For the second year in a row, a NetEnt slot has won the Game of the Year Award at the EGR Operator Awards. Last year, the leading Swedish-based iGaming content supplier won the title for their Spiñata Grande video slot. This year, their spectacular Guns N’ Roses slot was the winner, beating out 12 other fantastic games.
Considered to be one of the most prestigious annual events in the industry, 2016 marked the 12th annual EGR Operator Awards. The event was attended by the world’s biggest professionals from the top online gaming providers. NetEnt was in good company and had plenty of competitors.
The Guns N’ Roses slot is recognized by the company as having one of the most successful game launches ever and the slot has become extremely popular among players. Released back in January of this year, Gun N’ Roses, which is themed after the ionic American rock band, was the first of three rock slots in the NetEnt Rocks series. It has been praised for its technical architecture and for capturing the essence of the brand, showcasing the absolute best HTML5 productions on the web.
“It has been NetEnt’s most ambitious project to date,” commented NetEnt CEO Per Eriksson. “We’re delighted that our hard work and endeavours have paid off. We couldn’t’ be happier to top a really strong field.”
Eriksson added that winning the Game of the Year for the second consecutive year is an amazing achievement and that NetEnt is unbelievably proud of the success their Guns N’ Roses slot has achieved.