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Aug 22, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Expands Powerbucks® Jackpot Pool to Nevada

Today marks a powerful moment in gaming history as Nevada has officially joined global gaming entertainment leader, IGT's (NYSE: IGT)...

Aug 18, 2014, 16:48 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Wheel of Fortune® Takes Center Stage With $1.5 Million Jackpot at Circus Circus Reno

 Reno is recognized as "The Biggest Little City in the World" and it's also known for big winnings for the lucky player who won $1,549,063 on...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:03 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT and LT Game Form Partnership to Expand Game Distribution

 Two of the world's most innovative gaming service and product suppliers are joining forces to expand distribution in Macau and North America,...

Aug 12, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Wheel Of Fortune® Delivers Royal $1.7 Million Jackpot At Excalibur In Las Vegas

Las Vegas' most famous castle, known for jousting tournaments, bountiful feasts and pure medieval fun, was home to a jackpot fit for a king after a...

Aug 11, 2014, 03:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Granted Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for GTECH Merger Agreement

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced that it received early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino...

Aug 07, 2014, 16:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Turns Luck Into Gold In The Golden State With $3 Million Jackpot

 One northern California resident experienced a life-changing moment when he struck gold on global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE:...

Jul 22, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT And Wheel Of Fortune® Slots Dish Out Mega $1.7 Million Jackpot At Las Vegas Casino

The saying "Happy Friday" took on a new meaning for one southern Nevada resident after his gaming experience on global gaming entertainment leader...

Jul 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on Tuesday, July 29, 2014

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) will report third quarter 2014 financial results on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 after market close. ...

Jul 14, 2014, 16:45 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT'S Wheel Of Fortune® Slots Transforms One Man's Luck Into $1.8 Million Jackpot At Flamingo Las Vegas

 Global gaming entertainment leader, IGT (NYSE: IGT) and Caesars Entertainment continued their legacy of creating life-changing gaming...

Jul 14, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Scores Big Systems Deal with Northern Quest Resort & Casino

Global casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) once again raises the bar on systems innovation with an agreement to install its...

Jun 30, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Shows Global Systems Prowess with DLV Latvia Win

 Global casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) has signed an agreement with DLV to install IGT systems in 50 slot halls connecting...

Jun 16, 2014, 16:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Continues Millionaire-Minting Legacy With Wheel Of Fortune® Jackpot At Bellagio Resort & Casino

 A lucky player tapped a fountain of wealth after hitting a $1,094,560.56 jackpot on global gaming entertainment giant, IGT's (NYSE: IGT),...

Jun 11, 2014, 16:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT's Megabucks Awards Mega-Sized $3.6 Million Jackpot To Lucky Player At Barona Resort & Casino

June 8, 2014 was a day to remember for the lucky slot player who, on that date, won a colossal $3,617,318 jackpot on IGT's (NYSE: IGT)...

Jun 04, 2014, 08:45 ET
IGT's DoubleDown Casino Soccer-themed slot game "Final Goal." (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT's DoubleDown Casino Offers Industry First: Customized Game Play With Soccer-Themed Slot

 It's a GOOOAAAALLLL for International Game Technology's (NYSE: IGT) DoubleDown Casino with the launch of its soccer-themed slot game, Final...

Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Creates Another Millionaire on its Wheel of Fortune® Slot Machine!

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is celebrating the recent creation of a very special millionaire. On May 22, a million-plus jackpot...

May 22, 2014, 16:05 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Expands Growth Opportunities at G2E Asia with Exclusive Matsui Korean Distribution Agreement

 Building upon the commitment to expand its presence globally, IGT (NYSE: IGT) is proud to announce its partnership with Matsui Gaming Machine...

May 12, 2014, 13:57 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Spotlights Culturally Enriched Game Content and Winning Systems at G2E Asia

 IGT (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in compelling casino gaming entertainment, is primed to present its unparalleled global strength and...

Apr 28, 2014, 16:15 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT's Legendary Wheel of Fortune® Dishes Riches to a Lucky Player at Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA

IGT's (NYSE: IGT) legendary MegaJackpots® slot machine, Wheel of Fortune, created another millionaire! The lucky player, who wishes to remain...

Apr 28, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Reinforces its Tribal Gaming Commitment at Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention 2014

 When the Tribal Gaming industry converges at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention in San Diego, CA from May 11 -14, IGT (NYSE: IGT) will...

Apr 21, 2014, 16:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Hires E-Commerce Veteran to Lead DoubleDown Interactive

 IGT (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in compelling casino gaming entertainment, announced today that Will Daugherty will join IGT as General...