DC Comic Slot Machines
In 2017 Marvel decided not to renew the licensing agreement with Playtech, the license agreement allowed Playtech to the use of Marvel characters in their games. Although, this spells bad news for Marvel fans if you're a fan of the other leading comic publishers, DC Comics!
Where Can You Play DC Comics Slots
Unlike Marvel themed slots that were limited to Playtech powered casinos. DC Comic themed slots can be played at casinos powered by NextGen/NYX Group and Playtech.
Overview: Batman has to be one of the most famous DC Comic characters. Batman not only has his own slots game created by NextGen, he also features in other slots game such as the Justice League slot also made by NextGen. The game is a Flash powered game which means it doesn't work on mobile devices. The game has great graphics, set in Gotham City the slot has a comics look to it with the sound effects from the movies.
Features: The Batman slot features 50 paylines that are fixed on 5 reels. There is also a Bonus bet feature which enables you to win 100x your bet when you get 3 or more Batman logo symbols in a row.
The game also features a Free Spins bonus feature that has a stacked wild and sees all wins doubled.
Symbols: On the reels, you'll find symbols that look like they're straight out of a comic. The symbols include iconic Batman images such as the Batman search light used to signal Batman, Batmans legendary Batmobile and Bat Bike, a Joker playing card, the jokers hand squeezing a flower that has liquid squirting out of it, Batmans bat-shaped throwing star, Batman's grappling gun, the jokers gun with comical "bang" flag popping out of it, the Joker holding the joker playing card, Commissioner Gordon, and Batman himself.
The wild symbol is the Batman symbol; the bonus symbol is the Batman logo symbol which is only activate when the Bonus Bet is activated and is used to activate the "Descent into Madness Feature." The Scatter symbol is also the Batman symbol. However, it says "SCATTER" on it instead of "BONUS."
Both the Bonus and Scatter symbols are the highest paying symbols, both paying 5000 credits for five of them appearing on the same payline. The biggest jackpot that can be won is five of the bonus symbols with the bonus bet feature activated where you get 5000 + 100 times your bet!
Progressive Jackpot: The Batman slot doesn't feature a progressive jackpot.
Superman The Movie Slot
Overview: The other most famous DC Comic superhero has to be Superman. Superman the movie is one of the many DC Comics-inspired slots games created by Playtech. The game is based on the original Superman movies starring Christopher Reeve as Clark Kent, Margot Kidder as Lois Lane, and Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor. All of these characters feature in the slot.
Superman The Movie is one of three Superman-themed slots games by Playtech, the other Superman games are called, Superman 2, Superman The Man of Steel. There is also a Superman slot called Superman Last Son of Krypton created by NextGen; all the Superman-themed games are all fantastic.
Features: Apart from what sounds like the original movie soundtrack the game also features a whoping 100 fixed paylines on 5 reels.
Symbols: Many of the symbols are themed symbols, Superman, Lois Lane, Clark Kent, Lex Luthor, Daily Planet logo, Kryptonite necklace, and Superman logo. The other symbols are high-value playing cards symbols.
The wild symbol is the Superman logo symbol which substitutes all symbols apart from the "Free Games" symbol and Bonus symbol.
The Free Games symbol triggers the free games bonus game when it appears on reels 1, 3, and 5.
Crystal Bonus Rounds: The Bonus symbol triggers the Crystal bonus game when it lands on reels 2, 3 and 4. In the Crystal bonus game, you get to pick a crystal stick to see what reward you win.
Superman Progressive Jackpots: Superman The Movie slot features not one but four progressive jackpots. Any spin of any amount regardless of the outcome can activate the jackpot bonus game. Within the progressive jackpot bonus round, you get the chance to win one of four progressive jackpots. The jackpots are named "Grand," "Major," "Minor," and "Mini."
Green Lantern Slots
Overview: The Green Lantern made more popular with the movie of the same name in 2011 starring Ryan Reynolds as the main character Hal Jordan a.k.a The Green Lantern. This movie has led to the release of two Green Lantern themed games, one by Playtech and one by NextGen.
Both Green Lantern games are great games. However, we are going to take a look at the Playtech version which is a 3D video slot machine.
Features: The slot has 234 ways to win on 5 reels and features a wild symbol, stacked wild, and several bonus games.
Symbols: The symbols on the reels feature various green lanterns from the movie, and high-value playing card symbols. The wild symbol is green lanterns ring and substitutes all symbols, the stacked wild is an orange ring that only appears in the fear fight mission. The other symbols are high-value playing card symbols.
Collapsing Bonus Feature: Winning symbols disappear after wins are calculated, symbols higher up fall down and replace the symbols to make new lines.
Green Lantern Power Bar: Every consecutive collapse fills up a bar, four or more consecutive collapses randomly triggers one of three missions. The more consecutive collapses that are triggered, the higher the charge. A no win will zero the charge.
Fear Fight Mission: In each round, all symbols from the previous round, except for the stacked wilds, explode. The mission has unlimited free rounds but is over when the stacked wilds fill the limit set by the charge on the Green Lantern power bar.
Training Center Mission: Is 10 free games with extra wilds, the number of extra wilds is determined by the charge level.
Secret Sector Mission: Awards 10 free games with a dynamic win multiplier, at the beginning of the mission an initial multiplier is granted. With every consecutive collapse, the current multiplier increases with step multiplier. Both multipliers are determined by the charge. If there is a no-win combination the current multiplier is reset back to the initial multiplier.
Green Lantern Progressive Jackpot: The Green Lantern slot is part of the DC Super heroes slot range, so it shares the same progressive jackpots as the Superman game above.
The Flash Slot
Overview: The Flash slot is created by NextGen/NYX group which also created Batman. It's no surprise that it also has a more comic-like look and feel, based more on the original comics rather than the American TV series.
Features: This is a 5 reel slot machine with 50 fixed paylines. The top jackpot to be won is 1000 credits.
Top Tip: The theoretical return to player for this game is 92.48% with the bonus bet inactive and 95.47% with the bonus bet active. Therefore, you should play with the bonus bet active to increase your winnings!
Symbols: On the reels, you'll find various Flash related images including Flash himself, Captain Cold, Gorilla Grodd, Mirror Master, Flash Logo Bonus symbol, Flash Logo Scatter symbol, and high-value playing card symbols: J, Q, K, and A.
Flash is the Wild symbol when it substitutes in a win all wins are multiplied by up to three times. When the bonus bet is activated, all wins are multiplied by up to x5 during the base game and up to x10 during free games.
Gamble Feature: After every winning spin, you get the chance to gamble your winnings, doubling or quadrupling your win. By clicking the heart & club button that appears after each winning spin, you get to bet what color the card is or what suit the card will be.
DC Comics - Justice League Slot
Overview: The Justice League slot is the ultimate DC Comics fans slot machine. As the name suggests, it includes all the most popular DC Comics superheroes including The Flash, Green Lantern, Batman, Superman, and Wonder Women (Who also has her very own slot game dedicated to her).
The slot is created by NextGen/NYX Group which means, you guessed it, all the images look like they're straight out of a comic book.
Features: The game has 25 fixed paylines on 5 reels. Unlike the other nextgen dc comic games it doesn't have a bonus bet feature, but with a theoretical return to player of 96.501% it makes up for it.
Symbols: On the reels, the game has all the superheroes, Superman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Batman, Aquaman, and Cyborg.
There is a wild symbol that is an image of the team with the world "WILD" under them; it substitutes all symbols except the Bonus symbol. The wild symbol only appears on reels 2, 3, and 4. Any symbol may randomly transform into a wild symbol when they are on reels 2, 3, or 4 on every spin.
The bonus symbol is the Daily Planet logo with the word "BONUS" under it. The Bonus symbol is also the scatter symbol which multiplies the wins by the bet. The bonus symbol only appears on reels 2, 3, and 4.
Gamble Feature: Although, there is no bonus bet feature there is a gamble feature which is the same as on the flash slot game.