Certus games community launched on the Betware platform

June 24, 2010 | Sarah Blackburn

Betware and its subsidiary, Certus – a Danish multiplayer games developer, announce the launch of a new gaming community service for the largest Danish TV broadcaster, TV 2, under the brand Spillekrogen.tv2.dk.

Certus has been providing TV 2 with casual games since 1998 which has enabled the company to build an active community of members. The new Certus Gaming Community, running on top of the Betware Platform, provides Spillekrogen.tv2.dk with classic games such as Multiplayer Card and Board games including Hearts, Backgammon, Yatzy and Chess but also with community features such as chat, messages and tournaments. Spillekrogen.tv2.dk attracts hundreds of thousands of users every month, which demonstrates the company’s ability to provide a truly entertaining experience.

This is yet another success story for Betware, the leading software developer that specialises in providing technical solutions and services for the lottery and gaming industry. This announcement is another step forward for the company offering operational services based on the company’s lottery centric platform which guarantees security, tracking and flexibility.

Stefán Hrafnkelsson, Betware CEO, says: “As a pioneer in the Internet gaming market, Betware tries to always be one step ahead which is why we consider this project as an excellent start to offering operational services to the gaming market whilst demonstrating the strength of the Betware solution in integrating third party gaming services.”

Morten Kolle Christensen, Certus Managing Director, says: “We are delighted with the launch of Certus Gaming Community at Spillekrogen.tv2.dk and consider this as a natural step in moving towards offering full gaming services to our partners. We are pleased with the results of our cooperation with TV2 and are looking forward to working with them in the future”.

Morten Olesen, TV 2 Denmark, Head of Games, says: “We are looking forward to this cooperation with Certus. We have been working with Certus for many years now and we appreciate their skill sets when it comes to creating gaming communities. Now with Betware’s solution on board fully integrated into the service, we are looking forward to prosperous years ahead”.