Microgaming Details Page
Graphics and Sound (10)
The quality of the graphics and sound featured within casinos powered by Microgaming software truly is second to none. They have an impeccable track record of creating the most high impact graphics and sound within a download version of a casino client industry wide. Smooth animation and engaging yet non-intrusive sounds definitely set Microgaming apart from the competition.
Game Variety (10)
Of all the software providers who develop online casino software Microgaming is by far the producer of the largest selection of online casino games available online. Many casino operators who are powered by Microgaming's software offer well over 220 games for players to choose from and play.
Game Updates (9)
Game updates of casinos powered by Microgaming software are seamless and take little to no time depending on the type of update required. If you're downloading games for the first time and it's of the newer bread of casino games they've been releasing then you will have to wait for the game to download before you can play. If however other games have downloaded you'll be able to play those while the other is downloading in the the background.
Microgaming features some 14 progressive games to choose from and play. Unlike other operators Microgaming not only features progressive slots games but also video poker and blackjack progressives as can be commonly found in land based casinos as well. Progressive are all networked across all software providers powered by Microgaming to ensure the maximum potential for a progressive and higher initial seed values for the jackpot.
Download Version (10)
The download version of Microgaming's casino client is the best we've seen out there and offers many features and conveniences that other software providers have neglected to include within their products. One in particular worth mentioning is the ability to seamlessly switch between various languages directly within the software client after it's installed on your system. This feature only really comes in handy if you either want to switch to and play in your native tongue or there are several people who play the casino in your household that want to play in different languages. This is just one of many features we feel helps differentiate Microgaming from their competition.
Instant Play Version (9)
The instant play version of Microgaming's software is rather decent in comparison to that of what other software providers seem to offer. They have done a great job in converting exciting and old games to the no download version. The no download version of their client will however require that you have Adobe Flash installed on your system in addition to allowing them to install an ActiveX control on your system that will allow them to serialize your computer and identify it as a unique PC so as a measure to help them combat the rampid fraud that exists in the online gaming industry.