Barona Resort & Casino in Southern California has announced the installation of Konami Gaming’s new big-screen slot machine. Players at the San Diego casino are the first outside Las Vegas to try Konami’s large-format machine, which is made of three stacked 43-inch screens in 4K Ultra High-Definition (UHD), called DIMENSION 43×3.
This install features the Stuffed Coins slot series, ranked in the industry’s Top 25 Indexing NEW Games – Core, Video Reel for nine consecutive months according to Eilers & Krejcik Gaming and Fantini Research1. As per the company, the slot’s oversized displays and frame give casino players “more excitement to its games.”
“This premiere is a fantastic slot showcase catching attention from across the casino and delighting our players with the Stuffed Coins linked progressive series,” said Kevin Ward, vice president of slot operations at Barona Resort & Casino.
“As a casino that has long focused on VIP Players and hospitality, Barona is pleased to welcome players with a variety of the latest slot releases, such as this landmark launch of Konami’s new large-format machine.”
“We’re very happy for the opportunity to partner with Barona on this important premiere for the industry and memorable opportunity for players,” said Gerard Crosby, senior vice president & chief games product officer at Konami Gaming. “The machine’s big entertainment value and massive library of 80+ available games will give enjoyment to players for years to come.”
Konami first revealed the new machine to the industry during the 2023 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas. Within a month, the machine was live to play at Barona. Three games are installed on the 2,200-unit casino floor in a pod configuration, with bench seats to accommodate players and pairs.