ighty-six new games will be showcased, as well as the complete new series of machine models. The G20, G22, G20 bartop and SAVP, as well as the Reel Depth Multi-Layer Display for video and spinning-reel slots, will be on display, representing the largest new cabinet offering in IGT’s history.
"We’re showing a number of new games and products that weren’t at G2E. We’ve made significant progress since that time on the games, machines and systems side of our business. We know that our customers need to keep their floors fresh with new options, and we want to deliver on that. Our emphasis at NIGA 2008 will be on games and systems available right now, all designed to improve our customers’ ROI," said Steve Morro, IGT’s Chief Operating Officer.
Three new MegaJackpots products will take center stage at the NIGA show: the Star Wars Multi-Level Progressive (MLP) video slot, the eBay video slot, and Wheel of Fortune Super Spin Video Slots Five-Station. The eBay game will soon be installed at several casinos, and Wheel of Fortune Super Spin Video Slots Five-Station games have already been placed on floors around the country.
A number of the new IGT game themes unveiled five months ago at the Global Gaming Expo have already proved to be hugely popular with players. Those themes include 100 Wolves, Rembrandt Riches, Fire Opal MultiWay Xtra, Red Lions, Arctic Fox(TM), Wild Wolf, Diamond Queen and Golden Tiger Eternal Dragon. Several new themes developed since G2E will also be in IGT’s booth at the NIGA event: Thunderbird 7s, Sizzling Wild 2-for-1, Silver Fire 7s and Diamond Fire slots; and Grand Monarch and Super Lucky Lotus video slots.
New IGT video slot themes will include Fame & Fortune, a two-level progressive; Golden Gate, featuring the industry’s first horizontal expanding-wild symbol feature; and Eastern Sun. New video poker themes are Ultimate 4-of-a-Kind, Multi-Strike Poker Deluxe and Quick Quads.
New Barcrest USA games will include Ring Master, Hot Top Dollar and Blue Blazes. IGT will also feature new Class II gaming additions including Klondike Treasures and 5-reel, 25-line Super Reels.
IGT’s table solutions area will feature M-P Series multi-player electronic table games with video roulette and baccarat variations, Digideal with Pai Gow and High Tie, and Table iD, the only automated table game system of its kind.
IGT Network Systems will highlight the power of an open network and display a host of products under the IGT Advantage Casino System, IGT Mariposa Software Suite, and sb Products families. IGT Advantage System functionality on display will include IGT Advantage Bonusing, NexGen and sb NexGen multimedia player tracking panels, and NexGen Delivery Games.