Only a month after launching its The Wild Class video slot and Swedish online casino games developer Play‘n GO has now returned to take on the world of darts via its new five-reel and ten-payline Snakebite innovation.

The Vaxjo-headquartered innovator used an official Thursday press release to declare that its latest medium-volatility video slot comes courtesy of a collaboration with Scottish professional darts player Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright and invites iGaming aficionados to ‘step up to the oche’. The firm moreover pronounced that the 51-year-old World Matchplay Champion will subsequently help players to steady their hands so as ‘to take their game to the next level and win the tournament’ for prizes that can top out at as high as 6,000 times their triggering stake.

Plentiful prizes:

Play‘n GO already offered a selection of well over 200 video slots including the sports-themed Nyjah Huston: Skate for Gold title and detailed that the three-row Snakebite will award players that can collect dartboard scatter symbols with wins worth up to 150 times their triggering stake. It announced that a representation of Wright sporting his trademark mohawk haircut may also appear on the game’s colorful grid from time to time while getting trophy wilds across all of the reels could result in aficionados walking away with some very lucrative rewards.

Expansion entertainment:

However, the developer asserted that the Snake Spins bonus round is ‘the standout feature’ of its latest mobile-friendly video slot for those who can land at least two dartboard symbols on reels one to four alongside an eponymous icon in the fifth column. Play‘n GO stated that this extravaganza sees the five-by-three grid transition into a five-by-five board ‘with a three-dimensional Snakebite character positioned to the right of the reels’.

As if this wasn’t enough and Play‘n GO explained that Snakebite additionally offers the graffiti-style Snake Snap symbol complete with neon-effect shades alongside hold and spin, multipliers, re-spins and lock-it-link attractions.

Enchanting extras:

Charlotte Miliziano serves as the Head of Games for Play‘n GO and she used the press release to proclaim that her company’s team of designers have partnered with intellectual property rights holder 5th Planet Games in order to create a video slot that combines ‘visuals and audio to focus on the atmosphere of a darts tournament’. She additionally noted that winning moves are followed by fireworks and the sound of a cheering crowd while an animated Wright throws darts during the Snake Spins bonus round ‘to create more interactive gameplay for the player’.

Read a statement from Miliziano…

“We’re excited to expand our intellectual property portfolio into the world of sports stars. We didn’t just want this to be a game, we wanted this to be an event. Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright is renowned for his personality and in darts he has a huge following, so we wanted to do that justice.”