June 7, 2016

PLAYSTUDIOS Wins Back-to-Back Industry Awards for Best Social Slots of 2016

iGaming Business and eGaming Review Acknowledge Popularity and Growth of the Company’s myVEGAS Slots Franchise

Burlingame, CA – June 7, 2016 – PLAYSTUDIOS, a developer of top-ranking, free-to-play casino games that offer real-world rewards, today announced that it was named “Best of 2016” by two leading gaming industry groups, iGaming and eGaming Review. The company’s apps feature original content as well as popular, real-casino content from Ainsworth Game Technology and KONAMI Gaming, Inc.

Alex Pratt, Managing Director of iGaming Business, said, “The judges were extremely impressed with the growth of the PLAYSTUDIOS’ and its myVEGAS games over the last 12 months.” iGaming cited the company’s standout performance in a number of key areas, from player acquisition to conversion and retention. Pratt continued, “PLAYSTUDIOS’ innovative use of its marketing channels and its commitment to driving brand strength through real world events with its partners all helped to make the company our pick for the Best Social Gaming Operator of 2016.”

eGaming Review recognized PLAYSTUDIOS as Best Social Slots Operator for 2016, and awarded it Highly Commended in the Social Operator category, where it was runner-up to industry leader Caesars Interactive Entertainment / Playtika.

David Pascal, Vice President of Marketing for PLAYSTUDIOS said, “We greatly appreciate the recognition by iGaming Business and eGaming Review – two highly respected industry authorities – and we are honored to have been nominated alongside some very creative content studios.” Pascal continued, “Our social casino category is highly competitive and it requires all of us to bring our A-Game as we continue to create wonderfully entertaining and engaging moments of fun for all our loyal players.”


myVEGAS Slots, myVEGAS Blackjack, and my KONAMI Slots, by PLAYSTUDIOS, are award-winning, top-ranked, free-to-play casino apps and the only games that give players real rewards from an exclusive collection of travel, leisure, and entertainment partners. These rewards include complimentary hotels stays, meals, shows, VIP nightclub access, and more from MGM Grand, Bellagio, ARIA, Royal Caribbean International, Resorts World, Wolfgang Puck, and Cirque du Soleil. PLAYSTUDIOS apps are currently available on iOS, Android, and Kindle mobile devices. myVEGAS Slots is also available on Facebook.

PLAYSTUDIOS is a developer of engaging casual games for mobile and social platforms. Founded by a team of experienced gaming and technology entrepreneurs, PLAYSTUDIOS’ free-to-play myVEGAS apps combine the best elements of popular social games with established gambling mechanics. Players enjoy an ever-growing collection of slot and table games and the opportunity to earn an unprecedented selection of valuable, real-world rewards from leading hospitality, entertainment, and leisure brands. Current myVEGAS reward partners include MGM Resorts International, Station Casinos, Wolfgang Puck, Cirque du Soleil, Royal Caribbean International , House of Blues, and Allegiant Air. For more information, visit the company’s website.

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