UK-based games developer 1X2gaming has signed a deal to distribute a selection of its games through Microgaming’s Quickfire platform, including its popular Virtual Football game.

The agreement initially covers six titles from 1X2gaming’s portfolio, including four Virtual Sports games, a darts game and the popular Blackjack Players Choice title.

Through Quickfire’s platform, the games will be accessible by some 300 online gaming brands .

“We are delighted to announce an agreement between 1X2gaming and Quickfire, powered by Microgaming,” said Kevin Reid, chief marketing officer of 1X2gaming.

“This arrangement signals a pivotal step for 1X2gaming; our content will now be accessible via Quickfire’s wide distribution network, extending our market reach considerably," Reid explained.

“We are confident that our offering via Quickfire will be hugely successful.”

Tom Chamberlain, head of Quickfire, added: “Specialists in Virtual Football products, 1X2gaming brings a new dimension to the Quickfire platform. By teaming up with development partners such as 1X2gaming, we can offer greater diversity to our operators.

“1X2 gaming will prove a valuable addition to our content portfolio.”