SOURCE: Leap Forward Gaming

Leap Forward Gaming

September 20, 2013 11:00 ET

Leap Forward Gaming and NYX Gaming Group Announce Strategic Alliance to Offer Thin Client Gaming (TCG™) Products

RENO, NV--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2013) - Leap Forward Gaming (LFG), a leader in providing gaming industry solutions, and NYX Gaming Group (NYX), a pioneer in independent worldwide gaming content, announced today that they have established a joint development effort to utilize LFG's Thin Client Gaming (TCG™) platform, an extension of the SaffariNet® multimedia ecosystem, to create an end-to-end thin client gaming delivery for operators and players alike. When using SaffariNet® TCG™ and NYX's extensive game library, casino operators can now access a plethora of exciting games. LFG's patented SaffariNet® ecosystem brings picture-in-picture (PiP) technology to all slot machine platforms, thus making TCG™ possible. NYX is a world-leading independent supplier of innovative games to the gambling industry and has delivered hundreds of games to international partners. The alliance will offer casino operators access to an unprecedented suite of innovative world-class slot games utilizing LFG's award-winning SaffariNet® multimedia ecosystem.

Matt Davey, NYX Gaming Group CEO commented, "SaffariNet® TCG™ technology expands our market significantly. We pride ourselves as providers of platform-independent content. Now, the same game is able to be played online, as well as on land-based slot machine platforms without modifications. We are always pushing the envelope of innovation and are excited by the disruptive technology provided by TCG™, where the same client server game can be seamlessly delivered via thin client to all slot machines, all over the world. We have not seen another system like this, and we welcome the new opportunities to increase revenue to operators with our great games. We are proud to partner with such an innovative company as LFG."

Ali Saffari, LFG CEO, added, "It is a privilege to work with Matt Davey and his team at NYX, such a respected gaming industry leader. With Matt stoking the fires, NYX has become a game powerhouse with over 300 amazing games. TCG™'s platform agnostic capability will take NYX's exciting games to the next level by making them available on all slot machine platforms, providing operators with an abundance of games to their players with reduced cost of ownership, thus increasing revenue. The combined technology brings new markets to NYX, new games to operators, unprecedented flexibility to change games with no business disruption, the ability to target specific player demographics, and seasonal/themed games that players desire."

About Leap Forward Gaming

Leap Forward Gaming (LFG), headquartered in Reno, NV, specializes in the innovation, development, design, manufacture and operation of the SaffariNet® multimedia ecosystem for land-based wagering markets. SaffariNet® promises to revolutionize how gaming devices, peripherals, wide-area progressives, player-tracking systems, mobile devices and server-based systems communicate wirelessly and interact across casino floors. Patron Display Interface (PDI) is LFG's scalable, low-cost, turn-key picture-in-picture solution that works seamlessly with all brands and generations of gaming machines and systems to develop, dynamically manage and present content to players. PDI offers targeted marketing and bonusing campaigns, progressives and seamlessly integrates with multiple player tracking and CRM systems. As part of the patented SaffariNet® ecosystem, PDI agnostically provides operators with high flexibility, and agile content production and implementation utilizing the latest web-based technologies. For more information, please visit www.leapforwardgaming.com

About NYX Gaming Group

The NYX Gaming Group, with offices in Las Vegas, Stockholm and Sydney; providing flexible gaming solutions to some of the largest World Lottery Association members and Gaming Operators across the globe. NYX Content studio, NextGen Gaming, is the industry's leading platform agnostic provider of engaging and profitable repeat play Slots, providing entertainment for players and profits for Operators. NextGen Gaming is eGR's Social Gaming Supplier of the Year 2012. NYX Systems division, NYX Interactive, specializes in developing gaming system solutions for World Lottery Association members, media companies and both private and publicly listed Gaming companies world-wide. Through its NYX OGS™, licensees are offered a fully hosted Open Gaming System, offering the best in Casino content from around the world. With over 45 customers using a combination of our lottery, bingo and casino platforms and library of 300+ games the NYX Gaming Group represents a highly attractive option to regulated online and land based gaming operators. For more information, please visit www.nyxgaminggroup.com.

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