Like most online slot games, Book of Ra too has a long history involving classic slot machines. Novomatic, the company behind the Book of Ra Brand was founded in 1980 as “NOVOMATIC Automatenhandels GmbH”. Production of the first ADMIRAL local slot machine games were made following an expansion to Europe, initially Germany, France, Netherlands and Switzerland.
In 2005 the first online version of Book of Ra was launch and it had a major success. New online releases and updates followed on a regular basis. Being a big hit in land-based casinos made the transition to an online world much easier and quicker.