In 2016 slots developers Playtech successfully secured a deal with Warner Bros. as a result, Playtech holds a license for the whole range of DC comic book characters for use in their slots games including iconic super heroes Superman and also Batman. As a result Playtech have launched several of these games already, including a great line of Batman Slots. With more titles in the pipeline, this theme is one to keep an eye on. Until then, here we are taking a look at the first of their free Batman slots. First of all, the games are based around the classic 1960s Batman TV show starring Adam West and Burt Ward.
There are currently 7 of these Batman Slots in total. We cover each one in depth below, although, in no particular order. While all 7 share the same theme these are 7 different games in their own right. We've covered each games special or unique feature to help you decide which game best suits your style of play. However, if you're like us, you'll just play the free Batman slots game with your favorite Batman villain. The Riddler, The Joker, The Penguin, Mr Freeze or maybe the alluring Catwoman!
This game features the King Pin of crime, The Penguin. In an innovative game that gives you 3 reels in the main game. However, be sure not to confuse this game for a classic slot.
All spins on the main 3 reels are played with 64 ways to win. After any win The Penguin Respins feature will trigger an move you to a new screen to play in a 3 level Respin feature:
The Penguin Respin 1 occurs on a set of 3 reels with The Penguin symbol appearing as a 1, 2 or 3-high stacked symbol.
Any wins with a Penguin symbol during The Penguin Respin 1 triggers The Penguin Respin 2 which gives you 4096 ways to win on 3 reels that are each 2 symbol positions wide. Standard symbols appear in 2x1 blocks. Batman, Robin and The Penguin symbols appear as 2x2 super symbols.
Any win with The Penguin symbol during The Penguin Respin 2 triggers The Penguin Respin 3 with 4096 ways to win on 2 reels that are each 3 symbols wide. Standard symbols appear in 3x1 blocks. Batman, Robin and The Penguin symbols appear as 3x3 mega symbols.
After The Penguin Respin 3 (or any losing respin) the next spin will occur on the main reels like normal.
This 5 reel, 25 paylines slot game features Batman and Robin. Attempting to track down the infamous Catwoman and the diamonds that she has stolen.
Bonus scatters landing on reels 1 and 3 symbols triggered the Cat Burglar Bonus. Pick a scatter to win a prize or increase your win multiplier. As your win multiplier increases, Diamond symbols will replace some of the scatters on the reels. Diamonds award a cash prize whenever they land.
Landing scatters on reels 1 and 3 and 5 triggers Batman vs Catwoman free Games feature. First up you select a Batman Pick Me icon to reveal your free games. Then a Catwoman Pick Me icon to reveal your super stacked symbol. Spin the reel and any wins are multiplied by your free games multiplier. At the end of free games extra symbols are added to the reels.
In this 5 reel, 60 payline game Batman teams up with Batgirl. This slot has a unique look. With standard 3 reels of 4 symbols height on the right of the screen. Joined to 2 reels on the left that are only two symbols high.
This game features Stacked Wilds; Batman, Batgirl and Robin symbols appear as single symbols on all reels but can appear in 2/3 symbol high stacks on reels 3, 4 and 5 only during both the main game and Batman Team-Up Free Games.
This game has an innovative "Co-op" symbol. These symbols in the game are Batman/Robin, Batman/Batgirl, and Batgirl/Robin. Each Co-Op symbol can stand for either, or both, of the two Super heroes it displays to create the maximum number of winning combinations.
Hit 4 matching symbols (including Wild & Co-Op symbols) on the first 2 reels to win 5 Batgirl Locked Respins. During respin only the 3 large reels on the right spin with the other reels being locked in place.
Simply hit 3 bonus symbols on reels 3,4,5 to trigger the Batman Team-Up Free Games round. At the start of the round you get to click Pick Me cards to reveal characters. Each PICK ME card will contribute to a character collection area at the top of the screen: Robin, Batgirl or Batman. The first of these character collection areas to fill will reveal the number of free games won, either: 12, 17 or 25.
During this Batman Team-Up Free Games round reels 1 and 2 merge to form a single reel filled with large 2x2 symbols.
This is a 5 reel, 243 (fixed) Ways to Win slot game with stacked symbols, Wild, Sticky Wilds, Scatter, Bonus Wheel and Riddler's Box Bonus round.
This game is another collapsing Symbols style game - the reels spin and a new Wave of symbols lands on the reels. The symbols in any winning combinations will explode after wins and the remaining symbols on the reels will then fall into place. If you get lucky you can trigger multiple waves of collapsing symbols.
A Bat Wild symbol is the Wild symbol in the main game and also activates the Mystery Spins feature and Multiplier Free Games mode. This symbol substitutes for all others except the scatter. Wilds appear only on reels 2- 5. Mystery symbols can appear at the start of any main game spin. Mystery symbols will transform into the same type of random symbol.
Bonus symbols appear on reels 1, 2 and 3. Land 3 Bonus symbols anywhere on reels 1, 2 and 3 in the main game to win the Batman vs The Riddler Bonus Wheel feature. While in this round you get a mini-clip from the TV show and the chance to play a "wheel of fortune" style game - spin the arrow on the reel to win Multiplier Free Games (up to 10 free games), Sticky Wild Free Games or The Riddler Box Bonus.
Multiplier Free Games mode features a win multiplier which increases with each wave of winning reel collapses : 1st Wave wins are multiplied by x1. 2nd Wave wins are multiplied by x2. 3rd Wave wins are multiplied by x3. 4th Wave wins (and any successive Waves) are multiplied by x5.
Likewise, if you have a losing wave, the multiplier resets to 1.
In Sticky Wild Free Games Multiplier Free Games features the Wilds do not collapse for two reel collapses. After two successful collapses the Wilds will explode as normal.
The Riddler Box Bonus feature is a "pick item" type feature. You have 12 boxes to choose from & clicking on a box will reveal a cash prize. You can continue clicking on boxes until you reveal 3 matching cash prizes. A new set of 12 boxes appears & clicking on a box will reveal a multiplier value. You click on boxes until you have revealed 3 matching multiplier values. Your final win is your cash prize times the multiplier value.
In this 5 reel slot an All-Ways feature means there are 1024 Ways to Win in the base game and 2400 Ways to Win in Batman Vs Mr. Freeze Free Games. Wins are triggered by landing 3 or more matching symbols anywhere on consecutive reels.
Batman, Mr. Freeze and Robin symbols can all appear as single symbols and also 2, 3 or 4 high stacked symbols
The Bat Wild symbol is the Wild symbol in the base game hence it will substitute for the other symbols (except Bonus symbol).
The Batman Vs Mr Freeze Free Games mode is trigged when 3 or more Bonus symbols anywhere on the reels.
These bonus symbols cannot land during a spin in which a Polar Prizes in-reel feature is triggered and also cannot land during Wild Freeze Spins feature or during Batman Vs Mr Freeze Free Games mode.
Reels 2, 3 and 4 are split in the middle for the Polar Prize Vault. At the end of any main game spin the vault can open to reveal Polar Prizes: Multiplier Wild (Every wild symbol in the spin result gains a multiplier from 2X to 5X), Win Multiplier (multiplies wins by up to x10) , Mr Freeze Symbol Transformation (All instances of one type of symbol in the spin result are transformed into the Mr Freeze symbol.) and Wild Mr Freeze Spins (Only triggers after a losing spin. The reels re-spin until a win occurs). As you can see, as a result, all four of these special prizes are useful.
Land 3, 4, and 5 Scatter symbols anywhere on the reels will trigger 10, 12 or 15 Batman Vs Mr. Freeze Free Games. This mode takes part on a different screen with 2400 Ways to Win and all Wilds become Wild Multiplier symbols.
All 7 Playtech free Batman slots featured above come with The DC Super Heroes Jackpot which is a multi-level ( Mini, Minor, Major and Grand) progressive jackpot, linked to the DC Super Heroes series of games. The trigger that starts the Jackpot game is random and can occur after any spin in any of the linked games. Entering and playing the Jackpot game guarantees a win of one of the four jackpots.
That's it for our round up of the best free Batman slots games. Above all else we hope you have found this overview useful. If you have any comments or questions then you can leave a comment below.