There are already too many fruit slot games available in the market but still online slot developers are opting for this genre to manufacture more games. This can be possible only due to the high popularity of such games. The fact is that fruit slots have their own followers all over the world and people tend to play these games because of the feeling of familiarity as well as the simple design of such games. Instead of boggling players with complicated features, these slots are quite down to earth and easy to understand. SunTide slot game by Microgaming is one of such slot games.
Being a product of Microgaming, the graphics of this game are perfect in all dimensions. The reels of this slot are designed in 5×3 format. The symbols on the reels are without any type of casing but the reels are separated from each other. The background of the reels is in the form of a scene depicting a summer Sun shining high in the sky with a group of birds passing by The soundtrack of this slot comprises of soothing and relaxing tune played on drums with intermittent crashing of the waves.
The symbols of this game are in the form of different fruits and gambling signs. The characters of this game are in the form of beautiful caricatures which makes the symbols to standout on the reels. While the high-ranking symbols are in the form of gambling symbols, the lower ranking ones include different types of fruits.
Features of SunTide slot machine
SunTide slot machine is five reels and 9 fixed pay-lines slot game. This slot comes with a fixed jackpot of £25.000 along with the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, expanding wilds, free spins, scatters and wild symbols. This slot does not provide any kind of gambling options. The betting range for this game starts at £0.01 and goes all the way up to £22.50. Being a fixed pay-line game, you cannot opt for the number of pay-lines to be played.
The high paying symbols of this game include a diamond, a seven, a bell and a golden bar. The other low-ranking symbols are in the form of different types of fruits comprising of an orange, a melon, lemon, strawberries and cherries. The diamond symbol provides some of the biggest payout in this game while playing with highest wager in the following ways
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay line awards £2500.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay line awards £500.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £125.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £7.50.
Cherries is the least paying symbol of this slot that provides the lowest payout for this game at £5 and highest payout of £125.
Wild And Scatter Symbols
- Scatter Symbol: A circular symbol depicting a tropical sunset is the scatter symbol of this game. Landing three or more of these symbols anywhere on the reels activates the Free Spins bonus round. Apart from this round, landing two or more of these symbols anywhere on the reels also provides different cash prizes in the following ways.
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay line awards £2250.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay line awards £450.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £112.50.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £45.00.
- Wild Symbol: A golden coin with “S” embossed on it 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. This symbol also appears in the Free Spins bonus round and acts as expanding wild. Apart from this landing two or more of these symbols anywhere on the reels also provides different cash prizes in the following ways.
- Landing five of these symbols on an active pay line awards £25000.
- Landing four of these symbols on an active pay line awards £2500.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £250.
- Landing three of these symbols on an active pay line awards £12.50.
SunTide slot machine by Microgaming comes with only one bonus feature called Free Spins.
- Free Spins Bonus Round: This bonus round gets activated by landing three or more of the scatter symbols anywhere on the reels. On activation of this round the player is provided with fifteen free spins. During the free spins, the wild symbol turns into expanding wild on second, third and fourth reels. The best thing about this round is that landing the required number of scatters during the free spins further generates more free spins.