Slots machine based on Marvel comics first appeared in online casinos almost five years ago. Just Cryptologic was the first online gaming software provider to get the exclusive rights to produce Marvel slots. These slots got enthusiastic response immediately and became very popular with players. The reason to that was the great popularity of comics among Americans who were the main customers on the online gaming market. Marvel is the major publisher of comics. Just Marvel comics gave the world such characters as Hulk, Iron Man, Spider Man, X-Men and many, many others. It is not worth forgetting the fact that the world’s best film studios constantly shoot high budget movies about these superheroes. That’s why the success of Marvel slots was predetermined.
So, what is the difference between Marvel slots and usual casino slots? First of all, you will see your favourite characters as symbols on the reels. The plot of every slot is built around the adventures of famous characters widely known to many comics fans. The developers do their best to make these machines unforgettable. Marvel slots have state-of-the-art graphics, true-to-life sound effects and perfect animation. During bonus games the characters become alive and you can see them moving, shooting, fighting, flying, etc. So, you watch a real action movie.
Today one more company has a license to produce Marvel slots. This is one of the leading software developers, PlayTech. Marvel multi-level mystery progressive slots are one of the recent additions to the family of PlayTech machines. Besides colourful bonus games, another evident advantage of Marvel slots is the progressive jackpot. In fact, these slots have 4 linked Progressive jackpots which can be won during the randomly triggered bonus game. The Bonus Game is played on a 4x5 grid which has 20 squares. There are different jackpot icons under each square. To win any of the jackpots the player has to find 3 identical jackpot symbols. However, there is time limit and if the player is late the jackpot will be paid automatically.
The progressive jackpots are Power, Extra Power, Super Power, and Ultimate Power Progressive Jackpots. The Power Jackpot is won every hour and reaches $374 on average. An average Extra Power jackpot is $4,200 and hit every 4 hours. A Super Power is $40,500 won every 2 days and an average Ultimate Power Progressive Jackpot reaches $910,000 and is hit twice a year. The biggest Marvel progressive ever won at PlayTech casinos was $1,365,716.
At the point PlayTech online casinos offer nine Marvel slots – Blade, Daredevil, Elektra, Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Punisher War Zone, X-Men.
Cryptologic Marvel slots
Offer random Marvel Progressive Jackpots as well. There are 3 Marvel Jackpots – Marvel Hero Jackpot, Super Hero Jackpot and Hero Jackpot. You don’t need to hit any special combination to win any of these progressives. The size of the wager determines the chance of winning a jackpot. A jackpot can be triggered randomly at the conclusion of any spin. Marvel Hero Jackpot starts at $5,000; Super Hero Jackpot – at $500 and Hero Jackpot starts at $50.
Marvel slots available at Cryptologic online casinos are Blade, Daredevil, Captain America, Elektra, Fantastic Four, Ghost Rider, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Spider-Man Revelations, Wolverine, the Incredible Hulk, Hulk-Ultimate Revenge, Silver Surfer, Sub-Mariner, The Punisher, Thor and X-Men.