NextGen Gaming has developed and produced A While on the Nile, a Video Slots game with an Ancient Egyptian theme. The lower-value reel images are the usual playing card symbols of 10, J, Q, K and A, with a special Egyptian-like font. The higher-value regular reel symbols include a well-executed Eye of Horus, Pharaoh’s Staff, Cleopatra and a Stone Tablet. To take the game’s central idea further, the reels are also set in an opulent temple, and the background music is fittingly exotic.
Samurai Princess, as the name would suggest, is an online slot game featuring a Japanese theme. More specifically, the game focuses on a female samurai, both beautiful and deadly, who looks well capable of wielding the twin swords she grasps in both hands. The graphics of the game are indeed high quality, with each symbol brought to life in stunning high resolution. As a whole, however, the game does feel a little lacking in comparison to more richly designed modern casino slot games. The images do not animate, which is all but expected these days, and the soundtrack loops a bit more obviously then one might like, soon becoming grating.…