The Dark Knight is a cancelled action video game loosely based on the film of the same name.
Play as Batman or Catwoman through 8 thrilling levels, from Gotham Streets to City Hall and the Stock Exchange. Unlock Batman’s gadgets and vehicles like the Batarang and the Bat-Pod to fight against Bane and his mercenaries, and enjoy deep immersion in the Batman universe thanks to rich gameplay that allows you to explore, fight and sneak your way through the game.
The Dark Knight- Game Play
The Dark Knight is one of the few 6-reeled slots available to play online with 50 fixed paylines that pays both ways, meaning consecutive matching symbols from either the leftmost or rightmost reel will see you win. Betting options range from a low limit of 0.20 to a maximum of 15.00 credits per spin. You can ply this slot at any Playtech-powered casinos around and they offer a fabulous welcome bonus for all new players.
The return-to-player percentage stands at 95.96%, which includes a jackpot contribution of 0.99% – that’s superb considering the game is linked to Playtech’s potentially life-changing DC Super Heroes Progressive Jackpot system.
That is one of the best ways to describe the frantic battle between Batman and the Joker, but you won’t be needing to use your intelligence skills to prevail playing The Dark Knight – simply click the spin button, or swipe the reels downwards with your finger, and pray for 6-of-a-kind combinations that so often result in mega wins.
Symbols and rewards
Batman tops the pay table with rewards of up to 1,500 coins on offer, the Joker’s appearance on the reels always proves as dramatic as his scenes in the movie as you collect up to 700 coins, the smartly-dressed Bruce Wayne can fill your pockets with up to 250 coins, the beautiful Rachel Dawes gracing the reels could see you secure a maximum of 200 coins, Two-Face making an appearance can add up to 100 coins to your balance, Commissioner Gordon can pop up to present you with wins worth a maximum of 90 coins, plus there are metallic-styled playing card symbols with rewards of up to 85, 75 and 75 coins on offer for matching A, K and Q symbols respectively.
In terms of special symbols, the iconic Bat signal represents the Wild symbol on the first, second, third, fourth and fifth reels to substitute for all but the two types of Bonus symbols – you can learn more about their powers below!
Four Progessive Jackpots
The Dark Knight slot machine has respins, free spins and four progressive jackpots to make you grin like a Cheshire cat. Stacked Batman or Joker symbols filling the first or sixth reel respectively see animated versions of the fictional characters spring into life on their respective reels, while both appearing stacked at the same time results in a coin being flipped to determine whether you receive Batman Respins or Joker Respins. This double-sided coin plays an integral part in this feature as one side contains the Bat signal while the other is covered in “Ha-Ha’s”. Batman Respins see Batman and Wild symbols lock in place before another coin flip, continuing until you land the Joker’s side of the coin, whereas Joker Respins sees the same occur with his symbols locking in place, with eight respins being the maximum you can secure each time the feature triggers.
The pair also play a vital role in the three Free Games modes that have been included with The Dark Knight Free Games, Agent of Chaos Free Games and Gotham City Free Games all seeing you claim 7 free games, although none can be retriggered. Each of these begins with a very short clip from the movie with a colony of bats flying onto the reels and there are different perks on offer in each from Sticky Wilds to Colossal Symbols.
Last, but not least, you could get your hands on a life-changing sum of money thanks to The Dark Knight, like all the DC Comics slots that have been developed by Playtech, being linked to their DC Super Heroes Progressive Jackpot system. The jackpot game can be triggered playing a spin of any amount and you’ll then reveal coloured jackpot symbols from a grid of twenty until four of them match to determine which jackpot you have won – fingers crossed you reveal red symbols as that means you’ve scooped the Grand jackpot worth at least 200,000 credits!