Gingerbread Lane Slot by Microgaming Review
Gingerbread Lane by Microgaming is an online slot themed to Christmas gingerbread. The slot features 5 reels and 25 lines as well as the Wild symbol which replaces any regular icons in winning combos. When three or more Scatter symbols appear on the game screen, they earn free spins. The maximum win per line is 20,000 coins. It is triggered by 5 Wild symbols with the bet of 10 coins.
Gameplay principles of the slot
Before starting the game in the demo mode, 2,000 credits are credited to your account. Initially, you should select the coin value, the line bet and the number of active lines.
You can adjust the parameters in two modes: Expert and Regular. To change the mode use the corresponding button at the bottom of the control panel.
In the Regular mode:
- Use the +/- buttons found below the window with a number to select the coin value. The value can range between 0.01 and 0.20 credits
- The minimum line bet is 1 coin, the maximum is 10. To set the bet size hit Coins
- The number of lines can range from 1 to 25. To change the number of lines use the Lines button or white and green selectors found on both sides of the game window
- The Bet Max button launches the spin with the maximum bet for all 25 lines
- To start the spin click Spin, to stop it hit Stop
You can adjust the settings and start the reels in similar way in the Expert mode. However, there are some differences:
- To set the line bet and the number of lines you can additionally use the +/- buttons
- Auto spins are available in this mode. By clicking the x5 and x10 buttons you trigger a session of 5 or 10 spins respectively. Use the Autoplay button to open the menu of auto play settings in which you can choose the number of spins (from 10 to 25) and the auto play stop options
- To stop the auto spins use the Stop button
By clicking Demo credits/Demo coins you choose the way your balance, the total bet (Bet) and the win for the latest spin (Win) are displayed — in coins or in credits.
Symbols and multipliers of Gingerbread Lane
The Gingerbread Lane slot features regular symbols, the Wild and Scatter symbols. You can view the pay table, features of the special symbols and other information in the information window by using the View pays button.
The Wild symbol is the picture of chocolate with the word Wild — it replaces any symbols except for the Scatter symbol in winning combinations. If at least one Wild symbol formed the combination, your winnings are doubled. The Wild symbol awards the prize by multiplying the line bet by these multipliers:
- 2 symbols — x2
- 3 symbols — x100
- 4 symbols — x1,000
- 5 symbols — x2,000
The Scatter symbol is the picture of gingerbread with the phrase Gingerbread Lane. Three or more of these symbols earn you free spins. The Scatter symbol appearing in the boxes of the reels, pays the reward by multiplying the total bet by the following multipliers:
- 2 symbols — x2
- 3 symbols — x5
- 4 symbols — x10
- 5 symbols — x50
Combinations of regular symbols are collected by 3, 4 or 5 icons in a row from left to right starting with the leftmost reel. They have the following win multipliers:
- 10 — x5, x15 and x100
- J and Q – х5, х25 and х150
- K – х5, х50 and х200
- A – х10, х75 and х250
- A fir tree or a snow angel — x15, x100 and x500
- A cat and a dog — x20, x150 and x750
Some symbols earn a reward appearing in combinations of 2, 3, 4 or 5 identical icons. Their multipliers are:
- 9 — x2, x5, x15 and x100
- Lovers — x2, x50, x500 and x1,000
You can see the size of your reward in the Win window.
When three or more Scatter symbols appear anywhere on the game screen, they earn free spins. Then the window with several prizes opens up. By choosing any of them you select the number of free spins and the multiplier used for increasing the amount of winnings in the free spins round.
Free spins are completed with the latest bet. You can see the win awarded during the free spins in the Bonus window.
If during the free spins round, three or more Scatter symbols land again, you will have to choose the prizes for selecting the number of free spins and the multiplier again as the current session of free spins ends.
The Gingerbread Lane slot by Microgaming invites you to earn quite big payouts.