IGT will become the first company to link modern slots jackpots in multiple states.
We’re still months away from states starting to share their on-line poker player swimming pools, but that doesn’t signify you can findn’t revolutionary things already happening in the global realm of interstate gambling. Overseas Game Technology (IGT) has announced the launch of the first-ever multi-state progressive jackpot game in the united states of america, a move that has linked slot machines in numerous states for the extremely first time.
The move has connected games at casino properties in Atlantic City, nj-new jersey and Deadwood, South Dakota. It involves a feature known as Powerbucks a additional option on popular slots like MegaJackpots that links together progressive swimming pools in the two jurisdictions.
‘Linking the Deadwood, South Dakota properties and nj-new Jersey properties with Powerbucks is an exciting occasion for IGT,’ said IGT vice president of product management and global product development Joe Sigrist. ‘The company looks forward to the expansion of Powerbucks and jackpot that is creating like never before.
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The move comes after New Jersey officials made the decision in February to allow Atlantic City casinos to connect those in other participating jurisdictions to their slot machines. While Atlantic City’s gambling enterprises had connected their very own jackpots s Continue reading