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Sony and IGT Extending Partnership for Wheel of Fortune Slots

Sony and IGT Extending Partnership for Wheel of Fortune Slots

IGT, one of the leading slot machine producers in the world, has just signed a new contract with Sony Pictures Consumer Products, allowing IGT to continue to produce and maintain slot machines that are themed after the very popular "Wheel of Fortune" show. Furthermore IGT announced that they will be creating a mobile version of the popular game as well, so that their online partners can offer the game to their mobile clients.

IGT also received the rights to use the Jeopardy brand in their slots themes, which provides them with yet another opportunity to create games that people can familiarize with. They will be creating slot machines, online slots and mobile games on the Jeopardy brand and players will be able to enjoy through social gaming as well.

Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy are both a part of the IGT MegaJackpots, which are progressive jackpots. These jackpots generates prize pools of millions of dollars and even have the world record for the biggest jackpot ever, worth $39 million. Thousands of lucky players have won a jackpot on the MegaJackpots slots, which is among the reason why IGT are so popular.

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