The World Poker Tour will add iGaming content from Game Play Network
This new partnership will add real money video poker, casino games and poker tournaments to WPT’s existing line of online poker and social gaming products.
gaming network and World Poker Tour Companiesthe global gaming and TV entertainment brand, announced Wednesday plans to a partnership that will add real-money video poker, casino games and poker tournaments to WPT’s existing line of online poker and social gaming products.
In an official press release, Adam Pliska, CEO of WPTcommented on this new alliance and clarified the terms under which it will develop: “In addition to our vast global live tournament footprint and distribution network, our online platforms and products form an ever-growing part of the our society”.
Over the past 19 years, The WPT has hosted live poker tournaments on five continentsand it has awarded over $1.3 billion in player prizes, and it has attracted an annual audience of over 300 million viewers for its television programming worldwide.
Pliska continued, “Given our loyal fan base and strong demand for more online offerings, it was critical for us to align with online products that our customers would readily adopt, while enhancing the brand. WPT. After extensive legal and business due diligence, GPN has clearly held its own in terms of an exceptionally talented team, a strong product and unparalleled market access. We are very excited to finalize this partnership and its potential impact on the evolution of the industry.
GPN is a game company licensed with a patented platform that enables its B2B partners to offer their players the opportunity to play casino-like games for real money in the vast majority of the United States, reaching 40% more of the population than other iGaming companies today.
Commercial Director of Game Play Network, Sam Kikiadded: “In the poker industry, there are few companies with the credibility, prestige and following of the World Poker Tour. We are thrilled at the opportunity to partner with such an innovative company to bring a comprehensive and exciting games portfolio. and tournaments to their dedicated clientele. The combination of WPT events, personalities and talent, with GPN’s platform, will unlock a whole new level of bespoke iGaming content.”