March 4, 2024


Gary, IN (March 4, 2024) Gaming fans are in luck this March as Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana rolls out new and exciting gaming offerings to the casino floor. Every week players will find new games to explore and play including three new “Shamrock Fortunes” games, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day.


According to Vice President of Casino Operations Michael Gaudreau, “We like to keep things fresh, fun and exciting for our players.  It’s the reason we take pride in being able to offer the best of the best including the top new gaming themes nationwide.”


First up for the weekend of March 8, a brand-new bank of slot machines will join the already popular gaming options in Indiana’s top casino. The new group of games is located just east of the Hard Rock Cafe center bar. There will be four new Whisker Wheels games with large LED displays – two themed Kismet Kat and two themed Karma Kat. Created by Aristocrat Games, these games feature triple metamorphic features. Landing on a colored gem can trigger the spinning wheel at the top of the screen that provides prizes and progressives. There are also Kash Re-Spins and Extra Pointers features that offer additional chances for winning.


The other four large LED displays have the brand-new Fu Dai Lian Fusion games, also by Aristocrat. These games offer a four in one game play option. These units all feature four games on one machine – Panda, Peacock, Tiger and Dragon. Players can play four games at one time – mixing and matching the characters. Boosted Bags of gold offer an elevated gaming experience.


Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day weekend March 15-17, Hard Rock Casino is adding 10 new games to the floor. Players can try their luck at the three new Shamrock Fortunes games. Complete with leprechauns, rainbows and pots of gold, Shamrock Fortunes combines fun graphics with Extra Spins, Grow Reel and Symbol Upgrades to take the fun to the next level.


Also launching on Friday, March 15, AGS’ Rakin’ Bacon Odyssey, Rakin’ Bacon Sahara and Long Bao Bao games. In Rakin’ Bacon Odyssey (2 new machines), the golden piggy travels to Ancient Greece and encounters Greek columns, laurel wreaths, chalices and lyres. In Rakin’ Bacon Sahara (2 new machines), the golden piggy heads back to Ancient Egypt and encounters ankhs, scarabs and pyramids. Long Bao Bao (2 new machines) features a family of cute dragons that emerge from three pots of gold when wilds are triggered awarding luck through unique bonuses.


On Friday, March 22, get ready for Unwooly Riches by Konami Gaming. Unwooly Riches is a surprisingly delightful and lighthearted game experience with a lot of fresh slot features for players to enjoy, including re-spins, double re-spins, free games, super free games, random multipliers up to 25x, and more. Featuring a mischievous goat character called “Spice” and an angelic sheep character called “Sugar”, Unwooly Riches by Konami Gaming, Inc. spotlights a playful battle between dark and light forces to win the player’s favor. There will be eight new machines – four will be themed Sugar and four will be themed Spice. On Friday March 22, Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana will have a launch party for these new games and give away Unwooly Riches themed T-shirts, totes, pins and stress toys. These games will be located near the main entrance to the casino.


On Friday, March 29, the Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana will launch four new Blazing Sevens video blackjack games. The more sevens the player gets, the bigger the payout. If the dealer has a seven showing, the payout could be even greater. There is an option for progressive side bets to kick the excitement up a notch.


Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana is located at 5400 West 29th Ave. in Gary, IN, directly adjacent to the I80/94 Burr Street Interchange. For more information, call 219-228-2383 or visit


About Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana:

Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana’s $300 Million casino and entertainment destination opened to the public on May 14, 2021. Hard Rock’s premier 200,000-square foot entertainment complex features over 1600 slots and 80 table games totaling more than 2,100 gaming positions. In addition to the new Hard Rock Live performance venue, Hard Rock Casino’s five dining options include Hard Rock Café, Council Oak Steaks and Seafood, YOUYU Noodle Bar, Fresh Harvest, and Constant Grind Coffee Shop, and also features a retail shop. For more information, contact