Microgaming Signs a License to Create Classic Horror Slots
Recently, Microgaming signed a license to develop an online slot created on the classic horror movie, Halloween! Starring; Donald Pleasance and Jamie Lee Curtis, Halloween is a 90 minute, 1978 American horror movie. Released for the occasion itself, on the 25th October 1978, John Carpenter’s movie gave its audience the right amount of spooks.
What Is Halloween All About?
Halloween night, in 1963, six-year-old Michael Myers was dressed in a clown costume and mask. After slaying his older sister Judith, he was sent to a sanatorium. Fifteen years later, 21-year-old Michael Myers was set on a chase. He returns to stalk whoever is suitable to die. The series of merciless deaths starts and everyone stays alert.
Halloween is an influential film in the horror film category and was responsible for such types of movies in the 1980’s. Despite being produced on a small budget of $300,000, it earned $48 million at the US box office, $22 million internationally. Making a total earning of $70 million worldwide. Even after 39 years of its release, the movie continues to be a favourite amongst its viewers and criticisers.
David Reynold’s View
David Reynolds, Microgaming’s Game Publisher, said, “Halloween is a true classic and sets the standard for modern horror films. It was immeasurably influential in the slasher genre of movies, so it is great to be working with such an iconic and respected brand. Embracing all the elements of what made the movie such a success, our games team are busy developing a slot for release later in the year…”
Expect spooky bonus features, free spins, and rewarding symbols from this one!