Scientific Games Corp., a provider of dynamic games, systems and services for casino lottery and online sports betting, has acquired Authentic Gaming. This marks Scientific Games’ first move into the live casino market.

Authentic Gaming is a provider of premium live casino services, specializing in live roulette, through desktop and mobile devices. Based out of Europe, Authentic gaming is integrated with many European operators including Entain, 888, Betway Group, LeoVegas and others.

The purchase strengthens Scientific Games in-house development capabilities in order to produce immersive live casino experiences for players around the world.

“We are thrilled to have Authentic Gaming join the Scientific Games family and expand our premium product portfolio as we execute on our vision to become the leading, cross-platform global game company,” said Barry Cottle, CEO of Scientific Games.”The collective power of Authentic, our proven Table Games titles and our OpenGaming platform allow us to capitalize on a growing U.S. market opportunity with our unique omni-channel approach.”