Certain pioneering game providers took the plunge into the Live Dealer market early on; with Playtech launching a range all the way back in 2003. Noteworthy mentions include Extreme Gaming, since going on to become Pragmatic Play, and their Golden Ball Roulette. Evolution Gaming then jumped into the fray Double Ball Roulette that offers players the chance to take home payouts as high as 1300:1!
Very few Indians are unaware of the television show format which sees a well-dressed host taking the lead in guiding contestants to a successful end goal by either spinning an oversized wheel, asking them questions, or keeping track of their aptitude in a series of physical challenges. Game Show Live Casino entertainment takes this idea and adapts to Live Dealer entertainment. And while many industry operators, including Extreme Live Gaming and NetEnt, spotted this opportunity on the horizon, none made use of it quite like Evolution Gaming did. They undoubtedly changed the landscape forever with their stand out Dream Catcher release in 2017.
For players who’ve not enjoyed it, Dream Catcher features a mounted, multi-coloured Money Wheel divided up into 54 segments. 52 of these are marked out with a number, and 2 distinct multiplier segments, 2X in silver and 7X in gold, form the centrepiece.
Gameplay is extraordinarily simple, with players simply required to place a bet on the section of the Wheel they believe the marker will end up on. The higher the payout, the less frequently the number will appear, the lower the reward, the higher the number of times it will appear.
Evolution Gaming is once more leading the pack when it comes to Game Show Live Dealer titles, with a slew of releases waiting to thrill and excite players from India.
Deal or No Deal offers entertainment based on the TV show of the same name, and players will enjoy the attentions of not 1 but 2 dealers 24/7. Monopoly Live was unveiled at ICE 2019 and is held to be Dream Catcher for the next generation. The aim is simple in this take on the classic board game, with players trying to predict where the wheel segment will stop while a virtual Mr Monopoly waits to get in on the action.
Seeing a huge gap in the dice game market, Evolution Gaming has also recently launched 2 new games, Lightning Dice and Super Sic Bo. Other new releases have included Free Bet Blackjack and Side Bet City, which offer additionally offer brand new takes on old favourites, but it may well be the gam show style offerings that become the most popular options online.