January 11, 2013
Sumo Kitty—BALLY TECHNOLOGIES
Sumo Kitty features Super Hot Zone Free Games with the popular Hot Zone play mechanic and bet multipliers. Players may also be randomly awarded one of three UWin Bonus Features played on the iDeck.
The Free Games feature, also known as the Sumo Battle Bonus, is triggered when three scattered Sumo symbols appears on reels one, three, and five. Players select from one of three options: 20 free games with a possible multipliers of 2x, 3x, or 5x, 10 free games with a possible multipliers of 5x, 7x, or 10x, or five free games with possible multipliers of 10x, 12x, or 20x. During the free spins when the Super Hot Zone overlay appears on the reels, the Sumo Kitties battle and reveal the point multiplier amount.
Visit www.ballytech.com for more info.
Crazy Taxi Fare 4 All—ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES
The game also includes three time-triggered community bonus features:
• In the Crazy Reel Community Feature, five free games are awarded on a five-reel slot game displayed in the overhead signage; each player has their own pay line. Players collect jackpot points which are added together at the end of the free games to determine the level of jackpot awarded.
• In another Crazy Wheel Community Feature, three free games are awarded; each player covers two segments of the wheel displayed on the overhead signage. Players collect jackpot points, bonus credits and EXTRA symbols.
• In the Crazy Pick Community Feature, players take turns picking passengers while revealing TAXI or bonus credits. The accumulated number of TAXI credits collected determines the level of jackpot awarded.
Visit www.aristocratgaming.com for more info.
Crown of Egypt—IGT
Every spin can unveil hidden treasures, has a 4x5 reel window with 20 independent reels, 40 paylines, and 1,024 ways to win through IGT’s MultiWay Xtra wagering feature. It is available in 16 languages and 31 currencies.
As richly appointed wheels spin to stunning audio that evokes the ancient kingdom, players travel back in time to collect awards for pharaohs, golden falcons, jackals, crocodiles, and other Egyptian symbols. Five pharaohs on a payline rewards 5,000 times the line bet.
Two or more glowing pyramids in the center column launch the free spins bonus. The bonus features richer wheels with 10, 15 and 20 initial spins that can be re-triggered multiple times.
Visit www.igt.comfor more info.
Neon City Casino—INCREDIBLE TECHNOLOGIES
Neon City Casino is everything that players love about gaming bundled up in a sensational video slot. The sights and sounds of a classic era casino set the mood during standard slot play but Neon City Casino gets its magic from the three realistic table games it features in its bonus. Triggered by the table game scatter symbols on reels one, three and five, players must choose between blackjack, roulette and seven card stud as their bonus round.
In addition, Neon City Casino features free spins—an icon of the modern era of gaming, but with a special twist. Two levels of free spins are offered, gold and silver, with richer rewards always at stake. Players can win up to eight silver free spins and six gold.
Visit www.itcasinogames.com for more info.
Plants vs. Zombies—SPIELO INTERNATIONAL
Four slot games based on the brand—including Plants vs. Zombies Gargantuar and Plants vs. Zombies Backyard Showdown—were unveiled at last October’s Global Gaming Expo.
Plants vs. Zombies Gargantuar and Plants vs. Zombies Backyard Showdown feature the Graveyard Bonus, where players pick tombstones, collecting suns to win one of three progressives and avoiding the brain-craving zombies. Plants vs. Zombies Gargantuar offers a plant/zombie scatter pay and random wilds in the base game, with the Vase Breaker Pick-a-Prize and Gargantuar Free Spins bonuses. Meanwhile, Plants vs. Zombies Backyard Showdown has a base game where plant symbols have special powers—just like the casual game. In the Who Will Win the Spin bonus, players win extra credits for guessing three correct spins in a row.
Visit www.spielo.com for more info.
Casino operators will be enamored with Super Series, the new multi-level, multi-themed, floor-wide progressive, community bonusing game. With four thrilling themes including speeding stock cars, high-flying P-51 Mustangs, the adventures of a Mayan tomb explorer, and a traditional lottery style game, this customizable bonusing game will generate floor-wide excitement, guest satisfaction, and revenue.
Visit www.konamigaming.com for more info.
SENSA FLEX—CASINO TECHNOLOGY
SENSA FLEX is the successor to SENSA, Casino Technology’s most successful slot machine to date. The new model features a curved-arc LCD screen as the main monitor, emulating the reel rotation seen in classic slot machines.
In addition SENSA FLEX features a number of multimedia applications. The cabinet will soon be available with a built-in keyboard with OLED technology—the latest in slot technology that allows for buttons that can enable multimedia captioning, animated images and bonus events.
The model meets the highest technical standards possible for video slot games and can handle high-quality graphics, sound, animation and interactive features.
Visit www.casino-technology.com for more info.
Pinball Roulette—NOVOMATIC/AUSTRIAN GAMING INDUSTRIES
Pinball Roulette is a single-player game that is activated by the player using a traditional pinball launching device to deploy the ball onto the roulette wheel. The game’s compelling key factor lies in its enhanced player interaction with the action. The guest has the perception that, by varying the speed with which he launches the ball onto the roulette wheel, he can help determine the outcome of the game.
This, of course, is not the reality: Pinball Roulette plays exactly to the defined rules of roulette (and has already undergone stringent independent testing to prove that the game is 100 percent random) and the pinball is nothing more or less than a launching mechanism. But the perception is what is important to the guest; suggesting that he is both player and croupier at the same time.
Visit www.novomatic.com for more info.
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