|Playtech has announced an agreement to team up with TankSoft Inc, one of the foremost specialists in mahjong gaming software. |
The international designer, developer and licensor of software for the gambling industry is hoping to increase its presence in the Asian market with the move as it aims to offer its Licensees the best mahjong products available.
TankSoft was chosen as the ideal partner because it offers solutions to the major issue of collusion and also allows Playtech to offer a full range of mahjong games which include country specific versions and various unique and patented features.
Avigur Zmora, CEO of Playtech, commented, 'We have 11 sites that cater specifically to the Asian market that have been requesting mahjong games from us. By the end of 2006 we will have added TankSoft's market leading games and functionality to Playtech's tried and tested core gaming platform which will help us to further penetrate the Asian market.'
TankSoft President, Dr Kim, said, ' Amongst the many companies that approached us, they were the only ones that recognized the importance of the measures taken to completely negate collusion and the other features that make our games truly unique.'