The Las Vegas debut of the new Pac-Man Wild Edition video slot will take place at eight Boyd Gaming properties across Southern Nevada starting June 1.
The iconic Pac-Man character is one of the most recognizable figures in video game history and the basis for the most successful arcade game of all time. Now, Pac-Man will arrive on casino floors this month as the start of Pac-Man Wild Edition, a new game from Ainsworth Game Technologies.
Boyd Gaming properties will be the first in southern Nevada to offer the game. It will be available at The Orleans Hotel and Casino, Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, Suncoast Hotel and Casino, Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino, the Cannery Casino Hotel in North Las Vegas and downtown at Fremont Hotel and Casino, California Hotel and Casino, and Main Street Station Casino Hotel Brewery.
Pac-Man Wild Edition offers players all the excitement of the classic arcade game. The game has a thrilling Free Games feature, a Wheel Spin feature and a progressive jackpot. Pac-Man appears throughout the game, offering players wilds and other fun ways to win.
Play Super Series Free Play Bonus in June. Speed through fast cars to win free slot play prizes at the Super Series speedway-theme game happening throughout the month. Guests playing on any slot, video poker, or video keno machine qualify to enter by selecting five digits on their game pad.
When the Super Series Free Play Bonus performs and draws out five numbers, win free play from $5 to $1,000 based on how many numbers are matched. Hit two numbers out of the five for $5 free play; three numbers for $20 free play; four numbers for $100 free play; and all five numbers for $1,000 free play. Multiple guests hitting the exact five digits split the $1,000 free play prize. Super Series Free Play Bonus runs 15 times a day June 1-30.
For the seventh year in a row, Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada (JA) will host its much-anticipated annual poker tournament on Sunday, June 11. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with cards in the air by noon. For the second year, this year’s tournament will take place at the PH Resort & Casino on the Mezzanine Level. Limited tickets are available.
Texas Hold ‘em will be the name of this game. This variation of poker enables a large group of people to play at once with the focus being just as much on the cards as the betting. JA’s tournament routinely attracts poker professionals, aspiring players and spectators. More than 200 players are expected to register.
The lucky grand prize winner scores a coveted seat at the World Series of Poker’s Main Event taking place this summer at Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino (a $10,000 value) or $7,500 cash option, winner’s choice. Tournament registration is now open at http://jalasvegas.org/2017-poker tournament/
Buy-in pricing is as follows: Buy-In, $250 for 5,000 chips; Re-buy, $100 for 5,000 chips; Add-On, $100 for 10,000 chips. The Grand Prize, 2017 WSOP Main Event Seat or $7,500 cash option. For 2nd through 10th place prizes include cash, show tickets and dinner packages.
Until next week… good luck and good gaming!