Golden Star Casino

One of the earliest licensed online casinos to adopt Bitcoin, Golden Star users can also earn points to exchange for real cash.

Overview

Now entering its 5th year of operations, Golden Star Casino was one of the earliest licensed online casinos to adopt Bitcoin as a payment method. Registration is a quick effort that’ll take 10 seconds. If you prefer, you can also use instant sign-up via social media if you’re a user of either Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or VK.

With their unique Complimentary Points (CP) system that rewards you with each bet you place with CP that can be exchanged for real money, and you get a good loyalty system that keeps customers coming back. Collect enough CP and you even get a 10% Cashback privilege!

Pros:

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Strong slots emphasis.

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Loyalty points that can be exchanged for real money and earn cashback.

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Mobile gaming available.

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24/7 Live Support.

Cons:

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Bonus codes must be entered correctly or you won’t get your bonus.

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Verification can be requested.

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Mobile gaming display slightly awkward.

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50 times wagering requirements are a bit higher than industry average of 40 times.

Deposits and Withdrawals

In addition to Bitcoin payments through Cubits, Golden Star also accepts payments through Comepay, Cubits, Euroset,Mastercard, Neteller, Qiwi, Sberbank, Skrill, Sofort, Uberweisung, Trustly, Visa, and Yandex Money in seven different fiat currencies: EUR, USD, NOK, SEK, CAD, AUD and RUB.

Minimum deposits are EUR 10 / USD 10 / AUD 15 / CAD 15 / NOK 100 / SEK 100 / RUB 500 / BTC 0.02. while withdrawals are double that amount. Withdrawals are not charged fees unless wagers are less than total deposits, in which case a 10% fee is levied. Timeframe for withdrawals vary from instant to 3 working days, depending on the payment processor.

 

Games

With a strong line-up of slot games it also recently added NetEnt to its suite of games in late 2016. They run regular slot tournaments with the most recent cash prize pool worth EUR 5,000 so you can win simply for playing your favourite slots.

If slots don’t rock your boat, feel free to browse its selection of Jackpot games, live casino, roulette, poker and many others.

In total, you can choose from about 300 slot games, more than 30 Table Games and about 10 Live Dealer Games. They’re all easily searchable by categories or matching queries on their inbuilt search bar. All their games are pre-certified by their providers, ensuring fairness of gaming and assurance of those big payouts on offers.

One slight cosmetic discomfort is the 4:3 aspect ratio of games, which works fine on desktop but can be a bit awkward on mobile.

 

Bonuses

Golden Stars offers a 100% First Deposit Bonus + 50 Free Spins, 75% Second Deposit Bonus and 50% Third Deposit Bonus, for up to EUR 100 or 1 BTC. Additionally, get a 50% Deposit Bonus every Weekend.

They regularly give out additional bonus and promotions which typically coincide with holidays, such as their most recent Valentine’s Day promotion which entered new players in a competition to win EUR 500 vouchers to go on a hotel break of their choice.