Microgaming Software Systems Ltd is a privately held company which is based in the Isle of Man, and was one of the world’s first online gaming software providers by creating the first true online casino software in 1994.
The Company is led by Roger Raatgever, the longest serving CEO in the online gaming industry.
Microgaming has earned an excellent reputation throughout the world's gambling industry by understanding the importance of a secure internet environment and providing reliability, safety, integrity, confidentiality.
The company has added many new and exciting features over the years.
In 1995, they launched casino management tools and the player tracking system.
In 1997 they became the founding member of Interactive Gaming Council, and in 1998 they launched Cash Splash which was the internet's first progressive jackpot slot.
At present Microgaming propels one of the world’s biggest progressive jackpot and poker networks
through their interlinked network of casino operators. Some of these games have been developed by Derivco, a South African-based game development studio.
During the year 1999 Microgaming released the PlayCheck online audit technology. This software helped to report casino payout percentages.
In 2000, they released the Microgaming Web Casino Software which provided an option to download the casino or play the games online.
Then in 2001 Microgaming launched the MUP+ download-as-you-play technology and fully localized,
multi-language casino systems.
Microgaming has won many awards over the years, including the 'Best System Provider' by Gaming Express Magazine.
2001 - Voted by the Casino Player Magazine as having the best Craps, Roulette, Slots and Progressive games.
They have also won the Gambling Online Magazine's Players Choice Award, Top Casino Software
and Editors Pick Awards.
In 2007 and 2009 they picked up the CAP Award for Best iGaming Software.
At present the Microgaming software is provided in download and Flash versions.
There are over 400 downloadable viper games and over 200 flash games.
Their Progressive Jackpot Network is the world's top progressive jackpot offering on the internet.
The Microgaming games include some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry and some of the most imaginative, innovative creations with the cutting-edge technology.
Viper software, utilized by Microgaming is considered to be the core of software for online casinos. Viper offers the largest portfolio for downloadable games which are all compatible with Windows.
Microgaming offers over 350 mobile games which are written in HTML5.
The mobile games are compatible most devices using iOS, Android and Windows.
Their mobile apps have an adaptive design ensuring the games are compatible with different screen sizes and resolutions. The games have been expertly optimised to function flawlessly across all devices. Microgaming pioneered the ‘swipe-and-tap touch’ screen interface, which is a key feature of mobile casino apps and their games.
Microgaming has developed over 800 games with over 1 200 variants such as Blackjack, Baccarat, Bingo, Roulette, Craps, Flip Card and multiple versions of Video Poker & Power Poker, Keno,
and Scratch Cards.
They offer a huge portfolio of over 500 slots including 3-reel Classics, Mega Spin Slots, 3D-Slots,
Fruit Machines and Multi-line Video Slots.
They are also certified by e-Commerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance (eCogra), which has long influenced and promoted the highest standards of fair gaming, security, and responsible gaming, and are licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission, which was established to regulate commercial gambling in Great Britain.
Microgaming casino and poker products are regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA.
Microgaming is also has membership with the Remote Gambling Association (RGA) which serves to protect suppliers and operators, and encourages the highest standards of probity, integrity and social responsibility.