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Barcrest is a seasoned gaming provider founded in England in 1968. The company was the dominant player in slot and skill gaming machines for decades, producing over 70 slot games. Barcrest is licensed by the UK Gambling Commission and is now operated by Scientific Games.

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Rainbow Riches

Launch: 31.03.2020
RTP: 95

  • Chief Executive Officer: Information not provided
  • Date of Foundation: 1968
  • Headquarters: Xyz Building Level 2, 2 Hardman Blvd, Spinningfields, Manchester, England, M3 3AQ
  • Number of Employees: 195
  • Revenue: $72 million in 2011
  • Subsidiaries: Scientific Games Corporation, Global Draw Limited and Games Media Limited.
  • Game Categories: Online slots, interactive TV products, and traditional land-based machines
  • Number of Slot Games: Information not provided
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In the 2010-2011 revenue in the range of approximately $64 million to $72 million.


  • IGT Acquisition: Barcrest joined IGT showcasing a strategic alliance in gaming technology.
  • Scientific Games Acquisition: Bought by Scientific Games in 2011, Barcrest flourished as a subsidiary, melding its offerings with Scientific Games’ portfolio.
  • Sony Partnership: Compatibility with PlayStation underscores a relationship with Sony Interactive Entertainment, enhancing Barcrest’s reach in video gaming.
  • NBA Licensing: Licensed to utilize NBA trademarks, Barcrest likely develops NBA-themed games, expanding its content diversity.
  • DMV Showdown Involvement: Collaborates with sports and entertainment giants for the “DMV Showdown,” evidencing broad networking in gaming events.
  • 2K Sports Licensing: The use of 2K and 2K Sports trademarks by Rival Games suggests licensing agreements, enriching Rival Games’ offerings.

Gaming Technologies and Innovations

  • Innovative Online Slots: Developed a diverse portfolio of engaging slot games, including hits like Rainbow Riches and Action Bank.
  • Digital Adaptation: Successfully transitioned classic land-based titles to online and mobile platforms.
  • Pioneering Features: Introduced early innovations in slot games, such as board game-style bonus rounds and multi-line 5-reel machines.
  • “High Roller” Option: Offered unique gameplay options like “high roller” spins, allowing for increased stakes and potentially greater rewards.
  • Responsible Gambling: Committed to safe gaming practices by collaborating with regulators and offering self-exclusion options like GamStop.

List of Licenses

License Description Notes
UKGC License Initially operated under its own UKGC license, signifying compliance with UK gambling regulations. Pre-acquisition status
Under Scientific Games Post-2011 acquisition, licensing and regulatory oversight transitioned to Scientific Games’ broader regulatory framework. Post-acquisition status

Key Persons

  • Ian – Chief Executive Officer of Global Draw and Games Media
  • Lorne Weil – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Scientific Games Corporation
  • Joan Simpson – Administrator at Barcrest Games
  • Stephen Robinson – Project Manager at Barcrest Games
  • Paul McGinn – Senior Planner at Barcrest Games


Xyz Building Level 2, 2 Hardman Blvd, Spinningfields, Manchester, England, M3 3AQ


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