September 04, 2014

Maryland Live! Casino Wins 17 1st Place "Best of Gaming" Awards From Casino Player Magazine

Hanover, MD (May 28, 2014) – Maryland Live! Casino has been recognized as one of the nation’s Top 15 Casinos for Slots by Strictly Slots Magazine, a leading gaming publication dedicated exclusively to slots players. With over 4,200 of the latest state-of-the-art slot machines, Maryland Live! is “a haven for casino indulgence – especially for slots players,” according to the publication, which treks annually across the country looking for the casinos that offer the best selection of slot machines and promotions. “Maryland Live! Casino is honored to be recognized by Strictly Slots as one of best casinos in the nation for slots players,” said Rob Norton, President and General Manager, Maryland Live! Casino. “Our objective has always been to offer our customers the latest and best mix of slot games available in the industry.” In keeping with this pledge, Maryland Live! has introduced more than 200 new slot machine game titles to the casino floor over the past year, including the region’s first $500 Double Diamond Deluxe game, which gives players a chance to hit a half million dollar jackpot; and the popular Blazing 7s game, available for the first time in Maryland with a version that pays back up to 98%. Among the new games and classic favorites are WHEEL OF FORTUNE, the smash-hit progressive based on the legendary game show; WILLY WONKA, which features bonuses based around favorite Wonka characters and free spin bonuses; IRON MAN, featuring an expanded reel array with 80 lines of action; WIZARD OF OZ, complete with superb surround-sound effects; and TARZAN & JANE, featuring an incredible Wild Play feature and eight high hit frequency bonus features. From the King of the Jungle to the King of Pop, the MICHAEL JACKSON slots at Maryland Live! showcase a custom surround-sound chair for an unprecedented audio experience, five smash hit songs, a huge progressive jackpot, mystery wilds and free game bonuses. “Today’s technology offers slots players an immersive and interactive experience,” continues Mr. Norton. “Our mix of cutting-edge slot machines, combined with fast and friendly customer service, live entertainment, and great dining options, creates a complete entertainment experience for slots customers at Maryland Live!.” Other new game titles include THE WALKING DEAD, a Zombie-filled world of wheel bonuses and surprise spins based on the smash TV series; and just in time for its final season, the TRUE BLOOD vampires thrill players with bonus game features and progressive jackpots. Maryland Live! Casino also recently added ZZ Top, Clue, Buffalo Stampede, Deal or No Deal, NASCAR, Let’s Make a Deal, and more. Available denominations include 1¢, 2¢, 5¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1 and $2; and a High Limit Slots Room that offers $5, $10, $25, $100 and $500 denominations. About Maryland Live! Casino Maryland Live! Casino is conveniently located at the Arundel Mills Mall, halfway between Baltimore and Washington, directly off the Baltimore-Washington Parkway at Arundel Mills Blvd. and Route 100 in Hanover, MD (Anne Arundel County), with easy access off I-95 at Route 100. Open 24/7, the $500+ million Maryland Live! Casino is one of the largest commercial casinos in the country with 189 live action table games, including Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Mini-Baccarat, Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive, and a Poker Room; more than 4,200 of the latest slot machines; and two High Limit rooms. A variety of irresistible dining options include Bobby’s Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; The Cheesecake Factory®; Phillips® Seafood; the Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse The Prime Rib®; the multi-station Live! Buffet; Noodles Ramen Bar; and the new Luk Fu, featuring authentic South East Asian cuisine. A sizzling nightlife, including live entertainment at Rams Head Center Stage and the unique, interactive R Bar, completes the world-class gaming and entertainment experience. Other first-class amenities include the Shop Live! retail store; a bus lounge, and a secure covered 5,000-space parking garage with valet service, free self-parking and direct elevator access to the casino floor. Maryland Live! Casino is owned and operated by The Cordish Companies. Call 855-5MD-LIVE (855-563-5483); or visit www.marylandlivecasino.com or www.myliveonlinecasino.com Follow Maryland Live! Casino on Facebook and Twitter. For employment opportunities, visit www.jobsatmarylandlivecasino.com. About Cordish The Cordish Companies, now in its fourth generation of family ownership, is an international conglomerate of businesses, including one of the leading gaming, entertainment and real estate development companies in the United States. The company has diverse development expertise with divisions focused on Gaming & Lodging, Entertainment & Mixed-Use, Sports Anchored Districts, Shopping & Lifestyle Retail, Office and Residential. The Cordish Companies also owns and manages a diverse group of operating businesses, ranging from gaming, restaurants/clubs to live music promotion and film/media distribution. The company values itself on the quality of its operations, its long-term relationships, and high level of integrity in all of its endeavors. The Cordish Companies is the largest and most successful developer of entertainment districts and concepts in the United States. In particular, the company has unparalleled experience in creating and revitalizing high-profile destinations in urban core locations. Many of The Cordish Companies’ projects involve public/private partnerships and are of unique significance to the cities in which they are located. Prime examples are the company’s prominent role in the redevelopment of Baltimore’s world-famous Inner Harbor; Atlantic City, NJ; Hollywood, FL; Charleston, SC; Houston, TX; Louisville, KY; Tampa FL; Kansas City, MO; and Towson, MD. The Cordish Companies has received the highest possible national awards in its various area of expertise. In real estate, The Cordish Companies has received an unprecedented seven Urban Land Institute Awards of Excellence. www.cordish.com