Global developers and publishers of social casino games for mobile platforms the KamaGames Group marks the 7th anniversary of Pokerist and have announced another very successful year as they begin the company’s anniversary celebrations.
In a year that has seen overall growth across the industry, as well as new entrants into the space, KamaGames Group marks the 7th anniversary and has continued to grow through a combination of strategic partnerships, a strong recruitment drive, the launch of several new products and the expansion into a number of emerging markets.
Daniel Kashti, Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer at KamaGames on the fact that KamaGames Group marks the 7th anniversary of Pokerist:
2016/17 also saw the announcement of a number of key partnerships for KamaGames such as Viber, the expansion of existing partnerships such as with Tango Messaging Service, and the relaunch of the existing titles on the Amazon and Samsung Smart TV platforms.
As well as strong economic growth across the KamaGames group, the company’s portfolio of titles have also seen considerable growth over the past 12 months. An increase in the number of new players joining the KamaGames tables has contributed to the number of chips played doubling from last year. There was also an increase of over 740 million additional hands of poker be played compared to 2016.
The number of average concurrent players also grew by an impressive 30% helped largely be the introduction of 2 new titles, Baccarist and Omaha, and the addition of a host of new features across the portfolio including Pro Tables, Leader boards, unlockable achievements and the hugely popular tournaments that now sees around 500,000 players taking part every month.
Looking to the next 12 months, KamaGames will begin its next phase of global growth which will see a focus on growing the existing install base in Asia via establishing a stronger presence in the region and forging partnerships with key distributors in South East Asia and India. As well as a significant portfolio wide update coming in the next few weeks, several new titles are expected to launch before the end of the year as well as further details being announced on new platform technology such as VR, AR and HTML 5.