The Bloopers is a television/movie genre-based slot game developed by Elk Studios. The storyline of the Bloopers slot game deals with two kinds of people. One that are in the limelight, the actors and the other ones who live a life of anonymity, the backstage guys. Even though the roles of the lead cast are quite important for any of the movies or television series but the film crew also plays a very important role in its creation. Can you expect a movie without light, sound or special effects? Totally impossible.
As expected from a product of Elk Studios, the graphics of this game are quite amazing. The symbols of this slot appear in blocks on the five reels that are designed in the style of cinematic reels. The background of the reels is in the form of a hotel’s lobby. The soundtrack of this slot comprises of light jazz music with intermittent sounds of the spinning of the reels while in spin mode.
The symbols of this game are in the form of cartoonish human characters and other items related to the movies. The supplementary characters of this video slot are designed in a such a way that they clearly remind of the minions from Despicable Me cartoon movie series. The only thing different here is that they are called Bloopers. The graphics of this game are quite crisp and clear. Elk Studios has incorporated some unique bonus features into this slot which makes it quite profitable to the players.
Features of Bloopers slot game
Bloopers is five reels and 243 ways to win slot game. This slot comes with a fixed jackpot of 600x along with the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, bonus stars, sticky wilds, free spins, multipliers, scatters, and wild symbols. This slot does not provide any kind of gambling options.
Bloopers slot game also provides ELK’s automated betting strategy for the players. This strategy provides three different betting options such as Optimizer, Leveller and Booster to choose from. There are twelve betting levels provided in this game to choose from. The betting range starts at £0.25 and goes all the way up to £100.0.
The Symbols of Bloopers slot
The high paying symbols of this game include a male actor, a female actor, a clapping board and a film reel. The other low-ranking symbols are from deck of cards which include 10, J, Q, K and A. The male actor symbol provides the biggest payout in this game in the following ways
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay line awards 600x.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay line awards 300x.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards 140x.
J and 10 symbols provide the least payout for this game with minimum of 20x and highest payout of 60x.
- Scatter Symbol: Two types of bonus stars are the scatter symbols of this game. These symbols help in activating the free spin bonus rounds. Active Bloopers are handed out on third, fourth and fifth reels during the bonus round.
- Wild Symbol: Bloopers Wild logo is the wild symbol of this game. They can be substituted for all other symbols except for the scatter symbols. These symbols can appear anywhere on the reels and help in creating winning combinations.
Bonus Rounds of Bloopers slot game
Bloopers slot game comes with two bonus rounds which include
- Free Spins Bonus Round
- Bloopers: The Bloopers bonus round gets activated randomly during the base game as well as the Free Spin Bonus round. This bonus features five different blooper guys which moves on the reels and awards different types of bonuses for base game as well as the Free Spin Bonus round. In the base game the Sound Tech Blooper plants sticky wild on the reels along with awarding a free spin.
During the Free Spins Bonus round, at least one Blooper is awarded on third, fourth or fifth reel. Several Bloopers can occur at the same time. These Bloopers are activated by their respective letter symbols (J, Q and K) or randomly between the spins. Each of the Bloopers provides a special feature in the following ways.
- The Stunt Man Blooper changes wilds into expanding wilds.
- The Cutter Blooper awards cascading symbols which can create new winning combinations.
- The Make Up Blooper provides extra free spins.
- The Fix-It Blooper moves the symbols around to form winning combinations.
- Free Spins Bonus Round: This bonus round gets activated by landing three or more of the scatter symbols anywhere on the reels during the base game. On the activation of this round, active Bloopers are provided on third, fourth and fifth reel. These Bloopers provide different features as mentioned above. During this bonus round, the male or female actor symbols on second, third and fourth reels turns into sticky wild. The free spin bonus round ends when sticky wilds cover all the three positions on second, third or fourth reel.