Caesars and IGT Offer First Multistate Progressive Jackpot Network In the U.S.
The competition for the gambling dollar in the U.S .is fierce and gambling companies are having to think out of the box to attract newcomers and retain their existing customer base. When it comes to gambling most of us look for gaming options with the highest progressive jackpots.
With this in mind Caesars Entertainment Network has teamed up with gaming designer and manufacturing giant International Game Technology (IGT) to offer the first multistate progressive jackpot network in the U.S.
The new multistate progressive jackpot is called Powebucks and will function as an addition to IGT’s Megjackpots theme. In terms of the agreement Powerbucks will be available at approves Caesars casino starting with the states Nevada and New Jersey. The new Powerbucks is a precedent in the U.S. as it gives gamblers in both New Jersey and Nevada the opportunity to play for a combined jackpot prize.
Senior vice president of global sale at IGT Eric Tom explained the new venture,” We’re excited to transform the jackpot experience in partnership with Caesars Entertainment. With Powerbucks, IGT re-imagines casino gaming thrills by creating more winners, more often, across multiple states. We all win when players engage more, and Powerbucks enables our customers to attract more players to casinos with the promise of more jackpots.”
Caesars Entertainment’s senior vice president of gaming Melissa Price gave their rationale behind this land breaking jackpot offering,” Together, IGT and Caesars Entertainment own the legacy of creating the most millionaires in the industry; now with Powerbucks, we’re creating a whole new level of excitement around winning.”