Identifying the demand of the horse racing Multi-Terminal Gaming Machines (MTGM), casino equipment brand Konami’s “Fortune Cup” distributed by Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE), were installed in five of the casinos in Macau during 2019. The fourth unit was recently installed and is now operating as a part of the new ETG zone at Studio City Macau. The fifth unit is also available at a casino of the largest single structure hotel building in Asia on the Cotai Strip.
Created by the Konami Corporation, Fortune Cup was one of a number of unusual casino games developed by the video game company. The arcade-style MTGM comprises a central 274cm-wide race track for eight horses, which can move freely and independently across the course. There are 12 high-definition touchscreen terminals for players to place bets and view horse odds, race statistics and comprehensive bet options for win, place, and quinella.
Integrated the mechanical field racecourse with real-time digital video animation, a large LCD screen to offer spectators sports broadcasts. Cantonese voice-overs for these broadcasts are jointly produced by electronic gaming equipment supplier APE and renowned Hong Kong horse racing commentator Samuel Hung.