Slot Manager

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2015 May/June

In this May/June 2015 edition of Slot Manager, discover new slot concepts, game monitor technology, and the latest in slot player guest service. Also, don't miss our feature story on community slots and how they are driving younger consumers to the floor through group play experiences.

The latest community slot games offer play mechanics and features designed to overcome the shortfalls of previous products and concepts

Is two really better than one? When it comes to slot machine play, gaming operators and manufacturers appear to be voting yes these days. With younger casino patrons coming onto the scene and craving a more social gaming experience, vendors are responding with a new array of community-style games in which multiple participants can enjoy the wagering experience.
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Making guest service better

Not too long ago, guest service was as simple as a pleasant smile, a warm hello and a sincere thank you. With little or no competition, fewer entertainment options and less economic stress on consumers, casinos were able to accept a somewhat casual approach to guest service. Decent service was good enough and there was no reason to change.


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Class II slots alive and well at Scientific Games

The recently held NIGA conference and trade show in San Diego, Calif., was a very important event for Scientifi c Games, since it was the fi rst chance the company had since its acquisition of Bally Technologies to showcase its expanded Class II slot machine products to the tribal gaming community.


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Microgaming’s Lara Croft: Tomb Raider franchise celebrates its tenth anniversary

The video game Tomb Raider and Lara Croft, its iconic female protagonist, has been a fan and player favorite since it came onto the scene in the 1990s. From this humble beginning, the Tomb Raider brand has spread into publishing in the form of comic books, motion pictures with a successful movie franchise starring Angelina Jolie, and the wagering space thanks to successful slot concepts used by online, mobile and brick-and-mortar casinos.


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2014 Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

The following photos are from the 2014 Southern Gaming Summit/BingoWorld convention and trade show that took place in Las Vegas Sept. 30-Oct.2.

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2015 SGS Review: Konami Gaming

Steve Walther, director, product management-games for Konami Gaming talks about the Hammer Festival and other slot machines the company offered at Southern Gaming Summit for the southern regional market.

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2015 June

As is usually the case, this year’s Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products Awards contest drew entries from a vast array of gaming companies looking to promote their most cutting-edge products, systems and technologies. The items that garnered the highest judging scores are profiled here in the June 2015 issue of Casino Journal. Also, learn about a new trend of using smartphones as casino loyalty cards.

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Slot Manager May/June 2015 issue cover

2015 May/June

In this May/June 2015 edition of Slot Manager, discover new slot concepts, game monitor technology, and the latest in slot player guest service. Also, don't miss our feature story on community slots and how they are driving younger consumers to the floor through group play experiences.

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