Bicicleta is a sports genre based slot game developed by Yggdrasil Gaming. This game is based on football and is currently highly popular due to the ongoing Football World Cup 2018. The word ‘Bicicleta’ roughly translates as a bicycle. This term is also used in the game of football when a player makes an overhead or a scissor kick. Bicicleta is five reels and twenty five pay-lines slot game which can be accessed through all types of gaming platforms ranging from desktop to mobile devices. Yggdrasil Gaming has developed Bicicleta slot game while keeping in mind the huge popularity of football all over the world.
The animations used in this game are state of the art and accompanied by an audio comprising of a combination of pop music along with cheering of the crowd which makes it even more convincing. The characters depicted in this game are beautifully designed cartoons in the form of football players.
The five reels of the Bicicleta are encased in a frame with a football stadium as the background. All the symbols present on these reels have their own casings which keeps them quite apart from each other. Bicicleta is a medium variance slot game which makes it suitable for all types of players.
Features of Bicicleta slot game
The Bicicleta slot comes with a fixed jackpot of 250x along with all the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, free spins, scatters and wilds. This slot does not provide any type of gambling option to its players.
The coin limit of this game stands at twenty five coins. The value of these coins starts at £0.01 and ends at £4.00. The betting range starts at £0.25 and goes all the way up to £100.00.
The high paying symbols of this game include four different football players comprising of a player in a red jersey; a player with a Mohawk hairstyle; a player in a yellow jersey and a player in a white jersey. The other low ranking symbols are in the form of four different card symbols that include a spade, a heart, a club and a diamond. The player in a red jersey symbols provide the biggest payout for this game in the following ways
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay line awards 250x.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay line awards 100x.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards 30x.
The diamond card symbol provides the minimum payout for this slot with a maximum of 50x and minimum of 5x.
- Scatter Symbol: A football with free spin written on it is the scatter symbol for this game. Landing more than three of these symbols anywhere on the reels activates the Free Spin bonus round.
- Wild Symbol: The Wild logo is the wild symbol of this game. It can be substituted for all symbols with an exception to scatter and trophy symbols. This symbol can appear anywhere on the reels and helps in creating winning combinations.
Bonus Rounds and Unique Features of Bicicleta slot game
Bicicleta slot game comes with two bonus rounds and one unique feature
- Scatter Free Spins
- Trophy Free Spins
- Wild Reels Feature
- Scatter Free Spins: Landing three or more of the scatter symbols anywhere on the reels activates the Free Spins bonus round. The number of free spin awarded in this mode depends upon the number of scatter landed on the reels in the following ways.
- Landing five of these symbols anywhere on the reels awards 24 free spins.
- Landing four of these symbols anywhere on the reels awards 16 free spins.
- Landing three of these symbols anywhere on the reels awards 8 free spins.
During the Scatters Free Spin bonus round, landing a trophy symbol on the fifth reel can provide extra two to four free spins; cash prize of up to one thousand coins or The Wild feature. During the activation of Wild feature all the symbols on any of the one reel, from first to fourth reels, turn into sticky wild and stay in their position till the end of the free spins.
- Trophy Free Spins: The trophy symbol appears only on the fifth reel during base game as well as Free Spin bonus round. While appearing this bonus symbol provides different awards for base game and Free Spins bonus round in following ways.
- In the base game it can award up to thousand coins or eight to twelve free spins.
- In the Free Spins bonus round, it can award up to thousand coins; two to four free spins or the Wild Reel Feature.
- Wild Reels Feature: This unique feature is only available when a trophy symbols lands on a fifth reel during the Free Spins bonus round. This feature changes all the symbols present on a single reel (randomly chosen from first to fourth reel) into sticky wilds.