MS is very excited to make their first appearance at ELA and look forward to bringing their revolutionary products and innovations to this important market.
The product line-up on display at ELA is a testament to WMS’ proven and expanding ability to address worldwide gaming markets with new and next generation products. WMS will demonstrate 53 products at ELA each developed through an extensive process that leverages the company’s commitment to deliver high player appeal game dynamics through Player Driven Innovation.
43 games from WMS showcased on both the popular Bluebird2 platform and the new state of the art Bluebird xD platform. 10 products featured on the new Helios platform including the Game Pack multi-game offering and the new Community Gaming experience Group Wins.
The broad product lineup will range from WMS’ next generation foundational technologies: Community Gaming, Sensory Immersion Gaming and Transmissive Reels Gaming, to a full library of standalone and local area progressive games. A few highlights include:
Sensory Immersion Gaming – WMS’ expanding Sensory Immersion category, featuring unmatched dynamic gaming experiences enhanced by real-time 3D graphics, built-in Bose E 3Space audio systems and mesmerizing top boxes will be represented by the new The Wizard of Oz Ruby Slippers and Time Machine games.
Community Gaming – The firm will showcase new products including Reel ‘em In!(Compete to Win, where players will be recognized for their bonus achievements in a leader board appearing on the two 52-inch high-definition monitors mounted over the bank.
Max Win 5x4 – The industry's first 5x4 mechanical reel game includes three bonus features that can trigger during base game and bonus play, awarding credits, multiplier, or wilds to increase players’ winnings.
G+ 5x4 – This innovative, new version of WMS’ popular G+ series of video games features a larger reel array for entirely new gaming experiences and greater player excitement. These new games feature stacked wild symbols and 50- and 100-Line options.
Innovation Series – WMS will showcase two new series of Innovation games, both featuring unique player interfaces and revolutionary game mechanics. The Win It Again series offers a new twist on the popular Cascading Reels series. Players who achieve three consecutive winning cascades in one spin will win the combined total of their last five games. Offered exclusively on the Bluebird2 cabinet, the new Super Multi-Pay series allows players to play four separate reel sets at the same time on one screen, with bonuses and special symbols replicating across all four reel sets.
G+ 5RV High Denomination - New video reel themed G+ High Denomination games are Bluebird2 exclusives from WMS designed specifically for the quarter, dollar and even higher denom market. These products feature the popular G+ series of games to maximize player familiarity and confidence, while also including an option for a stand-alone progressive.
In addition to the latest slot product offerings, WMS will showcase the new, state-of-the-art Bluebird xD cabinet. Featuring an ergonomic design and emotive lighting, this first-of-its-kind cabinet combines the best of an upright and slant cabinet to deliver a first-class gaming experience.
Also featured at ELA will be Helios. Powered by the N-Able platform, this new value-oriented product provides a distinctive game library to satisfy the demands of slot players around the world. Helios game offerings include standalone games with TwinHit Dual-level Standalone Progressive functionality as a standard option, O.N. Product games featuring the new Community Gaming experience Group Wins, and Game Pack video-reel and poker multi-games.
Group Wins addresses the Community Gaming segment of the slot floor, bringing the excitement of a table game environment to the slot floor by allowing players to play collaboratively and enjoy game excitement together. The Group Wins offering was showcased with the Pirates of the Golden Shores and Wolf Trail series, with the Venetian Romance and Sexy Mermaids games.
Game Pack is a versatile multi-game product series, which provides operators with the ability to deliver a number of game titles in one cabinet.
Feature Pack Multi-Games offer players increased flexibility by allowing them to select both their favorite game and their favorite feature. 3 games and 3 features are included.
Systems in Progress server-based gaming solutions will be showcased at ELA with a SiP system connected to both the Bluebird2 and Helios gaming cabinets. SiP offers highly flexible server based gaming solutions that power a range of products, including, local and wide-area and networked executions as well as player tracking, cashless gaming, and player loyalty and bonusing solutions.
These innovative products and more will be showcased at ELA Booth number 52.