IGT Wheel of Fortune and Powerbucks Slots Deliver Trio of Million-Dollar-Plus Jackpots in December
LONDON – Jan. 11, 2023 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its Wheel of Fortune and Powerbucks™ slots awarded three significant jackpots in December.
Lucky slots players won the following million-dollar-plus jackpots last month:
- On December 8, an online Powerbucks slots player won CA$ 1,000,000 playing Wheel of Fortune Latin Getaways in Ontario, Canada.
- On December 15, an online Powerbucks slots player won CA$2,143,114, the second-largest jackpot in the history of the product, playing Wheel of Fortune Shimmering Sapphires™ in British Columbia, Canada.
- On December 31, a Wheel of Fortune slots player won $1,198,289 playing Wheel of Fortune 4D™ at Three Rivers Casino Resort in Florence, Ore.
IGT Powerbucks slots have paid 44 jackpots of $1 million or more since their Canadian debut in 2016. Wheel of Fortune slots has minted over 1,100 millionaires and awarded over $3.4 billion in jackpots since their launch in 1996.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in gaming. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences for players across all channels and regulated segments, from Lotteries and Gaming Machines to Sports Betting and Digital. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our solutions deliver unrivaled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.
About “Wheel of Fortune”
Reaching more than 25 million weekly viewers, Wheel of Fortune reaches more viewers than any other program on television. Trademarked as America’s Game™, it has earned seven Emmy Awards including a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Game/Audience Participation Show. Wheel of Fortune is produced by Sony Pictures Television, a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company. It is distributed domestically by CBS Media Ventures and internationally by ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group, both divisions of ViacomCBS.
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