Betplay.io has launched its Bitcoin Lightning Casino, which it lauds as “an industry-first cryptocurrency online casino site that supports Bitcoin and Tether USD”.
Betplay.io was started in 2020 by a group of seasoned gaming professionals for crypto currency casino enthusiasts, the goal of which is stipulated as being “to create the best crypto casino on the market”.
Deposits and withdrawals using Bitcoin can take advantage of the Bitcoin Lightning Network, which enables near instant transactions and virtually zero fees.
“At Betplay.io we aim to have the best player experience on the market and fast payments is an important part of this,” said a Betplay.io spokesperson.
“Bitcoin and crypto in general is changing the whole world, including the online casino industry, but right now we are seeing Bitcoin transactions taking longer time to confirm and fees above $10.
“Therefore, Bitcoin Lightning payments will be an absolute game-changer by making deposits and withdrawals significantly faster and cheaper for players.”
Moreover, the firm has also detailed a number of commercial partnerships with a variety of gaming industry suppliers, which at launch includes studios such as Quickspin, Nolimit City, Blueprint Gaming, Thunderkick, Red Tiger and more.
Live casino will be provided through Betgames.TV and Ezugi, with more promised to be added shortly, including Pragmatic Play and Evolution.
“We don’t think having the best payment option for Bitcoin is enough, we also want to have the best games,” added the Betplay.io spokesperson.
“That is why we have partnered up with top providers on the market with the goal of having the largest offering of games to the crypto community.”