IGT Powerbucks Wheel of Fortune® and Powerbucks Arctic Gems Deliver Giant Jackpots in October
LONDON – Nov. 25, 2019 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE:IGT) continued its jackpot-awarding legacy with Powerbucks™ slots awarding two massive million-dollar-plus jackpots in October.
On October 4, an online Powerbucks slots player won CA$1,000,000 playing the Powerbucks Wheel of Fortune® Hawaiian Getaways™ theme in Quebec, Canada.
On October 25, a Powerbucks slots player won CA$1,196,770 playing Arctic Gems™ at Casino de Charlevoix in La Malbaie, Canada. This jackpot marks largest jackpot ever awarded at Casino de Charlevoix.
Powerbucks is the world’s first omni-channel wide area progressive game that links the jackpot prize pool between land-based, mobile, and desktop versions of the game into one liquidity pool to deliver some of the largest slot jackpots in Canada. Since its launch in 2016, the player-favorite theme has awarded more than CA$17.4 million to lucky slot players.
IGT (NYSE:IGT) is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Digital and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.
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