Achievements in 2011 included launching its first truly 3D video slot and improving mobile software. This was also the year in which its poker network’s Bad Beat Jackpot hit a record high of well over $500,000. Blaze Poker was a new form of poker introduced in 2012 to compete with games becoming popular due to its speed, and at the same time, a new rake allocation method was introduced on its poker network.
In 2014 the developer created the first slot integrated with the Samsung Galaxy Gear smart watch. Another year of great achievements came in 2016 when Microgaming launched Virtual Reality games played by using the Oculus Rift headset mostly focused on Virtual Reality Roulette. In October, the developer signed a content agreement with SkillOnNet offering the online solution provider access to over 500 Microgaming games. Only 16 days into 2017 its Mega Moolah video slot‘s progressive jackpot rewarded a winner a lump sum worth €6,078,249.33.
Microgaming’s long list of prestigious awards includes EGR Awards for Best Poker Software of the Year in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016, as well as Best Mobile Gaming Software 2017 and Best Poker Network 2018. It also scooped iGaming Software Supplier 2018, Mobile Product of the Year 2017 and Innovator of the Year 2016 at the International Gaming Awards. But really, the company has been around for so long, it’s impossible to list all of its accolades – if you’d like to find out more, you can check them out here.