“There can be only one” – Microgaming signs licensing agreement for Highlander™
ISLE OF MAN – Microgaming has signed a licensing agreement to develop an online slot based on the original “Highlander™” film.
Released in 1986 and directed by Russell Mulcahy, “Highlander” is based on a story by Gregory Widen. The movie is set between 1980s New York City and historical Scotland, and features an immortal Scottish swordsman, Connor MacLeod played by Christopher Lambert, who must confront the last of his immortal opponent to win the fabled “prize.”
Since its release, the film has developed an enormous cult following, inspiring a franchise which stands strong to this day.