5 of the best slot game developers

In the modern day, it would be fair to say that online slots games have exploded. iGaming providers have taken advantage of the huge advancements in technology over the past decade, the development of smartphones and the game-changing rise of social media has enhanced the online slot industry significantly. Making slots games more accessible than ever as well as more noticeable for players.

So, today we want to talk about what we think is very much worth mentioning, these successful and well-established slots games that come in many varieties and all shapes and sizes. Who on earth is responsible for these? The ideas, the planning, the content, and design, well today we bring you 5 developers who release online games globally on a regular basis. You may have been playing their games for years yet never even heard of the company who developed them, today we reveal all!

In no particular order we have listed our top 5, so you can try their games on WizardSlots.com and fight amongst yourselves as to who you regard as the best.

  • Net Entertainment

Or you may recognise them as NetEnt, they have been around now since 1996. With the first ever NetEnt Casino launched in 2002, listed on Nasdaq OMX in 2009. They produced their first mobile game in 2011 and a live casino launch in 2013. By 2014 The growth of the company had reached big heights as the year marked 21.4 billion transactions handled. By 2015 NetEnt had made it into the US market. Establishing themselves as a real force in the slots universe, they have gone onto form an excellent relationship with their audience by producing some of the best content around including current popular games such as Planet of the Apes, Guns and Roses and Starburst. NetEnt have now reached that prestigious level that so many developers crave due to their large array of games that only seem to grow in quality, game after game with the variety never failing to disappoint.

  • Microgaming

If you are an avid slots player then more or less half of the games you play, Microgaming will be responsible for. The iGaming pioneers were founded back in 1994. The software giants claim to have released the first ever online casino in that year, Microgaming have now emerged as one of the leading software providers to the industry also strongly claiming that they are the leading supplier of online gaming software in the world. Providing their software to a whole host of online casino operators, creating over 850 unique casino games as well as including over 1,200 variants. Some of their most notable games are Avalon, Jurassic Park and Ariana to name a few. They continue to freshen their platform by releasing new content every month to assure that they maintain the status of believing that they are the best game developers in the world. To be fair the confidence that Microgaming possess hasn’t caused them any harm up until now.



  • Yggdrasil

Yggdrasil, who only launched in 2013 have burst onto the scene. In the past few years they have proven that their software is up there with the best in the business. In 2014 they achieved Isense – Goodbye Flash, Hello Html and Boost in-game promotional tool was launched. Later that year their first network campaign rocked the industry, in 2016 they launched a brag social media sharing tool. Followed by missions launched alongside Yggdrasil white label studios and finally in 2017 the Yggdrasil dragons was launched. It would be fair to say that Yggdrasil have got one of the best, if not the best creative team around. They have continued to produce games with a unique style that would require only the maddest of imaginations, for a younger company they are most certainly continuing to rise. Yggdrasil have gained recognition as one of the industry’s most respected suppliers due to their quick rise. They have already overpowered large majorities of the older developers. An example of their trademark games would be Alchymedes, Vikings go wild and Incinerator.

  • Eyecon

Established in 1997 originally branded as a general computer game company. Eyecon immediately took off with their creation of ‘Gore’, the game went on to be downloaded millions of time, this was only the beginning of Eyecon’s rise to prominence. Three years after the company started up they decided to broaden their purpose and started producing an online casino with a variety of gambling games. Temple of Isis, does that ring a bell? Well, that was Eyecon’s first ever slot game released in 2003, that game went onto be a big hit. Nowadays it’s games such as Fluffy Favourites and Shamans Dream that steal the limelight. Eyecon has shown no sight of slowing down as they continue to release games that rise to popular status on Wizard slots, games in the shape of Stampede and Irish Luck have been played a lot recently.

  • NextGen Gaming

NextGen began their journey in 1999 in Australia like Eyecon, however NextGen were a software provider from the very beginning. The company produced software for games locally before marketing their products globally after receiving huge attention and demand in Oz. Games such as Foxin’ Wins, Wonder Hounds and Wild Play SuperBet have proved to be successful hits. NextGen have repeatedly stated that their common goal is the ‘NextGen Promise’ to their teammates, Customers and players. “To always strive to create games that deliver extraordinary entertainment and quality – with integrity and in collaboration without partners Emphasising their commitment to all the parties that share an interest in their products.” At NextGen they believe there is much more to be a developer than just creating content, believing that as a collective group of passionate people “We collectively share and grow a community of inspiration and innovation.” The team spirit is quite obviously something that shines through at NextGen, a tight-knit team that works hard to produce the best service that they possibly can, there’s no surprise they make our top 5 developers. 

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