Global gaming giant International Game Technology PLC has announced a series of installations, including its IGT Advantage casino management system, at the new NUSTAR Resort and Casino in Cebu, The Philippines.
The company said this week that its system will connect NUSTAR’s 1,500 slots and 250 table games while positioning the property to offer cashless gaming in the future through IGT’s Resort Wallet systems technology.
IGT also revealed the installation of a number of games on the casino floor, with NUSTAR becoming the first in Asia to boast of IGT’s Peak49 cabinet, with the Ying Cai Shen link. Other games include “Cash Cove Fish On” and “Lucky Buddha” on the CrystalDual 27 cabinet and “Golden Jungle Grand” and “Coin O’ Mania” on the CrystalCurve cabinet.
“As Cebu’s first integrated resort, NUSTAR Resort and Casino prioritizes partnerships with experienced and trusted vendors such as IGT who can help us deliver world-class gaming entertainment and build strong relationships with customers thanks to technologies of the future”, mentioned Sabri JaafarNUSTAR Resort and Casino Vice President – EGM Operations.
Dallas OrchardIGT Chief Operating Officer, Gaming, APAC, added, “By powering its gaming room with the IGT ADVANTAGE casino management system, NUSTAR Resort and Casino is equipped with casino technology that has been proven throughout Asia and provides highly advanced customer retention and casino room optimization tools.
“IGT’s world-class cabinets and popular regional games such as Cash Cove and Ying Cai Shen will help NUSTAR Resort and Casino achieve its performance goals and differentiate through gaming experiences for the region.
NUSTAR, developed by Universal Hotels and Resorts Inc, held its soft opening last weekend. The property has the largest gambling hall in the Philippines outside of Manila, as well as 1,000 hotel rooms spread across three towers.