Video games supplier Evoplay Leisure has continued its world growth technique all through 2019 because the comparatively younger organisation strives to realize additional traction throughout the business.
Because the 12 months attracts to a detailed Roman Sadovskyi, product proprietor at Evoplay Leisure, appears to be like again on the final 12 months and offers predictions for what 2020 may have in retailer.
CasinoBeats: Having been in operation for a comparatively quick interval, what progress did Evoplay Leisure get pleasure from over the last 12 month?
Roman Sadovskyi: For a corporation that was solely based two years in the past, we’ve definitely had lots to be enthusiastic about in 2019! Our unbelievable growth workforce have centered onerous on creating slots that present for an immersive expertise with a narrative behind it, and our two newest slots, Reign of Dragons and Nuke World have confirmed to be an actual hit.
Gaming tech has additionally are available in leaps and bounds, and we’ve put the newest developments to good use. The whole lot from a mobile-friendly UX (that includes intuitive swipes, sensible skips, optimised recreation weights and full vertical display screen protection) to a gaming expertise designed to work throughout a number of markets it doesn’t matter what smartphone or desktop mannequin gamers use.
CB: Wanting on the wider image throughout the business, what developments do you count on to come back to fruition throughout 2020?
RS: Prepare for the streamers. Due to the emergence of smartphones exterior Europe, comparable to India, Africa and LatAm, an entire new degree of dominance is rising with regards to the legions of globalised gamers from the world over – and a degree of worldwide connectivity that was unimaginable even a decade in the past.
Localised content material is not in demand – immediately’s demographic considers themselves a part of a global group. A recreation’s reputation immediately is predicated on suggestions from streaming platforms comparable to Youtube or Twitch, which have gotten more and more influential.
Gamers broadcast their video games stay, talk with viewers and share the expertise from the world over – with participant preferences not formed by their regional location, however moderately the developments they see rising throughout the digital house – which has no borders.
My recommendation to operators and suppliers for 2020 can be to disregard them at your peril. If you wish to be standard with the newest era of gamers, ensure you’re standard with the business’s streaming influencers. What makes a recreation ‘nice’ moderately than ‘good’ lies of their fingers.
CB: Maintaining on the development of the brand new 12 months, may you give us one daring prediction?
RS: I’m going to be daring and predict a radical change in slots. The way forward for slots is all about blurring the strains between igaming, gaming and leisure. In an more and more crowded model panorama, providing a brand new technique of gameplay is crucial to advertising in the direction of the newest era’s behavioural patterns. With seconds to seize their consideration, we have to go above and past ‘guess small and win huge’ to fulfill the demand that the brand new era of gamers want.
We’ve performed our half in the direction of kick-starting the following period of gaming growth, with our massively thrilling Dungeon: Immortal Evil prepared for the market by early subsequent 12 months. The thought behind it was to merge the road between traditional slots and immersive gaming – taking one of the best from each worlds and placing it collectively for a very new person expertise.
By doing so, we hope that our operator companions will have the ability to attraction to the rising demographic of gamers who need extra from their gaming expertise than simply the standard flat, 2D slots that swamp the market.
In fact, tech can be going to be huge, and we’ll seemingly see loads of growth in the direction of making VR prepared for a mass viewers. We will see that there’s already big demand in the marketplace for VR experiences, and there’s no query of the unbelievable potential it has to supply. Count on to see lots in 2020 that brings it even nearer!