Come and Join the Gold Rush at Virgin Casino

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwire – Nov. 26, 2010) – Virgin Casino, part of the leading online gaming company – Virgin Games, has today launched Gold Rush Showdown, a 5-reel, 20-payline slot by game developer, Ash Gaming. 

Gold Rush Showdown is a gun slinging, Wild West themed adventure. The slot has numerous winning possibilities, colourful characters, and scatter and wild symbols. Players can test their skills in the showdown bonus, where they can win big by shooting the villain and his bandits to rescue the heroine. Players can try their luck in the gold digger bonus pinpoint, where players find the gold on the map to strike it rich.

Warren Eloff, Head of Products at Virgin Games, commented: “With its captivating theme and two bonus games, Gold Rush Showdown provides our players with stacks of entertainment. What is more, with its progressive jackpot players have the potential to win big from a small stake.”

Founded in 2004, Virgin Games has over 1,000,000 players and over 200 games on its site. Through the introduction of a custom built Virgin Games platform in 2008, Virgin Games seeks to provide its players with the widest possible choice of casino games. A growing selection of games can be found at Virgin Games from a number of producers including Microgaming, WagerWorks, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming.

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About Virgin Games:

Virgin Games ( launched in June 2004 and has quickly established itself as one of the leading gaming websites in the UK. Virgin Games comprises three distinct offerings:

• Virgin Casino, offers content from a range of games suppliers including WagerWorks, Microgaming, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming, bringing consumers classic casino games like Blackjack and Roulette, as well as great feature slots like Monopoly, Rubik’s, X-Factor and the highly popular MegaJackpots progressive games.

• Virgin Poker, part of the Boss Media network, offers a huge array of games and content for beginners through to experienced pros – as well as the most generous loyalty scheme in the industry.

• Virgin Bingo, part of the Virtue Fusion network, offers cash prizes worth thousands of pounds in the progressive jackpots, as well as Virgin prize bingo and a range of unique Virgin Games bingo games.