Published on 20.01.2022

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Playtech Slots

Playtech slots logoPlaytech is one of the world’s largest providers of online gaming software and are renowned for their cutting-edge, value added solutions offered to industry leading casinos. Since their inception in 1999, Playtech centered its approach on persistent development of high quality gaming products and software leader’s success is built on a foundation of strong partnerships. Its product suite is part of a unified platform, enabling players to access mobile and server-based gaming. Playtech’s extensive product range includes lottery, live gaming, sports betting, bingo and casino of which their online slots have attracted a huge fan base. Playtech’s continually growing library of slots caters for all slot fanatics, themes include sports, adventure, celebrities, horror, retro and action. Branded slots are created in cooperation with several entertainment and movie brands including MGM, NBC Universal, HBO and Marvel enabling the developer to appeal to a mass market. The slots collection include classic, video, mobile, and progressive games.


Games are easily accessible on both free download, web-based play or mobile and over 50 new games are yearly released. Staying at the forefront of innovation, games range from uncomplicated play featuring basic graphics to powerful gaming, utilising video clips and 3D graphics to boost an intense atmosphere around feature packed action play. Themes are complimented by symbols and sound effects adds to the overall enjoyment of each uniquely created slot. With a wide variety of games offering 3 to 5 reels, opportunities are increased by a huge diversity of paylines, starting from 1 through to 100. While some games offer fixed lines giving players the highest chance of winning, several others allow you to increase/decrease active paylines. Bonus features such as free spins, interactive bonus games, wild symbols, scatters and jackpot bonuses increase gaming enjoyment and will appeal to all player budgets due to the wide variety of coin denominations.


Playtech is not only one of the largest classic and video slot developers, their progressive slot collection has a history of paying out millions. With payout percentages in access of 97 percent games well worth adding to your favourite list includes Beach life offering an average progressive jackpot payout of R52,507,846.25, Jackpot Giant with an average progressive win of R103,760,084.49 and Funky Fruits paying out R30,618,514.00 on average once the progressive jackpot is triggered. In general players need to play the game at the maximum bet to claim these astounding jackpot rewards.


By securing several licenses with top brand owners Playtech offer an exciting range of branded slots, based on films and comic book super heroes. Best known for their Marvel slot range, games part of the collection excites with titles familiar to most, including The Incredible Hulk, Spiderman, The Avengers and X-Men. What truly impress is that each of the superhero games includes elements based on the characters, storyline and themes, which increases game play for superhero fans. All games part of the super-hero range are linked to four Marvel progressive jackpots. Games based on films include Blade, Ghost Rider, King Kong, The Mummy, Pink Panther and Rocky, while celebrity themed games include John Wayne and Marilyn Monroe. Several games keeps popular televised shows and series alive and include Baywatch, Little Britain and The Sopranos.


Beyond several slots mentioned already several other Playtech slots are well worth mentioning, especially the highest return to player slots. The RTP describes the percentage the game will pay back to players over time. Selecting games with a high return to player percentage increase payouts tremendously.

Goblin’s Cave is a 3 reel, 3 payline slot, enables players to bet up to 5 coins per payline and its RTP percentage is 99.32%. Ugga Bugga is a 3 reel, 10 payline slot, offering wilds and a bonus feature and its RTP percentage is 99.07 percent.

A Night Out is one of the most played games, features 20 paylines, offers a RTP percentage of 97.06 and is themed on a fancy night out at a fancy nightclub. Features include a beer wild symbol, scatters, a bartender bonus, free spins, multipliers and a progressive jackpot.

In mobile play, Playtech set a record mobile win, when a librarian won R104.400.000 on an Android device while playing Jackpot Giant progressive jackpot slot, in January 2016. At the time it set a new record for the largest UK mobile jackpot won. Worth R103.500.000, a payout equivalent to the average UK salary of 170 years earnings.

Rudie Venter
Rudie Venter

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