NextGen Games to Launch on PokerStars New Jersey
Leading digital gaming supplier, NYX Gaming Group, has launched a selection of their NextGen games on the PokerStars New Jersey site. The games were soft launched on Monday, March 21, 2016 and will become available for PokerStars customers in New Jersey.
“It’s great to see PokerStars launching in New Jersey with over 20 titles from our studio NextGen,” announced Matt Davey, CEO of NYX Gaming Group. “This is part of the six-year licensing agreement with Amaya that we signed in Q3 2015 which includes a minimum annual payment of CAD$12 million to NYX for the first three years. PokerStars is without doubt, one of the most respected and established gaming brands in the world and I’d like to wish their team all the best for a successful launch next week.”
This is the first release in a series of releases that have been planned for PokerStars in New Jersey with the aim to give players access to a wide range of game titles. The games in this launch includes titles such as An Evening with Holly Mason, Irish Eyes II, Judge Dredd and King Kong – Island of Skull Mountain.
“We’re delighted to announce our go-live in New Jersey with PokerStars who complement a roster of premium, regulated operators licensing content via NYX,” commented David Johnson, Commercial Director at NYX Gaming Group. “With over 650 games and 170 customers worldwide, NYX Gaming Group boasts the widest distribution network of real money wagering slots games in industry.”
Sam Hobcraft, Director of Casino at PokerStars added that Nextgen games have proved to be particularly popular among their players in Europe and they are excited to be able to offer these games to their New Jersey-based customers as well.
April 16, 2017