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Royal Panda Casino Review
Casino Review Team,
Royal Panda is a fun and kooky online casino that differentiates itself from the competition with some unique features. The homepage can appear a bit overwhelming at first glance. The crown-clad, eternally chuffed panda will greet you sitting atop a raging bull whilst psychedelic flying pigs and horses surround him. It’s not exactly run-of-the-mill stuff, but nor is the casino.
Royal Panda is fully licensed by both the Malta Gaming Authority and the Gambling Commission of Great Britain, so there’s no need to worry about the cuddly mascot making off with your bamboo when you turn your back.
The welcome bonus at Royal Panda is pretty straightforward. Get a 100% bonus on your first deposit up to a maximum of £100. The wagering requirements are a tad lower than other sites at 35x, making that quick cash out slightly more achievable.
In addition to the 100% first deposit bonus you can also bag ten free spins on Net Entertainment’s Starburst slot game even if you don’t make a deposit. This slick, fast-paced slot game is beautiful in its simplicity and offers a whopping £50,000 jackpot if the wilds stack up favourably.
So, apart from the welcome bonus and ten free spins, what else is this panda packing?
Well, it seems pandas are keen on partying the weekends away, as Royal Panda offers players a 50% bonus on deposits every Friday. Players will receive 50% extra on deposits up to €/£/$150 which will be transferred to accounts the following Friday. The aim is clearly to draw loyal punters back every weekend, and the bonus funds are subject to the usual 35x wagering requirements, but it’s a welcome boost that hints at the loyalty Royal Panda shows its users.
Slot game bonuses are pretty common so it’s nice to see Royal Panda mixing it up with a blackjack offer. Lucky 21 has a strong numerical theme; players must get blackjack (21) on the 21st of the month to win – you guessed it - $210. Winners are picked at random and announced the following day via social media. Winning is far from a sure thing, but it’s a nice perk nonetheless.
Finally, we have the Loyal Panda programme. You’ll rack up points by playing casino games as normal, then cash them in for a range of rewards at the Loyal Panda Shop. There are normal prizes like cash bonuses and free spins, but there’s also a bunch of neat gear that you won’t find at most casino stores. MacBooks, iPhones and trips to Vegas sit aside the more attainable caps, mugs and playing cards all branded with the Royal Panda logo.
Playing it Cool
Contrary to some reports, Royal Panda games are actually the result of four providers. NetEnt, Microgaming, Evolution Gaming and NYX are the contributors and the result is more than 200 entertaining games at players’ fingertips. There are popular slot games here like Gonzo’s Quest and jackpots such as Mega Moolah and Hall of Gods where you can become a millionaire in a single spin.
More importantly, though, Royal Panda genuinely adds a unique twist to game selection with its hot and cold games feature. In a radical twist, players can use the website’s own data to determine which slot games have recently paid out and which haven’t. Searches can be filtered to see which machines have paid out from 50x to 10,000x over the past week or month, giving slot fans a head start in seeking out that monster payday.
Having only been on the scene since 2013 Royal Panda is considered a fairly new online casino but this is not fully reflected in its mobile offering. It’s easy to get going at first. Players need only scan a QR code on their smartphone or tablet to instantly summon the casino, or they can enter the URL manually. The mobile version of the casino uses a slightly different layout to the web version which could prove irritating for users who are accustomed to the regular setup. Furthermore, only touchscreen games are accessible on mobile or tablets, although this still encompasses over 220 games.
But there’s no dedicated app for Royal Panda yet, which takes away the one-click stop option for regular gamers. We hope to see this in the future but, as it stands, there’s no promise from the panda himself.
Royal Panda support is around to offer a helping paw throughout the day but does go into hibernation for the late night hours. Players can get in touch by phone or live chat from 09:00 – 00:30 (GMT+1) and can drop an email to the team via the Customer Service tab. In our experience live chat is responsive with minimal queueing times. Emails queries are often responded to within an hour or two.
Despite operating with US$ currency, it’s important to note that US players cannot play at Royal Panda. In fact, the list of countries where the panda is prohibited includes France, Spain and Denmark – so make sure your country qualifies before setting up an account.
Based on our own experiences and a number of reports, the panda has proven to be punctual with payouts. Bank transfers take 3-10 days as standard, but other options are speedy. Credit and debit cards are frequently in your account within 3-5 days and eWallet transfers usually occur the same day.
All major credit and debit cards are accepted for deposits and withdrawals as is Bank Wire, plus a host of other options including Neteller, Ukash and Astropay. High rollers that favour Skrill will be happy to hear they can withdraw more than usual; up to $15,000 a month.
Overall Thoughts Review
Although it’s hardly a veteran in the online casino world, Royal Panda has established itself as a highly trustworthy platform with enough individuality to stand out from the crowd. A loyalty store stocked with genuinely appealing rewards and an innovative hot and cold slots feature give the site a unique appeal. Tons of exciting promos – including one where players could win a trip to space – indicate that there’s no sign of things slowing down here.
The mobile offering could be better, particularly with the addition of a dedicated app, and 24/7 customer support would be a plus. With a bit of fine-tuning the panda will never be endangered again!
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