NetEnt- General information with slots
What do people associate with Sweden? For car lovers, Sweden is associated with car brands such as Volvo and Saab. Fans of the music group ABBA. Interior designers – with IKEA. All of the above is also notable for Swedish quality and reliability. The fans of gambling were also not deprived: in Sweden one of the most perspective and progressive companies-developers of software for online casinos – NetEnt (short for Net Entertainment) was founded.
Net Entertainment rightfully holds the title of one of the leading suppliers of slot machines, the developments of which enjoy a wide variety of well-known and reliable brands in the field of online casinos. And this is not surprising, because the goal of the company was to bring to the market only high-quality and technological products with a lot of innovation.
NetEnt was one of the first companies to develop games for online casinos and managed to win the hearts of millions of users around the world. Currently, NetEnt customers are more than 250 online casinos, among which are 888 Casino, William Hill Casino, Bet365 Casino, PokerStars Casino, Betsafe Casino, Unibet Casino and a number of other popular establishments, which clearly hints at the popularity and reliability of the games provided by NetEnt. As they say, the best choose the best.
The company employs more than 700 employees in different countries of the world. The head office of NetEnt is located in Stockholm, the Swedish capital, and the majority of employees work in Malta. The netent portfolio includes more than 200 different games.
The History Of Net Entertainment
Net Entertainment company (that’s how It was called in the beginning) was founded in 1996 in Sweden by a group of devoted fans of gambling and initially specialized in the creation of software for sports betting, as well as on the creation of their own gaming sites.
Welcome to the world of NetEnt
It took the founders of the company six long years of hard work to add their games to the portfolio of online casino offers. During this time the company has an excellent team of talented programmers, analysts and designers who were able to produce really high-quality products. Six years later, in 2002, the so-called CasinoModule was launched, which initiated the integration of Net Entertainment games into the portfolio of various online casinos. The first online casino on NetEnt platform appeared in The same year. It is this moment that can be considered a turning point in the development of the company because after 2002, NetEnt things went uphill, and it began to rapidly gain popularity. One of the factors of success was that the company’s software was easy, simple and cost-effective to integrate into existing websites of online casinos, which is why their owners preferred NetEnt.
In 2005, NetEnt was licensed by the Malta gaming Commission. This allows the company to guarantee the integrity and security of its software (games for online casinos).
NetEnt has been listed on the Stockholm stock exchange since 2009.
The end of 2011 (December 22) was marked by the launch of the first games adapted for mobile devices based on iOS and Android for mobile casinos. The most popular games available at the time in the company’s portfolio were selected as games: Gonzo’s Quest, Jack Hammer and Blackjack. Specifically for mobile games was developed a whole platform called NetEnt Touch. The portfolio of games from NetEnt, optimized for mobile devices, is constantly expanding.
In 2012, the management of Net Entertainment company made a statement on the beginning of work on the creation of its casino with live dealers (Live-casino), and in 2013 it was officially launched. At the moment, live-games from this developer are already available in many casinos and the company is doing everything to expand the number of offered types of games. Also in 2012, the company entered into agreements with Boyle Sports and Paddy Power, and entered the Danish market.
In 2013, the company released the first Live-games that can be run on a computer or on mobile devices.
2014 was a record year for NetEnt, as the number of transactions for This period exceeded 21,400,000,000. Also this year, a record number of agreements (31) were signed with such large companies as Betfair, bwin.party, the Rational Group, and others. Also from under the pen of the company’s developers came the first game for computers and mobile phones, written entirely on HTML5. By the end of the year, the company’s market value was estimated at € 1 billion.
In 2015, what the company’s management worked on for a long time happened – NetEnt entered the US market. The company also receives a license to work in Spain and the UK. In the same year, another important event took place: NetEnt games first appeared in land-based slot machines: at William Hill betting shops in the UK.
In 2016, the company celebrated its 20th anniversary and invited famous comedian David Sandin to make a film about the history of NetEnt. Also this year, the company has entered into the market of Romania.
Games for online casino from NetEnt
NetEnt games to online casinos for real money
NetEnt company produces very high-quality software for online casinos, and its games are recognizable and popular among users in the vast majority of the world. In fact, it is extremely difficult to find at least one fan of online casinos who has never heard or played such masterpieces from NetEnt as Starburst, the Invisible Man, South Park, Dracula, Space Wars, Aloha and other games from NetEnt.
All games from NetEnt are characterized by excellent graphics, excellent sound effects and gameplay, so the user gets pleasure from every second spent playing. NetEnt games are regularly tested by third-party companies to ensure fair game play results, have a high return rate, and therefore contribute to frequent wins. The rate of return of bets to players (RTP) varies from 95% to 98%.
NetEnt portfolio includes more than 200 different types of games, among which are:
Jackpot games: slot machines – Arabian Nights, Cosmic Fortune, Geisha Wonders, Hall of Gods, Icy Wonders, Mega Fortune Dreams, Tiki Wonders; table games – Caribbean Stud Professional Series.
Games with live dealers (Live Casino)
The main focus and attention in the development of games in the company NetEnt give it to video slots. They occupy about 85% of the portfolio. Video slots are not just a lot, but they are also diverse. All slots from NetEnt are unique, unparalleled and are a model even for such monsters as Microgaming and Playtech.
In NetEnt pay special attention to each of the games, so they are all unique. Among the slot machines there are also so – called” branded ” games (branded games), i.e. games based on popular movies and cartoons – Jack and the Beanstalk, South Park, the Invisible Man; as well as a new series of slot machines dedicated to the legends of music theme NetEnt Rocks-Guns N’ Roses, Jimi Hendrix, Motörhead.
The company boasts not only regular slots, but also slot machines with progressive jackpots such as Mega Fortune, Arabian Nights, Hall of Gods and others. The prize pool increases in proportion to the activity of users, as it is formed from the number of bets made. All slots with jackpots from NetEnt form a common pool among all online casinos that have connected these games to their portfolio, which means only that the jackpot prize funds grow much faster and very often exceed the size of several million euros. It is worth noting that the win in one of the slots from NetEnt – Mega Fortune is listed in the Guinness book of records for a record payout of €17,860,000.
Board games from NetEnt are represented by the main types of roulette. It features American roulette, European roulette, French roulette; several varieties of Blackjack, baccarat, Caribbean Stud Professional Series, Punto Banco Pro Series, Red Dog Progressive, Casino Hold’em and a number of others.
NetEnt Live Casino
In 2013, games for live casino fans (online casinos with live dealers) were also launched. NetEnt presented roulette and Blackjack in HD format. During the game, all users can chat with lovely girl dealers through live chat in English, German, Italian and Dutch. Each of the dealers serves more than 100 players, which indicates their professionalism, which means that each user will definitely be satisfied.
NetEnt Touch games for mobile devices
NetEnt – games for mobile devices
Since about 2010, the market of gadgets has been actively replenished with a variety of devices with touch screens, such as smartphones and tablets. Naturally, the developers of games for online casinos could not ignore the growing demand for such devices and began to create software for such devices. In 2011, NetEnt also started working in this direction and released an entire line of NetEnt Touch games that can be played “anytime, anywhere”. It includes about 25 games such as Gonzo’s Quest and Jack Hammer. All of them are perfectly executed, have excellent graphics and animation, as well as quite quickly loaded.
NetEnt mobile games differ from those For desktop and laptop computers only by slightly modified gameplay, as well as navigation through the games themselves, so that users can easily manage these games with their touchscreen.