As the AskGamblers Awards race is soon to be finished, everyone’s eager to find out who the winners in their respective categories are. Most of you already know that the AskGamblers Awards virtual ceremony will take place on 17 June at 8 PM CET, so be sure to set a reminder to tune in and see whether your favourite candidate(s) won our prestigious accolade!
For those of you who haven’t recently checked on the finalists’ list (well, we don’t believe you guys exist) – we’re here to walk you through the online slots that have made the final cut!
Ok, we are using this last opportunity to do a little recap of the top 10 online slots that, thanks to you and your votes, made their way to the AskGamblers Awards finals, in the Best New Slot category.
In case you haven’t had a chance to try some of these games, or you haven’t cast your vote yet, – no need to worry – we are about to go through the selection of 10 best slot finalists and help you make your decision. Now, let’s see why these games are so great and what makes them so special!
Powered by Pragmatic Play, Big Bass Bonanza is a 10-payline video slot that features retriggers, multipliers, Free Spins and an RTP of 96.71%. Being a high volatility slot with high paying symbols, Big Bass Bonanza Slot offers a possibility of scoring up to 200x your bet. You need to land 3 or more scatters to activate the Free Spins feature, where the Wilds are collected until the end of the round.
Relax Gaming’s Money Train 2 features HD visuals, re-spins with multipliers up to 10x, and a jackpot of 50,000x. A skull is a wild symbol with an ability to replace for others, helping you complete a winning combo across the 5 reels and 40 paylines. The Money Cart Bonus can either be bought in or you can wait to land at least 3 Bonus symbols anywhere on the reels. In short, this slot is a perfect opportunity to join the gang of gunfighters on a daring journey.
Various colourful creatures that occur in Reactoonz 2 Slot give this Play’n GO game a nice and amusing vibe. There are 4 smaller Reactoonz and 4 larger ones that award bigger prizes. Four different wilds – Energoon Wild, Gargantoon Wild, Electric Wild and Uncharged Wild can substitute for all the symbols giving your winnings a big boost. Quantumeter is placed on the left side of the screen and fills on your winning spins.
As the name suggests, BGaming’s Elvis Frog in Vegas is a video slot inspired by Elvis Presley, only with a frog being the main character. Set on a 5×3-reel layout, the game offers a possibility to snag a top prize of 2,500x your total stake which may equally be appealing to both high rollers and newbies. Wilds, scatters, Blazing Reels, Coin Respin, Tutti-frutti jackpot, and a gamble game are all here to ensure you remain entertained.
Extremely popular release by Thunderkick, Esqueleto Explosivo 2 is an action-packed slot featuring 5 reels, 3 rows, 99 connecting paylines, and an RTP of 96.13%. It is a sequel to the renowned Esqueleto Explosivo game, only this time around you get to experience a more intense celebration of the Day of the Dead. With Dropping symbols, Mucho multiplier, Explosivo wild, and the bonus game, Thunderkick has virtually taken every aspect of the first game to max the settings.
Mystery Museum slot runs on Push Gaming’s platform and is a highly volatile game with an excellent RTP of 96.56%. The Wild Samurai is also a Scatter and, not only that, Samurai can also initiate the bonus round that is if you land 3 of them, simultaneously. Wins greater than 2x the stake unlock an exciting Power Gamble option, whereas Mystery Stacks can occur randomly and, in case 3 of them land, they fill the respective reel. The game has a kicker RTP set to 97.04%.
Western-themed Deadwood slot is powered by NoLimit City and features 5 reels, 576 ways to win, and sparkling graphics, where the reels are laid out on a 3x4x4x4x3 setting. The xNugde Wild feature with wild symbol stacks is the game’s highlight, and there is a choice of two bonus games – Gunslinger Spin or Hunter Spins – within the Free Spin round. The maximum payout potential of the game is 13,950x, with an RTP of 96.02%.
Powered by both NetEnt and Red Tiger Gaming, Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot features 117,649 ways to win. Moreover, this Megaways™ version is a high-risk slot with medium volatility and a winning potential of 21,000 x your total stake, per spin. Apart from Avalanche multipliers, you can benefit from a Free Fall feature. Plus, you can land Unbreakable wilds and activate an Earthquake feature where only high-value symbols occur.
A 6-reel and 117,649-payline Fruit Shop Megaways slot is the Megaways version of the classic Fruit Shop game and it runs on the NetEnt software platform. The game features bright symbols and a bouncy soundtrack. The Free Spins feature can be activated frequently, as long as you form a win with a medium or high-value fruit symbol. Landing any winning combination during a free spin round will give you extra free spins and increase the multiplier by up to 10x.
Set on a 6×4 grid, Hammer of Vulcan is a famous Quickspin’s slot, with symbols like card icons, shields, swords, helmets and Vulcan himself. God himself is a Hammer wild symbol that can expand to fill the whole reel(s), whereas the Volcano scatter symbol can activate Free Spins. In particular, this 6-reel and 4096-payline slot features the appealing Light the Forge bonus game, where you can win from 10 to 20 spins. There’s also a Buy feature which is triggered with 3-6 Scatters.
With exactly ten days left until the AskGamblers Awards voting period closes, and we reveal the winners, you still have a chance to select your favourite game among the finalists in the Best New Slot category. Your vote will surely add to the joy of playing, not to mention your favourite game may even win, thanks to you! So, be sure your opinion is heard – hit vote in the right category and contribute!