Adapting to the changing online gaming market is crucial for the operators as well as software developers. It is on this notion that BSkyB and High 5 Games are improving how they provide services to the punters.


BSkyB, a television giant, has launched an online casino that is Playtech powered, going by the name Sky Casino. The casino is meant to complement the already existing Sky Vegas Casino. It is a no download casino though the games are currently limited, with more games to be added as the weeks go by.

The casino offers games such as roulette and blackjack. It also has eight slots that one can choose from namely Gladiator, The incredible Hulk, Halloween Fortune Great Blue, The Avengers, Iron Man 2, Desert Treasure and Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven. More slots will be added as time goes by.

The launch of Playtech-powered casino, Sky Casino, provides another option to players from the already existing Paddy Power Casino and bet365 Casino. This means that players have more to choose from for their online gaming.

The casino accepts deposits and withdrawals using the popular options such as debit and credit cards, PayPal, Skrill and NETeller. Withdrawals can also be done on weekends. Customer service is available through out on Live Chat, free telephone number and on Twitter.


There is a £20 no deposit bonus upon signing up which needs to be wagered 50 times for it to be withdrawn. Registering is free. The first deposit receives a 100 % match meaning that if one deposits £50 one gets £ 50 free.

High 5 Games

High 5 Games, an online gambling software developer from New Jersey has decided to use Continent 8 Technologies data centre in Gilbraltar as an operational platform. This is as it continues to penetrate European market. From its press release, the developer said that Continent 8 is among the well equipped and most secure hosting centers, an ideal solution as it pushes to the European market.

High 5 Games has made progress in penetrating the European and U.K. markets for the past 6 months. Business development team at the company is in the process of finalizing agreements in integration and managed solutions.

According to Continent 8 director of global sales, Peter Williams, the company is pleased to welcome High 5 Games as their new customer. H5G is known for operating high rated social casino on Facebook. He added that High 5 Games choosing Continent 8 is a reflection of continued investment of the data centre footprint in providing the customers with a reliable and secure platform where they can grow and operate their business.

In its attempt to penetrate the European market, High 5 Games now has an office space and equipment in Gibraltar. It is also in the process of application for a remote gaming software- supplier license in Gibraltar. Previously, High 5 Games was having a distribution deal with International Game Technology and its Vault remote gaming server, to provide its games to European operators.

The finalization of the Gibraltar gaming license will enable the Vault to have about 100 High 5 Games video slots for the UK and European online gaming operators who are in the lookout for diverse content.