Five years ago slot developer Microgaming teamed up with media giant Playboy to create a slot title for online casinos. The two companies have announced plans for a second slot; the joint effort was announced just months after the death of the man who game Playboy life, Hugh Hefner.
Microgaming also announced that the new Playboy title would be created by Triple Edge Studios; the new independent studio will only provide content for Microgaming and will debut at the ICE 2018 in February. Microgaming plans on continuing the relationship with the new company and has plans for future titles.
Those involved with the project have given the industry a very short wait time for this title from the initial announcement and the planned release date; with neither entity saying anything until after the beginning of the year and the March 7th release date came as a surprise to many. The slot, Playboy Gold Slots, will be a 6-reel slot with an unknown number of paylines. The title will feature several base and bonus features and everyone involved with the project seems to be keeping details to a minimum until the big reveal.
Playboy is looking forward to returning to the online Valerie golson said, “For decades, gaming has been one of the most popular and iconic parts of the Playboy Lifestyle. From our successful Playboy Clubs and Casino and land=based games to our VIP player events and our online gaming properties, Playboy’s unique and exciting take on the world of gaming has been some of the most successful in the industry. We’re thrilled to be working with Microgaming to expand our partnership and introduce a new gaming experience for players Around the World Slots.”Games publisher at Microgaming, David Reynolds. Commenting on the partnership as well, stating “To work with Playboy again has been a real pleasure. They are one of the most recognized and popular consumer brands in the world and Triple Eagle Studios has worked tirelessly to bring the launch to life in Playboy Gold. The game is hosted by Playmates Raquel and Audrey and delivers non-stop action.”
Leadership at Microgaming is also excited by the prospect of another product collaboration between the two companies. Playboy remains a big player in the entertainment industry and has much to offer the online gaming world. Both sides are hoping for more titles in the futures and players should be too