CHARTWELL TECHNOLOGY INC.
TSX : CWH

CHARTWELL TECHNOLOGY INC.

October 25, 2005 18:21 ET

Lucky Ball S.A. Goes ALL-IN with Chartwell Poker

CALGARY, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 25, 2005) - Chartwell Technology Inc. (TSX:CWH), a leading provider of gaming software systems to the online and remote gaming industry is very pleased to announce that LuckyBall S.A., a licensing provider for Paradisebet UK Ltd. has licensed Chartwell's multiplayer poker and joined PokerNexus, Chartwell's poker community. (www.pokernexus.com).

Partnering with Chartwell earlier this year through LuckyBall S.A., Paradisebet (www.paradisebet.com) has quickly emerged as a prominent player in the European gaming market. Offering a wide range of sportsbetting events and gaming platforms, including Chartwell's Flash based casino and soft games to a growing European database has proven to be a winning strategy for this UK Sportsbook.

"We are very pleased to include Paradisebet in our poker community", states Darold Parken, President and CEO, Chartwell Technology Inc. "Assisting in the growth of our clients' business through the delivery of additional products and platforms has been a core strategy of ours and has proven successful". "The ability to supply all of our customers with creative content and delivery channels forms a cornerstone for our future growth. We pride ourselves in being a true technology partner to those that have entrusted us with the development and delivery of their gaming software needs".

About Paradisebet

Paradisebet UK Ltd. is focused on developing and empowering its own network of affiliates by continuously expanding its selection of events to offer an even greater choice of bets to its clients. Paradisebet is committed to the highest security and privacy standards as mandated in the United Kingdom.

About Chartwell

Chartwell specializes in the development of leading-edge gaming applications and entertainment content for the Internet and wireless platforms and other remote access devices. Chartwell's Java and Flash based software products and games are designed for deployment in gaming, entertainment, advertising and promotional applications. Chartwell does not participate in the online gaming business of its clients. Chartwell's team of highly trained professionals is committed to delivering the highest quality software and maintaining its leading edge through continuous development and unparalleled customer support.

Chartwell invites you to preview our company and gaming applications at www.chartwelltechnology.com.

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