Less than two weeks after launching its Strolling Staxx: Cubic Fruits video slot and internet casino games programmer, NetEnt AB, has now announced that its next invention is due to feature legendary hard rock vocalist, Ozzy Osbourne.
The Stockholm-headquartered company used an official Tuesday press launch to declare its forthcoming Ozzy Osbourne-branded video slot is set to join a rock-friendly household of ‘big strikes ’ that currently includes the likes of Guns n’ Roses, Motorhead and Jimi Hendrix.
Bryan Upton, Game Products Director for NetEnt, depicted Osbourne as a ‘living legend’ that’s sold over 100 million albums through his 50-year profession as a solo artist and also front guy for British heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath. He said that the Birmingham-born singer, who is often known by his ‘The Prince of Darkness’ nonetheless, is moreover well-known for its Osbournes reality television series in which he appeared along with his wife, Sharon, and two children.
Upton’s statement read…
“Rock stars don’t come much larger, better known or more than Ozzy Osbourne. Thanks to his epic nature and outstanding contribution to music, Ozzy has developed a loyal and passionate following within the previous 50 decades. We are ’t wait to bring this to the reels for players to enjoy. ”
The top provider is presently taking part in the three-day ICE London display and detailed the licensing deal with Osbourne was brokered through the 70-year-old’s trademark management and merchandising spouse, Global Merchandising Services. This company ’s Chairman, Barry Drinkwater, clarified the programmer as a ‘market leader’ in the industry subsequent to proclaiming he is ‘incredibly enthused ’ to be incorporating ‘yet another of our artists’ to its portfolio of video slots.