LAS VEGAS and MACAU, May 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or "the Company") will showcase the industry's most robust range of solutions for casino operators May 17-19 at G2E Asia in stand no. 1005 at The Venetian Macao.
Gavin Isaacs, Scientific Games President and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We're excited to celebrate G2E Asia's 10th anniversary with an unrivaled display highlighting the industry's broadest portfolio for the Asia-Pacific market. We have invested extensively in market-specific innovation that drives play and delivers operating efficiencies across games, table products, and interactive solutions."
Scientific Games' diverse G2E Asia product range includes innovations in all categories.
Engaging New Platform and Slot Games Deliver Progressive Excitement
Scientific Games' new Dualos™ cabinet makes its G2E Asia debut. Featuring dual 23-inch high-definition screens, superior sound, integrated ambient lighting and a 18.5 in digital topper, Dualos supports a rich library of Bally®, Shuffle Master® and WMS® content.
At G2E Asia, Scientific Games will demonstrate its commitment to market-specific product development with an array of slots developed by the Company's Asia-Pacific game-development team specifically for the Asia market. This rich content library, much of which features symbols and graphics that resonate with Asian players, includes an expansive range of standalone SUPER Series games, progressive jackpot VIP Series themes, and the Duo Fu Duo Cai®, Da Fu Da Gui™ and Jackpot Vault® families.
Making its debut at G2E Asia with the new Dualos cabinet is Lock It Link™, a two-level progressive jackpot featured on two introductory games: Bright Lights™ and Girl's Best Friend™. These games offer players a host of features, including a fixed-lines game, a two-level progressive jackpot, two fixed jackpots and the chance to win huge credit payouts– combined with a highly engaging Lock It Link Heart respin.
The Da Fu Da Gui link launches with Rich Traditions® and Jade Eternity™ on the player-favorite Pro Wave® cabinet and is already an outstanding success throughout the Philippines, Malaysia, Saipan, and Asian Cruise Ships markets.
Industry Leading Table Solutions Add Energy to the Asian Casino Pit
Scientific Games will demonstrate its leadership, innovation and robust intellectual property portfolio in global multi-gaming tables and other advancements for the casino pit. Among those taking center stage at G2E Asia are:
- New proprietary table games including Flushes Gone Wild™, an award-winning game featuring the longest flush winner; Two for the Show™ featuring best-two poker hand wins; and Jackpot Baccarat, offering frequently hitting jackpots and an impressive tri-sided sign to enhance player participation.
- Exciting new products in Electronic Table Systems featuring both live dealer and virtual dealer options, including Baccarat on the Fusion™ Virtual Multigame, live Baccarat on the Fusion Hybrid, and the immersive new Fusion Vibe™ player experience on the Fusion Hybrid.
- A new option for Roulette – Roulette U-Spin® – in which players activate the spin of the ball themselves, adding more interaction and excitement to the game.
Isaacs said, "Our innovation in the table games segment is world renowned. Casino operators around the globe can rest assured that we are committed to supporting our customers' investments in our electronic table games and high-performing systems."
Broad Systems Portfolio Increases Operating Efficiencies, Engages Players
Scientific Games' wide range of systems solutions on display at G2E Asia create floor-wide anticipation and excitement to drive return visitation. Along with the SDS™ slot accounting and player-tracking system, Scientific Games will offer live demonstrations of its Elite Bonusing Suite™ ("EBS"), which features 12 applications to automate existing promotions and player-loyalty programs through iVIEW® Display Manager ("DM") on-device messaging technology.
Capitalizing on the popularity of progressive jackpots in the Asian market, Scientific Games highlights the Bally™ Enterprise Progressive System ("BEPS"), a powerful solution to configure, manage, and audit progressives from a central location – on any casino management system.
Senior Vice President and Managing Director Ken Jolly said, "Every year we step it up at G2E Asia and 2016 is no exception. We've got our new Dualos cabinet that brings together technology from Bally, Shuffle Master, and WMS to create a best-of-breed slot cabinet. Systems this year are focused on demonstrating all the tools available to drive player excitement and commitment as more casino floors in Asia cater to the dynamically growing mass market, as seen in Macau and elsewhere throughout the region. The entertainment, security, creative content, and innovative technology we bring to the market will help to increase repeat play and add excitement across the casino floor."
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets. The Company's portfolio includes gaming machines, game content and systems; table games products and shufflers; instant and draw-based lottery games; server-based lottery and gaming systems; sports betting technology; loyalty and rewards programs; and interactive content and services. For more information, please visit ScientificGames.com.
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