Having a cheeky this and cheeky that is a very British thing to say, given the growth in the banter trend, and so we have to assume that Cheeky Riches is primarily designed for UK players. Although that is likely the case, the cheekiness of this brand is open to many other countries, ensuring that fun can be had by all. This vivid purple interface, decorated with crowned monkeys waving their behinds is unique to say the least, thus offering a new dynamic for the industry. This newness will initially win many over, but it’s whether the site has substance to then keep those customers coming back. Our job is to see whether Cheeky Riches is likely to stand the tests of time, or whether it’s a flash in the pan brand.
This, like many other casinos, has been designed for 2017, and so it’s a label being added to a long list of many. Furthermore, it’s yet another website to be owned and operated by Nektan Limited Casinos, a brand that has been developing a lot of gambling sites in recent years. Due to this influx of websites, there’s a similarity present in all Nektan owned pages, which could eventually put players off.
As for the licensing side of the company, that is taken care of by two separate bodies: the UK Gambling Commission, and The Government of Gibraltar. These two ensure that all the right measures are in place, as set down by the Gambling Act of 2005, which in turn should give you greater security. In spite of these two licenses though, due to laws elsewhere, some countries won’t be able to play with Cheeky Riches, like the United States, Iran, and Russia. It’s unlikely that this is all the countries currently restricted, and so we suggest contacting the brand if you’re at all unsure.
In regards to promotions, we’d like to take a unique approach and discuss what the VIP club offers, seeing as how it’s a prominent part of the Cheeky Riches brand. After all, how will you remain rich without becoming one of the high roller elite? As this is a Nektan casino, no matter how new, there’s the Privileged club to join. This unique circle of players are made up of invite only users, those who have proven time and again that they are loyal to the brand. Due to their continued loyalty, they experience more bonuses and rewards. You can either wait for your invite, or you can contact customer support to find out more.
Now that we know how to move through the ranks, it’s best that we go back to the beginning and see where all us newbies will be starting. If you’re already a returning customer with Cheeky Riches, it’s best to skip this part of our review, as you’ll probably know all the details already. The Welcome Bonus delivers a 200%, 100%, and 50% bonus match on your first three deposits, what is more, it gifts 50 free spins, however that all comes with a 30x wagering requirement and that applies to each deposit.
If that doesn’t quite tickle your fancy, you can always try out the competition that is currently on, ready for this season. Or perhaps you simply want to tag onto the weekly offers that pop up at the start of each week, ready for you to use anew. No matter how you approach this new casino, you’ll have lots to keep you in the bonus monies.
For the fun to begin, and by fun we mean gameplay, you need to visit the Games Lobby, also known as Cheeky Riches homepage. Everything is accessible from this part of the site, meaning you can go from titles one minute to support the next, and then back again. However, for now let’s assume you want to learn about all the Microgaming, NetEnt, and NYX activities listed.
Seeing as how this is Nektan based, there’ll be the same titles across all of their other sites, but in that happening it also means you get to access double the fun. What is more, you also get double the exclusives, such as titles like Wolf Cub and Thundercats. To play these activities, or any of the others, which includes Live Casino, you need only select to play for real or play for fun. The latter option is limited to slots and instant wins only, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that Cheeky Riches offers you a trial.
If you thought the gaming options were plentiful, you’re about to feel even more overwhelmed by choice, this time in regards to banking. Not only are CAD, AUD, GBP, EURO, and SEK currencies allowed, but a mix of moneybookers and credit card payment methods are also accepted. Although this is great to see, please remember that not all of them can deposit and withdraw, and so it’s wise to read the terms before you use a specific brand and their services.
There doesn’t appear to be any fees attached to using these methods, however Nektan has stated that they reserve the right to apply admin fees. Thank goodness the rest of the banking information is less scary, with only a minimum of £20 needed for you to make a withdrawal. This will then take approximately five working days to transfer into your bank account.
Cheeky Riches offers a large list of FAQs to help with any minor problems, however if they don’t work out, you can always use the contact details given. The Support page lists a contact number, email address, the ability to open a live chat, and then a postal address. All of these services appear to be open at all hours, especially since no closing times are given, though we could be misinformed on this. Nonetheless, all the services are speedier and professionally friendly, all of which are helpful when dealing with a customer issue.
Sadly, we come to the end of our review and thus our time with Cheeky Riches, though we’re certain we’ll be back for more gaming adventures. As you’ll have seen along the way, this brand is centred on customer satisfaction and delivering high quality titles, all of which comes in the package of the Nektan company. And, even though there’s a few negatives to the website, overall everything works well and with a smoothness that other new casinos don’t have.