Tag Archives: ICE 2016

Golden Race shortlisted for innovation award

Golden Race, a developer of cutting edge and unique virtual betting products, has been shortlisted for an innovation category at the Global Gaming Awards. The firm’s jaw dropping Real Fighting game, which uniquely features real MMA fighters competing in digital environments, is in the running for the Digital Gaming Innovation of the Year award. Real Fighting was launched to great acclaim …

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ICE 2016 secures top three business exhibition ranking

ICE 2016 ranked in the top three business exhibitions to have taken place in the UK over the past 12 months, according to figures from research agency Fusion. The agency applied the Net Promoter Score (NPS), a metric used by Apple and Amazon to measure the level of customer satisfaction, with ICE 2016 recording an NPS of +53 from exhibition …

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Inspired’s launches Rush Football Live on Gala Coral

Inspired have announced that its premium all-new on demand and in-play Virtual Sports gaming product, Rush Football Live, will soon be available online and on mobile to Gala Coral customers. The game, which was recently showcased for the first time at ICE Totally Gaming 2016, will be available for the first time to Gala Coral customers via Inspired’s Virgo RGS …

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Sports Betting Academy partners with Sportcast

Sports Betting Academy is proud to announce Sportcast as a training partner. Sportcast have been making waves in the world of sports betting through combining cutting edge technology and innovative data science with real sports expertise to deliver a competitive edge. Sportcast have lent an experienced team of PhD statisticians, developers and odds compilers to support the Sports Betting Academy course, …

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Alessandro Fried – BtoBet – The Intelligence Factor

Having launched BtoBet’s ‘B Neuron- intelligent sports betting platform’ at ICE 2016, SBC caught up with CEO and Co-Founder Alessandro Fried, who details his company’s core aim of catering for modern digital consumers’ habits and trends.   An industry veteran Fried, tells SBC that betting development must learn engagement mechanisms and learnings from outside the industry as the majority of …

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ICE grows in attendance for seventh consecutive year

ICE Totally Gaming 2016 was visited by 28,487 industry people, an 11.7 per cent increase on 2015, confirming the London showpiece as the world’s biggest B2B gaming event. As reported in InterGame, it was the seventh consecutive year in which the show has grown in attendance. The show also had 529 exhibitors from 62 countries. The figures are subject to an …

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Microgaming’s vision of the future with virtual reality roulette – video

One of the stand out products on show at the ICE exhibition was the Microgaming’s VR Roulette prototype. Housed in an ultra-futuristic CRYO lab, made specially for the event, the reality-altering prototype was designed to study the immersive potential of 3D technology in the online gaming industry. Transporting players to a roulette table in outer space, VR Roulette uses the Oculus …

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Peter Gough – Fenway Games – Simplicity of concept and design

The ‘Game to Watch’ competitions at ICE 2016 showcased the most innovative games recently developed and prepared for launch to the gaming market. SBC News were delighted to catch up with Peter Gough, after his company were crowned deserving winners of the established games category. Peter, who is the Founder of Fenway Games, reflected on a week of industry validation …

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Helen Walton – Gamevy – ICE recognition for the Gamevy focus

Just a few days after ICE 2016, SBC News spoke to Gamevy Founder and Marketing Director Helen Walton to discuss the company’s success in winning the ‘Game to Watch’ competition, with online gameshow ‘The Heist‘. Winning the competition marked an ICE double for the online game developer, who also won the inaugural PitchICE in 2015. Helen was understandably delighted with the …

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Gamevy crowned Game to Watch ICE 2016

A year on from scooping the PitchICE Best Start Up award, Gamevy have won the Game to Watch competition at ICE 2016, beating off stiff competition from some hot new contenders, including Skillz Gaming. The hotly-contested game to watch competition sees companies compete for the game judged most interesting and likely to succeed. Given the innovation for which ICE is …

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