Microgaming

The History Of Microgaming

Microgaming entered the world of online casino gaming in 1994, when they helped develop the very first gaming website. Starting off as a small software company in the Isle of Man they have since grown to become one of the main software developers in the world, with over 120 casinos and 40 poker rooms.

Everybody in the casino universe knows about Microgaming and they are renowned as the leading provider of online casino games. They launched their Viper software in 2002 and from that point onwards – through their savvy ability to create innovative casino software – have maintained a dominant force in the casino market.
Their main rivals inclide Playtech – one of the largest online gaming suppliers, NYX Gaming and the well-known Amaya gaming group.

Everything you need to know about Microgaming

Microgaming has received a vast amount of praise over the last fifteen years. During 1997 they set world record for the largest online jackpot won – £1.5 million. This was won on their now infamous Major Millions game. In 2003, the company became one of the original members of eCOGRA – a collection of casinos that follows a rigorous protocol of safety features – and won the Gambling Online Magazine’s Top Casino Software award.

Towards the end of the first decade of the 21st century Microgaming founded the very first slots tournament – the Grand Slam of Slots. This was met with acclaim and has now been replicated by many other online casinos. Then in 2010 they won the best iGaming Software award at the iGB Affiliate Awards and Casino Meister awarded them the Best Software Supplier. Obviously, as you can see, they have an incredibly impressive track record.

Games available

Microgaming has a huge collection of high-quality games available with some of the most wonderful graphics on the internet. With over 400 games available including fan favourites such as blackjack, slots, roulette and video poker – players can access games through their downloadable software and flash casino.

If you are a huge fan of progressive slot machines, then Microgaming has some of the most popular on the market. With Mega Moolah making many people millionaires over the course of 2015 – alongside a host of other amazing slot games such as Break Da Bank Again and Agent Jane Blonde – they have produced some of the most well-respected slot games.

Their most popular slot game to ever hit the market was Mega Moolah, which in 2015 paid out the largest ever slots jackpot of over €14 million to a British soldier! It’s an African safari game with 5 reels and 25 paylines, which also includes an interesting wheel of fortune bonus which leads on to you winning the jackpot. There are other games that combine to create this one huge jackpot and that includes extremely popular Batman: Dark Knight Slot.

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