Friday, 20 September 2019

Microgaming, Play’n GO And Yggdrasil Release New Online Slot Games

Microgaming, Play'n GO and Yggdrasil New Slots

Microgaming, Play’n GO and Yggdrasil have all released new slots this week.

Popular provider Microgaming, the firm behind hit slots such as Thunderstruck II and Immortal Romance, announced the new slot this week. The game, titled Tweethearts, was developed by Just For The Win exclusively for Microgaming and is set in a tropical jungle where players follow a pair of birds who have fallen love.

The game uses a 5×3 layout with 17 paylines and the reels are packed with symbols that include multi-coloured parrots as well as Free Spins, Wild and scatter symbols, all of which trigger different features and help you land multiple wins. Speaking of features, the game is packed full of them!

In addition, the slot has a special Double Lucky Line running along the middle row of all five reels. Landing two matching symbols on this will trigger the Double Lucky Line where all symbols are counted as two for any winning combinations or spins.

The Random Wild feature transforms two to six random symbols into Wilds to help you make more wins while triggering the Free Spins feature rewards you with 10 spins with a chance to earn more as you play. Lastly, the Wild Lucky feature unlock extra double symbol positions on the reels.

James Buchanan, the Director of Global Operations at Microgaming, said in a statement: “Marking the fifteenth game developed by Just For The Win exclusively for Microgaming, Tweethearts combines colourful graphics, an idyllic atmosphere and a serene soundtrack to create a truly unique and charismatic slot. Random Wilds in addition to the Double Lucky Line feature adds another element of excitement to the gameplay, and this new title is set to entice players of all levels.”

Johan Persson, the CEO at Just For The Win, added: “We are thrilled to introduce Tweethearts, a vibrant online slot sending players soaring deep into the heart of a secret jungle and delivering exciting gameplay along the way. The action never stops in this tropical love bird themed game, with the Double Lucky Line feature and an array of wilds driving the action throughout. The free spins feature can be exceptionally rewarding, with win potential of up to 2,500 times the initial bet. We can’t wait for players to experience the sights and sounds of Tweethearts’ jungle paradise.”

Play’n GO’s New Spy-Themed Slot

Meanwhile, Play’n GO announced a brand new slot this week too. The game, titled Mission Cash, is spy-themed and takes inspiration from various spy movies and television shows including the James Bond and Kingsman franchises, The Man From U.N.C.L.E and Austin Powers.

The slot is set in London and feature four main symbols, each based on a different spy. The symbols include the male blue spy, female red spy, female purple spy and male green spy. What’s more, each of the spy symbols also acts as Wild symbols to help you make more winning combinations.

Other features in the slot include the free spins feature where players earn eight free spins with the potential for more. Meanwhile, the Take The Shot feature where regular symbols can be shot and transformed into Expanding Wilds, creating more winning combinations.

Speaking about the new slot and future releases, Play’n GO CEO Johan Törnqvist said: “Mission Cash is based on a well-loved theme, and we’re bringing the fun and excitement it generates into this game. Players will love how we’ve captured the essence of the genre in the look and the gameplay. We’re approaching the end of the year but, after Mission Cash, there are still plenty more titles to come. We’ve performed strongly throughout 2019, and we intend to continue that through the final quarter and into 2020.”

Yggdrasil’s Exclusive Slot

Software provider Yggdrasil also launched a new slot this week, exclusive only to Swedish casino operator ATG. The game, titled Racing Lovers, focuses on a championship horse race where riders race for cash prizes and winning combinations. The game includes four high-paying horse symbols as well as the traditional Wilds and Scatters.

What’s more, Racing Lovers is packed with numerous special features to make the game fun and exciting. The Pick And Click bonus requires players to click symbols to the game’s various special features including free spins, multipliers and additional Wild symbols.

Unfortunately, Racing Lovers is only available at Swedish betting operator ATG which launched its online casino back in January this year. Soon after its launch, Yggdrasil struck a content agreement with the website, providing the casino and betting operator with a collection of its games.

Natalya Ovchinnikova, the Slots Product Owner at Yggdrasil, said in a statement: “Racing Lovers combines classic slot game gameplay that players love with the exciting and popular sport of horse racing, offering a thrilling and unique experience for a variety of player types.

“With highly engaging graphics and fantastic features that take you to the heart of the racing action, this slot will immerse players in a completely new environment. We’re delighted to launch it exclusively with ATG and its customer base and extend our partnership.”

Christian Erlandsson, the Head of Casino at ATG, added: “We are excited and very much looking forward to launching our first exclusive slot. Racing Lovers is a horse racing-themed slot game that aligns perfectly with ATG and our customer base. We value our partnership with Yggdrasil and are looking forward to continue building this relationship moving forward.”