Sun International signs placement agreement for 1,000 IGT MegaJackpots® Premium gaming machines
Pipeline of new games including Sex and the City™, Wheel of Fortune®, Indiana Jones™ to hit casino floors in South Africa
(Reno, Nev. – April 2, 2010) – International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) Africa (PTY) LTD, a wholly owned subsidiary of International Game Technology, announced today that it has formalized a four-year agreement with Sun International Limited for 1,000 MegaJackpots® Premium gaming machines. The games will be installed throughout the 20 Sun International Limited casino properties within Southern Africa.
Our casino customers are attracted to IGT’s Premium products, and we look forward to building on our successes by expanding on our offering with the exciting products available to us,” said Des Whitcher, director of gaming development and slots for Sun International Limited.
The initial Premium-branded products that will be on offer include exciting game themes, concepts and mechanics such as MultiPLAY, 3-D, and the popular Multi-Level Progressives themes Sex and the City™, Wheel of Fortune®, Indiana Jones™, Crystal Fortunes™, Top Dollar®, Party Time!® 2 and more. The installation will commence shortly and will be completed by the end of August 2010.
We are looking forward to expanding our offering within our market with the new and attractive Premium products,” said Dirk Geere, managing director for IGT – Africa.
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a leader in the design, development and manufacture of the most popular gaming machines and systems products in casinos worldwide. More information about IGT is available at www.IGT.com.