When it comes to online slots and themes, there is no theme that is more iconic than the Ancient Egyptian-themed slots. One could go as far as to say that no iGaming developer or casino, be that land or online-based, could be taken seriously if they do not offer at least one Ancient Egpyt-themed game.

From the heart-racing action that is intricately drawn on the reels to the catchy sound design that encases all of the online slots that are on this list. (Source: TBS Casino) All of which barely scratch the surface of what they have to offer alongside their breathtaking and scream-inducing prizes.

5. Pharaoh’s Fortune by Microgaming

We are starting the list off with a classic game by a classic developer using classical mechanics. 3 reels 3 rows, and 1 fixed pay line. No muss and no fuss. If you choose to explore Egpyt via Microgamings Pharaoh’s Fortune, you will find exquisitely detailed Egyptian hieroglyphs.

The reels are covered in Scarabs, Anks and the famous Eye of Horus, just to name a few of the symbols that offer great wins despite the single payline. Cementing Microgaming as one of the best iGaming developers since its establishment in 1994. 

4. Crypt of the Dead by Bluepoint Gaming

Bluepoint has been creating fun, and exciting slot games since 2006 and Crypt of the Dead is a great example of their incredibly high standards. Offering a whopping 4096 ways of winning when their amazing art matches across the 6 reels and 4 rows.

Crypt of the Dead is a great next step in the hot sands from the classic feel of our previous entry, if you are exploring Egypt for the first time. It brings a more modern look and feels alongside some more modern game mechanics without being intimidatingly complicated.

3. Pharaoh’s Gaze DoubleMax™ by Yggdrasil

Yggdrasil’s Pharaoh’s Gaze DoubleMax™ is the benchmark of all modern slots. Despite being founded as recently as 2013 and being one of the youngest developers on this list, Yggdrasil has quickly garnered a reputation for astonishing graphics, and buttery smooth gameplay and  Pharaoh’s Gaze DoubleMax™ is no different.

 Pharaoh’s Gaze DoubleMax™ also boasts a massive 4096 ways to win and win big. However, what makes it stand out from the rest of the Egyptian slots is its feature to boost your chances of triggering the free spins feature by 25% through its bonus boost feature.

2. John Hunter and the Book of Tut Respin™ by Pragmatic Play

If you are looking for the pinnacle of Slot design and gameplay, then look no further than the penultimate entry on this list, John Hunter and the Book of Tut Respin™ by Pragmatic Play. It is a culmination of stunning visuals, epic sound design and thrilling game mechanics wrapped up in just a touch of humour.

Pragmatic Play has been considered one of the iGaming industry leaders for quite some time, and all of the best they have to offer can be found in this slot game. It offers massive wins and immersive mechanics that will keep you playing for hours in spite of only offering 10 pay lines, as a slot of the caliber does not need tons of win ways or pay lines to keep you immersed and having fun.

1. Queen of Riches by Big Time Gaming

Every game and, by extension, their developers on this list have made a mark on the iGaming industry, either by winning awards or generating tons of buzz between punters and reviewers alike. When you look at the stunning art of Queen of Riches and then take into consideration the massive 77,800x wins and absurd 117.649 ways you can hit that win, it is easy to see why Big Time Gaming are the pharaoh of the iGaming world


Ancient Egpytian-themed slots provide tons of extra game mechanics using the creative well that is offered by the mysterious and alluring lore of ancient Egypt, such as the respin feature in Book of Tut Respin™. The Egpyt -themed slots have tons to offer every, from classic slot lovers to those who are looking for the cutting edge of what slots have to offer.