Crypto casino launches in Japan with $1m promotion
One of the world’s fastest growing crypto casino sites has confirmed its official launch in Japan, creating a new $1 million promotion to mark the occasion.
Roobet has moved into the Asian nation for the first time to coincide with the new season of the Nippon Professional Baseball League (NPB) starting on October 28.
The crypto casino and sports betting site – which has Snoop Dogg as a brand ambassador – has created a $1,000,000 Pick’em contest on Roobet Picks, which is the firm’s free-to-play platform.
A Roobet spokesperson stated: “We couldn’t be more excited to bring Roobet to Japan! Japan has a rich gaming and esports culture, and we’re here to pioneer completely new ways for Japanese fans to engage with their favorite sports and esports. Our $1,000,000 Pick’em contest is just the beginning of what we have in store for our friends all across the world – get ready!”
Roobet Picks does not just have the NPB, with the platform also providing picks contests for the NFL in the US, as well as on the Ultimate Fighting Championship and boxing. Football fans can also try their luck with picks on the English Premier League, while esports such as the Roobet Cup are included too. Add in a Daily Game and Roobet Picks has lots to offer players.
The Roobet Cup is the latest sign that the crypto casino is making esports a priority, In the competition, 16 of the biggest and best Counter-Strike teams in the world – such as Astralis, Heroic, Ninjas in Pyjamas and Fnatic – are competing for a $250,000 prize pool.
Everyone who enters the Roobet Cup Pick’em competition at the crypto casino site will be entered into a CS2 skin raffle. More than $50,000 worth of CS2 skins, which are in factory new condition, are included in the prize pool, as well as four Bayonet Fade skins per day. The grand prize of a Dragon Lore is sure to entice many to enter the Roobet Cup Pick’em competition.
“Roobet is not just a casino: it’s a club, for every kind of sports and gaming enthusiast,” said co-founder and head of partnerships for Roobet, Anthony Brennan. “We are always seeking out new ways for fans to participate in their favourite sports and to empower community connection through competition – and our pick’em contests on Roobet.fun provide them with the chance to participate in the fun and win amazing prizes, all completely free.”