Fresh from inking a content supply deal with Italy-facing operator Sisal Group, Maltese online casino games developer Playson Limited is continuing down a successful route in announcing the launch of its new five-reel and ten-payline Book of Gold 2: Double Hit video slot.

The Sliema-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that its latest Egypt-themed innovation is the fifth in its Book of Gold-branded family of video slots and offers an ‘engaging new gameplay format’ in the shape of its intriguing Double Hit mechanic. The developer moreover stated that this HTML5-created advance allows online casino aficionados to enjoy a pair of three-by-five fields with ten active paylines for the chance to double their opportunity to earn extra spins.

Dramatic duo:

Licensed by the United Kingdom’s Gambling Commission, Playson Limited detailed that the mobile-friendly Book of Gold 2: Double Hit with its 95.52% return to player ratio is now available to operators around the world and moreover permits competitors to bank up to ten free spins by amassing at least a trio of Golden Book wild scatters. It also pronounced that the title’s ‘other game field’ may be similarly triggered by those who manage to collect three of the same novel icons on an inactive grid.

Escalating entertainment:

Vsevolod Lapin is the Head of Product for Playson Limited and he used the press release to proclaim that Book of Gold 2: Double Hit is set in an ancient Egyptian temple and furthermore showcases a ‘special expanding symbol’. He disclosed that this icon is selected prior to initiating any free spins and may expand across an entire reel in both ‘game fields’ to payout regardless of the payline.

Read a statement from Lapin…

“Games such as Book of Gold 2: Double Hit perfectly exemplify our engaging Double Hit mechanic, which has been designed to drive retention in markets such as Germany where maximum stake limits are set low. With further innovative features in our pipeline for the near future, Playson Limited stands ready to deliver the goods for players and partners alike.”

Profitable prospects:

The innovative developer revealed that its new high-variance Book of Gold 2: Double Hit presents players the chance to walk away with prizes worth up to 5,135 times their triggering stake. However, it finished by divulging that this reward may be doubled should competitors be successful in simultaneously activating the bonus on both of the game’s screens to be additionally handed a maximum of 20 free spins.