The world of online slots is a fast moving one and 2020 promises to be another bumper year for the popularity of these games. There are the usual awards ceremonies rewarding and showcasing the latest innovations in igaming. Furthermore, there are new online slotsUK releases aplenty that are expected to flood the market this year too and let’s not forget the slot tournaments season.
Victorious Red Tiger Gaming
London has already hosted the Global Gaming Awards of 2020 and the big winner was Red Tiger Gaming that won Casino Product of the Year 2020 and its CEO Gavin Hamilton won Chief Executive of the Year.
Red Tiger have a number of new releases this year that include Leprechauns Magic that will be another Irish themed slot with 5 reels and 10 pay lines. Expect the usual inventiveness and cool graphics from this release that also promises to be loaded with special features.
Lucky Carnival is another title from Red Tiger that is based on Rio De Janeiro’s famous street carnival. Expect to be transformed to the sights and sounds of carnival, but with a predicted RTP of 93.3%, you may find the crowds staying away from this attraction.
A better bet could be to wait for the Red Tiger much-anticipated Robin Hoods Wild Forest. This is a beautifully designed game that has an RTP of 95.68%. Based on the popular story of Robin Hood, it promises to be an enchanting visual treat.
Online Slot Tournaments
2020 is set to be the year of even more online slots tournament than ever before. These are regular online casino events where players can compete with each other for a share of a prize pool. The competition usually revolves around a certain themed or chosen slot and runs for a set time period.
Points are racked up via betting on slots and winning slot spins and these tournaments are accompanied by a leaderboard so you can check your progress. This is updated in real-time for player convenience.
Most modern day slot tournaments have fixed prize pools and are free to enter. This is also known as freeroll tournaments. The prizes on offer differ, but are usually a mix of cash, casino bonuses, free spins or comp points. The largest casino brands offer the best prizes as they have far more revenue at their disposal.
Before you dive in, read the small print as these tournaments come with rules such as betting limits and wagering requirements. It’s also worth checking the RTP of the chosen slots, to see if it is worth your while.
The big months for major slot tournaments in 2020 are April, to coincide with Easter and October. This has now become a bit of a tradition thanks to Halloween and there is added fun as the slots chosen usually have a spooky theme.
Then of course there is the biggest tournament season of them all, Christmas. Festive tournaments will run in various online casinos and these competitions will last throughout the 2020 holiday season. These are usually accompanied with super stacked extra special prizes.