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Yggdrasil fires up huge wins in latest hit Hyperburst

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Yggdrasil, the innovative global online gaming solutions provider, has released its latest thrilling title, Hyperburst, featuring a tropical volcano overflowing with hot cash prizes.

Digitain to distribute Yggdrasil casino slot library

Digitain to distribute Yggdrasil slot library
Yggdrasil has partnered with leading global platform provider Digitain in a deal that will see its content portfolio available to a global network of operators.

Yggdrasil unveils its new blazing Splitz game

Neon Rush Splitz
Yggdrasil, the innovative online gaming solutions provider, has unveiled its fast-paced futuristic thrilling new slot, Neon Rush Splitz offering up to 25,000x a player’s stake.

Yggdrasil and Black Cow in strategic global game deal

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The GDK platform will be integrated with Yggdrasil’s GATI to power YG Masters program - allowing studios and game developers a rapid route to global..

Yggdrasil secure eighth regulator licence in Isle of Man

Yggdrasil secure regulator licence Isle of Man
Yggdrasil has been granted a B2B software licence by the Isle of Man Supervision Commission, securing the game developer’s presence across several existing markets.

Yggdrasil enters the arena with Champions of Rome

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Yggdrasil has given the thumbs up to the release of its latest slot Champions of Rome, in which mighty gladiators face off on the reels. Set in one of the world-famous Colosseum, the game sees swords, tridents…

Yggdrasil exhibits first games from its YGS Masters publishing initiative at ICE 2019

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Showcasing the first games to come out of YGS Masters, Yggdrasil exhibited at ICE last month confident that its publishing initiative is empowering studios to deliver a curated roadmap of high quality content to operators. Stuart McCarthy...

Yggdrasil signs with GVC for threefold online integration

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Yggdrasil has announced the finalisation of a deal with GVC Holdings, owner of Ladbrokes, Coral and Gala, to provide each brand with its market-leading casino slots gaming content. With a significant online presence and extensive network…

Yggdrasil blast into branded content with Nitro Circus slot

Yggdrasil has announced the release of its first ever branded slot, Nitro Circus, an exclusive collaboration with the action sports entertainment brand led by motorsport daredevil Travis Pastrana. The title, which features the unique Nitro Jump

Yggdrasil pursue expansion plans as partnership investments deliver returns

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Yggdrasil has announced revenue of $7.8m for the third quarter of 2018, a 62 percent increase on 2017’s figure of $4.8m, after player rounds increased 51 percent to 1,534 million. The three month period contributed to the 66 percent increase

Yggdrasil predicts spookily large wins with Lovecraft inspired title

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Yggdrasil has announced the release of its Dark Vortex slot to coincide with Halloween, as it dares players to open a portal to the netherworld and enter a land “full of monstrous wins.” The title, based on the work of cult horror writer H P Lovecraft,

Yggdrasil give players something to get their teeth into with fang-tastic new monster slot

Yggdrasil has let loose its latest quest-based video slot, Wolf Hunters, set in a medieval town ravaged by a ferocious Werewolf. Challenging players to face their fears, willing hunters are able to attack the beast as soon as it hits the reels, with every successful…

Yggdrasil targets fan fighters and fight fans with Hanzo’s Dojo

Yggdrasil is challenging players to battle their way to victory, in the developer’s latest mobile-first 25 line title, offering players two kinds of free spins, 3×3 symbols and Expanding Wilds. “Besides the stylish artwork, the coolest part of the game is Hanzo’s unique mini-slot,” said Yggdrasil head of slots, Jonas Strandman. “It offers players a host of bonuses including wild...

Yggdrasil steps into the ring with Hanzo’s Dojo

Yggdrasil is challenging players to battle their way to victory in the ancient Japanese training ground of Hanzo’s Dojo. The developer’s latest mobile-first 25 line title offers players two kinds of free spins, 3×3 symbols and Expanding Wilds in a bid to win…

Yggdrasil launches uniquely ‘low variance’ Penguin City

Penguin City
An understated summer release from Yggdrasil that’s once again packed with USPs - Penguin City offers a quirky low variance alternative to players “who are all about fun, and don't need to land a win of 2,000 times their stake to get excited.”

Yggdrasil launches fan site Yggdrasil Casino

Yggdrasil Gaming has announced the launch of its own fan platform Yggdrasil Casino, offering players free access to any title from its complete slot back catalogue. 
The site will also provide the casino, bingo and tables games supplier’s operator partners…

King Tutankhamun delivers a wild twist for Yggdrasil’s latest release

Yggdrasil Gaming has launched its latest slot Tut’s Twister, based on the return of the legendary Egyptian pharaoh as a swirling desert sandstorm. The online game developer’s new title uses a mixture of animations and a variety of wild-based...

Yggdrasilians break industry boundaries with latest slot

Vikings go to Hell
With the launch of Yggdrasil’s most sophisticated slot to date, Vikings Go to Hell, head of slots Jonas Strandman explains how “bigger and better” is written into the company’s DNA iGAMING TIMES: What makes Yggdrasil’s approach to game design and development unique?

Yggdrasil rips up rulebook with launch of first table game, Sonya Blackjack

Sonya Blackjack
Yggdrasil Gaming is promising to “reinvent casino” with the launch of its first ever table game, using ground-breaking motion capture, Sonya Blackjack. The multiplayer Blackjack product features intuitive mobile gameplay and a 3D dealer to create the ultimate immersive playing environment. Up to three players can sit at a single table, with more having the option to stand. Players can watch...

Yggdrasilians break industry boundaries with latest slot

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With the launch of Yggdrasil’s most sophisticated slot to date, Vikings Go to Hell, head of slots Jonas Strandman explains how “bigger and better” is written into the company’s DNA. iGAMING TIMES: What makes Yggdrasil’s approach to game design and development unique? JONAS STRANDMAN: We've always strived to have the right person in the right position. Everyone should be doing what...

Yggdrasil steps into the ring with Lucha Maniacs

Yggdrasil Gaming’s latest slot Lucha Maniacs invites players to join the fight with the loco luchadores wrestlers. The Lucha Maniacs title includes a retriggering Free Spins round, where features including multipliers, added wilds, stacked reels and merging symbols can mix and match to create feature combos. Players can pay extra with the Golden Bet to access ringside seats of the show,...

Yggdrasil almost doubles revenue with fourth quarter boost

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Yggdrasil Gaming has announced its revenue figure for 2017 was almost double that of the previous year. The Swedish online gaming supplier reported a 95 percent revenue rise in its latest financial report, outlining a total figure of $20.5m for the 12 months ending 31 December. “These fantastic results were only possible because of the team we have assembled, and the...

Back to front: iGT meets Yggdrasil’s Fredrik Elmqvist

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Front-end innovations are too often overlooked in the iGaming business - but not by Yggdrasil. CEO Fredrik Elmqvist explains why.   “Every year has been a transformative year,” says an exultant Fredrik Elmqvist, shrugging off iGT’s first question. And 2017 was no exception, he adds, before hurriedly rattling off a string of not insignificant developments: the creation of a new parent...

Yggdrasil brings motion captured interaction to table games

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With the news that Yggdrasil Gaming has moved into a second new vertical in as many months, iGaming Times sat down with Marcus Honney, the newly appointed Head of Table Games, to ask about the current state of play in the sector, and how Yggdrasil intends to shake the pack.   iGAMING TIMES: You’ve said the table games vertical has been...

Yggdrasil adds The Sun, Tabcorp to UK rosta

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  Swedish slot designer Yggdrasil has made yet more strides into the British market - now set to feature on Tabcorp’s Sun Vegas.   Tabcorp, in partnership itself with UK’s most read tabloid, The Sun, will benefit from Yggdrasil’s award-winning promotional tools, BOOST as well the social sharing tool BRAG. “It has been almost two years since we made the strategic decision to...

Yggdrasil’s Ana Georgieva: Keeping players playing without breaking a sweat

  For Yggdrasil Gaming’s head of player marketing, Ana Georgieva, creativity is essential to retaining players in tightly contested markets – but scarce time and resources can often leave it neglected. If only operators had an arsenal of promotional tools that made innovating easier...   Maturing markets require ever more creative approaches. This truism has formed the bedrock of Yggdrasil’s success in...

Jungle Books: Yggdrasil’s “most ambitious game to date”

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Yggdrasil Gaming has announced the launch of its “biggest and most ambitious game to date”, Jungle Books,  alongside a E50,000 network tournament campaign and a new, ground-breaking game mechanic.   Jungle Books, which was first announced at ICE in February where it provided the theme for the Yggdrasil stand, takes players through the jungle inspired by the Rudyard Kipling classic. “This...

Yggdrasil to show off artistic talent for Inktober

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Yggdrasil Gaming will take part in the annual Inktober event this month as part of its ongoing commitment to promoting artistic talent.   Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by penning one ink drawing a day for the entire month. This simple premise has since developed into a worldwide challenge which engages thousands of...

Yggdrasil’s revenues double in Q2 financial results

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Yggdrasil saw revenues more than double for the second quarter of the year, the company announced in its financial results.   The number of player transactions rose by 84 percent year-on-year to 801 million, while revenues increased by 103 percent to SEK40.4m by the same measure. Fredrik Elmqvist (pictured), CEO of Yggdrasil, said: “It has been another strong quarter for Yggdrasil,...

Yggdrasil portfolio goes live with Betfred

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Yggdrasil Gaming has signed a partnership with Betfred that will see its content go live on the operator’s UK and dot com offerings.   The direct integration will give Betfred access to Yggdrasil’s entire portfolio of award-winning slots, including recent launches Spiña Colada and Sunny Shores. The operator claims it opted for the direct integration to best utilise Yggdrasil’s suite of in-game...