Gaming Realms plc has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with NetEnt.
As per the deal, Gaming Realms will have the right to license NetEnt’s most popular slot of all time, Starburst, to create an epic new game which combines the popular Slingo grid mechanic and all the classic features of the phenomenal slot game. The new game, Slingo Starburst, will be available worldwide and will be distributed to the online Real Money Gaming market in 2021.
“We’re thrilled to have secured the licensing rights to the Starburst brand, a legendary slot that has dominated the gaming industry for years. We’re confident that fans of Slingo and Starburst will enjoy our new collaboration, which will bring together the best features of both brands,” Mark Segal, Chief Financial Officer of Gaming Realms, said.
“To widen the reach of our portfolio and building brand awareness in new markets is a vital part of our strategy. Gaming Realms has an extraordinary reach among Slingo fans, especially in the US. We are certain that great games will come out from combining Gaming Realms expertise, the Slingo grid mechanic and our renowned IP,” Andy Whitworth, Chief Commercial Officer of NetEnt, said.