Game Review for Amatic Online Slot Magic Idol
Online slot Magic Idol is themed to Adventure and life on an Island by Amatic. It has 10 paylines and 5 reels with 3 symbols on each. There are 7 themed symbols as well as a Scatter which triggers a bonus spin round with a x3 multiplier
When 3, 4 or 5 Scatter symbols land anywhere on the screen, they trigger 15 Bonus Spins which use the same line and bet settings that were in place when the round was launched, with an additional x3 multiplier. If 3 Scatter symbols land during the round, an additional 15 Bonus Spins will be added to the round.
At the bottom of the screen you will see, Freeplay showing your balance, the message box details the remaining amount of Bonus Spins and Bet shows your total bet per spin. Below these you have autostart on the left and Start on the right, you can choose either of these to spin the reels. Using Start means that you will need to click the Start button every time you want to spin the reels and Auto Start will spin the reels automatically. If you use Auto Spins, this mode will still be active when you return to the main game. During Bonus Spins the Start button changes into the Stop button which you can use if you want to stop the reel spin quicker or stop the Auto Spins.
Symbols and Multipliers
A winning combination is when symbols line up from left to right starting with the leftmost reel, along an active payline. Only the highest win per line will be paid. This slot has themed symbols, a picture of an Island, a Tribesman, a Tribeswoman, a bird, a fish, a drum and a Hammer. The multipliers listed in the paytable are applied to the bet per line and change according to your line and bet settings.
The Scatter symbol in this slot by Amatic, is a Mask with a Happy face and it has its own multipliers for combos of 3, 4 or 5 symbols and when 3 or more land anywhere on the screen, it will launch 15 rounds of the bonus spins with a x3 Multiplier.
Double or Nothing
Once you have landed a winning combination you can choose to gamble or collect your winnings. If you want to gamble, click on the gamble button and a new screen will appear with a face down card in the centre. To the right of the card you will see 3 buttons, Black, a Spade and a Club and to the left, Red, a Heart and a Diamond. Also on this screen you will see, the Gamble amount, the winning amount if you guess the colour correctly, the winning amount if you guess the suit correctly and the previous 7 cards.
At the bottom of the screen you can see your balance, a message box and also the amount of your wins. There are also two further buttons that you can use if you only want to gamble half of your winnings or collect your winnings. If you guess correctly you can choose to gamble again with either all or half of your winnings, or collect them. A wrong guess means your winnings will be lost and you will return to the main game.
Buttons and Controls of the Slot
To make your bet and line settings you have two options, the first is to use the Lines and Bet buttons in the control panel and every time you click on them, the amount of lines or the bet per line increases. Alternatively you can click on one of the numbers to the left or right of the reels, which opens up two scales. The one on the left allows you to select between 1 and 10 paylines and the one on the right allows you to select your bet amount per line from 1 to 50.
The control panel is located directly under the reels and has most of the controls and settings for the game. In the Freeplay box you will see your balance in credits. Next to that you will see a larger box where messages such as "Choose Bet", "Start Game" or “Winner” appear. On the far right you will see a box called "Bet" which displays the total amount of your bet per spin.
Below these boxes you will see, Auto Start, this instantly starts the auto spins with the current bet settings and Exit closes the game and takes you back to the casino website. Gamble, is only active when a winning combo lands and will take you to the Double or Nothing game. The Lines button allows you to select the number of active paylines as mentioned above, each click will activate one additional payline and Bet increases your bet per line with every click. The Start button spins the reels once, with the current bet settings. During reelspins the start button becomes the stop button, which you can click to stop the reel spins instantly. Also, if you hit a winning combination, this button changes into the collect button, so you can credit your balance with the amount of your winnings.
The top left of the screen has a flag, a question mark and a speaker, if you click here a tab will come down with 3 buttons on it. The flag allows you to change the language of the game, the speaker adjusts the volume and the question mark opens the paytable. In the top right you will see a clock showing the local time, your game duration and the word Freeplay. If you have felt the thrill of the Magic Idol free online slot, imagine just how much more exciting it can get if you play for real money in legal online casinos.