ristocrat General Manager Asia Pacific David Punter said, “This is the most exciting, most diverse product offering we have shown at G2E Asia in years, and operators and players have every reason to be very excited.”
A range of new titles displayed on the new Widescreen Viridian cabinet include Dragon Emperor, Dragon Empire, Peeking Duck, Tiger Garden, Choy Sun Doa and Fortune Fantasy as well as the grand return of a long-time player favorite, Mr. Cashman, now starring in the all-new Cashman Fever. One of the main attractions will be Aristocrat’s 50 Dragons the “Best Stand Alone Slot for 2011” and FA FAFA, the “Best Progressive Slot in 2011”, recently awarded to Aristocrat by the readers of Inside Asian Gaming.
Aristocrat will reveal four exciting new game categories: Mega Pay, Remix, Win Your Way and Drag ‘N’ Drop Wild.
- Mega Pay. In this unique game series, one game can become four games. Games include More Hearts, Gazellions and Fortune Firecracker.
- Remix. Showcases Aristocrat’s unique shuffle feature where symbols or reels are rearranged randomly on the screen to award additional shuffles and wins are awarded. Don Quixote and Dragon Emperor are the first products in the Remix category.
- Win Your Way. A completely new game category that allows players to choose their volatility. Players can choose one of three volatility levels; Low (Green), Medium (Yellow), and High (Red). With user friendly buttons and onscreen images, players have the freedom to choose their winning experience. Win Your Way is available on Big Sky and Captain Cutthroat.
- Drag ‘N’ Drop. For the first time players can choose their WILD position and multiplier options during the feature with the innovative Drag ‘N’ Drop functionality. During the Drag ‘N’ Drop Wild Feature, players drag the WILD onto any symbol position on reels 2 to 5 to receive different multiplier options. Drag ‘N’ Drop is available to experience in Imperial House.
Powered by the GEN7 platform, all new games feature on the VIRIDIAN WS that provides players with 24 per cent more graphics area, high resolution graphics, enhanced stereo sound and is an example of how Aristocrat is leveraging the latest technology to deliver a more dynamic player experience.
Aristocrat will also unveil a wealth of innovations at G2E Asia, showcasing new Nteractiv LCD programmable button technology, which will be utilised with the company’s future product range and Wealth Capital Bonanza, Aristocrat’s first new community and tournament game. Asian themed games also get a new and innovative spin with its exclusive Xtreme Mystery and the newest product in the category, Dragon Riches.
Punter concluded, “Aristocrat is dedicated to maintaining its market leadership in Asia and looks forward to releasing more games leveraging the latest technologies and tailored specifically to the region in coming years. Aristocrat recently secured the majority of slot machines in the main gaming floor of Galaxy Macau, this is the highest market share of any casino opening in Asia and is a testament to our commitment to ensuring our products meet the needs of local operators and players.”