3 4 In 2001, a glitch was uncovered in the company's software that allowed players to earn credits on some machines without paying for them. "WMS Wins Four Awards for Player-Focused Products in Casino Journal's Top 20 Most Innovative GamingTechnology Products Awards for 2008". Contents, history edit, further information: WMS Industries, wMS Gaming is a subsidiary. 11 References edit Midway Games Form S-3 filed with the SEC and dated on November 27, 2001 Form 10-K Annual Report for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2001, WMS Industries Inc., accessed May 9, 2012 a b Hughlett, Mike (November 19, 2006). 8 9 10 The company's revenues grew to a high of 783.3million in 2011, but they decreased to 689.7million in 2012. When it is over, they decide to keep it one big secret. 6 WMS's 1996 video slot machine Reel 'em In, introduced multi-line and multi-coin secondary bonus pay-outs. 13 Some of WMS Gaming's product designs reflect the changing demographics of its industry. For casinos, it introduced My Poker video poker games. WMS Industries, which became a wholly owned subsidiary. For more than a century beginning in the late 1800s, mechanical slot machine reels employed limited themes: card suits, horseshoes, bells and stars, varieties of fruit, black bars and the Liberty Bell. Some of these games are networked within casinos and even between multiple casinos so that players have a chance to win large jackpots based on the number of machines in the network. But why did the chicken cross the road?