Best Ten New Slots to Enjoy in April 2022
Online slot developers continue to amaze with a seemingly endless amount of new games, many of which offer truly innovative features. Each day brings fresh arrivals, and over the coming month, there are some truly fantastic games to look forward to. Here is a quick look at ten of the new slots we are most excited about.
Rise of the Valkyrie Splitz by Yggdrasil – Monday 4th April
Yggdrasil is kicking off April with another Viking-theme slot, which seems to be their area of specialty. Developed with Boomerang Studios, the game offers numerous exciting features.
It is a 5x3 slot with 243 ways to win; however, this can increase up to 15,552 ways to win thanks to the Splitz mechanic, which is integrated into the base game. The slot also offers a Hold & Win bonus round. It works in the usual way with coins that are worth up to 888 times the bet landing on the reels.
The slot has an RTP of 96.51%, which is highly respectable, and a top payout of 5,000 times the bet making it a game that fans of the Vikings will definitely want to check out.
Viral Spiral by Red Tiger Gaming – Tuesday 5th April
Red Tiger is looking to set players spinning with its upcoming slot, Viral Spiral. It is a highly original slot that does not really feature reels or paylines in the traditional sense. Rather, there is a huge spinning reel in the center of the screen.
Only one symbol is displayed at a time. Landing the Bonus Wheel triggers the main feature. It is a fortune wheel with eight segments, four of which lose and four of which offer prizes. There is more to the wheel than first meets the eye, with players able to gamble their wins, nudge the wheel, and more.
There is no doubt that this slot is out of the ordinary, but it can provide hours of fun, and with a top payout of 5,000 times the bet up for grabs, there is a genuine chance it could go viral.
Drill That Gold by Pragmatic Play – Thursday 7th April
Pragmatic Play are returning to the popular theme of mining in its next slot release. Players head down the mine with the bearded miner, where they may uncover some huge winnings.
It is a 5x3 slot with 20 fixed paylines, and it features appropriately thematic symbols such as carts, lanterns, and pickaxes. While this may sound familiar, the game has a number of excellent bonus features. The Drill feature can turn reels wild and award huge cash prizes, there are spin modifiers that can help players form wins, and there is a Gold Spins feature that could see players win up to 1,000 times their bet.
With a brilliant design and the potential for wins of up to 5,000x on every spin, this certainly looks to be a slot worth digging into.
Hot Slot: 777 Crown by Wazdan – Tuesday 12th April
Wazdan is turning up the heat in its next release, and it is sure to appeal to those who enjoy traditional fruit machines.
It is a 5x3 slot with 20 fixed paylines, and the reels are full of traditional fruit symbols such as lemons, oranges, plums, and cherries. There are no real bonus features. However, it does offer scatter payouts, and there is a gamble feature that can be used to try to increase wins.
While it is a basic slot, it is possible to win up to 305 times the bet on any spin, and it has an RTP of 96.47%, which is above average. As such, fans of fruit machines definitely have something to look forward to.
Forge of Gems by Play’n GO – Tuesday 14th April
Play’n GO are inviting players into a medieval world of precious stones in its upcoming game Forge of Games.
The 5x3 slot with 243 ways to win is packed with features. Thanks to split symbols, there can be up to 36,288 ways to win on any spin, and there is the chance of multipliers of up to x37. It also offers cascading reels, wild bonuses, and a free spins round that comes with multipliers that can keep increasing with no upper limit.
With the help of these features, players will have the chance to win up to 20,000 times their bet, which should be more than enough to ensure they can buy a few gems of their own.
Remember Gulag by Nolimit City – Tuesday 19th April
Nolimit City are known for pushing boundaries with their themes, and given the current state of the world, this slot feels extremely topical. In recognition of this, the developer has pledged to donate all profits from the game in the month of April to the National Bank of Ukraine.
As is typical of Nolimit City slots, the game is packed with features. It offers a Gulag Spins round that comes with multipliers and a number of bonuses based upon the slot’s four characters. The game also offers xWays, xNudge Wilds, xSplit Wilds, and regular wilds, all of which will be familiar to players from previous Nolimit City games.
Remember Gulag offers an enormous top payout of 30,000 times the bet, which is referred to as Oligarch Status, and despite its grim theme, it promises to be a truly exciting game to play.
Fortune Tiger by PG Soft – Wednesday 20th April
PG Soft are taking players to Asia in its slot Fortune Tiger and fans of oriental-themed slots are sure to want to give it a try.
It is a 3x3 slot with 5 paylines, and it is packed full of thematic symbols such as firecrackers and gold ingots. The tiger is, of course, the wild symbol, and the game also offers respins and payout multipliers of up to x10. However, the main draw has to be the cheerful graphics that do a fantastic job of creating an engaging atmosphere.
With the aid of the multipliers, players have the chance to win up to 2,500 times the bet, and the game has an RTP of 96.81%, which is significantly above average for online slots.
Gonzo’s Quest VR by NetEnt – Monday 25th April
NetEnt’s slot Gonzo’s Quest has become one of the most successful slots of all time, and it is still enjoyed today by masses of players, more than a decade after its release.
Now, NetEnt is taking the game to the next level with a virtual reality version that will immerse players in the action like never before. It offers a 360-degree view that players can explore while trying to land big wins. In regards to features, it is very similar to the original with cascading reels, multipliers, and free spins; however, clearly, this has been enough to keep players engaged for years on end.
If you own a VR headset and you enjoy video slots, then this is a game that simply has to be tried once it goes live.
Phoenix Graveyard by ELK Studios – Tuesday 26th April
Those who enjoy slots with a spooky theme will definitely want to take a look at the Phoenix Graveyard slot, an upcoming game from ELK Studios.
It is a 5x3 slot with 243 ways to win, and it is absolutely packed with features. There is a phoenix wild that can jump around the reels, the Sudden Death feature will slice symbols to increase the number of ways to win, while the Grim Reaper triggers respins with walking wilds. That is not all; there are battles that can award multipliers and a bonus game that awards free spins with multipliers.
Perhaps most impressively, the slot boasts that it can payout up to €1,000,000, which is almost enough to raise the dead.
Nature’s Paradise by FBM Digital – Friday 29th April
FBM Digital is inviting players to experience wildlife as never before in this slot while giving them the chance to win big.
The 5x3 slot has 50 fixed paylines and on the reels are an assortment of animals such as cheetahs, frogs, toucans, and butterflies. There are masses of bonus features to take advantage of, including a free spins round with sticky wilds and a hold & spin style game that can award four jackpot prizes.
These features ensure that every spin has the potential for big wins and all nature lovers are sure to want to experience this stunning game for themselves.
More Slots to Watch Out For
There are many more slots to look forward to over the coming weeks, with titles due to be released by nearly every major studio and a number of up-and-coming studios. Be sure to check back regularly as we will bring you news of all the best releases as they happen to ensure that you don’t miss out on any slots action.