The Golden City
Take a part in the Halloween celebration by playing this slot with candy, pumpkins and lucky 7s. The game includes doubling and tripling of symbols, varying multiplier boosts on each row and free spins!
Habanero is the developer of this Halloween-inspired video slot. It stands out with unique features and pleasant graphics. The music is bouncy and fun. While you are spinning you will win from multipliers and double and triple symbols.
The grid forms of 5 reels and 5 rows and contains 25 symbols each spin. To win you have to match 3 to 15 symbols on a row and if there are more wins on more than one row, they will be added together. You can play with from 20 up to 5,000 coins if you wish.
The game has high volatility and a great RTP of 98.12%, which makes it very beneficial. There are different multipliers applied to the wins on each row from x1 to x3. The pumpkin wild helps you score more wins. The Hot Hot feature doubles and triples symbols at random thus counting them for 2 and 3. This way the symbols on the reels can become much more.
The pumpkin wild triggers from 6 or 12 free spins. During them, winning symbols lock in place and can double or triple themselves too. So, the Hot Hot feature is active during the free games too. The max win is from 15 of the 7 symbols which give you 1,250x stake. In case there is a multiplier of x3 when these symbols land on the 3rd row, you can pocket 3,750 times your stake.
The game takes place during Halloween in a festively decorated town. There are many lights at night or late in the evening. Around the grid, there are lit candles, pumpkins and graves. There is a torch on both sides and the reels. The frames of the grid are stone blocks. They have the corresponding multiplier value written on each row. The reels are semi-transparent and separated with metal frames.
On the grid, you will see all kinds of shapes in a different colour each. Pink candies, purple graves, yellow stars, pink eyes can land in view. There are also pumpkin wilds, lucky 7s, red hands, blue ghosts. The symbols are a mixture of traditional Halloween items.
The soundtrack is bouncy and makes you want to dance and more typical for a club. It includes a Halloween tune, howls and wind blow. The free spins are set in a different scenery as usual. The music is mode dynamic and tribal. On both sides of the reels, there are stone blocks with bats on their top. The graphics and music of the game in both modes are great and enhance the gameplay very much.
Hot Hot Halloween has 5 rows and matching from 3 to 10 of the low-paying and 3 to 15 of the high-value ones gives you wins. Payouts on different rows are added and multiplied as follows:
There are 4 low-value and 6 high-value symbols and a wild. The purple symbol pays from 0.15 x to 12.50 x stake for 3 to 10 symbols on adjacent positions. The blue symbol gives you from 0.15 to 15 times your stake for 3 to 10 symbols. The green one is next according to its value. It pays from 0.15 to 17.50 times your bet for 3 to 10 symbols. The pink candy swirl gives you from 0.15x to 20x stake for 3 to 10 symbols on adjacent positions.
The high-value symbols include a star that grants from 0.25x to 22.50x stake wins for 3 to 10 symbols. The green hand pays from 0.25x to 25x stake for 3 to 10 symbols. The blue ghost gives you from 0.25x to 40x stake for 3 to 10 symbols landed on adjacent positions.
The pink eye is worth even more – hit 3 to 10 symbols of it to win from 0.25x to 50x stake. The purple grave symbol gives you from 0.25 to 75 times your stake. The best player of all is the 7 with the horns. Hit 3 to 15 symbols of this one to be paid from 0.50 to 1,250 times your stake.
The traditional for Halloween single and double pumpkin are both wild symbols here. The single pumpkin wild can appear on all reels except on the 3rd one. These two symbols don’t bring you payouts and only substitute for missing ones.
During the game, you can randomly trigger the Hot Hot feature. When this happens, each of the low-paying, high-value and wild symbols can turn into double symbols. Then, they count as 2 symbols and give you higher wins. The 7 symbol, which is the most lucratively paying, is the only one that can become a triple symbol. It counts as 3 of the seven symbols.
You can trigger 6 or 12 free games with the help of wild pumpkin symbols. Get 3 or more single wilds or at least 1 single and 1 double pumpkin in one spin on reels 1 and 2 or on reels 4 and 5. this would ensure you 6 free spins. Pumpkins can land left to right and right to left to ensure you feature triggers.
To win 12 free games hit 3 or more single wilds or 1 single and 1 double wild on reels 1 and 2 along with 1 single and 1 double wild on reels 4 and 5 in a spin. Except for the triggering spin, all symbols that land in winning combinations will lock in place. Exception is the triggering spin only. The locked symbols will stay on their positions for the duration of free spins.
The locked symbols can double or triple themselves and count as 2 or 3 symbols until the feature ends. There is a possibility for 24 locked symbols to be present at once on the screen in any random order. You cannot re-trigger the free games.
There are plenty of Halloween slots released online so far. If you are into them, you can try Halloween Jack, Pumpkin Smash, Happy Halloween or any other. In Hot Hot Halloween you will have fun with the superb features and stand a chance to win decent wins. This is indicated in the RTP of the game and in the larger grid with doubled and tripled symbols.