Movie Themed Mines Games Pattern Slots Vol. 3
The world’s top Slot developers know a good theme when they see one as indicated via the launch and popularity of games based on films. Join us as we take a look at another round of blockbuster movie themed Slots from some of the silliest to the most classic.
The directorial stylings of Steven Spielberg helped to bring Jurassic Park to life on the big screen in 1993. The film based on a world filled with theme park dinosaurs that come to life became an instant sensation and led to three subsequent films, one of which, Jurassic World, was just released in 2015 and the word is that a 4th is on the way in 2018. Slot developers often use relevant themes when creating games and Jurassic Park remains relevant to fans and gamblers alike even after 23 years.
In terms of casino slots, IGT released Jurassic Park Wild Excursion in 2015 featuring quality graphics two free spins bonuses including Wild Excursion Free Spins and Cryogenic Free Spins.
Microgaming developed two titles, Jurassic Park and Jurassic Jackpot. One is a classic 1-line game while the other is a 243 ways to win video slot complete with several variations of dinosaur themed free spins and Running Wilds.
WMS is back again with an offer you can’t refuse. The Godfather I, II and III represent one of the most infamous mob tales of all time where many learned not to go against the Corleone family. While a 3-reel, 9-line layout, The Godfather Slot is anything but traditional.
Players trigger the bonus when three roses appear on the reels. There are a total of 6 features, which include audio and clips straight from the original films. When the bonus wheel is initiated, the player will be awarded with one of the following features: Don Corleone, Sonny Corleone, Willi Cicci, Johnny Fontane, Luca Brasi and Mama Corleone.
Gone with the Wind
One of the most classic films of all time is ‘Gone with the Wind’ (1939) and many still wait for the poignant moment when Rhett says to Scarlett, “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” This epic tale involving strength and love in the south has come alive once more on the reels of a 40-line slot game. Free Spins, Re-spins, the Kissing Bonus and Locket Bonus make this WMS game exciting to play. Triggering wheel spins is yet another opportunity to score and multiply credit wins. Scarlett and Rhett symbols are worth 2x during free spins and the presence of the infamous green dress completes the experience for nostalgic fans.
Yeah baby! Imagine waking up after 30 years to find that the world has drastically changed leaving you frozen in time. That exactly what happened to Austin Powers and WMS managed to capture the zaniness his adventures in its Austin Powers Video Slot. The first movie was ‘Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery’ in 1997 followed by ‘The Spy Who Shagged Me‘ in 99’ and ‘Austin Powers in Goldmember‘ released in 2002.
The 1960’s style themed game features Austin Powers and his nemesis Dr. Evil, both played by Mike Myers. There are several bonus features packed into this fun land based slot game including Austin Powers/Dr. Evil Wheel, Fembot Wheel, Fat Bastard Wheel, Dice Wheel Bonus and Free Spins.
A Christmas Story
Since its release in 1983, A Christmas Story has become a festive film favorite across the globe. Even though it has the potential to shoot his eye out, Ralphie Parker, played by Peter Billingsley, wants a Red Ryder air rifle more than anything for Christmas. In 2015, Aristocrat created a slot featuring key elements from the movie and clever bonus features like Black Bart’s Bounty, The Queen Mother of Dirty Words, Sinister Triple Dog Dare and the Progressive Decoder Wheel.
The Invisible Man
H.G. Wells wrote weekly tales of The Invisible Man, which were quickly combined and published as a novel in 1897. The science fiction tale hit the silver screen when the classic film was created and released in 1933. Griffin discovers the secret to becoming invisible and this tale is one that continues to thrive on the reels of NetEnt’s Video Slot in association with Universal Studios. When the Police Wild and Griffin Wild appear, they will move across the reels with each spin. Should the two meet, the Free Spins bonus is triggered. There’s also a bonus game and other character symbols including Flora Cranley, Arthur Kemp, Dr. Cranley Mr. Hall and Mrs. Hall.
Movie goers were first introduced to a raunchy yet hilarious teddy bear named Ted and his best friend, John Bennett, played by Mark Wahlberg. The sequel, Ted 2, was released in 2015 and in January 2016 a new land based Slot Game from Aristocrat had hit casino floors across the US.
The quick witted sarcastic Ted appears in all his glory delivering a set of random features and another 9 bonuses on the Wonder Wheel. Three Thunder Buddy bonus symbols trigger a wheel spins where player’s will be rewarded with one of the none possible side games including Flash Free Spins, Wish Upon a Star, Ted’s Party Spins, Pick-a-Fight, Ted’s Wheel Bonus, Ted’s Progressive, Sam’s Progressive and Tami-lynn’s Progressive.