Scientific Games Announce Introduction into Ukraine Market
London – July 13, 2021 – Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) has launched its industry leading products into the Ukraine market, with an extensive and world-renowned product set including Electronic Gaming Machines (EGM’s), Tables and Progressive Jackpot Products.
Scientific Games has deployed products to some of the country’s most high-profile casinos including Slots City, Storm Ukraine and Billionaire Casino, with more on the horizon. Its entry to the market brings something genuinely new to Ukraine’s casino floors, delivering products that are proven to drive player loyalty, engagement and deliver revenue growth opportunities for operators.
The unique EGM offer includes a range of award winning and industry leading hardware, including the Twinstar™ Matrix Upright cabinet, Twinstar Slant cabinet and Twinstar J43™ vertical screen cabinets. This hardware houses some of Scientific Games’ leading global content which is already a proven success in European markets. Titles such as the top performing Asian link themes, Duo Fu Duo Cai™ and Jin Ji Bao Xi™, as well as updated versions of player favourites like Super Colossal Reels™ Spartacus Gladiator of Rome™, are available within the market leading portfolio.
Scientific Games is a leading provider of gaming solutions across the world, releasing games which provide an element of familiarity to players, whilst at the same time delivering innovation and differentiation, to give players something unique in the market.
SteliosTsapatos Sales Director Europe, Middle East & Northern Africa, says: “Launching our industry leading products in some of the largest casinos in Ukraine is an important step on our journey to engage and excite players across the country with a new gaming offer. Our partnerships in Ukraine are already starting to grow and casinos are benefiting from Scientific Games’ diverse product mix. We’re here for the long run, expanding our presence, building familiarity with players and always evolving their experience to maximize revenues for our partners.”
Dmitry Grechko, Slots Project Manager for Slots City in the Ukraine, widely recognised as the leading land based slot operator, says: “For Slots City, it’s all about providing a unique gaming and entertainment experience for our patrons and Scientific Games product portfolio was introduced to allow us to extend to a wider player base in the Ukraine through their internationally popular and high quality product sets.So far, the reception has been positive as the product gains popularity, while driving incremental revenue for us. I look forward to a long term relationship with Scientific Games as we both explore this new market and to benefit from the high-quality product and positive results.”
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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