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International Gaming Technology (IGT) Expands in US with ‘WAP’ product


Gambling giant International Game Technology (IGT) is thrilled to announce that it has launched its’ first-ever ‘Wide Area Progressive’ product for the gambling market in the United States.

International Game Technology’s Mega Jackpot games will only be offered in New Jersey through four different regulated online casinos, which will all share value amongst them, as well as the chance to haul in the prize. The Company’s ‘Wide Area Progressive’ games were previously offered across markets in the United Kingdom where they have been a tremendous success.

Two options will be offered – Mega Jackpots Cleopatra and Mega Jackpots Siberian Storm – while more titles are to be added in the near future.  The jackpots, will commence at an amount of $500,000 and will increase with every non jackpot winning spin of the reels.

Enrico Drago, Senior Vice President for PlayDigital, commented on the launch by saying that launching the first cross-platform online WAP games in the U.S. reinforces IGT’s commitment and leadership in delivering ‘industry-first’ innovation that elevates the player experience across multiple channels.

Drago went on to say that IGT’s Megajackpots games continue to entertain players in the UK and other mature digital gaming markets around the world, and they believe their customers in New Jersey will benefit from incorporating life-changing jackpots on proven themes such as Cleopatra and Siberian Storm into their digital content offerings.