Royal Vegas casinio for Android watchThe tech world has welcomed in the era of smart watches with open arms and the first compatible casino slot has finally been released!

Microgaming casino, Royal Vegas, has launched the popular video slot Thunderstruck for punters to truly game on-the-go with their Android Wear smart watches. The game was launched as a companion app for Android AIR installations and is only supported by Android Wear devices.

Android Wear smart watches require being paired with a smart device such as a mobile phone or tablet for internet connectivity to work. To play the Thunderstruck app your smart watch must therefore be synced to your mobile device. Android Wear smart watches can only be paired with a single device at a time, ensuring no-one else can try use your device to power their gambling.

"There are many variations of smart watches but the Android Wear casino is designed for smart watches using Android Wear, the official Android operating system for wearable devices created by Google," a statement from Royal Vegas explained Monday.

"This release of the Android Wear casino is not supported on other smart watch devices, such as those produced by Pebble and those running the Tizen operating system."

More about Thunderstruck: Created by Microgaming, Thunderstruck is easily one of the most popular video slots available today. This 5 reel, 9 pay-line video slot has been available to play online since 2004. Wild symbols, free spin bonus games and scatter symbols are all available when playing this medium variance video slot.