The Playtech casino network is one of the most well established networks on the online casino market. Playtech has some  great looking games and are known for their movie-themed slots, such as Rocky, Iron Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Blade and Hulk. They also have a range of progressive jackpots that have paid out millions of dollars to lucky winners.

Formed in the United Kingdom back in 1999, Playtech is today one of the true giants of the online casino business. In addition to developing games, Playtech offers solutions for marketing, campaigns, banking, support, VIP programs, server hosting, anti-fraud work, and more. Their vast game portfolio includes everything from casino games to poker, betting, bingo, arcade games, scratch cards and more. There is also a live casino and a mobile casino.

One of the online niches that Playtech has carved out for itself is the launching of gambling sites in cooperation with traditional offline gaming corporations. This tradition goes back to 2002 when Casino Soleil picked Playtech to be their partner as they launched the very first online casino owned and operated by a well established European offline casino. Today, software from Playtech is used by Casino Grand Madrid, the Estonian Olympic Casino and the Serbian State Lottery – just to mention av few.

Playtech is headquartered in Isle of Man and holds a Certificate of Prior Approval from the Alderney Gambling Control Commission. The software is certified by Technical Systems Testing (TST) och BMM International.

Software from Playtech is found in a lot of different popular casinos online, such as Winner Casino, Titan Casino, bet365 Casino and Europa Casino.

Basic facts about Playtech

Owner: Playtech Ltd
Certified by:
Technical Systems Testing (TST), BMM International
Downloadable casino: Yes
Browser casino:
Yes
Live casino:
Yes
Mobile casino:
Yes

Games & Software

Playtech has a very large selection of casino games, including table games, slots, video poker, scratch cards, and more.

Playtech frequently work together with big brands such as MGM, Marvel, Paramount and Universal, partnerships that have given rise to slots such as Rocky, Gladiator, The Untouchables, Pink Panther, Blade, The Hulk, Ironman and Daredevil. In 2012, Playtech was contracted to develop slots based on Freemantle Media shows, e.g. Britain’s Got Talent and The X Factor.

It is possible for gambling a site to have games developed especially for them. Playtech has for instance produced the Vegas Red Slot and Red Canyon Slot specifically for the Vegas Red Casino.

In addition to the regular Playtech Casino, gambling sites can opt to offer the gaming module Playtech Games. Playtech Games runs on software from Playtech owned Gaming Technology Solutions (GTS) and includes over 500 games from over 20 different game developers. (Gambling sites can elect to offer only a part of the portfolio.) Playtech Games includes everything from slots and card games to lotteries, scratch cards, keno, hi-lo, and more.

Playtech also offers a special package for gambling sites that wish to attract Asian gamblers. This package includes panchinko games, classical Asian games such as Mahjong, and western games known to be popular on the Asian gambling market. The package features both single player games and multiplayer games (including Chinese Poker, Big2 and Fight the Landlord).

Downloaded casino or browser play?

Playtech Casino and Playtech Games are available for both download and browser play.

Live casino

Playtech has a well established and popular live casino with casino studios in Europe and Asia. Private tables as well as multi-player tables are available. The game selection includes blackjack, baccarat, roulette, casino hold’em, sic bo, keno and mahjong paigow. Exactly which games that are available depends on through which gambling site you enter the live casino. If you wish to play Asian games such as sic bo and mahjong paigow, you have a better chance of finding them if you enter through a gambling site that chiefly caters to the Asian market.

Mobile casino

Playtech’s mobile casino contains over 15 different games, including Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat, Jacks or Better videopoker, and a selection of slot machines. The Gold Rally slot is connected to Playtechs regular network for progressive jackpots.

You can chose between downloading the entire mobile casino or just individual games to your mobile phone.

Playtech Jackpots

Playtech’s jackpot network is named WinAJackpot and connects pooled progressive jackpots from all the Playtech casinos world wide.

In the 2003-2012 period, Playtech’s progressive jackpots payed out over $125 millions to fortunate players around the globe. The largest single payout so far was the $4,75 million payed out by the Beach Life slot. Other examples of games with large progressive jackpots are the ones connected to the Marvel super hero slots.

Dollar Ball is a side game from Playtech that gives you the opportunity to bet on a progressive jackpot while playing games without a progressive jackpot.

Examples of Playtech games with progressive jackpots:

Beach Life
Gold Rally
Diamond Valley
Jackpot Darts
Wall Street Fever
Cinerama
Megaball
Queen of Pyramids
Fruitmania
Genie’s Hi-Lo Jackpot
Magic Slots
Jacks or Better (10 lines)
Safecracker
Megajacks

Playtech Games

Examples of slots from Playtech
8 Ball
Alchemists Lab
Alien Alert
Beach Life
Bermuda Triangle
Captains Treasure
Chinese Kitchen
Cinerama Slots
Crazy 7′s
Diamond Valley
Diamond Valley
Dinosaur Slots
Fountain of Youth
Fruit Mania
Fruit Mania Slots
Fruitmania
Funky Monkey
Garden of Eden
Goblins Cave
Gold Rally Slots
Golden Tour
Happy Fruits
Haunted House
Highway Kings
Jungle Boogie
Magic Slots
Magic Slots
Megajacks
Neptune’s Kingdom
Ocean Princess
Party Line
Queen of Pyramids
Rock-n-Roller
Royal 5
Safe Cracker
Safe Cracker Slots
Safecracker
Seas of Battle
Silver Bullet
Speed-o-Meter
Sultan’s Fortune 5 Bullets Slots
Temple of Treasures
Tomb of the Pharaoh
Tres Amigos
Triple Profits
Vacation Station
Wall Street Fever Slots

Examples of table games from Playtech
21 Duel Blackjack
American Roulette
Baccarat
Blackjack
Blackjack Pro
Blackjack Progressive
Blackjack Surrender
Blackjack Switch
Caribbean Poker
Casino Hold’em
Casino War
Craps
European Poker
Let Them Ride
Pai Gow Poker
Poker Three
Pontoon
Red Dog Poker
Roulette Pro
European Roulette
French Roulette
Sic Bo
Tequila Poker
Wild Viking

Examples of video poker games from Playtech
Jacks or Better
Jacks or Better 4 line
Jacks or Better 10 line
Deuces Wild
Deuces Wild 4 line
10′s or Better
2 Ways Royal
Mega Jacks Video Poker
Aces and Faces
Aces Faces 4 line
25 Line Aces and Faces
Joker Poker

Examples of other games from Playtech
Around The World
Bonus Bowling
Derby Day
Dice Twister
Genie’s Hi-lo
Genie’s Hi-lo Jackpot
Heads or Tails
Jackpot Darts
Keno
Keno Xperiment
Megaball
Penalty Shootout
Pop Bingo
Rock-paper-scissors
Rollercoaster Dice
Spin A Win
Vegas Reels