As sequels go, Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight exceeds the expectations of fans and critics around the world in 2008 when it was released as a follow-up to the hugely successful Batman Begins. Here is everything to know about the dark knight slots game.
Known by many as the greatest superhero movie of all time, Playtech was under immense pressure to deliver a blockbuster slot for the second installment in their epic trilogy based on the Caped Crusader, following hot on the heels of Bruce Wayne’s return to Gotham City in their Batman Begins slot machine. They’ve duly delivered with The Dark Knight video slot as it delivers heart-pumping action that is sure to excite ardent fans of the slots players alike.
Quite darker and far more violent than its prequel, The Dark Knight slots game sees the hero of Gotham City, portrayed by Christian Bale, take on the Joker, a psychotic prankster who was amazingly portrayed by the late Heath Ledger, who is hell-bent on causing panic amongst the locals and bringing chaos to the streets just when the authorities thought they’d successfully rid the city of organized crime gangs. There are plenty of memorable characters feature on the reels as their frantic battle ensues.
Features of Dark Knight Slot Machine
The Dark Knight Slots game is a five-reel slot from Microgaming offering 243 ways to win. You must land a set of matching symbols from left to right over the 5 reels irrespective of where it lands. The minimum coin value for this game is $0.01 and there are 14 different winning symbols to complete combinations.
The winning symbols are separated over five lower-value symbols which are represented by the 10, Jack, Queen King and the Ace. The other nine winning symbols are represented by various characters from the movie such as Commissioner Gordon, Rachel Dawes and Harvey Dent. The most obvious part of the game is that Batman holds the highest value and can earn the player a total of 2,000 credits if there is combination of five Batman symbols across the five reels.
With two bonus symbols – the wild symbol and the scatter symbol you will find that the scatter symbols gives the player the chance to get the biggest prize and a possibility of getting up to 15,000 credits if the player gets five scatter symbols across the five reels.
In the bonus feature you will find the random appearances of Batman and Joker, the Free spin and the progressive jackpot.
There are different variations in which the feature can be played out. Batman can pop up and turn a whole reel wheel into wild symbols or he could do it in random places on the screen. The Joker throws a bomb in the direction of your winnings which gives the player bonus credits. No matter when the random feature comes up, it leads to an additional winning for the player which gives the game more excitement while playing.
If the player manages to hit three or more scatter symbols on any of the five reels then there is a winning of a total of 15 free spins. There is also a 2x multiplier which means that all of the players winnings are doubled and there is also a possibility that there will be a random Batman or Joker appearance which could add to the players winnings.
The progressive jackpot feature is one which also happens randomly whether the player wins or loses. Once activated, the game will shift to a new screen that features a large wheel with Batman on one side and the Joker on the other. The game will ask you to choose a side with each character having an arrow that points to a part on the big wheel. Once the player makes the choice, the wheel will spin and will land on one of four different jackpots – Mini, Minor, Major and the Mega prize of £1,000,000 or more.