nder the agreement, made through WagerLogic Ltd, CryptoLogic will remain the sole developer of Internet casino games based on the Marvel characters through 2010. The games based on these characters are scheduled to launch in December 2007.
"CryptoLogic is proud to be a ’web-mate’ of one of the world’s premier entertainment brands - and excited to add the most famous of all Marvel Super Heroes to our award-winning suite of Internet casino games," said Javaid Aziz, CryptoLogic’s President and CEO. "Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four have grown from the comics to a massive worldwide fan base, and now it’s fitting that they make their debut at the world’s top Internet casinos - powered by CryptoLogic software."
Spider-Man and The Fantastic Four join CryptoLogic’s roster of popular Marvel-branded slot games, including the Hulk, Daredevil, Blade, The Punisher, Thor, X-Men, Silver Surfer, Elektra, Iron Man and Ghost Rider. Available exclusively through WagerLogic licensees, these games bring players big-screen excitement, stunning graphics and their favourite Marvel characters - along with the chance to win huge cash prizes.
"Today’s sophisticated Internet casino players have told us they want more choice, more excitement and more chances to win - and with Spider-Man and The Fantastic Four, WagerLogic delivers," said A.J. Slivinski, Managing Director of WagerLogic. "Together, we are delivering great games and great entertainment - and breaking new ground in licensing branded content for the Internet gaming world."
With more than 200 games, CryptoLogic has one of the most comprehensive casino gaming suites on the Internet. The company has introduced some of the most popular games in the industry, including fan favourites Bejeweled, Cubis, Jewel Quest, and the first-ever version of Multi-Hand Video Blackjack, a bring combines the excitement and action of Video Poker to the world’s most popular casino game.
CryptoLogic has earned top honours for its world-class Internet software, including Top Casino Software from Online Gambling Magazine in each of the last two years. The award, based on the votes of readers, players and website visitors, is widely considered the industry’s top award.