As more and more people decide to take to online casinos to gamble from the comfort of their own home, the popularity of online gambling has exploded. Online casinos are offering all the fun of casino games with none of the hassle found in land-based casinos.
The games have made the move to the digital arena with great success, which is particularly true for online slots. These are the most popular amongst online gamblers and for good reason. They offer a huge variety of games and themes, and bet sizes to suit all pockets.
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One of the leading casino gaming software providers, Microgaming, has announced 4 new video slots to go live on July 1st 2009. Included in the new games is a mega 100 pay-line slot.
The new slot machines are:
Fortune Finder Slot
This 5 reel slot with 30 pay-lines features a mining theme, with symbols such as mining carts, dynamite, mining picks, gold nuggets, and an old miner. The innovative feature of this slot game is the ability for the player to choose the wild symbol. You will have the choice of 3 symbols to use as your substitute so if one is not working out for you, you can change to another one. Also included are the standard bonus features of free spins with multipliers and a gamble game.
Pedal Power Slot
Pedal Power is a new bicycling themed slot machine which will appeal to bicyclists or fans of pro cycling such as the Tour de France. The slot features 5 reels and 15 pay-lines with symbols showcasing different cycling scenes as well as trophies, stopwatches and bicycling accessories. This slot game also offers an innovative choice when it comes to the bonus game; you can choose between 25 free spins with a 2x multiplier, 10 free spins with a 5x multiplier or 5 free spins with a 10x multiplier.
Sterling Silver Slot
Celebrating the rising prices of sliver, the symbols on the Sterling Silver slot game are all made of silver. This 5 reel 25 pay-line slot offers players all of the standard video slot features like scatters, wild symbols, free spins, bonus features and a gamble game.
Summer Holidays Slot
Just in time for the summer holidays is the new mega 100 pay-line video slot called Summer Holidays which features 5 reels and 4 rows of symbols. The symbols themselves depict fun summer activities such as bicycling, swimming, boating, as well as summer foods and chilled drinks. The wild symbol is one of the highlights of this slot because it stacks up on a reel and replaces all symbols expect scatters.
Keep a look out for these exciting new video slot machines at Microgaming online casinos such as Blackjack Ballroom and Roxy Palace Casino. Unfortunately these casinos are not open to new US players.
Over Summer 2009 Super Slots is holding a series of online slots tournaments with prizes totaling $700,000. While the first tournament is nearing completion, the second tournament will be starting soon.
Each of the 3 slots tournaments feature a $200,000 prize pool, with first place in each taking out $50,000. There is also an additional $100,000 Summer Slots Overall Prize that will be shared amongst the top 5 slots players over all three events.
The first tournament of the series started on June 10th and will finish on June 30th, so there are still a few days left if you want to have a dash at the prize. The tournament is being played on The Right Prize slot.
The second tournament will start on July 1st and run until July 31st and will be played on the Wheel of Chance slot. The third tournament will run from August 1st to August 31st on The Reel Deal slot. The Summer Slots Overall Prize will also be awarded on August 31st.
If you want to take part in this great slots tournament series, check out Super Slots for more information or to signup.
To celebrate the 4th of July Golden Casino is holding a special slots tournament. Starting July 3, and running for 2 weeks until July 14, you can take part in the 4th of July 44 Cent Special Slots Tournament that features a guaranteed prize pool of $144,444.
The tournament will use the Independence Day slot, which is particularly appropriate for the occasion with it’s red, white and blue theme and slot symbols that include the Statue of Liberty, the Liberty Bell and the Declaration of Independence.
You can buy in for just $0.44 with a starting balance of $100, and you can re-buy as many times as you want. First place will take home $64,444, and the top 500 slots players will share in the prize money.
To take part in the 4th of July 44 Cent Special slots tournament go to Golden Casino, download the software and signup for an account. If you are new to Golden Casino you can take advantage of their fantastic 100% Welcome Bonus when you make your first deposit and get up to $555 free. And if you are still in the mood for more slots tournaments, you will also receive a free entry into an exclusive slots tournament with a prize pool of $3,000.
Registration is already open, so head on over to Golden Casino now to secure your spot in the tournament and you might find even more reasons to celebrate Independence Day.
Loose Caboose is an new slot game from Real Time Gaming. The theme of this new slot is an old Western railway and train. The symbols featured on this 5 reel, 25 pay-line slot include a train caboose, train, train conductor, engineer, lady passenger and a train ticket.
The substitute is the Engineer, this wild symbol will substitute for all other symbols expect for the scatter and can multiply your winnings.
The scatter symbol is the train caboose. If you spin up 3 or more scatters you will trigger the Cash Train bonus game. During the bonus game the Cash Train will appear and move across the top row of reel symbols to reveal bonuses such as free games, free game prize multipliers or bonus symbols. There is also a chance that the Cash Train will contine across 1 or even 2 additional rows revealing bonuses. Once the Cash Train departs the free spins will start. During the free spins there is an additional gold bonus symbol that acts as an addition engineer substitute. Plus, if you get 3 or more Cabooses during the free spins you will get 5 extra free spins.
The new Loose Caboose slot game has a great theme and an interesting and fun bonus game. This new slot will be available soon at Cherry Red Casino, SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino.
Drawing on imagery from fantasy and legends, the new Mystic Dragon slot features dragons, knights, volcanoes, fair maidens, castles and treasure. It is a 5 reel slot with 25 pay-lines.
The dragon is the substitute or wild symbol. The dragon only appears on reels 2, 3 and 4 and will substitute for all other symbols except the Volcano scatter. Prizes are doubled for each dragon that is in a winning pay-line.
The Volcano scatter will multiply wins and you will receive between 7 and 100 free games when you spin up 3, 4 or 5 of them. During the free games feature, all wins are doubled, the dragon wild symbol is stacked and the feature can be re-triggered by spinning up more volcanoes.
If you love medieval and fantasy themes then you will love the new Mystic Dragon slot game which will be available at Cherry Red Casino and is coming soon to SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino.
The legendary oil industry of Texas is the theme for this new slot from Real Time Gaming. This 5 reel, 25 pay-line slot features symbols of oil barrels, big trucks, piles of cash, workers, oil wells and the Texan Oil Tycoon.
The wild symbol is the Texan Oil Tycoon. The Tycoon only appears on reel 3 and will substitute for all symbols expect for the scatter. When the Tycoon substitutes in a winning pay-line the prize is multiplied by 2, 3, 5 or 10.
The scatter symbol is the Oil Well symbol. When you spin up 3 or more Oil Wells you trigger the pick bonus game. You will be able choose one of the oil well symbols, which will reveal up to 25 free games. During the free games all prizes will be tripled. If you are lucky you can even re-trigger the bonus game during your free spins.
This new slot features a fun theme, there is lots of money and black gold. You will be able to play this slot at Cherry Red Casino, SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino.
New from Real Time Gaming is the London Inspector slot machine. Featuring 5 reels and 25 pay-lines, London Inspector is similar to other bonus slots. It’s theme is based around Victorian era police inspectors and detectives, clearly paying homage to Sherlock Holmes, with symbols including an inspector, pocket watch, police helmet, magnifying glass, police badge and a lantern.
The pocket watch is the wild card symbol which can substitute for any other symbol except for the scatter.
The scatter symbol is the Inspector, which multiples wins. It also triggers free spins when you spin up 3 or more of them. All wins are tripled during the free spins bonus game and if you spin up another Inspector symbol during the free spins you will receive 5 more. And if you happen to spin up 5 Inspectors in the same pay-line you will get 75 times your bet!
The London Inspector slot has a sophisticated theme that will appeal to mystery and book lovers, the slot itself feels very warm and cozy as you play in the Inspectors drawing room or study. The bonus game changes the location to be outside in an eerie alley.
You can find the new London Inspector slot game at Cherry Red Casino, SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino.
The new Sea Captain slot features a fun nautical theme, with symbols that include lighthouses, crabs, fish, ships, squids and the sea captain himself. This new video slot has 5 reels and 25 pay-lines.
The wild symbol is the squid, it can substitute for all symbols except for the sea captain symbol, which is the scatter. The wild symbol only appears on reels 2 and 4 and doubles the winnings on pay-lines that use it.
The scatter symbol is the old Sea Captain whom the slot is named for. The scatter pays well as it multiplies wins. If you spin up 3 or more sea captains you will get 7 free spins, and you can increase this by spinning up more sea captains during your free spins bonus game (whenever you spin up 1 sea captain you will receive 1 free spin).
The Sea Captain slot game also has an attached random progressive jackpot that you could win at any time.
To play the new Sea Captain slot machine go to an RTG online casino, we highly recommend Cherry Red Casino, SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino.
Online Casinos using the Real Time Gaming software, such as SlotsOasis, Cherry Red Casino and Rushmore Casino are adding five new slot machine games.
The 5 new RTG slots have very different themes, have 5 reels with 25 paylines and some nice bonus games and features. The new slots are:
- Loose Caboose
- Mystic Dragon
- Texan Tycoon
- Sea Captain
- London Inspector
If you want to play the new slots they are available at Cherry Red Casino and should be coming soon to SlotsOasis and Rushmore Casino, they all offer great deposit bonuses and have a great range of bonus slots for you to play as well.