Slots to Look Forward to in December 2021
While the year may be gradually coming to an end, developers of online slots are still hard at work and have plenty left in store for 2021. Here you can discover ten of the most exciting new slots due to be released over the coming month.
Spinions X-mas Party by Quickspin – Wednesday 1st December
This time of year always brings with it numerous festive slots and what better way to start the month than with a Christmas-themed slot from Quickspin. Spinions Christmas Party slot brings the orange characters back to the reels together with plenty of food, drink, and dancing.
It is a 5 reel slot with 3 rows and 25 fixed paylines. Players who land two or more Spinion Wilds on the reels will trigger a respin with the wilds held in place, and more respins will be awarded if any extra wilds land. Landing 3 Bonus Scatter symbols in a single spin awards players with 10 free spins, during which the wilds stay sticky.
The slot accepts bets ranging from €0.10 up to €100, it has an RTP of 96.05%, and there is a top payout of hundreds of times your bet. What better way could there be to get into the Christmas spirit?
Moon Princess Christmas Kingdom by Play’n GO – Thursday 2nd December
The Christmas slots keep coming, and this one is from Play’n GO. Moon Princess Christmas Kingdom brings together anime and the festive season, which may be a first in the world of online slots.
It is a cluster pays game that takes place on a 5x5 grid. As is standard with cluster pays slots, it features cascading reels, and the symbols include bells, tree decorations, hearts, stars, and of course, princesses. On every spin, mistletoe is added to five random positions, and if that position is part of a win, then it increases the payout multiplier. The game also has a number of Girl Power Modifiers, which will help players towards bigger wins. There are even more features, such as a Trinity bonus and a Free Spins round.
The slot has an RTP of 96.2% and a huge max win of 15,000x your bet, which means that there is the potential for some fantastic Christmas presents.
Valkyries by Peter & Sons – Monday 6th December
Moving away from the Christmas theme, Peter & Sons are due to release a slot based upon Richard Wagner’s opera Die Walküre (The Valkyrie).
This 5-reel slot has 10 paylines, and the reels are full of thematic symbols such as horned helmets and the Valkyries themselves. There is a Power Reel feature that can be added locking and dropping wilds to the reels for special respins. The slot also offers a free spins game during which the Power Reel is always active. In jurisdictions where it is allowed, players will also be able to purchase the free spins.
As with all slots from Peter & Sons, it looks to be a brilliantly designed game, and it gives players the chance to win up to 20,000 times their bet. Whether you are a fan of the opera or not, you are bound to find every spin a thrill.
Buffalo Blitz Megaways by Playtech – Monday 6th December
This is the third in the series of Buffalo Blitz games from Playtech, and while it may look similar to its predecessors, it offers far more in terms of features and potential winnings.
To begin with, the slot uses the Megaways mechanic, which is very rare for Playtech (LON: PTEC). It also gives players the choice of four different free spins modes that come with payout multipliers of up to x10. Perhaps most excitingly, the game is linked to four progressive jackpots that can be won through the Jackpot Blitz bonus. The largest of these jackpots seeds at $100,000, and it is sure to grow very quickly.
The slot has a standard top payout of 20,000 times the bet, and with an RTP of 96.29%, lucky players could see some huge payouts. Whether you enjoyed the first games in this series or not, this looks to be a slot that you don’t want to miss.
Fire Hopper by Push Gaming – Tuesday 7th December
You may not associate fire with frogs, but Push Gaming are bringing the two together in this charming-looking slot that offers the potential for some big wins.
It is a cluster pays game that takes place on a 7x7 grid, and it also features cascading reels. The grid is set in a pond full of lilies, reeds, and flowers, while in the bonus round, the sun sets, and you can enjoy a nocturnal view. In regards to features, the slot offers instant bonus payouts of up to 1,000 times the bet, as well as a wild multiplier feature that can lead to some huge wins. There is also a free spins round.
It is a high volatility slot that has an RTP of 96.3% and a top payout of 50,000 times your bet. If that doesn’t have you hopping with excitement, then nothing will.
Power of Gods: Medusa by Wazdan – Tuesday 14th December
This December, Wazdan is continuing their series of slots based upon mythology with Power of Gods: Medusa.
It is a 5x3 slot with the reels set in an ancient temple against a stunning backdrop of mist swirling around mountains. The slot’s main feature is a Hold the Jackpot Bonus round, which gives players the chance to win four jackpot prizes worth up to 2000x. It also has a wild symbol, a gamble feature, and it will give players the option to buy the main bonus feature.
The slot has an RTP of 96.18%, and as with all Wazdan slots, players can adjust the volatility. There is a top payout of 2,500x up for grabs, which is sure to tempt all players.
Hustling by Red Tiger Gaming – Tuesday 14th December
If the world of hip hop, bling, and street rap battles appeals to you, then you are going to love this game due to be released by Red Tiger Gaming.
Hustling will be a 5x3 slot, and it allows players to choose whether to join the East Coast Hip Hop crew from New York or the West Coast crew from California. The reels are populated with symbols such as gold chains, boom boxes, spray cans, and sneakers, and it offers an exciting free spins game with a twist. Players pick a side and can then enjoy up to 20 free spins with payout multipliers of up to x20.
The game gives you the chance to win up to 3,000 times your total bet, and if you hit the max payout, then you are sure to feel as if you have won the street battle.
Silverback Gold by NetEnt – Thursday 16th December
NetEnt is taking players on a wild safari in their next slot release, where they will be able to see all kinds of creatures, including the impressive Mighty Golden Silverback.
This 5x4 slot has 1,024 ways to win and brings leopards, crocodiles, gorillas, and more to the reels. During the base game, the Silverback Attack feature can trigger and add up to 20 silverback symbols to the reels to help and form numerous wins. Players will also have the chance to play a bonus game that is essentially a hold and spin feature offering payouts of up to 300 times the bet. There are also wild multipliers in the base game worth up to x3.
The slot offers a massive top payout of 45,000x, and it looks sure to deliver excitement on every single spin.
Midas Match by IGT – Thursday 30th December
Just in time for New Year’s Eve, IGT is releasing Midas Match to ensure that players have the chance to begin 2022 with plenty of gold.
The game is, of course, based upon the mythical Greek king who turned everything he touched into gold. While it is not strictly a slot, it is likely to appeal to slot players thanks to its numerous bonus features. There is a Coin Bonus Game that offers some huge instant cash prizes as well as a Wheel Bonus Game that offers the chance of even more winnings.
Midas Match may not require you to spin any reels, but with a top payout of 2,500 times your bet up for grabs, there are far worse ways of seeing in the New Year.
Other Games to Look Out For
There are many more exciting slot releases that are worth keeping an eye out for in December. For example, Evoplay have Dragon’s Tavern and Penalty Series due to be released on the 14 and 21 December, respectively, and both look excellent. Habanero is preparing to welcome 2022 with the release of the New Year Bash slot, while Platipus have a wintery-themed slot coming in the form of Frozen Mirror. In short, no matter what type of slots you enjoy, there is plenty to be looking forward to in the coming weeks.