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As a player who’s spent plenty of time navigating the vast ocean the casino network has become, I’m sure you’ve landed on those select few that kept you hooked longer than others. And now you probably tend to fall back on those ones when there’s nothing new that’s more alluring on the horizon. Be it because of the catchy website design, the great, new promotions, the hot selection of games on offer, or things like the VIP club or customer care. Whatever it is, you’ll always be naturally inclined to some casinos over others. And admittedly, so are we. That said, every month we brainstorm to see which casinos are occupying that little extra space in our minds and hearts. So, read on as we unveil this month’s favourite 10!
Casumo is a long-time favourite at NetEnt Casino and with players in general. Starting with its off-the-wall site design, with its cute sumo-inspired cartoon mascot, this casino lets off a friendly, fun, and down to earth vibe. This is not only limited to aesthetics as features like Casumo’s live chat customer care and a VIP club that’s open to all players depending on achievements reflects affability. One feature that sets this one apart from many others is called Reel Races. These are tournaments open to all players that are held every 30 minutes!
In terms of bonuses, you get free spins even before placing a deposit, followed by as much as 5 deposit-linked bonuses! Here’s the story:
Spinstation is Grand Ivy Casino’s less poshy-looking younger sibling. At first glance, the site looks like it has too much going on at once, but a few seconds after your eyes settle, it’s immediately intuitive to navigate through. There are active tickers – one scrolling through jackpots as the grand prize goes up, and another on the side showing the latest winners. Spinstation has really no shortage of gaming options, with a slew of categories topping 500. Just to give you an idea, here are the game categories – slots, jackpot slots, live casino, blackjack, roulette, table, poker, fun & scratch, bingo, and virtual. When you catch your breath from that, have a look at the bonuses and try stilling your heart:
Royal Panda’s approach to online casinos is one that has formed itself thanks to the team’s long-lasting approach to gambling from even before they went pro. This is clearly seen in their website that is not only rich in content but also easy to navigate. Their goal is to create an optimal and user-friendly experience for players. The good news for NetEnt Casino enthusiasts is that they can find almost the whole selection of games available here. This includes video slots, classic slots, table games, video poker games and scratchcards as well as local and pooled jackpots. On the front page, you can find a real-time ticker with the total jackpot amount constantly being updated as well as a list of winners underneath. Also, Royal Panda puts on offer quite a few promotions such as a one-minute challenge to earn 50 free spins, a weekend bonus, a lottery for those who play blackjack on the 21st of every month and more. The introductory bonus is as follows:
Casino-X makes the bold claim that it’s ahead of the casino curve and really does things differently. Navigate briefly through the site though, and you’ll probably start to get the inkling that this casino might be onto something. Probably, what catches your eye the most besides the comic-style visuals on the interface is the social element Casino-X has implemented. After feeling that online casinos lack social interactivity, they’ve gone ahead and added an entire section dedicated to tournaments and another to contests where achievements can be unlocked and prizes won. Another plus is that Casino-X features almost all NetEnt slot old and new, and a fair selection of jackpots. When it comes to bonuses, Casino-X has a way of easing you into the game while also placing some lucrative prizes on the table. The three bonuses besides the welcome bonus are free spins, double points, and additional cashback which are leveled at beginner, long-lasting players, and experts respectively. Now, check out the welcome bonus, which is quite something:
Boss Casino is a casino that claims to base its ways in the saying “by players, for players” with a vast selection of games and selection options, strict security, 24/7 customer support, a wealth of promotions, a generous VIP club, and news updates from within. Games are categorized intuitively by genre as well as by provider name for easy access, and a search toolbar provides you with a narrowed-down focus if you know what you’re looking for. Boss Casino will be a real pleaser for NetEnt fans, considering that the whole array of slots can be found here. If sportsbook is your thing, Boss Casino has got you covered. Otherwise, Live Casino is also an option, even if rather limited at the time. What is not limited, however, is the list of promotions that will noticeably boost your winnings. There isn’t enough space to list them all here, but here are just two examples to give you an idea:
Playamo Casino is a fairly new casino with its rather quirky space-themed site portraying an attractive selection of gaming options and bonuses. A few things worth noting are that it endorses Bitcoin as one of its main payment methods, it has 24/7 customer support, and it offers you the opportunity to win an Apple iPad if you deposit with Zimpler by 15th September. What’s more, it has a fairly rich selection of NetEnt games, even if there are no pooled jackpots as of yet. Playamo, however, is not lacking in the promotions department. The introductory offers, especially, are worth a good look at. In a nutshell:
CasinoCruise welcomes you to a cruise liner-themed site with partially-interactive animations that add a nice touch fresh off the boat. The different search options and categorization of games eases you into navigation. NetEnt fans are spoilt for choice with almost all slots on board and the NetEnt touch function integrated. There’s also all local and pooled Jackpots to choose from. One particular feature that is a nice plus is called ‘My Casino’. Here, you’ll find the sub-categories ‘Captain’s Suggestions’, ‘Last Played’, ‘My Favorites’, ‘New Games’, and ‘Popular Games’. This little perk shows how CasinoCruise personalizes gaming experience for its players.
Promotions are also a highlight here. In an attempt to stay true to its name, CasinoCruise offers its players the opportunity to win a real-life cruise. Other tempting giveaways are the introductory offers:
Frank Casino is a casino that constantly tries to reinvent itself by adding more perks and options based on what they feel their players needs and wants are. The dark site is lit up with flashy colours pointing out clearly what you need to click on, making navigation swift and simple. On the front page, you’ll find most of the promotions listed along with lists of tournament winners and a jackpot total real-time ticker. Tournaments are held regularly, and can be found easily at a click of a button away. As for actual gaming options, Frank Casino is quite selective with games, choosing only the latest and most popular. Over and above NetEnt slots, other options include card games, table games, jackpots, and video poker that are neatly categorised. One of the attractive bonus features is a choice of 1 out of 4 welcome gifts you are prompted to choose from when you hit the ‘My Games’ section. Other welcome bonuses include:
888 Casino, at first glance, comes with a site in a somewhat conservative appearance. Perhaps, this is due to the fact that this casino is one of the longest operating ones around – since 1997. Besides assisting in molding the online casino industry as we know it, it’s enough proof that it’s well-trusted amongst gamblers’ communities. So, it comes as little surprise that 888 Casino holds the title of EGR Award Winner for best casino operator in 2013. Some features of particular interest are a fairly large amount of NetEnt slots, real-time tickers under all jackpots, a selection of readme guides for a selection of skill-based games. mobile device conversion of some games, and quite a range of categorised bonuses including ‘Daily Deals’ for every day of the week. The welcome package is also one of the most lucrative you’ll find at the moment. It breaks down as follows:
7Red has been pushing in the right direction with a mobile/smartphone site that was awarded the Mobile Operator of the Year Award at the IGA in 2015. The banner, that’s an animated birds-eye view of Las Vegas is embedded in a lush, deep red coloured wallpaper that gives you the feeling you’re treading on a red carpet. On to games, and 7Red covers almost all NetEnt games available, with categories slots, video slots, live casino, jackpots, and NetEnt Touch conversions as well as some local jackpots. Additionally, you also get to choose from table games as well as poker and other card games. Amongst the enticing bonuses, some of the most prominent ones include a wager free bonus and a VIP club that really rewards your profusely according to your club status. For first-timers, the welcome bonus is as follows:
This wraps up our 10 featured casinos for September, 2016. Again, while we admit that we have our personal preferences, we also acknowledge that different casinos will appeal to different individuals for different reasons. That being said, this list should simplify things for you, considering the overwhelming list of casinos out there. So, keep your priorities in sight and have a look through our list and try the casinos that match your tastes the best. Happy gambling!