IGT, International Game Technology also Acquired Social Gaming Company Double Down Interactive for $500 Million in 2011. This gave IGT slots a strong presence in the social casino gaming industry. The deal involves an initial cash payment of $250 million, $85 million in talent retention payment and $165 million based on earnings targets. When purchased Double Down Casino had 1.2Million DAU. Double Down Casino now has over 5 million monthly active users on Facebook.
IGT Slots presence has increased dramatically with the addition of Double Down Casino on Facebook proving it to be a great acquisition.
“IGT, predominantly a designer and manafacturer of slot machines, says the deal “propels [it] into a leadership position within social gaming.””
IGT is noted as the largest gaming supplier in the world to land-based casinos, online and on mobile devices. Their slots have brand names like Monopoly, Star Trek and Elvis Slots. Other popular IGT slots titles include Ghostbusteer Slots, Cleopatra Slots, Day of the Dead and Double Diamond.
IGT Slots are easy to play and are available in a variety of themes that will please any type of slots player. The payouts of IGT Slots are pretty standard and ranges per machine.
Some of IGT Slots – Land-based Machines
Key People at IGT Slots Interactive include:
IGT Double Down Slots Social Games
In 2011 IGT Interactive generated its first dollar of online real money revenue in North America. IGT launched licensed slot games on the BCLC website www.playnow.com.
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Gripping graphics, captivating content and incredible innovation won big today as IGT’s (NYSE:IGT) James Cameron’s AVATAR™ Video Slots and James Cameron’s AVATAR™ Treasure of Pandora were named “Best Slot Product” in the 2014 Gaming Technology Awards.
Inspired by the highest-grossing movie of all time, James Cameron’s AVATAR™, the dazzling game duo is packed with iconic imagery from the film and industry-first innovation. IGT collaborated with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Lightstorm Entertainment to bring these captivating games to life.
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