Enjoy Wimbledon With Microgaming Center Court Pokie
June 26, 2015
Wimbledon is starting this Sunday. It is the most prestigious tournament in the annual tennis calendar and the only major event still played on grass courts. Microgaming, the leading software provider to Australian online casinos has a pokie titled Center Court in its portfolio that is based on Wimbledon. The title refers to the center court at Wimbledon, on which the finals are played. The pervading green on the screen gives an appearance of the grass courts.
Center Court is a 5 reel pokie with 9 paylines. The theme related symbols on the reels include tennis ball, trophy, match point logo and four tennis players executing different tennis strokes. The playing card icons from ten to ace display tennis accessories like ball, cap and wrist band. The trophy is the wild symbol and the tennis ball is the scatter symbol. There is some animation in the win combinations and the audio track includes thunderous applause from the spectators when the free spins bonus is triggered.
You can enable any number of paylines, but ideally you should play with all nine activated. The coin denominations vary from 0.01 to 0.25 and you can wager up to a maximum of 10 coins per payline. The maximum line bet is AU$2.50 and the maximum total bet is AU$22.50. Center Court is essentially a low rollers online pokie.
Apart from being the wild symbol, the trophy awards the highest fixed jackpot of 1000 coins when five trophy symbols are aligned in an enabled payline. Two or more tennis ball symbols appearing anywhere on the reels award scatter payouts that are multiplied by the total bet. The maximum scatter payout for five tennis ball symbols is 500 coins. Three or more scatter symbols trigger the free spins feature. You will be awarded 18 free spins with a mystery multiplier. This can range from 2x to 5x. There is another feature that makes the free spins lucrative. The wild symbols can appear in stacks three symbols high on any reel. If this happens in reel 1 or reel 2 the payouts can be huge. The maximum payout offered in Center Court in any spin is 450,000 coins, though you will have to be extremely lucky to reach this level. Center Court also features the Microgaming Gamble Game in which you have the opportunity to double or quadruple your winnings.
The Center Court pokie is live at all Microgaming online casinos. Casino Mate, Spin Palace and Crazy Vegas are highly recommended.