What are Megaways Slots

by The Wombat on 21-Feb-22

Slot game players will most likely have heard of the Megaways game mechanic; these exciting games provide more pay-lines than ever before. Using different shaped symbols across 6-reels of play these slots can provide players with potentially thousands of ways to land winning symbols. This guide should clear up what Megaways slots are and how they work.

Megaways Slots Background

The beauty of the mechanic is that it can be used with both new and pre-existing slot releases. This means any of your favourite slot releases could undergo the Megaways treatments and hold paylines in the 100,000’s. The most popular video slots from Gimmie Gold Megaways to Reel Lucky King Megaways are available that use the exciting Megaways mechanic. This means players can easily find a slot they are familiar with and use the additional paylines in Megaways games.

Megaways games will include all of the great visual features that players enjoy from slots at Wombat casino. The same look of each slot game is created with the Megaways playgrid offering more paylines than ever before. These added paylines don’t only work for winning main game symbols, they also mean more potential for bonus features to be activated.

What are Megaways Slots Special Features?

dazzle me megaways slotThe main difference between Megaways slots and other releases are the number of symbols used along with the reels of play. There are usually 6 reels in use with between 2 and 6 symbols fitting into each reel, with no fixed rows for Megaways slots. All of the main game symbols in Megaways slots can be large enough to fit only 2 in the grid and small enough to fit 6. Many games include an extra 4-reel row across the top of the grid that provides more potential to create winning paylines. The paylines mentioned can be made in different directions across the grid and weave between symbols of different sizes, the payline count is often displayed on the screen.

Popular Megaways Slots

rainbow riches megawaysAs the exciting Megaways slot mechanic can work alongside any number of new and pre-existing slot games there is a huge list of Megaways slots to choose from. Players can fight crime in the Cops ‘N’ Robbers Megaways or Shamrock Holmes Megaways Slots, get festive in Santa King Megaways or get their 5-a-day in Fruit Shop Megaways. All of your favourite genres of games whether it be Ancient Egypt, ‘Irish Luck’ or Desert Island have a Megaways release available from Wombat casino. Check out our list of the top 5 Megaways slots to find your next favourite game.

Hopefully, this has been useful to those of you wondering what Megaways slots are and if you are ready to start enjoying the Megaways Slots available. You will find a selection of slots at Wombat Casino along with added information on each of the slots including the settings, payouts and bonus features you can expect to play with. Interested in learning more? There are many other slot categories available to you at Wombat Casino for you to choose from and browse.