IGT to debut slot based on ‘Beverly Hillbillies’

Jul 9, 2002 3:16 AM

One of television’s classic sitcoms is ready to entertain video slot players. The Beverly Hillbillies game is riding into casinos with two fun, new iGame-Plus themes ”” the Clampett’s Cash and Moonshine Money games.

Each machine is loaded with special design features that will make players feel like they’re part of TV’s funniest family. The topper on the Moonshine Money game is a lifelike rendition of Granny in her famous rocking chair. The chair even rocks back and forth, adding backwoods charm to the game.

A true-to-life rendition of Jed atop the Clampett’s Cash machine waves fists of cash. The top boxes of both machines are an integral part of bonus game play, lighting up in sync with the events on the screen. They also light up in various sequences during the attract mode, making these machines true standouts on any floor.

The memorable characters from the show ”” Jed, Granny, Jethro, Elly May, Mr. Drysdale and Miss Hathaway ”” are presented in loving detail on the game glass and reel symbols. Players will laugh along with the voiceovers of Granny and Jed during game play. Hillbilly music completes these wonderfully authentic packages.

IGT has designed innovative 15-line penny versions of the Clampett’s Cash and Moonshine Money themes, each with unique and exciting bonus games. Two 15-line, 75-coin nickel versions are available in limited jurisdictions.

Both games are part of the slot giant’s new TV Hits progressive link, with a MegaÂí­jackpots top award of at least $100,000 up for grabs (paid instantly upon verification of win). The games are also available in stand-alone versions. Watch for release dates and other game information.