IGT’s DoubleDown Casino Bring Vegas Gaming Experience to Global Market with French, German and Spanish Releases

  IGT’s DoubleDown Casino Bring Vegas Gaming Experience to Global Market with
  French, German and Spanish Releases

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LAS VEGAS -- June 19, 2013

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) a global leader in gaming systems
technology, today announced it will bring its love for Las Vegas to players
around the world by making DoubleDown Casino available in French, German and
Spanish. As the exclusive online provider of IGT slot games found on real
casino floors and a large selection of table games and bingo that are all free
to play, DoubleDown transcends Las Vegas gaming online. Every day, over 1.7
million people play DoubleDown casino games for fun on Facebook or on mobile

“DoubleDown is the only online casino that delivers an authentic Vegas
experience and has the biggest selection of real casino games in one place,”
said Robert Melendres, IGT Executive Vice President, IGT Interactive Group.
“The majority of online social casinos are predominantly available in English
but now players around the world have an all-inclusive place where they can
play games in their native language, including exclusive IGT game content.”

DoubleDown provides the widest variety of Vegas-style social casino games for
beginners to enthusiasts – and now, those who prefer playing in French, German
or Spanish can access popular IGT Slot titles such as Kitty Glitter™
Cleopatra™, Wolf Run™, Cats™ ^  and Siberian Storm™; table games such as Game
King’s Video Poker™, Black Jack and Roulette; and bingo, among others.

In 2012, DoubleDown Casino players quickly grew to tens of thousands
throughout France, Germany and Spain, indicating a market need for
multi-lingual options. The company plans to release its games in Italian and
other languages by the end of 2013.

DoubleDown casino games are free to play online, on Facebook and on mobile
devices, including iOS, Android and Amazon’s Kindle Fire. New players receive
a million free chips when they join at www.doubledowncasino.com,
http://apps.facebook.com/doubledowncasino, or http://m.doubledowncasino.com/.

About DoubleDown Casino

DoubleDown Casino is the top grossing online destination for players who want
to access Vegas-style multiplayer games, including Poker, Slots, Blackjack,
Roulette, Bingo and more on Facebook and on mobile devices, including iOS,
Android and Amazon’s Kindle Fire. DoubleDown Casino also features single
player table games including rgs® Black Jack, Roulette and Game King’s Video
Poker™. As a wholly owned subsidiary of International Game Technology (IGT),
DoubleDown Casino features the hottest IGT content straight from the casino

About IGT

International Game Technology(NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming
entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino
player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for
regulated markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown
Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6
million players monthly. More information about IGT is available atIGT.comor
connect with IGT at@IGTNewsor facebook.com/IGT. Anyone can play at
theDoubleDown Casinoby visitinghttp://apps.facebook.com/doubledowncasinoor

Forward Looking Statements

This document contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and
uncertainties. These statements include our expected future financial and
operational performance and our strategic and operational plans. These
statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
results to differ materially from the results predicted, and reported results
should not be considered an indication of future performance. Among the
factors that could cause actual results and outcomes to differ materially from
those contained in such forward-looking statements are the following: general
economic conditions and changes in economic conditions affecting the gaming
industry; new or changing laws or regulations or new interpretations of
existing laws or regulations affecting our business; difficulties or delays in
obtaining or maintaining necessary licenses or approvals; slow growth in the
number of new gaming jurisdictions or new casinos or the rate of replacement
of existing gaming machines; changes in operator or player preferences for our
products; our ability to compete in the gaming industry with new or existing
competitors; our ability to develop and introduce new products and their
acceptance by our customers; risks related to our international operations;
our ability to protect our intellectual property; adverse results of
litigation, including intellectual property infringement claims; risks related
to business combinations, investments in intellectual property and the
integration of acquisitions; and future developments or changes affecting
online gaming or social casino-style gaming, which is a new and evolving
industry. A further list and description of these and other risks,
uncertainties and other matters can be found in our annual report and other
reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including under the
captions “Risk Factors” and “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial
Condition and Results of Operations” in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for
fiscal 2012 filed with the SEC on November 28, 2012 and available on the SEC
website at www.sec.gov and on the investor relations section of our website at
www.IGT.com. All information provided in this letter is as of the date hereof,
and IGT does not intend, and undertakes no duty, to update this information to
reflect subsequent events or circumstances.

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