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Gambling giant International Game Technology announced that its social media casino Double Down Caisno has signed an agreement with the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas.
As part of the deal, the Double Down Casino app will be hosted through the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel's Las Vegas website. The software gives punters a chance to compete against their friends for virtual chips, all while staying connected to the casino's website.
Commenting on the deal IGT Executive Vice President of Global Sales Eric Tom said: "Hard Rock is giving players more entertainment, even when they're not on the casino floor. Engaging through the website allows players to remain connected to the property they know and trust, with DoubleDown Casino providing the gaming entertainment."
Bill Warner, the President of WG-Harmon, LLC (the Hard Rock's property management company) also commented, saying: "Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Las Vegas is constantly looking for ways to enhance our players' experiences. What the relationship with DoubleDown Casino enables us to do is provide just that—more fun, more play, more entertainment."