Paramount Digital Entertainment CryptoLogic Sign Deal

Published Tuesday, March 17, 2009 -

CryptoLogic Limited and Paramount Digital Entertainment have signed a long term agreement that will bring together famous movie characters and online casino games beginning late in 2009.

Twenty of Paramount Pictures feature film titles, such as Beverly Hills Cop, Braveheart, Forrest Gump, Ferris Bueller, and others will be featured on the online slot games. Due to launch in several international jurisdictions, CryptoLogic also has the opportunity to create a dedicated gaming site with all of its movie-themed games at one location.

CryptoLogic's president and CEO, Brian Hadfield stated, "We are very excited about this new relationship with Paramount Digital Entertainment as it both vindicates and enhances our strategic position. Paramount Pictures boasts an extensive catalogue of classic and new releases, and CryptoLogic makes the world's best branded Internet casino games," going on to say, "It's been proven that CryptoLogic's branded games drive Internet casino revenue - and we look forward to a mutually profitable relationship with this global entertainment leader."

Luke Letizia, Vice President for Interactive Licensing at Paramount Digital Entertainment,said about the agreement, "As the online gaming industry continues to evolve as a destination for gamers, we feel that our films are a great fit for those looking to play on this new platform," He also stated, "We are excited to be able to work with CryptoLogic, a leader in this space, and are confident that they will develop games that are on par with the quality and caliber of Paramount Pictures properties."

CryptoLogic has one of the most comprehensive casino suites on the Internet today and has garnered much praise from industry and players.

Vice President, for Product Management and Business Development, at CryptoLogic, Justin Thouin said, "CryptoLogic is building excellent momentum with a long and growing list of major entertainment brands as our partners and customers," also stating, "This agreement with Paramount Digital Entertainment strengthens CryptoLogic's leadership in the branded gaming space."

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