In its latest major product development milestone, esports betting operator Luckbox has agreed a deal with renowned platform provider OMEGA Systems.
The partnership comes after Luckbox announced earlier in the month that it had been awarded a full gambling licence in the Isle of Man.
As part of the newly formed deal, OMEGA Systems will provide the core of the Luckbox platform, handling player account management and integrating with the esportsbook engine, casino game providers and payments providers.
Luckbox co-founder CEO Lars Lien commented on the agreement: “We are delighted to make this partnership. Our team met with more than a dozen potential platform providers and OMEGA was the stand-out choice.
“As we have said from day one, player security and regulatory compliance – doing things right – are our core values at Luckbox and OMEGA’s strength in these aspects was a strong influence on the decision-making process.
“Their service offers gambling-grade technology which is fully compliant with the highest regulatory requirements – offering players the best and safest experience.”
Isle of Man-based Luckbox has strong focus on integrity, Luckbox, is aiming to comply with top-tier licences to help bring credibility and trustworthiness to the esports betting space. The company has also released its own cryptocurrency – LuckCash – to contributors who supported the project via a crowdsale.
Luckbox COO Quentin Martin added: “OMEGA offers a cutting-edge tech stack, is fully featured, is completely compliant with all the regulatory requirements, particularly the responsible gaming features which is very important to us due to our values. It is absolutely the right fit.
“We shopped around extensively for the right partner and OMEGA stood out head and shoulders above the rest.”
OMEGA Systems CEO Jim Godsell also detailed: “Luckbox and OMEGA share a common vision on regulatory compliance, advanced technology, and being the best in their respective fields. Partnering with the team at Luckbox is a fantastic opportunity for OMEGA and we look forward to powering an esports leader from day one.
“Our focus is providing technology to outstanding organisations that use our solutions to power success in their chosen fields. Luckbox is clearly the leader in esports and we are happy to provide them with a platform for success.”