Barona Resort & Casino Leads with the Launch of Konami Gaming’s Newest Big-Screen Slot
Barona Resort & Casino and Konami Gaming, Inc. announced the arrival of a new big-screen slot machine to the floor of the award-winning Southern California casino. Players at Barona are the first players outside Las Vegas to enjoy Konami’s large-format machine made of three stacked 43-inch screens in 4K Ultra High-Definition (UHD), called DIMENSION 43x3™. This install features the player favorite Stuffed Coins™ slot series, ranked in the industry’s Top 25 Indexing NEW Games - Core, Video Reel for nine consecutive months according to Eilers & Krejcik Gaming and Fantini Research1. The slot’s oversized displays and extra-large frame give casino players even more excitement with hit popular games.
“This premiere is a fantastic slot showcase catching attention from across the casino and delighting our players with the Stuffed Coins linked progressive series,” said Kevin Ward, vice president of slot operations at Barona Resort & Casino. “As a casino that has long focused on VIP Players and hospitality, Barona is pleased to welcome players with a variety of the latest slot releases, such as this landmark launch of Konami’s new large-format machine.”
Konami first revealed the new DIMENSION 43x3 machine to the industry during the 2023 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Las Vegas. Within a month, the machine was live at Barona for its players to be among the first in the world to play. Three games are installed on the 2,200-unit casino floor in a pod configuration, with bench seats to generously accommodate players and pairs.
“We’re very happy for the opportunity to partner with Barona on this important premiere for the industry and memorable opportunity for players,” said Gerard Crosby, senior vice president & chief games product officer at Konami Gaming, Inc. “The machine’s big entertainment value and massive library of 80+ available games will give enjoyment to players for years to come.”
For more information about Konami Gaming, Inc., please visit www.konamigaming.com.
1 EILERS-FANTINI Central Game Performance Database – Data Through October ’23
About Barona Resort & Casino
Located in Lakeside just 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego, CA, Barona Resort & Casino is a luxury casino that blends the best of San Diego’s leading resorts with the gaming excitement of Las Vegas. Voted San Diego’s Best Casino 13 years in a row, Barona is San Diego’s only non-smoking casino and features 400 VIP player dedicated rooms and suites, 2,200 casino slots, over 65 table games and a variety of award-winning restaurants. In addition, Barona is led in every aspect by an emphasis on first-class VIP player service. For more information about Barona Resort & Casino, please visit www.barona.com.
About Konami Gaming, Inc.
Konami Gaming, Inc. is a Las Vegas-based subsidiary of KONAMI GROUP CORPORATION (TSE: 9766). The company is a leading designer and manufacturer of casino games and technology for the global gaming market. For more information about Konami Gaming, Inc. or the SYNKROS® casino management system, please visit www.konamigaming.com.
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