Sky Bingo Review
Yes, as you might have guessed, Sky Bingo is part of the same company as Sky TV. Even though you may not think of Sky being the first choice for online bingo, they have a great bingo site with excellent bonuses. Sky Bingo is regulated and licensed under the Gambling Commission in Great Britain for those players within the United Kingdom, and for all other players, Sky Bingo is regulated and licensed under Alderney Gambling Control Commission.
There are welcome bonuses available to new players including free games and real money games, beginning from a buy in of 1p. Sky Bingo’s site is optimised for use with all mobile devices so that you can play anywhere, any time. This is one of the larger new bonuses we have seen on online bingo sites – players receive a £60 bonus when they deposit and spend £10.
There is an online community available via Sky Bingo so players can easily connect and chat with other players, getting involved in the online chat and making new friends along the way. This feature is not unique to Sky Bingo, however it is still worth mentioning.
THE FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS
To be able to play via Sky Bingo, players are required to open a free account. They will need to register a debit card or e-wallet information. Deposits and withdrawals can then be made as and when needed. The minimum withdrawal set by Sky Bingo is £10, with the bingo wagering requirement being 2 x bonus and the side games wagering requirement being 10 x bonus. Sky Bingo accepts Visa Debit, Visa Credit, Visa Electron, Mastercard, Solo, PayPal and also Maestro.
In order to begin playing, players will need to register a chat name and deposit their first £10 and spend it on bingo tickets straight away. By doing this, the welcome bonus will be activated. It is split into two however, with £40 bonus for bingo to use in any bingo room, and £20 to use on the Rainbow Riches slots. Players should bear in mind that there is a 30 day expiry for the welcome bonuses.
WHAT GAMES ARE AVAILABLE ON SKY BINGO?
Sky Bingo has both 90 ball and 75 ball bingo like most other online bingo sites, but it also has 80 ball, 50 ball, 36 ball and 40 ball bingo games, with popular games including Deal of No Deal bingo, Lucky Numbers bingo and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire bingo. The games lobby area is well laid out and players can choose the bingo game they want to take part in easily. They have five “special rooms” where the selection of bingo games available is really first rate. There are exclusive Sky Bingo rooms, and players can decide whether to play in larger groups or in a smaller, more chummy environment. Mystical Bingo is one of the bingo games exclusive to Sky Bingo. It is a 50 ball game based on a fantasy woodland theme. Tickets can be purchased by all players on Sky Bingo and prizes up for grabs will depend on the number of players taking part in each game as well as the price of the ticket initially purchased.
Tipping Point Bingo is another bingo games exclusive to players on Sky Bingo. This one is a 40 ball bingo game based on the theme of the TV programme, Tipping Point. This is a great game because each player’s ticket is split into two sections with four numbers each (1 to 20 and 21 to 40). Please can then win a section of the full house.
Sky Bingo also has a progressive community jackpot where the amount won by each player will depend on the number of tickets they hold. And of course, Sky Bingo has casino games and slots. The casino games run 24 hours seven days a week and there are 96 different slot games to play so players will never be short on choice.
WHAT PROMOTIONS ARE AVAILABLE ON SKY BINGO?
The promotions available on Sky Bingo are decent. Any player spending £2 per day of “real cash” on playing bingo, can claim their free scratch card which has a variety of prizes on offer with the best prize being £500. For those players who like to play the less expensive bingo games so they can play a lot more, they will find an array of penny bingo games and buy one get one free bingo games at Sky Bingo. They have a VIP room but you will need to be one of the loyal players to receive an invitation to join.
There are daily promotions on Sky Bingo and they have a reward scheme called Sky Bingo Loyalty Rewards which offers Sky Gems. Each time players spend and play, they will receive 5 gems per £1 spent on bingo games and also 1 gem per £1 spent on any of the side games. The more gems players collect, the higher up the loyalty ladder they climb. You can’t keep going and going though – Sky Bingo has set threshold limits. Players looking to increase their gems, can join the Rewards Room every Thursday for a chance to win triple gems. All the promotions running on Sky Bingo do come with certain terms and conditions attached, so players should always read the fine print on the site before playing.
OUR VERDICT AND FINAL REVIEW
Sky Bingo has mixed reviews, depending on where you go to read them. Without trying the site for themselves, it is difficult for players to get a true feel of the site. They do have a variety of brands under one belt and they are well known nevertheless. Their gaming brands include Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, and Sky Poker. The site uses Virtue Fusion software, their welcome bonus is very good, the site design is clear and easy to use, they accept different payment methods to accommodate most players and they are GamCare certified. They have an up to the minute mobile app and if players do not want to download the app, they are able to use the normal site on their mobile devices which will adjust to the mobile version and players can sign in with their usual credentials.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What is the Phone Number of Sky Bingo?
You can contact them via this number: 0330 024 4777.
Does games in the Sky Bingo party room are free?
All games in the Party Rooms will be free and will pay as Bingo Bonus.
What is a newbie room on Sky Bingo?
Newbie Rooms are the rooms where you can enjoy free games for 7 days after you register on Sky Bingo.
Can I play love island games on Sky Bingo?
Yes, You can play exclusive love island games on Sky Bingo.
How you can get Sky bingo lucky lotus prize?
You have to play Prize burst every day and collect Lucky Lotus. After collecting 5 exchange them on a prize.
Does Sky Bingo have a twitter account?
Yes, You can visit their official twitter account via this link.
Is it possible to win daily rewards on Sky Bingo?
Sky Bingo love to reward their customers, so throughout January, they’