It was announced this week that the software group, Playtech is set to launch a series of new superhero-themed slot games this year. The release will be made possible through a new multi-year licensing deal signed between Playtech and Warner Bros. Consusumer Products, representing DC Entertainment.
In the pipeline are fantastic new slot titles based on the Warner Bros. movies Superman I, Superman II, Green Lantern and Man of Steel, as well as the DC Comics Batman Classic TV Series of the 1960s.
At least four real money casino games are due to launch this year on Playtech's ONE omni-channel. This means that players will be able to enjoy the new games across all channels and platforms, paying with a single wallet and account.
New Superhero Slots
Playtech's collection of superhero themed slot games, based on Marvel Comics characters, is one of the most popular range of slot games ever made in the online gambling industry.
As such, the news that the group is planning a new rollout this year with new superhero themed content, has been met with excitement across the board.
"Playtech's best performing in-house and premium branded casino slot content will be further strengthened through our partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and the launch of the DC Comics branded games," said the chief executive officer of Playtech, Mor Weizer. "Our licensees will benefit from the best omni-channel gaming content the market has to offer."
"We look forward to a long and prosperous relationship with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and are all very excited to see the outcome of the DC Comics-themed games when they are delivered later this year," he added.
Deal Between Industry Giants
The new deal has been inked between two industry giants who bring entertainment to millions upon millions around the world.
Playtech is considered one of the market leaders in the online gambling industry, employing over 5,000 people in 14 countries, boasting 120 licensees around the globe and offering multiple gaming platforms, including casino, live casino, bingo, poker and sports betting.
DC Entertainment is home to iconic brands such as DC Comics, Vertigo and MAD. The group is one of the largest publishers of English comics in the world.