LONDON --- IGT today announced that Ghostbusters™ 4D Video Slots has made its Spain casino debut. Players at Casino Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain and Casino Peralada in Peralada, Spain can now enjoy the title’s innovative TRUE™ 4D technology on the CrystalCurve™ TRUE 4D cabinet.

This engaging title brings to life one of the most celebrated franchises of all time and combines glasses-free TRUE 3D™ graphics with mid-air haptic and gesture recognition technologies to create a multi-sensory gaming experience.

For more information visit IGT.com

London & Dublin - April 1, 2019: GAN plc ("GAN" or the "Company"), an award-winning developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B Internet gaming software, services and online gaming content in the United States, today announced the release of quarterly key performance indicators for the first quarter of 2019, highlighting continuingly strong momentum with all business units of the Company (Real-Money Gaming, Simulated Gaming, Online Sports Betting) operating at record levels in Q1 2019.

Management Commentary
Dermot Smurfit, CEO of GAN commented:

"Internet Sports betting in New Jersey driven by national events such as the Super Bowl (American Football) and NCAA college basketball's 'March Madness' continued to fuel exceptional growth of Gross Operator Revenue in this first quarter of 2019, as well as amplify the positive impact to Casino revenues from the cross-over of sports gamblers to casino games."

First Quarter 2019 Highlights
This Quarterly publication discloses the Active Player-Days, Average Revenue Per Active Player-Day (ARPDAU) and Gross Operator Revenue, in which GAN participates worldwide in regulated real money Internet gambling markets and Simulated Gaming™.

· Gross Operator Revenue, which comprises the sum of gross revenue from Simulated Gaming; gross gaming revenue from real money regulated Gaming; and gross sports win from real money regulated Sports betting, increased 148.3% year-over-year and 41.4% quarter-over-quarter to $59.1 million. This increase was driven by strong growth in real money regulated gambling in the US.

· Active Player-Days increased to 5.3 million, an increase of 65.6% year-over-year and 14.4% quarter over quarter.

· Exceptional growth experienced in New Jersey driven regulated Internet Sports betting.

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(1) The numbers contained herein are unaudited and derived from GAN's internal business intelligence reporting systems

LAS VEGAS, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") has strengthened its relationship with Danske Spil, Denmark's national lottery and largest operator, signing an agreement that will see the operator enhance their sportsbook offering for their players.

The extension will see SG Digital continue to play an integral role in the delivery of Danske Spil's sports betting offering, having been a trusted partner to the leading Danish operator since 2012. SG Digital has provided Danske Spil with a proven product set, and this extension will see further enhancements to the sportsbook platform to create unrivalled player experiences for Danish sports bettors.

The five-year renewal will see Danske Spil benefit from SG Digital's enhanced sportsbook solutions, including a brand new front-end digital user experience with a roadmap of new innovative features. As part of the new revenue share commercial model, Danske Spil will be able to deploy all new product features from SG Digital's roadmap as they're released.

Keith O'Loughlin, SVP Sportsbook and Platforms at SG Digital, said: "We are excited to expand our relationship with Danske Spil, a long-term partner that shares our passion for delivering engaging and intuitive sports betting experiences. Since the start of our partnership in 2012, Danske Spil has grown and retained their position of leadership in the Danish market, and we now look forward to supporting Danske Spil in creating enriched, memorable experiences for their players."

Niels Erik Folmann, CEO at Danske Licens Spil, said: "We are very happy to continue our relationship with SG Digital. This partnership will continue to form the core of our sportsbook offering moving forward. At Danske Spil we pride ourselves on delivering entertaining games and a premium user experience, and our partnership with SG Digital is key in this regard."

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About Scientific Games

Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a world leader in entertainment offering dynamic games, systems and services for casino, lottery, social gaming, online gaming and sports betting. Scientific Games offers the gaming industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. For more information, please visit scientificgames.com.
NOVOMATIC Gaming Colombia will showcase a leading selection of brand new products as a platinum sponsor at the 21st edition of FADJA American Gaming show. At the Corferias Exhibition Centre in Bogotá on April 10-11, NOVOMATIC will display its strength in the region on Stand #58 with exciting premieres for Latin America.

Front and centre is the new THUNDER CASH™ Link on the PANTHERA™ 2.27 cabinet. Also making their debut appearance in Latin America, new slot titles will be on show at FADJA. Set to excite the market is Lucky Lady’s Wild Spell™ that reinvents the hugely popular Lucky Lady character with an entirely new wild feature. The line-up continues with new titles such as Emperor’s China™, The Great Conqueror™, Empress of the Pyramids™ and Asian Dragon™ hot.

Multi-game mixes are carefully designed to offer the games most popular with players in various markets. New targeted mixes will be on show at FADJA across a range of cabinets including the PANTHERA Curve™ 1.43, V.I.P. Lounge™ 2.32 and GAMINATOR® Scorpion 2.24.

The brand new Impera Line™ HD Edition 7 is also set to impress attendees with a winning variety of well-known and new titles like Asian Fortunes™, Little Pharaoh™ and Cash Crown™. Also on show will be NOVO LINE™ Interactive Edition X1 that specifically targets Latin America, Concurve Edition 4 with a selection of curve titles, and The Legend Gaminator® 1T featuring a range of ultimate classics.

Now live with a selection of online content in Colombia, the NOVOMATIC Interactive division Greentube will also be represented on the NOVOMATIC stand at FADJA, discussing the interactive options available for the market.

Lawrence Levy, NOVOMATIC VP Global Sales, said: “We remain very positive about Colombia and the surrounding markets, and continue to grow in the region. Our new portfolio of cabinets, slots, links and mixes is set to push the envelope further and we look forward to meeting our customers and show the latest products at FADJA.”
LAS VEGAS, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") will showcase its commitment to developing the gaming industry's most innovative products, content, and technology for casinos, mobile gaming and sports betting at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention, hosted by the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) on April 3 and 4 in booth #1631 at the San Diego Convention Center.

Scientific Games Corporation
"We're excited to connect with our partners at NIGA and share with them the latest and most innovative products, content and technology which all work together to create opportunities for players to enjoy great games they love anywhere, anytime, across any channels," said Scientific Games President and CEO, Barry Cottle. "There is so much energy leading up to this show and our team is ready to help our partners create the best player experiences from the casino floor to sports betting."

Scientific Games continues to lead the industry by transforming the traditional casino into a dynamic space that offers unique social experiences, fosters player interaction and creates immersive environments. All of the Company's games, platforms and systems work together to create a connected, immersive and personalized player experience.

New, Amazing Games
At the heart of Scientific Games is an intense focus on creating amazing player experiences and great games. The Company continues to build a state-of-the-art entertainment ecosystem that delivers thrilling content across all gaming verticals, from the casino floor to mobile to sports.

Some of the dynamic games and products the Company will share at NIGA this year include compelling and engaging content.

Scientific Games will introduce its first licensed Class II wide-area progressive jackpot game with MONOPOLY Grand™. The iconic game offers a thrilling, lightning-fast gaming experience with bonuses that highlight the classic board game such as the Electric Company free games and Free Parking feature.
Lock It Link® - Lu Lu Tong™ and Lock It Link® - Shi Shi Shun™ are the first Asian-themed games in the hugely successful Lock It Link game series and are debuting exclusively in the Class II market. Lu Lu Tong is a 5-reel, 50-line game and Shi Shi Shun is a 5-reel, 243 ways-to-win game. Both games showcase the player-favorite Lock It Link feature, a free spins bonus where adjacent designated symbols on the reels will be linked together and locked in place.
MUNCHKINLAND™, the newest game in the Company's successful THE WIZARD OF OZ™ slot series, will also be on display. This highly anticipated game, showcased on the Gamefield® 2.0 cabinet, features the beloved characters and classic scenes from the iconic film, and is the first WIZARD OF OZ slot to utilize 3D rendered characters, including the first-ever appearance of The Wicked Witch of the East, as an integral part of the game's features and bonuses.
Many player favorites will also be available for sale on the new TwinStar® Wave XL cabinet. The stunning TwinStar Wave XL offers a bigger and better player experience, showcasing a stunning, curved, 49-inch, 4k resolution, ultra-high-definition display, generating the kind of sensational graphics seen in high-end home theatres.
Scientific Games will also feature the best in table game products including the Free Bet Blackjack™ on Table Master Fusion® and Paris Poker™.
As the number one provider of gaming systems, Scientific Games will demonstrate its unrivaled cardless, cashless, connected player experience with systems products that create an exciting gaming environment and a more profitable and informed operator including the iVIEW®4, which offers cardless loyalty enablement and a cashless wallet.
Full-Service, Industry-Leading Sports Betting Solutions
Scientific Games is providing a player devoted sportsbook solution with the most complete, reliable and scalable sports platform that provides customers with a full service, fast-to-market, versatile solution. The Company provides trading, marketing and product management services to partners through the powerful combination of the Company's leading sports betting technology, OpenBet™, managed trading services with real-time data and pricing resources, and its Sportsbook Operations Services. Scientific Games partners with its operators to provide the unmatched, most open and complete sports betting platform in the market.

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LAS VEGAS, March 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Everi Holdings Inc. (NYSE: EVRI) (“Everi” or the “Company”), the casino gaming industry’s single source provider of gaming products and financial technology solutions, announced today it will showcase its latest gaming innovations at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention (“NIGA”) taking place at the San Diego Convention Center (Booth #1431) in San Diego, Calif., from April 2-4, 2019. Everi will demonstrate a wide range of gaming technology solutions for Class II and Class III tribal customers, including state-of-the-art cabinets and creative new games, enhancements to its financial technology solutions, and its expanding interactive capabilities.


As part of the acquisition of certain assets of Atrient announced on March 12, operators will also have the opportunity to visit the co-branded Atrient booth (#1519) located directly across from the Everi booth to learn more about its award-winning, feature-rich self-service kiosks and marketing platform and experience hands-on demonstrations of PowerKiosk™. Operators will see first-hand how these powerful solutions and services can deliver a premium guest experience and significantly increase patron loyalty.


“Everi has a long history of supporting tribal gaming operators with a broad portfolio of innovative gaming and financial technology solutions that enhance the player experience on our customers’ casino floors and significantly improve the efficiency of our customers’ cage, cash access, and compliance operations,” said Michael Rumbolz, President and Chief Executive Officer at Everi. “We look forward to returning to NIGA this year to highlight our latest products and solutions as we demonstrate our ongoing commitment to our Class II and Class III Native American gaming partners.”

Highlights of the Company’s gaming products, financial technology solutions, and interactive capabilities on display at NIGA (Booth #1431) include:

Games

Everi Games will feature innovative hardware platforms and gaming content at NIGA designed to engage players at higher levels and enable operators to generate higher returns on their investments in its products.

Everi will feature a number of new and exciting for-sale linked banked themes on its Empire MPX™ (“E43”) cabinet including the MoneyBall® Series, Fu Stacks™, and Lazer Lock™. Lazer Lock is a unique offering that utilizes multiple progressive pools and offers a player selectable multi-denomination option. Legendary country singer-songwriter Willie Nelson is behind the newest installment of the E43 game series for the premium segment of tribal casino floors.

Everi’s Empire Arena™ will be on display at NIGA supported by the licensed Discovery Shark Week™ bonus game and three popular base games. Empire Arena enhances the already proven Empire 5527™ and expands it to create a fully featured banked product with multiple configurations. Everi will also feature its latest title on the game-changing, larger-than-life Renegade 3600™, Smokin’ Hot Stuff Jackpot Respins™, which expands on the success of the Smokin’ Hot Stuff™ theme based on the friendly and fiery comic book character.

Two brand new themes, Double Jackpot Gems Grand Wheel™ and Double Jackpot Lions Share Grand Wheel™, will be featured on Everi’s Skyline Revolve™, the Company’s first mechanical wheel top box feature for its popular Skyline™ top box. A number of themes will be displayed on the Player Classic 26, which adds a 26-inch top box to the Player Classic cabinet, including the Cash Machine™ theme, offering simple “win what you see” gameplay. Everi will also display the Player Classic 26 with Apex U™ topper that will feature several games, including Wild Electric Diamond™ and Wild Jewels™.

Financial Technology Solutions

Everi FinTech’s sole focus is on providing intuitive, flexible financial technology solutions that enable operators to maximize funds to their floor while providing a premium experience for their guests.

• CashClub® Concierge – a personalized cash access cage service for VIPs as well as table game and high-limit room players that integrates mobile tablets and mobile point-of-sale (POS) devices through Everi’s CashClub software. CashClub Concierge eliminates the need for a player to leave their gaming position to access additional funds by bringing the cage to the player.

• CXC 5.0 / 5.0 L – Everi’s fully integrated kiosks offer enhanced security features including a real-time rear view camera as well as plentiful branding and marketing space. Designed for smaller volume properties, the CXC 5.0 L offers similar services as the CXC 5.0, but with a smaller footprint and a lower price point.

• Jackpot Xpress™ – an award-winning software platform that enables floor staff to securely and efficiently process jackpots using a mobile device (Jackpot Xpress Mobile) right at the player’s gaming machine or at the JackpotXchange® Lite (JXC-L) kiosk.

• CashComplete™ RCS-700 – this powerful note recycler has the ability to count, store, and sort notes to maximize cash inventory and tighten cash controls, fully automating a property’s cash management.

• CageXchange™ cash dispenser – speeds up transactions, reduces cash shrinkage, and improves overall casino staff productivity.

• Everi Compliance® AML – the gold standard for AML compliance across the industry provides real-time tracking for all transactions on the floor and integrates with all major casino management systems.

Interactive Gaming Products

Following the successful launch of its Remote Game Server (“RGS”) at the 2018 Global Gaming Expo, Everi will demonstrate how operators can leverage the RGS to seamlessly deliver online gaming entertainment uniquely tailored to their brand and player strategies. Everi’s RGS is a platform for the development and distribution of new games, allowing operators to launch land-based, online real-money, and online social gaming channels with higher visibility and promotion. The Company will offer more than 50 game titles on its RGS in 2019 by replicating its premium land-based gaming experience for online players. At NIGA, discussions will focus on working with customers and partners to integrate with Everi’s RGS to bring proven, land-based content to interactive and online channels.

LONDON, U.K. – March 28, 2019 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE:IGT) today announced that the Company will present new multi-level progressive and multi-game content for its customers at Feria Americana de Juegos de Azar (“FADJA”) 2019, April 10-11, in Bogotá Colombia. These next-generation games will be joined in IGT’s stand 56 by a range of IGT’s proven video core titles and the IncrediBell! tournament solution.

“IGT is building on the regional success of the CrystalDual 27 cabinet in Latin America by introducing localized multi-level progressives, multi-game bundles, new core games and tournament technology on the proven hardware,” said Walter Bugno, IGT CEO International. “IGT’s FADJA portfolio represents our focus on driving our customers’ businesses’ forward through meaningful innovation and portfolio depth across multiple product segments.”

Product highlights within IGT’s FADJA stand 56 will include:

New Multi-Level Progressive Content: New linked MLP games such as the Fortune Link™ theme with base games including, the Feline Fortune™ and Egyptian Fortune™ themes make their Latin America trade show debut. The Hyper Hits™ game series will be demonstrated for the first time at FAJDA, highlighting the theme’s three engaging base games Flower Empress™, Longship Legend™, and The Golden Bow™. Offered on the CrystalDual® 27 gaming machine, these thrilling titles join a growing library of player-favorite IGT MLP games.

Multi-Game Suites with Market-Attuned Content: The Company’s multi-game solution, USwitch™ will make its Colombia trade show debut with market-attuned game suites such as Solar Disc™, Mistress of Egypt™, and Temple of Fire™. Housed on the CrystalDual® 27, the unique game bundles feature a user-friendly game selector that groups similar games, making it easier for players to find themes that suit their individual preferences. IGT will also highlight its diversity HD game suites on the AXXIS® 23/23 cabinet, including unique combinations of 12 new and heritage player-favorite IGT titles. IGT will also showcase how coupling diversity HD suites with the Money Strike™ bolt-on progressive can enhance an operator’s current offerings by giving players the chance to win progressive jackpots.

Tournament Technology that Excites: FADJA attendees can experience IGT’s latest video TournXtreme® product, IncrediBell!™, for the first time. The exhilarating offering enhances the versatility of the CrystalDual 27 gaming machine by enabling operators to easily switch from tournament mode to coin-in mode– eliminating machine downtime and maximizing ROI.

Core Content on Attention-Grabbing Hardware: The Company will highlight the latest additions to its robust core game library with engaging new titles such as the Griffin’s Throne™, Magic of the Nile™, and Coin O Mania™ games on the proven CrystalCurve™ gaming machine. The titles’ graphics look pristine on the cabinet’s 43-inch, curved, ultra-HD 4K display and join a large library of diverse IGT games that excelled in internal and external performance testing.
LAS VEGAS and ATLANTA, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") congratulates longtime instant game partner the Florida Lottery (the "Lottery") on breaking another U.S. record for single week retail sales of instant games. Floridians purchased $126,250,558 in Scratch-offs the week ending March 3rd, 2019, which generated more than $23.3 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund that benefits Florida students. The record week of instant game sales crushed the Lottery's previous U.S. record of $123,841,386 set in 2018. This record week comes just six months after the Lottery announced seven consecutive years of record-breaking annual sales for fiscal year 2018.

Scientific Games Corporation congratulates longtime instant game partner the Florida Lottery on breaking another U.S. record for single week retail sales of instant games. Floridians purchased $126,250,558 in Scratch-offs the week ending March 3rd, 2019, which generated more than $23.3 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund that benefits Florida students.
The new weekly sales record week was driven by the Lottery's newly launched $30 game $15 Million Gold Rush Special Edition, which alone garnered sales of $29.5 million in the week ending March 3rd. The hit $30 game is an addition to the Lottery's popular Gold Rush "family" of games offered at the $1, $2, $5, $10 and $20 pricepoints. As a whole, the Gold Rush family sold $62.88 million in the week ending March 3rd.

Additionally, the Florida Lottery's newest $5 game $1,000,000 Luck set a one-week sales record for $5 games with $8.91 million in sales.

All of these games were provided by Scientific Games, the world's largest designer, manager and manufacturer of lottery instant games. The Company is the Lottery's longtime Scratch-offs provider, currently supplying 99 percent of the Lottery's instant games.

Jim Poppell, Florida Lottery Secretary, said, "We don't set out to break national lottery industry records, we set out to generate funding to enhance education in Florida. These records are just a testament to the careful research, planning and marketing that goes into our scratch-off games so they provide a fun, entertainment value to Floridians. It's great to see our players having fun, and we look forward to continuing to provide them the best games available."

Instant games are an important part of the Florida Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising about 69.4 percent of its total sales in fiscal year 2018. The Lottery participates in Scientific Games Enhanced Partnership program which provides instant game design, programming, manufacturing, inside sales, marketing, warehousing, distribution and retail services. The Company serves more than 13,000 Florida Lottery retailers from its facility in Orlando.

"Scientific Games congratulates the Florida Lottery on another record sales week for Scratch-offs. We are honored to be the Lottery's instant games partner and assist in their mission to generate maximum funding for education in the state," said John Schulz, Senior Vice President, Instant Products for Scientific Games. "This success comes from many years of working very closely together to create and market games that drive results."

Scientific Games launched the world's first secure instant game in 1974. The Company provides games, technology and services to more than 150 lotteries around the globe, including nearly every North American lottery.

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LAS VEGAS (March 28, 2019) – Aristocrat has chosen 2019’s Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention to launch several groundbreaking cabinets and game titles, underscoring the company’s longstanding commitment to Tribal gaming operators.

Aristocrat will be in booth #1930 displaying striking innovations that help Tribal operators reach a broad range of customers.

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“We are excited for NIGA 2019. It is the perfect show to officially launch our new Edge X™ cabinet, our new Winners World™ Multi-Game product, and new Class II titles. We are dedicated to helping our Tribal customers succeed, and we never stop creating innovative games, cabinets, and system solutions for our customers,” said Siobhan Lane, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Gaming Operations.

First is Aristocrat’s all-new Edge X™ cabinet, which offers operators and players a unique formfactor. Edge X has two curved 43” cinematic LCD screens displaying panoramic views combined with stereo symphonic surround sound and virtual button deck, all in a cabinet that occupies a larger-than-life footprint. Edge X comes to market with some of pop culture’s biggest brands: the iconic Madonna™, the social game phenom FarmVille™, the monster hit The Walking Dead™ 3, and the apocalyptically awesome Mad Max Fury Road™.

Aristocrat is also showing its new Winners World™ Multi-Game featuring Buffalo™. Available in Aristocrat’s groundbreaking Helix+™ bar top, slant and upright configurations, the new multigame houses player-favorite Aristocrat slot games, including Buffalo. In addition to slot games, Winners World Multi-Game features a new Buffalo-themed, entertainment-style keno game that offers players massive free game features and the potential for bigger wins. Players can also choose from a variety of Poker games.

From Aristocrat’s Class II innovations, the company will showcase dozens of new games on the popular OVATION™ platform across a wide variety of cabinets – a mix that allows operators to cater to every type of player preference.

Titles include player-favorite titles Buffalo Xtreme™ and Timber Wolf Xtreme™ on the Helix XT™. A barn full of PBR™-themed games including Ryan Dirteater™, Blazin’ Bulls™, Iron Cowboy™, and Stormin’ Wilds™ are also on display, all on the on the $uper Hit$ Jackpot$™ wide area progressive.

All-new versions of player-favorite games for the flame55™ cabinet are also in the booth – The Big Bang Theory™ and Wicked Winnings 2™. Additionally, from the designers of Lightning Link™, the new linked product Dollar Storm™ blows into NIGA with six new titles for the Helix+ Select™ cabinet, each with a $50,000 rapid jackpot feature.

Aristocrat will also showcase its leading and award-winning Oasis 360™ solution, including solutions to help Tribal operators remain competitive, such as Oasis Loyalty™, ONE LINK™, and PlayerMax™. Solutions for tables and cage, including TrackIt™ and TrackIt with Vouchers™, and the latest version of the nCompass™ media window are also being shown.

Popular Asian themes come to life in the Jin Chan™ and Chun Jie™ Fortune Series games on the ARC™ Single cabinet; Feichang Fuyou™, Song Fu Song Cai™, Yi Ben Wan Li™, and Dragon Emperor Fortunes™ on the Helix+™ cabinet; and Blossoming Fortune™ and Tree of Luck™ on the Helix XT™ cabinet.

Discover the gaming industry’s leading solutions in Aristocrat’s booth #1930 at NIGA.

About Aristocrat

Aristocrat Technologies Inc. is a subsidiary of Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL), a global games leader with more than 5,000 employees. The company is licensed in around 300 gaming jurisdictions, operates in more than 90 countries, and offers a unique blend products and services. The company's mission is to bring joy to life through the power of play. Its values are rooted in creativity and technology, and the company has a rich history of innovation that has shaped the gaming industry over many decades. For further information, visit the company's website at http://www.aristocrat-us.com.

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Featuring Munchkins and The Wicked Witch of the East

LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") launched MUNCHKINLAND, the newest game in its successful THE WIZARD OF OZ slot series based on the classic 1939 movie.

This highly anticipated game features the beloved characters and classic scenes from the iconic film including the famous Munchkins. MUNCHKINLAND is the first WIZARD OF OZ slot to utilize 3D rendered characters, including the first-ever appearance of The Wicked Witch of the East, as an integral part of the game's features and bonuses.

Showcased on the immersive Gamefield 2.0™ cabinet, MUNCHKINLAND is a 5-reel, 50-line slot with a life-changing "There's No Place Like Home" wide area progressive jackpot, and two central game features. The Witch Feature stars The Wicked Witch of the East, who will randomly fly over the base game display and cast a spell on the reels, possibly expanding them up to 12 rows! During the feature, Witch Wild reels may be added, increasing the chance of a big win. If Tornado Wild reels are added, the reels switch to Lollipop Wilds displaying credit prizes and jackpots that add up for a sweet reward.

The Munchkin Parade Bonus, triggered by three or more bonus symbols, begins with a wheel spin where character wedges award a corresponding jackpot and an additional spin, and free spin wedges can award up to 20 free spins! During the free spins, parading Munchkins can award up to three active enhancements, such as Wild reels, multipliers, and credit prize Lollipop Wilds.

"THE WIZARD OF OZ is considered one of the greatest films in history and we are pleased to present the latest homage to this beloved theme – MUNCHKINLAND – to the industry. Our talented team of artists and developers utilized the latest in 3D rendering technology, along with proven game play, to bring a unique and exciting gaming experience to casino floors," said Bob Parente, Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer of Scientific Games. "Scientific Games has enjoyed a long history of success and partnership with THE WIZARD OF OZ brand and we are confident this newest title will be a hit with players and fans alike."

About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a world leader in gaming entertainment offering the industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. The company is #1 in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, casino table games and utility products and lottery instant games, and a leading provider of games, systems and services for casino, lottery and social gaming. Committed to responsible gaming, Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, engaging entertainment content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. For more information, please visit www.scientificgames.com.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio's powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world. WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division's successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

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NOVOMATIC Americas Brings the Thunder. Supported by the NOVOMATIC Group, NOVOMATIC Americas is looking forward to highlighting its latest product innovations on Booth #2331 at the National Indian Gaming Association’s upcoming trade show NIGA 2019 on April 1st – 4th at the San Diego Convention Center.

Sleek cabinets, sports betting technology, licensed content and exhilarating progressives will be the focus of NOVOMATIC Americas stand this year. Tribal Gaming customers will see NOVOMATIC’s stunning product lines showcased alongside a substantial variety of entertaining, licensed content, core content, systems, sports betting kiosks and exciting new progressive jackpot product lines.

“This year more than ever, NIGA is a celebration of our commitment to Indian Gaming and a recognition that our Tribal Gaming partners are a leading force on the global gaming stage,” said Rick Meitzler, President and CEO of NOVOMATIC Americas. “We are committed to developing and delivering innovative solutions that add value to tribal casino operations, share our roadmap for the future and support NIGA's goal of improving the lives of each and every tribal member. With the NIGA delegation trip to Austria this past January, we continue to reinforce our commitment to providing entertaining, innovative products that drive economic growth.”

Featured at the NOVOMATIC Americas booth will be their latest riveting suite of linked progressive product lines including the official U.S. premiere of the mighty THUNDER CASH™ Link.

With the latest hardware solutions featuring exclusive gaming content, the PANTHERA™ Curve 1.43 and PANTHERA™ 2.27 command attention. The PANTHERA™ Curve 1.43 will be the striking standard as power and performance will keep players engaged and on the edge of their seat, as the imposing curve 43” UHD screen and high design visibility hit the mark for a sophisticated and fun player presentation.

The V.I.P. focus continues with the V.I.P. Lounge™ Curve 1.43; the compact curve is the modern gamer’s choice! The perfect gaming curve view and interactive LED illumination deliver a visually compelling gaming experience. The curved screen and viewing angle enhance the suite of premium game content offered on the V.I.P. Lounge™ Curve 1.43. This breathtaking cabinet, with its space optimized format and its vertical 43" full HD curved screen, will feature a host of new titles for 2019.

The NOVOSTAR® V.I.P. Royal 2.65 continues to impress casino operators across North America and is one of the most requested products in the NOVOMATIC portfolio.

Pay Day™ Progressives are debuting on the PANTHERA™ 2.27 cabinet and mesmerize! NOVOMATIC Americas will introduce a series of high-energy standalone progressive games from the US-based Mount Prospect Game Development Studios. First releases are Prized Panda™ and Prize of the Nile™ – but watch this series quickly grow in new and exciting titles.

Expanded ETG side bets, the proven myACP casino management system, NOVOMATIC ActionBook™ Self-Service betting kiosks, Absolute Vision™ content management system, and the successful Greentube iGaming experience will all be on display.

“We take tremendous pride in our expanding relationship with NIGA and our Tribal Gaming development focus,” added Meitzler. “We have added new product lines like our NOVOMATIC ActionBook™ self-service sports betting kiosks and our myACP Novo Rewards customer relationship management tools. We also are debuting our Absolute Vision™ content management platform and continue with our significant commitment of offering the latest in cabinets, content, technology, systems, and performance for our Tribal Gaming customers. This year we are launching proven progressive product lines on our best-selling cabinets to demonstrate our dedication to being a valued entertainment provider to our Tribal Gaming partners.”
Company’s passion for the game takes center stage as AGS displays full lineup of new slot and table games, and online social and real-money games

LAS VEGAS – March 26, 2019 – AGS (NYSE: AGS) (or the “Company”) today announced that it will be exhibiting at NIGA’s Indian Gaming Trade Show April 3-4 in San Diego, with a spotlight on the Company’s newest core slot cabinet – the Orion Upright? – along with a host of new slot titles, table products, and online social and real-money gaming solutions.

AGS will be live in Booth No. 1651 at the San Diego Convention Center. Taking center stage will be AGS’ new Orion Upright, a core cabinet with many of the same features as the Company’s award-winning Orion Portrait? and Orion Slant?platforms, including the distinctive starwall design featuring 420 game-synchronized full-color LED lights to celebrate gameplay. The Orion Upright is launching with a library of exclusive new titles and greatest hits from AGS’ ICON™ cabinet.

Debuting for the first time at NIGA, gaming operators will experience AGS’ Orion Upright with the new Fortune Blast™family featuring four brand-new titles — Luck and Luxury™, Imperial Luck®, Goddess Treasures®, and Blazing Luck™. This new series offers ways or line-pay evaluation for more winning opportunities, and a symbol-locking feature to keep players on the edge of their seats.

AGS President and Chief Executive Officer David Lopez said, “NIGA is a show we look forward to every year because it gives us a chance to meet with our tribal operator-partners in an intimate setting and highlight our newest and most exciting products that are launching over the year. This year we are very excited about our new Orion Upright because it fills a need on many casino floors for a differentiated, attractive, and sophisticated core cabinet with great content.”

The Company will also showcase its hottest new Class II and Class III titles for the Orion Portrait platform, including Crystal Magic®, Hearts and Horns™, Enchanted Pearl™, and the popular Rakin’ Bacon!™ with its cherubic pig that gets fatter and fatter as the wins add up. Hailing from the Company’s Australia game-development studio, the title Red Silk™ showcases a fresh new family on Orion Portrait featuring a three-level linked progressive, a wild reel feature, and up to 10 free games.For the Orion Slant, AGS will spotlight the Fa Cai Shu™ and Kingdom Ca$h® families, which offer themed banking, linked progressive jackpots, and a variety of math models for a diverse and exciting gaming experience.

AGS continues to propel its table products business with a host of new proprietary table games and table solutions. NIGA attendees will get to experience Super Start Hold’em™, a poker-style game whereby the players always start with the better two-card hand than the dealer; the popular Criss Cross Poker™ with Bonus Spin™; Blackjack Match Progressive™ featuringthe popular must-hit-by jackpot level; and Three Card Blitz, an exciting new flush-based game featuring player vs. dealer excitement to achieve the highest-scoring hand using up to three suited cards.

AGS will demonstrate its two table-game progressive platforms – STAX™ and Bonus Spin – which just reached a milestone of more than 1,000 units installed across the U.S. with a healthy backlog of orders planned throughout 2019. The award-winning STAX has a must-hit-by option that is driving demand and excitement on games like Super 4®, Blackjack Match™, and Royal 9™ as players anticipate the chance to win one of the five progressive jackpots. And Bonus Spin offers an eye-catching and anticipatory experience with its virtual prize wheel.

From its table equipment lineup, AGS will showcase the Dex S™ single-deck poker shuffler, featuring a streamlined design that is economical, durable, reliable, and exceptionally functional.

In the Company’s Interactive display, AGS will showcase its ConnexSys™ Social White-Label Casino solution, a turnkey, free-to-play mobile casino app that integrates the casino brand with AGS’ proven and player-favorite land-based titles to keep players engaged at home, work, and on-the-go.

And with real-money gaming at the forefront of many tribal gaming operators’ agendas, AGS will also be on hand to provide live demonstrations of its AxSys Games Marketplace™ and large library of titles, featuring AGS top-performing games as well as a host of entertaining games from third-party developers.

LONDON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) today announces that the Company will showcase exciting new games and solutions from its vast product portfolio at the 2019 Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention ("NIGA"), booth 1864, from April 3-4 in San Diego, Calif.

IGT will demonstrate its deep commitment to tribal gaming customers with compelling innovations that enhance casino play and drive results for operators. For the first time at NIGA, IGT will present the full capabilities of its omni-channel PlayShot™ sports betting platform. It will also feature the new IncrediBell!™ tournament solution in NIGA's Charity Slot Tournament benefitting the Spirit of Sovereignty.

"At NIGA we will reinforce our commitment to tribal gaming customers by demonstrating how our expanded portfolio of games, systems, and solutions is designed to propel growth," said Renato Ascoli, IGT CEO North America. "Our tribal gaming partners continually set a strong example for casino innovation, and we identify NIGA as an opportunity to deliver a technology showcase with new games, hardware, and exciting evolutions in our sports betting and tournament offerings."

Under the theme "Your Best Bet," IGT will showcase the following product highlights within its NIGA booth:

IGT PlayShot sports betting solution: Now powering sports betting at tribal, commercial, and lottery-run casinos across six states, the turnkey PlayShot sports betting solution underscores how tribal casino operators can partner with IGT to capture opportunities within the rapidly evolving U.S. sports betting market with market-ready technology. IGT will also demonstrate compelling new sports betting technologies such as the PlayShot™ QuickBet™ sports betting kiosk and the CrystalBetting™ Terminal.

Proven core content: NIGA attendees can experience titles such as the Griffin's Throne™ and Fortune Coin™ games, which have earned "Proven Performer" status in the Company's performance testing process. The Company will also showcase new games such as Coin O Mania™ and Golden Jungle™ Grand on the CrystalCurve™ cabinet, and the Wild Pirates® game on CrystalSlant™ cabinet.

Legendary brands on proven hardware: IGT will showcase the depth and breadth of its premium portfolio with games inspired by top-tier licensed brands, such as the Wheel of Fortune® Cash Link™ and Wheel of Fortune® 4D More Money games. NIGA attendees will be invited to "Come on Down" and experience IGT's trio of The Price is Right® games including The Price is Right Showcase Showdown on the new Megatower™ Universal cabinet, The Price is Right on CrystalCurve™ ULTRA hardware, and The Price is Right Plinko on the CrystalDual+™ Stepper cabinet. These games will share the floor with other pop culture-inspired games such as Adam Levine Video Slots and American Gods™ 4D at NIGA.

IGT will also display a range of multi-level progressives for the CrystalCurve cabinet including the Star Stax™ game and the recently launched Fortune Link™ game.

New Class II and CDS content and hardware: NIGA will mark the world debut for IGT's large-format S3000® XL cabinet for Class II content, premiering with the Red Rich Girl™ game. Building on the success of Class III Proven Performer titles, the Company will present Class II versions of games such as Fortune Coin™ and Wild Fury Jackpots® on the CrystalCurve cabinet. Additionally, IGT will present CDS-compatible offerings on the large-format Video XL gaming machine with titles such as the Triple Fortune Dragon® and Dangerous Beauty® games. Other CDS-compatible games on display will include Scarab™ and Wu Wang Zhe™ on the CrystalDual 27 cabinet, and the Golden Jungle Grand game on the CrystalCurve cabinet.

CrystalSlant™ Poker cabinet and content: NIGA will serve as the trade show debut for the CrystalSlant Poker gaming machine, offering a modern hardware solution for industry-leading video poker themes such as Game King®, and new Keno games such as Ultimate X Keno™ and Super Times Pay Keno™.

Chill Gaming's Bloomtopia™ and Fortunes of the Brave™: IGT's NIGA booth will also include games with social gaming and skill-based elements. Chill Gaming's Bloomtopia and Fortunes of the Brave games reward players with monetary and non-monetary awards. Bloomtopia enables players to enjoy a traditional slot game while building and nurturing their own in-display garden. The Fortunes of the Brave theme is a game of chance with elements of skill where players enjoy a traditional video slots base game, and then engage in skill-based fantasy battle features using a console gaming controller. Players can leverage the games' unique player cards to store their in-game progress for future visits.

Additional product highlights within IGT's booth will include:

  • IGT's Dynasty Electronic Table Games (ETG) including live baccarat, blackjack, sic bo, and roulette. The Company will also highlight its RNG offerings with Triple Zero Auto Roulette, baccarat, and the new triple hand blackjack with expanded options for side bets.
  • Low-denomination progressive spinning reel games on the S3000 cabinet with titles such as the Dragon of Fortune™ and Red Hot Tamales!® Jackpots games, plus content on the high-denomination S3000 cabinet, which includes player-favorite features such as the progressive jackpot meter display, iconic stepper sounds, expanded pay tables and black reel glass.
  • Mobile systems innovations Cardless Connect®, Resort Wallet and Mobile Intelligent Offer, and the M5 content delivery solution, which seamlessly integrates into the ADVANTAGE casino management system. IGT's M5 enables operators to leverage a game screen to deliver bonus content and offer a variety of patron conveniences such as ordering a drink and making hotel reservations.

For more information visit IGT.com.

LONDON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) today announces that the Company will showcase exciting new games and solutions from its vast product portfolio at the 2019 Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention ("NIGA"), booth 1864, from April 3-4 in San Diego, Calif.

IGT to Unveil Expanded Scope of New Product Offerings at NIGA 2019

IGT will demonstrate its deep commitment to tribal gaming customers with compelling innovations that enhance casino play and drive results for operators. For the first time at NIGA, IGT will present the full capabilities of its omni-channel PlayShot™ sports betting platform. It will also feature the new IncrediBell!™ tournament solution in NIGA's Charity Slot Tournament benefitting the Spirit of Sovereignty.

"At NIGA we will reinforce our commitment to tribal gaming customers by demonstrating how our expanded portfolio of games, systems, and solutions is designed to propel growth," said Renato Ascoli, IGT CEO North America. "Our tribal gaming partners continually set a strong example for casino innovation, and we identify NIGA as an opportunity to deliver a technology showcase with new games, hardware, and exciting evolutions in our sports betting and tournament offerings."

Under the theme "Your Best Bet," IGT will showcase the following product highlights within its NIGA booth:

IGT PlayShot sports betting solution: Now powering sports betting at tribal, commercial, and lottery-run casinos across six states, the turnkey PlayShot sports betting solution underscores how tribal casino operators can partner with IGT to capture opportunities within the rapidly evolving U.S. sports betting market with market-ready technology. IGT will also demonstrate compelling new sports betting technologies such as the PlayShot™ QuickBet™ sports betting kiosk and the CrystalBetting™ Terminal.

Proven core content: NIGA attendees can experience titles such as the Griffin's Throne™ and Fortune Coin™ games, which have earned "Proven Performer" status in the Company's performance testing process. The Company will also showcase new games such as Coin O Mania™ and Golden Jungle™ Grand on the CrystalCurve™ cabinet, and the Wild Pirates® game on CrystalSlant™ cabinet.

Legendary brands on proven hardware: IGT will showcase the depth and breadth of its premium portfolio with games inspired by top-tier licensed brands, such as the Wheel of Fortune® Cash Link™ and Wheel of Fortune® 4D More Money games. NIGA attendees will be invited to "Come on Down" and experience IGT's trio of The Price is Right® games including The Price is Right Showcase Showdown on the new Megatower™ Universal cabinet, The Price is Right on CrystalCurve™ ULTRA hardware, and The Price is Right Plinko on the CrystalDual+™ Stepper cabinet. These games will share the floor with other pop culture-inspired games such as Adam Levine Video Slots and American Gods™ 4D at NIGA.

IGT will also display a range of multi-level progressives for the CrystalCurve cabinet including the Star Stax™ game and the recently launched Fortune Link™ game.

New Class II and CDS content and hardware: NIGA will mark the world debut for IGT's large-format S3000® XL cabinet for Class II content, premiering with the Red Rich Girl™ game. Building on the success of Class III Proven Performer titles, the Company will present Class II versions of games such as Fortune Coin™ and Wild Fury Jackpots® on the CrystalCurve cabinet. Additionally, IGT will present CDS-compatible offerings on the large-format Video XL gaming machine with titles such as the Triple Fortune Dragon® and Dangerous Beauty® games. Other CDS-compatible games on display will include Scarab™ and Wu Wang Zhe™ on the CrystalDual 27 cabinet, and the Golden Jungle Grand game on the CrystalCurve cabinet.

CrystalSlant™ Poker cabinet and content: NIGA will serve as the trade show debut for the CrystalSlant Poker gaming machine, offering a modern hardware solution for industry-leading video poker themes such as Game King®, and new Keno games such as Ultimate X Keno™ and Super Times Pay Keno™.

Chill Gaming's Bloomtopia™ and Fortunes of the Brave™: IGT's NIGA booth will also include games with social gaming and skill-based elements. Chill Gaming's Bloomtopia and Fortunes of the Brave games reward players with monetary and non-monetary awards. Bloomtopia enables players to enjoy a traditional slot game while building and nurturing their own in-display garden. The Fortunes of the Brave theme is a game of chance with elements of skill where players enjoy a traditional video slots base game, and then engage in skill-based fantasy battle features using a console gaming controller. Players can leverage the games' unique player cards to store their in-game progress for future visits.

Additional product highlights within IGT's booth will include:

IGT's Dynasty Electronic Table Games (ETG) including live baccarat, blackjack, sic bo, and roulette. The Company will also highlight its RNG offerings with Triple Zero Auto Roulette, baccarat, and the new triple hand blackjack with expanded options for side bets.
Low-denomination progressive spinning reel games on the S3000 cabinet with titles such as the Dragon of Fortune™ and Red Hot Tamales!® Jackpots games, plus content on the high-denomination S3000 cabinet, which includes player-favorite features such as the progressive jackpot meter display, iconic stepper sounds, expanded pay tables and black reel glass.
Mobile systems innovations Cardless Connect®, Resort Wallet and Mobile Intelligent Offer, and the M5 content delivery solution, which seamlessly integrates into the ADVANTAGE casino management system. IGT's M5 enables operators to leverage a game screen to deliver bonus content and offer a variety of patron conveniences such as ordering a drink and making hotel reservations.
For more information visit IGT.com.

Málaga-based gaming machine distributor, Grupo Vid has renewed its contract with global gaming solutions provider Aristocrat Technologies for the distribution and maintenance of its Salon games in the Spanish market. In addition to Andalusia, the contract also includes Grupo Vid’s exclusive distribution rights into the regions of Castille-La Mancha, Rioja and the Basque Country – a combined area encompassing over 35 percent of Spanish territory and more than 27 per cent of the national population.


Grupo Vid Commercial Director, Pilar Mancilla said, “We have enjoyed the longest standing commercial relationship with Aristocrat since they first entered the Spanish market in 2008. The latest portfolio of Aristocrat Salon games is showing great promise in existing installations across Andalusia and, following recent upgrades to the player interface, we are optimistic that 2019 will see an even greater resurgence in their popularity.”


Alfonso Sánchez, Sales Director for Aristocrat’s non-casino business in EMEA, added, “We are delighted that Grupo Vid has cemented its relationship with Aristocrat in this way and look forward to working even more closely with such a highly professional organisation to continue enhancing Aristocrat’s Salon offering.”

Comercial Canaria de Ventas, S.L. (COCAVEN) has signed a deal with Aristocrat Technologies securing exclusive distribution rights of its new range of Salon games in the Spanish Canary Islands, serving gaming operators across the archipelago, including the principal islands of Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and La Palma.


Manuel Fernández, President of both COCAVEN and of the influential national federation of Spanish operators, FEMARA, said, “Aristocrat’s new range of games offers players a diverse and exciting alternative to existing concepts currently on the market. We look forward to working in partnership to realise their full potential in salons across the Canaries.”


Alfonso Sánchez, Sales Director for Aristocrat’s Arcade & Bingo business in EMEA, said, “We are delighted to welcome COCAVEN to our growing list of Spanish distributors. As the leading distributor in the Canary Islands and a significant protagonist in national level affairs, Aristocrat has secured yet another premium partner to strengthen its professional distribution network in this market.”

Company’s Sportsbook Platform Processes More Than 48 Million Bets During the Racing Event


LAS VEGAS – March 22, 2019 – Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) powered another successful Cheltenham Festival this year through its OpenBet™ product suite. With a focus on providing next level player experiences, the Company saw steady uptime throughout the Festival, enabling maximum engagement across customer sportsbooks.


The Cheltenham Festival runs for four days annually as part of the National Hunt race calendar in the United Kingdom, and it features several high-profile horse races. The Festival is one of the UK’s most popular betting events, often seeing total wager in excess of £400 million. This year, SG Digital’s sportsbook customers processed over 48.2 million bets over the four-day period, marking an increase of over 23% since last year. The Festival was a big acquisition driver for SG Digital’s customers that saw huge spikes in activity with the highest reaching peak bets per minute at 26,000. Processing a volume of 302 million account transactions with 100% platform stability reported through the event, the event is a testament of SG Digital’s continued investment in its technology allowing its customers to grow their player base while ensuring next level player experiences.

Keith O’Loughlin, SVP Sportsbook for SG Digital, said, “The Cheltenham Festival is a fantastic tradition both in the racing industry and the sports betting world. SG Digital’s OpenBet has a track record of reliability that held true during this year’s Festival, further cementing out commitment to partnering
with operators to create unmatched player experiences.

LONDON, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT), announced that its subsidiary, IGT Global Solutions Corporation, has entered into a three-year extension agreement with the Kansas Lottery to continue providing IGT's INTELLIGEN™central computer system and services to monitor electronic gaming machines throughout the state. This extension, part of the original central system services agreement awarded to IGT in 2008, is expected to begin on December 15, 2019 and run through December 14, 2022.

"We have leveraged more than 20 years of development expertise and knowledge gathering with gaming central system customers throughout the world to produce the INTELLIGEN system to ensure it's equipped with the most advanced tools for our customers," said Jay Gendron, IGT Chief Operating Officer, North America Lottery. "IGT and the Kansas Lottery have built a strong partnership since this contract began more than 10 years ago, and we're pleased to be furthering this relationship by continuing to provide our advanced system to the nearly 5,000 electronic gaming machines in the state."

"IGT's INTELLIGEN system has helped the Kansas Lottery meet the objectives of operating our electronic gaming machines with the highest standards of integrity and security to benefit the state for the last 10 years," said Stephen Durrell, Kansas Lottery Acting Executive Director "We look forward to continuing our relationship over the next few years."

INTELLIGEN offers stable, secure, and command control capabilities uniquely tailored to video gaming environments. It was designed to support industry advancements and incorporates full support for the Gaming Standards Association's Game to System® (G2S) protocol. In addition to the video central system and related services, IGT provides instant ticket games and printing to the Kansas Lottery.

LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Scientific Games International, Inc. ("SGI"), successfully completed a private offering of $1,100.0 million in aggregate principal amount of new 8.250% senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the "Notes") at an issue price of 100.000%.

The net proceeds of the Notes offering will be used to redeem approximately $1.0 billion of SGI's outstanding 10.000% senior unsecured notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes"), pay accrued and unpaid interest thereon plus any related premiums, fees and costs, and pay related fees and expenses of the Notes offering.

The Notes are guaranteed on a senior basis by Scientific Games and certain of its subsidiaries, and the Notes are not secured.

The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. The Notes are offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A and to non-U.S. Persons under Regulation S under the Securities Act.

This press release does not and will not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes, nor will there be any sale of the Notes in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state. Nothing in this press release should be construed as an offer to purchase, notice of redemption or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any of the outstanding 2022 Notes. This press release is being issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135c under the Securities Act.

About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is the world leader in offering customers a fully integrated portfolio of technology platforms, robust systems, engaging content and services. The Company is the global leader in technology-based gaming systems, digital real-money gaming and sports betting platforms, table games, table products and instant games, and a leader in products, services and content for gaming, lottery and social gaming markets. Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, creative entertaining content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. For more information, please visit www.scientificgames.com, which is updated regularly with financial and other information about the Company. The information contained on, or that may be accessed through, our website is not incorporated by reference into, and is not part of, this document.

LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Scientific Games International, Inc. ("SGI"), successfully completed a private offering of $1,100.0 million in aggregate principal amount of new 8.250% senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the "Notes") at an issue price of 100.000%.

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The net proceeds of the Notes offering will be used to redeem approximately $1.0 billion of SGI's outstanding 10.000% senior unsecured notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes"), pay accrued and unpaid interest thereon plus any related premiums, fees and costs, and pay related fees and expenses of the Notes offering.

The Notes are guaranteed on a senior basis by Scientific Games and certain of its subsidiaries, and the Notes are not secured.

The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. The Notes are offered only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A and to non-U.S. Persons under Regulation S under the Securities Act.

This press release does not and will not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes, nor will there be any sale of the Notes in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state. Nothing in this press release should be construed as an offer to purchase, notice of redemption or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any of the outstanding 2022 Notes. This press release is being issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135c under the Securities Act.

HAARLEM, The Netherlands (18 March 2019) – Responding to customer demand, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has continued growth and expansion throughout the European, Mediterranean, and African (EMEA) region.

GLI is making a significant investment in its 350-strong EMEA operations by adding key staff and resources across all departments. These organizational improvements will help to effectively manage this continued growth, as well as enhance the company’s delivery of exceptional customer service, support, and world-class capabilities throughout the region.

“I am very pleased and proud of the staff and with the direction we are taking, in EMEA and globally,” said Martin Britton, Managing Director of GLI EMEA. “We are adding key staff across all departments, and we have many more appointments in process. It’s key we continue our direction in focusing on the customer. Our motivation is scale and delivery which is what clients are looking for. We hold ourselves to the highest quality levels as part of our delivery and execution. In addition, we are adding more space in multiple locations to create the scale needed for current and future growth.”

GLI’s sales teams across EMEA are now led by James Illingworth, Vice President of Sales, EMEA and Chris Davies, Vice President of Sales, EMEA, ensuring the EMEA sales teams provide the highest level of service to the company’s clients. The sales appointments add skills related to compliance and a varied range of language skills, which is always received positively by clients. EMEA staff can communicate with clients in more than 34 different languages.

Other key appointments to GLI’s growing EMEA sales and management team include Account Manager Jakub Stefka and Business Development Manager Giusy Campo.

Additionally, GLI has expanded its already large internal team of cybersecurity experts by adding front-line staff and more internal resources. This deep and experienced team of cybersecurity experts has been growing both in the UK and Europe.

GLI now has a global cybersecurity team of professionals along with external partners focused on providing the highest level of guidance and execution of services to ensure a safe and protected client environment. Marco Capozzi, Director of Cybersecurity Services, now heads up this expanded EMEA cybersecurity team. He is joined by Jayde Phoenix, GLI EMEA Cybersecurity Business Development Manager.

With its acquisition of NMi, now known as GLI UK, GLI has built upon best-of-breed processes between the two companies. Dr. Rich Edwards now heads up our technical teams across EMEA providing a wealth of knowledge and understanding. Andrew Rosewarne continues to manage the GLI UK operation but has a wider EMEA management role. Having two key directors onboard allows for an even greater focus on providing the superior customer service that clients have come to expect.

“Our strategic plans have come about by customers seeing GLI’s capabilities and what we can provide in assisting them, from the early stages of compliance through to completion. We provide great expertise helping customers along the path, ensuring rapid delivery along with great quality,” Britton said.

About Gaming Laboratories International
Gaming Laboratories International, LLC delivers the highest quality land-based, lottery, and iGaming testing and assessment services. GLI’s laboratory locations are found on six continents, and the company holds U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC 17025, 17020, and 17065 standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries. GLI also holds ISTBQ certification. For more information, visit gaminglabs.com.

LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaming Arts, LLC ("Gaming Arts" or "the Company") today announced that it will showcase its end-to-end suite of gaming products, including electronic gaming machines ("EGM"), bingo, keno, and promotional systems at NIGA's Indian Gaming Trade Show & Convention ("NIGA") in Booth No. 2531 at the San Diego Convention Center.

"Gaming Arts is thrilled to support tribal gaming through its participation in the annual NIGA trade show," said Gaming Arts President Mike Dreitzer. "We look forward to highlighting our exciting product lineup and demonstrating ways in which our products can add value to tribal gaming casino operations."

Gaming Arts will display its inaugural collection of Class III video reels including Pop'N Pays™, Da Fa Ba™, Dice Seeker™, and Casino Wizard™. This innovative library is bolstered by the new Rocket Rollup™ mystery progressive that delivers an interactive celebration when the progressive is won. These games' extraordinary art and play mechanics offer the most innovative content to emerge in years.

The SuperGames® library of games, including Bingo Millions®, will also be on display. These unique "Life-changing" jackpot games offer an endless number of customizable bingo games tailored to the operator's room and player demographics. Bingo Millions, known as the world's first and only $1 million linked bingo progressive and $1 million bingo game, allows operators to focus on the player experience as all awards are fully funded by Gaming Arts.

Additionally, Gaming Arts will demonstrate its SuperPROMO™ mobile promotional game system. This unique platform creates floor-wide excitement for virtually any type of casino promotion through a mobile tablet hand delivered to players by casino personnel and through the casino's digital displays.

The EZ Kiosk™ will demonstrate its new form-factor, which includes a 43" LED digital display, its ability to accept TITO tickets, and a cutting-edge body wrap designed to attract players. EZ Kiosk significantly reduces expenses associated with keno and/or bingo programs and allows for extended operational hours with no staffing required.

SuperBingo™ and UltimateBingo™ slots will showcase their extraordinary game-play experience that delivers entertaining game mechanics and player-favorite features, including: frequent bonuses and wins, multipliers, free games with retriggers, floor-wide, near-area, and wide-area progressives, and much more.

Finally, the Company will also highlight its full array of products designed for bingo and keno operations, including the Optima® Keno Game Management System, the Optima® System, Keno Millions®, and Super Win Bingo™.
LONDON -- IGT announced today that IGT PlayDigital’s PlayShot™ technology now powers sports betting at Valley Forge Casino Resort in King of Prussia, Penn. Patrons of the casino’s FanDuel Sportsbook at Valley Forge Casino Resort are placing over-the-counter sports wagers via IGT’s PlayShot technology. With this deployment, IGT PlayShot is operational in six states: Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, West Virginia, Rhode Island and Pennsylvania.

Together with FanDuel, IGT PlayDigital created a scalable sports betting ecosystem with PlayShot for Valley Forge Casino Resort that delivers an exceptional wagering experience,” said Enrico Drago, IGT Senior Vice President PlayDigital. “Adding Pennsylvania to the growing roster of states where PlayShot is deployed reinforces the flexibility and market-readiness of the technology, and propels PlayShot’s position as the leading B2B sports betting platform in the U.S.

For more information visit IGT.com.

LAS VEGASMarch 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AGS (NYSE: AGS) (or the "Company"), today announced the commencement of a secondary public offering of 4,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock, par value $0.01, by Apollo Gaming Holdings, L.P. (the "Selling Stockholder"). The Company is not selling any shares of common stock and will not receive any proceeds from the offering.

Morgan Stanley and Jefferies are acting as underwriters for the offering. The offering will be made only by means of a preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus related to the offering, copies of which, when available, may be obtained from Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC - Attn: Prospectus Department - 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor - New York, NY 10014; Jefferies LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY10022, by calling 1-877-821-7388, or by e-mailing Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein, and there shall not be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. A shelf registration statement relating to the offering of the common stock was filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and is effective.

London & Dublin - March 15, 2019: GAN plc ("GAN" or the "Company"), an award-winning developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B Internet gaming software, services and online gaming content in the United States, today updated the market following the publication on March 13, 2019 by the New Jersey's Division of Gaming Enforcement ("DGE") of Internet gaming and Internet sports betting financial information for the calendar month of February 2019 in New Jersey.

Highlights from the DGE include:

· Internet Gaming Win was $31.7 million in February compared to $22.0 million in the prior year period, reflecting a year-over-year increase of 44.4%.

· Total Internet Sports Wagering Handle (1) was approximately $259.0 million for the month of February 2019, slightly down from $305.0 in January 2019, but up from $241.0 million in December of 2018.

· Internet Sports Wagering Gross Revenues (2) (after payouts) were $12.9 million, compared to January's $15.5 million and December's $14.7 million.

(1) Gross amount of money accepted in wagers

(2) Internet Sports Wagering Gross Revenues may vary from month to month due to the payouts for future events such as the Super Bowl occurring months after the original wager was made and unredeemed winning wagers from prior months will become deductible upon redemption in future months

This information will be updated and published each month, following publication by the DGE, in order to enable the investor community to readily monitor growth of Internet gambling in New Jersey, which remains a key market for GAN.

Company, Chickasaw Nation Reinforce Longtime Partnership; AGS Secures Leased Game Footprint of Approximately 3,200 Games, Representing AGS’ Largest Chickasaw Footprint Ever

LAS VEGAS – March 15, 2019 – AGS (NYSE: AGS) (or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed a long-term contract renewal with the Chickasaw Nation, effective March 2019, securing AGS’ installed base of approximately 3,200 recurring revenue games across the tribal gaming operator’s 22 casinos in Oklahoma. The deal represents a significantly larger installed base of Class II games than AGS previously had across the Chickasaw Nation’s extensive gaming enterprise.

AGS President and Chief Executive Officer David Lopez said, “We are appreciative of our 14-year relationship with the Chickasaw Nation, this opportunity to renew our business with them, and their confidence in AGS.”

Chickasaw Nation Secretary of Commerce Bill Lance said, “We are pleased to renew our long-standing relationship with AGS and look forward to furthering our partnership.”

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (March 15, 2019) – Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has contributed $30,000 to help fund the transformation of the Preferred Behavioral Health Group (PBHG) facility, located next to GLI’s world headquarters campus in Lakewood, N.J.

“Giving back is built into GLI’s culture, and we strive to impact and support the health, welfare and educational needs of the local communities where we live and work. We are proud to support PBHG in its mission to meet the needs of local families in Monmouth and Ocean Counties, on behalf of all of our employees,” declared James Maida, President and CEO of GLI.

“We are extremely grateful to GLI for their generous contribution towards the renovation and expansion of our facility that will augment the advancement and quality of our services,” said Mary Pat Angelini, CEO of Preferred Behavioral Health Group. “Their support enables us to continue to provide services to over 30,000 children, teens, adults, and seniors through more than 70 comprehensive programs. It’s with GLI’s generous donation that we can continue this important work.”

Preferred Behavioral Health Group is a non-profit organization that has served the community for over 40 years. PBHG provides mental health and substance abuse education, prevention, support, and treatment. Its mission is to deliver quality and compassionate behavioral health services to individual and families all the time. For more information, visit www.preferredbehavioral.org.

About Gaming Laboratories International

Gaming Laboratories International, LLC delivers the highest quality land-based, lottery, and iGaming testing and assessment services. GLI’s laboratory locations are found on six continents, and the company holds U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC 17025, 17020, and 17065 standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries. GLI also holds ISTBQ certification. For more information, visit gaminglabs.com.

LONDON, U.K. – March 13, 2019 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE:IGT) continued its millionaire-making legacy with its iconic Wheel of Fortune® slots and Powerbucks® slots awarding two life-changing jackpots in February.

Lucky slot players won the following million dollar-plus jackpots:

  • On Feb. 6, a Wheel of Fortune slots player won $1,147,453 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nev.
  • On Feb. 25, a Powerbucks® slots player won $1,000,000 CAD playing Powerbucks PowerHits at Casino Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Québec, Canada.

For more information, visit IGT.com or go to Facebook at facebook.com/IGT, follow us on Twitter, twitter.com/IGTnews or watch IGT videos on YouTube, youtube.com/igt. 

LONDON, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT), announced that its subsidiary, IGT Canada Solutions ULC, has signed a three-year extension to continue providing its INTELLIGEN™ video lottery central system to Loto-Québec. The contract extension runs through September 2, 2021.

"Our INTELLIGEN solution is used by Loto-Québec to monitor nearly 10,000 VLTs in the province, all of which are provided by IGT," said Jay Gendron, IGT Chief Operating Officer, Lottery"The INTELLIGEN central management system ensures the Lottery has full control of the complexity, security, integrity, and advanced reporting of their VLT network to optimize operations and drive growth for their business."

INTELLIGEN is built on more than 20 years of proven central system experience, and offers stable, secure and command control capabilities uniquely tailored to VLT gaming environments. It operates with a wide range of VLTs using multiple protocols, including the Game to System® (G2S®) open standard protocol, and has advanced communication abilities.

Under the terms of the agreement, IGT will provide hotline services for the INTELLIGEN central system, advanced business intelligence, distributed game management, and proactive diagnostic modules. In addition, IGT also provides Loto-Québec with lottery instant ticket vending machines, VLTs, casino slots, interactive games, and Canadian Bingo and Poker Network.

LAS VEGAS – March 12, 2019 – Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) unveiled its rebranded casino partner programme for SG Digital, creating an improved service for operators, third-party content providers and games studios that aims to bring the next generation of casino games to the global industry.


As part of the rebrand, the programme’s two partner streams have been renamed CONNECT and AMPLIFY. Games studios that join CONNECT will benefit from SG Digital’s world-class expertise in developing content to deliver next-level player experiences. Third-party providers which become AMPLIFY partners simply connect their games through a simple integration with SG Digital Casino platform and significantly expand the reach of their content.


The enhanced two-sided network brings operators and games developers together under SG Digital’s innovative and feature-rich casino platform, bringing world-class content from game developers to players in regulated jurisdictions across the globe. Industry leading promotional features being developed on the platform will be available across all games, and not just Scientific Games’ in-house studio games.


Both CONNECT and AMPLIFY partners will have unrivalled access to more than 130 operators across the globe in 20 regulated jurisdictions. A dedicated team provides partners with assistance throughout the streamlined and simplified onboarding process, with flexible integration options tailored to meet individual needs.


Rob Procter, Studio Director at SG Digital, said: “Our newly-enhanced partner programme provides games studios with an exciting opportunity to connect with the world’s largest online distribution network while simplifying and strengthening onboarding and integration. At SG Digital, we have an experienced and dedicated team that can help take studios to the next level to produce innovative and entertaining content, alongside a stable platform that provides them with access to operators across the globe."


Steve Mayes, Partnership Director at SG Digital, said: “Operators continue to look for new and exciting content. It’s vital that we push the boundaries to provide our partners with the best features to ensure we attract the most exciting content in the market for our Customers. Our two-sided network approach allows us to provide fantastic flexibility across multiple game providers, to ensure our customers have all the tools they need to create the best possible player experience.”


Additional benefits include data-driven insights that demonstrate how games are performing to maximise performance, as well as market-leading GCM technology to protect partners from regulatory changes in new and existing markets.