Microgaming was the first online gambling software development company. The company’s first client was a South African online casino that later became The Gambling club. By 2003 the Microgaming became the world’s leading provider of online gambling software with hundreds of clients in hand. The company is called a champion in the online gaming industry for honesty and integrity.
It has a long history to achieve an important position in the online gaming industry.
First online gaming software in 1994
Micro gaming was founded in 1994 and created software for the online gaming industry. The Gaming Club website first used this software and later it was licensed by other casinos. The software is used to record all the transactions from a hand of blackjack to virtual slot machine spinning.
It is also used to track daily, weekly, and monthly profits and losses of casinos and games. It also used to rank players based on their wins and losses.
Introduced Cash Splash in 1998
The first introduced online slot game is Clash Splash which was a 3-reel and single pay line virtual slot game. Later, a 5 reel, 15 pay line version of the game was released which shared the jackpot with the previous version. The progressive jackpot had become popular with slot players and reached its peak in the online gambling world.
Launched PlayCheck.com in 1999
Microgaming launched Playcheck, an auditing system to provide monthly statements containing player’s activity. It helps the players to see the transaction of their games for the last 48 hours.
PlayCheck also introduced a third-party auditing system through which the players can see the data casinos were using in online gambling.
Relocation to Isle of Man in 2001
The 13% of the Isle of Man economy is from the online gambling development companies of which microprogramming contributes a major part. The reasons behind the relocation are low tax in the island, is independent of the European Union. It is proved as a successful business center and incubator.
Assisted in founding eCOGRA
eCOGRA expands as eCommerce Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance which is the first international testing and standards organisation for the online gaming industry. eCOGRA certification is essential to ensure that players are protected from fraud.
It provides valuable service to casinos and players to provide trusted sites to play games.
Released the first 100 pay line slot game in 2008
Within 1 to 2 years of introduction, the microprogramming achieved the evolution by providing 3-reel, single pay line slot games. Cashapillar is the first slot game that reached 50 pay line per game. It is also introduced 5 rows of symbols and created a 5×5 slot experience.
Quickfire launched in 2014 The Quickfire platform launched by Microprogramming allows casino operators to create achievement badges and trophies. It makes the platform more interactive with adventures and strategic games. Rankings and leaderships tools are also included in the system. Gambling game design is becoming more competitive, both offline casinos and game developers are creating innovative games to protect their revenues.