Games provider King.com and RealNetworks will today announce that both companies have entered into an exclusive, multi-year partnership that will integrate gaming content across both companies gaming portals.
Under the deal, King.com will be the exclusive provider of skill-based games for Real at RealArcade.com, GameHouse.com and Zylom.com. In return, Real will also be the exclusive provider of online and downloadable casual games for King.com. King.com previously provided games under a 2 year contract for Zylom.com.
King.com games to appear on Real’s sites include official online games for American Idol, Deal or No Deal, and 1 vs 100, as well as traditional skill-based titles including Bejeweled, Luxor, Solitaire and Sudoku. King.com skill-based games allow players to compete head-to-head with one another via the Internet for small stakes; the company offers 60 games available in eight languages and seven currencies.