The announcement that Planet of the Apes is coming to NetEnt has been met with much excitement in the casino gaming world. NetEnt has announced that the popular movie theme will be used for a new branded slot game that will be released in the second half of 2017.
Planet of the Apes Slot Game Announced
The launch of the slot game based on the 20th Century Fox movie, Plant of the Apes, was announced recently at ICE Totally Gaming 2017. NetEnt has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products in order to design a brand new slot game from the popular movie theme.
The slot game will be based on the original movie that was released in 1968. The movie was based on a French novel called La Planète des Singes. This will be the second NetEnt slot game based on a classic movie. The first of its kind is based on the 1954 horror film, Creature from the Black Lagoon.
While there are no details yet, it is likely that the Planet of the Apes video slot game will include both still images and video clips of the 1968 movie of the same name. NetEnt slots usually come with some top notch special features. Since this slot game was announced at ICE Totally Gaming, we can be fairly sure that NetEnt will be including some great new features for players to enjoy.
”Planet of the Apes is one of the largest film franchises in the world never to have been applied to gaming before,” said Simon Hammon, the Chief Product Officer of NetEnt. “With such a rich history, the brand resonates with everyone that has grown up with the films, and it will fit perfectly with NetEnt’s wide and diverse player base. We are thrilled to have signed the franchise, and can’t wait to offer the game to players later in the year.”
NetEnt is a leader in the online casino industry. The company has been offering its games since 1996, and has become a top gaming software provider. NetEnt is known for its innovation and thrilling casino games. The company has over 900 employees at offices in Stockholm, Kiev, New Jersey, Gibraltar, Krakow, Gothenburg, and Malta.
About Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products is the division of 20th Century Fox that deals with licensing and marketing the company’s products. The Consumer Products Division is also connected to Twentieth Century Fox Television that provides award-winning television entertainment.