IGT Launches Its 25th Anniversary With Impressive Lineup of New Games and Products at Global Gaming Expo
themes spanning all IGT (NYSE: IGT) product lines and a new Trimline machine
that applies AVP(R) technology to for-sale machines will be among the "must-
sees" at the IGT booth during the Global Gaming Expo Sept. 13-15 at the Las
Vegas Convention Center.
IGT will also officially kick off its silver anniversary as a company
in 2006, which will be reflected in its Global Gaming Expo booth theme this
"Based on the phenomenal popularity of low-denomination games, we'll
showcase the strength of our penny products by unveiling new game titles
across all of our product lines," said Steve Morro, President of IGT's Gaming
Group. "We'll have close to 400 gaming machines in the IGT booth with a
dazzling array of configurations: our highly successful 5-reel slots and video
slots with up to 100 paylines, and penny themes on our Fort Knox(R) and Party
Time!(R) Multi Level Progressives, Wheelionaire(TM) Mega-Mystery Progressive,
MultiWay(TM), Reel Touch(R) games and video slot products. It's going to be a
spectacular way to set the stage for our company's silver anniversary
Among the new Perfect for Pennies(TM) themes IGT will introduce are Great
White(TM), King Cheetah(TM), Persian Princess(TM), Beachcomber(TM), Great
Plains(TM), South Pacific(TM), Double Bunger(TM) and Heart of Africa(TM).
IGT video slots will showcase a number of new titles: Jewel of Arabia(TM),
Lucky Lion Fish(TM), Festival Fantastico(TM), Henry the 8th(TM), Sneeki
Tiki(TM), Brew Ha Ha(TM) and Wild Goose Chase(TM).
IGT's S2000(TM) spinning reel slots will, as always, be well represented
by new themes on 5-reel slots including Five Times Pay(TM) and Triple
Strike(R); on multi-line, multi-coin, 3- and 4-reel games (Double 4 Times
Pay(TM), Triple Red Hot 7s(TM) and Triple Double Butterfly 7s(TM)); and on the
new Double Reels slots (Double Diamond Extra(TM), Reel Charms(TM), Super Wild
Cherry(TM) and Triple Stars Red, White & Blue(TM)).
The MultiWay(TM) product -- which allows players to buy reel positions
rather than wagering on standard line patterns -- will include three
"treasured" themes: Aztec Temple(TM), Pharaoh's Gold(TM) and Troy(TM).
Several new titles have been added under the Reel Touch(R) banner: It's All
Greek To Me(TM), Bobble Times(TM), Cash Cove(TM) and El Toro(TM).
IGT's Multi Level Progressive products will include the three existing
themes -- Fort Knox(R), Party Time!(R) and Wheelionaire(TM) -- and two
distinct new ones: Soul Train(TM) and Jackpot Hunter(TM). Several new games
will be introduced within each of those MLP themes.
The MegaJackpots(TM) products will include two new versions of the Star
Wars(TM) video slot, Wheel of Fortune(R) Special Edition(TM) Super Spin(TM), a
new Megabucks(R) variation featuring actress Morgan Fairchild, World Poker
Tour(TM), Back to the Future(TM), Elvis(R) Multi Strike(TM), and Paul
IGT's Class II and Central Determination products will include 3/5/10
Multi-Hand Poker(TM), Sea-Monkeys(R), Denver Duck(TM) and 5-reel Wheel of
Fortune(R); and Instant Bingo themes like ALIEN(TM) and Snow Globes(TM).
Barcrest USA will weigh in with several new themes, among them AVP(R) and
5-reel stepper variations of Neptune's Exploration, Inc.(TM), Temple of
Treasure(TM) and Match & Win(TM).
Under the Action Gaming banner, look for several new video poker themes
including Double Raise Texas Hold 'Em(TM), All Star Poker(TM) and Opponent
IGT's Trimline AVP(R) machine is a new cabinet design with features that
include an enhanced player button layout, an improved audio board, a cabinet
that is designed for the AVP(R) and Game King(R) platforms (depending on the
jurisdiction), and unique player ergonomics.
IGT will also feature its new sb(TM) products for server-based gaming
applications including the sb system and sb machines which allow a casino to
download entire games and configure game themes on any of its gaming machines.
The Trimline sb(TM) AVP(R) machine displays the game theme on its digital
The IGT Advantage(TM) system will preview the future of table game
automation with the new Intelligent Table System(TM). Using RFID technology,
Intelligent Table System(TM) will enhance players' Bonusing experience and
significantly improve the efficiency and profitability of table games. IGT
Advantage(TM) system will also feature the Advantage Club Kiosk(TM), its
Bonusing(TM) technology, and Loot 66(TM), the Loyalty Game theme that combines
the power of player clubs with a multi-line, multi-coin game.
International Game Technology (http://www.IGT.com) is a global company
specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales
of computerized gaming machines and systems products.