Review of the most popular and lucrative slots in March 2016 – Endorphina, BetSoft and NetEnt.
Young but promising team from Czechia is rightly considered an innovator in slot production due to creative design, simple game control, excellent graphics and exciting adventure storylines.
Slot Satoshi's Secret
Slot Satoshi's Secret is an exclusive product from Endorphina, dedicated to enigmatic inventor of bitcoin currency - Satoshi Nakamoto.
Atmosphere of the slot carries a player to a parallel cyberspace, where he turns into a real hacker, cracking passwords and databases in order to reveal the secret of Satoshi and win a pretty sum. Design and graphics resemble iconic film The Matrix. Reel symbols feature images of cryptocurrency and other monetary units. Unlike traditional slots, this game is equipped with 6 reels and 20 paylines, which open up more opportunities for players.
Distinctive feature of the slot is the QWERTY Bonus Game, which is triggered when symbols form the word QWERTY on the reels. Afterwards a player can hack bank accounts of three difficulty levels - green, yellow and red. Each level has its own prize. There is one more unique bonus game called Trading Bonus Game. It triggers a trading simulator Forex, where player has to take a risk and guess the currency rate in order to increase his winnings.
One more game with adventure storyline from Endorphina - The Ninja was presented at iGaming Super Show in 2015. Today it is one of the most profitable games. On five reels of the slot you will find images of real martial artists and their deadly weapons. Slot machine has 20 paylines and a special Motion Capture function. Moreover, spinning of reels is accompanied by sounds common to karate strokes, which creates the atmosphere of real fight. Black Ninja is a wild symbol. When three wild symbols land on the reels, a free spins round is triggered, during which Black Ninja crashes other symbols and substitutes for them, increasing the winnings up to 10 times. There is also a Gamble game, where player has to guess one of the offered cards.
Before Satoshi's Secret slot was released, Fairy Tale was considered to be the most popular game from Endorphina. And now it still remains popular. Distinctive features of this slot are not only the main characters - beautiful winged faeries, but additional opportunities of the bonus game with free spins. During the free spin round you can see cages with birds on the screen and the value of additional multiplier. While the reels are spinning, player collects the keys, with the help of which he can open one of the cages - in order to increase winnings. Free spins continue spinning until all cages are opened.
A new game from Endorphina, released in November 2015, slot Jetsetter has already managed to gain the leading positions among the most lucrative slots of this season. Lavish lifestyle, expensive cars, private planes, wealth and prestige are the main themes of Jetsetter. Distinctive feature of this slot is its bonus round - instead of traditional reels you will see torn bills on the screen. If they attach to each other, the bet is increased by the nominal of the bill.
The next developer of the most lucrative slots is BetSoft. Products from BetSoft are considered to be the best in the world thanks to high-quality 3D graphics, diversity of storylines and game opportunities.
One of the most profitable games from BetSoft is Mr. Vegas - a specimen of ideally designed 3D slot. The game is set in Las Vegas, where the main character Mr. Vegas is a real king of life. He is always surrounded by pretty girls, drinks expensive champagne, goes to premium class casinos and wins fantastic amounts of money.
All characters of the slot are animated and create a sense of reality. On the screen you will see five reels spinning to the strains of jazz with 30 paylines. There are no wild symbols in the slot, but free spins are available as well as a bonus game, where Mr. Vegas plays roulette having to choose numbers for placing bets, or player gets an opportunity to find himself in a parallel game. Slot also has a bonus called Money Wheel Jackpot, where spinning of Fortune's reel will award player with more prizes - free spins, bonus rounds or jackpot.
The next slot - Rook's Revenge offers player to go on a treasure hunt in the jungles of South America. This 5-reel slot with 25 paylines stands out for featuring square stone blocks instead of spinning reels, which fall downwards and form winning combinations.
One of the last developments from BetSoft is 4 Seasons, a slot released in February 2016. This Asian-themed slot with 3D graphics represents the best features of company's products. It has 5 reels with symbols of Chinese horoscope - animated animals. One of the characters is a cat with a raised paw - Chinese symbol of fortune and welfare. It acts as a wild symbol. Yin Yang symbol brings free spins. Unusual peculiarity of this game is a wheel in the left bottom corner of the screen that features images of all animals. Three upper cells of the wheel contain animals, one of them earns a gold status and the other two - silver status. Three cells on the right and three cells on the left side of the wheel earn a bronze status. When symbols of animals on the wheel and reels coincide, player gets additional multipliers 10х, 5х and 2х. With every 30 spins the wheel, which acts as a calendar, will turn and animals will change their positions in cells, and the year season will change as well.
A Christmas Carol
Game released shortly before New Year holidays - A Christmas Carol - will close the ranking of the most profitable slots from BetSoft. The storyline of this slot is based on the work of Charles Dickens "A Christmas carol". The main character is an old screw that is willing to collect as much money as possible. In the game he meets three Christmas ghosts. Graphics is simply amazing, visual effects are excellent. Christmas Carol is truly a slot of new generation. Moreover, wild symbols and free spin rounds turn the game into exciting experience.
NetEnt portfolio consists of colourful diversity of game content that enjoys casino operators' confidence and unparalleled popularity among players. Over 15 years of experience NetEnt has achieved unbelievable success in the development of online casino games and won IGA Slot Provider of the Year award in 2015.
Gonzo's Quest is the most lucrative slot from NetEnt. Anything can amaze a player in this slot: graphics, unusual background music, and non-traditional rules of the game. The story takes us in enigmatic Eldorado - country of wealth and gold, where conquistador Gonzo will show players the way to prizes. Instead of reels you will find square stones lined up in 5 vertical rows, making 3 horizontal lines of symbols. The most interesting thing is that when you get the same symbols, stones explode and new symbols appear on the screen. Slot has 20 paylines, bonus rounds with free spins, and when player gets a combination of certain symbols, for example 3, 4 or 5 silver ones, his winnings will be multiplied by 50, 250 and even 2500.
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack and the Beanstalk is another masterpiece from NetEnt. Player accompanied by Jack, a character from widely known fairy tale, tries to climb a beanstalk in order to get the highest prize - 600000 coins. This game was presented at ICE Totally Gaming in February 2016 as a product of new generation - the first virtual reality slot.
Space Wars is a space-mission 3D slot with 5 reels and 4 rows of symbols. Characters are funny inhabitants of distant galaxies. There are no bonus games and free spins, but it is offset by possibilities of wild symbol and Respin function. When you get a winning combination, an alien is placed into a glass capsule, located on the right side of the screen. It's cloned in the capsule and clones are released onto the reels that respin, increasing the chances of winning combinations.
Slot Koi Princess, released in the end of 2015, uses the theme of Japanese anime. It is the first time that NetEnt uses such a theme. But this slot stands out not for its graphics, although it was developed in an interesting style. The key focus here is on different features and special symbols, several free spin rounds, and unusual bonus games, which will offer players one of the three fishes.