International Game Technology (IGT) announced on Monday that the company would reaffirm its dominance in video poker with PeakBarTop’s trade show debut at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas, Nev. October 14-17. The launch of the PeakBarTop by IGT as a pioneer in video poker content and hardware represents a significant leap forward for the gaming market.
The gaming console features a curved 23-inch screen and a variety of other advanced tech features such as improved lighting and sound, a USB charging port, a comp-drink indicator, and more. IGT has conducted comprehensive focus groups with owners, players and even bartenders to ensure that the PeakBarTop provides unrivaled service and maximum usability.
Renato Ascoli, IGT CEO North America said: “Through sustained innovation and continued diversification of our video poker content and hardware portfolio, IGT has maintained commanding leadership in this important product segment.
“At G2E we’ll fortify this position by introducing the PeakBarTop, a cabinet that underwent extensive focus testing to ensure it’s the most elite, functional, and player-pleasing hardware in its class. The PeakBarTop will be complemented by a range of new poker products, including titles for the single-display CrystalCurve cabinet, that our customers can leverage to expand their video poker offering and engage players in new ways.”
Because IGT leverages the Ascent platform for video content creation, the firm can offer a wide variety of video poker, slots, keno and roulette gaming experiences on the PeakBarTop. IGT will present new versions of player-favourite IGT video poker games like Game King, Ultimate X Poker, and Super Star Poker at G2E, as well as new games on the PeakBarTop. The Company will also be offering on the latest PeakBarTop many of its’ Proven Performer ‘ slot titles like Scarab and Solar Disk, Keno games like Wolf Run ® Keno and DaVinci Diamonds Keno, and Glorious Roulette.
In addition to the PeakBarTop launch, IGT will be presenting new and player-favoured video poker and Keno games on a range of cabinets including the CrystalCurve, CrystalSlant Poker, and Cobalt 23 cabinets.