The Ivanhoe is a history genre-based slot game developed by Elk Studios. This slot is based on the classic novel of the same name written by Sir Walter Scott in 1819. The main lead of this novel known as Wilfred of Ivanhoe go through several ups and down of his life due to his support for King Richard. Quite surprising is the fact that though this game is based on this novel, but it does not have any of the characters as its symbols. On the contrary, Elk Studios had developed this game on the line of old style classic fruit slots.
As expected from a product of Elk Studios, the graphics of this game are quite good. The symbols of this slot appear on the three reels without any type of a frame or casing. The background of the reels is in the form of a tournament field with two trumpeters on both sides of reels announcing the start of the tourney.
On the top and downside of the reels there is a moving pixel screen showing different outcomes of the slots as well as the quotes from the famous novel. The soundtrack of this slot comprises of different sounds from a tournament field with intermittent noises of people talking; opening and closing of cash counter; neighing of a horse and hammer striking on an anvil.
The symbols of this game are in the form of crisp and clear characters. Elk Studios has incorporated some unique bonus features into this slot which makes it quite profitable to the players. This three reels and seventeen pay-lines slot can be assessed by using any of the devices ranging from desktop to mobile.
Features of Ivanhoe slot
Ivanhoe slot comes with a fixed jackpot of 3.000x along with the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, free spins, scatters, and wild symbols. This slot does not provide any kind of gambling options. Ivanhoe 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 £0.20 and goes all the way up to £100.0. The high paying symbols of this game include a red seven, a blue seven and a bar. Landing three of these symbols on an active pay-line pays out in the following ways.
- Landing three red sevens on an active pay-line pays out 3000x.
- Landing three blue sevens on an active pay-line pays out 1000x.
- Landing three bar symbols on active pay-line pays out 500x.
The low ranking symbols of this game include a slice of watermelon, a lemon and a couple of cherries. Landing three of these symbols on an active pay-line pays out in the following ways.
- Landing three slices of watermelon on an active pay-line pays out 160x.
- Landing three lemons on an active pay-line pays out 120x.
- Landing three cherry symbols on active pay-line pays out 80x.
- Scatter Symbol: Ivanhoe Bonus is the scatter symbols of this game. These symbols help in activating the bonus rounds. Landing three or more of these symbols on an active pay-line activates the Ivanhoe Free Spins bonus round.
- Wild Symbol: A golden crown is the wild symbol of this game. It acts as wild symbol only in the bonus game. This symbol can be substituted for all other symbols except for the scatter symbols. This symbol can appear anywhere on the reels and helps in creating winning combinations.
Bonus Rounds of Ivanhoe slot
Ivanhoe slot comes with only one bonus round called Ivanhoe Free Spins bonus round.
- Ivanhoe Free Spins Bonus Round: This bonus round gets activated by landing three of the scatter symbols on an active pay-line. On the start of this round, the player is provided with five free spins. During these free spins, every scatter symbol landed on the reels further adds one extra free spin. Every win landed during the free spins bonus round adds to total coin win and provides the player a chance to go through various stages and to create more free spins. The stages provided in this round includes the following.
- Ambush provides a multiplier of 2x for all wins.
- The Joust Part One provides a multiplier of 3x plus three extra spins.
- Robin’s Rescue provides a multiplier of 4x plus three extra spins.
- The Joust Part Two provides a multiplier of 5x plus three extra spins.
- Return of the King provides a multiplier of 6x plus three extra spins.