Travel to the hot forge of Vulcan playing the latest slot by Quickspin. The rounds are enticing, thrilling and in the spirit of the Greek mythology about Vulcan – the God of Fire.
Quickspin released Hammer of Vulcan at the end of September 2020. It is original, full of bonus games and features that will keep you playing more and more! There are 4,096 ways to win that are always active and will keep you winning.
Hammer of Vulcan is a 6 reel, 4 symbols high with 4096 ways to win video slot. You can play it with wagers from 0.10 to 100 credits. The winning system is of adjacently matching symbols. The theoretical payout is 95.81%, the volatility is high.
The game features Hammer Wilds and Light The Forge! bonus games. There is a Strike Again, Hammer Strike, multipliers and retriggers. Light The Forge! bonus gives you between 10 and 20 free spins and 1 and 6 you can retrigger. There is an increasing multiplier during it and a Hammer Wild that turns symbols into wilds. The jackpot win per spin is 20,347x stake.
The theme is Greek mythological inspired the God of Fire Vulcan. It is believed to be buried deep below Mount Etna. The symbols land as stone or metal blocks in the blazing forge of Vulcan. You will see lava flowing from openings on the stone walls and iron ropes around.
The symbols pop over a horizontal stone structure. The soundtrack is tranquil, quiet almost silent. It activates only on wins with a heavy-metal tune. On the reels, you will see the X, J, Q, K and A blazing cards in stone blocks. There are tongs, shields, helmets, swords, chalices and gold Golems. The images are precise and look impressive.
The lower-paying symbols are 5 card symbols. The X (ten) and J (jack) pay equally – 0.20, 0.40, 1 and 2x stake for 3, 4, 5 and 6 of a kind. The Queen and King also pay the same – 0.30 to 2.50x stake for 3 to 6 of a kind in combinations. The Ace returns 0.40, 0.80, 1.50 and 3x stake.
The premiums are 6 thematic items – tongs, shields, helmets, swords, chalices and gold Golems. The tongs grants 0.60 to 4.50x stake wins, the shield – 0.80 to 5x stake for 3 to 5. The helmet and crossed swords pays 1, 2.50, 4 and 6 times the stake. The chalices is worth 1.20, 3, 5 and 7 times the stake. The gold Golem is the most rewarding symbol of all paying 2, 4.50, 6 and 12 times your stake.
The regular wild substitutes for all card and premium symbols. It pays as much as the gold Golem – 2 to 12x stake for 3 to 6 in winning combinations. There is a second wild symbol – the Hammer Wild. Every time this symbol lands, it triggers a special feature. The Volcano scatter is the symbol with the ‘BONUS’ sign on it. Hitting 3 or more of it activate Light the Forge bonus game.
Wins you can get from 3 or more matching symbols landed from the leftmost reel to the right. Thy also have to appear adjacently to each other.
There are 5 bonus features in Hammer of Vulcan. One of them is the Hammer Strike! feature. Every time the Hammer wild lands, it transforms itself and all symbols below it into regular wilds. The latter are paying ones and can help you complete combinations.
The second extra is the Light the Forge! bonus game and you trigger it with 3 to 6 Volcano scatters. This happens the following way:
These rounds start with a win multiplier of 1x, which increases by 1 every time you land a Hammer Wild. You can retrigger the Light the Forge! bonus game with more Volcano scatters as follows:
In case the last spin of Light the Forge! game is not a winning one, the Strike Again feature gives you an extra free spin. Again, Hammer wilds increase the multiplier by 1. If you get no win, you will activate the Strike Again mode once more. You can still land scatters and retrigger extra rounds.
The last extra in Hammer of Vulcan is the Buy Feature. You can pay 80x bet to trigger the Light the Forge! bonus game immediately. This will happen with 3 to 6 scatters with the same frequency as when randomly activating it. The bonus feature pays the same as when activated naturally. Its RTP is higher – 96.63%.
Hammer of Vulcan is thematic, stylish and very original game. It is inspired by the rich Greek myths and legends. The images, music and features work in perfect synchrony. The rounds are worth it since there are 5 different bonus features and games and a total win of 20,347x stake per spin!