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Oct 21, 2014, 17:00 ET
International Game Technology 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.

IGT Wheel Of Fortune® Turns Million-Dollar Dream Into Reality With $2.4 Million Jackpot At The Mirage Las Vegas

The iconic Las Vegas hotel-casino known for inviting visitors to "live their dreams out loud," hosted one lucky player who did just that after...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
International Game Technology (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.

IGT Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents for Its $500 Million 7.50% Notes Due 2019 and Extension of Its Consent Solicitation for Its $300 Million 5.50% Notes Due 2020

International Game Technology ("IGT") today announced the results of its consent solicitation from holders of the three series of Notes described...

Oct 16, 2014, 17:00 ET
International Game Technology 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.

IGT Wheel of Fortune® Delivers Golden $1.1 Million Jackpot At Gold Strike Casino Resort

 It panned out to be a gilded moment for one lucky player whose day became brighter after striking a $1,195,306 jackpot on global gaming...

Oct 15, 2014, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology 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.

IGT Wheel Of Fortune® Makes Three Millionaires And Pays $4.9 Million In Jackpots In One Week

Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) and the most-loved slot theme of all time, Wheel of Fortune®, continued their...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:30 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 Announces Consent Solicitation for $1.3 Billion of Notes Due 2019, 2020 and 2023

 International Game Technology ("IGT") today announced that it is soliciting consents from bondholders in connection with the previously...

Oct 02, 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 Systems Fuel Market Leadership at Grand Casinos

 Global casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) has reached an agreement after an in-depth RFP process with Mille Lacs Corporate...

Sep 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 Wins "Land-Based Industry Supplier of the Year" at the 2014 Global Gaming Awards

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE:IGT) kicked off the week of the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) by winning "Land-Based Industry Supplier...

Sep 25, 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 Systems Connect Players to Excitement at City of Dreams Manila

 Global casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) continues its global systems expansion with its agreement to provide...

Sep 24, 2014, 17:15 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 Wheel Of Fortune® Sparks $1.3 Million Jackpot At Firekeepers Casino

 One lucky player was fired up with excitement after winning $1,325,264  on global gaming entertainment leader's IGT's (NYSE: IGT) Wheel...

Sep 24, 2014, 06:00 ET
IGT announces the S3000(TM), a dynamic evolution of the spinning reel slot experience. (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Lights Up Las Vegas At G2E 2014

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) lights up Las Vegas with its vivid vision of gaming entertainment at the Global Gaming Expo...

Sep 23, 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 and GTECH Amend Merger Agreement

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) and GTECH S.p.A. today announced that they have amended their previously announced merger agreement dated...

Sep 23, 2014, 06:00 ET
IGT introduces The Ellen DeGeneres Show(TM) Featuring Ellen's Dance Party Video Slots (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

IGT Inspires The Gaming World To "Laugh.Dance.Play." With The Ellen DeGeneres Show™ Video Slots

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- Global gaming entertainment leader, IGT (NYSE: IGT) has partnered with the daytime TV destination for...

Sep 22, 2014, 17:00 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 Jackpot Legacy with MegaHits in Maryland

 The state dubbed "America in Miniature" makes a giant advancement in its gaming landscape as global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE:...

Sep 18, 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® Spins $1.6 Million Jackpot To Lucky Player At The Venetian Las Vegas

 One lucky player will be living "La Dolce Vita"  after winning $1,627,439 on global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) Wheel...

Sep 10, 2014, 17:00 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)

Lucky Player Wins $844,437 on IGT Jurassic Park™ Video Slots at Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

 Just one day before a milestone birthday, Robert P. of Eden, N.Y. received the ultimate present when he hit a giant $844,437...

Sep 08, 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 Brings Las Vegas-Style Excitement and Innovation to Croc's Casino Costa Rica

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) brings the authentic Las Vegas-style gaming experience to Costa Rica with its agreement to...

Sep 04, 2014, 08:50 ET
Wheel of Fortune Spins its Way to Mobile and Desktop on IGT's DoubleDown Casino (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

Wheel of Fortune Spins its Way to Mobile and Desktop on IGT's DoubleDown Casino

Players around the world are invited to spin their way to fun with International Game Technology's (NYSE: IGT) DoubleDown Casino and Wheel of...

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,...