Konami News Compilation 2022

Konami Gaming is one of the main and award-winning providers of casino games in the world; after their achievements in 2021, the company is ready to affirm even this year, their leading role in the gambling industry. We have realised for you, a collection of Gambling news about the most shocking innovations from this major provider: new releases, interesting information and much more to comprehend at best the profundity of this international company and the reasons that make Konami Gaming a top-class “giant”.

1-Leading group made up of leading delegates!

An international team with a lot of experience makes Konami a reliable trademark, innovative and unique.

For many gamers, Konami is known as a videogames creator. Despite its famous reputation in the gaming and cheat code fields, at the end of the 90s the company shifted its attention to the creation and management of online slot machines.

A new market that, in a short while, the Group has conquered with top quality and reliability products and services. Nowadays there are many Konami branded casinos available in several areas.

Konami Gaming is a leading company in the creation and production of slot machines and casino managing systems for the global market. 

Konami Gaming is a subsidiary based in Las Vegas of the world-known entertainment supplier KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATIONS, founded in Osaka, Japan in 1973 by Mr. Kagemasa Kozuki. From the research and development in the vanguard to sales, marketing and customer service, KONAMI’s goal is to be able to offer the most amusing experience possible.

A goal achieved thanks to the immense monetary capacity that the company can stake but also and above all thanks to the group of delegates and managers that work for this brand and that during these years have achieved always better results for the success of this global product.

The best experts work at Konami! This is assured by the numerous awards that men and women have won while working at Konami. 

Here are some examples:

Kagemasa Kozuki

Recently, as stated on the Corporate website of the company the Founder and Chairman Kagemaza Kozuki is Named to the Mississippi Gaming Hall of Fame.

Mister Kozuki has established and widened KONAMI presence in the state of Mississippi, both as a games provider and supporter of the community of the main global game developer and provider, Konami Gaming, Inc. He will be introduced in the Mississippi Gaming Hall of Fame during the 2022 Southern Gaming Summit, on the 5th of May 2022 at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi.

“Mr. Kozuki is one of the pioneers of gaming that have contributed to transforming this sector in a long-term material advantage for the citizens and the communities of the State of Mississippi”, has stated Larry Gregory, executive director at MGHA. “We can’t wait to acknowledge and celebrate his work as he is getting closer to the official introduction”.

Lauren Bates 

Among the most representative women at Konami, that have a key role in the company, how can we forget to mention Lauren Bates! Awarded at the Patricia Becker Pay It Forward 2021.

Lauren was chosen for the effort she put into the progress of women, the organisation Global Gaming Women and the community. A veteran of Konami for 15 years, this delegate manages the sales strategy of gaming products in the company for Western USA and part of the region of the Rocky Mountains. She is in the Global Gaming Women Managing Council and currently plays the role of Vice President of the organisation and Co-president of the Mentoring Committee.

“Besides her leadership skills and professional achievements, Lauren Bates works actively for the personal growth and outgrowth of women in the gaming fieldhas said Tom Jingoli, executive vice president and operative director at Konami Gaming, Inc.Her commitment to Global Gaming Women helps offer networking opportunities and directions to the current and future gaming leaders in regulated markets all over the world”.

2- Top Konami free slots games no download or registration for fun and new gaming experience!

The list of all Konami free casino slot games is wide and full of iGaming innovations!

Reliability and graphic and system qualities, make these products not to be missed and loved by many gamers and partner companies. It is impossible that you haven’t played one of the Konami branded games so far in your life. The company, thanks to the b2c experience matured in the video games sector, has chosen to diversify in the world of slot machines by offering, other than the classic paid casino service, a Play-for-Fun version of a great part of its games. A win-win strategy that allows all slot lovers the chance to test the preview of the best games on the market. The list of free Konami slots machines is available on the internet and it offers great fun both from your laptop and your mobile device. Particularly popular among players are China Shores slot machine, Dragon’s Law slot machine, Lotus Flower slot machine, Jumpin Jalapenos and others.

Among the most representative and most liked games are:

A – Lucky Hog

This game was listed as one of the 25 favourite and most played on an international level thanks to its technical and functional features:

  • This game awards prizes on each line they land on during the PRIZE feature!
  • Credit prizes appear on reels 3, 4, and 5 only.
  • Win 15 free games!
  • The PRIZE feature occurs more frequently during the free games.

B – Lucky Envelope Plum Riches! Here are the main details …

  • Win 10 free games! Prize symbols awarded on reels 3, 4, and 5 when WILD appears on reels 1 and 2 (Coin feature).
  • Prize symbols award credit amounts or progressive jackpots!
  • Prize symbols awarded during free games are multiplied by a multiplier.

C – OCEAN SPIN LINE

This game offers all the users, a submarine adventure with an extreme ROI that allows gamers to win many prizes.

The Ocean Spin feature is assigned when 3 or more scatter symbols appear on any reel and allow the user to win:

  • Prizes in credits: various amounts that vary with the gamer’s bet.
  • Major Bonus or Mini Bonus: fixed amounts depending on the gamer’s bet.
  • Mega Jackpot or Maxi Jackpot: progressive amounts, higher the bet, higher the amount
  • Free games: depending on the type of base game, the players can win from 5 to 30 free matches during the Ocean Spin feature.

Pirate’s Riches adds an additional activation symbol during the free game mode, boosting the opportunity of receiving a wheel bonus. In Kingdom’s Treasures, the players can win extra free games with just two or more scatter symbols. It’s an ocean of possibility!

WHEEL BONUS 

Here’s a deep dive: players earn prizes in credits blazoned on the coin’ s symbols, requested with the Wheel Bonus. In the main game, prizes in bonus credits are based on the total amount earned in a single spin. Otherwise, in free games, bonuses are prizes in bonus credits earned during the whole time of play. The wheel bonus is a chance to spin with the prizes in credits earned as multipliers of the wheel showed over the reels.

D – CHINA SHORES 

China Shores free slots of Konami are available both as online machines and as play-for-fun free slot machines and without any download. We are talking about fast games with a high chance of winning a big jackpot! There are golden turtles, pandas, urns and scopes in the graphic, they allow the player to fill your pockets with a beautiful bounty. Free China Shores slots machines can be played using real money in Canada, The United Kingdom and Australia, totally legal as a free demo version.

3- Safety and Reliability above all!

Game Systems “Made in Konami” are certified and ensured by the main organs of global control!

Each product is tested and ensured to make the gaming experience engaging and safe. Konami software offers protection to the players and avoids scams thanks to a random number generator.

This shall ensure that all the game results are unexpected and random, so the players should not be worried about spending their money.

The developers provide games to casinos that are in possession of a valid license of a valid license with any game commission. Games are controlled too by third-party organizations like eCOGRA to ensure extra safety.

All these safety measures are put into action in these casinos to provide the players with the best software games branded Konami. The safety feature prevents hacking and protects the users’ info. It also guarantees that players have fun with fair games and random results. Video slots are one of the safest, being secured by Thawte.

4 – RTP and payment relationships

Another important characteristic in any Konami software- game or casino- is the payment relationship. Players always look for the game’s RTP before playing, because this predicts the player’s return on investment (it is a percentage that shows how much a player can win from his bet further in time).

With a 97% RTP, a player makes 97 coins for every 100 coins invested in the game. Higher the RTP, the higher the chance of winning!

The majority of Konami slot machine offers RTP higher than 90%: a very important feature that allows players a higher return on wins. 

Here in detail, RTP index of Konami casino games:

Video slot – 95,27% RTP

Monster Casino – 96,00% RTP

Clover Casino – 96,57% RTP

Jackpot Mobile – 95,92% RTP

Furthermore, there are some associations and organisations that assure that the random number generator works in a very efficient way and produces random results. The same organisations control and certify that the RTP is correct. For example, eCOGRA is a third-party organisation that frequently tests many casino websites’ RNG.

5 – International Licences and Local Authorizations

Konami offers its fame only to authorised partners from the government. Casinos with regular licences both national and international. Among the main Operators that possess Konami games in their portfolio, we can find all the UK Gambling Commission hence the permit to offer gambling all over England.

UK and more… there are indeed, many casinos authorized by Malta Gaming Authority and from Gibraltar Gaming Commission.

6 – History and social responsibility 

Konami or Konami Holdings Corporation as it is officially called existed since 1969. When it was founded, it focused on the production of jukeboxes and reparation only in Toyonaka, Osaka. 

Nowadays, casino games from Konami are getting known by the whole global community, with the headquarters in Tokyo and the office in Las Vegas.

In the 70s, Konami shifted from jukeboxes to arcade video games. In 1978 it created its first arcade room with coins, and it entered the USA market in 1979. In 1997 the USA branch was open focused on casino games and its only competition were Novomatic and IGT.

From 1997 to 2014, the software for Konami created traditional games for casinos. But afterward, the greater part of its physical slot machines started to be launched as online slots. Their games are quite popular among those who have already played and those who want to try them for the first time.

Konami only has physical slot machines and slot games online. Since 2015, Konami cooperates with Spin Games LCC to provide online slot games on a global level through the remote game server (RGS). Konami Gaming works along with many other developers and it has opened an E-sports complex.

7 – Old and New blended in a mix that looks at the future without forgetting the past

In Konami Gaming, the expertise matured in time blends with the desire to invent and innovate global gaming systems. This brings to developing top technologies like for example the fast and performing app for mobile devices, or the gateway that hosts bank transactions. The simplicity of use and the convenience of these strengths, sum up to b2c bonuses that game platforms offer to have fun with Konami slot games. This feature is important and there are many bonuses you can enjoy. There are many different Konami bonuses features in their online slot, other than this, you can benefit from the welcoming bonus, weekly and monthly tournaments and much more.

8 – International presence in exhibitions and events on gambling

The last aspect we are going to look at is one of the most important details for Konami’s global expansion, Gambling events. Konami is present every year, in a great number of exhibitions, events and international conferences in each Continent. An unmissable and prestigious chance that allows every partner or slot lover to get to know Konami delegates all over the world. These chances are a unique opportunity to try live many games developed by the Group. In these events, it is possible to schedule meetings, network and discover at best the secrets that this company possesses in its background and that provides players and partners its products and services.

For all additional information and news about Konami Gaming, visit the official website: https://www.konamigaming.com/ 

DOMENICO DRAGONE

iGaming expert - with over 10 years of experience in the retail market in Italy and knowledge of global online gaming. In the past he has worked with the largest national gambling companies and he managed some land-based shops on their behalf. Entrepreneur, investor and enthusiast of difficult challenges, in 2015 he founded The Betting Coach Group, an international news and social marketing agency geared towards sports, esports and gambling companies. He is currently the C.E.O of The Betting Coach and is a consultant for Loginbet.it Mr. Dragone collaborates with providers (game developers) and event organizers with the aim of helping them develop networks and business across continents. Passionate about journalism, he is the creator and promoter of iGaming Cafè, the first talk show in Italy, dedicated to companies and delegates from the gaming world.