Light & Wonder, a leading online gaming platform, has announced its global expansion plans in partnership with Everi Digital, a prominent gaming content provider. The expansion will bring new games from Everi Digital’s portfolio to players in the UK and Italy, with further expansion into South America and other European countries in the near future.
The collaboration between Light & Wonder and Everi Digital aims to provide players with access to an impressive collection of engaging games, including video instant-win style games and perceived skill games. This partnership signifies the latest phase of Light & Wonder’s long-term iGaming strategy to establish new partnerships and strengthen its position as a leading content provider in the global gaming industry.
The expansion into new markets is a significant milestone for both companies. Everi Digital’s games will be available to Italian players by the summer of 2024, with plans to reach South American players in the first quarter of 2024 and expand to other European countries by the end of 2024. This move will allow a broader audience to enjoy the diverse range of games offered by Everi Digital.
The partnership between Light & Wonder and Everi Digital dates back to four years ago and has been successful in providing captivating content to players in the North American market. The companies have decided to expand their partnership further, with Light & Wonder’s portfolio currently consisting of more than 3,500 games developed in-house and obtained from third-party studios. These games are designed to provide a safe and secure gaming experience, with responsible gaming tools integrated into the platform.
Jordan Brent, the Digital Commercialization Vice-President at Everi, expressed excitement about the collaboration, stating that it allows Everi Digital to deliver its award-winning gaming entertainment experiences to new players and markets. Steve Mayes, the Digital Partnerships Senior Director at Light & Wonder, also expressed optimism about sharing Everi Digital’s games across the global network, showcasing the popularity of Everi Digital’s content with players in North America.
The expansion of Everi Digital’s games to new markets reflects the commitment of both companies to providing innovative and engaging gaming experiences to players worldwide. This expansion marks an important step in Light & Wonder’s efforts to broaden its online content and strengthen its position as a leading player in the global gaming industry.