Scientific Games Enters Ukraine Market

Scientific Games deployed some of its most popular products in the new casinos recently legalized in Ukraine, including the Twinstar family of cabinets and such games as Duo Fu Duo Cai, Super Colossal Reels, Spartacus Gladiator of Rome and more. Dmitry Grechko (l.), slots project manager for Slots City, says the products have been well received by players.

Scientific Games Enters Ukraine Market

Scientific Games has launched its industry leading products into the Ukraine market, with an extensive product set including electronic gaming machines (EGM’s), tables and progressive jackpot products.


Scientific Games has deployed products to some of the country’s most high-profile casinos including Slots City, Storm Ukraine and Billionaire Casino, with more on the horizon. Its entry to the market brings something genuinely new to Ukraine’s casino floors, delivering products that are proven to drive player loyalty, engagement and deliver revenue growth opportunities for operators.


The unique EGM offer includes a range of award winning and industry leading hardware, including the Twinstar Matrix Upright cabinet, Twinstar Slant cabinet and Twinstar J43 vertical screen cabinets. This hardware houses some of Scientific Games’ leading global content which is already a proven success in European markets. Titles such as the top performing Asian link themes, Duo Fu Duo Cai and Jin Ji Bao Xi, as well as updated versions of player favourites like Super Colossal Reels Spartacus Gladiator of Rome, are available within the market leading portfolio.


Stelios Tsapatos, Scientific Games sales director for Europe, Middle East and Northern Africa, says, “Launching our industry leading products in some of the largest casinos in Ukraine is an important step on our journey to engage and excite players across the country with a new gaming offer. Our partnerships in Ukraine are already starting to grow and casinos are benefiting from Scientific Games’ diverse product mix. We’re here for the long run, expanding our presence, building familiarity with players and always evolving their experience to maximize revenues for our partners.”


According to Dmitry Grechko, slots project manager for Slots City in the Ukraine, widely recognised as the leading land-based slot operator. “For Slots City, it’s all about providing a unique gaming and entertainment experience for our patrons and Scientific Games product portfolio was introduced to allow us to extend to a wider player base in the Ukraine through their internationally popular and high quality product sets. So far, the reception has been positive as the product gains popularity, while driving incremental revenue for us. I look forward to a long term relationship with Scientific Games as we both explore this new market and to benefit from the high-quality product and positive results.”

Articles by Author: Roger Gros

Roger Gros is publisher of Global Gaming Business, the industry’s leading gaming trade publication, and all its related publications. Prior to joining Global Gaming Business, Gros was president of Inlet Communications, an independent consulting firm. He was vice president of Casino Journal Publishing Group from 1984-2000, and held virtually every editorial title during his tenure. Gros was editor of Casino Journal, the National Gaming Summary and the Atlantic City Insider, and was the founding editor of Casino Player magazine. He was a co-founder of the American Gaming Summit and the Southern Gaming Summit conferences and trade shows.
Roger Gros is the author of the best-selling book, "How to Win at Casino Gambling" (Carlton Books, 1995), now in its fourth edition. Gros was named “Businessman of the Year” for 1998 by the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Gaming Association in 2012 as part of the annual AGA Communications Awards.