Latest Wheel of Fortune Stories

2014-07-25 20:21:32

LUCKY CLOVIS PLAYER WINS $1,779,908.48 ON WHEEL OF FORTUNE ® PROGRESSIVE JACKPOT AT TABLE MOUNTAIN CASINO FRIANT, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Table Mountain Casino's legendary IGT Wheel of Fortune ® Progressive Slot Machine paid off Thursday, July 24(th), making a local Table Mountain Casino Club Player the latest millionaire...and then some! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140725/130453 Happy, excited and....SHOCKED was how this lucky Table Mountain player from...

2014-06-26 16:24:02

The most legendary slot of all time pays out $4 million in winnings over weekend LAS VEGAS, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackpot sirens sounded in casinos across the country last week, as gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) legendary MegaJackpots® game, Wheel of Fortune, awarded three, $1 million-plus jackpots on three consecutive days in casinos across the US. All three winners wished to remain anonymous. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO The winning...

2014-06-23 16:24:14

The Young and the Restless Earns Nine Daytime Emmys® Including Outstanding Drama Series - The Most Earned in Any Year in the Show's History LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Television, one of the television industry's leading content providers, garnered seventeen Daytime Emmy(®) Award wins at ceremonies held over the weekend, with each of its nominated series winning awards. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080424/LATH509LOGO Sony's daytime...

2014-06-16 16:23:38

LAS VEGAS, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A lucky player tapped a fountain of wealth after hitting a $1,094,560.56 jackpot on global gaming entertainment giant, IGT's (NYSE: IGT), legendary slot machine Wheel of Fortune. The fortunate slot enthusiast was playing the fan-favorite MegaJackpots® game at Bellagio in Las Vegas on June 7, 2014 when she placed the winning wager. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO The winner, a Florida resident, was visiting Las Vegas with...

2014-05-01 16:27:55

The Young and the Restless Leads the Daytime Dramas with 26 Nominations while Days of our Lives Posts 14 Nominations LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Television, one of the television industry's leading content providers, garnered 48 Daytime Emmy Award nominations today, with nods for Outstanding Drama Series for both Young and The Restless and Days of our Lives, the fifth consecutive nomination for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative for The Dr. Oz Show and...

2014-03-31 08:24:59

LAS VEGAS, Mar. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smiles were abundant at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa, Fla., when a lucky player hit a life-changing $1,303,247.52 jackpot on IGT's (NYSE: IGT) legendary MegaJackpots® slot machine, Wheel of Fortune. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO The fortunate player, who wished to remain anonymous, was casually playing $5 Wheel of Fortune Double Diamonds, when the most-loved slot machine of all-time sounded, signaling a...

2014-03-24 08:24:26

New Multi-Year Agreement with Sony Pictures Consumer Products LAS VEGAS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT), today announced a new multi-year agreement with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to deliver the most popular slot machine theme of all time, Wheel of Fortune, to players around the world. As part of the agreement, IGT will also develop Wheel of Fortune mobile and online games for its DoubleDown Casino and for-wager online play worldwide through...

2014-01-30 08:28:41

New Mobile Game Provides The Ultimate Sports Fan Experience LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Television today extended a challenge to sports fans worldwide with the launch of the new "Sports Jeopardy!" mobile game. Available today across iOS and Android platforms, the "Sports Jeopardy!" app offers sports fanatics the chance to see how they stack up against the competition with the high quality game experience that comes with the Jeopardy! brand. (Logo:...

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