Try out the latest slot from Playtech Origins. It impresses with simplistic charm and circles around the scarab beetle wild. The game looks great with its colourful gemstones and emerald symbols.
Playtech Origins present the game as an introduction to new players in the fascinating and magical world of online slot games. It offers stacked wilds that cover full reels, free re-spins and low to medium volatility.
Egyptian Emeralds uses the standard grid of 5 reels and 3 rows. There are 10 pay-lines to win from. You can choose a wager from 0.10 to 500 credits to play with on all kinds of desktop and mobile devices.
The main focus of Egyptian Emeralds is in the wild symbols. Besides playing for all other symbols, it triggers a special feature. The scarab wild is also the most abundantly paying symbol of all. If you land at least 1 stacked wild on any of the 3 middle reels you trigger a free re-spin. This results in the spreading of the 3 wilds on random positions on the screen.
It also helps you make a full screen of wilds, which results in 200 times your stake. This is the jackpot of this low to medium volatility slot. It can give you a £100,000 win. The RTP of the game is 96.36%.
The background of the game is simply styled in flowing colours of pink, yellow and orange. The playing grid has dimmed purple reels without frames. The symbols include gemstones in different colours. On them, you will see all kinds of engraved images.
The latter are all Egyptian mythology related. They include Anubis, the Ankh on a red stone, Bastet, the Ohm, the Eye of Horus on a pink gemstone. You can see a palm and a nicely designed green scarab beetle. The latter is decorated with blue, purple and pink gemstones. The menu is on the bottom and is quite intuitive.
The symbols include only typical Egyptian associated symbols. They are marked over gemstones in a different colour each. At the low end is the palm tree with a 2x stake for 5 symbols’ combinations. The Eye of Horus returns 2.5x stake for 5 symbols on a pay-line.
The Ohm pays 5x stake for 5 of a kind. Bastet – the jackal god rewards with a 7.5x stake for 5 symbols in a combination. The Ankh has a value of 10x stake for 5 on a pay-line. Anubis pays a 15x stake for 5 symbols.
The Scarab symbol is the wild and has substituting functions. It is also the most lucratively paying symbol – 2, 3, 4 and 5 on a pay-line grant 1, 1.5, 5 and 20 times your stake, respectively.
The Scarab is the wild can land stacked 3 symbol high. You can see it on the middle 3 reels only – reels 2, 3 and 4. When at least 1 stacked wild covers one full reel, you trigger theScarab Respin feature. You will then see these scarab beetles place themselves on random positions on the reels. The rest of the positions will re-spin for free one time.
If you get another fully wild reel during the free re-spin, you win another free re-spin of the rest of the positions. During the second re-spin, all wilds you gathered from the previous re-spin will be part of the second one. This is the key for you to score massive wins.
Triggering this feature is not very hard, although re-triggering it is not easy. A full screen of wilds gives you the jackpot win in the game, which is 200 times your stake. It is easier to score this through the Respin feature.
If you are a newbie to the online video slots games, Egyptian Emeralds is the perfect game to start with. It won’t drain your bankroll and will ensure you decent wins from the free re-spins and stacked wilds. Those who are into Egyptian slots, shouldn’t hesitate to try this game. It ensures wins of up to 200 times your stake, which considering its volatility isn’t bad.