Microgaming releases new slot machines every month, with more than one slot each month, it is how the developer manages to stay on top of its game. It is also how it keeps its gaming portfolio fresh and updated, so online players will never feel boredom or redundancy. Dragon Shard by Microgaming is the new slot machine by the developer, which has forty lines and five reels. You might get the feeling that it gets its inspiration from the popular Game of Thrones, as it is all about a Fire Queen and an Ice King that are in an eternal battle. It reminds us of Queen Daenerys and Jon Snow of the North.
The New Slot Machine’s Gameplay and Features
Dragon Shard has plenty of winning chances and features. In addition to the 40 lines of the slot machine, there is the Win Booster feature, the mystery transforming symbols, and free spins, which is the main attraction of the slot machine. The slot machine has a 5×5 grid with a fantasy theme that is full of elemental dragons and powerful heroes that you will join for an outstanding experience. The slot runs on the same engine as one of Microgaming's popular slots, Fortunium. It is playable with stakes that vary between 0.05 and 200 credits for each spin.
Compatibility and Visuals of the New Microgaming Slot
Microgaming made sure that everyone can enjoy the slot machine; therefore it made it compatible with iPhones, Androids, Windows and more. Consequently, you can enjoy it at home, or on the go. Visually, the slot machine looks terrific, as it takes place in a fantasy kingdom. You will witness an eternal battle between two larger-than-life characters, which are the Ice King and the ire Queen. They have been fighting for many eons in the fight to possess the Dragon Shard, which is an ancient artifact. The icons that will appear on the reels of the slot machine, they include the Dragon Shard, the Ice King, the Fire Dragon, the Fire Queen, the Ice Dragon as well as diamond clubs, spades, and hearts, which represent the low paying symbols. Symbols can appear double-stacked, the Ice King and the Fire Queen symbols can trigger rewards up to 8x the stake.
Dragon Shard’s Wild Icon and Features
The Dragon Shard is the wild symbol of the slot, and it will substitute for all other icons landing on the reels of the slot, but not the Scatter icon. The wild can also trigger massive rewards, up to 20x the stake when you math five Dragon Shards on a payline. There is also a Mastery Symbol feature, as a mystery symbol can land anywhere on the reels, and transform to another symbol at random, including the wild.
As for the Free Spins round, you can trigger it when you get 3x or more of the Eye Scatter icons anywhere. You will earn ten free spins, with each turn having the Mystery Reels feature on any of the three middle reels.