Leander Games. a provider of online gaming software, have announced that they have partnered with land-based provider Pavilion Worldwide Group to create their new slot inspired by the popular award-winning US sitcom called Taxi.
Leander was selected by Pavilion as preferred partner to create and distribute the exciting new slot based on the show, which was televised from 1972 – 1983, following the CBS Consumer Products licensing agreement.
Once the new pokie Taxi goes live, players will be entertained on 25 paylines across 5 reels. The game features 3 bonuses, “Flag this down” offers instant prizes, “Make it out of the garage” is free spin based and once a character leaves the garage they become wild for the remainder of the feature, the 3rd bonus round challenges player’s to pick the best driver from the show cast with special bonus rewards.
Chief Executive of Leander, Steven Marshall commented that the new Taxi game would enable players to meet with favourite characters casted in the TV show and will excite them to be part of the team. It’s a continuation of Leander’s tradition to provide innovative and exciting slots games on a variety of platforms.
Jeff Calman, Pavilion’s Chief Intellectual Property Chief added that they were delighted with work done by Leander to give new live to the sitcom in the form of a new online slot game. He felt Leander Game’s developers and designers have excelled and that the new slot is sure to be a hit. Several popular TV show inspired games have already been developed by Pavilion, including Rawhide, Frasier and Dr Quinn Medicine women.
Leander was recognized at the 2015 Gaming Intelligence Awards with the One To Watch Award. Previously the developer was shortlisted for the Platform of the Year award by EGR B2B Awards 2014 and won the EGR 2013 award for Social Platform of the Year.