2 October 2001
Imagination Technologies to Provide PowerVR Graphics for International Game Technology (IGT) Products
Imagination Technologies, the leading provider of human computer interface intellectual property (IP), announces that it has been selected by International Game Technology (IGT), a world leader in slot machine and video gaming machine design and production, to bring enhanced PowerVR 3D video technology to IGT's gaming products.
IGT will be demonstrating new video gaming machines incorporating PowerVR graphics technology at the Global Gaming Expo (October 1st 3rd at the Las Vegas Convention Centre, NV). At the heart of these machines will be this new technology, in the form of PowerVR based video cards designed and supplied by VideoLogic Systems.
Says Hossein Yassaie, CEO, Imagination Technologies: "Video gaming machines represent a huge leisure market and are enjoyed by millions of people worldwide. Our work with IGT, a world leader in this market, opens new opportunities for innovation and will provide an improved and more interactive gaming experience for players as well as more attractive solutions for owners of casinos and gaming locations."
Says Steven G. LeMay, Director of Development, IGT: "; We are very excited to be incorporating the innovative PowerVR tile based 3D rendering technology into our products. With the PowerVR family we expect to enhance the graphic quality and visual interaction of our video gaming products.";