It’s all slots in our latest iGaming News update with the gambling headlines being dominated with new slot games to play and the Major Millions Jackpot being hit, once again.
Major Millions Jackpot Hit for $1,185,047
A lucky punter at a Microgaming powered online casino managed to hit the Major Millions progressive jackpot while wagering on Microgaming’s Major Millions slot game on Wednesday, 26th October 2016, resulting in the player taking home a massive cash prize of $1,185,047.
This latest Major Millions jackpot hit is the 44th win in the jackpot’s history. The Major Millions jackpot pays out an average of $552,598 approximately every eight weeks, with the largest win in the slot game’s jackpot occurring in 2012 when a lucky punter was paid out a jackpot of $1,801,517.
The Major Millions jackpot can be won on either a 3 reel classic machine or a 15 pay line cartoon-ish military themed video slot game.
The Major Millions jackpot on the 3 reel slot can be won by spinning three symbols on the third pay line, while the jackpot on the 5 reel video slot version can be won with 5 Wild symbols appearing on the 15th pay line.
Lightning Box Games Signs Agreement with William Hill
Lightning Box Games, a leading slot design specialist, has signed an agreement that will see its content being supplied to William Hill’s licensed betting offices in the UK.
In terms of the deal, the operator will have exclusive access to Lightning Box Games’ Silver Lion Deluxe and Panda Power Deluxe titles.
The content is due to be rolled out across William Hill’s 2,300 retail estate and more than 9,000 gaming machines in the UK during the second quarter of 2017, with more games to be made available thereafter.
Peter Causley, Lightning Box Managing Director and Co-Founder, said that the agreement with William Hill gives them an important breakthrough in the UK market as well as an opportunity to do true omni-channel releases to William Hill’s online, mobile and retail players.
Andrew Sackey, Head of Product and Content at William Hill, added that Lightning Box Games’ portfolio comes with a great pedigree and reputation and he is thrilled to be able to offer it to their customers as part of their great slots range.
InterCasino Launches “Crystal Clear” Slot
InterCasino has launched a new video slot from Realistic Games titled Crystal Clear and is inviting players to visit the online casino in order to participate in a special promotion to celebrate its release.
Players will earn 1 point for every amount of $4 wagered on the Crystal Clear slot game at InterCasino during the promotion which runs between now and Sunday, 30th October 2016.
The player at the top of the leader board will receive a 55” Samsung Smart Ultra HD Curved Screen Crystal Clear TV that can be exchanged for a cash amount of $1,000. The following two players on the leader board will win $300 and $150 respectively as bonuses, which will be subject to a wagering require of 5x on selected slot games.
Players must make a minimum single deposit of $50 during the promotion and accumulate a minimum of 2,000 points to qualify for the promotion.
Yggdrasil Launches “Super Heroes” Video Slot
Yggdrasil Gaming has announced the release of its newest video slot game titled Super Heroes.
The 5 reel and 20 pay line Super Heroes casino game is available to play on all HTML5 compatible devices which include Tablets, Androids, iPhones and Laptops/PCS and can be played from 20p per spin to as much as £100 per spin.
The video slot game takes place in a futuristic city, has a comic book feel and is based on 6 Super Heroes that appear in the base game as well as the Free Spins feature.
Super Heroes is presented in crisp high-definition and comes with a posted RTP of 96.1%.