Online slot developer Microgaming has secured the licensing rights to release a new slot title based on the popular HBO television series Game of Thrones.
The new slot will include some of the most well known characters from the series and will be a delight to fans of the show who will be looking forward to seeing the show make its long anticipated conversion to the slots platform.
Players will be looking forward to see how Microgaming develop the slot and how it will incorporate the different houses of Stark, Targaryen, Lannister, Tyrell, Greyjoy and Baratheon into the slot.
News of this slot release comes just a short time after Microgaming announced plans to release a Terminator 2 slot and Jurassic Park slot later this year. The developer has already enjoyed a large amount of success with branded slots including The Dark Knight slot.
HBO Global Licensing Director Josh Goodstadt commented “Game of Thrones has a huge global presence online, and our partnership with Microgaming will extend the show’s reach into a completely new realm. We’re thrilled to be working with Microgaming, a giant in its field, and we have every confidence that the show’s active fan base will be very excited to find another new way to engage with the show.”
CEO for Microgaming Roger Raatgever added “We are incredibly excited to have signed a licensing agreement for Game of Thrones, a highly relevant and extremely popular show. We plan on taking all of the features of the small screen fantasy epic to create a masterpiece of a slot. This will be a fantastic addition to our branded content games portfolio. Our operators and their players have plenty to look forward to this year!”