David Williams | 27 Mar 2013
There is some very exciting Microgaming news; not only are there new game debuts, but many old favorites have been adapted for mobile device use including Avalon and Agent Jane Blonde. Microgaming has made mobile gaming set up a simple process. Going mobile involves five easy steps: select a casino, enter phone number, key in “captcha” to trigger data verification capability, opt for real-money or free play and finally, open an account. At Microgaming websites, all personal data is instantly encrypted.
Microgaming mobile offers the option of selecting games for instant, automatic download to your phone’s apps folder or to a special games app folder. Six new slots have joined old favorites at Ruby Fortune, Spin Palace and Betway. One European roulette game is iPad compatible. Visit these sites to find old favorites in new format as well as Burning Desire and Adventure Palace that have crossed over from the desktop to the touch screen.
Burning Desire is the first mobile crossover based on the famous Microgaming 243 win system. Another interesting change is that symbols now appear on a black background, making game scenes even brighter and more enticing. Big payouts are tied to bell, diamond and rose icons. The five reels self-adjust to the device being used which enables play possible on 25 lines. All symbols have scatter capability. Ten coins per line for a possible $250 makes every gamer feel like a high roller. Heartthrob icons on the 2nd and 4th reel guarantee a nice purse. Gold coin scatters can lead to a 90,000 coin collection. At any time gamers can click on a symbol for payout data.
Back for more fun in the jungle, Adventure Palace is once again a 5-reel, 9-pay-line adventure. The Elephant is wild and is talented at making win combinations with double payout. The Temple scatter triggers fantastic bonus games when three appear. Win any way on a free play to gain a triple payout. Along with tigers, peacocks, monkeys and jungle sounds, Adventure Palace features the Gamble zone, a desktop to iPhone crossover. Many Microgaming sites are offering a $10 play incentive for giving this game a mobile tryout to possibly win a $50,000 jackpot.
Mobile Air is heralding the debut of Thunderstruck II for Android and iOS. Thor, the hammer, Odin and Loki await gamers along with wild multiplier, Thunderstruck, that subs for all symbols and doubles winnings on pay-lines it finishes. Two hammer scatters guarantee a payout. Three hammers trigger entrance to the Great Hall of Spins bonus game. With the same level of graphic and color quality, Microgaming proves that big things do come in little packages.
Ladies Nite is a new mobile slot at All Scots. This 5-reel, 9-pay-line, 45 coin game features face-card symbols plus lipstick, booze and male stripper icons waiting for an invitation to your iPhone. Wager limits range from $0.01 to $1.00 with a bet-cap of $45 per spin. Gamers are urged to watch for a snazzy, pink, wild icon, Wild pink subs for all but scatter, the male stripper. Three of him in a row awards 15 free spins. Payout goes higher during free spin time. Many sites offer a $5.00 reward for giving this game a try.
Give you iPhone a spring break as you play Microgaming’s new Spring Break slot. There are beach-related symbols ranging from sunbathers and sunsets to barbecue and lots of foodie icons. Spring Break is wild and subs for all symbols except for Beach Party, the scatter. In the Gamble Zone, pick a card color and double your score. Three beach parties equals 15 free spins. Three beach parties during a free spin wins 15 more free spins.
The reborn Avalon features 20 play-lines, 5 reels and a 3,000 coin jackpot. Among the crowns, treasure chests and chalices, Lady of the Lake reigns as the scatter. Three ladies on five reels wins 12 free spins. Avalon is wild and subs to make winning combinations. Avalon can be download to your mobile internet browser to save phone memory.