Thursday January 24,2013 : I.G.T. IN BELGIAN ONLINE GAMING CONTENT DEAL
American software provider signs up Belgian land-based Groupe Circus for online games
Games and software developer International Game Technology is to supply its entire portfolio of online games to the Belgian land-gambling corporate Groupe Circus for the expansion of its services to Belgian internet punters.
The agreement announced this week will see the Belgian casino group significantly advance the online offering of its internationally renowned Casino de Spa brand.
Groupe Circus is one of Belgium's premier gaming companies, and runs licensed wagering venues across the European nation, including the prestigious Casino de Namur, as well as Casino de Spa.
Established in 1763, Casino de Spa offers roulette, blackjack, poker and other table games to its visitors in Spa, Belgium, and operates the country's largest wagering website, Casino777.be.
The content deal embraces favourite IGT titles such as Star Trek – Against All Odds, Monopoly Plus, Elvis – A Little More Action, Da Vinci Diamonds, Pixies of the Forest and Wolf Run.
IGT press material notes that the company's presence now extends across the regulated online casino markets, with partnerships in place with operators in the UK, Italy, Denmark and Canada, as well as Belgium.
Groupe Circus online manager, Jean-Christophe Choffray said that the addition of IGT products would help his company to significantly boost its online performance and enhance the internet player experience.