The God of Thunder is upon us and he’s making it rain! Well, not literally, because his hammer only brings thunder, hence the name. But in Microgaming’s video slot Fortunes of Asgard, Thor brings the coins raining down on you.This 5 reel slot with 20 fixed paylines comes with an RTP of 96.10% and whisks you away into the middle of ancient Norse mythology. Having a medium volatility, you can be sure to come across some decent wins and you don’t even have to wait for ages.We, for one, loved diving into the mythical world of Thor and his underworld-ruling sister Hellia and we can’t wait to tell you all about it. Choose your allegiance between those two read on if you want to know, what’s in it for you!
+ PROSA good amount of bonus features that can be triggered and will keep you entertained and engaged.Before every spin, you’ll be able to choose between Thor an Hellia, activating a special feature with different advantages.The graphics are gorgeous and help with the immersion in the Norse mythology.
CONS -The maximum bet of $10 is ridiculously low and while you can play longer, this slot will have high rollers pulling their hair in frustration.The RTP of 96.10% is barely above the average, we would’ve expected a little more from the God of Thunder.The slot theme is based on the original Norse mythology, so no hunky Chris Hemsworth lookalike, just a really beardy dude in the role of Thor.
Everybody knows by now that Thor is the God of Thunder and that he resides in Asgard with his father Odin. The younger generation might know him in the form of buff Australian actor Chris Hemsworth from the Marvel movies, but the Thor from this slot has been around much longer than the thunder from down under (no, wait….that’s still a different thing).Fortunes of Asgard is based in the ancient Norse mythology and stars Thor and the ruler of the underworld Hellia as his antagonist. The graphics are beautiful, as you’re playing against the backdrop of the mythical land of Asgard with it’s magically floating islands and the golden palace of Odin.You can follow the struggles of Thor, as he takes on his arch nemesis with the blue hair and the magnificent antlers. Watch them go head to head in a battle of wits against brute strength, with Thor wielding his mighty hammer Mjölnir and Hellia striking back with…a book (that reading material better be magical!).
We already explained briefly that Fortunes of Asgard is a 5 reel video slot with 20 fixed paylines. And after we got over our amazement and awe about the brilliant design, we couldn’t help but also fall in love with the cool and numerous bonus features.The Wild symbol comes in the form of a thunderstorm with lots of lightning and substitutes for all other symbols, except the Scatter and the Bonus symbols to create winning combinations – as wild symbols are wont to do.The high paying symbols are represented by our protagonist and antagonist, as well as their weapons and shield, while the low paying symbols, as usual, come in the form of golden 10, J, Q, K and A.Click on any of the sections below to learn all about the special features that are offered in this Nordic slot.
Payouts and Wagering Limits
The reels in Fortunes of Asgard will bend to your will for as little as $0.20 (those cheap little so-and-so’s). If you’re up for a little more you can hike up the stakes, but only as far as to $10, which isn’t exactly something to write home about.If you think about the jackpot in this game being 1.000x your stake and the possibility to bag yourself up to 6262.5x your stake in the free spin round, that looks a little better already, though.The RTP is only 96.10%, which is the average, but you would think that the God of Thunder himself might be a little more generous. With the medium variance of the slot, you’ll have a decent chance to trigger one of the various bonus features though and that’ll secure you some decent wins in the end.While Fortunes of Asgard might not be the number one slot for the high rollers among you, all the other players should happily spin away and enjoy the ride in this video slot with the most compelling back story.
Fortunes of Asgard
If you’re as much of a fan of ancient Norse mythology as we are, then this is the slot for you. You’ll get lost in the gorgeous graphics and the exciting story of a clash of the gods. But even, if you’re indifferent to this particular branch of ancient lore, you’ll have a blast with Fortunes of Asgard. The story and the design of the slot are good enough to impress just about everyone and the bonus features will keep you on the edge of your seat for hours on end. So, grab your magic hammer and make those coins rain, as you step into the shoes of the God of Thunder (or the ruler of the underworld, whatever floats your boat. We don’t judge).