Light & Wonder Announces Systems Agreement with Mohegan INSPIRE Entertainment Resort
Company’s innovative systems solutions to power casino player experience at new integrated resort in South Korea
LAS VEGAS (May 15, 2023) – Las Vegas-based, cross-platform global games leader, Light & Wonder, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNW) (together with its subsidiaries, “Light & Wonder,” “L&W”), has been selected to bring its portfolio of systems solutions driven by comprehensive technology to Mohegan INSPIRE Entertainment Resort. The agreement also includes the installation of a full complement of Light & Wonder hit slot and electronic table games at the leading-edge resort.
“A partnership with Mohegan INSPIRE offers a tremendous opportunity for Light & Wonder in the Asian market. INSPIRE will be an incredible all-new, state-of-the-art destination and we look forward to its historic debut,” said Siobhan Lane, Light & Wonder CEO of Gaming. “We couldn’t be more proud to expand our existing relationship with Mohegan and continue to provide our robust portfolio to enable the highest level of efficiency for the resort, while also allowing guests to enjoy an unmatched player experience throughout the property.”
Mohegan COO Jody Madigan said, “Light & Wonder offers one of the most technologically advanced systems in the industry. Integrating Light & Wonder’s advanced solutions into the new property will be integral to the success of our operations and will allow us to obtain real-time insights to drive business. Implementing these technologies will help us deliver significant value to our players.”
Mohegan INSPIRE is slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2023 and when complete, will become a true entertainment destination in Northeast Asia boasting three 5-star hotel towers with a total of 1,275 rooms, a 15,000-seat multi-purpose arena, a foreigner-only casino, indoor and outdoor attractions, and commercial facilities. In addition, being located only 10 minutes away from Terminal 2 of Incheon International Airport and one-hour from downtown Seoul, it will give easy access to visitors.
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About Mohegan INSPIRE Entertainment Resort INSPIRE Integrated Resort Co., Ltd. is a Korea-based special purpose company wholly owned by Mohegan, the operator of premier global integrated entertainment resorts. By 2031, Mohegan INSPIRE is developing the first phase integrated resort facilities in the IBC-III area of the Incheon International Airport in Yeongjong Island with a targeted opening in the fourth quarter of 2023. The Phase 1 development will feature three 5-star hotels (with approx. 1,200 rooms), an arena with 15,000 seats (a multi-purpose performance hall), an indoor water park, convention facilities, a foreigner-only casino, a digital street, and an outdoor themed attraction. Web address Inspireer.com.
About Light & Wonder, Inc.
Light & Wonder, Inc. (formerly known as Scientific Games Corporation), is the global leader in cross-platform games and entertainment. Light & Wonder brings together approximately 6,000 employees from six continents to connect content between land-based and digital channels with unmatched technology and distribution. Guided by a culture that values daring teamwork and creativity, the Company builds new worlds of play, developing game experiences loved by players around the globe. Its OpenGaming™ platform powers the largest digital-gaming network in the industry. The Company is committed to the highest standards of integrity, from promoting player responsibility to implementing sustainable practices. To learn more, visit lnw.com.
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