Accedo Broadband launches The Terminator game for IPTV
Stockholm, Sweden, March 11, 2009 – Accedo Broadband, the world’s leading casual game provider for IPTV, today announced a three year exclusive licensing deal for the launch of several games based on the international blockbuster movie The Terminator.
The new games will be added into Accedo’s popular Funspot® portfolio of casual games and will be available for Accedo’s customers from Q2 2009. Casual gaming for IPTV appeals to all age groups and The Terminator games will reflect a wide target group interest.
“Adding branded games with exclusive and globally attractive themes is a key element in our game strategy.” said Michael Lantz, CEO of Accedo Broadband. “The Terminator is a globally attractive movie brand, which will add considerable value to Accedo’s distribution partners and customers. We plan to license additional properties and brands in the near future to further expand the quality and range of our game portfolio.”
STUDIOCANAL, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Canal+ Group, owns the licensing rights to The Terminator movie.
The first Terminator game will be shown on Accedo’s booth, #278, at the IPTV World Forum March 25-27.
ABOUT ACCEDO BROADBAND
Accedo Broadband is a leading provider of interactive content and applications for IPTV and Connected TV. Accedo provides the largest available multi-platform portfolio of IPTV content and applications, Accedo Application Portfolio”, containing, for example, IPTV games, quizzes, puzzles, video art, comics, karaoke, lifestyle, niche sports, weather, Web 2.0 and communication services. Accedo’s Funspot® gaming service is the most widely deployed IPTV gaming service in the world.
Accedo is a privately held company founded by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik Andersson primarily backed by Swedish VC Industrifonden. Accedo is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, San Francisco and Hong Kong.
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