ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaming industry leader Tropicana Entertainment Inc. announced today the worldwide launch of "TropWorld Casino," a free-to-play social casino app for mobile phones and tablets featuring slots, video poker, and bingo games. The launch was completed in partnership with social casino app developer and publisher Ruby Seven Studios.
The TropWorld Casino app offers only free games, and players can log in daily to collect coins to play with. Players can also make in-app purchases for more coins and bingo power-ups to further their progress in the games. However, there is no wagering or winning of money or prizes. The app is available on Google Play, Apple iTunes and Amazon Kindle.
"We wanted to offer free, non-gambling games that a wide audience can enjoy," says Tony Rodio, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tropicana Entertainment Inc. "Players around the world will have fun with our TropWorld Casino app."
The free app features real casino favorites such as Multi-Strike Poker™ and Gems Wild Tiles™ along with other slot, bingo and video poker games, with even more titles coming soon. All games are free-to-play and include features like progressive tournaments, social chat, and leader boards. Friends can compete, compare scores and progress and help each other in reaching goals.
Michael Carpenter, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Ruby Seven Studios said, "We're really excited to bring these new games to the Tropicana audience. It's an incredible opportunity for players to engage with Tropicana Entertainment and enjoy completely free entertainment that really has new and unique qualities. These are outstanding games and we're proud to share them."
To download the TropWorld Casino app, simply visit iTunes, Google Play or Amazon.com.
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About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: TPCA) is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Missouri, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 5,525 rooms, 8,035 slot positions and 304 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada and is a majority-owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises, L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP).
About Ruby Seven Studios
Founded in 2012, Ruby Seven Studios is one of the leading social casino publishers on iOS, GooglePlay, Amazon Kindle, and Facebook. The company is focused on bringing games designed for traditional casino environments to the free-to-play social casino experience. Ruby Seven's top titles include TimeQuest Slots, Big Spin Bingo, Magician Casino, Ruby Seven Video Poker and Fire and Ice Slots. To learn more about Ruby Seven Studios and their games on iOS, Android, Kindle, Window 8, and Facebook, visit rubyseven.com
*Intended for players 21+. No purchase necessary. TropWorld Casino is a property of Tropicana Entertainment Inc. and is not affiliated with Tropicana Las Vegas. Wild-Tiles and Gems Wild-Tiles are trademarks of Case Venture Management, LLC. Multi-Strike Poker is a trademark of IGT.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This press release contains statements relating to the Tropicana's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions, events and plans that are forward-looking statements. Such statements include, without limitation, statements regarding the anticipated benefits of entering the social gaming sector and partnering with Ruby Seven Studios, and the expected advantages for its current and new customers. These forward-looking statements are based upon assumptions made by Tropicana as of the date of this press release and are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated. Such risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, risks relating to Tropicana's ability to successfully launch and operate a social gaming website, risks that Tropicana may not realize the anticipated advantages of entering the social gaming sector, legal and regulatory requirements, and the additional risk factors described in Tropicana's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Tropicana expressly disclaims any duty to provide updates to any forward-looking statements made in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
SOURCE Tropicana Entertainment Inc.