Even before the birth of Christopher Columbus, there were many brave men who took upon themselves the challenge of finding new lands. Vikings were one of the first sea-faring people who roamed the high seas to attack different parts of England and France. This tradition of sailing to find new lands touched its zenith during the imperial times, when countries like England, France and Spain competed with each other to discover new continents so that they can extend their territories. While doing so they faced immense perils from nature in the form natural calamities as well as attacks of different mysterious creatures. 1429 Uncharted Seas slot by Thunderkick is based on such accounts made by sailors in their logs.
The reels of this game are designed in 5×3 format with 25 pay-lines. The high-ranking symbols of this game comprises of different types of mysterious creatures mentioned in the ancient naval maps. The symbols on the reels do not have any kind of separation between them, they are just hanging on a map which seems to be laying upon a table accompanied by a candle and a drafting compass. The reels are also without any type of encasing separating them from each other.
The design of this slot is very unique and uses state of the art three dimensional graphics. The background sounds comprise of a martial music with intermittent sounds of waves crashing against the hull, firing of canons, tolling of a bell and other sounds emanating from the deck above. Overall 1429 Uncharted Seas slot is low to medium level variance slot game which is suitable for all types of players.
Features of 1429 Uncharted Seas slot
1429 Uncharted Seas slot comes with a fixed jackpot of 5.000x along with the other usual features which include auto play, wild symbols, expanding wilds, free spins, scatters and bonus features. This slot does not provide any type of gambling option.
1429 Uncharted Seas video slot comes with fourteen bet levels ranging from £0.10 to £100.00. The high paying symbols of this game include a mermaid, an aspidochelone, a giant squid, a giant lobster and a whale. The other low-ranking symbols include sun, moon and stars. The mermaid symbol provides some of the biggest payouts of this game while playing with a £100.00 wager in the following ways.
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay-line awards 5000x.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay-line awards 800x.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay-line awards 400x.
The celestial symbols are the least paying symbol of this game with the highest payout of 300x and the lowest of 50x.
- Scatter Symbol: A compass is the scatter symbol of this game. This symbol appears randomly on all the reels and helps in activating Free Spins bonus round.
- Wild Symbol: A ship sailing on high seas is the wild symbol of this game. This symbol can appear anywhere on second, third and fourth reels. This wild symbol substitutes for all the other symbols used in this game except for the scatter symbols. Landing one or more of these wild symbols on the mentioned reels and on a winning pay-line results in their conversion to expanding wild.
1429 Uncharted Seas slot by Thunderkick comes with two bonus features that include the following.
- Free Spins
- Expanding Wilds
- Free Spins: Landing three or more of the scatter symbols anywhere on the reels activates the Free Spins bonus round. The number of free spins granted in this round depends upon the number of scatter symbols landed on the reels in the following ways.
- Landing five of scatter symbols grants 50 free spins.
- Landing four of scatter symbols grants 20 free spins.
- Landing three of scatter symbols grants 10 free spins.
- Landing additional scatter symbols during the free spins also grants additional free spins up to a maximum of 50 free spins.
- Expanding Wild: As mentioned earlier, landing wild symbols anywhere on second, third and fourth reels while being a part of active pay-line activates this bonus round. On its activation a huge sea monster emerges from the sea and turns into an expanding wild to cover the whole reel thus providing a chance to create more winning combinations.