CT - Foxwoods
Resort Casino unveiled an exciting new slots attraction on June
30 in the Great Cedar Casino near the Fox Theater - Slots 360.
Slots 360 has
267 new slot machines configured in concentric circles around an
interactive water feature. At the core of the attraction are 57
slot machines linked to sound, laser light and water special effects
that make it a truly unique gaming experience.
slot machines bring the total in operation at Foxwoods
to 6,412, more than at any other single casino in the world.
"Our new Slots
360 is a 'must-see' attraction and features more excitement, jackpots
and fun than can be found in Las Vegas or Atlantic City,'' said
Tony Celona, vice president of Slot Operations. "Many of the games
are only available at Foxwoods.''
The 8,000 square
foot space has a ceiling 30 feet high. In the center of the ceiling
is a 16'diameter round water-curtain that falls 22' into a basin
on a platform 8 feet high that contains numerous fountain effects.
The feature uses approximately 8,000 gallons of water for its various
In the very
center, a large water cannon erupts and shoots a gush of water to
the ceiling. If the ceiling was not there, the cannon could shoot
as high as 90 feet. There are five smaller water cannons ringing
the center, five "champagne'' fountain jets, and 40 fountain jets
capable of sending either "tightropes'' or "B-Bs'' of water. Forty
multicolor lights illuminate the water.
Video and multi-color
spectrum laser images are projected onto the water curtain from
inside the ring. The lasers also will operate when there is no waterfall,
similar to a planetarium laser light show, with a fog machine producing
a mist for the laser to use as a medium.
center platform, there is an intermediate ring of 25 slot machines.
In an outer circle are 32 machines, in four banks of eight machines.
These machines line a low wall containing leapfrog fountains that
shoot slugs of water around the room, similar to fountains at Epcot
Center in Florida.
day, a jackpot on any of the 57 machines will produce a special
effects show with the floor to ceiling water curtain, laser lights
projection and incredible audio tracks to announce the winning event.
are programmed for low-level, medium-level and high-level jackpots.
In addition, there is an hourly show that occurs at the top of every
hour. The state-of-the-art sound system has 48 speakers and subwoofers.
to the fifty-seven linked machines, the remaining 210 machines in
the new Slots 360 attraction are a mix of games that include popular
models most requested by guests of Foxwoods.
Resort Casino features over 6,400 slot machines and 350 table
games. The resort is easily reached via Interstates 95 and 395 and
is a short distance from T. F. Green Airport serving Providence,
R.I. and Bradley International Airport serving Hartford, CT.