RNG on the rise as Asia’s online gamers hit the reels

After struggling for a generation to make serious headway in Asia’s online markets, a new breed of random number generator (RNG) game is finally surmounting a number of issues which had previously stalled the growth of online slots. Online slots had been blighted by trust issues in Asia, where a large black market had left many players dubious of the legitimacy of titles where payouts are determined entirely under the hood. The predominance of table games in Asia’s land-based casinos had equally made the transition of RNG titles to the online sphere less of a natural progression for customers than in Europe or the US. These two factors combined to ensure Live Casino’s position as online gaming’s key growth driver in Asia, but this might finally be changing as technology, demographics and better game design make slots a viable proposition. “Slots is probably the area of single biggest growth within the Asian online...

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