Pragmatic Play has announced the exciting news of receiving a Class II license to operate its new live casino studio. The renowned online games developer has been granted a license by ONJN, the Romanian regulator since its live casino studio is Bucharest-based. With this, Pragmatic Play makes its first step into the highly competitive live casino market. Live casino games are becoming more and more popular each day, so many developers have started setting their live casino studios up all over the world. Pragmatic Play has now become one of them. The Live Casino Studio The developer has showcased its live casino products in addition to its full range game content at this years’ ICE Totally Gaming that took place from the 5th until the 7th of February. The presentation included its successful portfolio of more than 100 HTML5 slot games, the all-new bingo products and the unveiling of its brand new Live Casino studio. This is the first time Pragmatic Play has presented its brand new live casino products, lifting the lid on its new offering. The live casino portfolio, as the developer said, is a landmark moment for the company, underlining its multi-product strategy. As Pragmatic Play explained, entering the live casino market was as a highly important step on its ever-growing regulated market presence. Now that it has received its operational license by the ONJN, Pragmatic Play's state-of-the-art studio, which is newly-built and consists of 43 tables with the possibility of further extensions, will provide land-based and online operators with a product that reflects its brand. It is a unique, high-quality and flexible solution conforming to the most demanding gaming regulations. The Live Casino will offer players’ favourite table games, such as Live Baccarat, Live Roulette and Live Blackjack, as well as the Live Auto Roulette, Live Speed Roulette and Live Baccarat Super Six included in the roadmap. The Live Casino is expected to appeal to a demanding, high-level clientele, and its games are designed with the aim to recreate the excitement of the real, brick-and-mortar atmosphere that also offers all the benefits of online play. Therefore, you’ll be able to place easy and fast bets, take advantage of detailed game statistic and see your complete bet history. With guiding sound effects and animations, the experience you’ll get will be incomparable. Pragmatic Play’s Statement The Chief Business Development Officer at Pragmatic Play, Yossi Barzely, said that they are pleased to have been granted the operational license by the ONJN to operate their top-notch live studio, describing it as an important step as they build the industry’s first-choice live casino games solution. The Live Casino offers a reliable and solid platform, an artistic cinematic approach and other cutting-edge technologies, accompanied by a team of experts with years of experience in the field. The Live Casino, as Barzely said, is a new landmark for Pragmatic Play, since they’re entering the extremely competitive live casino market with an outstanding multi-channel solution that has made the developer confident the company will reach and even surpass the highest of industry’s standards. As Barzely explained in January, they are delighted to be launching their live casino games form a dedicated high-tech studio in Budapest, and they are certain that these products will strike a chord with players across the globe. The Never-Ending Growth Over the past 12 months, Pragmatic Play has made several significant steps towards expanding its presence on the market. The developer has signed a series of important commercial agreements in regulated markets, marking its presence with operators such as Casumo, VeraJohn Casino, LeoVegas and Unibet. The most recent successful deal Pragmatic Play has signed is the acquisition of VSoftCo, the virtual sports supplier, thanks to which the developer strengthened its multi-product approach at the beginning of the year. VSoftCo offers a wide array of virtual sports products for online customers from all over the world. Fantastic League, a virtual football game that has become extremely popular with its pioneering, detailed graphics and immersive gameplay and sound effect, is part of VSoftCo’s huge game portfolio. In its statement, Pragmatic Play said that they will enhance their offering to operators with VSoftCo’s games via one single API. Pragmatic Play acquired VSoftCo not long after making its first major acquisition of Extreme Live Gaming, which was part of the Novomatic Group.