Merkur Gaming is an internationally renowned gambling software provider from Germany. It’s part of the Gauselmann Group, a gambling conglomerate that has a presence in over 40 countries worldwide. With its Headquarters in Espelkamp and a research & development facility in Luebbecke, Merkur Gaming provides the high quality standards that we’ve come to expect from all made-in-Germany products, from cars and household appliances to online slots and gambling games. 

Merkur's gaming portfolio is both huge and diverse, with a range of other games besides slots for both land-based and online casinos. In total, there are more than 200 titles for both online and land-based casinos in their gaming catalogue. 

History of Merkur Gaming

Merkur Gaming is not just one of the world's most successful gambling companies; it's also one of the oldest. And since they've been in operation for more than 60 years, here we're just going to give the highlights of their history, rather than a detailed analysis.

1957 — The company is founded by Paul Gauselmann;

1985 — The Gauselmann Group breaks into international markets;

2005 — The Merkur Gaming company was established;

2009 — Merkur Gaming is granted various operator licences from the UKGC;

2012 — The Gauselmann Group buys out the British Praesepe arcade network;

2015 — The company was reorganised and renamed as adp MERKUR GmbH, responsible for the development, production and distribution of games the Gauselmann Group, but Merkur Gaming was retained as a brand;

2020 — The first Merkur Slots released in the UK;

2021 — Merkur Gaming releases a new 3- or 4-level jackpot system; Merkur Mystery ;

2022 — Merkur Gaming wins CHIP magazine’s Digital Innovator 2022 award.

Top Merkur Gaming Slots

Bucks Wheel 

Bucks Wheel has 5 reels and 10 win lines and high-octane gameplay thanks to the Wheel Bonus!

Cluster Gods

The Egyptian themed Cluster Gods has a 5x5 grid and unique gameplay, with mystery symbols and clusters leading to some big win potential.

Witchcraft and wizardry abound on the 5 reels and 20 win lines of the Magic Potion slot. Retriggering Free Spins with a thrilling Collect Feature make the cauldron bubble and boost the win potential. 

Why Play Merkur Gaming Slots at Gala Bingo?

Merkur Gaming have a huge range of games, not just slots. As a worldwide distributor, as well as a UK Gambling Commission licence holder, like Gala Bingo itself, you can be sure that their products are safe and secure. And because we have them here, you can also be sure they are enjoyable and entertaining, no matter what you might have heard about the German sense of fun! 

Check them out today, just remember the operative word is fun. So always gamble responsibly, setting loss limits for every session and never betting with money you can’t afford to lose. And you can check out our Responsible Gambling session to set controls like monthly Deposit Limits to help you manage your bankroll. Good Luck!