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Sydney-based on-line casino video games maker Lightning Field has strengthened its US footprint with the launch of a choice of its hottest slots with Churchill Downs-owned TwinsSpires in Michigan.
The iGaming content material creator and provider marked its debut within the Nice Lakes State in January when on-line casino-style gaming was licensed there. Lightning Field’s portfolio went dwell in that state through SG Digital and its OpenGaming ecosystem.
The Aussie studio has now launched three of its hottest titles on the domestically licensed TwinSpires on-line casino. The video games that at the moment are out there to the latter’s gamers are Rooster Fox, Lightning Horseman, and Lightning Leopard.
Lightning Field has been dwell within the US market since 2014 when it launched its content material in New Jersey. The corporate debuted its video games in Pennsylvania in November 2020 to additional increase its presence on this profitable house.
However other than supplying its library of video games to real-money iGaming operators, the studio has additionally labored onerous to construct a big presence in North America’s social gaming market. In July 2020, it introduced a partnership with social casino agency Ruby Seven Studios to offer it with entry to a few of its hottest video games. Primarily based in Reno, Nevada Ruby Seven Studios operates a fast-growing community of social gaming websites.
Wanting Ahead to Sharing Video games with Even Extra Michiganders
Commenting on their partnership with TwinSpires, Lightning Field CEO and co-founder Peter Causley mentioned that they’re very happy that their video games “can be that includes with one of many state’s most attention-grabbing and revolutionary digital manufacturers.”
He praised TwinSpires’ proprietor, saying Churchill Downs wants no introduction to sports activities followers and it’s now “nice to see that its TwinSpires sportsbook and casino model can also be making large impressions.”
Mr. Causley additional famous that Lightning Field, too, has a protracted heritage within the US market and their video games are “beloved by plenty of Individuals.” He additionally identified that they’re wanting ahead to sharing them to much more on-line casino gamers from Michigan.
Churchill Downs VP iGaming Richard Sagman mentioned that they’re excited in regards to the alternative their partnership with Lightning Field presents because the studio produces “good high quality video games that our clients will get pleasure from.”
TwinSpires is Churchill Downs’ not too long ago rebranded digital gaming and sports activities betting arm. The casino and racetrack operator beforehand used the model for its on-line horse betting operations however introduced earlier this yr that it could exchange its BetAmerica operation.
As a part of the continuing rebrand, Churchill Downs mentioned it could rename all of its sportsbooks and iGaming operations in Colorado, Indiana, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania within the first half of the yr. The corporate not too long ago celebrated one other milestone because it launched a cell and on-line TwinSpires sportsbook within the newly opened Tennessee market.