Software by Microgaming
The company creates every possible gaming software for online gambling websites. Software by Microgaming is presented in 25 languages, and it can be installed on Mac or PC. Find out available platforms for playing slots on our website. Moreover, there are more than 300 offers from the company on the basis of Flash technology. Mobile products by Microgaming work on a whole range of devices, such as: Apple, gadgets on Android, as well as ones that operate using BlackBerry and Java.
Microgaming takes pride in huge collection of online gaming products, including card games. The Company provides software to more than 120 online gambling websites. This list also includes the world’s major poker rooms. It should be noted, that poker network – ‘Microgaming Poker Network’ (MPN) ranks as one of the top ten online poker rooms in terms of network traffic, which has more than 800 active players. In 2016, Microgaming for the fourth time in a row won the prestigious poker award for the best software, within the framework of the annual award in the gambling industry – EGR B2B Awards 2016.
However, the main trademark of the company – not the card games, but colorful online slot machines. In total, the company has a collection of more than 300 slot machines, and the total number of games presented by the company exceeds the mark of 600 products.
The most famous slots are – Mega Moolah, Lotsaloot and Major Millions. This list could be extended to a huge number of slot machines dedicated to the cinematic theme, including the Tomb Raider, Hitman, Batman and Lord of the Rings.
At the moment, one of the main Microgaming competitors is – NetEnt. Although, Microgaming is making maximum effort on the improvement of all possible parameters of its products.
The situation with the US market
In 2008, the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) was passed in the United States, due to which the manufacturer had to leave the American gambling market. But the loss of a very large number of US customers did not prevented Microgaming from developing its business by expanding the sphere of influence in other countries.
In the history of this giant of gambling industry, we can see a huge number of important events and achievements. Microgaming is known for:
- The creation of eCOGRA – an organization that is engaged in defining standards for the gaming software.
- Member of the Interactive Gaming Council, which exists since 1997.
- A well-designed security system. For example, the company takes care of the players, they developed CashCheck system, which players can use to gain access to the financial history of the gambling website.
- Microgaming was the first to implement the progressive jackpots system. The company has repeatedly paid players big jackpots, one of which became the largest in the history of online gambling industry, surpassing 1 500 000$. The prize was won on the Major Millions slot machine.
- The unique set of slot machines. List of slots is regularly updated.
- Viper software, which was released in 2002 and ensured the rapid development of the company in the global market of gambling industry.
But the company kept moving on and on, in the Microgaming they are sure that in order to be leaders in their field, you should constantly create new products, offer your customers original ideas, as well as constantly expand sphere of influence.
So, in 2015 the company began to explore the Indian gambling industry market, in the field of poker. Now, thanks to the efforts of Microgaming, in India was created large poker network MPN India. The very first operator, which started working with this network was the poker room – Thrill Poker, which is a part of the Microgaming Poker platform.
In 2015, the company made a deal with the Gaming Innovation Group (GIG), which provides content and software for online casinos of the Nordic gambling market. This agreement was highly evaluated by the CEO of Microgaming - Roger Raatgever, he noted its potential for the development of the online poker. In addition, in 2015 the company signed a contract with the Evolution Gaming (live dealers company) - Australian developer Ainsworth Game Technology Ltd; and as well, that year they presented such slot machines as Tomb Raider, Batman, Terminator – for the first time, on the Macau Gaming Show exhibition.
In 2016, the company was awarded with the Innovator of the Year in the International Gaming Awards for its online roulette. This product was specifically designed to show the enormous potential of 3D-technology for the online gambling industry.
According to the company’s management – winning Innovator of the Year award was a clear evidence that not only the status of Microgaming is getting stronger, but it also proves the fact that they move in the right way.
Special characteristics of slots by Microgaming
The company regularly offers new slot machines to its customers, which stand out among others for their fascinating storylines, non-typical bonuses, quality interface, excellent graphics and music. The range of games from the manufacturer includes both classical and modern slot machines with great number of options and lines. Video slot machines with a lot of bonus games, such as World Cup Mania and Tomb Raider 2 - Secret of the Sword, are especially popular, but the classic Microgaming slots, also managed to win over their share of players. Thus, the three-drum slot machine Diamond 7’s usually attracts fans of standard fruit machines because of its interface and simplicity.
Typically, slot machines manufacturers work by classical standards - to collect the winning combination, you must spin the five reels. Combinations are formed from left to right on the one of the active lines, usually for the Microgaming machines, there are 20 or 25 lines. Also on the slots from this company the bets are relatively small, up to 10 credits for a line. Microgaming slots are very user-friendly and simple to play, every button has its own function, and it is not difficult at all to remember the purpose of each.
It is important to note, that usually there are no risk game in the slots by Microgaming, but it is compensated by the bonus modes, such as free spins. Additional options of Microgaming slot machines are possible due to the existence of special symbols, the list includes such special symbols as: “Wild”, completes the winning combination, and “Scatter”, which by dropping randomly switches on the bonus round.
Advantages of slot machines by Microgaming:
- A user-friendly and visually pleasing interface, that even the beginner can learn; Carefully designed safety system; The ability to adjust the original slot settings in user’s sole discretion; Fascinating plot with high-quality graphics; The quality of the highest level.
- In addition, as has been said, the company is famous for paying the biggest progressive jackpots. For 10 years the company has managed to give players more than $100 million of winnings, which made the company one of the most frequent appearing figures in the news about the online gambling industry.
- Microgaming has established itself as a company that pays progressive jackpots without any delays and in full size (as soon as the winner is determined). The plot and settings of bonus games by Microgaming depends on the theme, so they are always unique.
Latest slot machines
In 2015 the world was conquered by such slot machines as Kitty Cabana, Hound Hotel and Pistoleras. Kitty Cabana slot consists of a reeland with 5 reels, 3 rows and 25 lines for the payments. The theme of this slot machine - is spa hotel for cats. The game includes 24 free spins with the possibility to multiply winnings up to 6 times. In a single spin on a reeland may fall up to 5 wild symbols at once. This slot machine is aimed primarily at a female audience.
Slot machine Hound Hotel is also dedicated to the animal world, but here the main heroes are dogs. The slot consists of 5 drums with 25 lines. This slot machine has especially bright animation and groovy music.
And finally, Pistoleras – a slot machine with the Wild West theme, which includes the standard set with any player will recognize – 5 reels with 25 paylines, but tempting beautiful ladies as the main characters, as well as the original bonus game makes the spins on this slot particularly exciting and dynamic.
Also, in 2015 were released such slots as Ariana machines, River of Riches, which already became everyone’s favorites.
Theme of Ariana slot machine – is the sea, which hides an unimaginable number of treasures. The slot machine has five reels and three lines. Winning symbol combination is made in 25 prize lines. Depending on the final prize-winning combinations, the player can get a certain amount of winnings, or a series of free spins. Also on the machine there are the wild symbol and the scatter, which are responsible for triggering the bonus round with the free spins.
Moreover, the provider has a lot of slot machines with the mythological themes one of the examples is River of Riches, where players will go on a journey through the golden river. Spin the 5 reels with a near and dear set of 25 lines will open before the player a chance to catch a prize, and a series of free spins. Themed slot machines do not only have the usual symbols but also include special ones, such as the wild and the scatter symbols. This slot machine is special, because here to start free spins, all you need is to get two bonus symbols on the reeland, and not three (as in most of the slots). In addition, during the free spins on the 2 and 4 reels may appear four wild symbols at once.
The latest new products from Microgaming include such slot machines as Bar Bar Black Sheep, Pretty Kitty, Electric Diva, Shoot and many others. The first one is about sheep, there are spinning such symbols as fruits, sheep, farm, which either create prize-winning combinations, or perform special functions. Apart from the usual spins you can get 20 free spins. During the bonus free spins, the winnings will be multiplied by three.
Slot machine Pretty Kitty is presented in the mobile and desktop versions. This slot has 5 reels and 241 ways to complete a winning combination, this special slot also has a wild symbol, scatter and 15 free spins, which switch on after the bonus.
Themes of slot machines vary, so you will never get bored, try Electric Diva - a slot with the theme of fantasy war between the worlds with the corresponding symbols – aliens, to create a winning combination on this machine is possible on the one of the forty lines. And of course, this machine includes exciting bonus options.
Slot machine Shoot! – is a combination of reel spins and theme of European Football Championship. Slot symbols are presented with famous athletes, and slot’s special bonus is a round with several levels. During super bonus games you need to choose 4 out of 12 cards, and behind the cards you can find different bonuses, such as: free spins, bet multipliers and prizes.
In such a way the Microgaming company established itself as one of the most popular and wanted software providers for gambling websites.
Representatives of the company believe that the reason of their success to a variety of factors, such as interesting themes, graphics, creatively made symbols. For more than 20 years of company’s existence, it still remains one of the leaders in its sector.
Players like their slots because the interface in very nice and neat, graphics and sound is always of high quality, unique storylines, different bonus symbols, which make up for the absence of the risk game.
Good strategy and clearly stated aims help Microgaming to be a leader among the world’s largest software developers for online casinos. The company follows standards and traditions, but at the same time is not afraid to experiment with innovative solutions, so the customers always have access to the new high-quality products. Due to the huge competition among the slot machines manufacturers, Microgaming always stays alert and ready to present some new innovative product. Initially, they set high standards for themselves, and still the company does not get tired to raise it higher and higher.