Vermantia, global provider of virtual and live sports content is delighted to announce that it has been accepted as an Associate Member of the Asia Pacific Lottery Association. The Asia Pacific Lottery Association is one of five regional associations of the World Lottery Association (WLA), representing 25 lotteries from 10 countries in the Asia Pacific […]
Vermantia, provider of premium content for lotteries, gaming & betting operators worldwide, is set to exhibit at ICE 2016 Totally Gaming Show its extensive product offering, designed to create an immersive experience for players. Tailor-made content, robust gaming platforms and evolutionary retail technologies are the core elements of this year’s showcasing. The company’s portfolio on […]
In just under two decades, virtual sports have gone from being a niche vertical dismissed by many as cartoon betting, to one of the fastest growing areas in gaming, with operators in Asia increasingly taking notice. Interest is undoubtedly strong amongst Asia's sports mad punters, however, slow turning wheels of regulation, or lack of rules, is holding back progress.
After a period of rapid growth in Europe, virtual sports are emerging as a viable product in Asia, with operators drawn to the regulatory flexibility, low-cost turnkey integration and high margins. But today’s virtuals - which let players bet on the outcome of pre-determined, virtual visualizations of sporting encounters - are now graphically impressive adaptations of the real thing, created with advanced motion-capture technology which make the leading products tough to distinguish from reality.