The phenomena Fusion Hybrid electronic table game (ETG) terminals are not new in the US. In fact, Scientific Games (SG) has successfully installed this type of terminal across different states and casinos for a couple of years now.
However, as demand is steadily increasing for easy access to table games, so does the offers. And in this day and age, you also have to compete with a whole new segment, the online player base. So, how could ETG’s attract both types of players?
What is an ETG?
First, for all of you that don’t know what an ETG is. Basically, an ETG and in this case SG’s Fusion Hybrid links up multiple live table games to one access point. Which means that you can join a live game such as Baccarat, Roulette, Blackjack, and Three Card Poker from a touchscreen terminal.
In essence, it gives you the power to place bets simultaneously on more than one type of game at once. But still, remain in a live casino environment. And this is one of the benefits and great appeal to many players.
The true attraction of ETG’s
The truth be told, sitting at a live table game for the first time can be intimidating. And this is why many players choose to take their first steps online. And here is where ETG’s comes into play. Indeed, if you opt to play from an ETG, you’ll have your own terminal to bet from. But, most importantly if you’re new to the game, the ETG allows you to learn it.
But there also rumours that ETGs are the favourite of experienced players because they can bet on more than one table at once. So, ETG’s have become a staple in most Casinos operating any live games. And most recently in New Hampshire where Scientific Games has installed the latest variation of ETGs. Now, many wonder if NJ will pick up on the trend and expand its ETG across its casino floors. Time will tell…