Gambling software development company Playtech has announced that it has officially partnered with the Warner Bros ‘Consumer Products’ division, obtaining the gaming rights for its DC Entertainment catalogue.
The content partnership will see Playtech develop six slot games featuring DC titles. The company announced that it will initially launch two slots themed on DC’s 1960s Batman Classic TV Series – Batman & Catwoman Cash, and Batman vs The Joker.
Planning for the year ahead, Playtech detailed that, in partnership with Warner Bros, its games team will release further exclusive DC Entertainment titles.
Some of the additional titles due to be released by the end of the year and in early 2017 are Superman I (1978), Superman II (1980), Man of Steel (2013), and Green Lantern (2011).
Commenting on his firm’s new content, Playtech COO Shimon Akad said: “Our announcement at ICE this year generated significant global demand in anticipation for the launch of these exciting DC branded games.
He went on to say: “I’m extremely proud of our collaboration between Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Playtech’s innovative development studios. The Batman Classic TV Series games, that will rapidly be followed by Superman I, Superman II, and Man of Steel and a whole host of other DC Super Hero branded games, are a premium addition to our best-performing range of the industry’s leading progressive jackpot slot content and will provide our licensees and DC Super Hero fans with the ultimate Batman gaming experience.”