Who doesn't like a good gangster film? From Goodfellas, The Godfather, Casino, Bugsy, Pulp Fiction, to Layer Cake, Snatch, American Gangster, and Gangs of New York there are so many great gangster films out there and it comes as no surprise that there are also many great slot machines bringing their take on the gangster theme. In this article we take a look at some of the best gangster games with slots from some of the world's best developers.
The Slotfather Part II Slot Machine
Kicking things off with the Slotfather part II slot machine. By the name you should have already guessed that it's a takeoff of The Godfather Part II movie. In that vein, we believe it has done an excellent job! Everything from the graphics, the music, animations, and sound effects, and the symbols used on the reels give this slot a real gangster feel that is a fitting tribute to the film. Powered by Betsoft the slot has five reels with 243 ways wins.
The slot features a wild symbol that is the wooden box of money. It substitutes all symbols except the scatter symbol. The wild symbol appears on reels II and IV only in the base game and appears on reels II, III, and V in the free spins bonus. The scatter symbol is the truck symbol which activates up to 20 free spins. After the free spins, you are awarded a Big Bonus Bonus which are instant credit wins.
Also in the game is the Gangster bonus. There are three stacked gangsters, Fat Tony, Frankie (Knuckles), and Snake Eyes Sammy, which give giant bonus wins. If two of the same gangster lands fully in view on the reel a respin is awarded. Three or more of the same gangster will trigger the gangster feature. In the gangster feature, you collect your cut from the businesses in town. Each gangster has a different approach to collecting protection money.
After each standard win, you have the option to double up on your win. The double up game is based on the toss of a coin. Guessing correctly if the spin will result in heads or tails determines your win.
The bet amount for each spin is based on the coin amount and the bet level. The minimum bet amount is 25, and the maximum bet amount is 125 coins.
Where to play the Slotfather Part II Slot? You can play the Slotfather Part II for free at Drake Casino.
If you are in the USA, you can play this game. However, unfortunately, Not suitable for UK players
BigTime Slot Machine.
Based more on a modern day/old school American gangster/rap scene, BigTime slot machine by WGS is a five reel slot with twenty-five paylines. It is more BigTime street gangster than BigTime Mafia boss.
On the reels, you will find images that relate to street gangster thug life including a pimped out car, police helicopter, hoodied thug on a BMX bike, and a thug with a pitbull. There is also wads of cash, a mobile phone, an old-school ghetto blaster, a pair of handcuffs, a can of spray paint and a brunette with oversized jewelry.
In the BigTime slot, there is also a substitute symbol which is the homie wearing a red hoody and all his bling and wild gold ring. The Homie symbol substitutes all symbols except the scatter symbol. The scatter symbol is the "BIGTIME" logo symbol. The scatter symbol activates the Bounce Off Bonus when three or more of the scatter symbols appear on the reels.
In the bounce of bonus game, you get to enter the garage and trick out your ride. To trick out your ride, you choose its paint job, its hood type, its wheels, and its wing mirrors. There is four of each to choose from. Each time you make a selection you receive some free spins. After the selection, your car is entered into a bounce off with another homie. If your car wins the bonce off, you get a better multiplier for the free spins games which start after the bounce off.
The lowest bet amount is $0.01 for 1 payline with $0.01 per payline, the highest bet amount is $250.00 for 25 paylines active with a line bet of $10.00.
Where to BigTime Slot? You can play BigTime for free at Red Stag Casino.
This game is available to you if you are in the USA. However, unfortunately, Not suitable for U.K. or Canadian players
Cops N' Bandits Slot Machine.
Cops N' Bandits plays on the Cops and Robbers side of gangsters and criminals getting their comeuppance. Powered by Playtech, this is a five reel slot with thirty pay lines.
On the reels, there are two criminals one in a red outfit called Tiny George and one in a green outfit called Skinny Larry. There is a policeman called Slim McThin. Together the three make up the main characters in the game. The other symbols on the reels include a set of handcuffs, a bag of money, and high-value playing cards 10, J, Q, K, and A.
The special symbols on the reels are the silhouette of a criminal in a lineup which is the bonus symbol. The line-up bonus symbol appears on reels one, three, and five. When the line-up bonus symbol lands on all three reels at once, you will enter the line-up bonus game where you have to pick the right criminal out of eight criminals in a lineup.
The scatter symbol is the policeman's badge that has a star and the word SCATTER on it. When three or more of the scatter symbols appear anywhere on the reels in the main game, you get to choose one of the three scatter symbols. Your choice determines the number of free spins you get. If four or five lands on the reels you get to choose two badges. Each spin amount awarded by each badge is added together to give the total number of free spins won.
There is an extra bonus feature called the locked wild feature. This feature is only active in the free spins and is activated by the policeman landing immediately to the left or right of one of the thieves. When this happens, the thief is turned into a wild symbol substituting all symbols on the reels for the rest of the free spins. However, they only become locked wilds on reels two, three, and four.
The main game does have a wild symbol as well. The wild symbol is the brick wall with the word WILD written across it. The wild symbol substitutes all other symbols except the scatter symbol and the bonus symbol.
The thirty pay lines are fixed so depending on the line bet the minimum bet amount per spin is $0.30, and the maximum bet amount per spin is $750.
Where to Play Cops N' Bandits Slot? Try Cops N' Bandits for free at Omni Casino.
Not suitable for USA or UK players
Dogfather Slot Machine.
Another take on the God Father, this time by Microgaming. The Dogfather slot machine has five reels with twenty pay lines.
Like many of Microgaming slots machines, the game has a cartoon style to it. Manly the characters are dogs with the scatter being a flea called Itchy da Flea. The scatter symbol completes a winner scatter combination when three or more appear on the reels. The scatter symbol cannot be substituted by the wild symbol. The scatter wins are calculated by multiplying the scatter symbol combination payout by the total number of regular coins bet.
The wild symbol is the Da Boss symbol, which is the bulldog smoking a cigar reading a book called "taking care of the cats." The wild symbol substitutes all symbols except Itchy da Flea and the Hydrant symbol.
The Hydrant symbol is the bonus symbol. It is a red fire hydrant that activates the Mark Your Territory bonus game. The bonus game is a pick an item bonus round with a maximum win of 5,300 coins to be won. There are thirteen hydrants to choose from; each has a random bonus amount hidden behind it. The amount displayed in the bonus game is the bonus multiplied by the total bet amount.
Itchy da Flea activates the free spins mode when three or more land on the reels. Within the free spins mode the Mark Your Territory bonus game can be activated.
Where to Play Dogfather Slot? Try Dogfather for free at Royal Vegas Casino.
Not suitable for USA or UK players
Reel Gangsters Slot Machine.
Reel Gangsters slot machine by Octopus gaming is a five reel slot with twenty pay lines. It is jam-packed with all the images you would expect to see in a gangster-themed slot.
On the reels, you will find an old-style police badge on a chain, a Tommy gun with a case, bags of money, gangster white shirt trilby hat with a knuckle duster, a policeman with a batten, the gangster boss, gangster poker player, gangster wannabe thief, and the gangster's girl.
The special symbols in Reel Gangster slot are the Bank safe bonus symbol; the newspaper scatter symbol and the wild handgun symbol. The Bank safe bonus symbol activates the Bank Heist bonus round when you get three or more bonus vault symbols land on the reels. The newspaper scatter symbol activates the free spins bonus round when three or more appear on the reels, awarding up to 25 free spins. The wild symbol is the pistol symbol. It substitutes all other symbols except the scatter symbol and bonus symbol.
The lowest bet amount is 0.20 based on a line bet of 0.01 as all lines are fixed. The highest bet amount is 100 with a line bet amount of 5.00. Where to Play Reel Gangsters Slot? Try Reel Gangsters for free at Box 24 Casino.
Not suitable for USA or UK players
Mobster Lobster Slot Machine.
The Mobster Lobster slot machine is a fun slot machine from Genesis gaming. The slot machine has five reels with fifty pay lines. The takeaway from the name is it not based on people it is themed around gangster fish!
The main character is the head gangster the lobster. Followed by the gangster shark and the gangster clamshell. The slot machine has a scatter symbol that is the orange shell with the word bonus written on it. The bonus scatters symbol can trigger the bonus in any position on the reels. The wild symbol is the two Tommy guns with the word WILD written across them. The wild substitutes all other symbols except the scatters. Wild substitute in a win the highest win is paid. The other symbols in the game are high-valued playing card symbols 10, J, Q, K, and A.
The bonus game activated by the scatter symbol is a free spins bonus round. Within the free spins round, a random symbol will turn wild for the duration of the free spins. The random wild is revealed when the free spins are triggered. More free spins can be triggered from within a free spins round.
The lowest bet amount is $0.01 per spin and the highest bet amount is $100.00 per spin.
Not suitable for USA or Australian players
Exclusive Superior Slot Machine.
Overview: Last but not least check out our very own Superior Slot (Flash only). This is our very own 'iSlot' style interatctive game in which you get a Mobster themed story that plays out as you spin the reels! This game has multiple bonus features plus a progressive jackpot which could bag you $20 cash!
FreeSlots4U Gangster Slot Machine Coming Soon..
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