Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Tag: Las Vegas

Award-winning VR Ride Coming to Bowl Expo

LAI Games - Virtual Rabbids: The Big Ride
LAI Games is to display Virtual Rabbids: The Big Ride at next week’s International Bowl Expo in Las Vegas. The Big Ride is the industry’s first attendant-free VR attraction that operates and is serviced like any other coin-op amusement game. The only game to win this year’s AMOA Innovator Award, The Big Ride makes high-quality VR accessible to bowling and...

Las Vegas Amusements: We’re becoming Barmouth’s town bank

Las Vegas Amusements
Banking’s a tough old game, especially if you’re an amusements arcade. But that’s the position Charles Allday’s operation is being turned into by default. As Barmouth prepares to lose its last bank and post office, Las Vegas Amusements is being used by local businesses and visitors alike to turn coins into notes. It’s not what Allday wants to happen...

JCM Global to bring innovations to Indian Gaming Tradeshow 2018

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  Tribal gaming operators across the US have been achieving success and making better customer connections with innovative solutions from JCM Global.   Now JCM will showcase its products and discuss ways to improve operations at Indian Gaming Tradeshow 2018. Leading the show are JCM’s powerful iVIZION® and UBA® bill validators, which protect Tribal revenues with powerful combinations of optical and mechanical...

GeWeTe report great G2E show with Merkur Gaming

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GeWeTe reported a successful showing at G2E, which the company presented with Merkur Gaming.   The range on display included the Cash Centre Compact - Casino with its large-volume banknote cassettes offering a capacity of up to 12,000 notes across four cassettes, and also features coin dispensing and ticket purchase or redemption. GeWeTe had two variants of the Cash Centre Compact on...

G2E Las Vegas: Assembling in adversity

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The worst mass shooting in US history, in which 59 died, took place less than ten hours before the start of G2E Vegas.   British interests - Clarion, CPI, Cummins, Gamesman, Gauselmann, Inspired, NOVOMATIC, Quixant, SG - are represented on the show floor, as well as many others attending as visitors. The show began with education conferences, but all conversation was...

AGA’s Geoff Freeman responds to tragedy

Geoff Freeman
Geoff Freeman has set the tone as the industry comes together in Las Vegas   Geoff Freeman, President and CEO, American Gaming Association, has taken a characteristically statesmanlike position on the appalling atrocity that took place in Las Vegas and has reverberated around the world. In an open communication to the international gaming industry, Freeman appealed for a unified industry response,...

Las Vegas to host Amusement Expo 2017

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Scores of operators are expected to get lucky at the Amusement Expo International 2018 in Las Vegas next spring.   The three-day event will begin with a keynote presentation, followed by seminars from industry leaders who will cover current trends, opportunities and challenges for the global amusements industry. The next two days will be dedicated to the exhibit hall, where exhibitors and...

First VR technology show set for Las Vegas

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The first conference to focus on the advent of VR to amusements, arcades and theme parks is taking place in Las Vegas, on 13- 14 September.   Billed as “the first event focused on the business opportunities presented by immersive technology”, The Future of Immersive Leisure 2017 will include a technology showcase and seminars from a wide range of technology and...

MGM explore skill phenomenon with Frogger debut

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World’s First Skill-based Frogger Game Makes Debut in entertainment lounge. Konami Gaming, Inc. will host the world’s first Frogger skill-based gaming competition Saturday, Feb. 18 at 3 p.m.and Sunday, Feb. 19 at 11 a.m. at Vegas’ new entertainment lounge, LEVEL UP at MGM Grand. Similar to the iconic arcade classic, participants must safely navigate Konami’s Frogger® character through the road...

CES 2017 – Virtual Reality: Wait no longer

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CES in Vegas ushered in the future earlier this month. Those arcade operators waiting with baited breath for the chance to offer a VR experience to their customers need wait no longer: the time is now. This year’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the seminal trade show for cutting edge recreational technologies, was dominated by two letters: VR. There’s...

And now for something completely different?

Coinslot Las Vegas Skill
The talk amongst Las Vegas execs this year is all about skill-based slots. Perhaps once the triennial is over, suggests Aden Simpson, this is something we should all be talking about. The giants on Vegas’ strip knew they had a problem: slot machines are a vital part of their business models, yet their target clientele is aging rapidly. Young people,...