WMS Gaming, also known as Williams Interactive, is a company with a rich history. It started as a software developer for online and offline casinos; also it was making arcade videogames. After more than 70 years of successful work it has its optimal algorithm of creating gambling games for different segments of gambling audience.
About the company
The company was founded in 1940. It was founded by Harry Williams, who has devised the “tilt” mechanism for pinball machines. In just 20 years the developer has managed to sell more than a thousand of pinball machines, and in 1974 the WMS Industries company was founded; it was known not only as slot-machines developer, but also as an author of famous Mortal Combat videogame. There were other popular videogames made by this developer:
- NBA Jam;
The developer joined the video-slots development market in 1994 and was one of the first ones to start adding innovative intellectual technologies into simple traditional developments. One of the first slots made by this developer for offline casinos is Reel ‘em In. It was different from all other one-armed bandits, because it had bonuses and improved graphics. Since the developers were inspired by the success of their first creation, later the Jackpot Party, Boom and Filthy Rich slots were launched.
Nowadays the Williams Interactive company is cooperating with large online casinos and gambling operators. The developer’s headquarters are located in Nevada. The office branches of this company are located in:
- South Africa;
- United Kingdom
In 2012 the company has developed a platform for integrating slot-machines with Facebook accounts. Nowadays the annual turnovers of the company are more than USD 500 million. About 70% of income is coming from USA Internet casinos.
Slots made by WMS Gaming
Internet casinos have more than a hundred of slots created by WMS Gaming. Most of them are traditional slots with 5 reels, Wild symbols and Scatters. Most of them have prize bonus rounds, that allow winners to become millionaires in no time. Since the competition is high among modern video-slots developers, the WMS Gaming is trying to use diverse themes to attract as many players to their production as its possible.
The slots, devoted to ancient Egypt, are really popular among the players. Egyptian Riches slot machine is one of the company’s creations, most demanded by players. The company often uses popular mass culture shows and images for their slots. That’s how they’ve created the slots like:
- Austin Powers;
- Mad Men;
- Willy Wonka;
- Bruce Lee;
- Star Trek;
- Van Helsing
Many slots from Williams Interactive are devoted to the subject of history. The best of them are Montezuma and Roman Chariots. There are also video-slots for megalomanias, like Kiss or Elton John.