Las Vegas-based mobile gaming leader celebrates second EKG Slot Awards win and first for 2021’s myVEGAS Bingo
LAS VEGAS – PLAYSTUDIOS’ first free-to-play bingo game, myVEGAS Bingo, has been honored with the “Best New Social Casino Game” award at the 4th Annual EKG Slot Awards. The ceremony, held at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, celebrates excellence in land-based and interactive slot game development within the casino gaming industry.
“This is an incredible win, and it belongs to all of our playMAKERs who worked tirelessly to ensure that every aspect of myVEGAS Bingo would bring joy to our players,” says PLAYSTUDIOS Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer Andrew Pascal. “myVEGAS Bingo was born out of our collective desire to reimagine the bingo experience for today’s mobile-focused audience. We’ve already put so much into this product and we look forward to rolling out even more new features and content for myVEGAS Bingo fans in the months to come.”
Released in January 2021, myVEGAS Bingo brings the rush of jackpot-style bingo to mobile screens, set in a virtual version of fabulous Las Vegas, the games offers thrilling multiplayer features, daily bonuses, player-generated bingo clubs, and the playAWARDS catalog of real-world rewards that can be redeemed using loyalty points earned during free gameplay.
The 4th Annual EKG Slot Awards is produced by Eilers & Krejcik Gaming, LLC, a boutique research firm serving the global gaming industry. Award winners were determined by official voting from more than 120 qualified slot directors representing more than 300 casinos across the United States and Canadian markets and roughly 300,000 total slot machines. myVEGAS Bingo is the second PLAYSTUDIOS game to be honored at the EKG Slot Awards. In 2019, the company was honored with the “Most Innovative Social Slot Game” award for its POP! Slots game.
myVEGAS Bingo, POP! Slots, and the rest of the PLAYSTUDIOS gaming portfolio – myVEGAS Slots, myKONAMI Slots, myVEGAS Blackjack, MGM Slots Live, and Tetris® – are available to download free on iOS, Android, Kindle, and Facebook.
PLAYSTUDIOS, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYPS) creator of the groundbreaking playAWARDS loyalty platform is a publisher and developer of award-winning mobile games, including the iconic Tetris® mobile app, POP! Slots, myVEGAS Slots, myVEGAS Blackjack, my KONAMI Slots, myVEGAS Bingo, and MGM Slots Live. The playAWARDS loyalty platform enables players to earn real-world rewards from more than 70 iconic hospitality, entertainment, and leisure brands across 15 countries and four continents. playAWARDS partners include MGM Resorts International, Wolfgang Puck, Norwegian Cruise Line, Resorts World, IHG, Bowlero, Gray Line Tours, and Hippodrome Casino among others. Founded by a team of veteran gaming, hospitality, and technology entrepreneurs, PLAYSTUDIOS apps combine the best elements of popular casual games with compelling real-world benefits. To learn more about PLAYSTUDIOS, visit www.playstudios.com.
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