Written On 4/18/11 By Recentpoker.com staff writer Lenny Wasman :
SERENGETI DIAMONDS FROM CHARTWELL TECH
Second game to be deployed on its Rapid Game Deployment platform
Canadian games developer Chartwell Technology Inc. announced its first slot release and latest launch on its Rapid Game Deployment (RGD) infrastructure.
"Serengeti Diamonds", an African-themed, 25-line slot includes a double action bonus round and a Scatter bonus. The Scatter bonus triggers a pick-a-prize game, which determines up to 10 free spins and up to an 8x multiplier. The game joins "Ultimate Texas Hold'em – Chartwell’s first table game release on its RGD platform.
Clinton Begin, VP Software Development of Chartwell states, "This new technology is the latest step in Chartwell's strategic plan to continue to focus on its exciting online casino offering and increase the volume of game output throughout 2011 and beyond. RGD can integrate directly with the Chartwell Games Platform and top third-party game content, thus positioning Chartwell to take a leading role in providing Platform as a Service solutions to the iGaming industry."
In related news, the company announced that Dan Phillips, CEO of Chartwell Games will be leaving the company to "pursue other opportunities on the operations side of the iGaming industry".