IGT in licensing deal with Incredible Technologies

International Game Technology (IGT) said it reached a patent cross-licensing agreement with Incredible Technologies, “an emerging Class-III gaming manufacturer focused on delivering compelling video slot, poker and keno content to the modern day casino floor.”

Under the agreement, Incredible Technologies can offer games including patented game features from the IGT portfolio, and will pay licensing fees to IGT.

Dan Schrementi, Incredible Technologies’ vice president of gaming sales & marketing, said: “This agreement with IGT allows us to remain focused on that mission while continuing to design new and innovative gameplay features our customers have come to expect.”

Michael Prescott, IGT general counsel, North America Gaming & Interactive, said: “By leveraging IGT’s industry-leading R&D investment to benefit other game manufacturers, we reinforce our commitments to protecting intellectual property and fostering industry growth.”