Top 5 online slot games of 2011

Top 5 online slot games of 2011

The last year was quite impressive for online casinos and although the market continues to grow, some online slot games stood out above the rest. recently broke down what it believes are the top five online slot games of 2011.

Coming it at number five is Siberian Storm, released by WagerWorks. According to the source, this game made the list for its MultiWay Xtra Feature, which is an unconventional structure for slots. It means that different reels have different amount of spots, so the chances of winning increase or decrease depending on what a gambler lands on. In total, the feature offers players 720 unique ways to win - traditional online slots only allow 243 ways, the news outlet reports.

The number four spot belongs to Immortal Romance from Microgaming. This game was selected for its storytelling as players get to know the four main characters and watch as each spin of the wheel dictates what happens to them next.

Number three is a classic - Kong, by Playtech. This online slot is based off of the movie King Kong and according to the source, "it has everything a branded slot should offer including characters and scenes from the movie." Players are also able to travel to both the big city and into the jungle where King Kong originally called home.

Horns & Halos, from Cryptologic comes in at the number two position for its big payouts. According to, players have a chance to win big because the game has two sets of three reels that spin simultaneously. The real kicker is that the gambler must select the reel that they feel is going to payout, making it both thrilling and adventurous in comparison to standard online slot games. The game also takes on a religious undertone as the two sets of reels are meant to represent Heaven and Hell.

"The player keeps collecting Gates and when he secures ten of them he is awarded 10 free spins with a multiplier that may increase with each spin," according to Adam Baker, a writer for the news source. "The multiplier increases when there is a fight between the she-devil and angel and the winner is from the chosen set of reels."

The top online slot game of 2011 is Gold Factory from Micogaming. According to the publication, this game rose above the rest because "it does not carry any hype but is the perfect all around slot game." The slot is a Willie Wonka-esque based world with 50 paylines and out of this world animations.

Do you enjoy any of these games? Do you have a different pick for the number 1 spot?

Published on 20 January 2012