Gambling and gaming have made huge advances in technology and gameplay for years
Online gaming has made an exponential leap forward in recent years, assisted by an increasingly frequent use of digital platforms, also in conjunction with the restrictions caused by the pandemic. An accelerator, not a deciding factor. For years, in fact, gambling and gaming have made enormous progress in terms of technology and playability. A progress that concerns not only this fringe but the entire entertainment sector. From 3D to 4K graphics, from first streams to Full HD live. The video game industry has produced very high quality titles, but so is that of gambling, where the protagonists of the change are online slot machines.
Novomatic, NetEnt and other software houses specializing in the production of online slot machines have created titles with the highest level of accessibility and playability, with futuristic gameplay and a realistic gaming experience. An unprecedented transformation that took its cue from the growth of gaming titles such as Fortnite or GTA. Beyond the technical improvements, much of the success of online slot machines is due also to the many loyalty tools that have been placed on the market: in fact, the most sought after section by Italians on the web is the one concerning free slot machines.
In Italy there are over 3 million players who have tested this type of games at least once a year for free. Thanks to the machine learning mechanisms, a constant improvement of the product has been achieved. Il machine learning it is a branch of artificial intelligence that allows to acquire data to elaborate more precise models to the needs of consumers.
Storytelling and successful online slots
Another significant and substantial change occurred in the field of design, where the gap between land-based and online gaming has been significantly reduced. Last but not least, it is storytelling, or rather the creation of a real story to tell to excite and retain the player. Atmospheres such as ancient Egypt, ancient Rome, space, mythology, have been implemented to make those who play even more passionate.
But what are the best online slot machines of 2021? In first place, according to the ranking drawn up by Giochidislots, there is The Big Easy, produced by Igt and inspired by jazz atmospheres from the United States. In second place Book of Ra 6, by Novomatic, an emblematic title set in ancient Egypt. In the top 3 there is Ulysses of Capecod. Sphinx Wild, Book of Ra Deluxe, Lucky Lady’s Charm, River Queen, Centurion, Cleopatra and Diamond Strike follow closely.