PKR that popular online poker website has selected MICROGAMING as it’s exclusive casino and poker provider.
PKR which is best known for it’s 3D poker and close knit community is joining force with Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) to relaunch it’s casino brand and create a Vegas slots brand by using the latest Microgaming games.
This decision make PKR the first operator to join Microgaming Poker Network, while at the same time keep it’s signature software, a move made possible by Microgaming’s Babelfish API Technology which was launched January 2015.
“The opportunity to connect our unique 3D poker software to a popular network and enjoy the best of both worlds means we can dream bigger once again. With our software and community allied to Microgaming’s advanced products, poker liquidity and proven track record, this is the perfect match.” Chris Welch, CEO of PKR.
Utilising Microgaming’s unrivaled casino software, PKR Casino will get a revamp with instant-play browser games, a desktop download and native iOS and Android apps.
The newly created PKR Vegas – instant-play, html5 and flash games available in browser – takes the UK operator in a bold new direction.
PKR’s migration is anticipated to take place later this month.
“We’re incredibly proud to have signed PKR on an exclusive basis for both poker and casino. When we launched Babelfish in 2014 we felt it was something special; we’re now seeing the fruits of our labour with PKR able to join the growing MPN whilst retaining its unique software. 2016 is shaping up to be an incredible year for Microgaming and the MPN.” Roger Raatgever, CEO of Microgaming.