“We will overcome this” – Electrocoin confident of industry future
  • 21st May 2020

With the summer of 2020 potentially set to be wiped from the calendar, Coinslot spoke to Electrocoin MD John Stergides about his strategy for the immediate future, as well as the trials overcome by the industry in the past. With over 50 years in the amusement industry, John Stergides is well placed to assess what…

Bar-X online with Realistic Games
  • 12th May 2020

Award-winning casino content developer Realistic Games has signed a deal with land-based supplier Electrocoin to adapt famous brands such as the Bar-X series for online slot players. Realistic Games will transform all of the classic titles including Bar-X, Super Bar-X, Magic 7, Magic 10, Bar-X 7even and Big 7 into online games that uphold the…

The Beatles pinball nominated for Best Licensed Product
  • 23rd April 2020

The Beatles Pinball by Stern has been nominated for Best Licensed Product at the 2020 International Licensing Awards. Distributed by Electrocoin, The Beatles pinball machine went up against 600 entries from 22 countries to become one of the nominated products, with the winner set to be unveiled at the awards ceremony of the licensing expo. “I’ve…

Electrocoin Aftersales: More than a spares supplier
  • 31st March 2020

With the continued success of its legacy machines, Electrocoin Aftersales support has been developed to offer much more than the supply of spares. Whilst a major function of any after sales operation is to support products with spares and advice, Electrocoin Aftersales has expanded its after sales support network designed to ensure the longevity of…

Stergides reunion with Arturo Manso
  • 24th March 2020

  Thirty- five years ago a young Spaniard named Arturo Manso wanted to go to the UK to work. He had been told to find John at Electrocoin by a company in his home country of Spain, called Inter, which manufactured amusement machines. Arturo wanted to learn English as well as find work. He found…

Monte Carlo gives players more choice
  • 17th March 2020

Electrocoin’s Cat C digital content goes from strength to strength with a spate of new games under development that will see the Monte Carlo library expand to 21 games giving the players more choice, Monte Carlo has proven to be successful in both the pub and arcade sector of the business with a mix of…

The pub market has turned a corner
  • 17th March 2020

After a period of decline, the UK pub market appears to have found firmer footing, but there is still work to be done to smooth over investment disparity, comments Electrocoin’s Kevin Weir. Coinslot: What is the state of the pub market in 2019? What trends do you expect to see as the year continues? Kevin…

Eye-catching redemption additions
  • 17th March 2020

As the redemption sector continues to grow so does the Electrocoin eye-catching redemption machine estate, with a number of the company’s ticket-payout products already making waves this year. Electrocoin’s portfolio of redemption games is continuously expanding and this was more than evident at the EAG 2020 show. “Redemption and prize vend games are becoming increasingly…

The redemption market will continue to grow
  • 17th March 2020

    Electrocoin has championed the redemption market since its inception, and as we head into the 2020 season it shows little sign of slowing, comments, John A Stergides. Coinslot: Redemption has been one of the defining products in the amusements sector over the past few years, how do you see the marketplace developing in…

BACTA Presidents reflect on the past and look to the future
  • 17th March 2020

The iconic Hippodrome Casino in central London, played host to a distinguished group of industry thought leaders last week for the inaugural Bacta Past Presidents Dinner. The brain child of the most recent past BACTA president,  Electrocoin’s Gabino Stergides, whose Bacta presidency covered the period 2017-2019, the dinner was attended by: Frank Manzi (National Chairman:…