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December 14, 2017

Scientific Games Interactive Brings Online Games to Italy

LAS VEGAS and CHICAGO – December 14, 2017 – SG Interactive, a division of Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”), announced today that the Company’s titles will be available in Italy through partnerships with various operators beginning on November 27. This marks the first time SG Interactive games will be accessible in the regulated Italian market.
 
Eleven SG Interactive titles are currently certified for release in Italy, including player-favorite brands such as Spartacus Gladiator of Rome, Rainbow Riches Free Spins and 88 Fortunes. Branded titles including Monopoly, Wonder Woman, Titanic and other popular licensed brands are also available. A strong roadmap of proven games and new innovative titles will follow from the SG Interactive game studios: WMS, Bally, Barcrest, Shuffle Master and the newly acquired Red7Mobile.
 
Initially, games will be live first with Betsson Group’s StarCasino.it, and other clients including Snai, Sisal and Bwin to follow. The Company expects more partners to jump on board as the market continues to grow.
 
Andrea Rossi, Managing Director of Southern Europe and LatAM at Betsson Group, said, “We’re excited to be the first to launch the new SG Interactive titles in Italy. The Company’s library has proven to be popular and successful in our other jurisdictions, and we’re confident Italian players will be thrilled to have these themes available.”
 
Leigh Nissim, SVP and Managing Director, B2B for SG Interactive, said, “It’s encouraging to see our games made available to new players in untapped markets. This launch is a fantastic milestone for SG Interactive and an indicator that we’re constantly looking to expand our online presence in Europe. We look forward to working with our partners in Italy to bring players best-in-class gaming content.”
 
 
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) is the global leader in technology-based gaming systems, table games, table products and instant ticket games and a leader in products, services and content for gaming, lottery and interactive markets. Scientific Games delivers what customers and players value most: trusted security, creative content, operating efficiencies and innovative technology. Today, we offer customers a fully integrated portfolio of technology platforms, robust systems, engaging content and unrivaled professional services. For more information, please visit www.scientificgames.com.
 
COMPANY CONTACTS:
Investor Relations:
Scientific Games:  Bill Pfund +1 702-532-7663
Vice President, Investor Relations
bill.pfund@scientificgames.com

Media Relations:
Scientific Games: Susan Cartwright +1 702-532-7981
Vice President, Corporate Communications
susan.cartwright@scientificgames.com
 
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