Aristocrat Gaming has been awarded “Best Overall Supplier of Slot Content” for the fifth consecutive year at the annual EKG Slot Awards, the company announced on Wednesday.
This recognition was one among many distinctions, which also include:
- Top Performing NEW Premium Game: Lightning Dollar Link Kung Fu Master
- Top Performing Proprietary Branded Game: Dragon Link
- Top Performing NEW Video Reel Core Game: Bao Zhu Zhao Fu Red Festival
- Most Innovative Game: Bau Zhu Zhao Fu Red Festival
- Top Performing NEW Cabinet – Core: Neptune Single.
Additionally, Pixel United, a division within parent company Aristocrat Leisure Limited, won Best Social Slots Game for Lightning Link Casino.
Hector Fernandez, CEO of Aristocrat Gaming, stated: “We’re humbled to have been honored in such a tremendous way at this year’s EKG Slot Awards. To be recognized in front of our peers is a privilege we will never take for granted. This event was a phenomenal way to recognize all the amazing work that is taking place throughout the gaming industry.”
The EKG Slot Awards are produced by Eilers & Krejcik Gaming (EKG) and aim to recognize excellence in slot game development in the casino gaming industry. The event took place on Thursday, February 23, 2023, at the Aria Resort & Casino, Las Vegas.
The full list of individual category winners was unveiled on Tuesday, and can be seen here. The EKG Slot Award categories are determined by the official voting from over 100 qualified slot directors representing over 300 casinos across the U.S. and Canadian markets and representing roughly 300,000 total slot machines.
As for other recent Aristocrat news, the company has been chosen by Formula 1 Las Vegas Grand Prix as the Official Slot Machines of the race, coming to the Las Vegas Strip for an inaugural edition on November 16-18, 2023.
Mark Wadley, Chief Marketing Officer of Aristocrat Gaming, commented: ‘Las Vegas is widely known for world-class entertainment, hospitality experiences and slot gaming, which is why we are thrilled to be the official slot machines of the Formula 1 Heineken Silver Las Vegas Grand Prix.”
‘This event will be like no other and we look forward to inviting interested F1 fans to play our great lineup of entertaining slot games that match the excitement on the track,’ Wadley added.