March 5, 2013

PLAYSTUDIOS Releases Luxor

Luxor Gaming Experience Comes Alive Online in myVEGAS Facebook App

 

New Egypt-themed social casino game becomes ninth title released by PLAYSTUDIOS in less than 12 months

 

Burlingame, CA and Las Vegas, NV – March 5, 2013 – PLAYSTUDIOS, a game development company focusing on free-to-play casino games, today released a new title open to myVEGAS players of all levels called Luxor Gods of Odds. This new social casino game, featuring slot play set in ancient Egypt, arrives on the heels of PLAYSTUDIOS releasing a Jules Verne-inspired hidden object game Around the World in 80 Plays, and comes just months following the launch of slot games New York-New York and Studio City. myVEGAS now features nine titles and over two million players in the hit Facebook destination.

 

“We work closely with all of our partners to create games that exemplify the spirit and quality of their brands. Luxor Gods of Odds is a great example of how we’re bringing the Luxor Hotel and Casino brand identity to life. Players can experience the fun and entertainment of Luxor online while earning real rewards for their next Las Vegas Luxor experience,” said Andrew Pascal, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of PLAYSTUDIOS.

 

“At MGM Resorts International, we’re focused on providing outstanding entertainment, world-class amenities and services, and relevant rewards for our customers,” said Tom Mikulich, Senior Vice President of Business Development at MGM Resorts International. “With today’s launch of the Luxor game in myVEGAS, we’re enhancing the Las Vegas experience for players online and continuing to grow our relationship with these customers.”

 

Luxor Gods of Odds is a 30-line slot game where players accumulate bonus symbols that activate double jackpot free spins and trigger two unique bonus games. The Sphinx Ray Bonus features a holographic prize wheel. The Gods of Odds Bonus treats players to an epic battle between bird and beast. While playing Luxor, players can also accrue status and myVEGAS collectibles.

 

Starting this week, myVEGAS will kick off a User Generated Content (UGC) Contest calling for video submissions. Players can create and upload a short video of themselves doing the Luxor dance featured in the game symbol animations. The contest begins March 7th and winners will be announced on March 25th.

 

myVEGAS players have the opportunity in Luxor Gods of Odds, as with all myVEGAS games, to earn loyalty points that can be redeemed for a growing selection of valuable real-world rewards. These rewards include special dining offers from Wolfgang Puck, as well as free Las Vegas rooms, meals, show tickets and more from some of the hottest resorts in town, including Bellagio, ARIA, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Luxor, Excalibur, and Circus Circus.

 

Earn rewards and experience the thrill of Las Vegas online by visiting myVEGAS now.

 

About PLAYSTUDIOS

 

PLAYSTUDIOS is a developer of engaging casual games for mobile and social platforms. Founded by a team of experienced gaming and technology entrepreneurs, PLAYSTUDIOS’ free-to-play myVEGAS apps combine the best elements of popular social games with established gambling mechanics. Players enjoy an ever-growing collection of slot and table games and the opportunity to earn an unprecedented selection of valuable, real-world rewards from leading hospitality, entertainment, and leisure brands. Current myVEGAS reward partners include MGM Resorts International, Station Casinos, Wolfgang Puck, Cirque du Soleil, Royal Caribbean International , House of Blues, and Allegiant Air. For more information, visit the company’s website.

 

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  # # #   Press Contact: David Pascal Press@Playstudios.com (415) 500-5393