January 13, 2011 11:15 ET

Rank Interactive Signs Major Content Agreement With Chartwell

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 13, 2011) - Chartwell Technology Inc. ("Chartwell" or the "Company") (TSX:CWH), a leading provider of games, gaming systems and platform for the regulated online casino gaming industry is pleased to announce that Rank Interactive ("Rank") has signed a supply agreement with Chartwell for its stable of online gaming products and services.

The multiple year agreement, to cover Mecca Bingo and Games, Blue Square and the G / Grosvenor Casino brands, is for the core Chartwell online casino product. It will be served by the Chartwell Games Platform from Alderney and positions Rank to add a variety Chartwell's slot and table games to their portfolio.

"We are very pleased to sign with Chartwell as we see them as a highly flexible supplier and as online casino experts," commented Angus Nisbet, Gaming Director at Rank Interactive. They are very strong in table games, have some excellent internal and external slots and run their content from a stable and smart gaming platform."

Dan Phillips, Chief Executive Officer of Chartwell Games (International) Ltd. responded by stating that "It is testament to the quality of our casino knowledge and content that Rank Interactive have come on board and we are looking forward to providing them with exemplary service. This is a great way to kick-off 2011 and we expect more top tier gaming operators to partner with us during the year."

About Rank Interactive

Rank Interactive is a remote gaming and betting business, principally comprising, (sports betting and gaming) and Rank Interactive's primary market is Great Britain, although it also provides betting and gaming websites in Spanish, French, German, Danish and Swedish.

Rank Interactive is the online arm of the gaming powerhouse Rank Group which is a leading European gaming and betting company, headquartered in Great Britain. For more information about Rank Group and Rank Interactive please go to:

Statesman House, Stafferton Way, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 1AY T: 01628 504000 F: 01628 504369

About Chartwell

Chartwell specialises in the development of leading-edge games, gaming systems, and platform for the regulated online casino gaming industry. Chartwell is certified or licensed to offer a range of services in all of the leading regulated online gaming markets. Chartwell is not a gaming operator; our clients own their brands and databases entirely and exclusively. Chartwell's team of highly trained professionals is committed to delivering the highest quality software and maintaining its market edge through continuous development and unparalleled customer support.

Chartwell invites you to preview our company and gaming applications at

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