It’s a model new 12 months and Microgaming, along with its ever-expanding community of unique studios have been exhausting at work making certain shoppers can welcome in 2021 with some wonderful new content material.
Exclusive to Microgaming, the month of January is all about inquisitive leprechaun detectives, huge gorillas, and nameless bounty hunters.
All41studios‘ new title Shamrock Holmes Megaways was the primary new sport to be launched through its studio partnership. The January 5 launch features a sizeable max payout, whereas the excessive volatility 6-reel video slot additionally options essentially the most well-known leprechaun detective on this planet! It is the primary of two releases this month from the Estonia-based developer which are unique to Microgaming. Both of the brand new games make use of the trademarked Megaways mechanic, which was licensed from Aussie innovator Big Time Gaming (BTG) in October 2020, and is for the very first time accessible on the platform.
During the bottom sport, when a specific mixture of symbols and scatters land on the reels a Magic Forest Respin is awarded, full with a assured quantity of trigger-based Megaways. Landing triple scatters with Shamrock Holmes and the pixie symbols exhibiting up within the prime row, sees the respin function unleash a minimal of 117,649 methods to win.
The Irish-themed title additionally consists of Microgaming’s Rolling Reels function, which replaces successful symbols on the reels with new random symbols. Active through the base sport, further spins, and repsins, Rolling Reels triggers till there aren’t any new successful combos. Meanwhile, gamers who efficiently land 4 scatter symbols set off 10 further spins, which begin with an x2 win multiplier. The multiplier is elevated by 1x with every Rolling Reels win and the max win multiplier is limitless.
Next up is the Wild West-inspired title, The Bounty, from Stockholm and Helsinki-based iGaming studio Snowborn Games. The reels on this Spaghetti Western journey are stuffed with the mugshots of 5 low-down desperados. The participant serves because the anonymous bounty hunter, who’s challenged with monitoring the legal factor and gathering six matching wished posters to hit the jackpot.
An further spin function is triggered when gamers land a trio of Ambush Bonus symbols, making it attainable for them to gather limitless win multipliers and additional spins. The Ambush Bonus begins with eight further spins and x2 multiplier, whereas bullet symbols earn gamers further on line casino spins and dynamite icons conscious further multipliers.
Estonian sport studio Foxium delivers its newest title, Foxpot. This 3-reel multi-dimensional sport solely has one energetic line, because the Fox Wheel dominates the grid and operates as three bonus wheels multi function, together with the Money Award, the respin mode, and the multiplier, every of which capabilities with a separate set off. If that wasn’t sufficient, the Money Award Wheel contains three attainable jackpot awards, with the mini, midi, and FoxPot, which provides wins of as much as 10x the stake. Classic fruit machine lovers will benefit from the sport’s nudge function, which is an possibility in each the bottom sport and the Fox Wheel.
Independent sport studio Northern Lights Gaming launches its new sport, Golden Stallion Ultraways, on January 14. The western-themed title is the developer’s very first launch in partnership with Microgaming. A excessive volatility slot, the sport options wild horses working by way of a canyon within the Old West and many of further spins. While within the further spins mode, touchdown three scatters triggers the Ultraways mechanic, the place reel positions break up and provide double and quad symbols. The break up can result in a whopping 196,608 Ultraways.
Another new function, the Golden Sequence, can be launched on this sport. The sequence consists of a random quantity of spins between 10 and 20 being chosen and displayed on the spin counter positioned above the reels. On every of the spins, horses cease and spotlight the reels. When it will get right down to the ultimate spin of the function, all of the reels which are highlighted will rework to both higher-paying gold symbols or golden wild symbols.
Jan. 19, 20 and 26:
Microgaming follows up with the scatter-packed Hyper Strike from Gameburger Studios on January 19. The 5×3 reel, 20 payline title pays as much as 2,000x the stake and contains a gold star wild that may pay as much as 125 instances the stake on every line. Launching on January 20 is Neko Games‘ latest title, Pachinko. This video bingo game is inspired by Japan’s favourite sport, which is a cross between pinball and a slot machine. The Microgaming model captures these dynamics, swapping further balls for further spins, whereas additionally permitting gamers to find prizes hidden behind Maneki Nekos, a Japanese figurine or fortunate allure believed to convey good luck to its proprietor.
It’s the second Megaways launch for Microgaming, with All41 Studios’ Forgotten Island Megaways which launches on January 26. The Kong-inspired sport 6-reel sport is loaded with options together with Rolling Reels, further reels, and Kong Spin. When the large gorilla awakens, a particular win multiplier is utilized and limitless throughout the whole function.
Jan. 28 & extras:
Wrapping up the month is Animals of Africa from Gold Coin Studios and Roulette x5 out of Golden Rock Studios, each of which launch on January 28. They, together with 1X2gaming‘s, Whisker Jones, Lightning Box Games‘, Bondi Break, and 777 Mega Deluxe from Crazy Tooth Studio, which will be released on January 6, 18, and 21 respectively, are all contributions from just some of the Isle of Man’s industry-leading companions.
According to Microgaming’s press release, Roulette x5 is a twist on a standard European Roulette sport and is “the only one on the market that awards a ‘double your winnings’ multiplier without changing the odds for the customer.”