The Vikings raiders of the past have always fascinated people from all over the world because of their ferocious nature and adventurous spirit. These people used to travel from all the way from the present Norwegian region to England to loot and plunder. This tribe of Vikings was so enthusiastic for their adventures on the sea that they faced all the furies of the nature while sailing on their longboats. Taking advantage of the popularity of these people, many online game developers had produced slots on the same subject. If we compare all of the games currently available from this genre then two slot games, namely Vikings Go Wild and Vikings Go Berzerk slot game by Yggdrasil Gaming, comes out with flying colors. Vikings Go Berzerk seems to be a sequel to the Vikings Go Wild and comes with some unique features which are not available in the latter.
The storyline of Vikings Go Berzerk slot game revolves around a bunch of Vikings traveling on high seas and fighting against sea sirens in their search for new lands. Vikings Go Berzerk slot game comes in 5×4 format and provides twenty five fixed pay lines. The reels are encased in a frame made up of a longboat’s sail with a background depicting clear blue skies. The animations used in this game are crisp and clear with audio comprising of a martial tune played on war drums which is quite suitable for this game.
Features of Vikings Go Berzerk slot game
Vikings Go Berzerk slot game comes with a fixed jackpot of 250x along with the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, turbo mode, free spins, scatters, and wild symbols. This slot does not provide any type of multipliers or gambling option. The coin range starts at £0.01 and goes up to £5.00. The coin limit for this game stands at twenty five coins. The line bet starts from £0.25 and goes all the way up to £125.00. The high paying symbols of this are from a group of four Viking raiders that comprises of a Young Viking, a Fat Viking, an Old Viking and a Lady Viking. The other low ranking symbols are in the form of four coins of different colors and denominations. The Young Viking provides the biggest payout in 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 a pay line awards 30x.
- Scatter Symbol: The Free Spin symbol with a sea siren acts as a scatter symbol for this game. Landing three or more of these symbols anywhere on the reels award entry into the Free Spins bonus round. The number of the free spins awarded depends upon the number of the scatter landed on the reels. Landing different numbers of these symbols provides the free spins in the following ways.
- Landing five of the scatters awards 21 free spins plus a bonus.
- Landing four of the scatters awards 14 frees pins plus a bonus.
- Landing three of the scatters awards 7 frees pins plus a bonus.
- Wild Symbol: A golden wild logo is the wild symbol of this game. It can be substituted for all symbols with an exception to scatter/ bonus symbols. This symbol can appear anywhere on the reels and helps in creating winning combinations.
Bonus Rounds of Vikings Go Berzerk slot game
Vikings Go Berzerk slot game comes some of the best features and a bonus round.
- Free Spins: This bonus round is triggered by landing three or more of the scatter symbols anywhere on the reels. The number of free spins awarded depends upon the number of scatters landed on the reels as explained earlier. This bonus round can provide 7 to 21 free spins along with a random bonus feature. The random bonus features for this round includes the following.
- All Vikings are Berzerk.
- One Sticky Wild is placed in a random position.
- A Sticky wild reel is placed on a random reel.
- One to three extra free spins.
- Five extra treasure chests and golden treasure chests are added.
Whenever a Viking symbol lands on the reel during this round, the sea siren attacks it. If the Viking symbol wins this fight then a wild symbol is awarded. If the Viking symbol is in berserk mode then he or she is guaranteed to win otherwise the fight can go both ways.
- Treasure Chest Bonus: This bonus round gets activated by landing the treasure chest symbol on the fourth reel. This bonus provides five prizes for the player to choose from. The treasure chest symbol can land in both the base game and the free spin bonus round. During the free spin bonus round the awards are much higher as compared to the base game in the following ways.
- Base game can provide 50 to 1000 coins along with 7 to 21 free spins.
- During the Free Spin mode this feature can provide 50 to 1000 coins; 2 to 4 free spins; Wild Reel; two extra wilds and one extra wild.
- Golden Treasure Chest: This bonus round gets activated by landing the golden treasure chest symbol on the fifth reel. This bonus provides five prizes for the player to choose from. The treasure chest symbol can land in both the base game and the free spin bonus round. During the free spin bonus round the awards are much higher as compared to the base game in the following ways.
- Base game can provide 250 to 10000 coins; 7 to 21 free spins; Ragnarök Free Spins and Rage Boost. During the Ragnarök Free Spins the Vikings are in Berzerk mode and always defeat the sea siren.
- During the Free Spin mode this feature can provide 250 to 10000 coins; 2 to 4 free spins; Wild Reel and two extra wilds.
- Viking Rage: There are four Viking symbols with a meter around them provided under the main frame of the reels. Whenever one of these symbols participates in a winning combination the rage meter goes up. When the rage meter of a particular symbol gets full that symbol turns into Berzerk mode and seven free spins are awarded to the player. If the Viking symbol is berserk mode then he or she is guaranteed to win in fight against the sea siren.