Playtech, the global provider of slot games, software and live dealer games for online casinos, has announced the signing of a new partnership with Fremantle, the international television production company.
The deal between the two companies regards the Family Feud franchise as Playtech wants to transpose the legendary television show into a live casino title and then release it globally.
The agreement includes the United States market and comprises the Family Fortunes IP from the United Kingdom. The Family Feud television show started out all the way back in 1976 in the United States and it features two families who compete to name the most popular answers to survey questions to win cash and prizes. The program has become popular in other countries as well, there were multiple regional adaptations in over 50 international markets outside the United States.
Fremantle is a British company that produces and distributes television programs, founded in 1994 under the Pearson Television brand. The company owns some of the most successful television formats, including Idols, Got Talent and The X Factor, which have been sold in multiple countries all over the world.