The investment comes at a time when we have seen mixed fortunes both for social gaming companies and real-money gaming ventures.
“Social casino gaming is a fast emerging market and Plumbee is one of the most innovative and dynamic operators in this space. This new partnership will allow us to accelerate the growth of Endemol’s digital gaming business around the world, whilst capturing more of the value created by our entertainment brands,” Church said in a statement.
Endemol is the largest independent television and digital production company in the world. It comprises a global network of around 90 companies in over 30 countries and is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The company annually produces over 350 series across genres, including entertainment, reality TV, game shows, comedy, drama, sport, kids programming, factual, docu-dramas and features.
Credits include international hits such as Big Brother, Deal or No Deal, Wipeout, The Money Drop and Your Face Sounds Familiar.
We are a technology-led start-up based in Shoreditch and founded to create a new generation of digital casino entertainment
Our mission is to disrupt the $400-billion gambling market by bringing innovative, social and entertaining digital casino experiences to players on any platform.
According to their website, they pride ourselves on high-quality, polished games that stand out from the competition and offer a unique and premium experience to our users. They focus on impact, we value innovation and creativity and we recognize and reward talent, merit and passion. They are currently the only startup with a serious presence in both free-to-play and real-money digital casino.
Created a joint-venture with Unibet, ‘Bonza Gaming’, which Launched one of the first real-money casino games on Facebook, Bonza Slots, and more recently Bonza Casino in 2013.
Bonza Sltos is a cash-out slots app on Facebook. In other words, Bonza is a slots game similar to a real casino where you can bet real cash and win real cash prizes. Regulated currently for the UK, with cashier services from Barclaycard. Bonza Slots allow you to try the games for free before you decide to deposit cash or not.
Unibet Group Plc is a publicly listed company at the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm. Started in 1997, Unibet.com provides a platform for sports betting, casino, games and online poker to over 8.2 million customers in more than 150 countries. Unibet is a member of the EGBA, European Gaming and Betting Association, RGA, Remote Gambling Association in the UK and is audited and certified by eCOGRA in relation to responsible and fair gaming.