LONDON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) Wheel of Fortune slots delivered two life-changing jackpots in November that totaled more than $2.7 million in combined payouts.
A lucky player won $1,678,668 while playing Wheel of Fortune Triple Double Red Hot 7's™ slots at Cache Creek Casino Resort in Brooks, Calif., on Nov. 26.
The following day, a casino patron won a $1,079,507 jackpot playing Wheel of Fortune Ultra 5 Reels slots at Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, Ore.
No one pays jackpots like IGT. IGT launched Wheel of Fortune slots in 1996 and solidified the Company's leadership in Wide Area Progressive technology. Known as the most successful slot title of all-time, the fan-favorite theme has minted more than 1,000 millionaires and delivered over $3 billion in jackpots throughout its illustrious history. IGT has created more than 200 variations of the game that can be found on casino floors in more than 20 countries worldwide.
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