|IGT and PureDepth Launch World's First MLD-Based Product|
RENO, Nev., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) and PureDepth(TM), Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PDEP), a global leader in next-generation display technologies and the pioneer of Multi-Layer Display (MLD(TM)) technology, today announced they will commercially launch the first MLD-based product at the 2007 Global Gaming Expo (G2E), scheduled for Nov. 13-15 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
IGT's Indiana Jones(TM) and the Last Crusade(TM) MegaJackpots(R) slot will feature PureDepth's innovative MLD technology at IGT's booth. MLD technology comprises transparent layered LCDs providing actual depth perception and realistic multi-dimensional effects to enhance the slot machine gaming experience. IGT has exclusively licensed MLD technology for wager-based games worldwide except for Japan.
"PureDepth is delighted that the world debut of MLD technology is with IGT, the recognized leader in innovation in the gaming industry," said Thomas L. Marcus, Chairman and CEO of PureDepth. "A new era of location-based entertainment has begun with IGT."
"The new multi-layer display slot machines are one of the most exciting innovations in IGT's product line," said Steve Morro, COO of IGT. "We view multi-layer display technology as a compelling combination of visual enhancements with server-based content flexibility."
International Game Technology (http://www.IGT.com) is a global company specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of computerized gaming machines and systems products.
PureDepth (http://www.puredepth.com) is an innovative technology company transforming the visual display experience by delivering award-winning MLD technology. PureDepth(TM), MLD(TM) and Actual Depth(TM) are trademarks of PureDepth, Inc. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners, without intent to infringe.
SOURCE IGT -0- 10/31/2007 /CONTACT: Rick Sorensen of IGT, +1-775-448-8022, Rick.Sorensen@igt.com; or Zac Rivera of PureDepth, +1-646-356-8312, firstname.lastname@example.org / /Web site: http://www.IGT.com / (IGT PDEP) CO: International Game Technology; IGT; PureDepth ST: Nevada IN: CPR GAM ENT OTC SU: PDT TDS MX-AH -- LAW189 -- 0831 10/31/2007 19:01 EDT http://www.prnewswire.com