IGT signs supply deal with Lucky Dragon

The US gaming supplier will provide its casino management system to the Asian-themed Las Vegas casino.

US.- IGT will provide management solutions, including its latest Advantage system. The deal also includes marketing, player communication, as well as media, floor, service and table management applications. IGT will also provide 12 Dynasty electronic table games offering baccarat and roulette.

Lucky Dragon Hotel & Casino, which is due to open in the biggest city of Nevada on December 3, 2016, will be able to use IGT’s SystemWatch product to monitor its gaming systems. It will be the first property in the United States to offer IGT rebates and commissions to VIP table game players, a concept that’s been rising in the Asian gaming market.

Lucky Dragon features a 27.500 square feet of casino space that emphasises on Asian popular games. The venue also features five Asian-inspired restaurant concepts. Dave Jacoby, chief operating officer of Lucky Dragon Hotel & Casino, said that IGT casino management systems offers the innovation that they need to bring a carefully curated, authentic Asian experience to the Las Vegas Strip. “With features such as the Lucky Chip bonus and the only rebates and commissions offering in North America, IGT has helped us differentiate the Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino as Las Vegas’ premier Asian gaming provider,” he added.

IGT senior VP sales for North America gaming and interactive, Nick Khin, said that by securing this agreement, they’re building on IGT’s leadership in casino management systems innovation. “By providing unique systems capabilities and best-in-class game content, we can help Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino differentiate itself among players as the authentic Asian gaming experience provider.”