Yggdrasil Slot Machines
The company Yggdrasil offers online slot machines that often have five reels and 20-25 pay lines, but some of them also have 82 pay lines, normally the lines are fixed. Slot machines allow the player to stop the rotation of the reels if he wishes. Often times, in parallel the user accumulates points to get an additional prize, the slot machines also give random bonuses during the game.
The special symbols on some slot machines span a few squares, and also include the Stacked symbol. Winning combinations are usually formed from left to right, starting with the first reel. As a rule, they are low volatility slot machines, with frequent but small prizes. Some of the most popular Yggdrasil slot machines are:
- Vikings Go Berzerk is a 5 reel 25 payline slot machine dedicated to the Vikings. Includes Wild, Scatter, and bonus symbols. Freespins are one of the five bonuses and the chest-shaped bonus symbol offers the others. During the game, the user accumulates “fury points” from the Vikings so that they defeat the mermaid in the bonus round.
- Power Plant is a sci-fi game with 82 pay lines and 5 reels with symbols that fall into large piles, respins, in which the user receives one of five bonuses. The maximum coefficient is 200 for five biohazard symbols.
- Chibeasties is a 5 reel, 20 line fantasy slot machine. It has freespins with expansive symbols and the maximum coefficient is 750 for five red devils.
- Golden Fish Tank is a slot machine with 5 reels and 20 lines dedicated to fish. The extra bet allows you to receive six bonuses in an arbitrary way: freespin, stacked symbols and Wild, as well as multipliers of the winnings. The maximum coefficient is 250 for five butterfly fish.
- Holmes & The Stolen Stones is a virtual slot with five reels and 20 lines. The bonus symbols launch a round where the user finds bags of gold and pieces of precious stones that are collected in the collection above each reel, for five pieces of the same color collected free spins are obtained and for five diamonds of the same color they are you can win the jackpot.
In 2014 the company introduced i-Sense technology, a platform for supporting multi-platform slot machines. The developers claim that i-Sense allows to load Yggdrasil slot machines much faster in the casino.
The year 2015 was marked by the entry of BOOST ™ into the collection of promotional tools used by casino managers to facilitate the management of promotional offers, tournaments and other events. In 2016 the company launched BRAG, the first instrument in the industry that allows to proclaim the big awards on social media.
How it arises Yggdrasil
The company Yggdrasil was founded in August 2012 by Fredrik Elmqvist, who has held the position of CEO ever since. Before creating his own studio, Fredrik Elmqvist worked for nearly three years at NetEnt as a manager, in positions related to sales.
The main office is located in Malta in the city of Sliema. Three additional offices are located in Poland, Sweden and Gibraltar. His team is made up of about 100 workers. In 2016, Yggdrasil White Label Studios was opened, a subdivision that produces slot machines on behalf of the operators.
The studio obtained the first license in 2013 and now owns seven licenses, received in Malta, Great Britain, Gibraltar and Romania. With the help of these partners, the studio spreads its slot machines all over the world. In May 2017 Fredrik Elmqvist stated that the company plans to enter the Italian market and its first partner in Italy is BBwin.
The main office of the company is located in Malta. The studio won the Slot Provider of the Year nomination от EGR Awards 2016 and in 2017, the company won first place in the Innovator of the Year nomination от The International Gaming Awards.