NetEnt signs deal to create Planet of the Apes online slot

Published on February 7, 2017 in Industry News

Planet of the Apes by NetEntThe Planet of the Apes franchise will soon come to life at your favourite casino as an online slot thanks to a new agreement between 20th Century Fox and NetEnt.

Set to be released in the last half of 2017, fans of the film franchise will be pleased to know that NetEnt intends to feature graphics from the original movies to continue the legacy.

"Planet of the Apes is one of the largest film franchises in the world never to have been applied to gaming before."

Simon Hammon, Chief Product Officer at NetEnt commented: "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 divers player base. We are thrilled to have signed the franchise, and can’t wait to offer the game to players later in the year."

A long history

The Planet of the Apes franchise has a long history which started when the first film was released in 1968. The original film was based on the novel La Planète des Singes and the recent films released in 2011 and 2014 were both extremely successful.

There is bound to be a huge buzz around the release of this new slot so keep your eyes peeled for great promotions coming soon to your favourite NetEnt casino.