The Annual March Microgaming Online Tourney
March 13, 2017
The March to Riches slots tournament is in full swing at Microgaming powered online casinos. This event has been running from March 1 to March 31 every year for quite a few years. The participation and popularity have steadily been increasing. You still have plenty time to enter your score at online casinos like Casino mate, Royal Vegas or Spin Palace.
In order to participate in the March to Riches online tournament you have to log in from the download platform of your Microgaming online casino. You will find the March to Riches event in the Tournaments tab and can register from there. Keep in mind that the entries will close at 7500 players. The entry fee is only €10, which is a great incentive to play. There is a hefty prize pool of €100,000, which will be shared by the top 80 players on the leader board. In addition there are 20 positions that will qualify for special prizes.
You can access the complete rules from the Tournaments tab. It is a single round tournament. The entry fee gives you 9000 coins and 15 minutes of play time. You can exercise 4 continue play options and 999 rebuy options. Each of these will cost €10, give you 9000 coins and 15 minutes.
March to Riches online tournament is being played on the Finer Reels of Life video slot as usual. This is not a high volatility slot game so you have to build your score in bits and pieces rather than hope for big lucky breaks. You will be helped by the fact that it is a 243 ways to win online slot. The theme is the finer things of life such as diamond, champagne, whisky and cigars, wine and cheese and coffee and chocolates, which appear as the high paying symbols. The game logo is a wild symbol and multiplies payouts when it helps to make winning combinations. You can depend on a bit of luck in hitting the randomly triggered Wild Celebration feature. It can turn up to five reels wild.
The highlight of The Finer Reels of Life online slot is the free spins feature. Each high paying symbol awards its own set of free spins. As you trigger this feature repeatedly, you will be awarded the more lucrative set of free spins. At the top is a set of 25 free spins with the consecutive wins being paid at higher payout multipliers. But given that the base play time is 15 minutes, you are unlikely to reach so far.