PokerStars NJ Now Offering Gaming via NextGen

by Jim Hall

PokerStars NJ is working with NextGen Gaming to provide slot gaming to players of the state.

Online gambling is offered in one of three states in the US with New Jersey being the top performer. New Jersey has several online gambling providers offering services ranging from casino to poker game play. From PokerStars to WSOP, 888, Borgata, etc., there are many ways in which residents as well as visitors to the state can enjoy their favorite gaming options.

PokerStars is relatively new to New Jersey, having just launched their online poker and casino gaming products last year. The company offers both options and have seemingly started to focus more on overall gaming rather than strictly poker. The company just recently announced they are now working with NextGen Gaming in order to provide the best gaming options for their players.

New NextGen Gaming Content

NextGen GamingThe NYX Gaming Group operates the independent gaming studio known as NextGen Gaming, who is now working with PokerStars NJ to offer 21 new slot games. Players in New Jersey will have access to these new games on desktop and mobile devices and this is the first time that the games will launch at the PokerStars Casino via the Open Gaming System of the NYX Gaming Group.

This new offering is part of a partnership that has been long standing between the NYX Gaming Group and Amaya Gaming. Both have a goal of expanding their business within the regulated territories and having the ability to enhance their international profile as a leader in digital gaming.

With the new games launched, PokerStars NJ Casino players will have access to such games as Gorilla Go Wild, Double Play Superbet, An Evening with Holly Madison and James Dean, Mad Mad Monkey and Doctor Love.

Chief Commercial Officer of NextGen Gaming, David Johnson, commented on the new partnership by stating that NextGen Gaming is delighted to be launching their first games in New Jersey with PokerStars, their close partner. The latest development will help to further cement the company’s success in their strategy to expand relationships in the regulated territories while at the same time, growing their international profile as a digital content provision leader.

PokerStars Continues to do Well

The PokerStars brand continues to do well in the state of New Jersey with both casino gaming and poker options. Having been first established in 2001, the brand is the largest operator of online poker gaming and have a total of seventeen local licensing agreements and approvals for gaming in the world. The company first launched their online casino gaming brand in 2014 and has done quite well, pulling in players from around the globe to take part in slot, table gaming and more.

The PokerStars Casino Operations Managing Director, Bo Wänghammar, commented on the new offering by stating that PokerStars is very pleased to offer NextGen content to their players in New Jersey. The new fully licensed launch helps to support the company’s objective to securing a position of leadership in the online casino industry around the world.

Players located in the state of New Jersey, be it residents or visitors, can take part in casino gaming via PokerStars by logging on with a mobile device or desktop. Accounts can easily be created and once a deposit made, real money game play can begin. PokerStars NJ uses geolocation technology as required by the Division of Gaming Enforcement in the state in order to determine that a player is located within the borders of New Jersey before allowing game play to begin. Check out the new games now when in New Jersey to see what NextGen is providing.