The London-based games developer, in conjunction with Island Broadcast Media, is previously known for developing titles such as Soccerbet, NBA Last 60 Basketball and IIHF Hockey. It will now look to add a range of products based on horse and dog betting events.
Nick Gardiner, Co-CEO, Highlight Games, commented: “I’m delighted to announce this key business development for Highlight Games. Soccerbet and NBA Last 60 are some of the most exciting and successful virtual sports products on the market and it’s fantastic to now be expanding our offering with additional virtual sports content, which will cater to every customer and player.
“We look forward to announcing the addition of even more racing content to the Highlight product portfolio soon.”
On working with Island Broadcast Media, Gardiner added: “With its high-performing and competitive portfolio of games, Highlight can now be a one-stop virtual sports supplier to operators across the globe. We are particularly pleased to be working with a team with the calibre of Island Broadcast Media, which was involved in the development of the very first UK virtual horses and dog racing products.”
Island Broadcast Media, which holds its registered address on the Isle of Man, has been providing technology solutions to gaming and betting companies since 2015.
Jonathan Mills, Executive Director, Island Broadcast Media, said: “Island Broadcast Media prides itself on its pedigree in the virtual sports arena, and it is fantastic to announce this partnership with the award-winning Highlight Games.
“Together we will extend Highlight’s product offering to make it one of the most competitive and compelling in the global virtual sports market – it’s an exciting opportunity for both of our businesses.”