Activision Blizzard Inc (NasdaqGS:ATVI) is a worldwide online, PC, console, handheld and mobile game publisher with leading positions across every major category of the rapidly growing interactive entertainment software industry. Activision Blizzard maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, South Korea and China.
Arias Intel Corp. (OTC: ASNT) is a digital media platform for tech, media, and gaming, which includes mobile apps and gaming, augmented and virtual reality, on-demand delivery, digital and social media, and e-commerce. The Company plans to generate revenue through in-app purchases, service fees, and cross-channel advertising.
Atari Inc (NYSE Euronext Paris: ATA) is a multi-platform, global interactive entertainment and licensing company. The original innovator of video gaming, founded in 1972, Atari owns and/or manages a portfolio of more than 200 games and franchises, including world renowned brands like Asteroids®, Centipede®, Missile Command®, Pong®, Test Drive®, Backyard Sports®, Ghostbusters®, and Rollercoaster Tycoon®. Atari capitalizes on these powerful properties by delivering compelling games online (i.e. browser, Facebook® and digital download), on smartphones and tablets and other connected devices. The Company also develops and distributes interactive entertainment for video game consoles from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony. As a licensor, Atari extends its brand and franchises into other media, merchandising and publishing categories. Atari has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Lyon and London.
Backstageplay Inc. (TSXV: BP-H.V) is a unique gamification platform that marries the vastly popular and lucrative world of online gaming with Artists, their music, virtual goods and their Fans. Backstageplay offers a disruptive new fan club tool, which gives Artists a more personal way to interact with their fans through gamification. As part of the recipe to extend and enhance fan status and loyalty, the Company embarked on the creation of a companion software platform, which uses blockchain technology, in an effort to enhance the way recording Artists and their legion of fans interact. By adding utility tokens into the Backstageplay rewards model, fans will now have the ability to earn valuable Upstage tokens alongside their experiencial points, which will be generated by fan activity within the Backstageplay system. The Upstage token platform is in month two of its development and it is anticipated to soft launch in mid-April 2018. The Upstage token will carry a value within the platform, giving fans the option of using it towards extended game play, leaderboard jumps, exclusive artist access, live events, and much more. The Company intends to list the Upstage token on several soon to be named crypto-currency exchanges where it will be exchangeable by fans. It is also presently pursuing provisional patent protection on certain proprietary methods and systems, which are associated with its blockchain initiative.
Beamz Interactive Inc. (OTC:BZIC) has created a new interactive laser controller technology that can be used to develop new market opportunities in a wide variety of music, game, therapy and consumer applications. In its first application, the Company developed an innovative new music technology and product offering that brings music to literally everyone in a manner that has previously not been possible. Beamz allows people that have no musical background or training to play and enjoy music within minutes, yet it has the depth to enable accomplished DJs, artists and musicians to perform, compose and create very sophisticated interactive music. Beamz Interactive's technology portfolio includes multiple patents, patents pending and trade secrets covering interactive music, software, laser-based controllers, gaming applications and related designs and devices.
BizRocket.com, Inc. (OTC:BZRT) develops Websites for social networking in the United States. The company is developing a Website, Kidzrocket.com, targeting pre-teenage children and their parents. Its Website enables children to explore online interactive activities; add to friends list; upload photos, videos, and share them with their friends; communicate with their friends using messaging or video/audio chat feature; and apply themes to their pages, as well as parents to take the controls over messages, images, and content.
Blocplay Entertainment Inc (CSE:PLAY) (formerly Stompy Bot Corporation) is an independent video game developer and digital media publisher. Stompy Bot's growth strategy is to become a premier independent multimedia publisher. Stompy Bot's indie philosophy is to identify and acquire unique video game properties, apply innovative technologies, game development expertise, partner with movie studio resources and manage entertainment brands through a global media marketing approach. Stompy Bot is the exclusive Heavy Gear digital games license holder and publisher of Heavy Gear Assault, a next generation PC title using Epic Game's latest Unreal Engine 4 technology.
Capcom Co. Ltd. (OTC: CCOEF) is a game software developer based in Osaka. We have grown steadily over the years by leveraging our expertise in developing highly original games and then using this content in many ways through our "single content, multiple usage" approach. Capcom celebrated its 25th anniversary in June 2008. Having reached this milestone, we are aiming to grow even faster worldwide based on the slogan "from Osaka to the world."
Captor Capital Corp. (CSE:CPTR) is a Canadian investment firm. The company follows a strategy of acquiring profitable, established companies and organizations with growth potential that require capital to scale. Captor currently has investments in a number of companies and industries, including Millennial Esports in the technology sector, I-5 Holdings in the cannabis sector, and URU Metals in the natural resources sector.
Changyou.com Limited (NasdaqGS: CYOU) is a leading developer and operator of online games in China. We began operations as a business unit within Sohu.com Inc. (NasdaqGS: SOHU) in 2003, before our carve-out as a separate, stand-alone company in December 2007 and subsequent listing on the NASDAQ Global Select Market in April 2009. We now operate one of the most popular MMOGs in China, two popular web games in China and have enjoyed strong growth in user data and revenues for our games. Changyou also owns and operates the 17173.com Website, a leading game information portal in China. We have a leading in-house technology platform that includes our advanced 2.5D and 3D graphics engine, a uniform game development platform, effective anti-cheating and anti-hacking technologies, proprietary cross-networking technology and advanced data protection technology. Our product development team and game operations team work closely together to translate game player feedback into game updates and expansion packs on a timely basis. In addition, our close relationship with Sohu provides us with unique competitive advantages including strategic guidance, pre-launch game reviews, marketing and operational support and access to over 290 million registered users on Sohu's portal.
China TechFaith Wireless Technology Limited (NasdaqGS:CNTF) has three primary businesses. Under the Company's 17VEE brand, the Company has built a leading intellectual property based motion gaming business ranging from Bluetooth-enabled motion gaming controllers and software to a planned proprietary set-top motion game box.
Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (NasdaqGS:PLAY) is the leading owner and operator of high-volume venues that combine entertainment and dining in North America for both adults and families. Founded in 1982, the core of the concept is to offer guests the opportunity to "Eat Drink Play Watch®" all in one location. We offer a full menu of "Fun American New Gourmet" entrées and appetizers, a full selection of non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages, and an extensive assortment of entertainment attractions centered around playing games and watching live sports and other televised events.
DeepMarkit Corp. (TSX:MKT.V) is a technology company that provides entertaining promotional tools, allowing online marketers and business operators to attract customers through online games. DeepMarkit's FetchBot™ platform makes it easy for any business to create game-based promotions. The platform includes a full range of customization features that allow merchants to not only engage their customers and sell more product, but also increase their customer base and build powerful appealing brand awareness. FetchBot™ is designed to promote brand awareness, drive lead generation and data acquisition, reward loyalty and generate sales for businesses with physical and/or an online presence.
DNA Dynamics, Inc. (OTC:DNAD) Headquartered in Leamington Spa in the United Kingdom, DNA Dynamics is a worldwide developer and publisher of graphically rich, interactive entertainment currently delivered on iOS®, Android™, Apple Mac® and PC. Through its operating subsidiaries, the Company has created, acquired or licensed a portfolio of highly recognizable or emerging brands that broadly appeal to its consumer demographics, ranging from children to adults and casual gamers to serious enthusiasts.
DTS Inc (NasdaqGS:DTSI) is dedicated to making digital entertainment exciting, engaging and effortless by providing state-of-the-art audio technology to over a billion consumer electronics products worldwide. From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in high definition multi-channel audio, DTS became a mandatory audio format in the Blu-ray(TM) Disc standard and is now increasingly deployed in enabling digital delivery of compelling movies, music, games and other forms of digital entertainment to a growing array of network-connected consumer devices. With the acquisition of SRS Labs, DTS strengthens its position as a leader in providing end-to-end audio solutions to the rapidly growing network entertainment sector. DTS technology is in car audio systems, digital media players, DVD players, game consoles, home theaters, PCs, set-top boxes, smart phones, surround music content and every device capable of playing Blu-ray(TM) discs.
Electronic Arts (NasdaqGS: EA) is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, tablets and social networks. EA has more than 220 million registered players and operates in 75 countries. In fiscal 2012, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.1 billion. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, FIFA Soccer, Need for Speed™, Battlefield™ and Mass Effect™
Emerge Gaming (ASX: EM1.AX) Formerly Arrowhead Resources - is a leading eSports tournament company. Emerge Gaming operates the online, eSports tournament platform and lifestyle hub "Gaming Battleground". Via this platform, casual, social and hardcore gamers can play more than 300 gaming titles against each other via their mobile, console or PC. The platform, which has to date hosted over 10,000 online tournaments, uses its unique IP, advanced analytics tracking and proprietary algorithms to deliver an optimum tournament gaming experience for users while providing advertisers with the perfect vehicle for delivery of their messaging to a fully engaged audience
ePlay Digital Inc. (CSE:EPY) develops real-time fan engagement technologies that enable TV networks, venues, teams, leagues and brands to evolve and meet the demands of today's highly-engaged audiences. ePlay bridges the gap between traditional broadcast and dynamic, next generation multi-platform networks that deliver interactive content, live streaming, augmented reality, fantasy sports, and social media across multiple devices. ePlay is operated by a team of sports, gaming and eSports authorities as well as broadcast and digital technology industry experts, software engineers and athletes who have brought the Mobovivo Sports Game Engine to market and successfully partnered with companies including Time Warner Cable, ESPN, Sony Pictures, AXS TV, Intel, AXN, Fiat, CBS, Cineplex, and others.
Fantasy 6 Sports Inc. (CSE: FYS.CA; OTC: FNTYF) is a technology company which creates immersive experiences and games for fans around the world using virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and other immersive technologies. The Company also features core competencies in fantasy sports, big data and artificial intelligence, mobile video games and develops interactive fan engagement platforms for corporations, media, broadcasters and not-for-profit societies and charities. The Company's mission is to create new dimensions in fan engagement, experiences and entertainment.
Freeze Tag, Inc. (OTC:FRZT) is a leading creator of casual games for mobile and PC/Mac platforms, including the number one hit series Victorian Mysteries® and Unsolved Mystery Club® and digital entertainment like Etch A Sketch® (for iPhone and iPad). Freeze Tag's "family friendly fun" games have been downloaded millions of times on mobile devices (iPhone/iPad, tablets), and PC/Mac computers.
Gameloft (Paris: GFT.PA; OTC: GLOFY) A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS and Android® devices), set-top boxes, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Real Football®, Modern Combat, and N.O.V.A.: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance® and also partners with major rights holders including Marvel®, Hasbro®, FOX®, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs over 5,000 developers.
Gamestop Corp (NYSE: GME) is the world's largest multichannel video game retailer. GameStop's retail network and family of brands include 6,614 company-operated stores in 15 countries worldwide and online at www.GameStop.com. Our network also includes: www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the leading multi-platform video game publication; Spawn Labs, a streaming technology company; and a digital PC game distribution platform available at www.GameStop.com/PCgames.
Giant Interactive Group Inc. (NYSE: GA) is a leading online game developer and operator in China in terms of market share, and focuses on massively multiplayer online role-playing games. Currently, Giant operates multiple games, including the ZT Online 1 Series, ZT Online 2, Giant Online, XT Online, The Golden Land, and Elsword. Giant has built a nationwide distribution network to sell the prepaid game cards and game points required to play its games.
GigaMedia (NasdaqGS:GIGM) Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, GigaMedia Limited (Singapore registration number: 199905474H) is a diversified provider of online games and cloud computing services. GigaMedia's online games business develops and operates a suite of games in Asia, with focus on Web-based/mobile games in emerging markets. The company's cloud computing business is focused on providing SMEs in Greater China with critical communications services and IT solutions that increase flexibility, efficiency and competitiveness.
Glu Mobile, Inc. (NasdaqGS:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as CONTRACT KILLER, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, and SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Google Chrome, and MAC OS. Glu`s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with a major office outside Seattle, and international locations in Brazil, Canada, China, and Russia.
Gopher Protocol Inc. (OTCQB:GOPH) a development-stage Company which specializes in the development of real-time, heuristic-based mobile technologies, and its partners, Guardian Patch LLC ("Guardian") and Alpha EDA, LLC ("Alpha"), which previously announced on July 27, 2016 that they had completed the design and construction of version I of PUZPIX, a unique social media game based on their GOPHERINSIGHT™ integrated circuit technology, announced today that the PUZPIX website, http://www.puzpix.com/, has been launched and is fully operational. PUZPIX can be downloaded on both the Apple store and on Google Play under the name "PUZPIX". PUZPIX is a social media game based on GOPHERINSIGHT™ technology licensed by the Company. The game uses a computerized framework to create a puzzle from images that users upload onto the system's server. The user creates an account and has the option to store images in the designated "FRIENDS" area and/or in the designated ALL (public) area. Only approved friends will be granted access to the images in the FRIENDS area and all players have access to the ALL area. Upon a user's request, the system turns an image into a puzzle of at least nine pieces, though more challenging puzzles can be made once the user achieves a higher level of skill.
Gravity Co., Ltd. (NasdaqGM:GRVY) engages in the development and publishing of online games in Japan, Taiwan, Brazil, the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Russian Federation. It offers massively multiplayer online role-playing games, casual online games, social network games, mobile games, and animation and character-based merchandise, as well as multi-platform and Internet protocol television games. The company's principal product includes Ragnarok Online, an action adventure-based multiplayer online role-playing game that combines cartoon-like characters, community-oriented themes, and combat features enabling various players to interact with one another. Its other multiplayer online role-playing games comprise R.O.S.E. Online, Requiem, and Emil Chronicle Online. The company also licenses the merchandizing rights of character-related products based on its online games. In addition, it provides the animation series of Ragnarok Online in DVD and video on demand formats, as well as broadcasts these series on televisions. Further, the company, along with its licensees, markets dolls, stationery, and other character-based merchandise, as well as game manuals, monthly magazines, and other publications. Additionally, it offers Pororo Game, an Internet protocol television game.
Hastings Entertainment, Inc (NasdaqCM: HAST) is a leading multimedia entertainment retailer that combines the sale of new and used books, videos, video games and CDs, and trends and consumer electronics merchandise, with the rental of videos and video games in a superstore format. We currently operate 137 superstores, averaging approximately 24,000 square feet, primarily in medium-sized markets throughout the United States. We also operate three concept stores, Sun Adventure Sports, with locations in Amarillo, Texas and Lubbock, Texas, and TRADESMART, in Littleton, Colorado. We operate www.goHastings.com, an e-commerce Internet web site that makes available to our customers new and used entertainment products and unique, contemporary gifts and toys. The site features exceptional product and pricing offers.
Hauppauge Digital, Inc. (NasdaqCM: HAUP) is a leading developer and manufacturer of high definition video recorders plus digital TV and data broadcast receiver products for personal computers. Through its Hauppauge Computer Works, Inc., PCTV Systems Sarl.and Hauppauge Digital Europe subsidiaries, the Company designs and develops digital video boards for TV-in-a-window, digital video editing and video conferencing. The Company is headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, with administrative offices in New York, Germany, Singapore, Taiwan, Ireland and Luxembourg and sales offices in Germany, London, Paris, The Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Singapore and California. The Company has launched their latest high definition video game recorder, HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition. The HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition is a complete kit for gamers who want to record their Sony PlayStation®3 or Xbox® 360 game play in high definition. HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition features near-perfect video quality and records HD video from either HDMI or Component video at up to 1080p30. Gamers can share their best video gameplay with friends on YouTube by using the included Arcsoft Showbiz application to record and then upload videos. HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition also allows users to produce their own movies from their gameplay
iDreamSky Technology Ltd. (NasdaqGS:DSKY) is the largest independent mobile game publishing platform in China based on the number of active users in 2013, according to a report from Analysys International. The Company's mission is to enrich mobile users' lifestyle and deliver fun and engaging mobile games and entertainment to users. iDreamSky has redefined the role of a game publisher by redesigning and optimizing third-party games and delivering them to users through its proprietary distribution channels as part of its broader publishing solution. Well-known international mobile game developers grant iDreamSky access to the source codes of their games, allowing for greater control and efficiency in redesigning games for the China market. The Company distributes, publishes and operates third-party games on its publishing platform through both its proprietary distribution channels, which include in-game cross promotions and its self-operated iDreamSky Game Center ("乐逗游戏中心") and ww.uu.cc and third-party channels, such as app stores and device pre-installations.
Immersion Corp (NasdaqGS: IMMR) is the recognized leader in developing, licensing, and marketing digital touch technology and products. Using Immersion's advanced touch feedback technology, electronic user interfaces are more compelling, entertaining, and in many applications, safer and more productive. Immersion's technology has helped manufacturers develop innovative and creative solutions for products such as hundreds of video games and leading video console gaming systems, medical training simulators installed around the world, driver controls for automotive manufacturers, and mobile phones, such as those from LG and Samsung. Immersion's patent portfolio includes over 1200 issued or pending patents in the U.S. and other countries.
King Digital Entertainment (NYSE:KING) an interactive entertainment company, develops and publishes casual games on digital platforms. The company offers its games in a tournament format through its royalgames.com Website, as well as on mobile and social platforms, such as the Apple App Store, the Google Play Store, Facebook, the Amazon Appstore, and KakaoTalk. It has operations primarily in North America, the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Germany, and Other European countries. King Digital Entertainment plc was founded in 2006 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.
Konami Corp (NYSE: KNM) develops, publishes, markets, and distributes video game software products for stationary and portable consoles, and personal computers worldwide. It operates in four segments: Digital Entertainment, Health and Fitness, Gaming and Systems, and Pachinko and Pachinko Slot Machines. The Digital Entertainment segment plans, produces, manufactures, and sells social content for social networks, content for mobile phones, online games, music and video package products, video game software, video games for amusement facilities, content for token-operated games, and card games, as well as electronic toys, figures, and character goods. This segment also builds computer systems related to online games; maintains and operates online servers; and purchases and distributes video game software for home use. The Gaming and Systems segment develops and sells content, hardware, and casino management systems for gaming machines for casinos. The Pachinko and Pachinko Slot Machines segment is involved in the production, manufacture, and sale of pachinko slot machines and liquid crystal displays for pachinko machines. In addition, Konami Corporation provides real estate management services; and operates portal sites.
Kopin Corporation (NasdaqGS:KOPN) is a leading developer and provider of innovative wearable technologies and critical components for integration into wearable computing systems for military, industrial and consumer products. Kopin's technology portfolio includes ultra-small displays, optics, speech enhancement technology, voice-interface and hands-free control software, low-power ASICs, and ergonomically designed smart headset reference systems. Kopin's proprietary components and technology are protected by more than 300 global patents and patents pending. Its display products are used in military, consumer, electronic, and industrial products, such as thermal weapon sights, safety equipment, virtual and augmented reality gaming, training and simulation products, and metrology tools.
Kuuhubb Inc. (TSX: KUU.V) is a company active in the digital space that focuses mainly on lifestyle and mobile video game applications. Its strategy is to create sustainable shareholder value through acquisitions of proven, yet underappreciated, assets with robust long-term growth potential. Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, the Company has a global presence with a strong focus on developing U.S. brand collaborations and Asian partnerships.
Left Behind Games, Inc. (OTC: LFBG) is the world's leading publisher of Christian video games. Trade names include Inspired Media Entertainment, LB Games® and Cloud 9 Games®. The company focuses on bringing Bible stories to life in this new entertainment medium while providing games that provide a healthy alternative in a prolific industry, which creates interactive violence. Accordingly, games are made for people of any faith to enjoy, appreciate and consider matters of greater importance.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF-A; LGF-B) is a vertically integrated next generation global content leader with a diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, premium pay television networks, home entertainment, global distribution and sales, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment. The Company continues to build its presence in video games and interactive ventures that leverage the breadth and depth of its IP.
Majesco Entertainment Company (NasdaqCM: COOL) is a provider of video games for the mass market. Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is focused on developing and publishing a wide range of casual and family oriented video games on all leading console and handheld platforms as well as online, social networks and mobile devices. Product highlights include Zumba® Fitness, Cooking Mama™, and Alvin and the Chipmunks. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ with offices in San Francisco, CA, Brockhampton, UK, and a social games development studio in Foxboro, MA.
Mad Catz Interactive Inc (NYSEMKT: MCZ; TSX:MCZ.TO) is a global provider of innovative interactive entertainment products marketed under its Mad Catz® (gaming), Tritton® (audio), and Saitek® (simulation) brands. Mad Catz also develops flight simulation software through its internal ThunderHawk Studios™; operates flight simulation centers under its Saitek brand; publishes games under its Mad Catz brand; and distributes games and videogame products for third parties. Mad Catz distributes its products through most leading retailers offering interactive entertainment products and has offices in North America, Europe and Asia.
Microsoft (NasdaqGS: MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. The Entertainment and Devices Division ("EDD") develops and markets products and services designed to entertain and connect people. EDD offerings include the Xbox 360 entertainment platform (which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, Xbox LIVE, and Xbox 360 accessories), Mediaroom (our Internet protocol television software), Skype, and Windows Phone, including related patent licensing revenue.
Millennial Esports Corp. (TSX:GAME.V) owns and operates "thE Arena", Las Vegas' first permanent eSports Arena and studio. "thE Arena" is a state of the art 15,000 square foot facility located on world famous Fremont Street, at the Neonopolis, in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas. The Company operates millennialesports.gg, an Esports platform and online community, which provides gamers with a variety of online competitions, leagues and ladders, giving them an opportunity to win prizes and garner recognition within the global Esports community. In addition, the Company provides turnkey solutions to give game publishers, consumer brands and other partners exposure and influence on a targeted audience, thereby enabling them to generate new revenue streams by leveraging this unique and highly sought after global demographic.
Namco BANDAI Holdings (Tokyo:7832.T; OTC.NCBDF) develops entertainment products and services in the fields of toys, arcade game machines, game software, visual and music software, and amusement facilities worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Toys and Hobby, Content, and Amusement Facility. The Content segment is involved in developing and marketing arcade game machines, game software, network contents, and prizes for amusement machines; producing visual and music content; developing and marketing visual package software and music software; distributing video on demand content; and conducting live entertainment operations.
NetEase.com, Inc. (NasdaqGS: NTES) is a leading China-based Internet technology company that pioneered the development of applications, services and other technologies for the Internet in China. NetEase's online communities and personalized premium services have established a large and stable user base for the NetEase websites, which are operated by its affiliates. In particular, NetEase provides online game services to Internet users through the in-house development or licensing of massively multi-player online role-playing games, including Fantasy Westward Journey, Westward Journey Online II, Westward Journey Online III, Tianxia III, Heroes of Tang Dynasty, Datang and Ghost, as well as the licensed games, Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft® and StarCraft® II.
NexTech AR Solutions Corp. (CSE:NTAR) Operating and advancing a portfolio of Gaming and All-in-One apps known as the "All-In-One-App Portfolio" using its augmented reality technology and providing other augmented reality enhanced marketing services and solutions including through its ARitize platform and AR learning model.
Nintendo (OTC: NTDOY) engages in the manufacture and sale of home leisure equipment. The company provides various gaming machines, including Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, and Wii. It also offers games in various genres, such as action and adventure, edutainment, first-person action, music, fitness and lifestyle, party, puzzle and strategy, role-playing, simulation, and sports and racing.
NTN Buzztime Inc. (NYSE MKT:NTN) delivers interactive entertainment and innovative dining technology to bars and restaurants in North America. Venues license Buzztime's customizable solution to differentiate themselves via competitive fun by offering guests trivia, card, sports and arcade games, nationwide competitions, and self-service dining features including dynamic menus, touchscreen ordering and secure payment. Buzztime's platform improves operating efficiencies, creates connections among the players and venues, and amplifies guests' positive experiences.
Nvidia Corp (NasdaqGS:NVDA) awakened the world to computer graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. Today, its processors power a broad range of products from smartphones to supercomputers. NVIDIA's mobile processors are used in cell phones, tablets and auto infotainment systems. PC gamers rely on GPUs to enjoy spectacularly immersive worlds. Professionals use them to create 3D graphics and visual effects in movies and to design everything from golf clubs to jumbo jets. And researchers utilize GPUs to advance the frontiers of science with high performance computing. The company has more than 5,000 patents issued, allowed or filed, including ones covering ideas essential to modern computing.
Obscene Interactive (OTC:OBJE) a subsidiary of OBJ Enterprises, Inc., is an emerging global developer of social gaming applications. OBJ'Es cutting-edge technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers all over the world, supporting multiple platforms for universal appeal. Obscene Interactive is focused on delivering the best in social gaming solutions to the mass market.
Perfect World Co. (NasdaqGS:PWRD) is a leading North American online games publisher specializing in immersive free-to-play MMORPGs. Founded in 2008, Perfect World Entertainment has published 10 popular titles, including Blacklight Retribution, Forsaken World, Perfect World International and Star Trek Online. The company works closely with its American development teams and partners such as Cryptic Studios, developer of the highly anticipated MMORPG Dungeons & Dragons, Neverwinter, and Runic Games, developer of the hit Torchlight series, to provide unparalleled quality of service and game experiences to its players. A subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd., Perfect World Entertainment is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California.
Phantom Fiber Corporation (OTC: PHFB) engages in the development and sale of wireless software applications and mobile solutions worldwide. The company uses its wireless platform and supporting software developer kit to extend the multimedia content of existing Internet Web sites to the personal digital assistants and mobile phones users. Its solutions are used in various applications, such as remote monitoring of facilities; stock research; real time quoting and transacting; logistics and distribution; health care, including real time distribution of secure patient information; gaming and entertainment; and live streaming video. Phantom Fiber Corporation serves cellular network carriers, and financial institutions, as well as several online gaming, such as horse racing, fixed odd game providers, and sports book software companies.
Razer Inc. (HongKong: 1337.HK) is the world's leading lifestyle brand for gamers. The triple-headed snake trademark of Razer is one of the most recognized logos in the global gaming and esports communities. With a fan base that spans every continent, the company has designed and built the world's largest gamer-focused ecosystem of hardware, software and services. Razer's award-winning hardware ranges from high-performance gaming peripherals (for the PC and console platforms) to the Razer Blade gaming laptops. Razer's software platform, with over 35M users, includes Razer Synapse (an Internet of Things platform), Razer Chroma (a proprietary RGB lighting technology system), and Razer Cortex (a game optimizer and launcher). Razer services include Razer zGold, one of the world's largest virtual credit services for gamers, which allows gamers to purchase virtual goods and items from over 2,500 different games. The company has a global footprint with 9 offices worldwide and is recognized as the leading brand for gamers in the US, Europe and China. Founded in 2005 and dual-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, Razer is backed by institutional investors such as IDG-Accel, Intel Capital and Horizons Ventures.
Rightscorp Inc. (OTC:RIHT) is a leading provider of data and analytic services to support artists and owners of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP). The Company's patent pending digital loss prevention technology focuses on the infringement of rights to digital content such as music, movies, software, books and games and ensures that the rights of owners and creators are protected. Rightscorp works closely with its clients to develop programs of education and notice, and as necessary to pursue copyright infringers for their illegal file sharing activities via notifications sent through Internet Service Providers (ISPs). The Company's technology identifies copyright infringers, who are provided information about copyrights and the importance of Intellectual Property and offered a reasonable opportunity to terminate their activities and pay a nominal settlement option that is generally a fraction of the statutory minimum in an effort to avoid the need for expensive litigation. With minimum statutory penalties of $750 and up to $150,000 per infringement, Rightscorp's technology and process of notice allows all parties to efficiently and economically address copyright infringement without the costs and burdens of litigation. Based on the fact that 22% of all Internet traffic is used to distribute copyrighted content without permission or compensation to the creators, Rightscorp's technology and process provides one of the best and most cost efficient means of addressing this issue for both the artists and those who have infringed their works.
Shanda Games Limited (NasdaqGS:GAME) is a leading online game developer, operator and publisher in China. Shanda Games offers a diversified game portfolio, which includes some of the most popular massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) and advanced casual games in China, targeting a large and diverse community of users. Shanda Games manages and operates online games that are developed in-house, co-developed with world-leading game developers, acquired through investments or licensed from third parties.
Shoal Games Ltd. (TSX:SGW.V; OTC:SGLDF) is the parent company of the group of companies, which owns Trophy Bingo, live in the Apple, Google and Amazon App Stores, and Garfield Bingo, in production and scheduled for a Q4 2016 release. Both games brings unique gameplay and industry leading monetization techniques to the bingo category which is both high growth and high value. Garfield Bingo, once released, and Trophy Bingo are free to download and earn revenue through in-app purchases and in-game advertising.
Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. (NYSE: SNE) Recognized as the global leader and company responsible for the progression of consumer-based computer entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) manufactures, distributes, develop and markets the PlayStation®2 (PS2®) computer entertainment system, the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) handheld entertainment system, the PlayStation®3 (PS3®) computer entertainment system and the PlayStation® Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system. SCEI has revolutionized home entertainment since they launched PlayStation in 1994. PS2® further enhances the PlayStation legacy as the core of home networked entertainment. PSP® is a handheld entertainment system that allows users to enjoy 3D games with high-quality full-motion video and high-fidelity stereo audio. PS3® is an advanced computer system, incorporating the powerful Cell Broadband Engine and RSX processors. PS Vita is an ultimate portable entertainment system that offers a revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity within a real world context. SCEI also delivers the PlayStation® experience to open operating systems through PlayStation® Mobile, a cross device platform. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, SCEI, along with its affiliated companies, Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC., and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Ltd., and its division companies, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan and Sony Computer Entertainment Asia develops, publishes, markets and distributes hardware and software, and manages the third party licensing programs for these platforms in the respective markets worldwide.
Square Enix Holdings (Tokyo: 9684.T; OTC: SQNXF) with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, is a holding company leading the Square Enix Group with a diverse range of content and service businesses, The Square Enix Group publishes, distributes and licenses entertainment content around the world under its internationally renowned brands including SQUARE ENIX®,EIDOS® and TAITO®. The Square Enix Group includes a global network of leading development studios located in North America, Europe and Japan. The Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®,which has sold over 100 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST®,which has sold over 58 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER®,which has sold over 35 million units worldwide, and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®
SunGame Corporation (OTC:SGMZ) is dedicated to become leaders in 3 areas of Social Media and Content. We are delivering our services from our 3 Business units: BUSINESS UNIT 1, SOCIAL MEDIA AND CONTENT: THE FLIGHTDECK.TV; BUSINESS UNIT 2, SOCIAL MEDIA ADVERTISING: VIDIRECTORY.COM; BUSINESS UNIT 3, SUNGAME: CASUAL FACEBOOK GAMES. In Business Unit 3, we develop Social Casual Games, game is one of the most popular Social Media content appreciated for all demographics. BUSINESS UNIT SUNGAME - CASUAL FACEBOOK GAMES. Within this Business Unit, we are currently developing Facebook casual games with an Isometric environment with 3D 'feeling'. The currently developed games are being developed in cooperation with Wicked Interactive, who are a part of the Subabgames.com gaming community. Games developed by us will of course as well be available for all citizens of The Flightdeck.
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NasdaqGS: TTWO) is a leading developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products through its two wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K, which publishes its titles under the 2K Games, 2K Sports and 2K Play brands. Our products are designed for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services.
Tapinator, Inc. (OTCQB: TAPM) develops and publishes mobile games on the iOS, Google Play, and Amazon platforms. Tapinator's portfolio includes over 300 mobile gaming titles that, collectively, have achieved over 400 million player downloads, including games such as ROCKY™, Video Poker Classic, Solitaire Dash, Dice Mage, and Burn It Down. Tapinator generates revenues through the sale of branded advertisements and via consumer app-store transactions. Founded in 2013, Tapinator is headquartered in New York, with product development teams located in the United States, Germany, Pakistan, Indonesia, Russia and Canada. Consumers can find high-quality mobile entertainment wherever they see the 'T' character logo.
Tencent Holding Ltd. (OTC: TCEHY) uses technology to enrich the lives of Internet users. Every day, hundreds of millions of people communicate, share experiences, consume information and seek entertainment through our integrated platforms. Tencent's diversified services include QQ, Weixin/WeChat for communications; Qzone for social networking; QQ Game Platform for online games; QQ.com and Tencent News for information and Tencent Video for video content. AI: Established in April 2016, Tencent AI Lab focuses on both fundamental research and practical application of artificial intelligence. It aims at continuous improvement of AI's capability in understanding, decision-making and creativity, while providing strong AI technical support to Tencent's businesses. AI Lab's vision is to "Make AI Everywhere" for the benefit of people in all aspects of life. Its research focuses on four key areas: machine learning, computer vision, speech recognition, and natural language processing. To serve the needs of Tencent's diversified businesses, it is looking at four areas for AI application: content, social, online games and cloud services. At present, more than one hundred Tencent products, including Weixin/WeChat, QQ and Tian Tian Kuai Bao, use AI Lab's technology. AI Lab has a research team of more than 50 world-class AI scientists and a team of over 200 engineers to convert research results into applications.
The9 Limited (NasdaqGS: NCTY) is an online game developer and operator. The9 developed and operates, directly or through its affiliates, its proprietary online games and web and social games including Shen Xian Zhuan, Re Xue Wu Shuang, Winning Basketball, Winning Goal and Q Jiang San Guo, in mainland China. It has also obtained exclusive licenses to operate other games in Mainland China, such as Planetside 2. In addition, The9 is developing various proprietary games, including FireFall and other online games and web and social games.
THQ Inc (NasdaqGS:THQI) is a leading worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. The company develops its products for all popular game systems, personal computers and wireless devices. Headquartered in Los Angeles County, Calif., THQ sells product through its global network of offices located throughout North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
TransGaming Inc. (TSX:TNG.V) is the global leader in the multiplatform deployment of interactive entertainment. TransGaming works with the industry's leading developers and publishers to enable and distribute games for Smart TVs, next-generation set-top boxes, Mac computers, and Linux/CE platforms. TransGaming is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
Turtle Beach (NasdaqGM:HEAR) has been revolutionizing console multiplayer gaming since the very beginning with its wide selection of industry leading, award-winning gaming headsets. Whether you're a professional esports athlete, hardcore gamer, casual player, or just starting out, Turtle Beach has the gaming headset to help you truly master your skills. Innovative and advanced technology, amazing audio quality, clear communication, lightweight and comfortable designs, and ease-of-use are just a few features that have made Turtle Beach a fan-favorite brand for gamers the world over. Made for Xbox and PlayStation® consoles as well as for PC, Mac®, and mobile/tablet devices, having a Turtle Beach gaming headset in your arsenal gives you the competitive advantage
Ubisoft Entertainment (NYSE Euronext:UBI; OTC:UBSFY) is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 26 countries and has sales in more than 55 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. For the 2011-12 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of Euro 1.061 billion.
UCWeb Inc. (UCWeb), (NYSE:BABA) a business within Alibaba Mobile Business Group, is a leading provider of mobile internet software and services. Since the inception in 2004, UCWeb's mission has been to provide better mobile internet experience to people around the world. The international product portfolio of UCWeb includes UC Browser (mobile browsing service), UC News (content distributor), 9Apps (Android app store), and UC Union (mobile traffic and monetization platform). UC Browser is one of the world's top 3 mobile browsers (as per StatCounter). UC Browser has reached 420 million Monthly Active Users as of August 2016, while 9Apps has clocked over 250 million. Additional information about UCWeb and its products can be found at www.ucweb.com. GAMING: Alibaba Games also upgrades the traffic distribution by integrating the traffic in both the iOS and Android platforms. The company is using big data technology for accurate distribution and precise recommendation system to each user. More previously in Russia UCWeb, an Alibaba Digital Media & Entertainment Group company disclosed its partnership with Mail.ru Group and the plan to expand in mobile games collaboration. Now with the establishment of the "Global Strategic Alliance of Game Distribution" that Alibaba Digital Media & Entertainment is seeing more in-depth cooperation with the local giant in Russia market.
Versus Systems Inc. (CSE:VS) has developed a proprietary in-game prizing and promotions engine that allows publishers and developers of interactive media to offer prizes inside interactive media including mobile, console, PC games, and streaming media. Brands pay to place products in-game via the Versus platform and players will compete for those prizes. Versus has developed blockchain security and personalization technologies to secure their prizing system. Versus is working with 704 Games for the NASCAR series of mobile and console games, including NASCAR Heat Mobile which will be available with Versus prizing in early 2018. Versus is also working with Team NINJA, a subsidiary of Koei Tecmo for additional PC and console games; and their prize provider partners include Rockstar Energy Drink, Han Cholo, Tier1, IDW Publishing, and others.
Virtual Piggy, Inc. (OTC:VPIG) is the first e-commerce solution that enables kids to manage and spend money within a parent-controlled environment. The technology company delivers online security platforms designed for the Under 21 age group in the global online market, and also enables online businesses the ability to function in a manner consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") and similar international children's privacy laws. Virtual Piggy enables the Under 21 audience to play, transact and socialize in a secure online environment guided by parental permission, oversight and control.
Vivendi Universal Games (NYSE Euronext: VIV) combines the world leader in video games - Activision Blizzard (NasdaqGS:ATVI), the world leader in music - Universal Music Group, the French leader in alternative telecommunications - SFR, the Morrocan leader in telecoms - Maroc Telecom, the leading alternative broadband operator in Brazil - , and the French leader in pay-TV - Canal+ Group. In addition, Vivendi owns zaOza (a subscription-based sharing website), Digitick (France's leader in electronic ticketing), See Tickets (the number two ticketing business in the UK) and Wengo(the French leader in expert phone counseling). Vivendi creates, publishes and distributes digital products and services. The Group relies on the strength of its inventors and designers, its engineers and its brands to offer to its customers digital content, platforms and distribution networks of the highest quality. It controls the entire value chain, from production to publishing and distribution of content (video games, music and audiovisual works).
Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. Its Disney Interactive Media Group segment creates and delivers Disney-branded entertainment and lifestyle content across interactive media platforms, including online, mobile, and video game consoles.
Webzen (OTC:WZENY) operates as a digital gaming company worldwide. It offers console games, PC online games, and mobile network games. WEBZEN's global game portal kicked off business in the gaming industry with 'MU Online,' immediately followed by 'Archlord' and 'S.U.N.'. WEBZEN.com attracts more than a million new subscribers annually. Currently, 'WEBZEN.com' is the company's flagship overseas business and boasts subscribers from nearly 190 countries worldwide. The portal is available not only in English but also in about 70 different languages, including German, Spanish and Portuguese, and offers game clients in a diverse array of languages.'C9' (MMORPG) and 'Arctic Combat' (FPS) are currently in final preparation for launch and additional games are in planning.
World Mahjong Limited (CSE:WSM) is owned and managed by BP Interactive. BP Interactive was founded by a team of international media and entertainment professionals who are based in the Greater China region and well-versed in the management of high-profile international sporting and entertainment events.
WRIT Media Group, Inc. (OTC: WRIT) is a diversified media and software company whose operations include digital currency software development, including trading platforms and Blockchain solutions, content production and distribution; and video game distribution via mobile platforms. As a result of acquisitions, WRIT Media Group owns Front Row Networks, a content creation company providing production, distribution and financing of live concerts, music documentaries, and family programs for theatrical and ancillary distribution; and the "retro" video gaming companies, Retro Infinity Inc. and Amiga Games Inc. which are leading videogame publishers of classic games, including the Amiga brand, for a wide range of smartphones and mobile devices.
Zynga Inc (NasdaqGS:ZNGA) is the world's leading provider of social game services with 306 million monthly active users playing its games, which include FarmVille, Words With Friends, Matching With Friends, Scramble With Friends, The Ville, Bubble Safari, Ruby Blast, Draw Something, Zynga Slingo, CastleVille, CityVille, Hidden Chronicles, Zynga Poker, Zynga Bingo, Zynga Slots, Empires & Allies, The Pioneer Trail, and Mafia Wars. Zynga's games are available on a number of global platforms, including Facebook, Zynga.com, Google+, Tencent, Apple iOS and Google Android. Through Zynga.org, Zynga players have raised more than $10 million for world social causes.
32Red plc (LSE:TTR.L) the award-winning online casino, poker and bingo operator was established in 2002 and listed on the London Stock Exchange governed Alternative Investment Market (AIM) in 2005. 32Red is licensed and regulated by the Government of Gibraltar, where the Company's entire operations are located.
888 Holdings Public Limited (LSE:888.L) is one of the world's most popular online gaming entertainment and solutions providers. 888 has been at the forefront of the online gaming industry for over a decade, allowing both players and B2B partners to enjoy a world-class gaming experience. 888's consumer facing websites offer more than just online gaming. They are entertainment destinations, places where people can enjoy a truly interactive experience and be part of an online community that shares common interests. 888 websites provide an enjoyable customer experience in a safe and secure environment. 888 remains a leader in responsible gaming, with specialist websites dedicated to both corporate responsibility and responsible gaming.
Amaya Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS:AYA; TSX:AYA.V) is a leading provider of technology-based products and services in the global gaming and interactive entertainment industries. Amaya ultimately owns gaming and related consumer businesses and brands including PokerStars, Full Tilt, BetStars, StarsDraft, the European Poker Tour, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, Latin American Poker Tour and the Asia Pacific Poker Tour. These brands have more than 100 million cumulative registered customers globally and collectively form the largest poker business in the world, comprising online poker games and tournaments, live poker competitions, branded poker rooms in popular casinos in major cities around the world, and poker programming created for television and online audiences. Amaya, through certain of these brands, also offers non-poker gaming products, including casino, sportsbook and daily fantasy sports. Amaya and its group companies have various gaming and gaming-related licenses or approvals throughout the world, including from the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain, Estonia, Belgium, Denmark, Bulgaria, Greece, Ireland, Romania, the Isle of Man, Malta, the State of Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, the Provinces of Quebec and Ontario in Canada, and the State of New Jersey in the United States.
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ASCA) is an innovative casino gaming company featuring the newest and most popular slot machines. Our 7,500 dedicated team members pride themselves on delivering consistently friendly and appreciative service to our guests. We continuously strive to increase the loyalty of our guests through the quality of our slot machines, table games, hotel, dining and other leisure offerings. Our eight casino hotel properties primarily serve guests from Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska and Nevada. We began construction on our ninth property, a casino resort in Lake Charles, La., in July 2012, which we expect will open in the third quarter of 2014. We have been a public company since 1993, and our stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market. We generate more than $1 billion in net revenues annually.
Atlantis Internet Group (OTC: ATIG) is a public Nevada Gaming corporation specializing in the development of casino games, casino management software, slot machine software, gaming networks and land-based casino development.
Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) With a history dating back to 1932, Las Vegas-based Bally Technologies designs, manufactures, operates and distributes advanced gaming devices, systems and technology solutions worldwide. Bally's product line includes reel-spinning slot machines, video slots, wide-area progressives, and Class II, lottery and central determination games and platforms. As the world's No. 1 gaming systems company, Bally also offers an array of casino management, slot accounting, bonusing, cashless and table management solutions.
Bingo.com Ltd (OTC:BNGOF) is the parent company of the Bingo.com group of companies which own the popular online gaming community (http://www.bingo.com). The Bingo.com website offers multiplayer bingo, slot machines, sweepstakes, and more. Players come together from around the world to chat, share, play and win at Bingo.com. The Bingo.com website has attracted millions of visitors from over 200 countries and is one of the most recognized and most visited bingo entertainment destinations on the Internet. Bingo.com operates its multi-language and multi-currency bingo and casino system as part of the Unibet partner program (http://www.poweredbyunibet.com).
Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading casino entertainment company, operating 17 gaming entertainment properties in six states -- Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana and Louisiana
Canterbury Park Holding Corporation (NasgaqGM:CPHC) owns and operates Canterbury Park Racetrack, Minnesota's only thoroughbred and quarter horse racing facility. The Company's 62-day 2012 live race meet began on May 18th and ends September 3rd. In addition, Canterbury Park's Card Casino hosts card games 24 hours a day, seven days a week, offering both poker and table games. The Company also conducts year-round wagering on simulcast horse racing and hosts a variety of other entertainment and special events at its facility in Shakopee, Minnesota.
Carlyle Entertainment Ltd. (CSE: OLG) owns and maintains legal and licensed interactive software-based games of chance, focused on fully commercializing its online casino and sports book to become the premier interactive gaming and entertainment provider for regulated markets. Through its development of the Global Multi-Player Software Platform, which was coded specifically for use in the online casino and sports book markets, Carlyle has developed a unique platform that allows the Company to offer a diverse array of online casino games as well as robust card games that are easy-to-use and quick-to-play.
Century Casinos Inc. (NasdaqCM: CNTY) is an international casino entertainment company that owns and operates Century Casino & Hotels in Cripple Creek and Central City, Colorado, and in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and the Century Casino in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Company also operates casinos aboard twelve luxury cruise vessels (Regatta, Nautica, Marina, Riviera, Mein Schiff 1, Mein Schiff 2, Wind Surf, Wind Star, Wind Spirit, Seven Seas Voyager, Seven Seas Mariner and Seven Seas Navigator). Through its Austrian subsidiary, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, the Company holds a 33.3% ownership interest in Casinos Poland Ltd., the owner and operator of eight casinos in Poland. The Company also manages the operations of the casino at the Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa in Aruba, Caribbean. Century Casinos, Inc. continues to pursue other international projects in various stages of development.
Chilco River Holdings, Inc., (OTC:CRVH) is a diversified, Peruvian-based, U.S. listed gaming company. Chilco owns and operates Lima's Bruce Hotel and Casino, the second largest casino in Peru, one of only seven licensed casinos in the country. It has developed its own line of low-priced, proprietary slot machines which are licensed in Venezuela, Columbia, Chile and Peru. The company is in the late stages of development on a Spanish-language and Chinese-language interactive poker website and it has made a significant investment in the research and development of a wireless poker gaming station.
Churchill Downs (NasdqGS:CHDN) headquartered in Louisville, Ky., owns and operates the world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, as well as racetrack and casino operations and a poker room in Miami Gardens, Fla.; racetrack, casino and video poker operations in New Orleans, La.; racetrack operations in Arlington Heights, Ill.; and a casino resort in Greenville, Miss. CDI also owns the country's premier account-wagering company, TwinSpires.com, and other advance-deposit wagering providers; the totalisator company, United Tote; Bluff Media, an Atlanta-based multimedia poker content, brand and publishing company; and a collection of racing-related telecommunications and data companies.
Contagious Gaming Inc. (TSX:CNS.V) is a trusted software developer focused on providing dynamic gaming solutions regulated gaming operators and lotteries around the world. Contagious Gaming offers sports betting, pool betting and iGaming solutions targeted at the online retail and mobile gaming markets. Our unique offering of content and technology can be delivered as a fully integrated service across a single, modern customer platform or can be offered as standalone verticals.
DHS Holding Co. (OTC:DHSM) The primary focus of DHS Holding Co. is directed to pursue mergers and acquisitions of companies with potential for growth and success. DHS is aggressively moving to develop and expand on both domestic and international opportunities that include building a hotel and casino in Belize and launching an online casino through DHS Belize, LTD, a wholly-owned subsidiary of DHS Holding, Co.
Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment Inc (NYSE: DDE) is a diversified gaming and entertainment company whose operations consist of the Dover Downs Hotel& Casino and Dover Downs Raceway. Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is comprised of a 165,000 square-foot video lottery (slots) casino complex and an adjoining hotel featuring luxury accommodations with conference, banquet, fine dining, ballroom and concert hall facilities. Dover Downs Raceway is a harness racing track with pari-mutuel wagering on live and simulcast horse races.
EC Development, Inc. (OTC:ECDI) founded in 2005, designs, developments and markets software for the U.S. and international gaming and casino markets. The software monitors, audits, analyzes and manages all financial transactions and customer activities for casinos and other gaming related environments. Its flagship technology, the Tahoe CMS (Casino Management System) is a complete class 2 and class 3 game accounting system and offers customers a packaged, fully modern, fully computerized slot accounting, promotions, marketing, and reporting system which allows a casino to run virtually any vendor's games on one system, completely negating the need to have disparate systems while also enabling the use of some truly cutting edge marketing tools.
Empire Global Corp. (OTC:EMGL) together with its wholly owned subsidiaries, Multigioco Srl and Rifa Srl, is a licensed gaming operator. The Company conducts its business primarily through our internet-based gambling and sports betting platform under the registered brand New Gioco on our licensed gaming website www.newgioco.it as well as land-based neighbourhood betting shops situated throughout Italy. The Company, through its online gaming website and shops, provides a full suite of gaming products and services, such as sports betting, online casino, poker, and bingo and interactive games.
Empire Resorts Inc (NasdaqGM:NYNY) owns and operates, through its subsidiary Monticello Raceway Management, Inc., the Monticello Casino and Raceway, a harness racing track and casino located in Monticello, New York, and is 90 miles from midtown Manhattan. The 230-acre property, includes a gaming and entertainment complex that features over 1,000 slot machines, electronic table games and one of the nation's largest, all-weather harness horse racing tracks. The Casino features many of the same exciting slot machine names found in the casinos of Atlantic City and Las Vegas, and offers live entertainment and dining.
eQube Gaming Limited (TSX:EQG.V) is a leading provider of community and charitable gaming solutions for charitable and commercial gaming facilities. eQube has a majority market share of the Canadian regulated eBingo market, is the leading provider to the Irish digital bingo market and now operates the largest linked bingo game in Western Canada. Current solutions, consisting of commercial eBingo, linked bingo, social games and ancillary systems, are deployed in North America and Europe. eQube's open platform suite of tools provides customers with new revenue channels to deliver and enhance traditional bingo income for lottery, tribal and other gaming organizations. eQube has been offering its charitable gaming solutions to provincial gaming authorities and private industry since 1999.
Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp. (TSX:FAS.V) is a leading DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) site focused on everyday skill-based fantasy sports games. Fantasy Aces has developed proprietary software which allows users to create fantasy teams from the player rosters of actual sports leagues and then use their teams to compete against other users in various categories such as points scored, yards gained, goals, assists or home runs registered, depending on the specific sport. The FantasyAces.com website currently offers daily and weekly skill based fantasy sports games for six major North American sports, including the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, College Football and the PGA. Fantasy Aces also offers a variety of entry fee contest options for its members to play, in addition to free roll tournaments to attract new members to the site. Fantasy Aces charges a management fee from all entry fees collected on the website.
Florida Gaming Corp. (OTC:FGMG) owns jai-alai frontons with simulcasting operations in Miami and Ft. Pierce, Florida. It is the largest jai-alai operator in the world. In addition, Poker has been added as its newest product to the Miami and Ft. Pierce facilities. With opening of the Crystal Card Rooms, Florida Gaming is one of the largest Poker operators in the state of Florida.
Full House Resorts, Inc. (NYSEMKT:FLL) owns, develops and manages gaming facilities. The Company owns the Rising Star Casino Resort in Rising Sun, Indiana. The Rising Star Riverboat Casino has 40,000 square feet of gaming space with almost 1,300 slot and video poker machines and 37 table games. The property includes a 190-room hotel, a pavilion with five food and beverage outlets, an 18-hole Scottish links golf course and a large, multi-purpose Grand Theater for concerts and performance events as well as meetings and conventions. In addition, Full House owns Stockman's Casino in Fallon, Nevada which has 8,400 square feet of gaming space with approximately 260 gaming machines, four table games and a keno game. The Company also operates the Grand Lodge Casino at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino in Incline Village, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe under a five-year lease agreement with the Hyatt organization. The Company also has a management agreement with the Pueblo of Pojoaque for the operations of the Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort in Santa Fe, New Mexico along with the Pueblo's Cities of Gold and Sports Bar casino facilities.
Function(x) Inc. (NasdaqCM:FNCX) operates Wetpaint.com and Rant. Wetpaint is the leading online destination for entertainment news for millennial women, covering the latest in television, music, and pop culture. Rant is a leading digital publisher with original content in multiple different verticals, most notably in sports, entertainment, and pets. Function(x), Inc. is also the largest shareholder of DraftDay Gaming Group, which is well-positioned to become a significant participant in the expanding fantasy sports market, offering a high-quality daily fantasy sports experience both directly to consumers and to businesses desiring turnkey solutions to new revenue streams. Function(x), Inc. also owns Choose Digital, a digital marketplace platform that allows companies to incorporate digital content into existing rewards and loyalty programs in support of marketing and sales initiatives.
Gaming Nation Inc. (TSX:FAN.V) provides technology and information platforms to the sports and entertainment industry. The company's platforms include 5050 Central, an electronic real-time raffle system, daily fantasy games through Fantasy Feud and sports information websites Fantasy Guru and Pick Nation.
Galaxy Gaming, Inc. (OTC:GLXZ) Headquartered in Las Vegas, Galaxy Gaming is the world's second largest developer, manufacturer and distributor of casino table games including Lucky Ladies, Texas Shootout, Emperor's Challenge, Deuces Wild, 21+3, Three Card Poker and Bonus Craps. In addition, it develops innovative and enhanced electronic wagering platforms and systems such as its Bonus Jackpot System, its Inter-Casino Jackpot System, MEGA-Share and the TableMAX e-Table Gaming System. Galaxy Gaming distributes its products to casinos worldwide.
Gaming Partners International Corporation (NasdaqGM:GPIC) manufactures and supplies casino table games and equipment to licensed casinos worldwide. Under the brand names of Paulson®, Bourgogne et Grasset® and Bud Jones®, GPI provides casino currency such as chips, plaques and jetons; gaming furniture and accessories; table layouts; playing cards; dice; and roulette wheels. GPIC pioneered the use of security features such as RFID technology in casino chips and provides radio frequency identification device (RFID) solutions including chips, readers and displays. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, GPIC also has offices in Beaune, France; San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico; Atlantic City, New Jersey, Gulfport, Mississippi and Macau S.A.R., China.
Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GVA) is a leading provider of cash access products and related services to approximately 1,100 casinos, as well as other gaming entities in the United States, Europe, Canada, the Caribbean, Central America and Asia. GCA's unique gaming products and solutions are best in breed and provide gaming patrons access to cash through a variety of methods, including ATM cash withdrawals, point-of-sale debit card and credit card cash access transactions, check verification and warranty services, and Western Union money transfers. Through Western Money Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary, GCA is a leading manufacturer and distributer of cash handling devices and related software. GCA also provides products and services that improve credit decision-making, automate cashier operations and enhance patron loyalty activities for gaming establishments. With its proprietary database of gaming patron credit history and transaction data on millions of gaming patrons worldwide, GCA is recognized for successfully developing and deploying technological innovations that increase client profitability, operational efficiency and patron loyalty.
Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX:GC.TO) is a multi-jurisdictional gaming, entertainment and hospitality operator with 17 gaming facilities, which include ten casinos, four horse racetrack casinos, three community gaming centres, and a Four Diamond hotel resort, located in British Columbia, Ontario, Nova Scotia and Washington State. As of June 30, 2012, the Company had approximately 4,100 employees in Canada and 600 in Washington State.
GVC Holdings plc (LSE:GVC.L) is a leading provider of B2B and B2C services to the online gaming and sports betting markets. GVC is the Isle of Man incorporated holding company of the GVC Group. The Company was formed to assume the business and operations of GVC Holdings SA, the GVC Group's previous Luxembourg incorporated holding company, as part of a redomiciliation of the GVC group of companies from Luxembourg to the Isle of Man in 2010. GVC was readmitted to trading on AIM in May 2010. The Group is split into two operating divisions: B2B and B2C. Licensed in Malta and Curacao, its principal B2C brands are: CasinoClub, a leading online casino website for German-speaking markets and Betboo, which was initially focused on the Latin American market but since January 2011 has expanded into other emerging markets and in particular Turkish speaking markets.
Imperus Technologies Corp. (TSX:LAB.V) the parent company of Diwip and Akamon, is a developer of social and mobile gaming for PC, Mac, iOS and Android platforms. Diwip and Akamon design, develop and distribute their top ranked social casino-themed games within online social networks (such as Facebook) and mobile platforms (such as Android and iPhone). All of the Diwip and Akamon games are free to play and generate revenue primarily through the in-game sale of virtual coins.
International Game Technology Inc (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for regulated markets around the world. IGT's recent acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging casino style entertainment to more than 5 million players monthly.
Interactive Systems Worldwide Inc (OTC:ISWI) provides an interactive, client/server based computer system for wagering on sporting events. It offers the SportXction System, which enables users to wager at fixed prices during the course of a sporting event, such as soccer, football, baseball, basketball, golf, tennis, rugby, cricket, and snooker. The company also offers a non-gambling version of its SportXction System, which allows users to predict the outcome of events during a sporting event. In addition, it is developing a fixed-odds / pari-mutuel hybrid racing product for the U.S. market. The SportXction System can be operated across various interactive mediums, including the Internet and wireless, touch screen, handheld devices, interactive television, mobile phones, and standalone kiosks. Interactive Systems Worldwide operates primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom.
International Lottery & Totalizator Systems Inc (OTC: ITSI) is a leading supplier of online computerized wagering systems with installations worldwide. During its more than two decades of operation, ILTS has delivered world-class system solutions to 28 customers in 22 countries on six continents, and delivered more than 50,000 wagering terminals.
Intertain Group Ltd, The (TSX:IT.TO; OTC:ITTNF) is an online gaming holding company that, through its operating subsidiaries, provides entertainment to global consumer base in which such subsidiaries operate. Intertain currently offers bingo-led gaming and casino to its customers using the InterCasino, Costa, Vera&John, Jackpotjoy and Botemania brands.
Isle of Capris Casinos Inc (NasdaqGS:ISLE) is a leading regional gaming and entertainment company dedicated to providing guests with exceptional experience at each of the 15 casino properties that it owns and operates, primarily under the Isle and Lady Luck brands. The Company currently owns and operates gaming and entertainment facilities in Mississippi, Louisiana, Iowa, Missouri, Colorado and Florida. The Company is also currently developing a new facility in Cape Girardeau, Missouri and has been selected to develop a new facility at the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Western Pennsylvania.
Jackpot Digital Inc. (TSX:JP.V) (formerly Las Vegas From Home.com Entertainment Inc.) is a leading electronic table manufacturer and mobile gaming provider for the cruise ship industry and regulated casino industry. The Company specializes in multiplayer gaming products, including poker and casino games, which are complimented by a robust suite of backend tools for operators to efficiently control and optimize their gaming business.
Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. (OTC: KNBA) Based in Hitachi City, Japan, Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. is a retail gaming company that operates 21 pachinko parlors in the Japanese prefectures of Ibaraki, Tokyo and Chiba. For more than 50 years, the company's retail gaming establishments have offered customers the opportunity to play the games of chance known as pachinko and pachislo. Pachinko is played on a device which resembles a vertical pinball machine and pachislo is played on a machine that resembles a western style slot machine. Pachinko and pachislo are collectively ranked as Japan's largest leisure activity, accounting for approximately $230 billion in annual revenue.
Ladbrokes plc (LSE:LAD.L) is one of the world's leading betting and gaming enterprises. Ladbrokes is a market leader in retail bookmaking in the UK, Ireland, Belgium and Spain where it operates a combined total of more than 2,700 betting shops. The Company also operates betting facilities at eight FA Premiership grounds and nine racecourses, including Ascot. In addition to its extensive retail presence Ladbrokes offers thousands of betting markets on a daily basis via the Internet, mobile Internet and telephone. The telephone betting operation services 85,000 customers, while Ladbrokes.com, the Company's online betting and gaming facility, has attracted nearly 800,000 active clients. Betting is offered via 13 tailored sites in nine different languages; supporting 17 currencies. The site incorporates the highest levels of security, which underwrite an integrated array of sports betting and gaming services available 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. Ladbrokes is focused on building its digital capabilities to realise its vision of becoming a fully e-enabled international betting and gaming business.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) is a Fortune 500 company and the leading global developer of destination properties (Integrated Resorts) that feature premium accommodations, world-class gaming and entertainment, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants, and many other amenities. THE VENETIAN® and THE PALAZZO®, Five-Diamond luxury resorts on the Las Vegas Strip, and SANDS® Bethlehem in Eastern Pennsylvania are the company's properties in the United States. MARINA BAY SANDS® is the company's iconic Integrated Resort in Singapore's downtown Marina Bay district. Through its majority-owned subsidiary Sands China Ltd., the company owns a portfolio of properties on Macao's COTAISTRIP®, including THE VENETIAN® Macao, Four Seasons Hotel Macao, and Sands Cotai Central, a 13.7 million square foot 6,400-room Integrated Resort, the first phase of which debuted in April 2012. The company also owns the SANDS® Macao on the Macao Peninsula. Las Vegas Sands is committed to global sustainability through its SANDS Eco 360 program and is an active community partner through its various charitable organizations.
LottoGopher Holdings Inc. (CSE:LOTO; OTC:LTTGF) is a lottery messenger service that allows users to easily order and manage their state lottery tickets online using a debit or credit card. By allowing consumers to choose their numbers and safely order tickets for the official lottery drawings in California, LottoGopher makes it simple for users to keep track of their tickets and winnings. Customers can either play alone with a single ticket or create and join online public and private groups to pool winnings from California lotteries, including MEGA Millions, Powerball and Super Lotto Plus. LottoGopher also enables users to stay up to date on the latest drawings, track their tickets and collect winnings, while members have exclusive access to expert player strategies, jackpot alerts, lottery news, lucky number pickers and winners' financial resources.
Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NasdaqGS:MPEL) is a developer, owner and operator of casino gaming and entertainment casino resort facilities in Asia. Melco Crown Entertainment currently operates Altira Macau, a casino hotel located at Taipa, Macau and City of Dreams , an integrated urban casino resort located in Cotai, Macau. Melco Crown Entertainment's business also includes the Mocha Clubs , which comprise the largest non-casino based operations of electronic gaming machines in Macau. The Company is also developing the planned Studio City Project , a cinematically-themed integrated entertainment, retail and gaming resort in Cotai, Macau. In the Philippines, Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corporation's subsidiary, MCE Leisure (Philippines) Corporation, currently operates and manages City of Dreams Manila , a casino, hotel, retail and entertainment integrated resort in the Entertainment City complex in Manila.
MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a peerless portfolio of destination resort brands, including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage.
MGN Technologies Inc. (OTC:MGNLF) a development stage company, develops and markets mobile and online games, and gaming technology. Its mobile and online games, and gaming technology products allow for online wireless games and gaming, primarily online poker games that are played using cellular phones and other hand-held and wireless devices. The company offers MGN Mobile Gaming Platform, a gaming system that allows users to play, administer, and manage games of chance or skill online and on mobile handsets. It also develops Texas Holdem products, which include bronze, silver, and gold versions; a gaming platform that creates simultaneous play between a Web browser on a personal computer and a mobile phone device.
MGT Capital Investments (OTC:MGTI) MGT and its subsidiaries are engaged in the business of acquiring, developing and monetizing assets in the online and mobile gaming space, as well as the casino industry. MGT Gaming, a majority owned subsidiary, owns U.S. Patent Nos. 7,892,088 and 8,500,554 relating to certain casino slot machine systems and has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against WMS Gaming (a subsidiary of Scientific Games Corporation), and others. The Company also owns a majority interest in FanTD LLC, the operator of FanThrowdown.com, one of the leading online daily fantasy sports wagering websites. Another majority owned subsidiary, MGT Interactive, owns REAL DEAL POKER™, an innovative online poker technology with a patented card shuffling system, allowing for regulatory transparency and auditability, and a higher level of realism.
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NasdaqGS:MCRI) through its subsidiaries, owns and operates the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, a hotel/casino facility in Reno, Nevada and the Riviera Black Hawk casino in Black Hawk, Colorado. Black Hawk is approximately 40 miles west of Denver. The Atlantis features approximately 61,000 square feet of casino space; 824 guest rooms; eight food outlets; two espresso and pastry bars; a 30,000-square-foot health spa and salon with an enclosed year-round pool; two retail outlets offering clothing and traditional gift shop merchandise; an 8,000-square-foot family entertainment center; and approximately 52,000 square feet of banquet, convention and meeting room space. The casino features approximately 1,450 slot and video poker machines; approximately 38 table games, including blackjack, craps, roulette, and others; a race and sports book; a 24-hour live keno lounge and a poker room. The Company and its predecessors have operated a facility on the Atlantis site since 1972. The Riviera Black Hawk Casino, which opened in 2000, is the first casino encountered by visitors arriving from Denver on Highway 119 and features approximately 32,000 square feet of casino space, 750 slot machines, 10 table games, a 250-seat buffet-style restaurant, a snack bar and a parking structure with approximately 500 spaces. Monarch owns a 1.5-acre land parcel contiguous to the Riviera Black Hawk Casino which is zoned for gaming and can be utilized for future expansion..
MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) is a hospitality and gaming company that through subsidiaries owns and operates Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort in Chester, West Virginia; Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, Pennsylvania; and Scioto Downs in Columbus, Ohio.
Multimedia Games Inc' (NASDAQGS:MGAM) pioneering use of technology is bringing increased profitability to customers ranging from its long-established Native American gaming clients to those in the charity gaming and sweepstakes markets, and in state and international lottery markets. Multimedia Games is a preeminent supplier of gaming technology to Native American tribes, and has further used its leadership position by diversifying into new markets, strengthening its strategic alliances, and pursuing dynamic opportunities worldwide.
Netplay TV plc (LSE:NPT.L) is engaged in the provision of television and Internet gambling services. The Company provides interactive casino to consumers in Europe. The Company operates in casino segment, which consists of online casino products. The brands operated in this division include Supercasino.com and Jackpol247.com. The Company has operations in British Virgin Islands, Italy, Spain, Poland and Sweden. Its subsidiaries include NetPlay TV Services Limited, NetPlay (Malta) Limited, NetPlay TV Group Limited, NetPlay TV Broadcasting Limited, NetPlay TV Mobile Limited, NetPlay TV Marketing Services Limited, NetPlay TV Marketing BVI Limited and NetPlay I P Limited. On February 29, 2012, the Company disposed of its United Kingdom Bingo operation.
Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (NYSE MKT:UWN) of Houston, Texas is a developer, owner and operator of 10 gaming operations in the state of Washington and a 900-machine slot route operation in Deadwood, South Dakota. The Company also has a gaming license in Nevada and an interest in Buena Vista Development Company, LLC, which is working on a Native American casino project to be developed in Ione, California.
NYX Gaming Group Ltd (TSX:NYX.V) is a leading digital gaming provider headquartered in Las Vegas, USA with a staff of more than 1,100 employees based in 14 countries across Europe , North America , Asia , New Zealand and Australia . The Company provides one of the world's largest portfolios of leading content and technology to some of the foremost gaming operators, lotteries and casinos across the globe. NYX also has one of the broadest distribution bases in the industry with over 200 unique customers and the widest portfolio of content available from their own global studios and broad partner network. The diversified game catalogue delivers content across web and mobile formats, focusing on Bingo, Casino, Lottery and Sportsbook verticals. NYX's Open Gaming System (OGS™) was recently named 2016 Platform of the Year in acknowledgement of its position as the industry's market-leading gaming offering, which allows licensees to leverage the best-of-breed multi-vendor casino content from around the world.
Paddy Power plc (LSE:PAP.L) and its subsidiaries provide online interactive sports betting services principally in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Australia. It offers fixed odds games betting, online casino and games, financial spread betting, business-to-business, and risk management services; and peer to peer games, including online poker and bingo. The company offers telephone betting services through Dial-a-Bet service; and sports betting services through paddypower.com, sportsbet.com.au, and iasbet.com.au Websites, as well as through a chain of licensed betting offices. It also provides online gaming services through paddypower.com, paddypowergames.com, paddypowercasino.com, paddypowerpoker.com, and paddypowerbingo.com Websites. The company operates a network of approximately 210 retail licensed betting shops in the Republic of Ireland, including shops at 4 racecourses; and 165 shops in the United Kingdom.
Penn National Gaming Inc (NASDAQGS: PENN) through its subsidiaries, owns, operates or has ownership interests in gaming and racing facilities with a focus on slot machine entertainment. The Company presently operates twenty-seven facilities in nineteen jurisdictions, including Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, West Virginia and Ontario. In aggregate, Penn National's operated facilities feature approximately 31,700 gaming machines, 725 table games, 2,400 hotel rooms and 1.35 million square feet of gaming floor space. Penn National is currently developing a casino in Columbus, Ohio targeted to open in early in the fourth quarter of 2012, and has agreed to acquire Harrah's St. Louis gaming and lodging facility from Caesars Entertainment with the transaction expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE: PNK) owns and operates seven casinos, located in Louisiana, Missouri, and Indiana, and a racetrack in Ohio. In addition, Pinnacle holds a 26% ownership stake in Asian Coast Development (Canada) Ltd. (ACDL), an international development and real estate company currently developing Vietnam's first large-scale integrated resort on the Ho Tram Strip.
Playtech (LSE:PTEC.L) together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development and licensing of software platforms and content for online, mobile, and land-based gaming industries. Its gaming software solutions include online casino games, online poker games, live and TV gaming, bingo, mobile gaming, fixed odds and casual games, Asian games, progressive jackpots, and sports betting. The company also offers server-supported and server-based gaming machines or terminals for land-based gaming operators; Information Management Solution (IMS), a management system for the operation of Playtech's entire product portfolio; and a cross-platform network that enables online, broadcast, mobile, and land-based platforms to be run via a unified administrative system. In addition, it provides various ancillary services, including email and phone customer support; financial reporting and analysis tools for reviewing and monitoring online activities; fraud prevention and risk management tools to monitor deposits and withdrawals, track player activities, and provide automated alerts; co-location hosting services; payment advisory services; poker and bingo network management; live dealer operational services; and marketing services, such as affiliate marketing, media programs, and search engine optimization. It serves online operators, sportsbooks, and entertainment brands in Canada, Gibraltar, the Philippines, Curacao, and rest of the world. Playtech Limited has a strategic partnership agreement with Scientific Games Corporation to jointly develop and market Internet and land-based gaming products and services.
PokerTek, Inc. (NasdaqCM: PTEK) is a licensed gaming company headquartered in Matthews, NC that develops and distributes electronic table games solutions for the gaming industry. The company's products are installed worldwide, and include PokerPro and Blackjack Pro.
Poydras Gaming Finance Corp (TSX:PYD.V) is a regional slot route operator with approximately 2,500 revenue-generating gaming machines across 25 casinos in Oklahoma and Texas. The Company provides slot machines and related capital expenditures under short- and long-term contracts for existing casinos, new casino developments and gaming machine suppliers in the United States.
Probability plc (LSE:PBTY.L) is engaged in developing and operating gambling services for mobile phone users. Probability B2B division of the Company is plug and play hosted service. The Company has two brands, LadyLucks and RingRingjuegos. The subsidiaries of the Company include Probability Games Corporation Ltd, which is engaged in research, development and marketing services and Probability Games (Alderney) Ltd, which is engaged in gaming services. In July 2012, it acquired Playoo SA.
Rank Group plc, The (LSE:RNK.L) together with its subsidiaries, provides gaming and betting services in the United Kingdom, Spain, Belgium, and Malta. It also provides business services to gaming operators in various additional markets; sports betting services; and support services to interactive gaming, shared services, and online gaming and book making services. The company operates bingo clubs under the Mecca Bingo name in Great Britain; and 11 premium bingo clubs in Spain under the Top Rank Espana name. In addition, it operates casinos under the Grosvenor and G Casinos names in Great Britain; and provides betting and gaming Websites in Spanish, French, German, Danish, and Swedish through Rank Interactive, a remote gaming and betting business.
Rotate Black, Inc. (OTC:ROBK) is a premier gaming and resort manager and developer based in Petoskey, MI. The Company's team boasts over 100 years of gaming experience managing and developing casino resorts around the world.
Sands China Ltd. (Hong Kong:1928.HK; OTC:SCHYY) is the leading developer of multi-use integrated resorts in Macao. The Company's assets include The Venetian Macao, The Sands Macao and The Plaza Macao, which features The Four Seasons Hotel Macao and The Plaza Casino. We are also developing new properties On Cotai, to create Asia's premier gaming, leisure and convention destination. We are a subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Scientific Games Corporation (NasdaqGS: SGMS) is a global leader in providing customized, end-to-end gaming solutions to lottery and gaming organizations worldwide. Scientific Games' integrated array of products and services includes instant lottery games, lottery gaming systems, terminals and services, and internet applications, as well as server-based interactive gaming terminals and associated gaming control systems.
SHFL Entertainment (NasdaqGS: SHFL) is a leading global gaming supplier committed to making gaming more fun for players and more profitable for operators through product innovation, and superior quality and service. The Company operates in legalized gaming markets across the globe and provides state-of-the-art, value-add products in five distinct categories: Utility products, which include automatic card shufflers and roulette chip sorters; Proprietary Table Games, which includes live games, side bets and progressives; Electronic Table Systems, which include various e-Table game platforms; Electronic Gaming Machines, which include video slot machines; and newly introduced iGaming, which features online versions of SHFL entertainment's table games, social gaming, and mobile applications. The Company is included in the S&P SmallCap 600 Index.
Sportingbet (LSE:SBT.L) operates as an online sports betting and gaming company. The company offers online sports betting services, including sportsbook; and gaming products comprising casino and poker, as well as other games, such as roulette, blackjack, slots, and live dealer games. It operates Websites in 21 languages; and accepts bets in 20 currencies. The company is also involved in telephone and mobile betting businesses. It operates in Europe, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Chile, and South Africa.
Sterling Group Ventures (OTCQB: SGGV) Mojo Games, a division of Sterling Group Ventures-Mojo Games provides a B2B multi-gaming platform with a full suite of social play money gaming products, including online poker. Mojo offers B2B partners both API integrated and turnkey white label licensing options with advanced and customizable iGaming back-office features, player rewards and marketing, affiliate, and ecommerce solutions.
Table Trac, Inc. (OTC: TBTC) Founded in 1995, Table Trac, Inc. designs, develops and sells casino information and management systems. The company has systems installed in North, South, and Central America, as well as the Caribbean.
UBA Technology Inc. (OTC:UBTG) provides Internet gaming software. It delivers kiosk-based peer-to-peer betting exchange platform for land-based casinos in Oklahoma.
VGambling Inc. (OTC: GMBL) is a next generation online gambling company specifically focused on eSports. VGambling intends to offer wagering on eSports events on a fully licensed, regulated and secured platform to the global eSports audience, excluding the United States. In addition, VGambling intends to offer users from around the world the ability to participate in multi-player video games tournaments online for cash prizes. VGambling is led by a team of industry and technical experts from the online gambling and video game industries, e-Sports, marketing, legal and financial professionals. The Company maintains offices in St. Mary's, Antigua and Barbuda. VGambling is currently developing several play money websites and their real money wagering website. VGambling common stock is listed on the OTCQB under the symbol GMBL. For more information, please see www.vgambling.net
WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS) serves the gaming industry worldwide by designing, manufacturing and marketing games, video and mechanical reel-spinning gaming machines, video lottery terminals and in gaming operations, which consists of the placement of leased participation gaming machines in legal gaming venues. The Company also develops and markets digital gaming content, products, services and end-to-end solutions that address global online wagering and play-for-fun social, casual and mobile gaming opportunities. WMS is proactively addressing the next stage of casino gaming floor evolution with its WAGE-NET® networked gaming solution, a suite of systems technologies and applications designed to increase customers' revenue generating capabilities and operational efficiency.
WILLIAM HILL (LSE:WMH.L) is the UK's leading bookmaker and one of the most recognised and trusted brands in the gambling industry, providing gaming and betting services across multiple channels: online, on the high street, on the phone and on the move. We have been listed on the London Stock Exchange (WMH.L) since 2002 and employ over 15,000 people in the UK, Gibraltar, Israel and Bulgaria.
World Gaming Plc (OTC: WGMGY) through its subsidiaries, primarily engages in the operation of Internet gaming sites. The company also licenses Internet gaming software systems and provides online gaming management services to independent licensees in the United Kingdom. Its Internet gaming Web sites include SPORTSBETTING.COM, Racebook.com, and Win4Real.com. The company offers a suite of gaming products that include approximately 17 casino games, various instant play games and a live sports wagering product line, a horse racing pari-mutuel betting system, and a third-party supplied multiplayer poker product. In addition, World Gaming provides hosting services.
World Poker Fund Holdings, Inc. (OTC: WPFH) is a leading developer and operator of online and event based social gaming platforms and brands. The company is currently in the final stages of launching its two-core celebrity driven social gaming brands for online poker and casino gaming. The company does not offer any games or gaming opportunities for cash in the United States and is not licensed as a gaming operator in the United States or any other jurisdiction.
Wynn Resorts (NASDAQGS:WYNN) is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol WYNN and is part of the S&P 500 and NASDAQ-100 Indexes. Wynn Resorts owns and operates Wynn Las Vegas, Encore and Wynn Macau. Wynn Las Vegas, a luxury hotel and destination casino resort located on the Las Vegas Strip features 2,716 luxurious guest rooms and suites, an approximately 111,000 square foot casino, 22 food and beverage outlets, an on-site 18-hole golf course, approximately 223,000 square feet of meeting space, an on-site Ferrari and Maserati dealership, and approximately 74,000 square feet of retail space. Encore is located immediately adjacent to Wynn Las Vegas and features a 2,034 all-suite hotel, approximately 72,000 square foot casino, 12 food and beverage outlets, a nightclub, a spa and salon, approximately 60,000 square feet of meeting space and approximately 27,000 square feet of upscale retail outlets. Wynn Macau is a destination casino resort in the Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China and currently features 600 deluxe hotel rooms and suites, approximately 222,000 square foot casino, casual and fine dining in six restaurants, approximately 48,000 square feet of retail space, a health club, pool and spa, along with lounges and meeting facilities.
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