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Southern California Gaming Guide™ Reader’s Choice Best Slots

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Southern California casino players love to play slots—and they have their favorites! The Southern California Gaming Guide Reader’s Choice Best Slots™ include casino player/readers’ favorite slots plus their favorite slot apps and PC slot games. All award categories feature the best top three—first, second and third place winners—and all three award places are very significant. All slot makers who receive Best Slot awards can be proud they stand out as Southern California player favorites, consistently delivering great slot and casino experiences. Congratulations to all Best Slot award winners!

What Makes a ‘Best’ Slot

For casino players, a ‘Best’ slot can mean many things. It can have a thrilling bonus round, a clever theme, amazing graphics, an innovative function. Or it can be a fun movie- or television show-based game, or a classic slot favorite. But the bottom line: a Best Slot is always a game casino players look for and play no matter which casino they visit.

Check out current and past winners of the Reader’s Choice Best Slots!  

Best Slots 2017

Voting for the 2017 Best Slots will take place from May 1st through May 31st. The winners will be announced in the July 2017 issue of the Southern California Gaming Guide.

 

 

Best Slots 2016

 

2016 Best Slots

Best Video Slot

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. 88 Fortunes™ 

3. Game of Thrones™ Slot Game

Best Reel Slot

1. Quick Hit™ Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

2. Blazing 7s™

3. Double Diamond®

Best Progressive Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Buffalo Stampede™

3. Super Monopoly™ Money Boardwalk Sevens

Luckiest Slot

1. 88 Fortunes™

2. Crazy Money II™

3. Quick Hit™ Platinum

Best Slot Innovation

1. Sphinx 3-D™

2. TournEvent® System

3. Titan 360™

Best Music, Movie, or TV-Themed Slot

1. Game of Thrones™ Slot Game

2. Britney Spears™ Slot Game

3. Wheel of Fortune®

Best Slot Graphics

1. Game of Thrones™ Slot Game

2. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

3. Willy Wonka Pure Imagination™

Best Video Poker Slot

1. Game King™ Deuces Wild

2. Ultimate X Poker™

3. Super Times Pay Poker™

Best Penny Slot

1. 88 Fortunes™

2. Buffalo Stampede™

3. Titan 360™

Best Dollar Slot

1. Quick Hit™ Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

2. Wheel of Fortune®

3. Total Meltdown™

Best Classic Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Monopoly™

3. Jackpot Party®

Best Slot Mobile App

1. GSN Grand Casino

2. Double Down Casino

3. Slotomania

Best Slots 2015

2015 Best Slots

Best Video Slot

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. The Ellen DeGeneres Show™ Video Slots

3. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

Best Video Slot Bonus Round

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. Wheel of Fortune® Special Edition™

3. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

Best Reel Slot

1. Blazing 7s™

2. Quick Hit Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

3. Double Diamond®

Best Progressive Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Quick Hit™ Platinum

3. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

Luckiest Slot

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. Quick Hit™ Platinum

3. Fired Up™

Best Slot Innovation

1. TournEvent® System

2. Quick Hit™

3. Titan 360™

Best Slot Theme

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Blazing 7s™

3. Monopoly™

Best Movie or TV-Themed Slot

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show™Video Slots

2. Willy Wonka Pure Imagination™

3. Wonder Woman™ Slot Game

Best Slot Graphics

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

3. Willy Wonka Pure Imagination™

Best Video Poker Game

1. Ultimate X Poker™

2. Super Times Pay Poker™

3. All Star Poker™

Best Penny Slot

1. Buffalo Stampede™

2. Willy Wonka Pure Imagination™

3. Can-Can

Best Dollar Slot

1. Blazing 7s™

2. Wheel of Fortune®

3. Ten Times Pay

Best Classic Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Jackpot Party®

3. Mr. Cashman™

Best Slot Mobile App

1. Double Down Casino

2. Slotomania

3. GSN Casino

Best PC Slot Games

1. Reel Deal Slots

2. IGT Slots

3. WMS Slots Super Jackpot Party


Best Slots 2014

2014 Best Slots

Best Video Slot

1. Quick Hit Platinum™ Triple Blazing 7s Wild Jackpot

2. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

3. Buffalo Stampede™

Best Video Slot Bonus Round

1. Superman™ The Comic Series Video Slot

2. Avatar™ Treasures of Pandora

3. KISS® Video Slot

Best Reel Slot

1. Quick Hit™ Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

2. Blazing 7s®

3. Total Meltdown®

Best Progressive Slot

1. Quick Hit Platinum™ Triple Blazing 7s Wild Jackpot

2. Wheel of Fortune®

3. Superman™ The Comic Series Video Slot

Best Slot Innovation

1. TournEvent® System

2. Bally Wave™

3. Titan 360

Best Slot Theme

1. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

2. Wheel of Fortune®

3. ZZ Top Live from Texas™

Best Movie or TV-Themed Slot

1. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

2. IRON MAN™

3. James Cameron's Avatar™ Video Slots

Best Slot Graphics

1. Avatar™ Treasures of Pandora

2. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

3. Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory™

Best Video Poker Game

1. Ace Invaders™ Bonus Poker®

2. All Star Poker™

3. Super Times Pay Poker™

Best Penny Slot

1. The Walking Dead™ Slot Game

2. Ghostbusters™ Who Ya Gonna Call?

3. The Wizard of Oz™ Ruby Slippers™

Best Dollar Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Blazing 7s®

3. Quick Hit™ Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

Best Classic Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Mr. Cashman™

3. Jackpot Party®

Luckiest Slot

1. Quick Hit™ Five Times Pay Ten Times Pay

2. Buffalo™

3. Carnival in Rio

Best Slot Mobile App

1. Double Down Casino

2. Jackpot Party Casino

3. GSN Casino

Best PC Slot Games

1. Williams Interactive/Phantom EFX Reel Deal Slots

2. Masque Video Slots

3. Hoyle Slots


Best Slots 2013

2013 Best Slots

Best Video Slot

1. Buffalo™

2. Quick Hit Pro®

3. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

Best Video Slot Bonus Round

1. Star Wars™ Trilogy

2. Tarzan® & Jane Forbidden Temple™

3. Monopoly Grand Hotel™

Best Reel Slot

1. Blazing 7s®

2. Total Meltdown®

3. 10x Pay®

Best Progressive Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

3. Michael Jackson King of Pop™

Best Slot Innovation

1. TournEvent® System

2. Reel Power™

3. Sensory Immersion

Best Slot Theme

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Mr. Cashman™

3. Pompeii™

Best Movie-Themed Slot

1. Star Wars™ Trilogy

2. The Hangover™

3. The Wizard of Oz®

Best Slot Graphics

1. Tarzan® & Jane Forbidden Temple™

2. Star Wars™ Trilogy

3. Michael Jackson King of Pop™

Best Video Poker Game

1. Ultimate X Poker™

2. All Star Poker™

3. Spin Poker™

Best Penny Slot

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. Star Wars™ Trilogy

3. Quick Hit Platinum™

Best Dollar Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Blazing 7s®

3. 2X 5X 10X Quick Hit™

Best Classic Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Mr. Cashman™

3. Jackpot Party®

Luckiest Slot

1. Buffalo™

2. Blazing 7s®

3. Crazy Money®

Best Slot App

1. Wild Panda™ — Aristocrat Technologies

2. Jungle Wild™ — Williams Interactive Phantom EFX

3. Cash Wizard™ — Bally Technologies

Best PC Slot Games

1. WMS Slots: Zeus II — Williams Interactive Phantom EFX

2. Reel Deal Slots: Enchanged Realms — Williams Interactive Phantom EFX

3. Reel Deal Slots: Adventure 4 — Williams Interactive Phantom EFX

Best Casino Slot Floor

1. Valley View Casino & Hotel

2. Harrah's Rincon Casino & Resort

3. Barona Resort & Casino

Best Casino for Video Poker

1. Barona Resort & Casino

2. Sycuan Casino

3. Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Best Casino for Progressive Slots

1. Harrah's Rincon Casino & Resort

2. Sycuan Casino

3. Pechanga Resort & Casino

Best Casino for Slot Tournaments

1. Sycuan Casino

2. Valley View Casino & Hotel

3. Barona Resort & Casino

Loosest Slots Casino

1. Valley View Casino & Hotel

2. Barona Resort & Casino

3. Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Best Slots 2012

2012 Best Slots

Best Reel Slot

1. Blazing 7s®

2. Wheel of Fortune®

3. Five Times Ten Times Pay Quick Hit™

Best Video Slot

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. Quick Hit Platinum®

3. Paradise Fishing™

Best Video Slot Bonus Round

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. Cash WIzard™

3. Alice®

Best Progressive Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

3. Quick Hit Platinum®

Best Slot Innovation

1. Reel Power™

2. U-Spin™

3. Reel Feel™

Best Slot Theme

1. TournEvent of Champions™

2. More Chilli™

3. Sex and the City™

Best Movie-Themed Slot

1. Ghostbusters™ Who Ya Gonna Call

2. The Hangover™

3. The Lord of the Rings™

Best Slot Graphics

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. The Lord of the Rings™

3. Alice®

Best Video Poker Game

1. Double Double Bonus Poker®

2. Ultimate X Poker™

3. Spin Poker™

Best Penny Slot

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. Cash Spin™

3. Paradise Fishing™

Best Dollar Slot

1. Wheel of Fortune®

2. Blazing 7s®

3. Ten Times Pay®

Best Classic Slot

1. Mr. Cashman™

2. Tiki Torch™

3. Jackpot Party®

Luckiest Slot

1. Tarzan® Lord of the Jungle™

2. Quick Hit Platinum®

3. Paradise Fishing™

Best Slot App

1. Miss Kitty™ (Aristocrat)

2. Cash Spin™ (Bally)

3. Brazilain Beauty™ (WMS Gaming & Phantom EFX)

Best PC Slot Games

1. WMS Slots Reel ’em In!® (Phantom EFX)

2. Reel Deal Slots Adventure 4 (Phantom EFX)

3. Reel Deal Casino Imperial Fortune (Phantom EFX)

Loosest Slots Casino

1. Barona Resort & Casino

2. Valley View Casino & Hotel

3. Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Best Casino Slot Floor

1. Valley View Casino & Hotel

2. Barona Resort & Casino

3. Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Best Casino Penny Slots

1. Valley View Casino & Hotel

2. Sycuan Casino

3. Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Best Casino Video Poker

1. Barona Resort & Casino

2. Sycuan Casino

3. Casino Pauma

Best Casino Progressive Slots

1. Harrh's Rincon Casino & Resort

2. Sycuan Casino

3. Fantasy Springs Resort Casino