|NEW YORK, LONDON (7th June) Electronic Game Card, Inc. (OTCBB: EGMI), the creator of the Electronic GameCard, notes recent press comments regarding Kansas Lottery’s statewide launch of the Super 7’s game and is pleased to confirm its involvement. Kansas is the second US state lottery to introduce an Electronic GameCard based lottery game under the company’s joint venture with Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS).|
At $20, The Kansas Lottery “Super 7’s” Electronic GameCard is the highest price point game the Kansas Lottery has ever offered. Each GameCard has 80 plays with a possible top prize of $500 and a guaranteed prize of at least $3 in every game.
Kansas Lottery Director Ed Van Petten said they anticipate the GameCard to be well received by players and retailers who are looking for new and entertaining lottery products.
“The Electronic Game Card is an evolution of the lottery product,” Van Petten said. “Players are looking for additional entertainment value with their lottery games, and the Electronic Game Card delivers that. We are sure our players will find the game as exciting as we do.”
“The EGC is truly a pioneer product within the Lottery industry,” said Steve Saferin, president of Scientific Games Ventures. “Innovative games like this absolutely do attract new players and younger adults and that’s what the Lottery industry is looking for. We’re extremely excited to see how well this game performs in Kansas.”
The game is available statewide through retailers, with an initial distribution of 120,000 GameCards.
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About Electronic Game Card
Electronic Game Card Inc., (OTCBB: EGMI), develops, produces and markets the proprietary technology that is the 'Electronic GameCard' which can be programmed to suit a variety of gaming and promotion applications. EGC 's client base is across the $ 100 billion global market of state and national lotteries, Gaming and Casinos, Indian Gaming and the expanding sales promotion and incentive markets. EGC develops sales and marketing relationships with agents globally and has a joint venture with a major lottery focused US listed corporation which has purchased 10% of the EGC common equity stock. For further information please visit www.electronicgamecard.com
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (www.scientificgames.com) is the leading integrated supplier of instant tickets, systems and services to lotteries, and the leading supplier of wagering systems and services to pari-mutuel operators. It is also a licensed pari-mutuel gaming operator in Connecticut and the Netherlands, and is a leading supplier of prepaid phone cards to telephone companies. MDI Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Scientific Games Corporation, is the worldwide leader in licensed lottery games and promotions.
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