FremantleMedia Enterprises tasks Square Enix Ltd to turn classic arcade into online slot
The latest move into the online gambling market by FremantleMedia Enterprises is the partnership with Square Enix Ltd which will develop an online slot based on the classic arcade game “Space Invaders”.
The two year agreement closed between the companies this week will see the 1978 original Space Invaders attract millions of online punters, mostly in the UK and Europe.The game will be available via the OpenBet and GTS platforms by the end of this year.
In a comment on the deal, Simon Murphy, Head of Gambling EMEA said: “The deal with Square Enix further demonstrates our goal to become one of the leading developers and distributors of premium branded gaming content. We are thrilled to be introducing the iconic and globally recognised Space Invaders into the gambling space for the first time.”