Seminole Hard Rock Tampa First Casino in U.S. to Feature IGT’s Award-Winning SPHINX 4D™ Video Slots
TAMPA, Fla. (November 13, 2017) – Seminole Hard Rock Tampa is the first casino in the country to receive IGT’s award-winning SPHINX 4D™ Video Slots.
The new video slot machines combine mid-air haptic and gesture-based technology with awe-inspiring, glasses-free TRUE 3D™ graphics.
“Our guests will truly be amazed at all of the features that are offered on these machines,” said Dan Ingster, Vice President of Slots at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa. “This is the world’s only glasses-free 3D machine in full ultra-HD resolution. For those who are seeking an interactive experience and who enjoy variety and big bonus action, these machines will definitely be appealing.”
According to IGT, the SPHINX 4D™ game introduces unprecedented immersion and interaction with mid-air haptic technology, gesture recognition and new hardware. To go along with enhanced surround sound and ultra-HD graphics, the game offers an advanced moveable chair with rumble functionality.
“IGT is excited to partner with Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa for the U.S. premiere of the award-winning SPHINX 4D game,” said Nick Khin, IGT Chief Commercial Officer, Gaming. “The immersive, multi-sensory gaming experience that SPHINX 4D delivers enables Seminole Hard Rock Tampa to continue its legacy of providing world-class gaming for its entertainment.”
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is the premier entertainment destination of Central Florida. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the property is one of the most successful and largest casinos in the world. Located off I-4 at North Orient Road and Hillsborough Avenue, about 10 minutes east of downtown Tampa, the casino features high stakes table games, thousands of the hottest slot machines as well as a new smoke free slots area offering more than 850 popular games. Additionally, there is a new state-of-the-art Poker Room featuring 46 tables and a new art deco-inspired Mezzanine Level Casino with more than 500 premium and high limit slots. The hotel is AAA Four Diamond rated and offers six award-winning Zagat-rated restaurants, including the fine dining venue Council Oak Steaks & Seafood. The only place to rock one’s body and soul, Rock Spa® & Salon, is also available along with a plethora of VIP services. For more information, please call 866-502-PLAY or visit us online and via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
About Hard Rock International
With venues in 73 countries, including 178 cafes, 24 hotels and 11 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include Phnom Penh, Cairo, Cape Town and Chengdu. New Hard Rock hotel, casino or hotel-casino projects include Atlanta, Atlantic City, Berlin, Budapest, London, Los Cabos, Maldives, New York City, Davos, Ottawa, Dalian and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.