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Based on King Midas who turns all he touches into gold, the next release of the Age of the Gods series is here. This special power of the king is included in the features with 5 different free spins modes. The slot has 4 progressive jackpots and plenty of features.
Playtech released the Age of the Gods: Mighty Midas in December 2018. The 5 free spins modes add much more thrill to the gameplay. Midas’ hand turning all symbols it points to into golden wilds is a clever addition to the features.
The game has 5 reels, 3 rows and 40 fixed pay-lines. You can choose a wager from 0.40 to 2,000 credits to spin the reels with. There are a variety of base game features, free spins modes and a jackpot one too. Using the special powers of King Midas, the Touch symbol turns normal ones into golden wilds. The wilds it transforms into multiplier wilds.
Central to the gameplay are the scatters that trigger one of the 5 gem free spins features. These are Emerald Bonus, Amber Spins, Ruby Spins, Amethyst Spins and Sapphire Spins. These include instant cash wins, stacked wilds symbols, feature boosts, multipliers and more. The game has an RTP of 96.34% and 4 progressive jackpots that a lucky player can win.
The grid is positioned inside a hall with orange and yellow prevailing. On the reels, you will see fruit, goblets, spinning pyramids with gemstones. Midas’ Hand will point into symbols turning them golden wilds. Here are Marigold, Dionysus, Lityerses, Silenus and King Midas. The graphics are nice with clear and well-designed images. the soundtrack is thematic and epic.
The low-value symbols include grapes, a goblet, a green apple, a rose and a cooked chicken. The grapes and goblet pay from 0.25x to 3.75x stake for 3 to 5 symbols on a pay-line. The apple and rose return from 0.25 to 5 times your stake and the chicken – from 0.25x to 6.25x stake when you land 3 to 5 symbols.
The premiums are all kinds of Greek characters and gods from mythology. These are the god of wine and revelry Dionysus, Midas’ daughter Marigold. The demonic reaper of men Lityerses, Dionysus’ companion and tutor Silenus and King Midas are here too. The king is the most lucratively paying symbol – landing 3, 4 or 5 of it gives you 1.5, 7.5 and 25 times your stake.
There is a Golden Wild symbol that substitutes for all others except the scatter. You will see this symbol every time you land the Midas Touch symbol, which points to the left. The symbol that it points to will turn into a Golden Wild symbol. Moreover, every instance of that symbol will become Golden Wild at the end of that spin. After activating the Midas Touch symbol, it collapses and drops another symbol one position down. The Midas Touch symbol appears on reels 3, 4 and 5 only.
If you see Midas symbol pointing to a Golden Wild icon it will increase its Wild Multiplier. Every instance of that symbol also becomes a 2x Golden Multiplier. If it points into an x2 Wild Multiplier it increases to 3x. The Midas Touch symbol affects only wilds that were part of matching symbols. You will have applied only the highest Golden Wild Multiplier per line.
The scatter symbol is a colourful pyramid seen from above in a circle. When it lands on reels 1 and 5 in a spin it triggers any of the 5 gem features. These are Emerald Bonus, Amber Spins, Ruby Spins, Amethyst Spins or Sapphire Spins. The scatter on reel 5 will spin to stop on one of the 5 gem features.
When a Golden Wild symbol is created during the 7 Ruby Spins, it turns into a Multiplier Wild symbol. It will use the multiplier value at the bottom of the Multiplier Tower. Every time a Multiplier Wild forms, the Multiplier Tower collapses. The tower leaves a new multiplier at the tower bottom. If you see Midas Touch symbol pointing to a multiplier wild, the 2 multipliers are added together. Their value can boost your win with up to 30x.
In Emerald Bonus feature the scatter on reel 1 uncovers a cash prize, while the scatter on reel 5 – a multiplier. The multiplier is applied to the cash prize for the win you get.
During the Ambers Spins, you will receive 5 rounds. During each of them, all instances of one random symbol turn into a Golden Wild. The wild multiplier can reach to 3x.
The Sapphire Spins give you 5 free spins with Golden Wild stacks added to the 3 middle reels. The landed wilds will stay there until the end of the features. On the 1st spin – 55 Wild symbols are added on reel 2, on the 2nd spin – 40 Wild symbols are added on the 3 reel strip. On the 3rd spin, 65 Wild symbols are added to reel 4.
The 3 Amethyst Spins you will play with all Midas Touch symbols as double-stacked ones 2 symbols high. You can win from wild multipliers of up to 3x.
And this is not all, Age of the Gods: Mighty Midas has a jackpot feature as well. Four progressive jackpots are waiting to be won. It triggers randomly. The game has a 4×5 grid with 20 golden coins that can reveal different jackpot symbols. To win a jackpot you have to match 3 identical symbols by clicking on the coins. The 4 progressive jackpots are:
Age of the Gods: Mighty Midas is full of modifiers and features, but is rather easy to play. Once you start spinning the reels, you will soon learn what’s happening. It offers plenty of chances to score wins and 4 progressive jackpots that can activate at random. If you are a fan of the Age of the Gods series by Playtech, don’t hesitate to at least try the slot using our free demo!