LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwire – July 22, 2010) – Virgin Casino, part of the leading online gaming company – Virgin Games, has today launched The War of the Worlds slot, a brilliant new addition to the Casino’s wide portfolio of games. Provided by the online casino games supplier, Ash Gaming, the new slot is based on the iconic musical version of Jeff Wayne’s ‘The War of The Worlds’, complete with dramatic music to enhance the players experience.
The War of The Worlds is a 5-reel, 100-payline slot machine, with each reel being 4 symbols tall. In addition to a bonus round, where winnings are awarded for damaging and killing the Fighting Machines, the game features special Wild symbols which react together to fill a reel with wilds.
Warren Eloff, Product Manager at Virgin Games, commented:
“The War of The Worlds is such an iconic yet timeless title that we believe it will be an instant hit with our customers. We have found in the past that well known titles pick up a very quick following, and I think The War of The Worlds Slot, with its fantastic animation and sound effects, will be no exception.”
Founded in 2004, Virgin Games has over 1,000,000 players and over 200 games on its site. Through the introduction of a custom built Virgin Games platform in 2008, Virgin Games seeks to provide its players with the widest possible choice of casino games. A growing selection of games including blackjack, roulette and slots can be found at Virgin Games from a number of producers including Microgaming, WagerWorks, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming.
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About Virgin Games:
– Virgin Casino, offers content from a range of games suppliers including WagerWorks, Microgaming, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming, bringing consumers classic casino games like Blackjack and Roulette, as well as great feature slots like Monopoly, Rubik’s, X-Factor and the highly popular MegaJackpots progressive games, with a current jackpot value of over £2,500,000
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