Lightning Box enters West Virginia with two iconic online slots
Australian online slots developer Lightning Box has ventured further into the United States with the recent launch of a selection of its content on the West Virginia regulated iGaming marketplace.
After clearing the necessary regulatory hurdles, Lightning Box launched two of its most iconic and popular titles – Chicken Fox and Lightning Horseman – in Mountain State, which not long ago opened its market. regulated products such as online casinos.
This is the fourth state that the independent studio is allowed to enter. The company has launched a multitude of its products in Michigan in January 2021, shortly after that state regulated online casino gaming. In addition, its content is available in Pennsylvania since November 2020. Lightning Box has entered these three states through SG Digital, its long-term US partner and the online games division of gaming software powerhouse Scientific Games.
It’s also worth noting that Lightning Box titles can be spotted in gaming halls of New Jersey Licensed Online Casinos when the studio moved to that state in 2014. The Garden State regulated iGaming in 2013 and was for a time one of the few US jurisdictions where it was legal to conduct this type of activity.
Glad to have met regulatory requirements in another state
Commenting on their West Virginia debut, Lightning Box CEO and co-founder Peter Causley said they were delighted the company had meets the requirements of another regulated state as a growing number of US territories open up for business.
He then pointed out that their content has been very popular with US gamers in the land and social casino sectors and that he’s happy that more and more of them are also discovering the studio’s games online.
From the West Virginia market, Mr. Causley said he holds a number of important opportunities to Lightning Box, “Taking into account the number of operators established in the State” and that they look forward to partnering with these operators through SG Digital.
Steve Mayes, Director of Partnerships, Digital at Scientific Games, said that after a series of successful launches across the United States, they are excited to now expand their content offering in West Virginia and bring their experiences immersive activities to local actors, while further improving their âAn incredibly strong partnership with Lightning Box. “
West Virginia is the latest new market the Australian online slots developer has entered recently. He celebrated his debut in Colombia, and Latin America as a whole. The studio entered this important market through a partnership with online gambling group Betsson.