There are not many themes as epic as the one of Vikings and Norse mythology. Viking-themed slots are growing in popularity among players for their heroics characters including powerful Nordic gods, impressive visuals and thrilling gameplay. Typically set in the stormy seas with thunders, these slots will take you on a one of a kind adventure designed for the bravest ones.
From Scandinavian software providers to those from other parts of the world, it seems that all of them compete who will come up with the most exciting Viking-themed slot. We have compiled the list of some of the most popular titles inspired by Nordic warriors and gods released so far, so make sure to check them out.
This is undoubtedly one of the most popular online video slots of all time. Released by Microgaming, after the successful original title, Thunderstruck II uses 5 reels and offers 243 ways to win. Inspired by Norse mythology, the slot features Nordic gods Thor, Odin, Loki and Valkyria. The game benefits from the Wildstorm feature triggered at random during the base game to award 1 respin and turn up to 5 reels Wild.
The biggest attraction of the game is The Great Hall of Spins, a free spins feature with a progressive element. It consists of 4 levels starting with the Valkyrie feature awarding 10 free spins with all prizes multiplied by 5x. From the fifth trigger on, the Loki feature grants 15 free spins improved by the Wild Magic feature transforming symbols into extra Wilds. From the tenth to fourteenth trigger you will activate the Odin feature awarding 20 free spins with the Wild Raven feature turning random symbols into a 2x or 3x multiplier that multiplies themselves for bigger payouts. Finally, the Thor feature will reward you with 25 free spins enhanced by the Rolling Reels with consecutive wins subject to increasing multipliers up to 5x from the fifteen feature trigger on. After you have unlocked all 4 levels, you can choose a level you like most. The maximum possible payout stands at 2,400,000 coins.
Join Amma, an intrepid explorer, and her companions on a quest to find the hidden treasure with the exciting Betsoft Gaming’s title. Belonging to their impressive Slots3 series, Viking Age is a 3D video slot boasting cartoon-like graphics and engaging sound effects. It features 5 reels and 30 variable paylines. Apart from stunning graphics, it offers multiple bonus features and a top prize of 45,000 coins that make it a must try game.
The Runestone Doors feature is a “pick me” game where you can win instant credits, free spins and access to the bonus round. Landing 3 Amma symbols anywhere in view unlocks Multiplier Free Spins with multipliers hidden behind the two additional reels. When a winning combination is formed with the same multiplier value at both its ends, the respective multiplier applies. The Arm Wrestling bonus round offers you to choose a side and win an instant award if your Viking wins.
This slot comes from the Swedish gaming company Play’n GO and uses a 7×7 layout with no paylines. Instead, you have to land 5 or more symbols on neighbouring positions to form a win. The game benefits from cascading reels, so whenever you create a winning combo, you will be provided with an additional chance of winning. At first, the game may strike you as complex due to all the features it offers, but you can rest assured that you will be properly entertained and rewarded.
There’s plenty of going on in this slot, starting with the Gift of Gods feature that depends on the level of the game and god that is in charge of it. Thor, Odin, Freya and Heimdall will add Wilds in different ways to help you create more winning combos. Whenever you win, you will charge the meter awarding Charge of Destruction bonus features that boost your odds. The Valhalla and Ragnarök feature awards instant wins and up to 15x multiplier respectively. This is a slot game that cannot be easily described, so it is better to give it a try and you may end up winning up to 5,000x your bet.
Asgardian Stones is a video slot launched by another Swedish software provider. This time, it is NetEnt and it takes you on a thrilling adventure with the Gods of the North ready to help you score some big winnings. The 5-reel 20-payline slot offers 2×2 and 3×3 Colossal symbols, the Avalanche feature providing you with additional chances of winning and the Bonus Wheel feature awarding free spins and coin wins.
Besides an innovative bonus game awarding up to 25 free spins, Asgardian Stones also benefits from the Colossal Crush feature triggered by Colossal symbols that destroy rows underneath them and awards up to 4x multiplier. The maximum possible payout is 100,000 coins, so if you are lucky enough, the Nordic gods will be generous to you.
We have saved the best for last. Vikings go to Hell is an Yggdrasil-powered video slot played at 5 reels and 25 paylines. It is the third and the most exciting title from their Viking-themed series including Vikings Go Wild and Vikings Go Berzerk. Brimming with bonus features, the slot takes you all the way to Hell where Vikings will fight Demons to provide you with the more rewarding gaming experience.
Collect Rage by defeating Demons and enter the 2-level free spins feature with Sticky Wilds and even more opportunities to win. Once you defeat the Lord of Chains at the first level, you will proceed to the second level where you will meet Lucifir, the demon overlord, and if you defeat him, your wins from both free spins levels will be tripled. Look out for the Treasure chests showing up on the fifth reel as they can award free spins, coin wins, additional Wilds and Rage boosts. Over 3,000x your total bet can be hit in a single spin, so muster up all your courage and help brave Vikings defeat the underworld creatures.