SOURCE: Aristocrat


August 02, 2012 11:00 ET

Aristocrat's Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™ Slot Jackpot Hits for Second Time in a Week in Nevada, This Time for $260,017.78 at Virgin River Hotel/Casino/Bingo

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Aug 2, 2012) - Less than a week after Aristocrat's Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™ video slot game's jackpot hit for an amazing $959,961.43 in Las Vegas, the top jackpot has hit in Nevada again, this time for $260,017.78 at the Virgin River Hotel/Casino/Bingo in Mesquite.

Kimberly Ball was visiting Mesquite from Cedar City, Utah, when she swung into Virgin River Hotel/Casino/Bingo for a day of fun, and had a life-changing encounter with Tarzan®.

Incredibly, this is the 15th time the top progressive jackpot has been hit on Tarzan Lord of the Jungle since the game was released last year, and Tarzan Lord of the Jungle has paid lucky players more than $5.2 million in top jackpot awards since its debut.

"When we were creating Tarzan Lord of the Jungle, our goal was to give players a game they would love to play, and to give operator a game with frequently hitting and achievable jackpots that would keep players coming back to the casino. We are thrilled to say Tarzan Lord of the Jungle is performing even better than we anticipated," said Aristocrat VP of Gaming Operations Dallas Orchard.

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle has been voted Best Video Slot, Best Penny Slot, Luckiest Slot, Best Video Slot Bonus Round, Best Slot Graphics and a top Progressive Slot by players in the Southern California Gaming Guide "Best Slots 2012 Awards."

Additionally, Tarzan Lord of the Jungle was ranked as one of the top performing lease titles in the marketplace in the Roth-Fantini Q2 2012 Slot Survey.

Play Tarzan Lord of the Jungle at your favorite casino today. Players can expect to see the next game in the franchise, Tarzan & Jane™ Forbidden Temple™, in a casino near them soon.

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

TARZAN and TARZAN YELL are registered trademarks of EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS, INC. and Used by Permission. Lord of the Jungle and Forbidden Temple are owned by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. and Used by Permission. © 2012 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., All Rights Reserved.

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