GameTech International, Inc. Announces Licensing Agreement with American Gaming Systems

Nov 02, 2011, 17:30 ET from GameTech International, Inc.

RENO, Nev., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GameTech International, Inc., a leading supplier of electronic bingo equipment and video lottery terminals, today announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement for VLT content for the Illinois Video Gaming market with American Gaming Systems (AGS).

Under terms of the agreement, AGS will have access to five game titles from GameTech's library of poker, keno, line-up, and blackjack games for exclusive use in Illinois Video Gaming market.  AGS also will have the opportunity to license additional titles as they become available.  

"This deal is important to GameTech as it showcases our core competency in the VLT market of being a provider of top-rate games that have a broad-based market appeal," said Kevin Painter, GameTech's CEO and Chairman.  "We've always known we have had industry leading content in our markets, and this deal validates our position."

About GameTech International

GameTech International, Inc. is in the business of designing, manufacturing, and marketing electronic bingo and gaming equipment, systems, and services. Under the GameTech® product brand, the Company provides electronic bingo systems and equipment. Under the Summit Gaming™ product brand, the Company provides video lottery terminals, video gaming machines, and related software and content. GameTech International, Inc. serves customers in 40 U.S. States, Canada, Japan, and the Philippines. The Company was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Reno, Nevada. More information on GameTech can be found at

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