Tag Archives: aruze gaming america
- Aruze plays a game of musical chairs
October 4, 2017
Gaming device maker Aruze Gaming America Inc. has started a game of musical chairs as part of its reorganization, the company announced on Tuesday. The reorganization comes as the company faces a patent breach suit that Japanese gaming firm Universal Entertainment Corp. filed last month. In a press statement issued...
- Universal lodges a patent breach suit vs. Okada firm
September 25, 2017
Japanese gaming firm Universal Entertainment Corp. has filed a JPY100 million (US$890,684) suit against casino mogul Kazuo Okada for the failure of his privately held companies to pay patent licensing fees to the company. Universal announced before the Japan Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (Jasdaq) on Friday that they...
- Aruze to pump out more slot machines with PHL plant expansion
July 29, 2015
Expect more slot machines soon as gaming device maker Aruze Gaming America, Inc., which supplies roughly 10% of slot machines worldwide, announced plans to expand its $35-million factory in the Philippines. Aruze Gaming America is planning to churn out more slot machines soon. The gaming device maker, which currently supplies...
- Okada wins license renewal in Mississippi but Japan taxman has questions
March 20, 2015
Mississippi regulators renewed the gaming license of Universal Entertainment chairman Kazuo Okada (pictured) on Thursday, but the renewal came with strings attached. The Mississippi Gaming Commission (MGC) voted to approve the ‘suitability’ of Okada and Universal’s US gaming device subsidiary Aruze Gaming America, but only on the condition that a...
- Can iGaming entities share more?
February 5, 2014
Transparency is a greatly sought after thing everywhere you go. In the medical industry, the sharing of techniques could not only reduce the cost of many procedures but also increase their success as well. While the same principle applies, the end result at stake is not so important in the...
- Kazuo Okada gets California license, says he is ‘suitable’
April 26, 2013
Not one to turn down a not-so humble brag when the opportunity arises, Japanese tycoon Kazuo Okada announced that Aruze Gaming America, his wholly-owned US subsidiary of Universal Entertainment, has been granted a California gaming license by the California Gambling Control Commission (CGCC). As far as Okada's concerned, the CGCC's...