It has been a fantastic year for the Swedish casino game developer, NetEnt. They celebrated the release of multiple new games, among them the trilogy of titles that celebrate some of the greatest rock bands and singers in history. The first game in this series, Guns N' Roses has been especially well received in the world of online slot gaming and NetEnt partner sites report on players flocking to their platforms to try out the game. Now, NetEnt can pat itself on the back once more because Guns N' Roses video slot was named Game of the Year at the highly acclaimed EGR Operator Awards 2016. This coveted industry award examines all the new slot releases of the year and provides a shortlist near to the date of the ceremony. From this year’s shortlist, it was clear that Guns ‘n Roses slot was up against incredibly tight competition. Nevertheless, the slot game proved its worth and took home the award. Guns N' Roses slot has everything one would expect to find in an award-winning game. Firstly, it was created by one of the most experienced casino game developers in the world, NetEnt, which seems to know how to deliver excellent titles time after time. In addition, the game ticks all the boxes when it comes to what players are seeking in an entertaining and rewarding video slot game. It offers amazing graphics, a familiar brand, original hard rock soundtracks and the chance to take home good-sized jackpots. As such, nobody was surprised that Guns ‘n Roses video slot wonthe eGR Awards’ Best Game of the Year prize. This is, in fact, the second year in a row that NetEnt has grabbed this exact prize. Last year, the company won first place in the same category for its amazing video slot game, Spinata Grande. NetEnt was obviously thrilled to collect the prize for the second consecutive year in London.The Chief Executive Officer of the group, Per Eriksson said: “It’s an incredible achievement to win Game of the Year for the second successive year and we are incredibly proud of the achievements of Guns ‘n Roses.” Eriksson said that Guns ‘n Roses and the other two games in the trilogy, Jim Hendrix slot and Motorhead slot, had been NetEnt’s most ambitious project to date. “We’re delighted that our hard work and endeavors paid off,” said the CEO. “We couldn’t be happier to top a really strong field.” The EGR Awards were hold at the end of November at London’s Artillery Garden, paying tribute to the many excellent operators, affiliate groups and casino games that grace the industry with their service and products. Some of the more noteworthy awards included the prize for Poker Operator of the year, given to the iconic online poker room, PokerStars, for the third consecutive year. Hero Gaming ( Casino Heroes ) won the 2016 EGR Operator Awards for Rising Star.