|SkillJam Technologies, subsidiary of FUN Technologies has entered into a definitive agreement with Zone4Play Inc to supply LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation with games for its TV GameRoom offering to hotels.|
The new offering will see SkillJam puzzle, arcade, card and memory games available in 180,000 of LodgeNet's hotel rooms across North America. LodgeNet provides broadband and interactive services to the lodging industry, and currently offers its customers Zone4Play's 'play-for-fun' casino pack - which, as of the beginning of May, features two of SkillJam's games. The rest of the SkillJam games are anticipated to be launched over a six-month period.
'The LodgeNet deployment is the first step in the long-term, unique cooperation between Zone4Play and FUN Technologies,” said Idan Miller, Zone4Play's Senior VP Marketing & Sales. “This co-operation will enable the two companies to capture the skill market on any interactive device, and will allow us to extend this fruitful relationship to other areas.'
FUN Technologies CEO Lorne Abony said, 'It's quickly becoming clear that skill gaming is a necessary addition to any serious TV environment offering, and we're proud to partner with Zone4Play to be one of the providers for LodgeNet's offerings.'