Magic Touch, a Slot to Test Thumbs

Magic Touch is a slot title from Nektan software coded specifically for convenient play on mobile devices. So the four control buttons are arranged in pairs on either side of the screen, as opposed to their usual position at the base of the reels. This puts the touchscreen controls within easy reach of both thumbs.

Of course, players can also enjoy the Magic Touch slot on a desktop or laptop computer, using a trackpad or mouse to access the control buttons. The mobile access, nevertheless, means they can spin the reels wherever they are, anytime they like.

Perfectly Captured Cheesy Magic Show Atmosphere 

Magic Touch’s five transparent slot reels, each with three active windows, spin against the backdrop of a lush red velvet stage curtain. Flanking the reels is the mysterious magician, all curly moustache and raised eyebrow, and his lovely assistant, a big-eyed strawberry blonde with a permanent smile.

The music that plays throughout puts the finishing touch to the cheesy-but-mystifying atmosphere so common to magic shows; it’s a creaky hurdy-gurdy tune for online real money slots Canada of the type heard at travelling carnivals.

Straightforward Game Play with Minimal Options

Apart from a chance at free spins, Magic Touch offers none of the expansive extras that can be found in slot games designed for desktops or land-based casinos. This helps to ensure interruption-free play on all mobile devices, but it does make the prizes available in base play and free spins more important.

All the paytable options are laid out on one easy-to-read screen. Magic Touch uses the Poker symbols common to many slots, but in this case the 10, J, Q, K and A are formed from glowing purple ectoplasm, fizzing with magical energy. Five As wins the top prize from this selection; namely, the line bet X125.

Magic Acts Provide Higher-Value Symbols

All the more valuable symbols in the Magic Touch slot relate to stage magic shows. The lowest is a white dove, which wins X50 the line bet for matching three of a kind, X100 for four and X150 for five. Next up in value is a mystical, star-emblazoned chest, then a card hand full of Aces, and a floppy-eared white rabbit. The Magic Touch logo is the slot’s highest-paying icon, delivering a prize of the line bet X1,000 for five of a kind.

Wilds and Free Spins Boost Prizes

The Magician character serves as the Magic Touch Wild. He performs the standard function of matching with any other symbol except the Scatter to form more winning lines. The slot’s Scatter is the other human character; the lovely assistant. If she appears three or more times in any position on one spin, she triggers a bonus round. This comprises 15 free spins on the same reels.

Magic Touch may have less to offer in terms of bonus rounds, win multipliers and linking animations than many non-mobile slots titles, but the prizes that are on offer are substantial enough to be worth most players’ while. The trade-offs are minor, and the intuitive controls and quick, uninterrupted game play make it effortless to play via mobile devices.