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Bally Gaming Signs Deal With Magna Entertainment

9 September 2005

LAS VEGAS – (PRESS RELEASE) -- Bally Gaming and Systems, a business unit of Alliance Gaming Corp. (NYSE: AGI), announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Magna Entertainment Corp. (MEC) (Nasdaq: MECA) to provide a complete systems and player-tracking solution and 302 gaming devices for MEC's Remington Park racino in Oklahoma City.

Scheduled to open late this fall, Remington Park will feature a combination of the Bally One System(TM) for accounting, ticketing and cashiering functions and Casino MarketPlace(TM) (CMP) from the Bally Casino Management Systems (CMS®) division for player-tracking and bonusing events. In addition, Remington Park will open with 302 Bally gaming devices out of a total of the 650 on the floor. The Bally machines will be a combination of compacted instant-bingo video machines and reel-spinning devices.

The One System provides operators with unprecedented operational flexibility in choosing games from virtually any manufacturer, as well as compatibility with advanced player tracking and other casino-related systems. The benefit to casinos is a unified operation for ease of management and oversight, reduced system administration costs, a single set of accounting reports and a dramatically improved player experience.

Recognized as the industry systems leader with more than 345,000 machines and 625 casino, bingo, Class II, central determination and lottery locations worldwide -- including more than 140 locations currently running Bally eTICKET(TM) on more than 140,000 slot machines -- the Bally Systems product line offers slot machine cash monitoring, cashless, accounting, security, maintenance, marketing, promotional and bonusing capabilities, enabling operators to accurately analyze performance and accountability while providing an enhanced level of customer service.

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