NetEnt has taken a step further to expand its collection of proprietary content through their latest slots with Ozzy Osbourne and Conan characters.
An Osbourne-Centric Musical Slot
NetEnt will develop new music-themed slot based on Ozzy Osbourne, commonly known as the Prince of Darkness. The musician has managed to sell over 100m albums as a solo artist and is a lead vocalist in Black Sabbath. Ozzy first rose to fame with the Black Sabbath band and has since then appeared in reality TV show the Osbournes, with his wife and children. Ozzy is set to be the star performer during the launching of NetEnt’s licensed slots portfolio.
The game features imagery and lyrics form Ozzy adding to NetEnt’s Rocks family of games that feature Jimi Hendrix, Guns n’ Roses and Motorhead.
NetEnt director of game products, Bryan Upton was quick to note that it is rare to come across famous, bigger or charismatic Rock stars than Ozzy Osbourne. He added that as a result of Ozzy’s good personality and outstanding contribution to music, the star has been able to develop a loyal and passionate following for over 50 years now. Bringing the Prince of Darkness on board excites the developer as they are determined to bring something fresh and thrilling to the players.
The contract was brokered by Global Merchandising Services, Ozzy’s merchandising and brand management. Global Merchandising Services Chairman, Barry Drinkwater, stated that NetEnt are the market leaders in the gaming industry and that the Global Merchandise Services is excited about adding another of their artists to the NetEnt Rocks family of games.
Conan the Barbarian
You read it right! The sword-brandishing barbarian will be adorning the reels of the new game NetEnt’s newest character-driven branded title. Conan is well known courtesy of the 1982 film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Conan has managed to secure the rights to the mythical hero after other titles such as Planet of the Apes and Jumanji.
According to Bryan Upton, the NetEnt director of game of products, Conan is both a brand and a character with eccentric history and masses of fans all over the world. He said that the company is honored to develop their adaption of Conan and are eager to give him the NetEnt treatment.
While there are no official dates as to when the game will be officially released, NetEnt have hinted that they have much more in their sleeve over the coming year with much more exciting games underway.
About NetEnt AB
NetEnt AB is a leader in digital entertainment, offering premium gaming solutions to the world’s online casinos. Since it began in 1996, NetEnt has always pioneered in providing thrilling games powered by their top quality platform. By ensuring continued innovation, the company is always committed to assisting customers stay have an edge in the competition.
NetEnt is a developer that is ultimately focused on player enjoyment and rewards. Their software supports both front to end and back to end for casinos and easily integrates which allows them to provide gamers with a great experience. Their games are quite popular for their ability to provide high-quality graphics and a smooth mobile interface with no software download required. They also have detailed and innovative themes that offer players with special bonus rounds and thrilling gameplay features. Their games are characterized by high payouts, generous bonuses and high RTP and extremely upfront promotion for their free play. NetEnt’s approach to responsible gaming also makes them popular, with players being able to set their own budgets and gaming limits.
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