Vikings Go Wild is an action adventure genre based slot game developed by Yggdrasil Gaming. This game is based on the legends associated with the Vikings. This race in the annals of the history cannot be described as one of the mild mannered tribes and certainly not as meek ones. They were born warriors and can be categorized in the list containing other warrior races such as Mongols, Spartans and Assyrians.
The Viking word itself is taken from the old English word “wicing” which literary means pirates. This can be attributed to the Viking’s raids on the Northern European lands during the eighth to eleventh centuries. This tribe is the original inhabitant of the Icelandic region and the term Viking is extended to all the people who resided there under different tribes. Vikings were known for their skills at the sea and had exceptional sailing and navigational skills for that time period.
Yggdrasil Gaming has developed Vikings Go Wild slot game as the first one for their Viking series. The animations used in this game are state of the art and accompanied by a martial tune which makes it even more convincing. The characters depicted in this game are beautifully designed cartoons.
The twenty five pay lines of this slot are payable by landing similar symbols from left to the right hand side of the reels. The five reels of the Viking Go Wild are encased in a wooden frame which is flanked by two dragon heads of the long boat. This slot can be accessed by using multiple platforms ranging from desktops to mobiles.
Features of Vikings go wild slot game
The Vikings Go Wild slot game comes with a fixed jackpot of 250x along with all the other usual features which include auto play, bonus rounds, free spins, multipliers 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 Viking characters comprising of a young Viking, a red haired Viking, an old Viking and a lady Viking. The other low ranking symbols are in the form of four different types of coins. The young Viking symbols provides 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 green colored coin provides the minimum payout for this slot with a maximum of 50x and minimum of 5x.
- Scatter Symbol: The Free Spin symbol 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 bonus symbols. This symbol can appear anywhere on the reels and helps in creating winning combinations.
Bonus Rounds of Vikings Go Wild
Vikings Go Wild slot game comes with two bonus rounds which include
- Free Spins
- Treasure Chest
- 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 Free Spin bonus round, each one of the Viking characters landing on the reels fights with an Octopus, if successful then turns into sticky wild. All wilds then stay on the reel till the end of the bonus round.
- Treasure Chest: The treasure chest 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 ten 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.