Asgard’s Thunder: Classy design
Norse myth and legend has become an increasingly popular slot game theme and Novomatic have climbed aboard to create Asgard’s Thunder. For those not up to speed with their history, Asgard is 1 of the 9 Worlds in Norse religion and home to the tribe of gods known as the Aesir. History lesson over, now back to the slot which.
Tired design and Novomatic slot games used to be synonymous. That’s not the case anymore and Asgard’s Thunder is another good-looking title. Set against a wintry mountain backdrop and a roaring fire, you’ll see A to 9 symbols as well as a jade vase, a cornucopia filled with gems and treasure chest full of gold. The top payer is the Norse warrior who will get you a payout of 0.25, 2.5, 10 or 50 times your stake if you land 2, 3, 4 or 5 on a payline.
Asgard’s Thunder: Wild hammer
The mighty golden hammer is the wild. As usual, this substitutes for all the standard symbols. This hammer can deliver some pretty knockout payouts in its own right too. Land 5 wilds on a payline and you’ll pocket an award equal to 100 times your stake.
Asgard’s Thunder: Free Games feature
The lightning hand symbol is the scatter. Land 3, 4 or 5 of these on adjoining reels on the same spin and you’ll win an award of 2, 10 or 50 times your total stake. You’ll also activate the Free Games feature. You’ll then receive 7 free spins. Not the largest allocation but you can win more infinitely. During the free spins, all 4 high value vase, cornucopia, treasure chest and warrior symbols are wild. This gives you 4 more wilds during the feature basically.
Asgard’s Thunder: Simple but exciting
The classy visuals and stirring soundtrack in Asgard’s Thunder are a million miles away from many of Novomatic’s older slot game releases. This really does look and sound terrific. Like many slot game from this developer, the gameplay is very straightforward but can really pack a punch – fill the reels with wilds to win 2,000 times your stake. It took a while for us to land the feature but the extra wilds made it worth the wait.
Asgard’s Thunder: Norse the merrier
It’s not the most complicated Norse themed slot game you’ll see but for straightforward, volatile action you won’t go too far wrong trying to capture Asgard’s Thunder. If you like ancient Norse gods, you cannot go wrong with Thunderstruck II from Microgaming.