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IGT Booth Represents 'The Right Vision - Right Now and for the Future' at 2007 Global Gaming Expo

IGT Booth Represents 'The Right Vision - Right Now and for the Future' at 2007 Global Gaming Expo

RENO, Nev., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- "The Right Vision -- Right Now and For The Future" is a theme that tells the story for IGT's booth at the 2007 Global Gaming Expo (G2E), scheduled for Nov. 13-15 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

As the gaming industry evolves toward an "open" network environment based on Gaming Standards Association (GSA) protocols for product interoperability and flexibility, IGT will demonstrate The Right Vision in games, systems and products available now, as well as those in development.

"Tests are already under way at casinos to pave the way for the open network. However, our emphasis at G2E 2007, as always, will be on products available right now for our casino customers," said Steve Morro, IGT's Chief Operating Officer. "We're focused on how we can maximize their return on investment right now."

Three trailblazing MegaJackpots(R) products will take center stage: the Indiana Jones(TM) and the Last Crusade(TM) slot featuring a multi-layer 3-D display, the Star Wars(TM) Multi-Level Progressive (MLP) video slot, and the eBay(TM) video slot.

IGT's M-P Series(TM) multi-player games will feature Roulette Revolution(TM), Golden Baccarat(TM) and Triple Towers(TM) horse racing versions, and Digideal(TM) table technology will be represented by five game themes including Digital 21, DragonBacc(TM) and Texas Hold 'Em.

IGT Network Systems will feature a special "Power of Open" display to help educate the industry on an open network and a host of products under the IGT Advantage(R) Casino System, IGT Mariposa(TM) Software Suite, and sb(TM) Products families. IGT Advantage(R) System functionality on display will include IGT Advantage Bonusing(TM), NexGen(R) and sb NexGen(TM) multimedia player tracking panels, NexGen(TM) Delivery Games, the Visual Slot Performance tool, and the EZ Pay(R) system with Guaranteed Play(TM) promotional ticket and Smart Card capability. IGT Mariposa(TM) software focused on showcasing how the power of predictive modeling, business intelligence, and data visualization can impact operators today, as well as in the future server-based world, will also be featured. sb(TM) Products on the floor will include configuration, card-in and menu recognition, the Service Window (a gold award winner for Most Innovative Products at the 2007 Casino Technology Summit), future game and marketing applications, and a new user interface that will be applied to all Network Systems products.

New IGT video slot themes will include Golden Tiger Eternal Dragon(TM) and Fame & Fortune(TM), both two-level progressives; Golden Gate(TM), featuring the industry's first horizontal expanding-wild symbol feature; Lion Dance(TM), Desert Spirit(TM), Lil' Lady(TM) and Mayan Riches(TM). In addition to Indiana Jones(TM) and the Last Crusade(TM), Star Wars(TM) MLP and eBay(TM), the MegaJackpots(R) product line will spotlight the Diamond Jackpots(TM) and World Poker Tour(R) Multi-Level Progressives, Wheel of Fortune(R) Super Spin(TM) Video Slots Five-Station(TM), Multi-Strike(R) Triple Diamond(R), and two new themes -- New York and Hawaii -- on the Wheel of Fortune(R) Multi-Level Progressive slot.

New spinning-reel themes will include several multi-progressives: 5-reel, 30-line Sizzling 7(R) and 4-reelers Silver Fire 7s(TM) and Thunderbird 7s(TM), as well as Double Fire Opal(TM) MultiWay(R) and Triple Jackpot(R) MultiWay(R). New video poker themes are Ultimate 4-of-a- Kind(TM), Multi-Strike Poker Deluxe(TM), and four new Action Gaming themes: Random Rewards Poker(TM), Friday Night Poker(TM), Good Times Pay Poker(TM), and Quick Quads(TM).

New Barcrest USA(TM) games will include Ring Master(TM), Top Dollar Deluxe(TM), and Blue Blazes(TM). IGT will also feature new additions for Class II gaming, Video Red Hot Jackpots(TM) for Central Determination Systems markets, and new games for lottery jurisdictions.

Guaranteed Play(TM), the first product of the Walker Digital/IGT collaboration, will be on display in products ranging from video poker to video slots and table games. Play tickets and property packages will demonstrate how to grow revenues throughout the casino property using the casino floor.

International games will feature three themes on the Virtua Fighter(TM) link and four themes each on the Money Chimes(TM) and 8 Immortals(TM) links. A special area will be devoted to the extensive WagerWorks online game library, with new themes like MegaJackpots(R) Monopoly with Pass Go Bonus(TM), MegaJackpots(R) Cluedo with Free Spin Mystery Bonus(TM), and ELVIS(R) Multi-Strike(TM).

IGT speakers at various G2E seminars will include Randy Hedrick, Senior Vice President, IGT Labs; Rich Schneider, Vice President, Server-Based Applications; Paul Mathews, President of WagerWorks; Andy Ingram, Senior Vice President, Network Systems; Knute Knudson, Vice President, Native American Development; Miguel Mikasinovic, Managing Director, IGT Latin America; Javier Saenz, Vice President, Network Systems Product Strategy; Tim Richards, Director, Table Games; Ryan Griffin, Product Manager, Standard Products; and Eric Lancaster, Table Product Marketing Manager, Network Systems.

International Game Technology (http://www.igt.com/) is a global company specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of computerized gaming machines and systems products.

IGT

CONTACT: Rick Sorensen of IGT, +1-775-448-8022, Rick.Sorensen@igt.com

Web site: http://www.igt.com/

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