Who Are NetEnt?

by The Wombat on 22-Feb-22

If you’re a fan of slot games you may be developing an interest in some of the dynamic companies which release the titles you’re playing. Some big names may ring a bell to you from game reviews such as Microgaming, Blueprint and of course NetEnt. Let’s take a closer look into the name behind the slots, the company history and games they have produced in this case for NetEnt.

Who and What exactly is NetEnt?

All of the games you enjoy at Wombat casino are produced by companies from which many releases can be found across online casino sites. There are many game development companies around the world that work to release new and engaging games for the constantly growing industry.

dazzle me bell symbolTo put it simply NetEnt is a game provider for online casinos, and for over 20 years they have led the way in game design and distribution. Along with engaging video slots they have brought out table casino games like Blackjack, Roulette and even virtual scratch cards. NetEnt has consistently released games with an approved payout percentage from the UK gambling commission so that players know game play is fair. You will recognise NetEnt games from the introductory logo and slogan ‘Better Gaming’ before the game opens to play, one of their main games is the extremely popular Starburst Slot. You can explore how to play Starburst Slots here with Wombat Casino.

History of NetEnt

dazzle me slot ruby symbolSince the company’s birth in 1996 NetEnt games have been frontrunners in the market with some of the most popular games online right now because of them. The roots of NetEnt began in traditional casinos, AB Restaurang Rouletter was co-founded in 1963 by Bill Lindwall the father of NetEnt’s Pontus Lindwall. With the increase in online gambling platforms popularity and the birth of online casinos, NetEnt thrived in the early 2000’s. In 2009 NetEnt was moved to the main list of the Stockholm Stock Exchange, more recently NetEnt has accepted an offer from Evolution Gaming for €1.8 billion.

Popular NetEnt Games

starburst slot wildThrough their 20+ year career NetEnt have created some of the most recognisable games available from online gambling platforms. Releases from NetEnt games have consistently proven popular amongst online casinos with many titles recognisable from slot pages or game descriptions. Some of the most popular NetEnt games include Starburst, Fruit Shop, Finn and the Swirly Spin, Gonzo’s Gold and Reel Rush, other releases include pop culture references from Ozzy Osbourne to Vikings. With nearly 100 NetEnt titles at Wombat Casino alone over the past 20+ years, they have left a mark on the industry as one of the most popular game developing companies.


We think you’ll agree NetEnt have helped to set the precedent for games we now expect from online casinos. The huge range of games they have brought out over time has helped to fill game pages and ensured a fair and legitimate service for users. You can view the selection of games from NetEnt by choosing from the game providers tab available at Wombat Casino and picking from the list of titles on offer. Select different game providers from the list available to see an even bigger range of games.