Connecticut’s online gaming marketplace is giving players more options thanks to an agreement between the Mashantucket-Pequot Tribe and the Bragg Gaming Group. The company’s Spin Games online casino products mark a new entry into the state.
Bragg Gaming was founded in 2018 and completed the acquisition of Spin Games in June.
Players in the DraftKings Casino app in The Nutmeg State can play Spin Games RGS (Remote Gaming Server) offerings, including Ripley’s Big Wheel and Galaxy Gaming’s 21+3 Progressive Blackjack. These titles join Bragg’s Triple Jewels, Gypsy Riches and Get Hot.
“We are excited to enter a new regulated iGaming market in the United States so quickly following our acquisition of Spin Games,” Yaniv Sherman, who was named CEO of Bragg Gaming last month, said in a statement. of the society. “Spin Games is already well established in the North American market and provides Bragg with a unique platform that we plan to leverage to further develop our brands in the region.”
We are now live in Connecticut with our gaming technology and content provider, Spin Games LLC, in partnership with DraftKings Inc. and Mashantucket-Pequot Tribe iGaming sites. State players will have access to an initial library of 11 titles. https://t.co/WydAN808tW$BRAG pic.twitter.com/hpA00IM6Wt
—Bragg Gaming (@Bragg_Gaming) July 5, 2022
Bragg Gaming’s Reach Expands
Bragg Gaming products are now available in four of the six states where legal and regulated real-money online gaming is available in the US market. Connecticut joins Michigan, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey as states where Spin Games options are available.
Bragg also recently received approval to join the online gaming market in Ontario, which this year became the first Canadian province to offer both legal online sports betting and iGaming.
“Following our entry into the Ontario iGaming market three months ago, our entry into Connecticut is another important proof point of our North American growth strategy, which will continue to accelerate as we launch our offerings. in other states as they enact regulations,” Sherman said. .
According to the release, Bragg plans to roll out more games, adding to the 11 currently available in Connecticut.
Bragg has also obtained licenses to operate in several European countries, including the United Kingdom, and in the Bahamas.
Connecticut Online Casino Market Overview
The Connecticut online gaming market launched in October 2021 and produced stable numbers. The state also began taking legal sports betting at the same time.
In May, the handle of the online casino in Connecticut was just over $774 million, a 1.8% increase from April ($760.56 million). The majority of that handful, nearly $500 million, was wagered through the Mashantucket-Pequot (MPI Master Wagering) app.
But total taxable gaming revenue in May was $16.58 million, down 10.2% from April’s $18.5 million, according to figures released by the State Department of consumer protection.