New slots kick off the 2017 gambling year
The New Year has only just passed, but already new slots and new deals are being brought to the frontline in the online casino world. None of the major developers or casinos are resting on their laurels, with both casino business eager to press on. Here’s a roundup of the latest industry news from across the board.
NYX lands at Mr Green
Mr Green Casino has long had a deal with NYX Interactive, which has enabled their famous online casino to offer games via NYX Gaming’s Open Gaming System (OGS). That deal was put in place back in 2013. However, Mr Green Casino’s Italian site has been – until now – left a little on the short side. The casino won’t be for much longer, though, after Mr Green Casino Italy announced that a deal has been struck with NYX that will see them able to offer games form the developer at their Italian casino site.
BetSoft launch Sin City Nights
Also, this month, BetSoft Gaming are set to launch their new Sin City Nights slot machine. The new game will see players able to take on the glorious imagery of Las Vegas, whilst enjoying a nice homage to the nightlife of the Sin City. Their new 3D slot machine will contain 5 reels and 25 paylines of slot gaming action, as well as free spins and multipliers. All winnings in the free spins bonus round of this slot are set to be tripled, whilst base game multipliers can rise as high as 15x the normal rate of pay, in a game which is a solid, authentic, representation of Las Vegas gaming.
Realistic Games joins Betfred Casino
Realistic Games are also getting in on the action this New Year, after signing a deal with Betfred Casino. Under the terms of the new deal, Betfred Casino will be able to offer a wide selection of games from the casino software provider, including such hits as Fruit Machine, and Fireworks, with the latter recently up for nomination as Game of the Year at the EGR Operator’s Awards.
NextGen launch Golden slot
If you’re a fan of NextGen Gaming, then you’ll be impressed with what their Golden slot has to offer. This new slot machine promises a 97.2% RTP rate, as well as 5 reels and 243 paylines of slot action. The slot offers up free spins and wilds, and should be available to play from this week onwards at all good casinos offering NextGen Gaming slots.
Microgaming have been busy this week, too, announcing the launch of their latest lifestyles of the rich and famous themed slot – Life of Riches. Their new 5-reel, 30-line slot is scheduled to launch this month with a 120,000-coin non-progressive jackpot, stacked wilds, free spins, and 2x multipliers. Although we’ve seen this theme before, we are anxious to see if Microgaming can improve upon it.
January and 2017 are off to a bang, one can only imagine which treats lay in store for the rest of the year, but as you can see from the sudden spate of recent releases, everything and everything is possible this year.