• Microgaming's Prima Networks Gets Romanian License

    12 July 2016

    Primanetworksmicrogaming

    We've recently seen a lot of news about the Romanian online gambling market finally opening up and licenses being awarded. The most recent award has been given to Microgaming's Prima Networks, and it's a class 2 license to operate in Romania. A class 2 license has to do with software distribution and managing the gaming platform itself, which is different than the license to be an actual operator.

    The Quickfire Platform

    The key piece of software that matters the most right now for this transition into Romania is the Quickfire platform. It has a tremendous selection of online slots from Microgaming and a number of other third-party providers. However, it also includes a great selection of table games, video poker and other non-slot titles.

    What makes Quickfire so important is that it can be played in an instant play platform or via mobile, the fastest-growing part of the online gambling industry. It also "plays well with others" and makes it easy for a casino to use the Quickfire platform along with games from other providers that aren't included. Because the current state of the online casino industry is that the newest sites prefer offering titles from several different providers, this platform by Microgaming is what has been getting the most attention from them in the online casino market. Along these lines, there are a handful of operators licensed in Romania who are looking to use the software.

    The Romanian Market

    What's also important to note is that this license granted to the Prima networks can also be used to offer online poker solutions. The Microgaming Poker Network, now known as MPN for short, was previously known as Prima Poker in the past, and it was once considered one of the top three or four networks in the world. While online poker has died off a bit since then, it's still important to note the full implications of entering the Romanian market along these lines. This makes a dozen European markets that Microgaming's software is licensed in, and there will probably be more that come up in the next several months or the next few years as more countries look to regulate the industry.


    Related News

    • 03 June 2018

      Innovative New Poke the Guy Slot Launches from Microgaming

      Whenever a game comes along that stands out in a big way for having gameplay elements that we've never seen before, then it's something that we really sit back and take notice of, especially if it comes from a reputable software developer. This is the case with the most recent title from Microgaming. This new game, Poke the Guy, is all about a giant monster that you're trying to take down by shooting things at him. Gameplay That Stands Out

      Read full article
    • 26 May 2018

      New Frank & Fred Casino Launch Coming Soon

      Every time a new online casino is about to be launched, players always want to know what the site is all about and what they have to offer. In the case of Frank & Fred Casino, they have a lot more to offer players than a somewhat odd name. Everything for this casino is looking like players will have plenty to look forward to. Software and Games On the software front, there are a ton of games coming from dozens of providers.

      Read full article
    • 29 March 2018

      CasinoWishes Brand Coming Soon With NetEnt and Microgaming

      A new brand by the name of CasinoWishes is going to be available to players soon, and it's looking like it will be offering a lot of great things that players will want to check out. It has licenses in the United Kingdom, Curacao and Malta to start with, and the UK license in particular is really important because that's currently the most important license that a casino can have in the current industry climate. There's a lot more to look forward from this site as well. Software and More

      Read full article