In a nod to the Prohibition, NetEnt released the Moonshine Riches online slot machine in June of 2018. Its gangster theme isn’t even close to other games that use the same genre. This one was truly able to capture the life of a 1920s gangster.
Moonshine Riches is meant to remind players of the John Dillinger and Al Capone days
Blast From The Past
Moonshine Riches is meant to remind players of the John Dillinger and Al Capone days. The game recaptures how the two men took charge of bars that the Prohibition deemed illegal. However, it puts a more modern twist on the game by presenting it in the style of a graphic novel.
Theme-Appropriate Graphics And Symbols
The background scene that holds the reels shows players an illegal speakeasy where drinking and other illicit activities took place. To the right and left of the reels, respectively, are a woman and a man dressed in 1920s fashions. Behind the woman, players see the silhouette of a well-dressed male bartender.
The symbols on the reels include liquor glasses, bottles and barrels. Higher paying symbols in the game include a getaway car driver and a bookkeeper armed with a gun. It also includes the bartender and the “ma” and “pa” of the local gang.
There are two bonus symbols to use. One is the wild symbol, portrayed as an art deco piece. The other is the game’s logo. Multiple logos on the reels simultaneously, get players more winning combinations. It also gives them access to exciting bonus features.
If players get the logo symbol on two of the lines during one spin, they get the Ricochet Rewards. After winnings are calculated symbols on winning rows are changed. They become one symbol that net players more cash prizes.
Two of the logo symbol on the same row of reels will get players the Territory Takeover. This gives them access to free spins. A different reel set presents, consisting of one row. Players then get to spin it five times for free. Wins can be left to right or vice versa. The wild symbol appears on the reels during this feature.
Wilds transform to locked wilds while free spins are played. In addition, they give players one more spin of the reels for free. Those spins have a multiplier that grows each time.
Most players win money from free spins. Those that don’t will still get a bonus and transports to a new game screen. It portrays a city street after dark. This bonus NetEnt calls the Bootleggers Bounty. There are eight buildings on the street. Each represents a separate question mark. Players then click on those question marks and get a cash prize.
Try Moonshine Riches today
Moonshine Riches is a game that players of any age can enjoy. It is similar to other NetEnt slot titles such as Jack Hammer and Jack Hammer 2. Both are presented in the same graphic novel style that Moonshine Riches is.
Time will tell if this game ends up being just as popular as those are but we are certain it has a big chance of doing so.