The worldwide debut of the new PAC-MAN WILD EDITION will take center stage in Ainsworth Game Technology’s display at the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) Tradeshow April 10-12 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Ainsworth will showcase more than 60 games – including brand-new titles for both Class II and Class III markets -- in Booth 723.
The iconic PAC-MAN character is one of the most recognizable figures in arcade game history and was the basis for the most successful arcade game of all time. Now, PAC-MAN will arrive on casino floors this summer when he stars in PAC-MAN WILD EDITION on the new A640 Ainsworth cabinet.
The title provides all the recognizable PAC-MAN sounds and imagery loved by people across the globe. PAC-MAN WILD EDITION is the first offering as part of a strategic partnership between Ainsworth and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
“This is the biggest brand we have ever offered at Ainsworth,” said President – North America Mike Dreitzer. “The game looks amazing and it’s packed with bonuses that will attract both slot fanatics and PAC-MAN fans.”
PAC-MAN WILD EDITION offers players all the excitement of the classic arcade game. The game features a thrilling Free Games features, a Wheel Spin feature and a progressive jackpot. Throughout the game PAC-MAN makes appearances offering players wilds and other fun ways to win.
Expanded Game Library for Class III
In total, Ainsworth’s Class III game library now tops 200 unique titles, giving casino operators a wide selection of compelling game content for the Company’s full line of innovative cabinets, including the A600, A640 and A600 Slant Top.
Among the titles on display will be the WinStorm Linked Progressive series. These three titles – Hail ‘n Diamonds, Wild Wins and Ultimate Thunder – are featured with custom sign packages on the A600 cabinet. Players will love the chance to win massive Linked Progressive Jackpots at any bet level!
Additionally, on the A600 and A600 Slant Top, Ainsworth will be showing several new titles including a pair of 243-ways games – Lions Spirit and Grand Emperor – and two games with hot new graphics – Rampaging Bull and Green Robin.
In addition to PAC-MAN WILD EDITION, the company will be demonstrating a variety of new content for the A640 cabinet.
Two Sweet Zone Xtreme titles – Rumble Thunder and Toro Treasure -- take the proven power of Sweet Zone gameplay to the next level. Players will recognize the red and blue Sweet Zones that award wilds on reels two and four. The games get even more exciting in the Free Games bonuses when the line count is tripled. Toro Treasure also offers a respin when the Sweet Zone is triggered.
The games take full advantage of the stunning A640®, which features optimal viewing on 40-inch high-definition LCD game screen and an attractive design creating powerful game experiences with eye-catching game art.
The cabinet comes standard with a touchscreen LCD button deck with a mechanical “bash button” to combine the ease of new technology with the excitement of traditional slot play. Plus, an optional 27-inch LCD topper will attract players across busy casino floors.
Rumble Thunder and Toro Treasure are also available of the A560SL cabinet.
Class II Growth
Ainsworth launched its entrance into the Class II market last year at NIGA and has seen success across the country. This year it will showcase its eye-catching A600 cabinet for Class II for the first time at the show, including several new titles that have had strong performance in Class III markets.
Titles shown on the A600 will include Twice the Diamonds, Cash Cave, Mustang Fortune, Light ‘Em Up and other games proven to perform on U.S. casino floors.
Also on display for Class II will be new titles on the A560SL, Wideboy, A560 and Atlas 100 cabinets. Highlights include two of Ainsworth most popular titles – Rumble Rumble and Flying Horse – now being offered in Class II markets on the A560SL cabinet. Visitors from Class II casinos will also have the chance to check out new titles including Sugar Blast, Diamond Cat and Jade Star.