LAS VEGAS, Sept. 29, 2015 /CNW/ -- G2E Expo Booth 1239 -- Interblock Gaming, a worldwide leading developer and supplier of luxury electronic table gaming products, and DEQ Systems Corp. (TSXV: DEQ), a leading provider of table content and systems, announced today that they have signed a deal to bring EZ Baccarat, the world's leading baccarat brand, to Interblock's luxury electronic table games (ETGs) worldwide.
EZ Baccarat is expected to be commercially available on Interblock ETGs in the first half of 2016. EZ Baccarat will be demonstrated in the Interblock Booth #1239 throughout the Global Gaming Expo (G2E).
"Interblock's continued success with baccarat, in specific markets, continues to demonstrate the market need and growing popularity of this product within the ETG gaming segment. We are thrilled to bring the EZ Baccarat brand to the electronic table game industry and to introduce this new automated version of baccarat to existing and new players everywhere," said Rob Bone, President of Interblock North America.
"DEQ continues to leverage our premium content like EZ Baccarat onto new platforms and into new markets," said Joe Bertolone, DEQ's President and CEO. "We believe the ETG marketplace offers exponential growth opportunity for our brands beyond table games."
EZ Baccarat uniquely offers a new technology built into its electronic and online game. "This means that EZ Baccarat is the only virtual baccarat game that has a traditional eight-deck shoe, does not shuffle after every hand and enables players to follow the roads," said Robin Powell, Talisman Group Principal and Co-inventor of EZ Baccarat. "EZ Baccarat is the only genuine baccarat game to be offered on electronic table games. Period."
EZ Baccarat has an installed base of over 750 tables in more than 150 casinos worldwide.
Interblock® is a worldwide leading developer and supplier of luxury electronic table gaming products. Its multi-player gaming devices set industry standards and provide the ultimate in luxury interactive entertainment experiences. The Interblock brand is globally recognized for diamond quality gaming solutions and technical support in more than 130 jurisdictions. Interblock's exclusive collection of fully and semi-automated electronic gaming tables and video gaming solutions provide casinos, arcades and gambling halls with superior product performance and their guests with an unforgettable gaming experience. For more information, visit www.interblockgaming.com or call +1 (702) 260-1384.
DEQ Systems Corp. (TSXV: DEQ) DEQ is the market leader in table game systems, live and online proprietary table games content and tabletop utility solutions. DEQ and its subsidiaries/authorized distributors are the exclusive provider of EZ Baccarat. For further information, please visit www.deq.com.
ABOUT TALISMAN GROUP
EZ Baccarat® is a game created and developed by Robin Powell and Francisco "TJ" Tejeda of the Talisman Group. EZ Baccarat is a revolutionary method of accelerating the speed of baccarat by eliminating the commission. The EZ Baccarat method bars a three-card total of seven and is trademarked as the "Dragon 7." Players can also make optional side wagers called Dragon 7 and Panda 8. The Dragon 7 is when the Banker wins with a total of seven consisting of three cards and pays 40 to 1. The Panda 8 is when the Player wins with a total of eight consisting of three cards and pays 25 to 1.
SOURCE Talisman Group; DEQ Systems Corp.
For further information: Michelle Laird, Laird Communications, +1-415-754-5574, [email protected]; or Colleen McKenna, vice president marketing, Interblock, +1-702 918-6066, [email protected], http://www.deq.com