Evolution has announced the signing of an exclusive deal with Scientific Games through an official press release. Through this new agreement, Evolution’s live online Lightning Roulette game will be available as a centerpiece real-world game in land-based casinos all over the world. Similarly, the distinctive Evolution’s award-winning Lightning Roulette live wheel and its outstanding game setting including integrated random RNG multipliers will be made available from Scientific Games to several land-based casinos across the globe.
Asides from Evolution’s Baccarat games and Dual Play Roulette which are tables streamed from land-based casino tables, this new game will be the first to transit from live to land-based in the company. In 2018, Lightning Roulette launched its online version and won the Product Innovation of the Year award at the Global Gaming Awards, EGR’s Game of the Year, and G2E Las Vegas Game of the Year as well. Lightning Roulette is incomparable to other Roulette games as it is set in a stunning visual TV game show style setting blending both advanced and live RNG gameplay and it also features a conventional Roulette wheel. In every game round, Evolution’s Lightning Roulette adds RNG ‘Lucky Number’ wins with high payout as part of the conventional Roulette play and they hit in form of lightning strikes which lights up some numbers for multiplied wins. Lightning Roulette features a striking digital backdrop incorporated into the game setting.
Scientific Games and Evolution’s Partnership
Scientific Games and Evolution have a successful and long-term relationship especially in the United States, Canadian and European markets with the latter’s Live Casino solutions being part of the former’s platform. Over the years, Evolution has developed several online Live Casino versions of Ultimate Texas Hold’Em, Three Card Poker from Scientific Games. The MONOPOLY Live game show produced through sublicense from Scientific Games partnership with Hasbro, Inc was also developed by Evolution.
Statement from Evolution Chief Product Officer
Speaking on the new agreement, Evolution Chief Product Officer, Todd Haushalter stated that:
For several years now, Lightning Roulette has been the major table game in online casinos. He added that Evolution is delighted with the move by Scientific Games to bring Lightning Roulette to land-based casinos.
Haushalter noted that the new development takes his company one step closer giving players access to Roulette anywhere they want to play. The Chief Product Officer continued, stating that Evolution expects the land-based version to draw an instant fan base comprising of players who are ready to play the game at their local casino once they have the opportunity especially because the company already has several players who enjoy Lightning Roulette.
Haushalter also pointed out that this new Lightning Roulette is the result of a mixture of physical outcomes and random computer outcomes in Live Casino which is the first of its kind since the creation of Lightning Roulette and the company recorded an instant success with the players. In his last remarks, Haushalter further stated that this new release is thrilling for Evolution as it is the first time its game has been transited into a land-based casino.
Statement from Scientific Games Senior Vice President
While also commenting on the new agreement and planned release, Scientific Games Senior Vice President of Table Games and Global Systems, Rob Bone stated that
His company has watched Lightning Roulette record extraordinary success in an online live-dealer format. He added that Scientific Games is anticipating the release of Lightning Roulette in land-based casinos’ gaming floors all over North America and across the globe.
Bone further stated with Lightning Roulette’s big-win multipliers and trademark lightning strikes, the game will certainly be one of the most entertaining and visually engaging live table games on offer. The Senior Vice President concluded that Lightning Roulette offers players a truly exclusive roulette experience and added that Scientific Games is confident that the land-based form will be a perfect star attraction when it goes live in 2022 as scheduled.