Thunderstruck 2 by Microgaming – Drink Ale with Gods in the Celestial Halls

  • Software: Microgaming
  • Slot Type: video slot
  • Paylines: 243
  • Reels: 5
  • Features: Wilds, Scatters, Free Spins, Multipliers, Rolling Reels Feature, Wild Magic Feature, Wild Raven Feature
  • Minimum Bet: 0.01
  • Maximum Bet: 0.05
  • RTP: 96,65%

Thunderstruck 2 is one of the most popular Microgaming release boasting 5 reels, 243 paylines and plenty of winning opportunities players get to explore. As suggested by the game’s title, this is the sequel to the original Microgaming release named Thunderstruck. This one also follows Nordic Gods, Loki, Odin and Thor on their journey which september lead those lucky players to lucrative riches.

Unlike the original game released back in 2006 packed with only 9 paylines, this sequel comes packed with more winning opportunities as they are 243 payline represented in the game across 5 reels. Following the original game, Thunderstruck 2 is also heavily inspired by rich Norse mythology taking players directly to the ancient Asgard city which hides some riches.

Norse Mythology at Its Best

Just as expected from one of the most prominent names in the industry, Microgaming did an amazing job with their Thunderstruck 2 game. Thanks to the game’s stunning visuals, awesome graphical solutions, and epic sound effects, soon after its release back in 2021, Thunderstruck 2 became one of those iconic, most played games.

It is definitely more popular than its predecessor thanks to its enriched graphical solutions, more generous bonuses and more payouts included. During their Thunderstruck 2 gameplay, players will come across neatly crafted symbols reminiscent of the game’s theme. These symbols include Nordic Gods such as Odin, Loki, Valkyrie, and Thor. There are also some other symbols included such as the Game’s Logo symbols, Thor’s home, Thor’s Hammer and other.

The overall design of the game resembles those warrior-themed games. Those lower-valued symbols represented as standard playing cards are neatly rendered looking as they are carved in stone. In fact, the general ambiance of the game reminds of battlefields especially as there is an epic soundtrack playing in the background most certainly adding more to the overall gaming atmosphere.

Wildstorm Feature and Wild Reels

In addition to being visually appealing packed with high-graphical solutions, the game is also packed with lucrative bonus features. One of the game’s bonuses named as the Wildstorm Feature brings plenty of winning opportunities. This one is randomly triggered during the base game during which all five reels can turn into Wild Reels offering more generous winnings. In addition to this bonus mode, there is also the Great Hall of Spins bonus mode.

Plenty of Free Spins for Grabs

The main attraction of the game is definitely its Great Hall of Spins bonus mode. This main feature of the game is triggered by landing three or more of the game’s Scattered Thor’s Hammer symbols in any position on the reels. The bonus mode comes packed with four different Free Spins mode. The first one of them named as the Valkyrie Free Spins mode is triggered on players’ first to fourth Free Spins trigger.

Once there, players are immediately awarded 10 Free Spins with all of their Free Spins winnings multiplied by a great 5x multiplier. It should be noted that landing additional Scatter symbols brings extra Free Spins. Then, there is also the Loki Free Spins mode triggered from the fifth to ninth Free Spins trigger. This bonus mode brings 15 Free Spins coming alongside the game’s Wild Magic feature.

During this mode, those Wild Magic symbols situated on the middle reel transform other symbols into Wilds. Then, there is also the Odin Free Spins mode accessible on the tenth to the fourteenth trigger. During this mode, players get 20 Free Spins coming alongside the game’s Wild Raven mode. During this mode, those Odin’s Raven symbols randomly turn other symbols into 3x or 22x multiplier symbols. Getting two of these symbols means players get to benefit from a nice 6x multiplier.

The last Free Spins mode named as the Thor Feature is accessible from the fifteen Free Spins trigger. Once there, players receive 25 Free Spins coming alongside the game’s Rolling Reels mode. During this mode, those consecutive winnings players score to increase their multiplier starting from 2x and going all the way up to 5x. This means that on every Thor Free Spins, players can get a nice 5x multiplier.

Let’s Trigger All Four Levels

Triggering all of those four Free Spins levels represented in the game, lets players choose whichever Free Spins level they want to go back and play again. The game also lets players pick where they have left off thanks to the game’s bar measuring players’ progress.

Despite the fact this is one of those medium variance releases, Thunderstruck 2 can definitely yield some generous payouts. For instance, triggering the game’s Thor Free Spins mode packed with Rolling Reels can definitely bring a massive return. Regular payouts are also generous ay players can choose to play up to 300 coins per spin.