January 30, 2011 (CAP PR Wire) – Microgaming (www.microgaming.com), the world’s largest provider of online gaming software, today announces that they have developed the first true 3D online video slot.
This innovative 3D online slot game is an industry first as it has been developed using true 3D technology. The slot has been developed based on the popular Sterling Silver 5 reel 25 payline video slot and will be launching in 2011.
Mike Hebden, Head of Casino at Microgaming comments: “We have been working on 3D gaming content for some time and launched The Great Galaxy Grab online slot in 2009, which was developed using 3D rendered graphics. This time we will be launching a 3D slot which truly brings the world of online gaming to life, and we look forward to unveiling this to operators at ICE.”
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