Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino Guest Hits More Than $600,000 Jackpot Playing Aristocrat’s Buffalo Grand™

Shreveport, LA – A Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino, Shreveport guest turned his Thanksgiving weekend into a giant win when he hit a jackpot of more than $600,000 playing Aristocrat’s Buffalo Grand™. The lucky player won the momentous reward on Saturday, Nov. 30 at approximately 10 p.m.

A resident of Texas, the winner triggered the slot game’s progressive with a $3.75 bet. He then hit three gold wheels triggering the bonus wheel game. As the bonus game spun, the slot landed on “Grand,” hitting the progressive, and awarding him the top prize.

The jackpot was one of two major wins on Aristocrat games at a Boyd Gaming property in Louisiana on November 30.  That same day, a customer at Delta Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel also won more than a $500,000 jackpot on an Aristocrat Buffalo Grand machine.

About Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino, Shreveport

Located at 315 Clyde Fant Parkway, Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino, Shreveport includes four restaurants, luxurious signature spa- spa blu, a 1500-seat Convention Center, spacious hotel tower and outdoor pool. The property has a 30,000-square foot casino with 28 table games including Blackjack-21, Roulette, Baccarat, and Craps, and more than 1,100 video poker and slot machines. Additionally, Sam’s Town Shreveport includes the Shreveport Trading Company Gift Shop and Sam’s Town Live, an intimate venue featuring local and national musicians. More information on Sam’s Town Casino Shreveport can be found at www.samstownshreveport.com, on Facebook (www.facebook.com/SAMSTOWN), and Twitter (@stshreveport). Sam’s Town Casino Shreveport is a property of Boyd Gaming.   Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service. For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.

ABOUT ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES INC.

Aristocrat Technologies Inc. is a subsidiary of Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL), a global games leader with more than 6,000 employees. The company is licensed in approximately 300 gaming jurisdictions, operates in more than 90 countries, and offers a unique blend products and services. The company is the leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of Class III games as well as Class II Innovations for Native American casinos and emerging markets. The company’s mission is to bring joy to life through the power of play. Its values are rooted in creativity and technology, and the company has a rich history of innovation that has shaped the gaming industry over many decades. For further information, visit the company’s website at www.aristocrat-us.com