LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 6, 2013) - AGS®, a leading designer, manufacturer and operator of gaming machines with more than 7,500 installed gaming machines, announced today that it has completed a successful field trial of its Roadrunner platform and its GT5000 cabinet at Boyd Gaming Corporation's Treasure Chest Casino in Kenner, Louisiana.
Golden Panda®, Tropical Hideaway® and Evening In Paris® were placed at Treasure Chest Casino on February 20, 2013, and AGS plans to place the "Pick Your Progressive™" series of games in early May. This is AGS' first installation in the Louisiana market.
"We could not be more pleased with the results of our initial installation in Louisiana. AGS has a series of new titles planned for the Louisiana market. We will be displaying our full suite of products at the Southern Gaming show in Biloxi, Mississippi on May 8th-9th," said Chairman & CEO Robert Miodunski.
"The fact that our Lock & Bump series has done as well as it has at Treasure Chest really bodes well for our premium wheel product such as Blackbeard's Treasure™ and Ripley's Believe It or Not!®. This is really an exciting time for our company," said Andrew Burke, Director of Marketing for AGS.
With roots in the gaming industry dating back to 1996, AGS' current portfolio of products includes Class III and Class II machines. Privately held, AGS is a leading designer and manufacturer of gaming machines for the Native American gaming market with an emerging presence in a broad range of commercial markets in the United States. AGS has sales, service, development or management locations in Nevada, Illinois, Oklahoma and Canada.
To learn more about AGS, please visit us at www.americangamingsystems.com.
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