Wild Gambler Online Slot
Wild Gambler is an online video slot, which is themed to wild animals and is featured in demo mode to play for free at NeonSlots. Its game window has 15 boxes, including 5 reels and 20 fixed lines. This slot by Playtech has no Scatter but the Wild symbol has additional features. You can win a round of free spins.
Bonus Round with Free Spins
When starting spins in the main game, one to five meerkats with plates in their hands come up randomly on the game window, the letters on the plates, read together, compose the word Bonus. The landing of five meerkats launches the mode with free spins.
It is a series of 8 free spins without your participation. All Wild symbols, that were on the game reels at the time of activation of the mode, are fixed and remain in their positions during the round. All new Wild symbols that land during the free spins round, will also be fixed until the round is over. The bet per line will be duplicated from the latest start of the gameplay. At the end of the game, all credits will be transferred to your account.
Symbols and Payouts of the Wild Gambler Video Slot
To make calculations easier and also for the maximum comfort of perception, all payouts for symbol combinations will be displayed, taking into account the value of the bet per line equal to one credit. At the same time, the common total bet will be 20 credits.
All regular symbols of the animal-themed slot are the pictures of playing cards and also icons of African wild animals. The regular symbols can form a combination of only 3, 4, and 5 units, and earn you the following payouts, calculated in credits:
- 10 pays you 5, 15 and 40 credits
- J - 10, 20 and 50 credits
- Q - 15, 30 and 60 credits
- K - 20, 40 and 70 credits
- A - 25, 50 and 100 credits
- A flamingo - 80, 150 and 300 credits
- A zebra - 100, 200 and 400 credits
- A leopard - 150, 300 and 500 credits
- A rhino - 200, 400 and 800 credits.
This is the highest-paying regular symbol of the slot. 5 rhinos can earn you 1,000, 2,000 and 4,000 credits with the maximum bet per line
The Wild symbol is the picture of a lion and the corresponding word Wild. The main feature of the Wild symbol is versatility. It is able to replace absolutely all symbols that land on the game screen. The lion itself can form a combination of 5 pictures, which earns 1,000 credits that will be added to your account.
How to Play the Wild Gambler Slot
Before you start the first spin of the reels on the slot by Playtech, you have to configure the bet per spin. As the number of lines is fixed at 20, the only adjustable game option is the bet per line. The selected value of this option will be automatically multiplied by 20 times and the resulting amount will represent the total bet for one spin.
The total bet is the amount of credits used for one reelspin. The game also has an additional total bet, you will learn about it later with the Wild symbol description.
The line bet is the adjustable number which you set for one line involved in the gameplay. To select the value, click the "</>" buttons until the required value is set in the range of 0.01 to 5 credits. All 20 lines are fixed in the slot, this is why the chosen value is multiplied 20 times. Therefore, the minimum cost of one spin is 0.2 points and the maximum can reach as many as 100 credits. On the control panel you can see 4 information lines which display your current balance:
- Win - your win for each single combination of symbols
- Total win - the total win for the latest spin
- The green Stake button - an adjustable value of the total bet
- The red Stake button - the total bet in the mode with the fixed Wild symbols
A section that displays your current account is in the bottom left corner of the user interface. Once you have configured the bet, you can turn directly to the gameplay. But before that please look closer at the pay table, which is opened by clicking the Paytable button with an animal skull icon. In addition, the menu with the table includes a guide about the special format of the bet, the bonus round with free spins, as well as the basic rules of the slot and the payline pattern in the game window. The payout values are displayed in the form of the multiplier for the line bet.
Starting the slot
To start the gameplay, click the Spin button, which features the cobblestone, found just below the total bet value. One more click on the button, which starts the spin, immediately stops the icons on the game screen rotating. When starting the spin, the amount of points, equal to the configured total bet is deducted from your account.
To activate the Autoplay mode do the following things - click the Auto plays button and select the number of automatic spins from the pop-up menu, available in the following options: 10, 25, 50 or 99 spins Click the Autoplay button again to stop the mode.
This slot features an option of setting the fixed Wild symbols. This means that you can replace absolutely any symbol, found on the game window and turn it into a Wild symbol. To do this, just click on one of the selected images. The number of selected Wild symbols is unlimited, however, each added Wild increases the value of the total bet several times. The cost of this additional total bet is shown in the Stake line in red.
The Lock & Spin button, found in the bottom right corner of the screen, activates one spin with the set Wild symbols pattern. When you point the cursor at the button, a small information line pops up, showing the minimum guaranteed win for the current spin.
Before the specially formatted spin starts, a pop-up window will come up on the screen. It shows the amount of credits that you will spend for this spin and requests that you confirmation this action. In addition, you will be asked to disable the option of the automatic lock of Wild symbols in this window. It is enabled by default.
The auto lock is an option of the specially formatted spin, which automatically locks all additional landed Wild symbols and fixes them on the game screen. Of course, with every addition and fixation of the landed Wild symbol, the number of credits of the total bet also increases.
Afterwards, you can activate or deactivate the auto lock option in the Options menu. The lock indicator is a padlock sign, found in the top right corner of the lion icon. It is black if the option is active and red if it is disabled. In addition, this menu has such functions as saving and loading the set Wild symbols pattern in the game window.
Wild Gambler is a video slot, which appeals to those who prefer to focus on landing the Wild symbols. The thematic stylization of the African nature, combined with the high-quality musical design, creates an effect of immersion in the atmosphere of the game.