August 11, 2008 05:13 ET

Fortune Lounge Doubles Its Luck With Spin3

Second Fortune Lounge Brand, Platinum Play, Brings Spin3-Powered Mobile Casino on Board

LONDON--(Marketwire - August 11, 2008) - Leading full service mobile gambling solutions provider Spin3 (*, powered by Microgaming, the world's largest online gaming software provider, has again partnered with the Fortune Lounge Group to provide the GameWire™ suite of mobile casino games to Platinum Play ( Platinum Play is the second brand in the Fortune Lounge Group to launch a mobile casino, following the mobile launch of Royal Vegas last year.

The GameWire platform gives Platinum Play the opportunity to extend its reach beyond the online space to bring exciting new mobile phone games to existing customers and new players alike. The interactive, real-money, high-quality games can be played anytime, anywhere on its customers' mobile phones. GameWire includes a robust back-office function, secure payment options and enhanced in-game support for players' ease-of-use.

The portfolio of 14 games includes well-known classics such as Baccarat, Roulette and 3 Card Poker, and also more targeted games such as the recently launched football themed Scratch 'n' Score. Platinum Play's customers will also be keen to spin the mobile reels of Major Millions, a progressive slot machine game which links in with online players and currently boasts a jackpot that is over the £900,000 mark.

A Fortune Lounge spokesperson says: "Our business has been thriving since we first entered the market and we have recently been looking into new ways to expand our offering. After launching Royal Vegas Mobile Casino last year, we think the time is right to extend our mobile casino offering with another brand. By becoming the first operator with two mobile casinos on offer, we are taking a big step in securing ourselves as the leaders in the mobile casino market."

Matti Zinder, Head of Spin3, says: "Partnering with two brands from such a respected organisation as Fortune Lounge Group is testament to the great success of the GameWire suite. Platinum Play and Royal Vegas are two very well-known and established names in online gambling and we are glad that we can support them in extending their offering to the mobile space. Having launched two Fortune Lounge brands into the mobile casino market is yet another confirmation for us that our total mobile solutions are a great asset for companies looking to take the lion's share of the mobile casino market."

For more information about Platinum Play's mobile casino, visit:

* - Spin3 is a division of Spiral Solutions Ltd.

About Platinum Play (

Platinum Play is one of the Fortune Lounge Group's most esteemed online casinos. With an array of entertaining games, world-class support, top-of-the-line security and numerous banking options, it's rated among the best online gaming sites on the internet.

About Fortune Lounge Group (

Established in 1999, Fortune Lounge is one of the largest providers of online casinos and gambling websites in the world and provides the public with A-grade online casino brands such as: Platinum Play, Platinum Play Bingo, Royal Vegas Online Casino, Royal Vegas Mobile, PokerTime, Vegas Palms, Vegas Villa, 7Sultans, Desert Dollar, Fortune Room and Vegas Towers.

About Spin3 (

Spin3, a division of Spiral Solutions Ltd., has partnered with Microgaming, the world's leading developer of online gaming solutions, to provide turnkey solutions for the mobile gaming arena. The complete offering includes dynamic wireless real and play-for-fun casino systems, flash casino, marketing services and innovative technologies that push the interactive gaming industry to new frontiers.

About Microgaming (

Since the company developed the first true online casino software over a decade ago, it has led the industry in providing innovative, reliable gaming solutions. Thanks to an unrivalled R&D programme, that averages 60 games per year and a unique 'partnership' approach to working with operators; Microgaming powers 120 of the world's most profitable casino sites. The company's front and back-end software supports multiplayer, multilanguage games -- over 350 of them, all uniquely branded and provides platforms for landbased and wireless gaming. The Microgaming Progressive Jackpot Network is the world's largest progressive and has paid out a record $250m plus in the last five years.

Microgaming software powers the world's leading poker network with over 40 card rooms, as well as market-leading bingo software.

As a founding member of eCOGRA, Microgaming is at the forefront of an initiative focused on setting the highest standards in the gaming industry, and leads in the areas of fair gaming, responsible operator conduct and player protection.