Jadestone Networks Continues Success in the Online Backgammon Market

The Swedish organization behind the highly successful and widely popular DiceArena and GamArena multiple player gaming systems, Jadestone Networks, has revealed on January 21st, 2010 that its backgammon gaming network is the only network where backgammon enthusiasts can qualify for the upcoming WSOB (World Series of Backgammon) Championship.

The World Series of Backgammon Championship will be the grand finale to the 2009 WSOB tour and is scheduled to take place on February 6th, 2010 in UK's capital. The event has a total prize pool of $480,000. Jadestone launched its gaming network in June 2009 and since then, the backgammon network has transformed into one of the most successful gaming systems in the continent Europe.

The group's player liquidity is also second to none. Jadestone revealed that their success has been made possible through solid distribution agreements with business-to-business partners like PAF, Bwin and others.

In addition, the group announced that Unibet has been added to its network as the newest distribution partner. The General Manager for Jadestone Networks, Tobias Nissen, said that they have been successful in proving to their partners that backgammon is becoming very popular with online players.

Nissen added that they are hopeful that they will continue their growth throughout the year with the help of new distribution partners and offline backgammon events like the World Series of Backgammon Championship.


February 17, 2010