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As you may or may not know, Thunderstruck II is a sequel to an old and well-liked slots game simply called Thunderstruck. Believe it or not, the original, which came out back in 2004, is still as popular now as it was then. But player’s love sequels, they love being able to play continuations of their favourite games and this is why, when Thunderstruck II came out in 2010, it garnered immediate attention.
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