Rahul said “ With our Microgaming partnership, I’m excited to access Microgamings’s network and global reach.”
The collection of esport matches and bespoke content are created and played by some of the most competitive in the history of gaming including the world famous Chinese-American fighting game player Justin Wong. Justin Wong has to date won the most Evolution Championship Series of titles and eight Marvel Vs Capcom series.COO at Unikrn Andrew Vouris adds, “ Unikrn Virtual is the solution to the singlemost foundational issue facing bookmakers today, even in the fast world of esports, content gaps can wreck havoc on bettor engagement. For bettors who want engaging, 24/7 options, Unikrn Virtual is the only option.” Commercial Director at Microgaming Leon Thomas commented, “ Microgaming has a rich history of product innovation and development, and we are contstantly exploring new avenues to deliver unique content that raises the bar of entertainment. Unikrn has a strong reputation for delivering innovative esports gaming experiences that that captures the attention of players around the world, and we firmly believe the addition of their esports product will allow us to bring something special to the market.”