Scientific Game

Tech Talk

Hot chips Matsui will be showcasing the latest additions to its gaming chip product line at G2E Asia in 2018. The company will launch newly designed gaming chips and new security features which were recently expanded in its product portfolio. Adding to the traditional security features such as UV marking, M...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:24

Tripling stock price in five years: An argument for CRM systems In the casino industry, Harrah’s is recognized as having the most loyal customers. Before CRM systems were a necessity, Harrah’s pioneered a customer loyalty program and found that by uncovering player habits and personal preferences, they could gain an unchallenged competitive advantage. As a r...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:21

Chipping up Italian casino equipment manufacturer Abbiati will be showcasing its new “Tie” chips at G2E Asia this year, incorporating new levels of security into its innovative design. The chips include a number of added features such as multiple injections, see-thru inserts and intricate and innovative rim...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:15

hi-Viz Leading operational intelligence solutions provider VizExplorer has recently unveiled its tableViz with ChipVue product – a unique innovation designed to provide reliable bet recognition data for advanced table game performance and player rating analysis.  Designed in partnership with ARB LABS, ...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:14

Cloud surfing Inside Asian Gaming: Oliver, can you tell us a bit about nanocosmos and the company’s streaming services? Oliver Lietz: nanocosmos was founded 20 years ago with the aim of developing innovative solutions for the audio and video market. Since 1998, companies around the world have been trusting us ...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:12

Asian content key for IGT IGT will showcase a compelling range of gaming solutions designed specifically for Asia-based casinos at G2E Asia this year. Under the theme “IGNITE – a new direction”, IGT’s product portfolio will be anchored by approved, localized content, new versatile hardware, mobile solutions for land-...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:11

Beyond the reels Betsoft will take you beyond the reels at G2E Asia for a sneak peek at the next generation of iGaming – MaxQuest. Part of the company’s new Interactive Gaming genre, this action-adventure, multi-player gaming experience allows players to fully immerse themselves in gameplay like never before. P...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:08

Enter the dragon Aristocrat will feature themed destination areas specifically designed to showcase the company’s new games and cabinets at G2E Asia in 2018, allowing attendees to interact with the products in a meaningful way. “We are honored to welcome our valued customers and friends from Macau, across Asia ...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:06

Link to good fortune In the tradition of “Duō Fu Duō Cai”, SG Gaming will be presenting its latest multi denominational progressive linked jackpot “Jin Ji Bao Xi” at G2E Asia in 2018. Featuring alongside the launch base game “Echo Fortunes” – which incorporates familiar sounds and symbols – “Jin Ji ...
Monday, 30 April 2018 15:00

Current Issue

OZ VIP: A new dawn

OZ VIP: A new dawn It has taken just 12 months for Australia’s VIP turnover to rebound following the arrests of 19 Crown Resorts employees in China in October 2016, but the balance of power between Australian operators has shifted dramatically in the process. By Ben Blaschke   Just 12 months after the release of... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:32

Waiting for Garapan

Waiting for Garapan Imperial Pacific says it will miss another deadline for completing its Saipan casino hotel, and there’s no consensus on a completion date. Meanwhile, VIP roll and trade receivable numbers soar. By Muhammad Cohen   Imperial Pacific International continues to excel at manythings. Its monopoly ca... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:27

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future Professor Glenn McCartney takes a look at the impending Macau casino re-tendering process and why the government’s criteria for issuing licenses will shape the city’s tourism future. By Professor Glenn McCartney   Macau’s casino concession and sub-concession contracts will all end in a few... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:21

Making live online gaming a reality

Making live online gaming a reality Latency has long been the ultimate challenge for online gaming operators in their quest to provide a quality product, but a new open framework technology could prove to be a game-changer. By Jaheer Abbas | Senior Director, SEA & India at Limelight Networks   It’s hard to imagine that onlin... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:09