LAS VEGAS, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), the global leader in the design, development and manufacture of gaming machines and systems technology, and Boot Hill Casino, the first state-owned and operated gaming facility, today announced the installation of 198 additional IGT games on the Boot Hill Casino property in Dodge City, Kan.
With a desire to expand their game options for their players, Boot Hill Casino awarded IGT with 100-percent of their expansion order.
"We are excited to have IGT as our leading game provider in our casino," said Sharon Stroburg, General Manager of Boot Hill Casino & Resort. "Their extensive library of game titles, including the MegaJackpots® titles will provide our players with exciting levels of play, increasing the overall experience on our floor."
Among the titles chosen by Boot Hill Casino are 12 MegaJackpots® games that allow players to explore their inner game show contestant, rock star legend, or risk it all with themes such as classic Barcrest® Top Dollar®, Elvis® and Wheel of Fortune®. Also selected to thrill players at Boot Hill Casino & Resort are IGT core games, including eight OnCore Progressives such as Huevocartoon®, which has quickly become a player favorite everywhere and is performing at nearly double the house average in various markets in the US and Latin America.
"We are excited to partner with Boot Hill as they expand the selection of titles on their floor to further the goal of providing the player with the most entertaining gaming experience possible," said Eric Tom, IGTexecutive vice president of Global Sales.
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About Boot Hill Casino
Boot Hill Casino & Resort, located on Highway 50 in Dodge City, is the first state-run gaming facility in Kansas. A tribute to the legendary fame of the Old West, the property offers gaming, dining and entertainment in a setting reminiscent of the Wild West era.
Boot Hill Casino & Resort features over 590 electronic gaming machines, 18 table games, 5 live poker tables, an 150-seat casual dining restaurant known as Firesides at Boot Hill , The Saloon for a variety of imported and domestic draft beers, The Snack Bar for a light fare on-the-go that also offers retail logo'ed items.
Phase I of the $90 million project opened in December 2009. Phase II is targeted for completion in Fall of 2012 which will include an additional 200 electronic gaming machines for a total of 800 electronic gaming machines. Boot Hill Casino & Resort is managed by BHCMC, LLC, a subsidiary of Butler National Service Corporation, a Kansas corporation. The lottery facility games at Boot Hill Casino & Resort are owned and operated by the Kansas Lottery. The Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission provides regulatory oversight for the casino. For more information about Boot Hill Casino & Resort, please visit us at www.boothillcasino.com, or call us at 1.877.906.0777.
Boot Hill Casino & Resort supports responsible gambling practices. All games are owned and operated by the Kansas Lottery. ©2012 BHCMC, LLC. Gambling Problem? Getting help is your best bet. Call 1.800.522.4700 or visit www.ksgamblinghelp.com.
Huevocartoon® ©2002, Comunidad Huevo S.A. de C.V
Wheel of Fortune: "Wheel of Fortune" is a registered trademark of Califon Productions, Inc.
"Wheel of Fortune" © 2012 Califon Productions, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Elvis: © EPE, Reg. U.S. Pat & TM Off.