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History of Halloween & Spooky Slots

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Posted on 27 October 2020 by "T".

For many people, especially in the United States, Halloween is one of the most enjoyable holidays of the year. Unlike Christmas or New Year in which the decors are adorable and it's typically the time for big family gatherings, Halloween is slightly different - people dress up as scary creatures, their favorite characters, unique creations or fantasies for one night of partying when the weather is just beginning to get cold as it gears up for winter. Also, what's great about this spooky event is candy, and lots of it. All those with a sweet tooth, rejoice!

Halloween - A Quick Look into its History

Halloween, a contraction of Hallows' Evening, is a celebration observed today in many countries on October 31st. One theory which many believe say that many Halloween traditions came from ancient Celtic harvest festivals, mainly the Gaelic festival "Samhain" that may have had pagan origins and when Samhain was Christianized, it was renamed Halloween by the early Church. However, other scholars believe that Halloween started solely as a Christian holiday, different from ancient festivals like Samhain.

 

How Halloween is Celebrated Nowadays

Depending where you are in the world, people celebrate Halloween in many different ways. Here are some things they do to enjoy this special one night spook-fest:

Dress up in costumes - Go to the local costume shop, order online, or make your own. The possibilities are endless: dress up as your favorite TV character, hero, a scary vampire, werewolf, or just a generic ghost in a white sheet. It's really up to you!

Carve Jack-o'-Lanterns - Pumpkins become extremely popular this night of the year, but not mainly for eating. All over the world on this particular day, the best-looking pumpkins are carved, cut, sliced and shaped in various ways to be made to resemble a face and a candle is placed inside for added spookiness.

Eat Halloween food and treats - Gathered from the activity called "Trick or Treating", children get to enjoy the classic Halloween fare including candy apples, caramel corn, candies, Halloween cake, pumpkin pie, and roasted pumpkin seeds.

Watch a horror movie - Take your pick on scary movies featuring ghosts, monsters, vampires, axe-wielding serial killers. The Shining, The Exorcist, The Conjuring - even if you watched these already, it's actually a great idea to watch them all over again!

 

Halloween Slots

Halloween is also considered a perfectly entertaining theme in the world of slot machines. Its concept can be taken in many different angles - the game can be very spooky, filled with terrifying monsters and creepy ghouls; or it can be turned into a happy, lighthearted experience with pumpkins, candy and other child-friendly symbols.

Halloween slots capture the scares, spooks and other hair-raising features that bring ghostly beings to life. The theme could be werewolves on the hunt or vampires searching for their next victim, or if there's a twist, you'll be the one hunting them. Still, in both cases, these otherworldly creatures are there to help you win!

Halloween isn't the only time of the year you can play horror-themed slots - you can actually play them all year round! Horror fans will definitely have a great time playing numerous scary slots featuring ghosts, mummies, vampires, werewolves and zombies. Expect to see a haunted house, an eerie graveyard, or a horror castle as you spin the reels.

Check out our collection of spooky online slots here!

 


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8 comments on "History of Halloween & Spooky Slots"

 dule-vu27/10/2020 22:29:52 GMT
this story and news is something that we did talked about in one other thread and how this culture is more on west countries,especially in usa!in other countries people maybe will use some pumpkins,to show childrens what can you make from them,to put candle and to made some face,but thats all!its good that we can play this kind of slots and this is interesting for every gambler,but not that they will have masks on that day just because of american culture!
 CALICUL28/10/2020 21:04:12 GMT
Halloween began as a Christian holiday but don't understand how he got there something satanic... if i can express it like that. Now this holiday will be online for most of americans because these restrictions bother their lives. Anyway, good luck with this slot game.
 geseco1209/11/2020 00:24:35 GMT
Well everyone celebrates Halloween as they want, but the only thing that must be taken into account is that they relate it to satanas, satanic costumes, that is very wrong, they are pagan parties, everything must be the opposite, but that has changed for a long time you have to reflect on that.
 CALICUL10/11/2020 22:40:35 GMT
It's not true because not everyone celebrates Halloween. I didn't grow up with this holiday. In Romania we have more beautiful, that differ or depending from areas of the country, It is true that there is another ugly one with a big rubber... who catches fire and pollutes. That's ugly.
 antonis32111/11/2020 15:19:43 GMT
Yes, Halloween might have passed , but it's always in the mind of the people , it's a great celebration , always great to play games with this theme , or watch movies with this theme , thrillers , I watch now Halloween the night with the masks , it's a killer movie lol , spooky , spooky , spooooookyyyy . I reallyy liked the moment the child abandoned its babysitter to the killer , runs away to save his ass and tells her boyfriend to do the same to save himself , nice kid , although before this spooky scene she told he's his favorite kid and he told her she loved her , not even call the police , lol . Kids these days Cool
 CALICUL12/11/2020 23:58:17 GMT
This holiday is beautiful but it doesn't compare to others because i know a holiday that scares people more than Halloween. I like the kind of games that can easily make money if you're lucky and slots are a great opportunity.
 geseco1220/11/2020 03:25:06 GMT
I really like these casino games, where it combines the game with hallowen, it's fun because it's like playing with monsters in real life but in reality the game is very fun, it's like a movie, besides winning big prizes you have a good time , zombies are going to see everywhere and I think that when you play it, it will be in the day so that you do not be afraid jajjja.
 CALICUL25/11/2020 18:45:27 GMT
Halloween is every year on October 31 and is known as feast of all saints. Has been influenced over centuries and now many believe it is a satanic holiday. Carving pumpkins is beautiful but making fun of your food is sad.

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