«Christmas Carol and Online Slots
We all know Christmas novella, created by Charles Dickens in 1843. This magnificent story has become an inspiration for numerous movies and games. In case you’ve forgotten what the novel is about, we’d like to remind you. Its main character is greedy Ebenezer Scrooge, who hated people and Christmas. On Christmas Eve several ghosts visit him, show him his past, miserable present and awful future. After their visit Scrooge becomes a loving and kind person.
This idea of Christmas spirit, ghosts and improvement of a greedy man inspired many casino games manufacturers. Here we’ll tell you about the most interesting games, based on Dickens’ Christmas Carol.
Microgaming company created a slot game entitled Scrooge. All the main character of Dickens’ novel become the symbols of the game. The logo of the game is its Wild symbol. The Scatter symbol looks like a door knocker, which reminds us on several unexpected visits. The game also has a Free Spins feature, which gets triggered in an unusual way. The special triggering combination can randomly add another free spin or advance the game’s calendar, moving to Christmas. When the Christmas day is here, this special feature gets triggered with the total number of free spins collected in the game’s counter. While playing the Free Spins, players get their payouts doubled. What’s more, when the Free Spins feature is active, all the novel’s character, including Scrooge, enjoy the Christmas spirit, and the game’s animation effects become brighter and more cheerful. The second screen of the game invites players to the special bonus game called Xmas Dinner. All the novel’s characters make their appearance at the festive dinner table. You give one tasty dish to each character and get a magnificent bonus payout. Scrooge game can be played at various online casinos, including Royal Vegas.
Playtech company created a slot game entitled Ghosts of Christmas. It starts with the introductory video, which reminds players of the novel’s plot. Like Microgaming’s game, Ghosts of Christmas game has the novel’s main characters as its symbols. Scrooge becomes the Wild symbol and Marley’s ghost becomes the Scatter symbol. The bonus of the game closely resembles the plot of the story. It’s like pick objects game, which appears on the second screen. The game’s feature, connected with one of the ghosts, get triggered randomly. For example, the Ghost of the Past shows us Scrooge’s schooldays, when he wasn’t so greedy and enjoyed Christmas spirit like other kids. The Ghost of the Present illustrates Scrooge’s loneliness when everyone is happy. The Ghost of the Future predicts Scrooge’s lonely death, if he keeps on being so evil and greedy. Apart from those scary Christmas Ghosts the game also has a festive bonus of Free Spins, which are given to players in random, unpredictable quantity. When those Free Spins are played, the payouts get tripled. The feature of Free Spins gets triggered randomly. You can play this slot game at several online casinos, including Mansion Casino.