Scientific Games Selected by Delaware Lottery as Primary Vendor with 888 to Operate Internet Gaming Systems and Services

 Scientific Games Selected by Delaware Lottery as Primary Vendor with 888 to
                 Operate Internet Gaming Systems and Services

Recommended as internet gaming provider for the first U.S. state to implement
comprehensive intrastate iGaming including poker, slots and bingo; Williams
Interactive to provide game content

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, May 2, 2013

NEW YORK, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq:
SGMS) today announced that it has been selected with its partners as the
primary vendor team to operate Internet Gaming Systems and Services for the
Delaware State Lottery, subject to successful contract negotiations.

Scientific Games teamed with 888 Holdings (LSE: 888) and Williams Interactive
LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE: WMS), to provide
a full turnkey solution for the gaming platform, content, and operational
services using advanced responsible gaming tools and sophisticated player
tracking, in response to the Delaware State Lottery's Internet Gaming System
and Services request for proposal (RFP). The RFP includes internet poker,
casino table games, and video lottery games.

This joint effort combines 888's decade-long experience being at the forefront
of the online gaming industry with Scientific Games' proven ability to provide
added value, turnkey solutions to government-sponsored (B2G) and commercial
(B2B) gaming operators and Williams Interactive's premium iGaming products and

The Lottery evaluation committee's recommendation followed a competitive
selection process designed to identify service providers best suited to serve
the needs of the Delaware Lottery. The contract will be for an initial term
of five years and includes four additional one-year contract extension

Delaware became the first U.S. state to implement comprehensive intrastate
iGaming including poker, slots and bingo when the General Assembly passed the
Delaware Gaming Competitiveness Act of 2012 in June 2012. Delaware has long
been an industry model for state regulated gaming. This is another example of
Delaware's leadership in protecting state-sponsored gaming rights to maximize
proceeds for its citizens. The Delaware Lottery will be the sole regulator of
real-money internet gaming for the State with the games branded and marketed
through the State's three casinos. The State plans to launch internet games
this year.

Lotteries are increasingly pursuing opportunities to develop additional
revenue sources for their good causes. This joint effort to support the
Delaware Lottery's expansion into internet gaming is a prime example of the
synergies that can be achieved by Scientific Games' pending acquisition of
WMS, as previously announced on January 31, 2013. Completion of the
transaction remains subject to approvals by WMS stockholders and gaming
regulatory authorities and other customary closing conditions.

About Scientific Games

Scientific Games Corporation is a global leader in providing customized,
end-to-end gaming solutions to lottery and gaming organizations worldwide.
Scientific Games' integrated array of products and services includes instant
lottery games, lottery gaming systems, terminals and services, and internet
applications, as well as server-based interactive gaming terminals and
associated gaming control systems. For more information, please visit our
website at

Company Contact:
Cindi Buckwalter, Investor Relations
(212) 754-2233

About 888 Holdings

888 Holdings Public Limited Company (888) is one of the world's most popular
online gaming entertainment and solutions providers.

888 has been at the forefront of the online gaming industry for over a decade,
allowing both players and B2B partners to enjoy a world-class gaming

888's consumer facing websites offer more than just online gaming. They are
entertainment destinations, places where people can enjoy a truly interactive
experience and be part of an online community that shares common interests.

888 websites provide an enjoyable customer experience in a safe and secure
environment. 888 remains a leader in responsible gaming, with specialist
websites dedicated to both corporate responsibility and responsible gaming.

About Williams Interactive

Williams Interactive is a global provider of premium iGaming products and
services, from the white-label Play4Fun Network™ for locations where
real-money wagering is not yet allowed, to full casino Managed Services in
legalized real-money wagering jurisdictions. The company possesses a robust
portfolio of proven WMS Gaming slot themes including Gold Fish®, Glitz™, Super
Jackpot Party® and The Wizard of Oz™ already popular with internet casino
patrons across Europe. More information can be found at

Forward-Looking Statements

In this press release, the Company makes "forward-looking statements" within
the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Forward-looking statements describe future expectations, plans, results or
strategies and can often be identified by the use of terminology such as
"may," "will," "estimate," "intend," "continue," "believe," "expect,"
"anticipate," "should," "could," "potential," "opportunity," or similar
terminology. These statements are based upon management's current
expectations, assumptions and estimates and are not guarantees of future
results or performance. Actual results may differ materially from those
contemplated in these statements due to a variety of risks and uncertainties
and other factors, including, among other things: competition; material
adverse changes in economic and industry conditions; technological change;
retention and renewal of existing contracts and entry into new or revised
contracts; availability and adequacy of cash flows to satisfy obligations and
indebtedness or future needs; protection of intellectual property; security
and integrity of software and systems; laws and government regulation,
including those relating to gaming licenses, permits and operations; inability
to identify, complete and integrate future acquisitions; inability to benefit
from, and risks associated with, strategic equity investments and
relationships; failure of our Northstar Illinois joint venture to meet the net
income targets or otherwise to realize the anticipated benefits under its
private management agreement with the Illinois Lottery; failure of our
Northstar New Jersey joint venture to enter into the private management
agreement with the State of New Jersey (including as a result of the pending
protest) or to meet the net income targets or other requirements under any
such agreement or otherwise to realize the anticipated benefits under any such
agreement; the seasonality of our business; inability to obtain the approvals
required to complete the merger with WMS Industries Inc. ("WMS"); failure to
complete the merger with WMS or, if completed, failure to achieve the intended
benefits of such merger or disruption of our current plans and operations;
inability to identify and capitalize on trends and changes in the lottery and
gaming industries, including the potential expansion of regulated gaming via
the internet; inability to enhance and develop successful gaming concepts;
dependence on suppliers and manufacturers; liability for product defects;
fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates and other factors associated
with international operations; influence of certain stockholders; dependence
on key personnel; failure to perform under our contracts; resolution of
pending or future litigation; labor matters and stock price volatility.
Additional information regarding risks and uncertainties and other factors
that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated
in forward-looking statements is included from time to time in the Company's
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including under the
heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's periodic reports. Forward-looking
statements speak only as of the date they are made and, except for the
Company's ongoing obligations under the U.S. federal securities laws, the
Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking
statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

SOURCE Scientific Games Corporation

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.