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October 04, 2011 16:00 ET

Aristocrat Wins First Tribal Contract for New Online Play-for-Fun Solution

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Oct 4, 2011) - Leading casino systems supplier Aristocrat has secured a new, major contract that will bring its recently released online play-for-fun solution to tribal gaming for the first time. Aristocrat will be developing a complete virtual casino site for long-term Oasis 360™ systems customer Island Resort & Casino. Aristocrat will bring the new Island Resort interactive site live in Q2 2012.

The virtual casino will provide an entertaining experience for existing and new Island Resort & Casino customers and will offer players a complete suite of fun-to-play games, including poker, slots and other classic casino games such as blackjack and roulette. Oasis 360's innovative nLiveLink technology will enable Island Resort & Casino to integrate players' online and land-based profiles, allowing players to log-on online and earn reward points in the virtual casino.

"Island Resort & Casino has consistently been a leader in developing and executing forward-thinking marketing initiatives that attract and retain our players, and we are very proud to be the first Tribal casino in North America to partner with Aristocrat on their innovative online solutions," said Island Resort & Casino General Manager Tom McChesney. "We like the ability the technology gives us to aggressively service current and new guests in an online environment to build our brand and player loyalty, and bring our guests back to our land-based facility."

"We are thrilled to have once again expanded our relationship with Island Resort & Casino, who has been a very strong Oasis partner for nearly two decades," said Aristocrat Americas COO Seamus McGill. "Island Resort & Casino has consistently demonstrated leadership, and we are very proud to be their partner in this new online phase."

The Island Resort & Casino, located in Harris, Mich., has more than 1,300 devices, all of which are monitored by Aristocrat's sophisticated and modular Oasis 360 system. The casino is owned and operated by the Hannahville Indian Community. The Community has been a partner with Aristocrat's Oasis 360 system since 1995.

About Island Resort & Casino
Island Resort & Casino's mission is to be the best gaming enterprise by providing superior service and quality entertainment for our customers. The casino is proud to offer gaming, hotel/lodging, dining, headline entertainment, group tours, convention services and an 18-hole championship golf course. For more information, visit www.islandresortandcasino.com.

About Oasis 360
Oasis 360 is the most widely installed system in North America, currently monitoring devices at more than 265 casinos. Oasis 360 is one of the gaming industry's most sophisticated systems, and includes robust, proprietary features that can be tailored to each property's individual needs.

About Aristocrat
Aristocrat Technologies Inc. is a subsidiary of Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL), a leading global provider of gaming solutions. The Company is licensed by more than 200 regulators and its products and services are available in more than 90 countries around the world. Aristocrat offers a diverse range of products and services including electronic gaming machines and casino management systems. For further information visit the company's website at www.aristocratgaming.com.

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