Microgaming is a private company founded in the early '90 and based in the isle of Man. Microgaming claims to have released its first online casino in 1994 and it is currently one of the best leading software providers for online gambling.
Since its creation, their motto was "we are the game".
Microgaming has a high-level research and development program able to release an average of four new games per month. Thanks to its quality development approach and its ability to be opened to new partnerships, Microgaming software has become in the online casino and poker rooms sector the most profitable in the world.
Microgaming also has a subsidiary devoted to online poker called Microgaming Poker. initially known as Prima Poker, the software allows users to enjoy multiplayer poker games like Texas Hold 'em and Five and Seven Card Stud poker with real people in real time.
In May 2009, Microgaming announced one of the largest gains in the history of online casino, by a winner who managed to take away € 6,374,434 through the Mega Moolah slot.
However, a small businessman from Greece has surpassed that gain, playing at River Belle Online Casino with a total of approximately $ 8.69m. Beating all previous winnings at Mega Moolah, unlike other casino and jackpot, this win was guaranteed all in one single payment in cash, making it the biggest gain ever in online casino history.
it is important to point out that Microgaming, together with other software developers, has established the 'e-Commerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance'.
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The new Microgaming Viper software development has brought several improvements to graphic layout and management for the player. According to some experts, the only gap to be filled in the new Viper software is the excessive weight of the software that slows down performances during the download to your computer.
On the other hand there is the Auto-Play feature which allows the player (once selected) to pre-set exact number of hands, which will be played automatically, using the best betting strategy suitable for that specific game.
Microgaming software has about three hundred games including slots (such as the "Jurassic World"), video poker, blackjack and roulettes. Most of them are developed by the South African software company Derivco.
Available in over 25 different Progressive Jackpots connected one to each other through the network (developed by the company itself) connected with the casino operators. Since its entry into the market, Microgaming casinos have paid more than $ 280 million so far.
Games from Microgaming software can be installed on your hard disk, or be launched in flash mode that does not require any kind of installation. Using Flash will bring a significant reduction than with standard installation in terms of quality of graphics and sounds.
Range of games offered
Microgaming software has a database of more than 250 casino games and supplies more than 120 casinos and 40 poker rooms and runs the largest global networks of poker and progressive jackpot.
Microgaming's Poker Network gathers players from all over the world to challenge each other in a large number of poker rooms. With one of the most hardball plans of development on the web, the poker network is always able to provide a table for players.
Microgaming's Progressive Jackpot Network is the world leader in the progressive jackpot offer (gains are performed through a game machine, usually a slot machine or video poker where the jackpot value increases from time to time for each game played) on internet, available to all Microgaming casinos.
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- Website: http://www.microgaming.com