Tetris to be developed into a slot machine

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Tetris screenshot

Scientific Games, owner of major slot machine brands WMS and Bally, is set to develop a slot machine based on the popular Nintendo block-building game Tetris. In a statement, Scientific Games told the market that they had signed an agreement to produce a slot machine based on the Tetris computer game for playing in casinos…. Read more »

Scientific Games Completes $5.1bn Takeover of Bally Technologies

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Bally Technologies logo

Gaming software provider Scientific Games has announced the completion of its takeover of Las Vegas-based slots developer Bally Technologies this week. The deal is worth an approximate $5.1 billion, equal to £3.25 billion or €4.1 billion, and completion was confirmed after Scientific Games revealed that the move had been given approval by the Nevada gaming… Read more »

Is the slots industry the latest target for the big gaming monopolies?

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slots mergers and aquisitions

A cursory glance at the movements in the slot game industry over the past year or so would suggest that the firms are involved in a seriously big land grab. Several gaming giants have been buying up slot machines manufacturers, with some eye-watering billion dollar deals being hammered out month after month. Are we witnessing… Read more »